Health & Working Guarantee

All SK9U Puppies/Dogs come with a signed Guarantee that includes a:

7 day (incubation period) "Major Communicable diseases" money back guarantee!

Puppy/dog replacement "Severe Genetic Defects" guarantee

until the age of 26 months or six months from the date of arrival which ever is greater!

6 month Satisfaction Working Guarantee to Qualified Working Venues.

Our Purchase Guarantee/Contract is listed Below!

"Payment Options can be seen at the bottom of the page."

SK9U Purchase Guarantee

Click here for SK9U Contract print Out!

This Contract dated (Today's Date):__________

Is made between SK9U “The Seller”:_________________________

Purchaser(s):_____________________________________________

This deposit is for the litter or dog named (& microchip number if available):________

DOB:____________

Sire:____________________

Dam:____________________

1. PURCHASER’S PROMISE TO PAY

For Puppies: This First half of the $_________ deposit is for a Male or Female (Circle Gender). Note: “The First half of the deposit can only be refunded if puppy of your gender choice can not be provided or at purchasers choice it can be moved to a similar litter.” The remainder deposit of $_______ will be due when puppies reach 7 days old. The remainder price of $ __________, with the total price being $__________, plus shipping expenses, will be due when puppies reach the age of 7 weeks. If the final payment and shipping expenses are not paid by puppies 7 weeks of age the deposit can be moved, at the discretion of the seller, to a similar litter/dog of the same purchase value that is decided by the seller. Purchaser(s) can ONLY receive a refund for their deposit(s) for puppies ONLY if puppy of litter and gender choice above can not be provided. Purchasers, at the discretion of the seller, are welcome to come see the puppy before purchasing. Videos and pictures will be provided to show puppy’s training and potential work-ability. Purchaser’s pick puppy will be decided between 6 to 7 weeks of the puppies age. If the temperament purchaser(s)' selected can not be provided the purchaser(s) can move their deposit to similar litter/puppy of the same value that is decided by the seller and purchaser. If this is agreed upon all Parties need to initial here__________________.

For Older Puppies & Dogs: This Deposit of $__________ is stated for the dog above. The Remainder of purchaser price of $____________ will be due on the date of______________. Deposit can only be refunded or moved to a similar dog if dog does not match purchaser's needs at purchaser’s discretion. If this is agreed upon all Parties need to initial here__________________.

All form of payments must be cleared by the bank before shipping arrangements will be made or for the puppy/dog to be picked up. Receipts will be included when deposit(s) are received and when final and shipping expenses payment are received. If this is agreed upon all Parties need to initial here__________________. “ Shipping costs will be quoted and included when airport or ground shipping location is provided. Shipping costs will be estimated around $400 for US residents for shipping by air for puppies.”

2. SELLER’S INTEGRITY

PLEASE TAKE INTO NOTE: While we will not sell puppies/dogs as working quality that do not pass our overall evaluations, we cannot predict how a puppy/dog will turn out when it matures or when they finish their training. Our selective genetics may give the puppy/dog the ability to make a nice working dog but, please remember the training and exposure your puppy/dog receives once it leaves our program influences what it becomes perhaps even more so than its genetics.

