BIRCH BARK WESTIES

                                                      BREED: WEST HIGHLAND WHITE TERRIER
                      BREEDER: JIM MCGARR
                         email     birchbk@aol.com   

                                           web site  www.birchbarkwesties.com    

 

CONTRACT TERMS:

THIS IS A YOUNG PET QUALITY WESTIE PUPPY. THE KENNEL NAME "BIRCH BARK" WILL BE THE PREFIX OF THE PUPPY'S REGISTERED NAME. THE BUYER IS TO HAVE THE PUPPY SPAYED BEFORE HER FIRST SEASON OR THE DOG FIXED BEFORE 6-9  MONTHS OF AGE. AT THAT TIME THE AKC PAPERS WILL BE SENT/APPLIED FOR, FOLLOWING ORIGINAL SENT PROOF OF NEUTER/SPAY.


THE BUYER MUST ASSURE THE HEALTH
AND SAFETY OF THIS PUPPY AT ALL TIMES. THIS INCLUDES KEEPING THE PUP ON A LEAD OR IN AN ENCLOSED AREA WHEN OUTSIDE, PROVIDING APPROPRIATE SUPERVISION, AS WELL AS ASSURING PROPER VET CARE AND INOCULATIONS. THE RABIES SHOT MUST NEVER BE GIVEN IN CONJUNCTION WITH OTHER VACCINATIONS, AND THE RABIE VACCINE MUST NEVER BE GIVEN PRIOR TO 5 MONTHS OF AGE.  We follow the Jean Dodds Protoco ALL PROTOCOLS ASSURING THE GOOD HEALTH OF THE PUPPY INCLUDING FEEDING QUALITY FOODS WHICH FALL WITHIN A ‘FRIENDLY WESTIE FOOD ARE TO BE FED, PROPER GROOMING IS TO BE ONGOING TO ASSURE PROPER SKIN INTEGRITY, AND EXERCISE IS VITAL.


GUARANTEE: DOG IS PUREBRED
AND THE PEDIGREE IS CORRECT TO THE BEST OF THE BREEDER'S KNOWLEDGE.

THIS DOG IS CAN BE REGISTERED WITH THE
AKC, HOWEVER NOT IT'S OFFSPRING. THIS DOG IS BEING SOLD ON A LIMITED REGISTRATION, WHICH MEANS AT NO TIME WILL BE BRED.

IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT PROPER TRAINING OCCUR WITH THE PUPPY. A WESTIE IS A TERRIER WITH TERRIER INSTINCTS
AND TRAINING MUST START IMMEDIATELY TO ASSURE THE DOGS WELL BEING AND MENTAL ATTITUDE. THE INFORMATION RELAYED BY THIS BREEDER AND THE WEB SITE OF THE WHWTCA MUST BE FOLLOWED IN ORDER TO CONTINUE THIS COTRACT AS VALID. THIS BREEDER HAS BEEN CAREFULTO SOCIALIZE AND TO PROVIDE ULTIMATE PROPER CARE PHYSICALLY AND EMOTIONALLY. THE PUPPY FOR THE PERIOD OF TIME LIVING WITH THIS BREEDER IS A MEMBER OF THE FAMILY.

 

THE BUYER MUST REALIZE THAT ANY BREED OF DOG MAY POSSESS GENETIC CONDITIONS. PLEASE REFER TO WHWTCA GENETIC ILLNESS PAGES, AT  http://www.westieclubamerica.com/  THIS BREEDER, AS IT IS IMPOSSIBLE TO DETERMINE, CANNOT GUARANTEE THE PUPPY WILL BE FREE OF A GENETIC CONDITION. THIS PUPPY IS NOT GUARANTEED AGAINST GENETIC ILLNESSES INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO C.M.O., LEGGS PERTHES, SKIN ISSUES, LUXATING PATELLA AND ALLERGIES. THIS BREEDER STRIVES TO BREED THE FINEST WESTIE POSSIBLE AND TO AVOID GENETIC AND HEALTH ISSUES. ONE MUST REMEMBER THESE ISSUES GO BACK TO THE TIME A WESTIE WAS CREATED THROUGH SELECTIVE BREEDING.

 

IT IS IN THE BUYERS BEST INTEREST TO NOT ONLY STUDY THE WEST HIGHLAND WHITE TERRIER THROUGH BOOKS AND THE INTERNET, BUT ALSO STUDY GENETIC ISSUES, SO THAT THE BUYER IS FULLY AWARE OF ANY CONDITIONS AND THE CARE THROUGH THE LIFE OF THE WESTIE.

 

IF THE HEALTH ISSUE IS DETERMINED BY THE VET THAT THE ILLNESS WAS PRESENT BEFORE THIS SALE AND OWNERSHIP OF THE CURRENT PURCHASER, THIS BREEDER RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK A SECOND OPINION AT THIS BREEDER'S EXPENSE.  ANY VET CARE THAT IS DEEMED APPROPRIATE DUE TO AN ILLNESS OR CONDITION DURING THE SOLE 72 HOUR GUARANTEE PERIOD,  MUST BE RELAYED TO THE BREEDER PRIOR TO TREATMENT, AND AGREED UPON BY BOTH PARTIES, AND NOT EXCEED 25% OF PRICE OF THE DOG.

 

THIS PUPPY IS SOLD IN GOOD HEALTH AND TEMPERMENT, AND WILL NOT BE SUBJECT TO REFUND OR REPLACEMENT UNLESS THE PUPPY IS DEEMED TO BE ILL OR UNSOUND IN TEMPERMENT BY A LICENSED VETERINARIAN WITHIN 72 HOURS OF SALE, DOCUMENTED AS SALE DATE BELOW. THE SPECIFICS OF THE HEALTH ISSUES MUST BE VARIFIED AND DOCUMENTED BY THE VET, OCCURING DURING THE BREEDERS SUPERVISION

 

IF THE PUPPY SHOULD DIE DURING THE FIRST 2 WEEKS, THE MONEY WILL BE RETURNED TO THE BUYER FOR THE PUPPY, IF IT IS VARIFIED AND DOCUMENTED THIS WAS A PREEXISTING CONDITION WHILE UNDER THIS BREEDERS SUPERVISION. THE PREEXISTING CONDITION MUST BE VARIFIED WITH A SPECIFIC PROVEN DIAGNOSIS

 

SHOULD THE BUYER NO LONGER WANT THE WESTIE, AFTER A PERIOD OF TIME, OR CAN NO LONGER CARE FOR THE WESTIE DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES, THE BUYER MUST RETURN THE WESTIE BACK TO THE BREEDER .

THE ABOVE IS AGREED UPON AND SIGNED WITHOUT EXCEPTION, AGREED AND SIGNED

 

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