Major clauses in TruTails Cat/Kitten Adoption Contracts:
Breeder Guarantees / Responsibilities
All TruTails companion cats/kittens go to their new homes:
~ With a Breeder's Health Guarantee -- that the cat is healthy at the time of adoption, the cat is from a FeLV/FIV negative home, is current on all appropriate vaccinations and wormings, and is free from external parasites. If a kitten/cat dies from a positively diagnosed "genetic disease" TruTails will replace the cat with a cat/kitten of equal value.
~Registered in either CFA, TICA or both.
~ The new owner will receive registation papers when proof of alter is provided by their veternarian.
Companion/Pet Owners agree to the following terms when adopting a TruTails cat/kitten:
~ All companion/pet, show/alter kittens will be spayed or neutered. There are NO exceptions to this rule.
~ Lifetime commitment to the cat's welfare -- If the Owner becomes unable or unwilling to provide a quality life for this cat, the Owner will advise TruTails who will assist in placing the kitten/cat in a new home. In the case when an owner is deceased, the owner's heirs or executors will contact TruTails to assist in placing the kitten/cat.
~ Provide for a healthy and clean environment through proper care and attention including annual visits to the vet for check-ups and appropriate vaccination boosters as necessary.
~ Feed the cat a well balanced diet of only premium cat foods as recommended or approved by the breeder.
~ Will not allow the cat outdoors unless it is an enclosed, screened outdoor facility.
~ Will not declaw or devocalize the cat under ANY circumstances.
If at anytime a TruTails kitten/cat is found to be malnourished, abused or neglected, the Owner will surrender the cat to the Breeder unconditionally and without any refund of purchase price.
This Agreement will be construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Colorado without regard to its conflict of law principles. Venue for any dispute under this Agreement will be the State of Colorado, USA.
~ All parties signing this contract consider it to be legally binding. ~