Jeri J. Smith
158 North Douglas Street
Powell, Wyoming 82435
www.nicematters.com and http://nicematters.tripod.com
IT’S VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU READ THIS DOCUMENT
BEFORE PURCHASING A KITTEN
DATE OF PURCHASE:___________________
DATE OF BIRTH______________________
THIS FELINE HAS BEEN PURCHASED AS:
___PET ___BREEDER ___SHOWCAT
BUYER AGREES TO THE FOLLOWING TERMS
BREEDING or SHOW FELINES
Term #1 The buyer agrees to care for this feline
and any kittens resulting from the breeding of this feline
in a proper manner, housing them in roomy quarters, feeding them properly,
maintaining their health and freedom from parasites,
giving them a generous amount of personal attention
and breeding them judiciously.
Term #2 The buyer agrees to sell all pet quality kittens
with non-breeding agreements,
to be altered before one year of age,
with registration papers designated
“not for breeding”.
Term #3 The buyer agrees to take this feline to a licensed veterinarian
for a routine immunization and checkup
at least once per year.
Term #4 The buyer agrees to give NICEMATTERS first option to buy this cat/kitten back
should a re-sale be considered.
If the breeder declines to buy this feline back,
the Buyer agrees to have the new owner sign a new contract
identical to the terms of the original contract.
A male cat/kitten cannot, under the terms of this contract,
be re-sold “whole”,unless otherwise agreed upon in writing
(in other words, he must be neutered prior to resale).
Term #5 The buyer agrees to never surrender
a NICEMATTERS cat or kitten to a shelter or research facility,
all of these animals are MY babies
and as such can be returned to me at any time
if you are no longer able to care for your pet,
or we will help you to find a suitable placement.
No NICEMATTERS cat or kitten can be “put to sleep” without medical cause.
Term #6 The buyer agrees NOT TO ALLOW THIS FELINE TO ROAM OUT OF DOORS.
Term#7 Any offspring of cats or kittens purchased from NICEMATTERS
cannot be sold to individuals in region #3
for anything other than pets without written permission
given by NICEMATTERS.
Term #1 All pet quality kittens sold must be altered before 6 months of age
and before registration papers are given.
Veterinary Proof of alteration must to be sent to NICEMATTERS.
Please allow 6-8 weeks for processing to take place.
Registration papers will only be sent after NICEMATTERS
has received veterinary proof of alteration.
If the above conditions are not respected,
NICEMATTERS retains the right to reclaim this cat/kitten without refund.
1. The buyer understands that he/she has a 48 hour period
from the date of receipt of this cat/kitten to have it vet-checked
in order to confirm a good bill-of-health.
If a veterinarian has determined that the animal is unhealthy,
the buyer has the right to return this can/kitten
for a full refund or an exchange kitten
of equal value.
A written report from a licensed veterinarian
outlining his/her findings and estimated costs
is required in order to obtain the refund.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS THE BREEDER RESPONSIBLE
FOR ANY OUTCOME OR COSTS ASSOCIATED
WITH VETERINARY TREATMENT WITHOUT
THE BREEDER’S PRIOR WRITTEN APPROVAL.
NICEMATTERS retains the right to select
to pay the veterinary costs or offer refund
or exchange if the associated
cost of treatment should exceed the value of the kitten.
2. The breeder will not be held legally liable
UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES for any amount greater than the cost of the kitten.
3.NICEMATTERS WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE
for any male cat/kitten sold as a pet with any undecended testicle(s).
If you have purchased your male as a breeder
and it has an undecended testicle(s)
and it is a minimum of 12 months old,
NICEMATTERS will offer a replacement kitten of equal value
and quality as soon as we have one available.
4. NICEMATTERS CATTERY will under no circumstances
be held responsible for the following conditions that are common to the breed:
a. Misaligned jaw-we will inform the purchaser of this condition.
b. blocked tear ducts
c. Ringworm that is not noticed by our veterinarian at the 8 week health check.
Every kitten is examined under a woods lamp
for signs of infection regularly.
NICEMATTERS kittens are guaranteed against
any life threatening genetic disorder for 1 year.
We will replace any kitten that dies before its 1st birthday
if the buyer provides us with a written statement detailing
the cause of death from a licensed veterinarian
within 72 hours of the death.
This WILL NOT APPLY TO NEGLECT OR ABUSE OR CATS THAT HAVE DIED FROM ACCIDENTAL CAUSES.
A replacement kitten or cat will be ONLY of similar quality.
All vaccinations must be administered
by a licenced veterinarian
by the date due for this contract to be valid.
Seller: Jeri J. Smith__________ Date:______________
We truly want you to enjoy this pet!!
Please call anytime to ask questions and let us know how your NICEMATTERS kitten or cat is doing.
We would love to hear from you!!