YALE – A1096531
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My name is YALE. My Animal ID # is A1096531.
I am a male black and white am pit bull ter mix. The shelter thinks I am about 6 YEARS old.
I came in the shelter as a STRAY on 11/11/2016 from NY 11221, owner surrender reason stated was STRAY.
MOST RECENT MEDICAL INFORMATION AND WEIGHT
11/25/2016 Exam Type VACCINATE – Medical Rating is 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS , Behavior Rating is NONE, Weight 53.4 LBS.
No Final Exam
11/11/2016 PET PROFILE MEMO
11/11/16 12:38 Yale is a black and white American Pit Bull that is possible 4 years old. Yale was picked up by Police officers. The dog was left alone and brought to ACC. Yale during intake was relaxed and friendly. He allowed to be collard, scanned and photographed. He allowed to be petted and sat during the intake.
11/20/2016 WEB MEMO
A volunteer writes: When I first met Yale, I liked him a lot. He had all the makings of a great family dog-He walks nicely on the leash, seems housetrained and sits on command. He has such a distinguished face-a little bit of white that lets you know he’s had a couple years under his belt and is more of the calm, easy going nature. But it wasn’t until our second encounter that I got to see him really shine! After a walk to relieve himself, I let him loose in the yard and he was more puppy than middle-aged gent! Who knew he was such an athlete? Yale will run after a ball with gusto, bring it back to you and drop it on command. After he drops it, he will even steady the ball with one paw, so that it doesn’t roll away, until you pick it up and start the process all over again. What a guy! And if you get bored of that game, he’ll give you a run for your money in playing tug with a rope toy. And when I’d let go, he’d prop himself up onto me, toy in his mouth, smiling, begging me to play again. I think he let me win a couple of times, just so I’d keep playing. Yale is definitely one of those types that there’s more than meets the eye. Ask to meet him today so you can find out just what I mean!
11/15/2016 BEHAVIOR EVALUATION – AVERAGE
Exam Type BEHAVIOR
KNOWN HISTORY: N/A Intact, Stray SAFER ASSESSMENT: 11/15/16 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. Follows at end of leash, body soft 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. Toy: 1. No interest Summary: Yale displayed no concern during his behavior assessment. PLAYGROUP: Yale was surrendered as a stray so his past behavior around dogs is unknown. When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Yale was initially sexually motivated and immediately mounted a novel female dog. With further playgroup sessions, Yale is able to displays neutral body language as he wanders in a group of calm male and female dogs. He is slightly uncomfortable around other dogs. The Behavior Department believes that Yale would be most comfortable as the only dog in the home, however a proper dog-dog interaction can be conducted with a potential adopter’s calm dog to assess compatibility. MEDICAL BEHAVIOR: 11/11/16 During his initial medical examination, Yale tolerated all handling without issue. ENERGY LEVEL: RECOMMENDATIONS: Average (Suitable for an adopter with an average amount of dog experience) _x_Recommend no dog parks
11/12/2016 GROUP BEHAVIOR EVALUATION
Exam Type GROUP BEHAVIOR
Yale was surrendered as a stray so his past behavior around dogs is unknown. When off leash with dogs at the Care Center, Yale was initially sexually motivated and immediately mounted a novel female dog. With further playgroup sessions, Yale is able to displays neutral body language as he wanders in a group of calm male and female dogs. He is slightly uncomfortable around other dogs. The Behavior Department believes that Yale would be most comfortable as the only dog in the home, however a proper dog-dog interaction can be conducted with a potential adopter’s calm dog to assess compatibility. 11/12: Yale displays stiff body language when approaching the gate to greet a novel female, but chooses to walk away and explore the pen. When the gate is open, he walks quickly towards the female and mounts her front end. She offers a soft correction with a gentle muzzle punch and Yale begins to growl. A muzzle in placed on him. For the remainder of the session, Yale is persistently sexually motivated. He continually attempts to mount the female dog after the handlers interrupt. 11/16: When interacting with a calm female dog, Yale is slightly sexually motivated but does not attempt to mount. He responds well to handler interruptions when he persistently licks the female’s genital area and explores the pen. 11/19: Yale displays neutral body language when interacting with a calm male dog. He mostly keeps to himself as he explores the pen. 11/22: Yale displays slightly uncomfortable body language but is able to calmly wander in a group of male and female dogs.
11/11/2016 INITIAL PHYSICAL EXAM
Medical rating was 2 NC – MINOR CONDITIONS NOT CONTAGIOUS, behavior rating was NONE
scan neg male, ~6 Years tensed and nervous, moving during exam, allowed limited handling, no aggression showed during PE teeth- tartar, stained, healing wound seen at base of right hind leg near paw spotted alopecia seen in throughtout the tail- possible dermatitis small mass seen near left shoulder eyes, nose, ears, throat- wnl ambx4 no other wound seen in body skin/coat/toes- wnl BCS- 3/5 nosf
11/25/2016 RE-EXAM (LAST MAJOR EXAM)
Medical rating 3 C – MAJOR CONDITIONS ,
11/25/16 CIRDC noted on rounds S/O: QAR. Eating well. EENT: Mild nasal discharge H/L: Coughing A: CIRDC P: Rec doxycycline 300mg po q24 x 10 days. Continue to monitor while at BACC. Excellent prognosis
Generated on Nov 28 2016 6:00PM
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