By purchasing a hedgehog from Fairhaven Hedgehogs, you are agreeing to the following terms.

Fairhaven Hedgehogs - Hedgehog contract


The following agreement is between Lisa Lewandowski, hereafter referred to as "Breeder"

and________________________________________________________, hereafter referred to as "Buyer" for the sale and purchase of ______ hedgehog(s).




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           SIRE:                                                 DAM:




Weight at time of departure: ____________________





This hedgehog will become the property of the Buyer
upon fulfillment of the following contract.
 
 
This hedgehog will be provided with fresh food, water, shelter, veterinary care if needed (and preferably vet check ups on a yearly basis), and adequate climate control at all times. The Breeder has informed the Buyer of proper climate control._________

The Breeder will AT ANY TIME take this hedgehog back if asked to do so by the Buyer, at no cost or other compensation from the Breeder to the Buyer and with no further requirements from the Buyer. ________

This hedgehog is to be a pet only, and WILL NOT be used for breeding purposes UNLESS AN ADDITIONAL BREEDING CONTRACT IS SIGNED. If used for breeding purposes without signing the breeding contract, Breeder will receive first right of refusal of any offspring produced and has the right to confiscate any hedgehog(s) previously sold to Buyer. ________

Breeder does not offer any guarantee for color or temperament. ________

No refunds will be given at any time for any reason, unless this hedgehog dies within the 72 hour period. Please refer to the “72 hour buyer protection guarantee”. _________
 


Buyer understand all of the above, and agrees to these terms.

Buyer signature_________________________________________Date:________
 

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Health Guarantee
   Congenital defects: This hedgehog is guaranteed to be free of congenital defects for the period of 1 year. Health problems are to be deemed “genetic” by a veterinarian with adequate hedgehog experience and cannot be related to lack of veterinary care, improper diet/nutrition, inadequate housing or environment, abuse, or accidents. Should any genetic diseases be diagnosed, that jeopardizes quality of life of this hedgehog, Breeder will offer a replacement hedgehog of equal value at no cost when one becomes available. ALL VET RECORDS MUST BE PROVIDED TO BREEDER. If this hedgehog dies from a congenital disease/defect, a necropsy report must be provided to breeder to receive a replacement animal. _________​​

Wobbly Hedgehog Syndrome: This hedgehog is guaranteed to never develop Wobbly Hedgehog Syndrome (WHS) within its lifespan. WHS is to be diagnosed by a veterinarian with adequate hedgehog experience and is to be deemed a definitive diagnosis through necropsy. Buyer assumes all financial responsibility of the necropsy and related expenses and shall be offered a replacement hedgehog of equal value at no cost if WHS is proven through necropsy. NECROPSY REPORT AND ALL VET RECORDS MUST BE PROVIDED TO BREEDER.__________

Cancers/ tumors: Buyer understands that Breeder does not offer any warranty for any cancer or tumor related deaths/illnesses. Should this hedgehog develop or die of a cancer or tumor related illness, Buyer is to contact Breeder so that Breeder may use the information when evaluating breeding stock.________

72 hour buyer protection guarantee: Breeder assumes no financial responsibility for any veterinary costs associated with this hedgehog once this hedgehog has left the care of the Breeder and has been in the possesion of the new owner for 72 hours. The ONLY health issues that would be covered by the breeder are ones that are proven to come directly from being housed at the breeder's facility. The animal MUST be seen by a vet, and all vet records must be provided to breeder if any health issues arise within the first 72 hours. If the animal dies within the 72 hour period, a necropsy report must be provided to breeder to prove breeder was at fault for animal's death in order to receive a refund/replacement animal. Buyer assumes any costs associated with necropsy report. This is the only time a refund may be issued. ________


We, the Breeder and the Buyer, do hereby acknowledge this to be a binding contract. We agree to fully abide by its terms and conditions.
Breeder: __________________________________________ Date:_________________
Buyer: ____________________________________________Date:_________________