MILEY – A1073343
Safe - 5-29-2016 Brooklyn
Meow Gallery: The layout slider is not available in this version.
My name is MILEY. My Animal ID # is A1073343.
I am a female tan and white pit bull mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 YEARS
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 05/11/2016 from NY 11101, owner surrender reason stated was LLORDPRIVA.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
05/26/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is EXPNOCHILD, Weight 59.8 LBS.
No Final Exam
05/11/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
05/11/16 18:38 Basic info Miley is a 2 year old pit-bull mix that was surrendered because the owner can no longer keep the dog because the landlord doesn’t want the animal in the home. Miley has never suffered any health issues or injuries. Miley has never been to the vet neither. The client has had Miley for 2 months. Socialization Miley has never been around any animals or children while she was with the previous owner. Miley is friendly around strangers. If a stranger approaches Miley too fast she will bark in a fearful manor. When you approach Miley with a relaxed tone she wags her tail and places her head on your lap. Miley does like to approach strangers when she conformable. Behavior Miley has no pervious history with anyone or animal. Miley enjoys baths. When Miley get a baths she just lays in the tub. Miley isn’t bothered by her food bowl being touched or taken away. Miley does like to pretend she’s a lap dog, so she’ll jump on the lap of people she comfortable with. Miley also isn’t bothered by loud noises. For a new family to know Miley is a very sweet dog. Miley eats both wet and dry food separately throughout the day. Miley goes outside for walks 2-3 times a day. Miley will not go to the bathroom inside the home. Miley loves all toys and her favorite game is tug. Miley does respond to commands such as sit, come, and go. Miley is a indoor only dog. Upon intake Miley was quiet and approachable upon intake. Miley allowed all handling.
05/25/2016 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: Miley can be shy and fearful, so much so that the first couple times I walked her I didn’t think I’d ever get a glimpse of the “real” Miley. The one described by her previous owner as a very sweet dog that just lays in the tub when it’s bathtime and likes to pretend she’s a lap dog. But with some time and treats it seems I became a familiar face, and one special lady emerged! She walks beautifully on leash and seems housebroken. She lights up at the sight of a tennis ball and loves to play fetch. She easily lets me take the ball from her, but loves to stretch out at my feet and gently chew on it — almost like a pacifier in the strange new place she finds herself. She thoroughly and gently licks my hands when I pet her and later moves on to my face — she is so incredibly sweet! She’ll nest on my lap, prop her paws up on familiar staff members we encounter in the hallways, and even roll over for belly rubs! A slow approach is a minuscule price to pay for all the love Miley has to give! Could your lap be her new favorite place? Please come see her at Brooklyn ACC!
05/13/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Miley previously lived with 1 adult and no children. The owner stated Miley is friendly around strangers but with a slow approach, if she is approached too fast she will bark out of fear. The owner mentioned once Miley is comfortable she tends to place her head on your lap. It was reported by the owner Miley is house trained. At intake it was reported Miley was quiet when approached and allowed all handling. During SAFER Miley came into the assessment room tense and fearful, she was not interested with interacting with the assessor. She allowed all handling items to be conducted without issue. Miley was follows but fearful with her tail tucked during the tag interaction, and during the resources portion of the assessment Miley was easy to handle when engaged with the item. Miley has been showing fearful behavior and avoids interaction in the care center. We cannot be certain if behavior may be suppressed as a result of the shelter environment. Please note that behavior may change when Miley is more comfortable and settled in a home environment. In addition, we recommend that introductions are done slowly, and Miley be given the opportunity to interact at her own pace. The behavior department feels she can be suitable for an experience adopter with no children. Look: 2. Dog’s eyes are averted. Her body posture is stiff and fearful; her tail is low and not moving. She allows head to be held loosely in Assessor’s cupped hands. Sensitivity: 2. Dog stands still and accepts the touch, her eyes are averted, her tail is between her legs, body tense, mouth closed. Tag: 1. Follows at end of leash, body low and a bit fearful. Squeeze 1: 3. Dog closes mouth, becomes tense. Flank squeeze 1: 2. Dog does not respond at all. Body tense. Flank squeeze 2: 2. Dog does not respond at all. Body tense. Toy: 1. No interest. Dog-dog: Miley’s previous owner reported that she has never been around another dog. When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Miley greets appropriately then wanders and paces in the pen with a tense face.
05/12/2016 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
Miley’s previous owner reported that she has never been around another dog. When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Miley greets appropriately then wanders and paces in the pen with a tense face. 5/24: Miley is more relaxed today. She greets and wanders in the pen, displaying bouncy body language.
05/12/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Scan negative F; 2 YO; 61 lb Nervois; Stoic; allows petting and scanning, but required muzzle for vaccines Mildly overweight EEN clear Skin and coat clear BARH
05/25/2016 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating EXPNOCHILD
05/25/16 13:15 VC: Monitor for CIRDC S/O: QAR, APP ++. Mucopurulent nasal discharge, sneezing. A: CIRDC P: Move to ISO, start 10d doxycycline Prognosis: Excellent
Generated on May 27 2016 6:00PM
For more information on adopting from the NYC AC&C, or to find a rescue to assist, please read the following: http://urgentpodr.org/adoption-info-and-list-of-rescues. If you are local to the Tri-State, New England, and the general Northeast United States area, and you are SERIOUS about adopting or fostering one of the animals at NYC ACC, please read our MUST READ section for instructions, or email [email protected] Our experienced volunteers will do their best to guide you through the process. * We highly discourage everyone from trusting strangers that send them Facebook messages, offering help, for it has ended in truly tragic events.* For more info on behavior codes and ratings, please click here: http://information.urgentpodr.org/acc-placement-status-descriptions. For answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please see: http://information.urgentpodr.org/category/frequently-asked-questions/. You can call (212) 788-4000 for automated instructions.
View all entries in: Safe Dogs 2016-05