SAFE 04/07/15 PRISCILLA – A1030734 – MANHATTAN, NY
Safe - 4-7-2015 Manhattan
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SAFE – 04/07/15
My name is PRISCILLA. My Animal ID # is A1030734.
Pulled by Heaven Can Wait Rescue – NY
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I am a female tan and white am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 10 MONTHS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 03/18/2015 from NY 10029, owner surrender reason stated was PERS PROB.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
04/02/2015 Exam Type CAGE EXAM – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 50.0 LBS.
No uri signs today ok to move out of iso
03/18/2015 PET PROFILE MEMO
03/18/15 21:28 Basic Information Priscilla is a 9 month old female American Pit Bull Terrier that has lived with her owner since she was 3 months old. She has never seen a vet, but owner has never noticed any apparent health issues. Owner can no longer care for Priscilla due to housing issues. Social Life & Personality Owner states that Priscilla has interacted with children ages 8 and up. She is usually relaxed and playful with children, but will cower away if they are too loud or grabby. Priscilla plays with dogs of all sizes and visits the dog park twice a week. Her behavior near cats is unknown. She is trained to use the restroom on both wee wee pads and outside. Owner has not noticed any accidents around the house. She has low energy level in the home, but is very hyper when she goes outside. Behavior Owner does state the Priscilla tends to bark, whine and pace back and forth when left alone. However, she has not engaged in distructive behavior. Owner states that Priscilal allows them to touch her food bowl, toys and treats. She is well behaved during bath time provided the water is not too cold. She will also allow the owner to trim her nails ” a litte bit”, but they must go slow or she will flinch and try to softly mouthed at their hand. Priscilla will bark if someone approaches the home, but will run away once the door is open. For a new Family to know Priscilla knows the commands “sit” and “down”. She is excersied by on leash walks and trips to the dog park. Her favorite toys are balls and chew bones. She has never been crate trained, but does not destroy items around the home. Owner reports that Priscilla follows them around the home. She will come when called while off leash and is not afraid of loud noises. Priscilla was free fed dry pedigree dog food with chopped up beef sticks. She loves to sleep in the corner of the room on a blanket. Behavior During Intake Priscilla was a bit tense during intake but would approach the counselor slowly. She accepted treats and light petting from the counselor but was weary of the microchip scanner and collar. Counsleor had to approach slowly to scan for microchip without Priscilal flinching. She scanned negative for a microchip.
03/25/2015 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: Lovely Priscilla has remained shy and subdued until now. She will obey what ever order you give her. She comes when called, sits on command, hops on the bench near me and walks calmly on the leash. She could even be house trained. Priscilla is only nine months of age but seems to have already been a mother. She has been beautifully cared for, though and is absolutely gorgeous. I love her lioness face and her pleading eyes. She is so out of place. She so would love to be home with her family… I always find her laying in a corner of her kennel, barely moving and asking silently:”Leave me in here…I feel safer…”.Priscilla is with us as her owners were going through some hard times. I hope they will come back for her and if not, a loving home and a caring family will heal Priscilla’s broken heart. Let’s wait and see and hope that soon enough, a lucky star will shine again over little Priscilla.
03/26/2015 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Priscilla walks calmly on leash. She was sociable toward the handler during the assessment – soft body, wagging tail. She was calm and relaxed during handling. Priscilla had a low body position during the tag test, but followed the assessor at the end of the leash. She was not interested in food, toys or rawhide. Priscilla was surrender to us. Her last owner state that Priscilla has interacted with children ages 8 and up. She is usually relaxed and playful with children, but will cower away if they are too loud or grabby. Priscilla plays with dogs of all sizes and visits the dog park twice a week. The owner mentioned that Priscilla allows them to touch her food bowl, toys and treats”. Priscilla did not show any concern during the behavior assessment. The behavior department feels that she can go to an Average home. Look: 2. Dog pulls out of Assessor’s hands each time without settling during three repetitions. Sensitivity: 1. Dog stands still and accepts the touch, her eyes are averted, and her tail is in neutral position with relaxed body posture. Dog’s mouth is likely closed for at least a portion of the assessment item. Tag: 1. Follows at end of leash, low and a bit fearful. Squeeze 1: 1. Dog gently pulls back her paw. Squeeze 2: 1. Dog gently pulls back her paw. Food 1. No interest. Toy 1. No interest. Rawhide 1. No interest. Dog-dog: With other dogs off-leash, Priscilla at first was a bit nervous meeting other dog but then she became playful and was tolerant around them.
03/29/2015 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
When off leash with other dogs, Priscilla is intially overwhelmed. Given time she relaxes and become playful.
03/20/2015 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Negative MC Intact female QARH Negative fleas/earmites (activyl) Good teeth NOSF Nervous on exam, but warms
04/02/2015 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 1 – NORMAL ,
No uri signs today ok to move out of iso
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