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Poodles Around

41500 County Road 128, Deer River, Minnesota 56636, United States



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Puppy Contract


Poodles Around

Standard Poodle Contract for your puppy New contract update 05/17/19 pet health certificate

Preamble: If potential purchaser is not willing to work on a high professional level of communication, integrity, and ethics please do not move forward with this contract.

To reserve a puppy, with Limited AKC, we require a non-refundable $500 deposit to reserve a puppy.  ($1500 total cost for a puppy) Can be transferable two time to a new litter of puppies.

Limited AKC registration papers will be mailed to the new owner after the puppy has been spayed or neutered.  A copy of the vet receipt must be mailed to us showing this has been accomplished.  

To reserve a puppy, with Full AKC, we require a non-refundable $2750.00 deposit to reserve a puppy by 2 weeks of age.  (email for price and availability)  Please note the $2750.00 is "only a deposit", that is required to reserve a Full AKC puppy.  Full AKC registration will allow you to breed with your pup and register the litters. Additional $2750.00 is required at the time you pick out your pup at 6 weeks of age. 

At approx 6 weeks of age, the new families can pick out their puppy in the order of which we received a deposit.  Families purchasing Full AKC registration will have a higher priority, when choosing their puppy.  The higher priority slots on the list for Full AKC, are not available at all times.  There are only a couple of these slots available per litter.

1. Travel Date is date established to go to your home. The Purchaser will be notified to come pick up the puppy from Poodles Arounds location.   

2. If purchaser is shipping the puppy to their new home.  The arrangements must be made by the puppies 7th week. If needed Poodles Around to bring the puppy to their new home the purchaser will have to pay .55 cents per mile if it is in driving distance plus our rate of pay for the amount of time we will be gone from our home.  

At eight weeks old, the puppies are ready to go to their new homes.   We do offer boarding for your puppy at $20.00/ day if pick-up is delayed and goes beyond 9 weeks of age.   This boarding rate is good for one week, until the puppy becomes 10 weeks old.  After your puppy is 10 weeks old, board for your puppy will be 40.00 /day                                                      Page 1 of 5              Initial________________

3. Puppy/ies is micro-chipped no earlier than 5 weeks old ($100 value). Purchaser will receive papers to file registration with AKC upon final payment of pup.

4. Purchaser takes full responsibility at Travel Date and agrees to establish a relationship with a reputable vet to keep up to date health care. Purchasing a puppy/ies should not be an impulsive decision; he/she is not sold on a trial basis. You are making a decision for its life time.

5.  It is agreed this puppy/ies will never be placed in a shelter. Purchaser guarantees that they will work with/return this puppy so a loving home may be found. If for some reason you can not take care of the puppy/ies please return the puppy/ies to Poodles Around so we can find a caring home.  Papers must be returned at the time Poodles Around get the puppy.  There is no refund for the puppy/ies.  The dog is to be returned to Poodles Around with no refund so we are able to find the puppy a new home. The reason behind the no refund is we have to advertise and care for the dog for as long as it take to find the puppy a new home.   The puppy or dog is not to end up in the shelter or be sold. If for some reason you cant keep the dog and one of your family members would like the puppy/dog. Poodles Around must approved their home.  There are a few reasons we do this. One is we know where the puppy is and to make sure the puppy is not in a shelter and/or in a puppy mill.    

6. As a "PET ONLY," purchaser agrees to spay/neuter or ligation/vasectomy no sooner than 6 months, But no later than 2 years old, unless other agreement made. Hormones are important to a healthy pet. Once completed, copy of vet documents must be mailed to Poodles Around.

7. It is agreed this puppy/ies will be registered with limited AKC along with the pup’s micro-chip information for tracking if lost, papers will be provided in order to do so.

Health Guarantee

Poodles Around conditionally guarantees until the age of two years, against *congenital defects or have known DNA tested markers that will interfere with the pup's ability to lead a normal life.

A) Notification: A veterinarian’s letter must be received explaining congenital defect, and we can figure out what the best way to handle the problem. Then my vet will review the data and See the puppy/ies. 

B) Ownership: You must be puppy’s original owner, sending pup’s AKC papers to Poodles Around.

Just info

A) Food:  Low grade dog foods are found to cause health issues with your standard poodle.

B) Supplements: Poodles Around recommends and has found our standard poodles periodically supported with NuVetTM Plus Canine supplement has led to a healthier life. Nutritional supplements help during times of spiritual stress, growing bone nutrition, and eating irregularities.  Supplements in place at time of pups Travel Date to assist the transition to new home and bone growth up to 1 yr of age.

