NAVIO

STUD SERVICE AGREEMENT AND CONTRACT

This agreement is made and entered into this ____ day of _________ in the year _____ by and between Patricia A. Cazenave, Navio Portuguese Water Dogs, hereinafter called Stud Owner, and ____________________, hereinafter called the Owner of the Bitch. These terms and conditions are entered into and agreed upon by both Stud Owner and the Owner of the Bitch, who acknowledge the moral and legal worth of this contract.

DESCRIPTION OF ANIMALS

BITCH

Breed: PWD                      Whelped: ____________

Color:______________________________________________________

AKC Number (or litter number):___________________________________

Sire: _______________________________________________________

Dam:_______________________________________________________

Registered Name:_____________________________________________

Call Name:___________________________________________________

STUD DOG

Breed: PWD                 Whelped: ____________

Color:______________________________________________________

AKC Number (or litter number):___________________________________

Sire: _______________________________________________________

Dam:_______________________________________________________

Registered Name:_____________________________________________

Call Name:___________________________________________________

AGREEMENT

In consideration of a stud fee of ________, the Stud Owner agrees to breed the above named Stud Dog _________________________ to the above named Bitch _____________________ with the following conditions subsequent:

GUARANTEES BY THE STUD OWNER

1. The Stud Owner will attempt to get successful breedings on this bitch.

2. If the bitch fails to conceive, the Stud Owner will offer a repeat stud service on the bitch's next season. This repeat service ONLY applies to the dog and bitch named above in this contract.

3. If the bitch does not whelp at least TWO live puppies (live being defined alive on the date eight (8) weeks after the birth), the Stud Owner will offer a repeat stud service on the bitch's next season or the season after that. This repeat service ONLY applies to the dog and bitch named above in this contract.

4. Should the above named stud dog die or become unable to sire a litter after the first breeding attempt has failed, but before the conditions of this contract are met, the Stud Owner will offer a return service from another stud males. If the Owner of the Bitch agrees, the second breeding will occur as in paragraph 3. If Owner of the Bitch chooses not to accept the return service from another stud male, the Stud Owner is released from any further obligations on this breeding.

5. The Stud Owner will furnish pedigree, medical certificates, and photos of the studdog to the Owner of the Bitch.

GUARANTEES BY THE OWNER OF BITCH

1. The Owner of the Bitch guarantees that the bitch is OFA certified with a minimum of good for hip dysplasure.  She is either a champion or is such quality that she could obtain her championship.  She has sound, stable temperament.  She has a negative Brucellosis test.  She is current on vaccinations and free of internal and external parasites.

2. The Owner of the Bitch will furnish pedigree, medical certificates, and photos of bitch to the Stud Owner.

3. The Owner of the Bitch guarantees that the stud fee will be paid BEFORE the time of breeding and accompanied by a signed copy of this contract.

4. All transportation charges and veterinary expenses incurred as part of, or as the result of this breeding shall be the responsibility of the Owner of the Bitch.

5. Should above named bitch die before this contract is fully executed, the Stud Owner is no longer obligated to give a return service.

6. The Owner of the Bitch agrees that no puppy resulting from this breeding will be disposed of through pet stores, puppy mills, commercial breeders or "resale" operations. If it is found that a puppy or puppies have been disposed of in this manner, the Stud Owner's reputation will be damaged; damages of $2500 per puppy will be owed immediately to Stud Owner. Stud Owner's reasonable attorney fees for recovery of the puppies out of this deplorable situation and/or the collection of the fine will be paid by the Owner of the Bitch.

7. The Owner of the Bitch agrees that all pet puppies will be sold on limited registration and spay/neuter contracts. If it is found that a puppy or puppies have been sold to pet homes without these conditions being met, the Stud Owner's reputation will be damaged. Damages of $2500 per puppy will be owed immediately to Stud Owner. Stud Owner's reasonable attorney fees for collection of this fine will be paid by the Owner of the Bitch.

8. The Owner of the Bitch will not sell or give the puppies resulting from this breeding to a research facility. If it is found that a puppy or puppies have been sold or given to a research facility, the Stud Owner's reputation will be damaged. Damages of $2500 per puppy will be owed immediately to Stud Owner. Stud Owner's reasonable attorney fees for collection of this fine will be paid by the Owner of the Bitch.

9. The Owner of the Bitch will not place the puppies resulting from this breeding in a shelter or humane society, or turn them over to a rescue organization. If it is found that a puppy or puppies have been placed in a shelter or humane society or turned over to a rescue organization, the Stud Owner's reputation will be damaged. Damages of $2500 per puppy will be owed immediately to Stud Owner. Stud Owner's reasonable attorney fees for collection of this fine will be paid by the Owner of the Bitch.

10. The Owner of Bitch agrees to provide Stud Owner with a list of names, addresses and phone numbers of all puppy buyers and 8-10 week old photographs (either online JPEGs or hard copy) of all puppies in the litter.

11. The Owner of Bitch agrees to notify Stud Owner in writing if the puppies display any genetic defect during their lifetimes that the bitch owner becomes aware of.

12. The Owner of Bitch hereby releases Stud Owner of any liability for any sickness, accident or even the death of the bitch while under the care of the Stud Owner.

13. The Owner of Bitch agrees that the bitch will NOT change ownership while she is in whelp, and that the puppies will be born and raised at the home of the Owner of the Bitch. The Stud Owner has partially agreed to do this breeding based on the ethics and responsibility of the Owner of the Bitch. The safety and care of the puppies resulting from this breeding are very important to the Stud Owner. If the bitch changes ownership while in whelp, the Owner of the Bitch agrees to pay Stud Owner a breach of contract fine of $2500.  Stud Owner's reasonable attorney fees for collection of this fine will be paid by the Owner of the Bitch.

14.  The Owner of the Bitch agrees that all puppies resulting from this breeding will be placed with a contract.  Contract must specify that if the puppy buyer is ever unable to keep the puppy, that the puppy will be returned to its breeder or only sold or given to a home approved by its breeder.  If one of the puppies resulting from this breeding ended up in a bad home due to the bitch owner's irresponsibility, the Stud Owner's reputation would be damaged.  Damages of $2500 per puppy found sold without such a contract will be owed immediately to the Stud Owner.  Stud Owner's reasonable attorney fees for collection of this fine will be paid by the Owner of the Bitch. 

15. The Owner of the Bitch agrees that this contract will be bound by the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, and that any dispute regarding this contract will be settled in a Virginia court .

_______________________________________ ___________________

Patricia Ann Cazenave                                                         Date

Stud Owner

Navio Portuguese Water Dogs

901 Ricka Court

Chesapeake, Virginia 23322-3724

(757) 482-4781

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Owner of Bitch                                                                Date

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Address

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City, State and Zip

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Phone

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