GuaranteeBuyer has 48 hours to take puppy to Buyer’s licensed veterinarian for a health inspection to validate this contract. All Buyer’s are required to obtain a written analysis from Buyer’s chosen vet at time of this vet check to be sent by mail back to seller within 10 days no matter what the findings. Failure to have puppy vet checked within the forty-eight hours will result in the Buyer accepting the puppy “as is” and this guarantee is null and void. There will then be No guarantee whatsoever on puppy/dog. Should the puppy be determined to be in a life threatening condition, at the time of this vet check, and the cause of the illness is clearly attributed to the Seller, the puppy may, upon a written diagnosis from vet who performed the examination, be returned for another puppy of equal value, determined by the Seller. Any veterinarian’s diagnosis shall be subject to confirmation by a veterinarian chosen by the Seller. Notification of the illness must be made to the Seller within 24 hours of this inspection. If Buyer does not return puppy alive, within 48 hours of this vet check there will be no replacement and Buyer accepts puppy “as is”.
It is necessary for the Buyer to complete the schedule of inoculations on time, in order to protect the puppy’s health, and for the guarantee to remain valid. It is expected that the Buyer will have yearly exams for the puppy including heartworm, fecal examination, and all vaccinations required by your veterinarian. Buyer is responsible for all veterinarian charges at all times. This guarantee shall become null and void if the puppy is given any vaccinations within 7 days of purchase and /or if puppy is sold or given to another party.
Puppies are guaranteed for the first year of life against any life threatening congenital disease. The written opinion of three unassociated licensed veterinarians’ (one of them being Seller’s choice) is required to determine that the puppy indeed has a life threatening defect that was present since birth. If puppy dies within this one-year time frame, the Buyer will pay to have it autopsied by a state lab; no local veterinarian will be accepted. Seller must be notified within 2 business days of the problem and if cause is congenital, Seller will replace the puppy with puppy of equal value, determined by Seller, as soon as one is available. At no time will money be returned instead of a puppy. No replacement will be given if the puppy has been euthanized without prior written permission of the Seller. Any physical problem which is or could be the result of injury, over feeding, underfeeding, or due to out of date records of vaccinations is not covered under this guarantee. A returned puppy must be returned to the Seller in good condition, other than the specified problem, at the Buyer’s expense. At that time the Buyer will then qualify for a replacement puppy.
No size, color, or temperament, is guaranteed of puppy in adulthood. The puppy is sold by the Seller to the Buyer for a pet and the Seller is not responsible for puppy to be suitable for any other purpose including, but not limited to showing or breeding. Minor defects that are of little consequence for the puppy’s health are not covered, such as minor under bite, over bite, or a hernia. Seller’s noted defects are not covered by this guarantee. The Seller does not guarantee a puppy that develops Hypoglycemia, (buyer should make themselves aware) retained baby teeth, hernias, or loose knees (patella). This guarantee does not cover any adverse reactions to vaccinations, medications, or complications with surgeries. This warranty does not cover Coccida or Giardia.
This contract is null and void if the terms and conditions are not fulfilled. After the puppy is one year old this guarantee is void. All sales are considered initiated, transacted and finalized in Decatur County, Iowa. All expenses incurred medical or otherwise by the Buyer, are the sole responsibility of the Buyer. Any shipping expenses are always paid by the Buyer and never refunded. Puppies must be paid for in full before delivery. Puppies are subject to Iowa sales tax.
No puppy will be sold and /or shipped without a signed contract. Thank you for your business and we hope you have many years of happiness with your new puppy.
Sellers noted defects: ____________________________________________________________________________________
I understand and accept all terms and conditions of this health guarantee/contract:
Buyer: _____________________________________________________________________________ Date: ____/____/____
Address: _______________________________City: ________________ State: ________________ Zip ________________
Home #: ____________________________________________ Cell #:_____________________________________________
Name of Puppy: ____________________________________________________________________ DOB: ____/____/____
Puppy Price: __________________________ Down Payment ($400 Non-Refundable): ___________________________
Breed: ______________________________________________________________________________ Sex: Male / Female
Seller's Signature (White's Ashwood Kennel): ______________________________________________________________