Sold As: ________________________________
Price of Kitten: $ _______________
Total Price: $__________________
Deposit Amount: $_____________
Date of Deposit: ________________
Balance Amount: $______________
Balance Due Date: ______________
To The Buyer:
Blue Sapphire Cattery, Bernice Phares, herein after referred to as “Seller” and all kitten/cat will carry Blue Sapphire name.
This kitten/cat sales contract entered into on _________________________ between Bernice Phares(Seller) and ___________________________ (Buyer).
(1)The buyer understands and acknowledges Blue Sapphire Cattery requires a $300 non-refundable deposit to reserve kitten/cat. This deposit will go towards the total agreed upon price. Buyer fully understands that if he/she should decide, for any reason, to discontinue with the purchase of said kitten, the deposit will not be returned. The buyer understands that the Balance Amount is due by the “Balance Due Date”. Failure to pay balance amount by due date will result in loss of deposit and kitten will no longer be held for buyer. After this time frame, the kitten/cat will be resold.
(2)If the kitten/cat is purchased at “Pet” kitten will be neutered/spayed prior to leaving Blue Sapphire Cattery.
(3)Seller is NOT RESPONSIBLE for kitten/cat once it is accepted by the airline carrier. The seller is not responsible for any kitten/cat that gets lost or stolen after acceptance by the airline carrier. It is the responsibility of the buyer to file a claim with the airline carrier in the event of loss, stolen, damaged, delayed, injury or death of the kitten/cat.
(4)This kitten/cat will not be allowed to roam outdoors freely like other cat breeds.
Buyer accepts full responsibility of caring for the kitten/cat. Buyer will provide the kitten/cat with proper health care, nutrition, and a pleasant environment to reside in. Buyer agrees to provide immediate veterinary care to the kitten/cat if it shows any signs of illness or injury. Seller is not responsible, under any circumstance, for any veterinary bills incurred by the buyer.
(5)Seller will have completed all age appropriate vaccinations, worming, and medical examining needed before pick-up/shipping. Your kitten will be bathed with nails trimmed and ears cleaned before leaving Blue Sapphire Cattery. If said kitten should die before it leaves Blue Sapphire Cattery, buyer will have the choice of choosing another available kitten or having their deposit refunded.
(6)Seller guarantees the kitten/cat to be in good health and FeLV/FIV free upon departure from Blue Sapphire Cattery. All sphynx cats at Blue Sapphire Cattery have been tested for and found to be negative for FeLV /FIV. Seller provides a 48 hour limited guarantee that the above kitten/cat is in good health at the time of purchase. It is buyer’s responsibility to have the kitten/cat examined by a licensed veterinarian within 48 hours of receipt of kitten/cat for guarantee to be valid. Failure to have kitten/cat checked by a licensed veterinarian within 48 hours will void guarantee. After 48 hours of the health guarantee period, the seller cannot be held accountable for future diagnosis of FeLV/FIV or any other bacterial or viral infectious diseases, giarida, parasites, or fungus, due to the fact that these can be contracted anywhere in the environment after leaving the cattery and are not a result of genetics or breeding. Buyer accepts all responsibility for protection of kitten/cat from said, diseases, illnesses, parasites, and fungi. This guarantee becomes void if kitten/cat comes in contact with another cat before being vet checked and tested first. Sphynx have been known to have adverse reactions to vaccinations for FeLV/FIV. Seller is not held responsible for any warranty for kitten/cat against any adverse reactions to these or any future vaccinations. The seller does not advise any of their kittens/cats to be vaccinated for FIP, FeLV, FIV, Ringworm, Giardia. If buyer chooses to vaccinate against any of these the health guarantee will be null and void.
(7)If said kitten/cat should die due to a congenital defect during the first year of life, the kitten/cat will be replaced only after supplying the seller a letter from the examining veterinarian explaining his/her findings The seller has the right to request an autopsy be performed to determine cause of death.. The kitten/cat will be replaced with a kitten of comparable quality and value, upon availability. This same replacement solution will be implemented in the eventuality that the “new kitten check-up”, during the buyers first 48 hours of possession, reveals an untreatable, life threatening defect/illness. Providing the seller with written veterinary proof will be necessary for validity in either of the above incidences. Buyer is responsible for shipping. If the seller cannot replace said kitten with a new kitten within one year, seller will refund buyer the price of the kitten only.
(8)Buyer is aware that the degree of hairlessness varies from cat to cat and that no Sphynx is completely hairless. Hormones, climate, and genetics play a role in the hairlessness of the Sphynx. Even though a kitten may be almost hairless when it is sold, it is possible for it to develop some hair as it gets older. Kittens/cats sold for breeding will only be bred to show quality, purebred Sphynx cats. No outcrossing will be allowed with prior consent from seller. If kitten/cat is sold as a show cat, Sapphire Cattery cannot guarantee the performance of the kitten/cat in the show ring or how the kitten/cat will develop to grow. Not all kittens/cats enjoy this type of environment.
(9)Any legal action which may arise under the terms of this contract will be brought in Fort Worth, TX, USA. Buyer will be liable for any court cost, attorney’s fees and related charges that the Seller may incur while enforcing the terms of this contract. The laws of the state of Texas shall be controlling.
(10)Buyer and Seller have read and fully understand the terms of this contract and do agree to all terms. There are neither other conditions nor guarantees, verbal or implied. No verbal deviations or additions are valid. No other warranties or guarantees are provided other than those specifically outlined above. The seller and buyer sign and consider this document to be legally binding. Changes or additions to this Contract must be initialed by all parties. Signatures and date below on this document indicate full agreement to ALL terms set forth in this contract. Buyer acknowledges that he/she has read, understands and agrees to ALL of the terms and conditions stated above.
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