3. PUPPY/DOG HEALTH GUARANTEE

  1. For the Health at Time of Purchase Guarantee, The Purchaser(s) agrees to take the Dog/puppy in this contract to a licensed veterinarian of his/her choice within four (4) days of arrival for a health check.
  2. The dog/puppy in this contract is guaranteed to be free of major communicable diseases (i.e. distemper, hepatitis, leptospirosis, parvo) for a period of seven (7) days from the date of Arrival. If any of these major communicable diseases are found by a licensed veterinarian within the seven (7) days of arrival purchase price will be refunded, excluding shipping costs, to the purchaser(s) if dog/puppy in this contract is returned to seller or deceased. If the Purchaser(s) decides to keep the dog/puppy the price of vet expenses or the purchase price of dog/puppy (excluding shipping expenses) will be refunded whichever is less. If this "Health at Time of Purchase Guarantee" is Agreed upon all Parties need to initial here__________________.
  3. For Severe Genetic Defects Guarantee- Seller guarantees the Dog/puppy in this contract to test free from these specific "Severe Genetic Defects" until the age of twenty-six (26) months or six (6) months from the date of arrival whichever is greater. These defects are as follows: Severe Life debilitating Genetic Diseases that affect work-ability such as, but not limited to, severe hip and elbow dysplasia. Purchaser(s) must provide proof and documentation from a licensed veterinarian on the disease and written proof from the veterinarian that the disease is a “Severe Life Debilitating Genetic Disease” and notify the seller by the age of twenty-six (26) months or by six (6) months after arrival. For the purpose of evaluation for hip and elbow dysplasia, the Purchaser(s) agrees to submit hip and elbow x-ray films to a recognized certification organization such as PENNHip, OFA, OVC, or German SV showing proper positioning and meeting accepted standards. Should the dog/puppy be proven to have "Severe Life Debilitating Dysplasia" or another "Severe Genetic Health Defect covered under this Limited Warranty," the Purchaser(s) and the seller will agree upon one of the following remedies: With The Purchaser(s) responsible for all shipping costs.
  • Receive a replacement puppy/dog of equal value of purchase price, age and training at time of sell when applicable decided by the seller.
  • Receive a puppy/dog from a future litter of the same breed, however not necessarily from the same breeding decided by the seller.
  • Receive a credit (if applicable) towards a replacement puppy/dog from a future litter decided by the seller.
  • Receive a credit (if applicable) towards a replacement puppy/dog of another breed decided by the seller.

Should the Purchaser(s) suspect the dog possesses any health-related problems stated above and covered under this purchase agreement, seller must be notified immediately. The seller must be notified by the time the dog reaches twenty-six (26) months of age or within six (6) months from the date of arrival whichever is greater. If this "Severe Life debilitating Genetic Diseases Guarantee" is Agreed upon all Parties need to initial here__________________.

4. PUPPY AND DOG BREEDING QUALITY GUARANTEE:

  1. For Puppies"(sold between the ages of 8 weeks to 6 months of age)- Things to include for the "Breeding Quality Guarantee for Puppies" are Missing Testicle for males six (6) months of age and older and Umbilical Hernias that affect breeding for females." Note: it may take up until the male puppy reaches (6) six months of age for their testicles to drop." This guarantee is for the "Puppy listed in this contract" until the "Puppy" in this contract reaches seven (7) months of age. A replacement puppy (of equal value of purchase price) will be provided if there is proof with licensed veterinarian documentation of these listed defects and the "Puppy" in this contract is returned to the seller within seven months of age. Purchaser(s) is responsible for all shipping expenses. At the time the puppy is returned by the Purchaser(s) No refund will be made if the puppy has been mistreated, neglected, injured or physically altered by the Purchaser(s), and this does not remove the requirement of the Purchaser(s) to return the puppy to the seller. If this "Breeding Quality Guarantee for Puppies" is agreed upon all parties are to initial here__________________.


  1. For Dogs"(sold between the ages of 6 months and older)- Things to include for "Breeding Quality Guarantee for dogs" are Missing Testicle for males and Umbilical Hernias for females that affect breeding. The seller agrees to have the "Dog" listed in this contract checked for these specific defects under the "Breeding Quality Guarantee for Dogs" before they leave the seller. A replacement dog (of equal value of purchase price) or refund of purchase price, at the purchaser(s)' discretion, will be provided if there is proof with licensed veterinarian documentation of these listed defects and the dog in this contract is also returned to the seller within thirty days of arrival. The Purchaser(s) is responsible for all shipping expenses. This guarantee is for the "Dog" listed in this contract for up to seven (7) days after arrival. Purchaser(s) must take the dog to a licensed veterinarian within four (4) days of arrival and check for these specific defects and notify the seller within (7) days of arrival. At the time the Dog is returned by the Purchaser(s) No refund will be made if the dog has been mistreated, neglected, injured or physically altered by the Purchaser(s), and this does not remove the requirement of the Purchaser(s) to return the dog to the seller. If this "Breeding Quality Guarantee for Dogs" is agreed upon all parties are to initial here_____________________.


