Buyers Agreement page
Please read and call if you have any questions about our process.
1) If you agree with the terms of our contract and would like to get on our waiting list please fill in the information below and hit
submit. This is your electronic signature. You will receive a copy in your puppy folder.
2) Make your check payable to the litter owner.
3) Mail your deposit with in two days of submission of this contract.
4) Your name will be added to our puppy waiting list as "pending"
until we receive your deposit.
We solely breed our pets to provide a good quality Golden Retriever. We only sell our pups to families that will provide them loving
homes for the life of their pet. Our pups are pets and will need to live live in your home upon arrival. Please have your pet spayed or
neutered according to the new standards. Males and females should not be spayed or neutered until 15 months of age. The parties enter into this contract for the purchase and sale of one (1) purebred AKC Golden Retriever. The breeder guarantees the described Retriever is a purebred dog, registration application will be provided with the American Kennel Club. The contract terms set forth are prepared for the benefit of each individual dog, breeder, and buyer – to prevent the exploitation of the Golden Retriever breed through unselective breeding programs and practices. The parties enter into this agreement to preserve their mutual concern and respect for the Golden Retriever breed.
X LIMITED REGISTRATION. The parties acknowledge breeder’s intent to reserve breeding/stud rights on this Golden Retriever. This dog is not to be utilized under the Limited Registration for any breeding purposes, and if any litter is ever produced by this dog the LITTER would not be eligible for AKC Registration. The dog is eligible to compete in all AKC-licensed events.
The purchase price for a male or female puppy and 8 weeks of care and training is $2000.00. Your deposit of 500.00 will hold your
name on a litter list for your sex preference and will come off the total price of the puppy you are purchasing. Your deposit is non
refundable. If your litter does not have your sex preference your deposit will be retained for our next litter list. If you choose to
purchase another puppy from a different breeder your deposit will be retained and you can contact us when you are ready for a pup. Your deposit is non-refundable so please make sure you are ready for a muddy puppy. Your pup will need to be paid for in full by his or her 5th week birthday, you will receive an email reminder.
We work with families for our choosing process, this is not a 1st come 1st pick process. We test our puppies and do know their personalities for home preferences. We will ask you for your top 3 picks when the pups are 6 weeks old and try to choose one of your top 3 picks. We always try to place hunting pups with hunting families, pups that are the calmest nature with families that have 8 year and under children. If we have a call for a service dog, we will chose a very willing and focused dog for that buyer. We always take your preferences into consideration when placement time comes.
The buyer also agrees that the seller will select the pup out of this litter for you according to the primary purpose stated in your
application and emails. We will talk about what your looking for as far as personality, willingness and job performance you are looking for in your next golden retriever.
HEALTH OBLIGATIONS with 26 month guarantee; The Seller guarantees
that in the event up to 26 months of age this Retriever receives from the Orthopedic Foundation for Animals a
report of moderate or severe hip or elbow dysplasia, the Seller is to be notified immediately. The Seller agrees to take the dog back,
with registration papers, or the buyer can keep the dog under the following conditions: ( You do not have to give your dog up to get a replacement dog)
1.) Provided the dog has not been used for breeding, either intentionally or unintentionally.
2.) Provided the dog has received proper exercise and diet, and has been properly maintained for his size, weight and age.
3) Provided the dogs X-rays are done on or after his or her 24 month birthday as required by the OFA standards The OFA report is the only form that will be accepted for this 26 month guarantee to apply. Female dogs scanned 8 to 12 weeks after a heat cycle is recommended by OFA. X-rays must be done by veterinarians that have a common practice of scanning joints for OFAs. Non uniform ( x-rays that are not aliened straight as required by OFA) will have to be retaken and is the responsibility of the buyer.
4)All health records must be forwarded to the seller along with any x-rays. Weight of your pet at his or her vet visits. (over weight
dogs have problems, if your dog is obese this contract is void with no guarantee due to a lack of exercise and over feeding).
