ROCKY ROAD – A1083025
Safe - 8-8-2016 Brooklyn
My name is ROCKY ROAD. My Animal ID # is A1083025.
I am a female br brindle and white am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 07/28/2016 from NY 11435, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
08/05/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is AVERAGE, Weight 43.3 LBS.
Disp meds – doxy 2 tabs po sid x 10 d.
07/28/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
07/28/16 12:28 Rocky Road was found outside in a schoolyard and police brought her to the ACC on a leash. Police reported that she was friendly to them on the ride over. At the shelter, she sniffed counselors and attempted to lick them. She sniffed around the office and pulled on her leash a bit. Rocky Road was taken outside for photographs and followed counselors out the door without resistance. She wriggled around a bit during collaring and photographs attempting to get closer to counselors.
08/03/2016 WEB MEMO
07/30/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Behavior during Intake: Rocky Road was described as friendly affectionate and allowed all handling. Rocky Road came into the shelter on 7/29/16, so her past behaviors in a home are unknown Behavior. During SAFER Rocky Road was friendly when entering the assessment room she had a loose body posture when interacting with the assessor, she allowed all handling items to be conducted without issue. Rocky Road was relaxed during the tag interaction, and during the resource portion of the assessment. Rocky Road was easy to handle when engaged with the item. Rocky Road appears to be sociable, and did not display any behavior concerns, so the department feels she would be suitable for a “Average” adopter. Look: 1. Dog leans forward or jumps up to lick the Assessor’s face with tail wagging, ears back and eyes averted. Sensitivity: 1. Dog leans into the Assessor, eyes soft or squinty, soft and loose body, and open mouth. Tag: 1. Dog assumes play position and joins the game. Or dog indicates play with huffing, soft ‘popping’ of the body, etc. Dog jumps on Assessor once play begins. Squeeze 1 & 2: Dog gently pulls back her paw Toy: 1. Dog settles down close to chew, will relinquish toy to you. Dog-Dog:When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Rocky Road greets the other dog displaying soft body language. She is social, displaying bouncy language as she interacts with the male and female dogs.
07/29/2016 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
**Social Greeter Dog** Rocky Road was surrendered as a stray so her past behavior around dogs is unknown. When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Rocky Road is social and displays soft body language when greeting both male and female dogs. She is utilized as a greeter dog and displays the same appropriate behavior. She displays bouncy body language and is tolerant of males that mount her. The Behavior Department recommends that Rocky Road be placed in a home with a dog that matches her calm energy level. 7/29-7/30: Rocky Road greets the other dog displaying soft body language. She is social, displaying bouncy language as she interacts with the male and female dogs. 8/2: Rocky Road is utilized as a greeter dog today. She meets new male dogs displaying soft body language. She is tolerant of persistently sexually motivated males. 8/3: Rocky Road wanders in a group of calm female dogs.
07/29/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Scan negative Female,~2yrs Sociable, tolerates handling, no sign of aggression clean coat NOSF
08/05/2016 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating AVERAGE
S/O) BAR. SND A) Rejected for sx due to SND – CIRDC. P) Temporary waiver. Disp meds – Doxy tabs 100 mg 2 tabs po sid x 10.
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