JOHN WAYNE – A1102956
Safe - 2-20-2017 Manhattan
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My name is JOHN WAYNE. My Animal ID # is A1102956.
I am a male white rat terrier mix. The shelter thinks I am about 3 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 02/05/2017 from NY 11203, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
02/18/2017 AT RISK MEMO
John Wayne A1102956 is at risk due to CIRDC diagnosis and New Hope Only behavior
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
02/16/2017 Exam Type OBSERVATION – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 14.8 LBS.
nasal and conjunctival swab done per 1301
PET PROFILE MEMO
No Pet Profile Memo
No Web Memo
02/05/2017 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – NH ONLY
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: None 2/5/17 Unaltered Male, Stray Bite history: Yes, bit the person who found him when she attempted to look at the tags on his collar. Bite broke skin. SAFER ASSESSMENT: Date of assessment 2/12/17 Toy: 1. No interest Summary: John Wayne snapped while attempting to collar him. Handling portions of the assessment were omitted. DOG-DOG INTERACTION ASSESSMENT: Summary PLAYGROUP: Summary MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 2/5/17 During his initial medical exam, John Wayne snapped. ENERGY LEVEL: We have no history on John Wayne so we cannot be certain of his behavior in a home environment. At the care center, he appears to have a moderate activity level. RECOMMENDATIONS: New Hope Only _X_No children (under 13): Due to John Wayne’s bite history, and his uncomfortability with handling, we recommend an adult only home. _X_Place with a New Hope partner: John Wayne has not acclimated well to the kennel environment and has allowed only minimal handling since intake. In addition, he has shown discomfort with handling by biting a person who touched his collar. We recommend placement with a New Hope partner who can provide any necessary behavior modification (force-free, positive reinforcement-based) and re-evaluate behavior in a stable home environment before placement into a permanent home. Potential challenges: _X_Handling/touch sensitivity (John Wayne has bitten when his collar was touched. At the care center he has snapped when people have attempted to touch him. Due to this level of discomfort with handling, the behavior team recommends that a force-free, positive reinforcement trainer be contacted to work on a desensitization to handling protocol.) _X_Fearful/potential for defensive aggression (John Wayne has attempted to bite during his stay in the care center and has and has bitten when uncomfortable; guidance from a professional trainer/behaviorist is recommended to assess behavior after decompression in a new home environment. Force-free, reward based training is advised when introducing or exposing Sasha to new and unfamiliar situations.)
GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
No Group Behavior Summary
02/05/2017 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 1 – NORMAL , behavior rating was NONE
Limited PE Microchip: negative, did not place due to behavior Sex: intact male, could not palpate scrotum but appeared to have two descended testicles Age: appx 3y Mentation: BARH Eyes: clear Ears: clean external pinnae, could not assess interior Nose: no d/c Teeth: mild staining, could not fully assess If abnormal BCS: WNL 5/9 Skin: WNL Hair Coat: WNL Declawed: N/A Any injuries: no, very hunched posture when walking and tentative steps, unable to check ROM to determine if behavior or physiological Behavior: snaps when head space is entered, quiet and shut down otherwise, startles and jumps easily Medication: N/A, preventatives given
02/16/2017 CAGE EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS ,
02/16/17 14:00 S/O: good appetite and energy sneezing serous nasal dc A: CIRDC P: move to iso 50mg Doxycycline PO SID x10days px: good Limited PE Microchip: negative, did not place due to behavior Sex: intact male, could not palpate scrotum but appeared to have two descended testicles Age: appx 3y Mentation: BARH Eyes: clear Ears: clean external pinnae, could not assess interior Nose: no d/c Teeth: mild staining, could not fully assess If abnormal BCS: WNL 5/9 Skin: WNL Hair Coat: WNL Declawed: N/A Any injuries: no, very hunched posture when walking and tentative steps, unable to check ROM to determine if behavior or physiological Behavior: snaps when head space is entered, quiet and shut down otherwise, startles and jumps easily Medication: N/A, preventatives given
Generated on Feb 18 2017 6:00PM
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