SKYLER – A1099592
Safe - 12-30-2016 Brooklyn
My name is SKYLER. My Animal ID # is A1099592.
I am a female cream am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 1 YEAR
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 12/13/2016 from NY 11208, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
12/28/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is AVERAGE, Weight 50.4 LBS.
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12/13/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
12/13/16 15:37hrs “Skyler” displayed loose body language and was friendly and allowed handling. “Skyler” was nervous about being loaded into the van but did not show any signs of aggression.
12/20/2016 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: Sweet and gentle Skyler is a little bit shy at first, but doesn’t let her hesitance get in the way of her natural curiosity. Skyler loves to explore and seeks attention from the staff and volunteers who take her out, always eager for an ear scratch or a belly rub. She seems to really thrive on human companionship and gain confidence from being around people. Skyler doesn’t pull on the leash, can sit for treats and take them very gently, and seems to be at least a little bit housebroken! 🙂 Skyler stays quiet in her cage but perks up when going for walks, wagging her tail and using her expressive ears to show how happy she is to go out. Come and see this pretty little lady at the Brooklyn ACC today.
12/15/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: N/A Unaltered, Stray Other notes: Upon intake Skyler had a loose body and appeared friendly. She tolerated all handling. SAFER ASSESSMENT: 12/15/16 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. Tag: 1. Dog assumes play position and joins the game. Squeeze 1: 1. Dog gently pulls back her paw. Squeeze 2: 1. Dog gently pulls back her paw. Toy: 1. Minimal interest, dog sniffs toy. Summary: Skyler displayed no behavioral concerns on her assessment. PLAYGROUP: Skyler was brought in as a stray so her past behavior around other dogs is unknown. When off leash at the Care Center, Skyler is initially nervous. With further playgroup sessions Skyler is able to solicit and engage in gentle play with male and female dogs. She offers appropriate corrections for a dog continually soliciting play. The Behavior Department recommends that Skyler be placed in a home with resident dogs that match her calm sociability or playstyle. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 12/13/16 During her initial medical exam Skyler allowed all handling. RECOMMENDATIONS: Average (Suitable for an adopter with an average amount of dog experience)
12/14/2016 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
Skyler was brought in as a stray so her past behavior around other dogs is unknown. When off leash at the Care Center, Skyler is initially nervous. With further playgroup sessions Skyler is able to solicit and engage in gentle play with male and female dogs. She offers appropriate corrections for a dog continually soliciting play. The Behavior Department recommends that Skyler be placed in a home with resident dogs that match her calm sociability or playstyle. 12/14: Skyler enters the pen with a nervous posture, tucked tail and low head, moving slowly. She greets the helper dog briefly with a soft face and her body begins to loosen. She does not initiate any further interactions and spends most of the time exploring the pen. 12/16: Skyler displays soft body language as she greets a female dog. She displays slightly bouncy body language when solicited to play and is able to engage in gentle chase play. 12/18: Sklyer displayed nervous body language -a lowered body and tense face- throughout todays sessions. She was tolerant of male and female dogs mounting her. 12/19: Skyler engaged in a brief bout of wiggly, bouncy play and appropriately corrected another dog for being pushy about his solicitations. 12/21: In a group of playful male and female dogs, Skyler is nervous and keeps to herself. She does not engage in play when solicited.
12/13/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Scanned negative BARH- tolerated all handling well Intact female Approx 1 yr old Eyes, ears and nose- clear Teeth- mild staining No parasites or fleas seen Ambx4 NOSF
12/26/2016 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , behavior rating AVERAGE
12/26/16 Recheck appetite – recently diagnosed with CIRDC. O: QARH. Reported to have a good appetite. No vomiting seen or reported. EENT: Mild serous nasal discharge. No ocular discharge. H/L: No coughing observed. A: Improved appetite. CIRDC appears to be responding to Doxy. P: Finish Doxycycline as planned. Excellent prognosis.
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