The following representations and conditions apply to the sale of the aforementioned
___X____ a) As of the date of this agreement, the dog is in good health and free of
____X____ b) The Buyer has 120 hours to have dog examined by a veterinarian and to
personally inspect the dog. Any claims must be made within this time period and will be
verified by Seller's own veterinarian. Proof of inspection will be required prior to
Seller forwarding registration papers to Buyer.
______ ______ c) Buyer is completely satisfied with and waives any and all claims
regarding the dog's conformation, and outward appearance (meaning the dog meets the breed
standard at this age).
______ ______ e) Buyer agrees upon purchase of the puppy that the Dog will be
registered with the name:
_______X_____ followed by a name of Seller's determination. (ie:
3. CONSIDERATION (circle either a or b)
____X____ a) This dog, identified in Section 1, is being sold for the sum of $800,
to be paid in full before shipment of dog to buyer at buyers expense.
______ ______ b) This dog, identified in Section 1, is being sold for the sum of
$___800______ paid on 03/16/2001_as a non-refundable deposit, the remainder
to be paid in equal payments paid at _______________intervals. Dog or bitch will be
shipped to Buyer when paid in full at Buyer's expense. All other arrangements must be made
and in writing signed by both Buyer and Seller.
This dog or bitch has been graded to be SHOW quality .
______ ______ a) If PET quality, Buyer agrees that seller will register said dog or
bitch on a Limited Registration. This non-breeding registration will be held by Seller
until veterinarian verification of spay or neuter is received.
____X____ b) If sold as SHOW quality and dog/bitch is diagnosed with crippling hip
dysplasia, either by Seller's and Buyer's veterinarian or by the Orthopedic Foundation for
Animals (OFA), Buyer can either agree to keep dog/bitch providing dog/bitch is
spayed or neutered or may return to Seller. Seller agrees to replace said dog/bitch with
another of same sex and grade for 50% of purchase price if original dog/ bitch is retained
by buyer. Buyer may return dog/ bitch to seller under these conditions at buyers expense
and receive a replacement dog/ bitch from another litter .
_____X___ c) Any other arrangements may only be made with Seller's written consent.
_____X_____ d) If buyer chooses to sell dog/bitch or otherwise place him elsewhere,
Seller gets first chance to re-acquire dog/bitch according to terms agreed to by buyer and
seller at that time.
5. LIMITATIONS OF CONTRACT
_____X___ a) This contract applies to the original puppy only and is nontransferable
to a second party. No replacement puppy will be given if the male or female has been bred,
neutered or spayed. Buyer is responsible for transportation costs to and from Smokey
Mountain Kennels on original and replacement puppy.
____X___ a) Buyer agrees to maintain this dog in good health, provide routine
preventative health care including, but not limited to , inoculation, internal and
external parasites, and - where indicated - heartworm preventative medication.
____X___ b) Buyer further agrees to provide proper exercise as indicated in order to
maintain this dog or bitch in proper weight and physical shape. A proper diet consists of
top-quality dog food and supplements. Vitamin E is an acceptable
___X____ c) Buyer agrees to not start SCHUTZHUND BITE/PROTECTION/WEIGHT PULL/CATCH
DOG TRAINING/ of this dog or bitch until it has reached a minimum of 18 months of
age. (This is to allow the dog or bitch to reach a physical maturity level which will
allow this training not to damage the animal.) Buyer acknowledges that failure to meet the
requirements of this section will invalidate Section 4.
____X___ d) Buyer agrees that this dog or bitch is NOT to be LEFT IN A BACKYARD OR
KENNEL ONLY. This dog or bitch is sold with the understanding that it was to go to
carefully selected parties and that Buyer AVOWED the dog or bitch would become a
member of the family. (This is to assure proper development and maintenance of the
temperament for which the animal was bred.)
___X____ e) Breeding Prerequisites: Breeding of a bitch shall be every other heat
cycle or no more than 1 (one) back to back cycle with a 1(one) year rest period before
again breeding and ONLY after the age of 2 (two) years and ONLY after the
bitch has been certified HEALTHY and READY TO BREED by a Licensed Veterinarian and then ONLY
to a likewise certified stud dog.
A stud dog will NOT breed any more than 1 (one) bitch in any one week and ONLY
after the age of 2 (two) years with Veterinarian certification of Health for breeding
purposes and ONLY to likewise certified females.
____X____ f) Buyer agrees to provide Seller with Photographs suitable for
advertising and photocopies of all awards and critiques along with the judge(s) name(s)
and the Club sponsoring the show. Buyer also agrees that Seller may use the photographs
and any particulars of qualifying awards in any future advertising.
___X___ g) Buyer agrees Seller will REPOSSESS DOG OR BITCH UPON EVIDENCE OF
NEGLECT AND/OR ABUSE at no expense to the seller.
___X______ h) And finally...Buyer agrees that he/she understands this contract
fully, and that this contract is under the jurisdiction of the State of Tennessee,
in the county of Davidson. It is agreed the place of venue shall be in Davidson County,
SELLER'S (1) signature and date
SELLER'S (2) signature (if applicable) and date
Address: 3059 Brandau Road, Hermitage, Tennessee 37076-3502
Phone # 615-885-7736 Fax# Same Upon Notification . e-mail
BUYER'S (1) signature and date
BUYER'S (2) signature (if applicable) and date