Golden Retriever Purchase Contract
The Buyer shall keep the dog as a household pet.
The Buyer shall provide the dog with:
Adequate food, fresh water, shelter, affection, and medical care upon sickness, disease, or injury. Maintenance should include an annual health exam and routine vaccinations as recommended by a board-certified veterinarian.
Humane care and maintenance in accordance with all current and future state, county, and municipal laws and ordinances where the Buyer resides.
A fully fenced yard or other humane means of exercise. The dog shall not be kept chained or constantly outdoors.
A collar and identification tag and/or microchip. Never permit the dog to roam unattended.
The dog shall reside with the Buyer.
The Buyer shall notify the Breeder immediately if the dog cannot be kept by the Buyer.
The dog shall not be sold, transferred, or given to any individual or to any retail or wholesale establishment for the purpose of sale or resale to the public or to any research institution where medical experimentation or other practices take place.
The Buyer and Breeder agree to keep each other informed of their current addresses.
The Buyer agrees that it is the Buyer's responsibility to accept the dog as described. The Breeder has provided and the Buyer has acknowledged a full disclosure of the health, habits, and temperament of the dog. The dog’s health records, from [name of veterinarian], will be supplied at the time of purchase.
The Buyer agrees to sign the necessary papers to return the Breeder as the sole owner of the dog in the event the dog is returned.