Pet Behavior Screen

Pet Behavior Aggression Canine Screen

Directions: DOG OWNERS should complete the following rating system to rate your dog's reaction to each of the given scenarios. Your answers on this form are confidential and are not meant to eliminate you or your dog from further visits. This form will be forwarded to and retained by BBF. The purpose of administering this screen is to gauge your dog's overall reactions and help BBF to assess what might be a future problem area that can be worked on together. ONLY DOG OWNERS NEED TO COMPLETE THIS SCREEN. There are no screens for other animals.

Possible Answers:

  • N/R = No Negative Reaction
  • SL = Snarl/Lift Lip
  • BG = Bark or Growl (not alerting bark)
  • SB = Snap or Bite
  • N/A = Not Applicable

Scenario

Rating

Comments

1) Take dog's food dish with food
         
2) Take dog's empty food dish
         
3) Take dog's water dish
         
4) Take human food that falls on the floor
         
5) Take rawhide away from dog
         
6) Take real bone away from dog
         
7) Take biscuit away from dog
         
8) Take toy away from dog
         
9) Human approached dog while eating
         
10) Dog approaches dog while eating
         
11) Cat approaches dog while eating
         
12) Human approaches dog while playing with toys
         
13) Dog approaches dog while playing with toys
         
14) Human approaches/disturbs dog while sleeping
         
15) Dog approaches/disturbs dog while sleeping
         
16) Step over dog
         
17) Push dog off bed/couch
         
18) Reach toward dog
         
19) Reach over head of dog
         
20) Put on leash
         
21) Human pushes on shoulders
         
22) Dog mounts or shoves
         
23) Human pushes on rump
         
24) Towel feet when wet
         
25) Bathe dog
         
26) Groom dog's head
         
27) Groom dog's body
         
28) Human stares at dog
         
29) Dog stares at dog
         
30) Take muzzle in hands and shake
         
31) Push dog over onto back
         
32) Stranger knocks on door
         
33) Stranger enters room
         
34) Dog in car at toll booth
         
35) Dog in car at gas station
         
36) Dog on leash approached by dog on street
         
37) Dog on leash approached by person on street
         
38) Dog in yard - person passes
         
39) Dog in yard - dog passes
         
40) Dog in vet's office
         
41) Dog in boarding kennel
         
42) Dog at groomer
         
43) Dog yelled at
         
44) Dog corrected with leash
         
45) Dog physically punished
         
46) Someone raises voice to client in presence of dog
         
47) Someone hugs/touches client in presence of dog
         
48) Squirrels, cats, small animals approach dog
         
49) Bicycles and/or skateboards nearby
         
50) Crying infant
         
51) Playing with 2 year old children
         
52) Playing with 5-7 year old children
         
53) Playing with 8-11 year old children