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CONTRACT

BILL OF SALE / SALES CONTRACT FOR DOG OR PUPPY

THIS AGREEMENT made on:_________________________ by and between the buyer:
                 Name:                                                                        Phone:
                      Address:                                                                      Email:
AND

Harmony Acres Farms
 10758 Saint Pauls Road, Bealeton, VA 22712
540.742.7300 puppies@harmonyacresfarms.net

UPON PAYMENT of the sum of $                paid by Buyer to Seller (the “Purchase Price”), receipt  of  which  is  hereby  acknowledged,  Seller  grants,  sells,  conveys  and  transfers  ownership  of  the following dog (the “Dog”) to Buyer:
Name of Dog:                                                               Breed: Great Pyrenees , Sex:                
Color: White ___ or Badger ___ ,   Date of Birth:                       State of Health:                     

Sire Name:                                      Dam Name:                       

The parties accept and agree to be bound by the attached Terms and Conditions
governing the purchase and sale of the Dog.

Date                            ,   
                                       Signature of Buyer

Date                            ,  
                                       Signature of Seller    Scott A. Johnson


TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Deposit, Payment of Purchase Price, Fees
Buyer has paid a deposit of  $                     , with payment of the balance of  $                          due upon release of the Dog to Buyer. The expected delivery date is at 8 weeks from Date of Birth or such other date as the parties may mutually agree. Payment of the balance may be made by cash, cashier’s check, or money order (NO Personal Checks on day of pickup) Buyer acknowledges and agrees that Buyer will forfeit the deposit and any rights to the Dog if:
(a)  Buyer fails to complete the purchase of the Dog for any reason, or
(b)  Buyer fails to pay the balance of the Purchase Price within 3 business days of the agreed delivery date.  

In either event, Seller shall be free to sell the Dog to an other party.  In the event that the Dog is not available due to sickness, death, or any other circumstance owing to the fault of Seller, Buyer’s deposit will, at Buyer’s option, be either (i) refunded, or (ii) transferred to the next litter of puppies. A boarding fee of $15.00 per day or $90.00 per week will be charged for each day the Dog is boarded by Seller past the agreed delivery date.

Transfer of Ownership and Registration

Upon payment in full of the Purchase Price, Seller (at  Seller’s sole cost) shall promptly take all  actions required to officially transfer ownership and registration (if any) of the Dog to Buyer.

Seller’s Representations and Warranties

Seller represents & warrants to Buyer that:
(a) Seller is the legal & true owner of the Dog & that Seller has full right & authority to sell the Dog.
(b) The Dog is being sold free & clear of any lien, security interest, charge or other encumbrance.
(c) Seller guarantees that the Dog is a working class dog, offspring of the sire & dam set out on page 1 of this Agreement.
(d) The Dog is in good health & free of communicable diseases at the time of this sale. Buyer has to get puppy examined within 15 days from the delivery date to have the Dog examined by a licensed veterinarian, at Buyer’s sole cost. If the Dog fails the examination, Buyer may return the Dog, with a written statement from the veterinarian, for a refund minus $300.00. Failure by Buyer to have the Dog examined within the15 day period will nullify this warranty. If Buyer chooses to keep the puppy, no replacement will be given and all medical costs & treatment are sole responsibility of the Buyer.  This health guarantee will be null & void.  
(e) This  Guarantee does NOT cover: hip dyspepsia; heart problems such as tricuspid valve dysplasia; cancers such as osteosarcoma (bone cancer); ear problems, eye problems such as persistent pupillary membranes, progressive retinal atrophy & cataracts; osteochondritis dissecans (an orthopedic problem), patellar luxation (kneecap dislocation) & bloat. .  Seller will NOT replace a puppy due to heat stroke, abuse/neglect, over or under weight or improper socialization.  Buyer agrees that they have thoroughly researched the Great Pyrenees breed, & understand the many health issues they can possess. Buyer is responsible for all medical costs of their puppy.  (No refunds will be given) This guarantee covers only the original Buyer & is not transferable.
(f) To ensure that Buyer does not euthanize the Dog or take it to an animal shelter, Seller will take the Dog back at any time during the Dog’s lifetime (Our fees many apply for care, boarding or medical problems).  Seller will not issue a refund or provide another Dog to Buyer unless the Dog’s return was a result of any misrepresentation on the part of  the seller.

Fitness of Purpose

The Dog was bred as a companion animal, and Seller does not provide any warranty as to the Dog’s fitness for any specific purpose, including obedience trials, show ring performance, and/or  breeding purposes.  It's up the the buyer to train The Dog for any specific purpose.



Indemnity and Release

If  any  action  or  failure  to  act  on  the  part  of  Buyer  shall  result  in  any  claim,  suit,  loss,  damage,  injury, death, or liability, Buyer agrees to defend, indemnify, and hold Seller harmless and to pay all  of  Seller’s  costs  and  expenses,  including  reasonable  legal  fees,  any  amount  paid  in  settlement  and  any  award  or judgment  with  respect  thereto.  Buyer  releases  Seller  from  any  and  all  liability,  costs  or  damages  caused by the Dog after placement with Seller, including but not limited to damage to or destruction of property, and injury to any person.


Limitation of Action

Any action or claim brought by Buyer against Seller for breach of this Agreement or for loss due to negligence must be brought within one (1) year of the date such claim or loss occurs.

Governing Law

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Virginia.

Entire Agreement

This Agreement represents the entire agreement between the parties. Seller and Buyer have made no other agreements, promises, representations or warranties, express or implied, unless specifically  stated in this Agreement.

Date:                              Signature of Buyer

Date:                              Signature of Seller   Scott A. Johnson

Acknowledgment of Receipt

I acknowledge that I have received the Dog into my possession.

Date:                              Signature of Buyer