MIDNITE – A1107929
Safe - 4-15-2017 Brooklyn
MIDNITE – A1107929
MALE, BLACK, SHIH TZU / POODLE TOY, 8 yrs
OWNER SUR – EVALUATE, NO HOLD Reason PERS PROB
Intake condition UNSPECIFIE Intake Date 04/09/2017, From NY 11205, DueOut Date 04/09/2017
Medical Behavior Evaluation ORANGE
Medical Summary Intact male Estimated age: 8 years Microchip noted on Intake? Negative Owner surrender. Apparently healthymale intact ( matted) or – Cage aggresive, Do not like medical handling T =Not taken P = 130 bpm R = panting BCS 5/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: NAF PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: Intact male MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal: Not performed Assessment Matted Behavior Plan Vaccines, microchipped, pyrantel, flea treatment Total body shave under sedation HW neagative Prognosis: Good SURGERY: Okay for surgery
Midnite is a male 8 year old shih Tzu/poodle mix who is being surrendered due to his previous owner moving to a place that doesn’t allow animals and not being able to find him a new home.
Around strangers Midnite is relaxed playful and plays gently with adults and children. Midnite has lived with children ages infants and older, around them he is relaxed and playful. Midnite has lived with small and large dogs but tend to get nervous around large dogs. Midnite is relaxed and affectionate around dogs his size and smaller. Midnite has never been around cat so it is unknown how he will react to being around them.
Midnite has never bitten another person or animal and has shown no behavior issues while in his home. Midnite is not bothered by loud sounds. Midnite’s previous owner was unable to take a treat/toy away from him because he would always run away with it so it is unknown how he would react to that event. Midnite is friendly when someone pushes/pulls him off of the furniture, holds/restrains him, disturbs him while he is resting/ sleeping, gives him a bath, and brushes his coat. Midnite’s previous owner would take him to the groomer to get his nails trimmed so it is unknown how he would react to that event. If an unfamiliar person were to approach his family or home Midnite would bark at first then be relaxed.
For a New Family to Know:
Midnite is described as friendly, affectionate, confident and mellow with a high activity level. When at home Midnite will follow around his owner and likes to play with balls and squeaky toys. Midnite was kept indoor sonly and was fed both wet and dry food from the brand kibbles and bits. Midnite is house trained and rarely has any accidents. Midnite is well behaved when left alone at home. Midnite has never been crate trained and knows the commands: sit, come, give paw, speak and no. Midnite like both slow and brisk walks on a leash and doesn’t pull.
Midnite’s previous guardian reported that he is playful with dogs his size but gets nervous around large dogs.
4/10: When off leash at the Care Center, Midnite briefly greets the other small male and female dogs but mostly keeps to himself and explores the yard.
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