MUNICA – 7968 (Alternate ID – A1126014)
Urgent - Brooklyn
SUPER URGENT 09/30/17
My name is MUNICA. My Animal ID # is 7968 (Alternate ID – A1126014)
I am a female white and brown am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 4 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 09/19/2017 from NY 11433, owner surrender reason stated was OWN ARREST.
09/29/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Munica A1126014 was placed At Risk for CIRDC
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
09/29/2017 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 63.8 LBS.
Lots of growth on both sides. On yellow side (yellow/white growth). On red side lots of olive green growth.
09/19/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
09/19/17 20:10 Behavior while with caretaker: Munica is very friendly around children and adults and likes to play exuberantly. Munica is house trained and uses the bathroom outdoors. Intake Behavior: Munica had a loose body and a wagging tail during intake. Munica allowed staff to collar, scan for a mcirochip and take pictures with nosigns of aggression.
No Web Memo
09/22/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Limited profile Date of intake 9/19/2017 Unaltered female, stray Behavior toward children: Social, plays exuberantly Other: Munica is allergic to chicken. SAFER ASSESSMENT: Date of assessment 9/22/2017 Look: 2. Dog’s eyes are averted, lip lick, tail down, mouth open. 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, mouth closed, ears back, lip lick. Tag: 3. Dog over escalates during game, jumping up with moderate intensity toward handler and leash, but settles easily at end Squeeze 1 / 2: 1. Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. Her eyes are averted and her ears are back. Toy 1. Dog settles close, keeps a firm grip, body loose. She does not place her body between you and the toy. Summary: Munica showed some discomfort with up-close handling, lip licking, but tolerated the touch. She displayed a low threshold for arousal as she escalated fairly quickly during the tag portion though recovered well. PLAYGROUP: When off leash at the Care Center, Munica is initially tense when greeting other dogs, but loosen up as her session continues. She is tolerant of most inappropriate behaviors, and occasionally mounts. Munica was surrender as a stray so her past behavior with other dogs is unknown. The Behavior Department recommends that Munica be placed in a home with resident dogs that are well socialized and match her calm sociability. INTAKE BEHAVIOR Date of intake 9/19/2017 During intake, Munica had a loose body and wagging tail, she allowed all handling. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Date of initial 9/20/2017 During her initial medical exam, Munica allowed handling. ENERGY LEVEL: We have limited history on Munica so we cannot be certain of her behavior in a home environment. In the care center, Munica dispays a medium level of energy.
RECOMMENDATIONS: Experienced (suitable for an adopter with some previous dog experience, especially in the behavior outlined below) _X_No young children (under 5) – Munica may become overly aroused with quick movements and may be most comfortable in a home without very young childen. He otherwise shows good coping skills, even when uncomfortable. Older, dog savvy children may be considered pending an in-depth interaction. Potential challenges: _X_Social hyper-arousal – Munica has displayed a low threshold for arousal, rapidly escalating and jumping up with moderate intensity during tag game. We recommend only force-free, reward based training when introducing or exposing Munica to new and unfamiliar situations. _X_Anxiety – Munica has shown some signs of potential anxiety in the care center (whining, stress panting). This behavior was not reported at intake, and we have minimal history on Munica, so we cannot be certain whether similar behavior will be seen in a future home. Munica may do best initially in a calm, quiet, structured routine in her new home environment so she can acclimate to her new surroundings
09/21/2017 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
When off leash at the Care Center, Munica is initially tense when greeting other dogs, but loosen up as her session continues. She is tolerant of most inappropriate behaviors, and occasionally mounts. Munica was surrender as a stray so her past behavior with other dogs is unknown. The Behavior Department recommends that Munica be placed in a home with resident dogs that are well socialized and match her calm sociability. 9/21: Munica greets the novel male dog with a slightly tense body. She exchanges sniff, before moving away and exploring her surroundings. She occasionally checks in with the greeter. 9/22: Today, Munica was respectful of both nervous male and female dogs. She displayed a soft body before wandering the pens. When she is introduced to an anxious dog, she paws slap him before attempting to mount him. She immediately stops after handlers interrupt her. 9/23- 9/28: Munica was utilized as a greeter. She is tolerant of an extremely sexually motivated male, and attempts to slow him down with paw slaps.
09/20/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 4 Microchip noted on Intake? yes History : stray Subjective: BAR, hydrated Observed Behavior – friendly, allows exam with minimal restraint, needed firmer restraint for treatments and blood draw. Evidence of Cruelty seen – no Evidence of Trauma seen – no Objective P = 120 R = 20 BCS: 5/9 EENT: Otitis AU, hyperplastic/hyperkeratotis, erythematous pinna, clear OU, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: mild tartar, staining PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: female intact, no mgts or dc, prominent mammary tissue MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted. Dermatitis: generalized, multifocal charachterized by patches of alopecia, crusts, appears somewhat pruritic. Scar along left lateral antebrachium and right lateral thorax. CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment: dermatitis as above: rule out infectious vs inflammatory vs allergic vs other otitis Plan: skin scrape: negative Woods lamp, some mild fluorescence present, not diagnostic DTM culture submitted treat ears and dermatitis: 1. otomax SID AU x 14 days 2. simplecef PO SID x 14 days 3. medicated bath Prognosis: good depending on cause of dermatitis and response to treatment. SURGERY: temporary waiver due to dermatitis.
09/28/2017 BS NEW URI (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS ,
ALERTED BY ADOPTIONS PT IS COUGHING, LETHARGIC CURRENTLY UNDER TX FOR DERMATITIS Evidence of Cruelty seen – NONE Evidence of Trauma seen – NONE Objective QARH MM PINK T = 103.7 P = 140 R = COUGHING BCS 6/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted NARES FLARED Oral Exam: MM PINK SCANT DENTAL STAINING PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic COUGHS THROUGHOUT EXAM PHLEGMY ABD: NOT PALPATED U/G: FEMALE MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal: NOT PERFORMED Assessment CIRDC, NO SIGNS OF PNEUMONIA Plan LRS 500ML SC B12 0.5ML SC DOXYCYCLINE 300 MG MG PO SID X 10 DAYS- GIVEN FIRST DOSE AT EXAM Prognosis: VERY GOOD SURGERY: Temporary waiver due to CIRDC
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