SnowWater Retrievers

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Puppy Pet Purchase Agreement


At Snow Water Retrievers we are driven to offer European Golden Retrievers that possess the soundness, natural ability and personality that is reflected in the breed standard.

The following sale and agreement is made and entered into by and between the following persons and is effective this the _____________ day of__________________ 20____.



Brenda & Mike Davidson

SnowWater Retrievers

1944 W. Lake Rd Jamestown Pa 16134

724-372-3340  Fax  724-932-5050 xx                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Buyer information                                                                                              Co Buyer information

Name________________________________________________                    Name____________________________________________________

Address______________________________________________                    Address___________________________________________________

Personal cell phone and home phone______________________________          Personal cell phone and home phone______________________________

Work Phone________________________________________________         Work Phone________________________________________________

Email_____________________________________________________           Email_____________________________________________________


All checks are to be made payable to: Brenda Davidson

Buyer shall give consideration in the form of the purchase price of $______ .00, and performance in accordance with the terms and conditions set forth in this agreement.

Seller shall give consideration in the form of delivering the purchased animal, and performance in accordance with the terms and conditions set forth in this agreement.

The Seller hereby accepts a non-refundable deposit of $500.00 (to be given/mailed to Seller with signed puppy purchase contract) toward the purchase of the puppy identified below.

The full purchase price is $________.00 and the balance of $________.00 is

due in full before the puppy is delivered by the Seller to the Buyer. Crate, Shipping, and any additional Handling expenses are the responsibility of, and shall be paid by, the Buyer. The current flat rate for this service is Four Hundred Dollars ($400.00).

Buyer agrees to this additional charge for this additional service.

Buyer(s) Initials______ ______

The Seller hereby sells and will deliver to the Buyer a _______(m/f) European/English  Cream Golden Retriever Puppy, whelped on ______, 20_____.

Sire of this puppy is: ________________________________________________

Dam of this puppy is:________________________________________________


Seller Represenations. The Seller represents that:

(a) the above puppy has been examined by a licensed Veterinarian and was found to be in good health;

(b) this puppy is being sold as a pet and companion animal;

(c) the application for registration of this puppy is limited* as defined by the American Kennel Club (“AKC”) and this puppy is not being sold for the purposes of breeding; and

*Limited Registration means that the dog is registered with the ACK but no litters produced by the dog are eligible for registration. Dogs with limited registration may not be entered in breed competition(s) at Dog Shows but may compete in all

AKC events.

(d) reasonable precautions have been taken to prevent this puppy from acquiring

hereditary defects of the hips, eyes and heart or any other  Buyer has read and understands that he/she must further protect and continue to protect said puppy/dog for duration of the animals life. 

Seller’s Limited Warranty. Seller hereby warrants the following:

Should the animal purchased under this agreement be diagnosed by a board certified specialist as being affected by hereditary defects, the Sellers will at the Seller’s sole discretion take the puppy back and replace it with a puppy from another breeding, so long as said diagnoses and request for replacement happen within one 1 year of the animal’s birth date for any purchased Buyer(s) Initial Here:____  ____     Examination: The purchased puppy must be examined by a licensed Veterinarian within 72 hours of receipt. Proof of examination within 72 hours of receipt shall be provided to Seller, at Seller’s request, should Buyer request any adjustment of price or seek an exchange. If the puppy is returned due to illness (other than a hereditary defects as stated in Seller’s limited warranty,above), a verified letter specifically addressing the purported illness is required from the veterinarian. This includes death or illness from any health condition deemed present prior to removal from SnowWater Retrievers premises.

Buyer(s) Initial Here:______     ______

 Snow Water Retrievers makes no warranty as to the eventual personality of the animal due to the influence of environment and training techniques, or the lack thereof.

This limited warranty is given only to the original purchaser of the animal sold under this agreement. This limited warranty is the only warranty given on the animal purchased under this agreement.

Buyer hereby acknowledges that he/she/it understands the terms and conditions of the above presented Seller’s Limited Warranty.

Buyer(s) Signature(s):_________________________ date:__________           &   ______________________________ date:___________


The Buyer(s) Agree(s) to the following:

Medical Care and Treatment. Buyer further agrees, as part of Buyer’s performance under this agreement, that the purchased animal will be given proper medical care including, but not limited to, vaccinations and annual boosters, regular de-worming, adequate and proper shade, and housing in a fenced yard or kennel. The buyer understands that dogs must have caring human contact in order be happy and healthy. Feeding:  Buyer has read (in its entirety) and understands all the information found in “The Learning Center” on the SnowWater web site and therefore knows that a dog is a carnivorous animal and must be fed a high quality food that has listed at least the first 2 ingredients as a meat. Buyer also understands that just because certain products are sold for dogs to play with, chew or eat does not mean that it is safe or good for a dog and that many products on the market today can harm or even kill your dog.  Buyer also understands that by chewing on or eating many plants can kill a dog.  Buyer also knows to induce vomiting by way of peroxide as described in SnowWaters "Learning Center" (when in doubt of plants consumed by animal)

Buyer(s) Initial Here______  _____

Grooming and Training: Buyer agrees that he/she/it will groom, train and care for this dog in a manner consistent with high quality animal husbandry practices and those endorsed by the Breeder and the AKC.

Naming: Buyer agrees that he/she/it will use the prefix SnowWater Retrievers at the beginning of the dog's registered name. Buyer(s) Initial Here:____  ____


Never Surrender. Buyer agrees this dog will never be surrendered to any humane society, animal rescue group or animal shelter. SnowWater Retrievers will accept any dog that is unable to cared for and shall assume ownership of, possession of, and responsibility for any such animal previously purchased from SnowWater Retrievers. Buyer(s) Initial Here:____ ____

Cost of Shipping

Buyer shall be responsible for any and all costs, charges, and/or fees associated with transportation of the animal or exchange animal from Seller to Buyer.

Buyer(s) Initial Here:____ ____


Signed and dated “Healthy and Happy Inside & Out” Contract must accompany this puppy purchase contract in order for Warranty to be Valid 


This Agreement has been read by, and is understood by, the Buyer(s). Buyer(s) accepts, and agrees to all terms contained in this Agreement and further acknowledges receipt of a copy of this Agreement.


Buyer(s) Signatures:




Seller(s) Signatures: