ECHO aka BRONZER – A1072879
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SAFE – 06/13/16
Staten Island Center
My name is ECHO. My Animal ID # is A1072879.
I am a male tan and white am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 9 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 05/08/2016 from NY 10304, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
05/22/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, Behavior Rating is EXPERIENCE, Weight 48.0 LBS.
reweigh: 48 lbs
05/08/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
05/08/16 18:12 Animal’s appearance – Echo appeared clean and of healthy weight. Animal’s demeanor with you – Echo allowed all handling. I was able to take a picture, scan for a microchip without any issues. He allowed me to put him without any aggression shown.
No Web Memo
05/17/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
Echo came into our center as an owner surrender after he bit the landlord that went inside the house to replace the smoke detector. He was friendly, sociable, and interactive when entering the SAFER assessment area. Echo allowed his head to be cupped in assessor’s hands, body relaxed. He stood still and accepted the touch during Sensitivity item, eyes soft and squinty. He followed at the end of the leash, a bit distracted, unresponsive to the touch. Echo did not pull his paw back on both Squeeze attempts. He approached the helper dog at an appropriate pace, tail at spine level. The Behavior Team feels Echo would do well with an Experienced adopter. Look: 1. Dog’s eyes are averted. His ears are back, his tail is down, and he has a relaxed body posture. Dog allows head to be held loosely in Assessor’s cupped hands. Sensitivity: 1. Dog stands still and accepts the touch, his eyes are averted, and his tail is in neutral position with relaxed body posture. Tag: 2. Dog is not fearful, but is unresponsive to the Assessor,focused on stimuli other than the Assessor. Squeeze 1/ 2: 1. Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. His eyes are averted and his ears are relaxed Toy 1: No interest. Dog-dog: 2. Dog approaches helper dog with tail at spine level, body not stiff, ears relaxed, lip neutral.
06/10/2016 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – EXPERIENCE
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
When off leash with other dogs, Echo was very polite when greeting a social female. He did not engage in play but was very tolerant and did not offer any corrections when the female became very pushy. Echo does attempt to mount at time and slow to respond to handlers corrections.
05/08/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
microchip scan negative friendly, allowed all handling intact male approximately 9 yrs old BARH conjunctivitis; applied vetropolycin OU mild dark debris in ears no nasal discharge mild dental tartar 51 lbs; BCS: 3.5/5 redness and thickened skin under neck; applied SSD cream has pressure sores on limbs redness along lower ventrum vertical strips of hair loss on tail VC scheduled on 5/11
05/11/2016 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 NC – MAJOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS,
VET CHECK – GERIATRIC, CHECK SKIN AND EARS BARH. ALLOWS ALL HANDLIKNG,A TTENTION SEEKING. BCS 5/9 MILD DENTAL TARTAR, CORNEAL SCARRING AND PERIOCULAR DERMATITIS OD, OS WNL, NO OCULAR OR NASAL DISCHARGE, MODERATE OTITIS EXTERNA AS, AD WNL NORMAL THORACIC AUSCULTATION; NORMAL ABDOMINAL PALPATION INTEG WNL; AMBULATORY X 4 MALE A: GERIATRIC, OTITIS EXTERNA, SCARRING, CONJUNCTIVITIS AND PERIOCULAR DERMATITIS OD – RULE OUT MILD ENTROPION VS OLD INJURY VS OTHER P: CONTINUE WITH CURRENT TREATMENT PLAN. CLEANED LEFT EAR. REC OTIBIOTIC AS Q24 X 10 DAYS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR WHILE AT SIACC. REC FULL GERIATRIC WORK UP WITH PLACEMENT. GOOD PROGNOSIS
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