$300.00 deposit is required to hold a puppy from a
breeding of your choice prior to the birth of the pups; or a $500.00 deposit is require
if the pup is already born, or a $300.00 deposit is
required to be put on a waiting list of a certain
breeding if all top 3 picks are taken. The pup is
to be PAID IN FULL, as well as the shipping crate, by
the age of 6 weeks (Unless other arrangements have been
approved by Ruff Diamond). If some unforeseen
occurrence such as "not enough pups in a litter, not a
pup of the sex you wanted or perhaps the female
did not take"....Your deposit will be applied to the
next available litter. If said pup is not paid in
full by the age of 6 wks all money paid will be
forfeited on that litter and moved to another litter
(unless other arrangements have been made with Ruff
is to be paid by the purchaser. If the buyer wishes,
the crate can be purchased thru us; the cost will vary
depending on the size of the crate needed.
for no more than 5 days awaiting the initial deposit.
We take the
dog to the Atlanta GA airport. If we hold the dog for
you longer that 10 days after the purchase, or 10 days
after the age of 8 weeks there will be a 3.00 a day
kennel charge for boarding the dog until shipping, (only
if reason is by the purchaser).
If for any
reason you have a deposit on a pup and we contact you
for further payment and you do not respond within 10
days all rights to pup and deposit are forfeited up by
the purchaser. Unless an agreement is made in writing
by Ruff Diamond American Bulldogs.
purchaser also agrees that if they can no longer keep
the dog, it will be returned to Ruff Diamond American
not an animal shelter or dog pound. Purchaser will
receive no compensation from us, as we will be incurring
vet bills for the rescued animal. (Unless
specified in writing)
you to keep in touch with us and we would expect
progress reports and pictures of the dog.
If you have
any questions or problems feel free to contact us. We will always be here for you and your pup.
Ruff Diamond's Contract
Ruff Diamond American Bulldogs
as said in this agreement is the breeder and seller of said pup.
Said pup is out of sire: ___________________X Dam:
______________________ and is of said sex: ___________. Said
pup is describes as (name/color/description here) .
Both parents of said pup are full blooded and registered as
American Bulldogs under either the NKC, ABRA, BBC or ARF. Said
pup is being sold for the amount of $ ____________. Any pup or dog
sold for 750.00 or less will come with a spade or neuter contract
and the guarantee and contract is void unless in writing by Ruff
The purchaser of said pup
_______________________________ agrees to abide by all terms and
1. Pup is to be examined by a
veterinarian within 48 hours of delivery or pickup. If said
pup is found to be other than healthy and free from birth defects
by the veterinarian the pup is to be returned to Ruff Diamond
immediately and the pup will be replaced with another pup of the
same sex, age and value as soon as one is available. Ruff
Diamond reserves the right to have said pup examined by our
veterinarian before the pup is replaced. All veterinarian
paperwork and information will be released to Ruff Diamond prior
to return of pup Ruff Diamond supplies a veterinarian report
for you to have filled out by your vet. That form must be
returned to Ruff Diamond.
2. The buyer resumes all
responsibility to carry on with all appropriate vaccinations,
exercise and feeding schedule to keep pup in top physical
condition. Buyer also agrees to yearly examinations, heart
worm testing and preventative and all other procedures necessary
to assure good health.
3. Purchaser also agrees that if
for any reason you cannot care for the puppy or dog from Ruff
Diamond the purchaser will contact Ruff Diamond and we will either
take the pup or dog back or assist the owner in placing the dog in
a proper home. The buyer also agrees that said pup or dog
will not be taken to a shelter or pound.
4. Purchaser also agrees to
supply Ruff Diamond with regular photos and updates of said pup.
5. Ruff Diamond agrees said pup
to have acceptable hip joint confirmation as determined by OFA or
Penn Hip. If said dogs hips are rejected for OFA or Penn Hip
and the dog has not been bred or studded Ruff Diamond will replace
said dog with another pup of comparable value from our next
available litter. Replacement pups will be of the same sex
as the original pup unless otherwise agreed to by both the
purchaser and breeder and is placed in writing. Ruff Diamond
must be notified of the OFA or PH results within 30 days of
receipt of the results. OFA or PH rejections and a written
statement from the licensed veterinarian who performed the x-rays
must be sent to Ruff Diamond. All OFA or Penn Hip x-rays must
have the tattoo or microchip number of the dog posted on them.
The buyer of said dog then has the following options before
receiving a replacement pup...the dog can be returned to Ruff
Diamond at the buyers expense along with a health certificate, all
shot records and registration paperwork, the dog can be euthanized
or the purchaser has the option to keep the dog as long as the dog
has been spayed or neutered and proof is forwarded to Ruff
6. Ruff Diamond also reserves
the right to have a dog or puppy returned if for any reason we feel the dog is being or has been neglected or abused.
7. Ruff Diamond also reserves
2 studs off all males sold that are produced by Ruff
8. Ruff Diamond guarantees
all pups and dogs to be genetically sound in temperament at the
time of delivery and for 7 days thereafter. If for any
reason you feel a pup or dog is not sound in temperament you must
contact Ruff Diamond immediately and a certified trainer must be
contacted for an evaluation of the pup or dog. If the dog is
determined by the trainer and Ruff Diamond the pup or dog will be
replaced in accordance to our contract.
9. Purchaser also agrees that
Ruff Diamond will follow the dogs name at all times. (example:
"Spot of Ruff Diamond" or "Ruff Diamonds Spot")
10. All female pups or
dogs sold by Ruff Diamond are not to be bred until the age of at
least 20 months and if this is not followed Ruff Diamond has the
right to state the dog has been abused and the dog will be
returned to Ruff Diamond.
11. Purchaser also agrees
that this contract and the Ruff Diamond Guarantee is voided if
females are bred before the age of 20 months and males at the age
of 16 months. Prior to breeding or studding a dog from Ruff
Diamond the dog must be checked for Hip Dysplasia and or genetic
defects or genetic health problems. If this is not done
prior to breeding this contract and guarantee are voided.
12. Ruff Diamond reserves
all rights to void or change our guarantee at any time if the
purchaser does not abide by all terms and conditions herein.
13. This guarantee is for the
original purchaser only and cannot be carried to another owner
unless agreed to by Ruff Diamond and is placed in writing.
14. If said
buyer purchases a pup and decides they can no longer keep said pup the
pup must be returned to Ruff Diamond via the purchaser. Ruff
Diamond is not responsible for shipping charges of dogs/pups that the
owner decides they no longer want.
By signing this contract the
buyer understands this contract and has read and understands our
guarantee and also understands it is binding and is aware of the
puppy only guarantee. No cash refunds for any reason.
Ruff Diamond also has the right
to deal with our guarantee and contract on a case by case basis.
All terms and conditions must be met and Ruff Diamond will make
all final decisions.
Purchasers Name: (print only)
___________________________ 2nd Contact Number:
*All rules and
regulations stated in this contract abide by all Georgia state
action taken to uphold this contract including all court cost,
filing fees and attorney fees will be the responsibility of the
buyer/purchaser not Ruff Diamond or its owners.
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