At Manhattan ACC waiting for LOVE 72755 4 years old 61 lbs MUFFIN Cute friendly tail waggy loves good company good leash walker a little chunky but that's just more to love housetrained SPAYED! TO BE KILLED - 8312019 OUT OF TIME HOPING FOR A HERO AT MANHATTAN ACC A volunteer writes Who does not like muffins? They are served on all occasions because they are everyone's favorite treats! Our Muffin is no exception! Come and meet her and you will see how friendly and welcoming she is wagging her tail making sweet eyes at you wiggling her little hippo's ears and giving you that big engaging smile! She is the cutest a well dressed dumpling happy to be in company coming when called sitting on command and for treats and loving caresses A great walker she is oblivious to other dogs around us as we cuddle on a bench Muffin is at the Manhattan Care Center hoping to melt your heart and be your forever best friend MUFFIN@MANHATTAN ACC Hello my name is Muffin My animal id is #72755 I am a desexed female gray dog at the Manhattan Animal Care Center The shelter thinks I am about 4 years old 61 lbs Came into shelter as owner surrender 8152019 Reason stated - domestic violence Muffin is at risk due to medical and behavior conditions Muffin has been diagnosed with Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex which is contagious to to other dogs and will likely require in home care for recovery She also has presented with some fearful behaviors barrier frustration and has a history of resource guarding We recommend she go to an adult only environment with some previous dog experience My medical notes are Weight 614 lbs Vet Notes 8152019 DVM Intake Exam Estimated age 4y reported by owner exam agrees Microchip noted on Intake? yes History Owner surrender due to personal circumstance Subjective BAR Observed Behavior - Allowed all handling but soft growl throughout exam No snapping or barking Evidence of Cruelty seen -no Evidence of Trauma seen -no Objective T = P =wnl R =wnl BCS 69 EENT Eyes clear ears mild brown waxy material no nasal or ocular discharge noted Oral Exam no oral exam due to behavior muzzled for exam PLN No enlargements noted HL NSR NMA Lungs clear eupnic ABD Non painful no masses palpated UG female spayed green linear tattoo MSI Ambulatory x 4 skin free of parasites no masses noted healthy hair coat CNS Mentation appropriate - no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal normal external Assessment mild otitis overweight Prognosis good Plan intake tasks SURGERY spayed 8172019 SO BAR in kennel P is hard barking at kennel front EN -- serous nasal discharge sneezing A CIRDC P doxycycline 100mg tablet -- give 275 tablet PO q24h x 14 days enrofloxacin 204mg tablet -- give 15 tablet PO q24h x 14 days cerenia 60mg tablet -- give 05 tablet PO q24h x 4 days 8242019 SO Recheck CIRDC day 7 BAR at front of kennel barking EN -- eyes are clear serous nasal discharge and sniffling A CIRDC P continue to monitor recheck in 3 days 8272019 SO Recheck CIRDC day 11 BAR in kennel EN -- eyes are clear serous nasal discharge present A CIRDC P continue on current tx plan Details on my behavior are Behavior Condition 3 Yellow Behavior History Behavior Assessment Muffin allowed all handling during the intake process She allowed the counselor to pet her and collar her and held a loose and wiggly body with a wagging tail Date of Intake 8172019 SpayNeuter Status Spayed Basic Information Muffin is a spayed adult female dog She is a medium mixed breed and came into the shelter as an owner surrender Previously lived with 2 adults How is this dog around strangers? Muffin seems tense around strangers but the previous owner stated that with a slow approach she begins to warm up and is friendly and excitable How is this dog around children? This was not observed in the previous home How is this dog around other dogs? The previous owner stated that when Muffin sees other dogs she will bark at them in passing The previous owner stated that she very rarely let her interact with other dogs so her intentions are unknown How is this dog around cats? This was not observed in the previous home Resource guarding Muffin is a known resource guarder and will bark and snap when her toys and food are touched while she is actively using them Bite history No bite history Housetrained Yes Energy leveldescriptors medium high Has this dog ever had any medical issues? No Date of intake 8152019 SpayNeuter status Yes Means of surrender length of time in previous home Owner surrender Previously lived with Adults Behavior toward strangers Tense at first warms up and is