ENTHUSIASTIC ENERGETIC AND PLAYFUL WITH A WAGGY TAIL AND A WIGGLE BUTT RUFUS #56167 Neutered 3 year old 57 handsome lbs Waiting for YOU @Manhattan ACC TO BE KILLED 792019 HIS PERSON WENT INTO A CARE FACILITY AND SO RUFUS WAS SENT TO THE ACC TO DIE! Rufus is a young enthusiastic boy who finds himself at the shelter again in just a few short months His life has been rather sheltered up until now He did not interact with other dogs or cats He would just follow his person around in the home where he could go in and out at will Rufus slept on his dog bed and had a kennel in the yard he would be in when he was outside Rufus's favorite thing to play with was tree sticks he found out in the yard We do not know if he had toys or learned to play He was happy to engage with his handler in some play and allowed all handling Rufus is a good active boy who needs some guidance to help him manage all energy and enthusiasm Please help him find that hero HE IS OUT OF TIME! So please SHARE pledge FOSTER adopt and #SAVERUFUS now Rufus #56167 Neutered male brown dog @ Manhattan Animal Care Center About 3 years old Weight 57 lbs Owner surrender on 6282019 with the surrender reason stated as person health - going into care facility Sorry this pet is for new hope partners only Rufus is at risk for behavioral reasons Rufus has a bite history and has exhibited a low threshold for arousal while at the care center Rufus would be best suited for placement with a new hope partner that can provide the necessary behavior modification Medically Rufus seems healthy My medical notes are Weight 57 lbs Vet Notes Medical Assistant 332019 DVM Intake Exam Estimated age 3 years based on dental tartar Microchip noted on Intake? no Microchip Number If Applicable History Found in front of gate reunited with owner Subjective Bright and alert Observed Behavior - easily coxed with food panting a lot looks at door easily restrained Evidence of Cruelty seen - Evidence of Trauma seen - Objective P =120hr R =panting BCS 69 EENT Eyes clear ears clean no nasal or ocular discharge noted Oral Exam scant dental tartar PLN No enlargements noted HL NSR NMA CRT < 2 Lungs clear eupnic ABD Non painful no masses palpated UG MI with 2 down MSI Ambulatory x 4 skin free of parasites no masses noted healthy hair coat CNS Mentation appropriate - no signs of neurologic abnormalities Assessment apparently healthy Prognosis good Plan reunite with the owner SURGERY Okay for surgery 352019 HX PRESENTS FOR NEUTER BAR H PINK 1 SEC EENT- NEG ORAL PLN- WNL HL- 120HR REG REFERRED UPPER AIRWAY SOUND BUT NO NASAL DC ABD- RELAXED UG- MI W 2 DOWN MSINEURO- NSF A SL NASAL DC P OKAY TO NEUTER MONITOR NASAL CONGESTION DOG NEUTER Was this dog a cryptorchid? NO If so describe - Pre scrotal Incision Spermatic Cord Ligation with 3-0 PDS 2 LIGATURES Sub Q closure 3-0 PDS SC Skin closure? 3-0 PDS MODIF MATT TATTOO PLACED 6292019 DVM Intake DVM Intake Exam Estimated ageadult Microchip noted on Intake? yes History surrender Subjective barh Observed Behavior - allows all handling Evidence of Cruelty seen - none Evidence of Trauma seen - none Objective P = 90 R = panting BCS 59 EENT Eyes clear ears clean no nasal or ocular discharge noted Oral Exam nice teeth PLN No enlargements noted HL NSR NMA Lungs clear eupnic ABD tense non painful UG MC MSI Ambulatory x 4 skin free of parasites no masses noted healthy hair coat CNS Mentation appropriate - no signs of neurologic abnormalities Rectal grossly normal Assessment adult MC Large breed canine 1 apparently healthy Prognosisexcellent Plan no medical treatment indicated SURGERYna Details on my behavior are Behavior Condition 1 Green Behavior History Behavior Assessment Upon intake Rufus had a tense body and was pulling hard on the leash and panting Rufus allowed me to place a leash on him and pulled hard and then jumped up and bit the leash Rufus continued to behave this way as he was walked to his kennel Date of Intake 6282019 Basic Information Rufus is approximately a 3 year old neutered brown and white large mixed breed dog Rufus lived with previous owner for 3 years Rufus was surrendered because the owner could no longer care for him Previously lived with Rufus previously lived with four adults How is this dog around strangers? Rufus will bark at strangers who approach and the owner believes he will try to bite How is this dog around children? Rufus has never interacted with children How is this dog around other dogs? Rufus has never interacted with dogs How is this dog around cats? Rufus has never interacted with cats Resource guarding Rufus is not bothered when his food or bowl is touched while he is eating Rufus is not bothered if a toy is taken away Bite history Two weeks ago the previous owner was trying to place a collar and chain leash so that Rufus can remain in the back yard Rufus jumped up and became leash reactive and bit the owner's right arm drawing blood Rufus has never bitten before Housetrained Partially Energy leveldescriptors Rufus has a high energy level Other Notes Rufus is not bothered when being bathed Rufus has never had his nails trimmed Rufus will hard bark if an unfamiliar approaches him while he if someone approaches barks at people who approach yard bath-isnt bothered when on walks is not territorial Has this dog ever had any medical issues? No Medical Notes Rufus has no known medical issues For a New Family to Know When at home Rufus likes to follow you around and likes to be in the same room as you Rufus was kept mostly indoors but had access to a yard and would go outside for 3-4 hours Rufus was free fed dry dog food Rufus is partially house trained but may have accidents in the home once in a whole Rufus slept on his dog bed and had a kennel in the yard he would be in when he was outside Rufus's favorite