Puppy contract (spay/neuter contract)
This contract is written for the protection of both Em’s Goldens and the Buyer. However, it is primarily written to protect the health and general well-being of the puppy. Please be certain that you are ready for the time commitment and financial responsibility of a puppy prior to putting a deposit on one!
This is a contract between Em’s Goldens and _____________________________________ here after referred to as “Buyer”.
City:__________________________ State:___________ Zip:__________________________
Buyer’s Vet’s Info
Clinic Phone Number:(______)________-___________
Deposit: $500.00 (non refundable) Purchase price: $2,200.00
Date of Birth:______/_______/_________ Pick up Date:______/______/__________
Slot number:_____________________ Male or Female
Puppy I. D.:________________________________
Puppy's call name:_____________________
AKC registered #_______________________________
Payment & Picking
A NON-REFUNDABLE deposit of $500 will hold Buyers slot. Slots are reserved in the order in which deposits are received (IN HAND or when the transaction clears). This deposit will be applied towards the full purchase price of said puppy/dog. The remaining amount is due when said puppy/dog is 7 weeks of age.
Buyers must choose desired gender (male or female) at the time deposit is paid.
Payments are accept via Venmo, Vero (email@example.com), Cashier’s check (payable to Emily Vereecke), or via Cash (ONLY if delivered in person).
Buyer understands that puppies should be chosen based on personality not physical appearance. Therefore, Buyer agrees to let Em’s Goldens help them choose the puppy that will best match the Buyer and their family. This is done when the puppies are between 6 and 7 weeks of age.
If Buyer has a deposit on an upcoming litter and the dam doesn’t take, or If a Buyer has a deposit on a litter, and there are more deposits than puppies available, OR If there is a problem with the health of a puppy, Buyer can choose one of the following three options:
1. Reserve a puppy of the opposite gender from the litter (if there are any unspoken for)
2. Reserve a puppy from another litter
3. Request a full refund of the deposit
Buyer is expected to pick up said puppy/dog between 8 and 9 weeks of age. Staring at 9 weeks of age, a daily boarding fee of $25/day will be charged until he/she is picked up. If Buyer chooses to have said puppy/dog delivered, Em’s Goldens will work together with the Buyer and/or third party transport service personnel to arrange transport when the puppy is 8 and 9 weeks of age, depending on availability. If Buyer requests delivery after 9 weeks of age, a daily boarding fee of $25/day will be charged until said puppy/dog is delivered. If using a third-party transportation service to have said dog transported, said puppy/dog is no longer under the watch/care of Em’s Goldens, therefore Em’s Goldens is not held responsible for anything that may happen to said dog once he/she is handed over to the transportation service
Coat Color, Size, & Temperament
Buyer understands that Em’s Goldens cannot guarantee the final size, coat color or temperament of said puppy/dog.
Buyer agrees to keep said puppy/dog as part of the family, in the home and not outside or kennel dog. Buyer also agrees to provide said puppy/dog with high quality diet, and medical care when needed. Em’s Goldens reserves the right to reclaim said puppy/dog with no monetary refund if Buyer is neglecting to provide said puppy/dog with these requirements.
Buyer agrees if at any point in said puppy/dog’s life Buyer can no longer keep said puppy/dog, Buyer will return said puppy/dog to Em’s Goldens (without a refund) or work with Em’s Goldens to find said puppy/dog a home.
If Buyer sells/re-homes said puppy/dog without contacting Em’s Goldens, Buyer will be charged $10,000.00 breach of contract fee. Buyer is subject to legal action, and if Em’s Goldens must resort to litigation, Buyer agrees to pay all court cost as well.
In the event of death of the Buyer, Em’s Goldens will assume the Buyer’s family member’s will be keeping said puppy/dog as a pet if so desired. The Buyers family member that will be keeping said puppy/dog will need to notify Em’s Goldens so that records may be updated. The family member that will be keeping said puppy/dog will need to agree to the terms in this contract and will sign a contract with Em's Goldens.
Buyer’s Initials Family members name________________________________
Family members phone number(______)________-____________
Buyer agrees that said puppy/dog is being sold as a high quality pet and will not allow said puppy/dog to be bred. Buyer agrees to have said puppy/dog spayed/neutered between 18 and 24 months of age.
Buyer understands that it is in the best interest of said puppy/dog to wait to spay/ neuter said puppy/dog until he or she is over 18 months of age.
(If Female) Buyer agrees not to spay said puppy/dog until said puppy/dog has had at least one heat cycle and is over 18 months of age.
If said puppy/dog is ever bred whether planned or by accident, the Buyer will be assessed a $15,000.00 breach of contract fee per breeding/mating. If said puppy/dog is bred, the Buyer is subject to legal action, and if Em’s Goldens must resort to litigation, the Buyer agrees to pay all court costs as well.
Em’s Goldens guarantees that said puppy/dog has been seen by a licensed veterinarian and is healthy/ free of parasites with no signs of health problems at the time said puppy/dog leaves Em’s Goldens.
Em’s Goldens has done everything in their power to provide said puppy/dog with the best possible health, by carefully selecting parents that have been health tested, by weaning puppies onto a high-quality balanced raw diet, by providing said puppy/dog with appropriate exercise and activity and by providing Buyer with information on proper diet, exercise, handling and overall care.
Buyer understands that there are many factor’s that affect the development and overall health of a dog. Therefore Em’s Goldens cannot guarantee final health results.
Buyer understands that there are many factor’s that affect the development and overall health of a dog. Therefore Em’s Goldens cannot guarantee final
Em’s Goldens guarantees that said puppy/dog has been seen by a licensed veterinarian and is healthy/ free of parasites with no signs of any health problems including hips, heart, eyes, patellas, elbows or any other
Buyer agrees to do Titer testing on said puppy/dog and only give the mandatory vaccines necessary after said puppy/dog has peen proven to need them by a titer test.
If Buyer fails to abide to this contract in its entirety Buyer will be assessed a $15,000.00 breach of contract fee. Buyer is subject to legal action, and if Em’s Goldens must resort to litigation, the Buyer agrees to pay all court costs as well.
If prior to the placement of said puppy/dog, Em’s Goldens thinks placement with the Buyer is not in the best interest of said dog/Buyer (i.e. falsification of application, inability to care for dog, or any other reason), Em’s Goldens may void the contract.
Em’s Goldens:_____________________________________ Date:__________________
Buyer Print name:
Buyer signature:______________________________________ Date:________
Please note we are not veterinarians.
The information we provide is based on our experience and knowledge, and is intended to help our puppy owners provide the best possible life for their Goldens .
Em's Goldens shall not be held liable for any damages or loss incurred due to the information we provide.
Please consult with your veterinarian before practicing our information.