LUMOS aka STITCH – A0995795 (ALT ID A1085026)
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LUMOS aka STITCH – A0995795 (ALT ID A1085026)
NEUTERED MALE, BLACK / WHITE, PIT BULL MIX, 4 yrs
STRAY – ONHOLDHERE, HOLD FOR EVICTION Reason OWN EVICT
Intake condition UNSPECIFIE Intake Date 08/11/2016, From NY 10460, DueOut Date 08/18/2016, I came in with Group/Litter #K16-069628
Medical Behavior Evaluation GREEN
Medical Summary Microchip: 985112003415651 Sex: neutered male Age: appx 4-5y Mentation: BARH Eyes: clear Ears: clean Nose: no d/c Teeth: mild to mod staining If abnormal BCS: overweight Skin: WNL, small scar on back Hair Coat: WNL Declawed: N/A Any injuries: no Behavior: friendly, allows all handling Medication: N/A, preventatives given
SAFE – 5/18/14
LUMOS – A0995795
*** SAFER: AVERAGE HOME *** HELPER DOG ***
MALE, BLACK / WHITE, PIT BULL MIX, 1 yr, 5 mos
STRAY – STRAY WAIT, NO HOLD
Intake condition NONE Intake Date 04/05/2014, From NY 10027, DueOut Date 04/08/2014,
Medical Behavior Evaluation No Initial Behavior
Medical Summary No Initial Exam
A volunteer writes:
Handsome Lumos is a perfect gentleman in his kennel, waiting his turn and wagging his tail when he realizes he’s next! He pulls hard to get out the door where he goes potty immediately indicating he’s likely housetrained. He’s a bit too thin, and his feet show signs of too many hours of being crated, nonetheless he’s an affectionate, friendly dog whose tail is always softly wagging. In the park the squirrels are out and about and Lumos pulls toward them thinking it might be fun to play. Sorry Lumos! Off leash in the back yard Lumos is thrilled when other dogs come by to say hello, getting excited at the prospect of a play date. Super affectionate, giving hugs and kisses, Lumos is happy to snuggle close, and then sit down next to me to wait for a treat. Not interested in a tossed ball, he’s simply content to snuggle, explore the pen, enjoy a treat and greet passing dogs. Rocking his behavior assessment got him moved into adoptions immediately, where he’s waiting for you to come and meet him. Ask for him today.
This dog is good for an AVERAGE home!
Lumos pulls a bit on leash and may be housetrained – toileted immediately once outside. Lumos greeted the assessor by jumping up with a soft and wiggly body. He maintained soft body language during the handling items of the assessment. It was a bit difficult to push Lumos out of the food bowl; however he maintained soft body language. He showed no interest in toys or rawhides. Lumos approached the helper dog with soft, but confident body language.
Lumos has shown no concerning behaviors while at the care center. The behavior department feels that he can go to an Average home.
Look: 1 Dog holds gaze with soft eyes, soft body. He allows head to be held loosely in Assessor’s cupped hands. Dog holds gaze for three full seconds.
Sensitivity: 1 Dog leans into the Assessor, eyes soft or squinty, soft and loose body, open mouth.
Tag: 1 Dog assumes play position and joins the game. Or dog indicates play with huffing, soft ‘popping’ of the body, etc. Dog might jump on Assessor once play begins.
Squeeze 1: 1 Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. His eyes are averted and his ears are relaxed or back.
Squeeze 2: 1 Dog does not respond at all for three seconds. His eyes are averted and his ears are relaxed or back.
Food: 2 Dog follows the dish with his tail down, body likely a bit stiff. Dog lifts head after a bit of pressure from hand to cheek.
Toy: 1 No interest.
Rawhide: 1 No interest.
Dog-to-dog: 2 Dog approaches the helper dog, body soft, tail well above spine level, ears forward.
Dog Information Sheet:
Where did this dog come from?
Stray – ANOTHER BUILDING
Found as a Stray
Does this dog have a microchip?
Animal’s Name: LUMOS
WHY ARE YOU BRINGING THIS DOG IN?
Is a Stray – Was in My NEIGHBORING Building
FOUND AS A STRAY
Does he get along with children?
Does he get along with strangers?
Has he ever bitten anyone?
Has he bitten anyone in the last 10 days?
Describe his behavior:
CALM AND ALLOWED ME TO HANDLE HIM
Can you describe his behavior around animals he doesn’t live with?
Is more quiet, shy; less active
Likes to be petted, hugged ect.
ATE DRY FOOD THAT I GAVE HIM
IS HOUSE BROKEN, DID NOT USE THE BATHROOM IN THE HOUSE J
Does this dog have any behavioral problems that you’re aware of? If yes, please provide as much detail as possible.
Does this dog have any medical problems that you’re aware of? If yes, please provide as much detail as possible.
Is there anything that could be done to help you keep your dog?
What kind of home do you think would be best for this dog?
Is there anything else we should know?
HE PLAYED WITH MY KIDS AND ALLOWED ME TO HANDLE HIM
Anesthesia – .3mL Telazol induction. Intubated. Isoflurane/O2 maint.
Sx. – Routine prescrotal castration. Subcuticular closure with absorbable suture. Green linear tattoo placed lateral to incision.
1.1mL rimadyl injectable and 1.1mL Hydromorphone for pain management.
BARH, appetite good for can food
EENT- MPND, coughing,
MS- under wt
P: doxy 2.5 tab sid 10d
baytril 100mg/ml 1.5cc sq sid 7d
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