thing to play with was tree sticks he found out in the yard When walked on a leash Rufus pulls very hard Date of intake 6282019 SpayNeuter status Yes Means of surrender length of time in previous home Owner Surrender in home for 3 years Previously lived with 4 adults Behavior toward strangers hard barks at them owner keeps him away from them due to his behavior Resource guarding None reported Bite history Yes two weeks ago the owner was attempting to put a leash and collar on Rufus outside Rufus bit the owner's arm breaking skin Housetrained Partially Energy leveldescriptors Rufus is described as having a high level of energy Other Notes 3219 First time in shelter Stray no known history Date of assessment 6302019 Summary Leash Walking Strength and pulling Hard Reactivity to humans None Reactivity to dogs None Leash walking comments None Sociability Loose in room 15-20 seconds No approach – neutral explores the room Call over Approaches with coaxing Sociability comments Body soft Handling Soft handling Tolerate contact Exuberant handling Tolerates contact Handling comments Body a bit tense stands still Arousal Jog Engages in play with handler escalates Arousal comments Begins intensely leash biting only one pass of jog completed Knock Approaches loose Knock Comments None Toy Grips takes away Toy comments None Summary SECOND STAY 629 When introduced off leash to a female dog Rufus avoids all interaction FIRST STAY 33 When introduced off leash to female dogs Rufus follows and attempts to mount Date of intake 6282019 Summary tense body pulled hard leash biting Date of initial 6292019 Summary Allowed handling ENERGY LEVEL Rufus is described as having a high level of activity We recommend long-lasting chews food puzzles and hide-and-seek games in additional to physical exercise to positively direct his energy and enthusiasm BEHAVIOR DETERMINATION New Hope Only Behavior Asilomar TM - Treatable-Manageable Recommendations No children under 13Place with a New Hope partner Recommendations comments No children Due to Rufus' bite history and low threshold for arousal we recommend an adult only home Place with a New Hope partner Due to Rufus' bite history and low threshold for arousal 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 Handlingtouch sensitivityLeash-bitingStrengthleash pullingBite history humanLow threshold for arousal Potential challenges comments Handlingtouch sensitivity Rufus bit his owner when the owner was attempting to put a collar on him showing some discomfort with this type of handling Please see handout on Handlingtouch sensitivity Bite history human Rufus bit his owner when the owner attempted to put a collar on him The bite was to the owner's arm and broke skin Please see handout on Bite History Leash-biting Rufus is quick to grab the leash in his mouth when excited He does this intensely jumping up high He also pulls hard on leash Please see handout on Leash Manners Low threshold for arousal Rufus becomes quickly over aroused grabbing the leash in his mouth Please see handout on Arousal *** TO FOSTER OR ADOPT *** If you would like to adopt a NYC ACC dog and can get to the shelter in person to complete the adoption process you can contact the shelter directly We have provided the Brooklyn Staten Island and Manhattan information below Adoption hours at these facilities is Noon – 800 pm 630 on weekends If you CANNOT get to the shelter in person and you want to FOSTER OR ADOPT a NYC ACC Dog you can PRIVATE MESSAGE our Must Love Dogs page for assistance PLEASE NOTE You MUST live in NY NJ PA CT RI DE MD MA NH VT ME or Northern VA You will need to fill out applications with a New Hope Rescue Partner to foster or adopt a NYC ACC dog Transport is available if you live within the prescribed range of states Shelter contact information Phone number 212 788-4000 Email adopt@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 Some dogs with Level 1 determinations may still have potential challenges but these are challenges that the behavior team believe can be handled by the majority of adopters The potential challenges could include no young children prefers to be the only dog no dog parks no cats kennel presence basic manners low level fear and mild anxiety 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 Dogs with a Level 2 determination may have multiple potential challenges and these may be presenting at differing levels of intensity so careful consideration of the behavior notes will be required for counselling Potential challenges at Level 2 include no young children single pet home resource guarding on-leash reactivity mouthiness fear with potential for escalation impulse controlarousal anxiety and separation anxiety 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 It is likely that every dog with a Level 3 determination will have a behavior modification or training plan available to them from the behavior department that will go home with the adopters and be made available to the New Hope Partners for their fosters and adopters Some of the challenges seen at Level 3 are also seen at Level 1 and Level 2 but when seen alongside a Level 3 determination can be assumed to be more severe The potential challenges for Level 3 determinations include adult only home no children under the age of 13 single pet home resource guarding on-leash reactivity with potential for redirection mouthiness with pressure potential escalation to threatening behavior impulse control arousal anxiety separation anxiety bite history human bite history dog and bite history other New Hope Rescue Only Dog is not publicly adoptable Prospective fosters or adopters need to fill out applications with New Hope Partner Rescues to save this dog Meme

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