Big Thunder Kennels
Health Guarantee and Contract
Big Thunder Kennels
This contract and bill of sale was provided by * Big Thunder Kennels *
This is to certify the sale of one ___________ Labrador Retriever
To: [name, address and phone number] _______________________________________
DL# ________________________________ ST_________
For the sum of __________.
DESCRIPTION OF DOG:
Name of dog: ____________________________________________________________
Date Whelped: ______________________________ Color: _______________________
Place of Birth: _______________________________Sex: ________________________
Litter registration #____________________________AKC #______________________
Dam: ______________________________________AKC # ______________________
Breeder's name: ___________________________________________
Breeder's address: _________________________________________
CONDITIONS OF SALE:
If The above Labrador Retriever is being purchased as either a companion animal [pet], and not for breeding purposes or a Show Prospect. The purchaser agrees to have this puppy spayed/neutered on not before the age of 12 months on a Limited Registration and the AKC registration papers will be a limited registration with NO BREEDING rights. Proof must be submitted to Big Thunder Kennels at the time of spaying/neutering your dog or the contract and Health Guarantee is null and void._______________
All puppies must have OFA pre lims of hips and elbows and eyes at 12 mos of age to keep the guarantee. _______________
If you have a Full registration you must have your dog OFA certified for hips and elbows, EIC, CNM, CERF, HNPK,Dilute,PRA and eyes again clear at 24 months of age. No exceptions. You must have pre lims through OFA done at 12 mos to retain your guarantee. The dog may not be bred until these certifications are completed and you must be able to provide proof by mailing or emailing copies of all clearances and at that time I will sign off on the registration and release it to Full. ____________
If at any time the buyer can no longer retain possession of this dog, the seller is to be notified and the dog to be returned at the buyers expense. You do not get a refund/ replacement if nothing medically as outlined in the terms of this contract are wrong. This is up to the sellers discreation The dog will be returned with the AKC papers and any medical records._______________
Under NO CIRCUMSTANCES is the dog to be placed in a pet shop, animal shelter, or similar establishment or be used in dog fighting, or similar activities.
No dog from us is to be bred to another breed or a dilute dog or factored dog.
**Failure to comply with the above conditions of sale will hold the purchaser liable for any and all court costs, & attorney fees will be paid by the purchaser at the time of the court's decision. _______________________
**It is understood that this agreement is to protect the dog and the integrity of the sellers' bloodlines._____
The seller guarantees this dog to be of sound health and temperament at the time of this sale. Hip Guarantee for any abnormal/genetic defects is 24 months. __________
The purchaser agrees to take this dog to a licensed veterinarian of his choice within 72 hours for a physical examination. Should the dog be determined to be in ill health, the cause of which is clearly attributable to the seller, the dog may, upon written diagnosis from said veterinarian, be returned for refund of the purchase price (minus the shipping is applicable) or for another dog of equal value, the choice to be determined by the seller. If a dog is not available at that time after the breeder chooses a pup out of the new litter you will be able to pick a new pup.__________________
Any veterinarian's diagnosis shall be subject to confirmation by a veterinarian chosen and paid for by the seller. Should said veterinarian not concur with the diagnosis, the matter shall be presented to a third veterinarian mutually agreed upon by the seller and the purchaser. _________
We use NuVet vitamins and in order to keep this guarantee in affect you must also keep your dog on these supplements for the 24 months in order to keep the Hip Guarantee. You can order these using my Breeder code listed in the pamphlet in your puppy pack or by clicking the NuVet link on the NuVet page. This keeps track of your orders and shows that you are keeping with the agreement. I would advise ordering two weeks before you pick up your pup.____________
Hip Dysplasia Guarantee:
In the unlikely event that a dog is suspected of being dysplastic in its
first two years, this is the procedure to follow:
Notify us by Telephone or Letter.
The dog must have been x-rayed for this condition
at 24 months, but NOT before 1½ years old.
Submit the x-ray to the Orthopedic Foundation for
Animals, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65210
The dog must never have been used for breeding, not
be overweight, and must still be with its original owner. You must also have had your prelim reports done by OFA at 12 months.
No replacement will be given if the dog has been over
exercised during its growth period ( 18 months of age ),
which is running with or jumping the dog excessively, Dock Diving or running and playing on any slippery surfaces. I will require ALL vet records and a release to speak to your vet about the dog.
*All Guarantees pertain to the original purchaser only.___________
*You agree to provide regular veterinary care as well as the proper daily maintenance to keep the dog in good health. (The overgrowth or an overweight pet voids this agreement as it is hard on the hips and elbows)____________
*You agree to inform me at once if problems develop and to follow all veterinary recommendations for their solution. If these things are not done, all guarantees are void._________
PAPERS PROVIDED AT THE TIME OF SALE:
________Registration Form [Full/Limited]
________ Copy of Pedigree
[OWNER]: ___________________________________________DATE: ___________
[CO-OWNER]: ________________________________________DATE: ___________
PURCHASER: ________________________________________DATE: ___________
When naming your puppy we retain the right to have Big Thunder listed in the registered name. If this is not included in the name the contract is Void and no Guarentee is in place. Once your dog is registered you will be required to submit a copy showing that Big Thunder is listed somewhere in the registered name of your pup.
Example: Big Thunders Rovers Revenge