friendly with time Behavior toward dogs Barks when she passes them Resource guarding Yes Muffin barks and snaps if food or toys are touched Bite history None reported Housetrained Yes Energy leveldescriptors Muffin is described as having a medium-high level of activity Date of assessment 8202019 Summary Leash Walking Strength and pulling Moderate Reactivity to humans None Reactivity to dogs Inconclusive Leash walking comments None Sociability Loose in room 15-20 seconds Highly social Call over Approaches readily Sociability comments Handling Soft handling Tolerates contact Exuberant handling Tolerates contact Handling comments Lip licking whale eyed Arousal Jog Follows loose Arousal comments None Knock Approaches loose Knock Comments None Toy Tense hovers Toy comments Body tense Date of intake 8152019 Summary Loose body allowed handling Date of initial 8152019 Summary Allowed all handling though growled during examination ENERGY LEVEL Muffin is described as having a medium-high level of activity We recommend long-lasting chews food puzzles and hide-and-seek games in additional to physical exercise to positively direct her energy and enthusiasm BEHAVIOR DETERMINATION Level 3 Behavior Asilomar TM - Treatable-Manageable Recommendations No children under 13 Recommendations comments No children Due to the severity of the resource guarding reported in Muffin's previous home growling and snapping when her toys and food are touched we recommend an adult-only home Potential challenges Resource guardingFearfulOn-leash reactivitybarrier frustration Potential challenges comments Resource guarding Muffin is reported to growl and snap over food and toys please see handout on Resource guarding Fearful Muffin is reported to be tense around new people and has been fearful at the care center warming up over time Please see handout on Decompression Period On-leash reactivitybarrier frustration Muffin is reported to bark at dogs when she passes them Please see handout on On-leash reactivitybarrier frustration *** TO FOSTER OR ADOPT *** HOW TO RESERVE A “TO BE KILLED” DOG ONLINE only for those who can get to the shelter IN PERSON to complete the adoption process and only for the dogs on the list NOT marked New Hope Rescue Only Follow our Step by Step directions below! *PLEASE NOTE – YOU MUST USE A PC OR TABLET – PHONE RESERVES WILL NOT WORK! ** STEP 1 CLICK ON THIS RESERVE LINK httpsnewhopeshelterbuddycomAnimalList Step 2 Go to the red menu button on the top right corner click register and fill in your info Step 3 Go to your email and verify account Step 4 Go back to the website click the menu button and view available dogs Step 5 Scroll to the animal you are interested and click reserve STEP 6 MOST IMPORTANT STEP GO TO THE MENU AGAIN AND VIEW YOUR CART THE ANIMAL SHOULD NOW BE IN YOUR CART! Step 7 Fill in your credit card info and complete transaction HOW TO FOSTER OR ADOPT IF YOU *CANNOT* GET TO THE SHELTER IN PERSON OR IF THE DOG IS NEW HOPE RESCUE ONLY! You must live within 3 – 4 hours of NY NJ PA CT RI DE MD MA NH VT ME or Norther VA Please PM our page for assistance You will need to fill out applications with a New Hope Rescue Partner to foster or adopt a dog on the To Be Killed list including those labelled Rescue Only Hurry please time is short and the Rescues need time to process the applications Shelter contact information Phone number 212 788-4000 Email adoption@nycaccorg Shelter Addresses Brooklyn Shelter 2336 Linden Boulevard Brooklyn NY 11208 Manhattan Shelter 326 East 110 St New York NY 10029 Staten Island Shelter 3139 Veterans Road West Staten Island NY 10309 * NEW NYC ACC RATING SYSTEM * Level 1 Dogs with Level 1 determinations are suitable for the majority of homes These dogs are not displaying concerning behaviors in shelter and the owner surrender profile where available is positive Level 2 Dogs with Level 2 determinations will be suitable for adopters with some previous dog experience They will have displayed behavior in the shelter or have owner reported behavior that requires some training or is simply not suitable for an adopter with minimal experience Level 3 Dogs with Level 3 determinations will need to go to homes with experienced adopters and the ACC strongly suggest that the adopter have prior experience with the challenges described andor an understanding of the challenge and how to manage it safely in a home environment In many cases a trainer will be needed to manage and work on the behaviors safely in a home environment PLEASE ADOPT DON'T SHOP FOSTERS ROCK TOO Meme

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