Contract of Sale and Deposit
Definitions used herein include:
"BUYER" shall herein be defined as:
"BREEDER" shall herein be defined as: Deb Casey, SilverDust Kennels, 214-505-4389,
"PUPPY" shall herein be defined as:
A: A PET puppy, (registered) (registerable) with the American Kennel Club (AKC), with limited ( non breeding ) registration.
B: A SHOW puppy, ( registered) (registerable) with the American Kennel Club ( AKC ) with full registration/breeding privileges
with the registered name of:
American Kennel Club (AKC) registration number:
Date of Birth:
Cattle Dog described above is sold for the sum of $ .
Payment to be made in full at the time of the transaction .
Deposit information at end of document.
PET puppy is defined here to be a Australian Cattle Dog puppy which is in good health at the time of sale, and embodies the characteristics of
the Australian Cattle Dog breed . This PUPPY is purebred and is registerable (registered) with the American Kennel Club on a limited registration basis.
SHOW puppy is defined here to be a Australian Cattle Dog which is in good health at the time of sale and meets the AKC standard for the breed. This puppy accompanies the guarantee that he/she meets those breed standards for finishing his AKC championship. The BREEDER assumes no responsibility for the dog's show success in the show ring.
If the puppy develops any breed disqualifications or develops hereditary conditions which determines the animal unfit for breeding in the United States of America, a refund of the purchase price will be refunded OR replacement puppy from the next available litter IF the following conditions are met:
condition declared, and verified in writing by a licensed veterinarian and at
verification by other Australian Cattle Dog breeders of choice to deem that
there is indeed a disqualification from the AKC standard.
The condition is diagnosed on or before the age of 30 months.
The dog or bitch has not been used for breeding purposes.
The original owner of the dog has not changed.
All feeding recommendations have been followed.
The dog/bitch must be spayed or neutered after diagnosis of disqualification or hereditary condition. BUYER to pay spay / neuter expenses. BUYER may keep spayed or neutered animal. If, instead, the dog is be returned to breeder, BUYER will pay all
shipping expenses. After all requirements are satisfied, refund or replacement puppy will be made.
The parents of this PUPPY have had x-rays to establish that they are free of hip
problems, BAER tested for hearing, and eyes CERFed clear of PRA at time of breeding.
This PET puppy is registered with a limited registration, which will prohibit breeding and registering offspring. (The BUYER agrees this female PUPPY is to be spayed at the appropriate age, or male puppy neutered and veterinarian confirmation of this procedure must be supplied to the BREEDER.) __________ Please initial.
This SHOW puppy will not be used for breeding until you have obtained OFA, CERF,
BAER testing of each breeding party. ____________ Please
This SHOW/BREEDING stock will not
be bred repeatedly nor in any manner to affect health and welfare of said dog.
_________ Please initial.
The BREEDER guarantees the above described dog to be healthy at the time of the sale.
The BREEDER does not assume any liability for any injury to said puppy after delivery.
The BUYER agrees to have this puppy examined by a veterinarian within 72 hours of delivery.
If the puppy is found to be other than healthy by the BUYER'S veterinarian, it shall be returned to the BREEDER immediately, and the purchase price will be refunded. Deadline for this refund is 72 hours from date on contract.
All appropriate shots for the PUPPY'S age have been given, and a record of this vaccination history is supplied.
The BUYER agrees to maintain the puppy's health in good condition, and to provide yearly examinations, vaccinations, heartworm test, and any other usual procedures necessary to assure good health.
The BREEDER has done everything possible to produce healthy sound puppies both by breeding only dogs (parents) that are certified free of hip and elbow dysplasia, CERF and BAER testing and by raising the puppies in the best way possible in regards to diet, exercise, socialization and veterinary care.
The BUYER agrees that neither he/she nor the BUYER'S estate/executors may sell this PUPPY or transfer ownership of this PUPPY without the BREEDER'S knowledge and
WRITTEN consent and attached copies of said contract. ___________ Please
The BUYER agrees that this dog nor any of its offspring will
never be sold to pet shops, pet stores,
puppy mills or given for auction.
The BUYER hereby agrees that if at any time the Buyer cannot take proper care of the puppy, the BUYER must contact the BREEDER and the BREEDER will have the first choice to either: (a) take the PUPPY back or (b) assist the BUYER in finding a suitable home for the PUPPY.
The BUYER agrees to notify the BREEDER of any changes of address during the PUPPY'S lifetime.
The BUYER agrees that
the dog will reside at their home and will be an integral part of the family.
The dog will not be kept tied, tethered or chained or otherwise abused. The
dog will be kept in a fenced yard. This dog is NOT sold as a kennel dog,
and will not live in a full time kennel,
the BUYER must not at any time transport the dog in an open cargo area of a
vehicle. Failure of any of the above is a breach of contract.
Please initial that you have read this paragraph: __________________ Initial
Attached is $100.00 deposit to reserve a ( pet / show ) puppy, ( male or female ) from the (______________) litter. This deposit will not be refunded if the
BUYERS cancel their request. The BREEDER reserves the exclusive right to cancel any agreement; to cancel any request from BUYER even after the deposit and agreement is signed with no recourse. The BREEDERS decision is final with regards to the disposition of such puppy. A full refund will be given if the BREEDER chooses to cancel the reservation of the puppy. I, as the BUYER have read and understood the contract. ______________ Initial
The BREEDER neither makes or implies any warranties or guarantees, express or implied, other than those written in the agreement including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability and fitness. This document constitutes the entire agreement between the Breeder and Buyer with respect to this sale. The Buyer's signature below indicates that he/she has read, agrees and does understands all the conditions of the Sales Agreement and Contract of Sale.
In breach of this contract, including any terms listed here individually and or in whole, all guarantees are null and void and
if the breach jeopardizes the health, safety and welfare of the puppy, dog, or
bitch the BREEDER reserves the right to reclaim the puppy, dog, or bitch immediately
in order to protect the health and welfare of the animal. If the
contract is breached, the BREEDER reserves the right to assume ownership permanently of the dog including AKC
registration, and all health records in order to protect the welfare of the
animal with the BUYER forfeiting all further rights to the animal and the cash
consideration paid to the BREEDER as liquidated damages for the breach of this