Nuvet supplement ordering information: NuVetTM Plus Canine supplements ordering code #69872They are a great treat, order via internet , or toll free 1-800-474-7044 from 8am-6pm Pacific Time.

Be Aware:

· In making a down payment before a pup’s birth, Poodles Around hereby notes your “INTENT” to purchase one of our pups. Poodles Around sends this contract to be filled in with your “INTENT” to buy. Your individual puppy/ies is “offered for sale” to you only after:

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a) Poodles Around has a vet examine each pup within three-five days of birth. It is the time frame in which tails are docked and dew claws removed.

b) At 6 weeks of age the pups are examined again when they receive their first set of vaccinations at which time you may decide on your pup.

c) Poodles Around “offers the pups for sale” now at 6 weeks of age according to your down payment “intent” order 1, 2, 3...

d) Choice of pup must be made by 6 weeks of age with full payment at that time.

Your pup has now been examined by a vet twice. In flying or traveling across state lines your pet is examined a third time for pet health certificate at buyers expense. That must be paid at the 6 week of age so that we can contact vet for appointment.

· With your down payment, Poodles Around is committing time and money to do there best in communicating and working with you. Poodles Around needs to know you are committed in receiving a puppy/ies, thus there are no refunds once a down payment is made.

· Adult size, confirmation, color, and temperament are not guaranteed. Poodles Around  assumes no financial responsibility for the puppy after leaving our premises for medical expenses due to accidents, injury, behavior, or for any other non-contracted issues.     Providing adequate exercise and human contact is a necessity in owning any puppy or dog, especially the larger breed. Please Feel free to contact Poodles Around with any questions. 


9. _______________________(Purchaser’s name) agrees this puppy is purchased as a "PET ONLY" (surgically fixed to have no offspring) and offered under AKC’s Limited registration papers.

                $___________ X ___ Puppy/ies $______________

9B. . _______________________(Purchaser’s name) agrees this puppy is purchased as a Full Rights with Breading Rights and offered under AKC’s Full registration papers.

                $___________ X ___ Puppy/ies $______________

10. Pet purchases are a luxury item in Minnesota. Poodles Around will pay sales tax of pet over $1,001.

Tax _______% $______________

                                    any Travel Expenses $______________

                                                             Total $______________

11. If this puppy has been bred, intentionally or not, the 2 year guarantee is canceled, at which the purchaser agrees to pay an additional price of                                          $4000

12. We strive to make our Akc Registered puppies part of our family and want them to go into loving Pet homes.  So we include a puppy kit with all of our puppies. They include a Puppy Blanket and a Toy that smells like their litter mates and their mom. Collar and Leash to make it easier to take your puppy right home without having to run out and buy one the same day you get your puppy. Puppy food for about two weeks so the puppies do not get sick from switching dog food on them. A Akc Reunite Micro chip that all you have to do is Register them in your name for $20. You can do that when you register your puppy's Akc papers. We Pay all the Minnesota Taxes out of the $1500 you pay for the Puppy. All of the puppies will be De-wormed, Tails Docked, Vet Checked, and Up To Date on age appropriate Vaccines.

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13. Due to many simple problems that could go wrong with your puppy/ies (like a yeast infection or simple little things that my vet will check out before your puppy/ies) leaves. If

there any Known heath problems with your puppy/ies we will disclose them. If there is no problems we will write that.

Receipt #1. _________Date down payment received:______$______

              #2.__________Date final payment received: ______$_______

Litter Born:_____________Breed: Standard Poodle TRAVEL DATE: _________

From: (Dam)____________________________________#____________________


# of puppies Bought  _____: Male  ___or Female  __   Color/s________________

AKC Registration #: ________________________ #________________________

Micro-Chip #_________________________     #_______________________________

Other agreement/s entered here: __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________


By signing below, I acknowledge that I have read, understand and agree to the above contract.

Purchaser’s name (please print): _______________________________

Purchaser’s Signature:_____________________________________


Two Contact Telephone #s 1._________________________2.___________________________


Driver’s License #  ____________________

Exp. ___________

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(Why driver's license number? In signing this contract, it is Poodles Around right to assure the contract is followed.  With our  to a chagrin few, court action is sometimes needed to follow up.)

Purchaser Signature:______________________________________ Date:_________________

Breeder’s Signature:____________________________________Date:____________________

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