Upon receipt and review of the records, if deemed necessary, the X-rays will be repeated and resubmitted to OFA if the alignment is not correct or female heat cycle was within the 8 to 12 week OFA recommended time period., If the OFA opinion is reversed to a Fair
to good or Excellent, all is good! If the OFA report on the second set of X-rays is of moderate or severe dysplasia, the seller will if deemed by the buyer, take the dog back and offer a replacement dog, when available. Replacement pup has to be taken with in a two year period from the date you send in your OFA results. The breeder has two year time period to choose the buyer a pup for replacement. In the event the Buyer wishes to keep the dog, it must be neutered/spayed to prevent any breeding, at Buyers
expense, and all future medical and expenses that may occur are the sole responsibility of the Buyer. In the event this Retriever is
diagnosed with a blinding Progressive Retinal Atrophy, the Seller agrees to take the dog back under the same conditions and procedures (CERF report) as stated above. In the event this retriever has a genetic heart diagnosis, he or she must be checked by a board certified cardiologist for any guarantee to apply. Seller agrees to the same conditions and procedures as stated above. 5) Provided that the dog has been eating the sellers choice of dog food from http://Vetmadepetfoods.com. I am a Lifes Abundance rep, I do get a breeders bag that contains 4 pounds extra food in each bag I order and I am compensated from this company on the products that you buy. I am getting rich off the food you order? lol I don't own the company but I do get 4.80 for a 40 pound bag of dog food that you order from my site. Definitely not walmart retail income by any means but it helps me raise your pups on the food I believe has more to offer goldens then most foods. What I really get is a piece of mind that you are doing your best for the pup that I loved 1st. I worry about them after they go home with you and want them to excel the way they are meant to. Like many breeders all over the internet feed LA because its good for the dogs not because we are getting rich of of you buying the food. I feed the food because its safe and my dogs excel on it. The company cares what goes into their products and I am a believer plain and simple. We have feed other foods and they just are not worth buying. That being said I request that This said dog will be feed Life Abundance dog food for any guarantee to apply. You will receive a 26 month warranted on hips, elbows, heart, eye blinding PRA 1 and PRA 2, also that your pup will not have Ichthyosis if you continue feeding Life Abundance food for this important growth period of 26 months. We feed Life Abundance, all natural dog food for for puppies and adults for the reasons stated below.*As we all know, for proper growth, the correct nutrition is needed, breeding has its risks but what you feed is just as important as the dogs are being bred. If your pup lacks in nutrition or is fed an over abundance of calcium or phosphorus or protein his joints will not grow correctly regardless of his genetic make up. This is the very reason we require our buyer to feed a food that has a safe growth pattern. We know they will grow correctly on this food. Safety is our other concern, the dog food companies have killed a ton of family pets, made them deathly ill and caused family’s a lot of heartache. This company has never had a recall, it is safe with a long track record. For the health and longevity of our pets we feel safe about what we put in their dish everyday. If you choose another food you are agreeing to void this 26 month contract guarantee. We hope that you will consider this food for the life time of your golden, almost all commercial pet foods contain the cancer causing agents like BHA and BHT. To extend the shelf life of commercial pet foods, suppliers must add a preservatives like BHA and BHT. These chemicals are still be found in almost all commercial dog foods. If you feed a commercial dog food your dog will more then likely get cancer from eating it everyday. Lifes Abundance is free of any cancer causing agents. Commercial treats have the same cancer causing agents, for treats stay safe with any treats from LA and give them bananas, apple apple slices, scoop of peanut butter, carrots, green beans, peas and tomatoes! They will live longer lives. Most dog food company's don't have your best interest in mind, they only have profit in mind. They use cheap inconsistent ingredients that make your pets sick. Life’s Abundance has a convenient auto ship program to assure you that you wont run out and your food is made fresh every 4 to 6 weeks. Its delivered to your door by UPS in only a few days so it doesn't sit on a hot truck or warehouse spoiling!! NO harmful preservatives in there food only natural. Our family dogs are living 13 to 14 years because we watch what we feed them and don’t use chemicals, minimize shots and never line breed. The national average death age for a golden is dropped to 11.5 years. Cancer deaths in golden’s has jumped almost every year, I am doing my own study keeping my dogs on only safe foods, minimizing our shots, only using natural flee and tick treatments, and never line breeding. Its working and I hope you will help us with our quest in keeping golden’s healthy and strong for years to come. In the event that you believe your dog can not tolerate this food which would be weird but possible, contact me with your issues and we can discuss other safe foods that may work for him or her that wont void this contract.
BUYER’S OBLIGATION: The buyer agrees to provide the following:
1)Proper exercise, diet, shelter, regular veterinary care, Regular
veterinary care including checkups, regular worming, illnesses and injury treatments, age appropriate vaccinations as recommended by a qualified veterinarian.
2) Appropriate lifetime training and socialization of the dog, which significantly contributes to the ultimate temperament and
reliability of the dog.
3)Buyer agrees not to overwork or strain the pup through his huge growth stage between 4 months to 1 year of age which consists of: Jumping up and down off of tail gates, running up and down stairs, limit jogging miles because joints are soft and growing at a fast pace.
4) The buyer also agrees to the seller that if for any reason the above dog needs a new home placement, this dog will be offered to
the seller before any other persons.
5) Have the dog examined by a qualified veterinarian within 3 business days of purchase.
6) Submit applicable registration materials with AKC within 30 days of receipt from Seller.
Warranties apply: The dog is in good health and sound body at the time that the dog is transferred to buyer. To the best of sellers
knowledge, the dog is free from any contagious or harmful diseases and has been vet checked with in 10 days before the buyer takes him or her home. Veterinary records will be provided at time of transfer. The dog has received all vaccinations or other treatment as appropriate to the age of the dog at the time of transfer of ownership. This dog is warranted only for the purpose of being a companion animal. While it may be capable of performing other functions, no warranty is given as to its fitness for any special purpose. The sellers have used their best judgment and the advice in evaluating this dog. Transportation costs are not covered and are solely the responsibility of the buyers. In the event the Buyer is unable to keep this Retriever for any reason, the Buyer agrees to immediately contact the Seller. The Buyer agrees that the Seller has the first option to either take the dog back or help with the placement of the retriever. In the event the dog is returned to the Seller, the Buyer will provide to the Seller all applicable transfer of ownership papers and current copies of veterinary records; OR assist the buyer in finding a suitable home for the dog. Under no circumstances is this Retriever to be surrendered to an animal shelter, dealer in dogs for sale or auction, or given or sold to an animal research facility or laboratory. This Agreement is inclusive by signing of this Purchase and Sales
Agreement The Buyer understands that all expenses associated with caring for, raising, training and socialization of this dog is the
sole responsibility of the Buyer and accepts the risks and responsibilities of owning this dog. By hitting submit button below
you are electronically signing your signature. By signing this agreement you agree to all the terms of owning a golden retriever pup. All terms in this contract must be followed to insure your 26 month guarantee. It is our intent as always to provide you with the best we can offer through our breeding program.
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