OLYMPIA – A1100164
Safe - 12-31-2016 Manhattan
My name is OLYMPIA. My Animal ID # is A1100164.
I am a female white and black am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 1 YEAR
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 12/20/2016 from NY 10026, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
12/26/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is EXPERIENCE, Weight 48.6 LBS.
No Final Exam
12/20/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
12/20/16 15:11 Basic Information Olympia is an approximate 3 year old female American Pitt Bull Terrier. She is being surrendered as a stray. Finder stated he saw her tied up by a grocery store for a few hours. Finder visited the store several times and finally decided to bring her in for the night. Client stated she tolerated touch buy was shy. Finder was the only one who handled this pet. She saw some dogs outside during a walk and she ignored them. She never displayed signs of aggression towards finder. Behavior during Intake Olympia tolerated all handling. No signs of aggression were displayed.
12/24/2016 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: What’s black and white and adorable all over? Olympia!!! OK, so that’s not quite how that old silly joke goes, but it works for Miss Olympia. She’s a little peanut, shy but friendly, happy to be out for a walk to go potty. She meets new people with a little tail wag, and everyone wants to meet her because she’s so darned cute!! Her leash manners are lovely, she allowed me to put a coat on her against the cold air, and ignored dogs we pass on our way to the park. She’s been shy and fearful in playgroups with other dogs so slow careful introductions to any resident dogs is important. Olympia and I get to know each other better once in a pen where Olympia hops right up on the bench to sit beside me. As we chat about the weather, climate change, her favorite treats, Olympia starts to snuggle in closer to me with a little wave of her tail. Alert and curious as to what’s going on outside the pen in the driveway, she’s happy to observe cuddled by my side. I see our little Olympia snuggled on the couch with her new person or family watching TV or playing video games, or reading a favorite book. Her personality is sure to emerge a bit more as she gets comfortable, but even now, our shy little girl is an absolute delight.
12/23/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: N/A Unaltered, Stray Other notes: Upon intake Olympia tolerated all handling. SAFER ASSESSMENT: 12/23/2016 Look: 2. Dog’s eyes are averted. Her body posture is a bit tense; her tail is low and not moving, mouth closed. 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: 2. Dog is not fearful, but is unresponsive to the Assessor Squeeze 1 / 2: 1. Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. Her eyes are averted and her ears are back. Toy 1. No interest. Summary: Olympia was cautious and alert throughout assessment, a bit fearful, but tolerated handling. PLAYGROUP: 12/21: When introduced off leash to other dogs in the care center, Olympia is nervous and avoids approach. 12/22: Olympia continues to avoid approach. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 12/21/16 During her initial medical exam Olympia appeared nervous. ENERGY LEVEL: RECOMMENDATIONS: Experience (Suitable for an adopter with a previous amount of dog experience) Potential challenges: _X_Fearful (The behavior department recommends allowing Olympia to approach her potential new adopters at her own pace. Force-free, reward based training is advised when introducing/exposing Olympia to new and unfamiliar situations.)
12/21/2016 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
Olympia has been fearful of approach from other dogs in the care center. The behavior department feels that Olympia would be most comfortable as the only resident dog at this time. Olympia may benefit from additional socialization to polite dogs on slow, one-on-one basis. 12/21: When introduced off leash to other dogs in the care center, Olympia is nervous and avoids approach. 12/22: Olympia continues to avoid approach. 12/23: Olympia is more comfortable in the yard today but still fearful of the approach of other dogs. She will drop to the ground when sniffed and only get back up once the other dog has walked away.
12/21/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
BARH scan negative female intact clean teeth, eyes, ears clean coat nervous, scared NOSF
12/24/2016 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating EXPERIENCE
12/24/16 S/O: BAR, food eaten, normal feces in kennel moderatel serous nasal d/c A: CIRDC P: move to iso doxycyline 100mg: two and a quarter tabs PO SID x 10days prognosis: good
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