VIVIAN – A1073040
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Staten Island Center
My name is VIVIAN. My Animal ID # is A1073040.
I am a female tan and white chihuahua sh mix. The shelter thinks I am about 6 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 05/09/2016 from NY 10309, owner surrender reason stated was PERS PROB. I came in with Group/Litter #K16-056652.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
05/11/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is EXPNOCHILD, Weight 6.4 LBS.
No Final Exam
05/09/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
05/09/16 19:46 Basic Information: Vivian is a 6 year old female Chihuahua that had her hip dislocated a few weeks ago. Owner has had Vivian for a 6 years. Socialization: According to the owner, Vivian is fearful around strangers but once relaxed she plays gentle with adults. Vivian came from a home that had children, another dog and cat and owner stated she was relaxed and playful around them. Vivian has never bit another animal or person while in owner’s care. Behavior: Vivian is afraid when someone takes away her food, treats and toys, when someone pushes her off furniture, when someone gives her a bath or trims her nails, having her coat brushed, when being held/restrained when unfamiliar people approach owners backyard or when she is disturbed while sleeping. Vivian will try to bite when unfamiliar people approach family members or owner. For a New Family to Know: Vivian is described as fearful with a low activity level. When in the home, she liked to follow owner around. Vivian is somewhat house trained and would have accidents a few times a week. When left home alone, Vivian would go potty indoors. When owner would leave her alone in the backyard, she was well behaved. Vivian knows the command come. For exercise, Vivian would go play in the backyard. When on leash, she pulls lightly. Owner stated that if Vivian is taken off leash, she will try to run away. Vivian likes to play with bones and chew toys. Owner fed Vivian both wet and dry food but brand was not specified. Owner feels that Vivian would do best in a home with a calm adult as she gets scared very easily.
No Web Memo
05/10/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPNOCHILD
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Vivian came into our center along with another Chihuahua citing moving issues. It is reported Vivian also lived with children and a cat, played gently. Owner reports Vivian is initially fearful around strangers, but will warm up and relax. Owner states Vivian will try to bite when unfamiliar people approach family members or owner. Vivian was uncomfortable upon entering SAFER assessment area. She allowed her head to be cupped in assessor’s hands during Look item, lip lick, tense, eyes averted. Vivian stood still during Sensitivity item, tail tucked, mouth closed. She did not follow during Tag game, crouching on 2nd and 3rd pass. Vivian pulled her paw back on both Squeeze attempts, lip lick. She showed no interest in Toy, though this may be due to environment as owner reports she plays with bones and chew toys. Vivian approached the helper dog very slowly, investigated and then turned away. The Behavior Team feels Vivian would do best in an Experienced home with no children, owner feels that Vivian would do best in a home with a calm adult as she gets scared very easily. Look: 2. Dog’s eyes are averted. Her body is tense; her tail is low and not moving. 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 tucked, mouth closed Tag: 3. Does not follow, crouches at 2nd and 3rd pass. Squeeze 1 / 2: 2. Dog pulls back paw, lip lick Toy 1. No interest. Dog – dog 2. Dog approaches very slowly, investigates and then turns away
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
05/09/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
microchip scan negative female approximately 6 yrs old BARH eyes are clear ears are clean no nasal discharge missing all teeth except for lower canines to be fed wet food only 6.4 lbs; BCS: 3/5 has two solid mammary masses well groomed hair coat calm, allowed all handling VC scheduled on 5/11
05/11/2016 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 4 NC – SEVERE CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating EXPNOCHILD
VET CHECK – MAMMARY MASSES QARH. NERVOUS, ALLOWED HANDLING BUT DIFFICULT TO FULLY EXAMINE. FOOD AVAILABLE. BCS 3/9 MISSING MOST TEETH, EYES CLEAR, NO OCULAR OR NASAL DISCHARGE, EARS WNL NO MURMURS OR ARRYTHMIAS APPRECIATED, LUNGS AUSCULT CLEAR; NORMAL ABD PALPATION AMBULATORY X 4, HUNCHED POSTURE IN HIND; UNABLE TO APPRECIATE PAIN IN HIPS OR STIFLES ~2CM FIRM IRREGULAR MASS AT RIGHT CRANIAL MG, ~1CM FIRM IRREGULAR MASS AT RIGHT CAUDAL ABD MG; ~4CM FIRM IRREGULAR MASS AT LEFT CAUDAL ABD MG FEMALE A: DENTAL DISEASE, RULE OUT MAMMARY GLAND TUMORS, MALIGNANT VS BENIGN OWNER REPORTED DOG RECENTLY DISLOCATING HIP, NO LAMENESS APPRECIATED P: REC FULL WORK UP (ONCHOLOGY AND ORTHOPEDIC) WITH PLACEMENT. CONTINUE TO MONITOR WHILE AT SIACC. FAIR PROGNOSIS DEPENDING ON DIAGNOSIS AND STAGING OF NEOPLASIA
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