ZEUS – A1074967
Gone - 5-28-2016 Brooklyn
My name is ZEUS. My Animal ID # is A1074967.
I am a male brown and white am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 9 MONTHS old.
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 05/24/2016 from NY 11236, owner surrender reason stated was NYCHA BAN.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
05/25/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 67.4 LBS.
4.0ml activyl applied 6.7ml pyrantel given PO
05/24/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
05/24/16 16:40 Basic Information: Zeus is a 9 month old American Pit Bull Terrier who is energetic and loves to play. Socialization: Around strangers Zeus is friendly, outgoing and play somewhat rough with adults. Zeus has spet time with older children and plays somewhat rough round them. Zeus has not been around any other dogs or cats so it is unknown how he will rect to being around them. Behavior: Zeus has never bitten another person or animal. Zeus tends to use the bathroom indooors and is no tbothered by loud sounds.Zeus is friendly when someone touches his food or bowl while he is eating, takes a treat away or takes a toy/ object away. Zeus previous owner did not attemte to trim his nails so it is unknwon how he will react to that event. Zeus is also friendly when eomone gives im a bath, pushes/pulls him off of the furniture, brushes his coat, or holds/restrains him. If an unfamiliar person approaches Zeus’s family or home Zeus will be friendly toward them. Zeus is also friendly when someone disturbs him while he is resting/sleeping. For a New Family to Know: Zeus is described as friendly, affectionate, playful, confident and excitable with a very high activity level. when at home Zeus will follow round his owners nd likes to play with balls, squeaky toys and stuffed toys. Zeus ikes to play fetch and tug. Zeus was kept indoors only and wes fed dry food three times a day. Zeus is not house trained and has accidents daily. When left alone in the house Zeus will chew on shoes. Zeus knows the command sit. For exercise Zeus like brisk walks and pulls very hard on the lesh. Zeus will go to the bathroom anywhere outside and has neevr been walked off leash. Intake Behavior: Zeus was very energetic and keptjumping on staff and tugging on his rope leash. Zeus allowed staff to collar, scan for a mirochip and take pictures with no signs of aggression.
No Web Memo
05/26/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Zeus came to us as an owner surrender due to the owner’s landlord not allowing pets in her building. According to the owner Zeus is very friendly but plays rough with both adults and children. The owner stated that Zeus is not house trained and eliminates in the home daily. Since in the shelter environment it has been observed that Zeus has displayed some reactivity toward the slip lead. Zeus will repeatedly attempt to jump high and grab the slip lead with his mouth, and requires constant intervention as he will not de-escalate slowly. Zeus was easily taken out of his kennel and allowed the assessor to conduct all tactile assessment items. He was difficult to position and handle due to his high energy. During the tag interaction Zeus became very fixated on the slip lead and would mouth very strongly and attempt to bite up the slip lead at times. It took quite a bit of time for him to de-escalate and the slip lead had to be hidden from his vision so he would not react to it. Due to Zeus’s behaviors when on a slip lead we recommend Zeus go with a New Hope partner at this time. Look: 2. Dog pulls out of Assessor’s hands each time without settling during three repetitions. Sensitivity: 2. Dog has high energy and movement but accepts the touch, his eyes are averted, and his tail is in neutral position with relaxed body posture. Dog’s mouth is closed for a portion of the assessment item. Tag: 4. Dog immediately begins to jump strongly and attempt to bite the leash. He becomes increasingly fixated on the leash, bites up the leash and takes a while to de-escalate. Dog is very difficult to handle during this item. Squeeze 1: 2. Dog quickly pulls back his paw. Squeeze 2: 1. Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. His eyes are averted and his ears are back. Toy: 1. Minimal interest. Dog smells, licks and mouths, then turns away. According to Zeus’s previous owner, Zeus has not been around any other dogs. When Zeus is off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Zeus is a bit unsure when greeting. He displays slightly stiff body posture and engages in novice, running play. He begins to listen to corrections for inappropriate play.
05/25/2016 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
According to Zeus’s previous owner, Zeus has not been around any other dogs. When Zeus is off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Zeus is a bit unsure when greeting. He displays slightly stiff body posture and engages in novice, running play. He begins to listen to corrections for inappropriate play.
05/25/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
microchip scan negative intact male approximately 9 months old BARH minor debris AU mild redness around eyes teeth are white and clean 67.4lbs; BCS: 3/5 well groomed hair coat resistant of some handling
No RE-EXAM or CAGE-EXAM found
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