  1. The Purchaser(s) and the seller will agree upon one of the following remedies for the puppy/dog breeding quality guarantee: With The Purchaser(s) responsible for all shipping costs.
  • Receive a replacement puppy/dog of equal value of purchase price, age and training at time of sell when applicable decided by the seller.
  • Receive a puppy/dog from a future litter of the same breed, however not necessarily from the same breeding decided by the seller.
  • Receive a credit (if applicable) towards a replacement puppy/dog from a future litter decided by the seller.
  • Receive a credit (if applicable) towards a replacement puppy/dog of another breed decided by the seller.

If these remedies for the breeding quality guarantee are agreed upon all parties initial here_____________________.

4. PUPPY/DOG WORKING & SATISFACTION GUARANTEE TO "QUALIFIED VENUES. "

Seller’s Definition of a “Qualified Venue”- A Venue is a professional working k9 training program that is ran by certified k9 professionals (i.e Law Enforcement, Military, Government Officials, TSA, DOD, SAR, Detection Narcotics/Explosive/cell phone and similar public service training programs). A Qualified Venue will be decided on a case by case basis decided by the seller. Things that are needed to be qualified are experience and a successful program where dogs have been certified and proven for specific tasks. Purchaser in detail please list your experience, qualifications, certifications, venue you are training with and venues qualifications. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________add another page that is signed if needed.

  1. Working Guarantee to qualified venues For sold puppies/dogs- Note: Professional k9 trainer/handler Purchaser(s), at the discretion of the seller, are welcome to come check the puppy/dog out first in person before purchasing. All shipping expenses are the responsibility of the purchaser. There is a puppy/dog replacement guarantee within six month from the date of the puppy’s/ dog’s arrival for sold puppies/dogs to qualified venues. If the Purchaser is not satisfied with the puppy/dog within the first six months of the puppy’s/dog’s arrival date seller must be notified immediately. The puppy/dog can be replaced with a similar puppy/dog around the same value of purchase price, age and training at time of sell, decided by the seller when a dog/puppy is applicable and if/when the dog in this guarantee is returned to the seller within no more than six months of the puppy’s/dog’s arrival date. All Shipping expenses are the responsibility of purchaser(s). At the time the puppy/dog is returned by the Purchaser(s) No replacement will be made if the purchaser has been untruthful in any way of his/her experience listed in the above paragraph, the dog/puppy has been mistreated, neglected, injured or physically altered by the Purchaser(s), and this does not remove the requirement of the Purchaser(s) to return the dog to the seller. Type of training this guarantee is for___________________ (i.e. Single, Dual or Multipurpose). Purchaser must provide a signed written statement on why they are not satisfied with the dog purchased in this contract. If this "Working guarantee For Dogs/puppies" is agreed upon all parties need to initial here__________________.
  2. The Purchaser(s) and the seller will agree upon one of the following remedies for the working puppy/dog guarantee: With The Purchaser(s) responsible for all shipping costs.
  • Receive a replacement puppy/dog of equal value of purchase price, age and training at time of sell when applicable decided by the seller.
  • Receive a puppy/dog from a future litter of the same breed, however not necessarily from the same breeding decided by the seller.
  • Receive a credit (if applicable) towards a replacement puppy/dog from a future litter decided by the seller.
  • Receive a credit (if applicable) towards a replacement puppy/dog of another breed decided by the seller. If these remedies for the working guarantee are agreed upon all parties initial here_____________________.

5. MISCELLANEOUS TERMS

The Purchaser(s) agrees to keep their dog/puppy up to date on puppy and yearly vet checks and fed a premium puppy food for the first 6 months of life, and then a quality adult food. If you are not sure as to a food’s quality please email the seller! Proof of dog food purchase and vet exams may also be required if integrity is in question. Purchaser(s) agrees that they, or whomever the dog is rehomed to, will care for this dog/puppy in a safe and humane manner. The dog/puppy will have appropriate food, water, shelter and medical care for the duration of his/her life. If this dog/puppy is found to not be taking care of in a humane manner the dog must be returned to the seller at purchasers expense. Puppy/Dog can not be surrendered to a shelter at any time and must be returned to the seller at the purchaser's expense or found an appropriate home If this is agreed upon all parties initial here ______________.

6. HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMENT

Understand these are working puppies/dogs that are meant for experienced handlers and some type of professional training and job. Purchaser(s) agrees to release and hold harmless the seller SK9U for any and all liability, damages, or injuries, caused either directly or indirectly by the dog/puppy in this contract to any person(s), whether actual or legal, or to any property, whether real or personal. Furthermore, Purchaser(s) assumes full liability for any damages or injuries, whether physical, mental, emotional or economic, caused by the dog, to any person, whether actual or legal, or to any property, whether real or personal, after receiving and acknowledging delivery and possession of the dog/puppy in this contract. Purchaser(s) further agrees to indemnify or reimburse the seller as a result of any costs or expenses incurred by the the seller as a result of any act of Purchaser(s) causing liability, damages, or injuries as set forth herein. No other claims other than the provisions mentioned above shall be made. All other modifications of this contract shall be in writing and signed by both parties. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties acknowledge that they have read and understand the terms and conditions of this Sales Contract and have voluntarily entered into and executed this Sales Contract. If this is agreed upon initial here________________.

7. BREACH OF CONTRACT

It is agreed that should any legal action result from breech of this contract, the party so breaking the agreement shall bear all legal costs, attorney's fees and experts’ fees incurred by the prevailing party. Further, regarding any breech or anticipated breach of this Contract, Seller shall, in addition to any other rights granted hereunder, have the right to seek an injunction from the court. Competent jurisdiction to enforce the provisions of any paragraph herein. If the legal residence of the Purchaser(s) is not the State of Washington. The laws of the State of Washington, venue in Thurston County, will govern all legal questions or disputes regarding this contract. Purchaser(s) expressly waive any and all objections to jurisdiction and venue. If any term, provision, condition or covenant of this contract, for any reason, were held illegal, invalid, void or unenforceable, the remainder of this contract will be in full force and effect.

8. All Parties sign and agree to the terms of this Purchase Agreement.

Purchaser(s) and Seller enter into this agreement on their own free will and understand that this is a binding contract enforceable by civil law. If the legal residence of the purchaser(s) is not the State of Washington, this contract must be signed and notarized by the purchaser(s) in the state of the purchaser(s) legal residence unless the purchaser(s) take delivery of the dog/puppy in Washington State and signs this contract in front of the seller.

Signature of Seller and date signed:

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Signature of Purchaser(s) and date signed:


______________________________________, _____-______-_______.


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Payment options:

1. Mail us the deposit (Money order).

2. You can bring your deposit (Cash or Money order) when you visit i.e. set up an appointment to visit and reserve a puppy/dog.

3. You can wire from your bank to ours. Email me for bank information if you wish to wire or direct deposit payment/deposit.

4. You can send your Deposit Payment Via Pay Pal or Pop Money.

If you are picking up your puppy you must bring cash as final payment or Final Payment is due Prior to puppy/dog pick up or shipment and no personal checks or credit cards are accepted as final payment. You can take your puppy home only if you bring cash! If you pay Direct Deposit or pay with POP Money, or a Money Order as final payment, "NO PAY PAL," you must do so weeks Prior to Picking Up your puppy! If you are picking up your puppy you will have to wait for bank transfer to clear from the bank to pick up your puppy/dog. If your puppy/dog is being shipped to you, final payment must be by Money Order, POP money, wire or direct deposit, If there is a hold on your deposit then shipping arrangements will be made after hold clears.

Shipping puppies: We can ship your pup to you. There are additional expenses involved when shipping puppies. Shipping charges are approximately $400.00 (Airline + Crate + Health Cert). Airline approved crate is $45.00 and the health certificate (required for shipping) is $50.00. The average cost of shipping with United Airlines is $300.00. All shipping charges are approximate and depend on current pricing.

We can also arrange ground shipping which will be quoted accordingly.