Warranty


WARRANTY

 

WARRANTY.  Seller guarantees that, at the time of transfer, the Dog is in good health as evidenced by the Veterinary Report accompanying the Dog.  The Dog shall have dew claws removed, be microchipped, and be up to date on all dewormings and vaccinations as required at the time of transfer.  Seller shall provide to Purchaser a health record indicating time and date of vaccination by a licensed veterinarian.

 

a.  The Purchaser has five (5) days from the date of purchase to have the Dog examined by a licensed veterinarian of Purchaser’s choosing.Failure to have the Dog examined by a licensed veterinarian within five (5) days from the date of transfer will void the terms of this warranty.Any request to return the Dog to the Seller for a full refund must be made within this time period and may only be requested should the Dog prove to have a life threatening illness upon transfer.Proof of examination must be provided.Refunds will be provided upon return of the Dog to Seller at Purchaser’s expense and upon confirmation of diagnosis by a licensed veterinarian selected by the Seller.

 

b.  The Dog is warranted to be free from parvo virus, distemper, hepatitis, and canine influenza for a period of three (3) days from the date of transfer.Any diagnosis of these illnesses within this time period must be confirmed in writing by a licensed veterinarian.Seller may request a second opinion by a licensed veterinarian of their choice.

 

c.  The Dog is warranted against all serious life threatening or life altering genetic disease until two (2) years of age.Should a genetic disease be discovered during this time that will greatly shorten the life or greatly alter the quality of life of the Dog, Seller will provide Purchaser with a seventy-five percent (75%) refund of the purchase price or a replacement dog of like kind from a future litter.

 

d.  The Dog is warranted against Hip Dysplasia until two (2) years of age.Should Hip Dysplasia be discovered before the age of two (2) years, Seller will provide Purchaser with a seventy-five percent (75%) refund of the purchase price or a replacement dog of like kind from a future litter.This warranty shall be considered null and void in the event the Dog is allowed to become overweight or if developing joints are allowed to be overstressed at any point during the first two (2) years.Should a diagnosis of Hip Dysplasia be received within the first two (2) years, Purchaser must provide seller with proof in the form of documentation from PennHIP or OFA.Veterinary medical records will be required showing the weight of the Dog and the veterinarian’s assessment of the weight.Seller reserves the right to confirm the results before a replacement or refund is provided.Should results from PennHip or OFA indicate that an injury may have occurred that caused or contributed to the diagnosis then no refund or replacement will be provided.

 

e.  This Dog is not warranted against the following:viral illnesses, parasites, infections, improper bites, giardia or coccidiosis or kennel cough.The warranty also does not cover illnesses due to the ingestion of foreign objects, food, chemicals, stress related issues, behavioral issues or physical injuries.

 

f.  The Seller makes no warranty, neither express nor implied, relating to the Dog described in Section 1 with respect to temperament, size, coat color, or coat texture (waviness or curliness).