Puppy Contract and Health Guarantee For An AKC Registered Akita Puppy
Breeder’s Temporary Name: _________________________________________
Birth Date: _______________________________________________________
1. This contract applies to the original buyer only and is non-transferable to a second party.
2. This puppy will be vaccinated and vet checked at approx. 8 weeks and is guaranteed to be in good health and free of communicable diseases. Buyer has 72 hours to have puppy examined by a veterinarian. If puppy is found to be ill or in poor health within 72 hours of purchase, it may be returned to the breeder. A report of the results is to be sent to the Seller and the puppy can be returned immediately at no expense to the Breeder. Breeder reserves the right to have puppy examined by his Vet to verify the condition and determine that the illness was present before leaving the Breeder’s home. Please insure that you do not expose your puppy to dog parks or to households that had a sick dog/cat in the past year. These viruses can be shed from ill dogs into their owner’s home. So, until until your puppy’s immune system is well protected by a full series of vaccines - 16 weeks, please be careful where you take your puppy. Insure your puppy is properly vaccinated into his/her adulthood at the proper times.
3. We guarantee the puppy against hip and eye disorders. A statement from a certified vet verifying the disorder is needed before replacement. We will replace the puppy until 2 years of age. Breeder reserves the right to have puppy examined by his vet to verify the condition. Under no circumstances will refund be made in lieu of replacement. If buyer rejects a replacement puppy, all sales will be final.
4. We do our best to place puppies with excellent temperaments in approved homes but due to circumstances beyond our control we do not guarantee the temperament of the puppy after it leaves our premises.
This guarantee is for a limited registration only (pet) and does not guarantee that puppy is suitable for breeding proposes. This guarantee will apply only if the following conditions have been met.
1. This puppy is sold as a pet and is not to be bred. (Unless other agreements have been made)
2. Buyer agrees to spay/neuter this puppy before 12 months of age.
3. The puppy is to be provided adequate socialization, shelter, and housing and will be allowed to spend time with the family.
4. This puppy is to be fed a premium quality dog food and will maintain a weight appropriate to its breed, size and age.
5. This puppy is to be provided with adequate and correct exercise.
6. Buyer acknowledges that all money placed as down payment are forfeited should buyer not complete purchase of the puppy by the 7th week of the puppy’s age and/or take delivery of said puppy within the time specified by the Seller (defined as the 8th week of age unless otherwise specified in writing by seller.)
7. Buyer agrees to provide proper veterinary care and vaccinations for your dog throughout it’s life.
8. Buyer agrees to assume all responsibility for dog once ownership has been transferred. Seller cannot be held responsible for any legal ramifications concerning this dog.
Total Cost: _________________________________
Down Payment Amount: _____________________ Date: _________________
Final Payment: ______________________________ Date: ________________
By signing below, Buyer states that he/she has read the aforementioned guarantee and is in complete agreement.
Buyer Name: _______________________________ Phone: ________________
Buyer Signature: _________________________________Date:_____________
Seller Name: ______________________________ Phone: _________________
Seller Signature:_________________________________Date: _____________