ROWBER – A0958505
Safe -6-1-2016 Brooklyn
ROWBER – A0958505
**RETURNED 05/21/16 -SAFER: AVERAGE HOME**
NEUTERED MALE, WHITE / BLK SMOKE, JACK RUSS TERR MIX, 7 yrs
STRAY – ONHOLDHERE, HOLD FOR ID Reason STRAY
Intake condition EXAM REQ Intake Date 05/21/2016, From NY 11208, DueOut Date 05/24/2016,
Medical Behavior Evaluation BLUE
Medical Summary Scan negative. Allows handling but nervous & tense. Moderate tartar & gingivitis. Cryptorchid. AMB x4 BARH
SAFER: AVERAGE HOME
Rowber came in as a stray, so his past behaviors in a home are unknown. Upon intake it was reported that Rowber was tense and fearful, he allowed all handling. During SAFER Rowber came into the assessment room, with loose body posture, he was friendly and social when interacting with the assessor. He allowed all handling items to be conducted without issue. Rowber was relaxed during the tag interaction, and during the resource portion of the assessment Rowber was easy to handle when engaged with the item. Rowber appears to be sociable, and did not display any behaviors concerns, so the department feels he can be suitable for an “Average” adopter.
Look: 1. Dog’s eyes are averted, with tail wagging and ears back. He 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 body a bit tense. Dog’s mouth is opened, and licks lips.
Tag: 1. Follows at end of leash, body soft.
Squeeze 1: 1. Dog gently pulls back his paw. Dog licks lip.
Squeeze 1: 2. Dog gently pulls back.
Rawhide: 1. No interest
Dog-Dog: Rowber greets appropriatly and wanders in the pen. He was more relaxed today.
PLAYGROUP: Rowber was surrendered as a stray so his past behavior with dogs is unknown. When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Rowber is nervous at first. He greets appropriately and wanders in the pen, becoming more relaxed as the session progresses. 5/23: Rowber greets appropriatly and wanders in the pen. He was more relaxed today. 5/25: Rowber engaged in gentle play with males and females. 5/29: Rowber greets appropriately and wanders in the pen.
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