DILL – A1125904
Gone - 9-22-2017 Manhattan
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My name is DILL. My Animal ID # is A1125904.
I am a male brown and white am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 2 YEARS
I came in the shelter as a OWNER SUR on 09/18/2017 from NY 10465, owner surrender reason stated was MOVE2PRIVA.
09/21/2017 AT RISK MEMO
Dill A1125904 is at risk with a New Hope Only determination as he remains challenging to handle in the care center. Dill is uncomfortable with many forms of approach and direct touch; he has escalated to snapping.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
09/19/2017 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 1 – NORMAL , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 51.2 LBS.
09/19/17 12:48 Rabies Product Name: NOBIVAC 1 RABIES Serial Number: 213104 Location of Vaccination: RHL Revaccination Date: 09/19/2018 Expiration Date: 08/22/2018 DVM 1027/1444
09/18/2017 PET PROFILE MEMO
09/18/17 13:17 Basic Information Dill is a male, 2 year old, brown and white large breed dog that their previous owner got as a gift when he was a puppy but had to surrender him when her building stopped allowing animals. Dill has no known medical problems and has been to the vet in the last 2 years. Socialization Dill is very friendly and outgoing with strangers that approach him. He tends to play very rough with children throwing his weight around and when he doesnt feel like playing he tends to growl and walk away. He plays with adults very exuberantly. He hasn’t spent any time with other animals in the home. Dill has no history of biting another person or animal. Behavior Dill has no known behavior issues. When he hears a doorbell or loud noise he will bark and run around the house. Dill does not mind people touching his food or toys. He enjoys baths, being brushed, and being picked up and held. His previous owner never tried to cut his nails. For a New Family Dill’s previous owner describes him as friendly, affectionate, and playful with a high energy level. He will follow you around the house, playing with his squeaky toys and playing chase. Dill prefers dry food. He is very house trained and never has accidents inside the house. Dill is not crate trained; he knows the commands for sit and come. When he is being walked Dill likes to run at full speed and will pull hard. Behavior during Intake Dill was very loose bodies during intake he was wagging his tail when I approached him. He allowed me to collar and takes his picture. He did grab the collar and try to paly tug of war a few times and had of offer him a rope toy to have him let go. When playing with the rope toy he was very careful to grab just the rope and did not go near my fingers and when pulling the rope he was willing to give the rope back.
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09/20/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: Limited Profile Date of intake 9/18/2017 Unaltered male, owner surrender (in previous home for 2 years, since he was a puppy) Behavior toward strangers: Friendly and outgoing Behavior toward children: Not playful, may be assertive Resource guarding: None reported Bite history: None reported Housetrained: Yes Energy level/descriptors: Friendly, affectionate, playful with a high energy level. SAFER ASSESSMENT: Date of assessment 9/20/2017 Toy: 1. Minimal interest, does not engage. This may be due to environment as owner reports Dill enjoys playing with squeaky toys and playing chase. Summary: Dill allows minimal handling from caretakers and snapped at the assistant during his assessment. Out of concern for his stress levels, we feel Dill is not a great candidate for a handling assessment at this time. Please see his owner surrender summary for more info. PLAYGROUP: When introduced off leash to the female greeter dog, Dill is a bit tense, follows, sniffs, slightly posturing to mount. Due to concerning behavior displayed during handling, Dill is no longer a safe candidate for off leash interaction with dogs. Behavior history around other dogs is not known. The behavior department recommends that Dill be given time to decompress outside of the shelter environment before immediately introducing him to unfamiliar dogs. Future introductions should be conducted at a slow pace to respectful dogs. INTAKE BEHAVIOR Date of intake 9/18/2017 During intake, Dill was loose and playful, tugging on leash. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: Date of initial 9/18/2017 During his initial medical exam, Dill was tense and growling, grabbed and tugged on leash. ENERGY LEVEL: His owner reports Dill as having a high level of energy which matches what we have seen at the care center. Dill will require daily mental and physical activity to keep him engaged and exercised.
RECOMMENDATIONS: New Hope Only _X_No children (under 13): Due to how uncomfortable Dill is with novel stimuli, we feel that an adult-only home would be most beneficial at this time. _X_Place with a New Hope partner: Due to distance increasing behavior shown in the care center in addition to snapping towards a handler, we recommend placement with a New Hope partner who can provide force free behavior modification and re-evaluate behavior in a stable home environment. Potential challenges: _X_Handling/touch sensitivity: Dill was alert and cautious, not comfortable with handlers. It is important to always go slow and give Dill the option to walk away from any social interaction. Dill may do best in an intially calm and quiet home environment and should be given time to acclimate to his new surroundings.
09/19/2017 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
9/19: When introduced off leash to the female greeter dog, Dill is a bit tense, follows, sniffs, slightly posturing to mount.
09/19/2017 DVM INTAKE PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
DVM Intake Exam Estimated age: 2 reported Microchip noted on Intake? History : o surrender Subjective: Observed Behavior – grabs leash and pulls. nervous but allows exam. muzzled only due to leash grabbing Evidence of Cruelty seen – n Evidence of Trauma seen – n Objective P = 80 R = wnl BCS 5/9 EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted Oral Exam: limited but front teeth clean PLN: No enlargements noted H/L: NSR, NMA, Lungs clear, eupnic ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated U/G: intact male 2 testes MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment: healthy Plan: neuter Prognosis: excellent SURGERY: Okay for surgery
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