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Requirements Prior to Breeding to One of Argo's Kennels Gentleman
All Ladies Must be Tested for the Following Tests Prior to Breeding to Any One of Argo's Kennels Studs (No Exception!!!)
These Tests Include:
  • Negative Brucellosis
  • JHC (Juvenile Hereditary Cataracts)
  • Up to Date Caer formerly Cerf
  • Baer
  • Patella
  • Cardio
What is Brucellosis?
Brucellosis is a contagious disease caused by the bacterium Brucella canis. It is one of the leading causes of infertility in breeding stock.

What is JHC - Juvenile Hereditary Cataracts?
Juvenile Hereditary Cataracts (JHC) is an inherited disorder causing blindness in adolescent dogs.

What is (CAER) Companion Animal Eye Registry?

The purpose of the OFA Companion Animal Eye Registry (CAER) eye certification OFA is to provide breeders with information regarding canine eye diseases so that they may make informed breeding decisions in an effort to produce healthier dogs. CAER certifications will be performed by board certified (ACVO) veterinary ophthalmologists.

What is (BAER) Brainstem auditory evoked response?

(BAER) testing is an electro-diagnostic test used to evaluate the hearing of dogs

What is a Patella Exam?

A Patella exam is a manipulation of the patella's or knees to ensure they are tight and they don't suffer from patellar luxation. Patellar luxation is a condition that occurs when the patella (kneecap) pops out of place causing pain and sometimes lameness.

What is a Cardio exam?

A cardio exam is when a cardiologist listens to the dog's heart to ensure that it sounds normal.

THIS CONTRACT CERTIFIES THAT:

Registered Name of Bitch:________________________________

Registry Of Bitch:__________________#_____________________

Sire:_____________________________

Dam:____________________________

Owner At Time Of Mating:_____________________________

Address:__________________________________________________________

__________________________________________________________________

Phone #:_____________________Phone #:_______________________

WAS BRED TO:

Reg. Name Of Sire:_____________________________________

Registry:_________________________#____________________

Sire:________________________________________

Dam:_______________________________________

Owner At The Time Of Mating: Argo's Kennel

Address: __________________________

Cullman, AL 35058

Phone #: 256-338-4021

CONDITIONS STUD OWNER AGREES TO:

1. Take normal adequate care of the bitch while in our care.

2. Have the stud dog in good physical condition, current on vaccinations, and provide copies of any and all health testing done.

3. Sign litter registration promptly and return to bitch owner.

4. Provide a return stud service of the same dog to the same bitch if no pregnancy results from the mating, at no charge. To receive the return service, the bitch owner must notify the stud dog owner of failure to conceive, in writing, not more than 70 days following the mating. If the stud is no longer available for whatever reason, for the return service, the stud owner or agent reserves the right to offer a different stud to the bitch owner.

5. Provide the bitch owner with a written receipt for the stud service and a record of the breeding dates.

BITCH OWNER AGREES TO:

1. Pay the agreed stud service fee before the bitch is serviced.

2. Provide veterinary certificate of current vaccinations, and provide copies of any and all health testing done.

3. Send bitch in good health and in season.

4. Notify stud dog owner/agent, in writing no later than 70 days after mating if no pregnancy results from the mating. Failure to do so will result in no return service being provided.

5. Keep the bitch properly confined following the breeding to ensure no other dog could mate her accidentally, before mating season is finished.

6. agrees to not knowingly sell or transfer puppies whelped as a result of this mating to any person or firm connected with the business of resale or wholesale of dogs.

OTHER CONDITIONS

1. ONE PUPPY BORN ALIVE OR DEAD CONSTITUTES A LITTER. HOWEVER IF ONLY ONE (DEAD) PUPPY RESULTS FROM THIS MATING, A RETURN SERVICE WILL BE PROVIDED AT NO CHARGE TO THIS SAME BITCH AT HER NEXT HEAT, OR WITHIN ONE YEAR, PROVIDED ALL CONDITIONS OF THIS CONTRACT HAVE BEEN MET.

2. IF THE BITCH FAILS TO CONCEIVE ON THE RETURN SERVICE, THIS CONTRACT IS TERMINATED.

FURTHER CONDITIONS

_______________________________________________________________________________________

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_______________________________________________________________________________________

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Signature of Sire:_____________________________Date:___________________

Signature of Dam:____________________________ Date:___________________

Witness Signature:_____________________________ Date: ________________

RETURN STUD SERVICE

DATE OF SERVICE_____________________________________

Signatures For Return Service:

Signature of Sire:_____________________________Date:______________

Signature of Dam:____________________________ Date:______________

Witness Signature:____________________________ Date: ______________

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