Katurah Puppies Price
Sales Contract / Terms of Contract
ASCA Reg Litter no._______________
Seller: Pamela Schweikert
Terms of balance to be paid in full before puppy is released.
Puppies being shipped must be paid in full 15 days prior to shipping.
I hereby agree to all terms set forth in this contract
Signature of Co-buyer_________________________________
__________As a show and or breeding quality animal
with no disqualifying faults and full ASCA/AKC registration. If animal is a
male, seller retains two breedings for any bitches owned or leased by Katurah.
__________As a pet
quality animal with limited ASCA/AKC registration. Papers will be issued upon
proof of spay.
1. Seller hereby guarantees that said dog is free from the
A. Any disqualifying faults as listed in the Australian Shepherd
Club of America breed standard if the said puppy is of show or breeding quality.
If said dog should develop a disqualifying fault which has not corrected itself
by the attained age of one (1) year. Seller retains the right to personally
examine said dog should a disqualifying fault develop.
B. The canine disease of hip dysplasia. If said dog is found to be dysplastic (by an x-ray taken by a qualified veterinarian and rated as dysplastic by O.F.A.).
C. Any hereditary eye defects. If said dog is found to have such a defect (upon examination by a qualified veterinary ophthalmologist).
D. If said dog develops any of the above problems a replacement dog will be given to the Purchaser in exchange for said dogs registration papers and certification from a qualified veterinarian that said dog has been spayed, neutered or destroyed. If said dog is to be destroyed, guarantee is valid only if prior approval is given to the seller. Seller will replace puppy within one year with an equal quality or better puppy of the same color and sex.
2. Said dog must be x-rayed and cleared by OFA and by a certified ophthalmologist
of any eye defects by the age of 30 months. If said dog is used
for breeding before it has been radio graphed and certified clear of hip
dysplasia by the Orthopedic Foundation For Animals, or without an ophthalmologist's
clearance within a year preceding the breeding, this guarantee
is null and void. NOTE; All guarantees become null and void when the animal is
30 months of age.
3. If a show puppy is replaced for any other reason than the
disqualifications listed above, the terms shall be as follows; One half the
purchase price shall be applied to another puppy. The original pup shall be
spayed/neutered and the registration papers shall be returned to the seller.
Seller in this contract will have the discretion to issue the registration
papers on to the new owner.
4. This dog's registered name (appearing on the top of this
contract) will remain the same and shall not have any other prefix or suffix
5. Said dog is hereby guaranteed to be in good health and free of
any illness or disease for a period of 48 hours after purchase. If said dog
should require veterinary attendance within this 48 hour period, seller agrees
to pay for all reasonable veterinary expenses upon receipt of a statement from
attending veterinarian that the disease or illness was contracted during or
prior to said 48 hour period. Seller demands to be notified immediately, should
any illness or disease be detected so a decision may be made on how to proceed
with the veterinary treatment. If the seller is not notified IN ADVANCE of
treatment, seller will not be obligated to pay veterinary expenses. This
guarantee DOES NOT extend payment to payment for veterinary attendance for
treatment due to negligence, mistreatment or accident to said dog, or for
regular veterinary examination or shots.
6. Seller retains the right of first offer of purchase should the
purchaser decide to sell said dog at a later date. Purchase price shall be fair
market value at the time of the sale.
Purchaser is aware that all deposits are non-refundable
If either party is forced to take legal action to enforce any part
of this contract, action shall be initiated in the county of Seller's residence,
and any legal fees and court costs shall be the responsibility of the party
found to be in default.