BOY – A1085565
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My name is BOY. My Animal ID # is A1085565.
I am a male black and white poodle min and schnauzer min mix. The shelter thinks I am about 1 YEAR
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 08/16/2016 from NY 11373, owner surrender reason stated was MOVE2PRIVA.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
08/17/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 21.6 LBS.
activyl applied 2.2ml pyrantel given in food
08/16/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
08/16/16 15:49 BASIC INFORMATION: Boy is a Poodle/schanuzer mix, 1yr old male. He was bred at home & has no health issues. Boy was surrendered to ACC due to owner moving to a residence that does not allow pets. SOCIALIZATION: Boy is fearful of strangers & will bark & growl. He does not like to be touched by strangers & may bite if provoked. Boy has resided with children/ teenagers ages 2yr & 14yrs old. Boy gets along well with ochildren & qallows them to play with him. Boy has resided with another dog & gets along well with other dogs. When Boy comes across a cat or squirrel in the street, he will chase them. Owner does not know if this is a sign of aggressive behavior or if he just wants to play. Boy has not bitten or scratched a person or another animal within the past 10 days. BEHAVIOR: Boy is friendly towards owner when owner comes near him while he is eating. When owner tells Boy to drpop something from his mouth he drops it & allows the owner to get the object from the floor. Boy allows grooming. He barks and growls when someone uinfamiliar is outside of the home. FOR A NEW FAMILY TO KNOW: Boy is best described as a fearful, shy but yet playful with those he is comfortable with. Boy loves to go to the park & go running. When the owner comes home, he will follow the owner around the home. He loves to play with balls & plays fetch. Boy has been kept mostly indoors. He enjoys sleeping on bed with owner. He eats wet/dry & home cooked food (no specific brand). Boy is house trained & has never been crate trained. He responds to commands sit, stay & come in english & spanish. BEHAVIOR UPON INTAKE: Upon intake, Boy growled & barked at the counselor, he attempted to bite when scanned. Did not allow any handling & scanned negative.
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08/19/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Boy previously lived with adults and children ages 2 and 14 years old. The owner stated Boy is fearful of strangers, he will bark and growl. The owner mentioned Boy gets along well with children and plays with them. It was reported by the owner Boy lived with another dog and they got along very well. The owner describes Boy as a fearful, shy but yet playful with those he is comfortable with and he is also house trained. At intake it was reported Boy growl and barked at the counselor and attempted to bite the scanner, no handling was conducted due to his behavior. Due to the behavior demonstrated in the shelter the behavior department believes that Boy is not an appropriate candidate for SAFER at this time. Boy was tolerant of handling during the medical exam, he was very nervous and allowed handling with a slow approach. In the kennel Boy can be seen with stiff body language, tail tucked whale eyes with his hackles raised. Boy would urinate and defecate when coming out of his kennel; he would consistently keep his distance away from the handler and the assessor the entire time. When attempting to approach him he would tuck in his butt and run away every chance he can get. A SAFER assessment will not be conducted due to safety and stress level concerns. In light of this behavior we feel that placement with a New Hope partner who can provide positive reinforcement-based behavior modification is the best option at this time. Dog-dog: When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Boy is very nervous, wandering in the pen with a tense face. He mostly keeps to himself in the group of male and female dogs.
08/18/2016 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
According to Boy’s previous owner, Boy has resided with another dog & gets along well with other dogs. 8/18: When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Boy is very nervous, wandering in the pen with a tense face. He mostly keeps to himself in the group of male and female dogs. 8/20- 8/21: Boy has become more social, checking in on the other dogs often.
08/17/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
microchip scan negative intact male approximately 1 yr old BARH EENT: WNL 21.6lbs; BCS: 3/6 well groomed hair coat very nervous, allowed slow handling
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