Purchaser agrees to the following:
1.) Under no circumstances will this cat/kitten be sold, leased or given away, or sold to any pet
shop, research laboratory or similar facility. Buyer MUST contact Seller if they can no longer keep
said cat/kitten. This cat/kitten will be kept indoors and not be allowed to roam freely outside.
2.) This cat/kitten has been purchased as a PET only. This cat/kitten WILL NOT be used for
breeding. Buyer agrees to pay an additional sum of not less than $2500.00 for any cat/kitten not
altered as stated and agreed to herein.
3.) Buyer agrees to spay or neuter this cat/kitten by the time this kitten turns 6 months old or within
30 days after purchase and provide written proof from their vet. Some top quality cat/kittens will be
altered before leaving for their new homes. This will be at the discretion of Bengalglitz /Michelle
Gattshall. Buyer agrees to pay, in addition to the selling price, the vet bill for the altar of said
cat/kitten if not already included in the price of said cat/kitten.
4.) Kittens are held with a holding fee only. This fee is for the care and maintenance of your kitten
until it is ready to leave. All holding fees are non-refundable. The balance on all kittens is
due when the kitten turns 8 weeks old or upon pick up at sellers discretion. Kittens can normally go
to a new home at 9-12 weeks of age.
5.) Seller agrees to provide registration papers for this cat/kitten upon presentation of a vets
certificate of spay or neuter. (No exceptions)
6.) Quoted prices on cats/kittens do NOT include shipping charges. No cash refunds. All
holding fees are non-refundable. There is a $5.00 boarding fee per day if you do not pick up your
kitten on the agreed date. Any sold kitten not picked up by the age of 12 weeks will be charged a
$5.00 per day boarding fee.
7.) Seller reserves the right to refuse the sale of any cat/kitten at any given time until cat/kitten has
been placed in their new home. If sale is refused then any money paid on said cat/kitten will be
returned and this contract will be null and void.
Health is guaranteed for a period of 72 hours from the time the kitten leaves the possession of the
seller. To validate the health guarantee, you must take the cat/kitten to your veterinarian (at Buyers
expense) within this said time. If the cat/kitten is found after such examination to have any type of
untreatable or life threatening problem, it may be returned and a replacement kitten of equal value
offered as available. All shipping expenses from the date of sale are the responsibility of the Buyer.
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If the cat/kitten is returned to the breeder, the cat/kitten must be tested for FIP, FIV, and FelV at
Buyers expense. Once the cat/kitten leaves the possession of the breeder (Bengalglitz, Michelle
Gattshall) cannot be held responsible for any veterinary bills or charges incurred on said cat/kitten.
Should the cat/kitten die within one year of age as a result of a congenital defect (unknown at time
of sale), said cat/kitten will be replaced ONLY if an appropriate necropsy is performed by a
board certified pathologist (OSU Veterinary M.C.) and a certificate is provided showing proof of
cause of death. A replacement kitten of comparable quality and value, as available, will be made at
the discretion of the breeder/seller. There are no cash refunds.
Buyer agrees to never post or publish publicly on the internet, or through any other media,
any negative information about this cat/kitten, about Seller, or Bengalglitz. Buyer agrees never
to authorize anyone else to publish or post any negative information about the Seller or Bengalglitz.
In the event of a problem with cat or Seller, Buyer agrees to try and work out a solution in private, and/or
through other lawful means. Furthermore, if Seller sees anything on Buyer’s website or other places on
the internet that may have a negative effect on the Sellers reputation as a Breeder, Seller will notify Buyer
to remove it. If removal is possible, Buyer must remove it within 10 days from date of notice. “Negative
information” includes, but is not limited to: any health conditions the cat may have or has had, any
disputes the Buyer has with the Seller, or any other negative business or personal information about the
Cattery or the Seller. Buyer agrees that Seller reserves the right to own the copyright of any and all
information posted by Buyer about Seller in any/all forms of media.
This contract is legally binding to all parties involved. It applies only to the Buyer and the Seller in
this transaction and is non-transferable to other parties. Any cat found being used for breeding
when purchased as a pet will owe Bengalglitz / Michelle Gattshall an additional sum of
$2500.00. Any breach of this contract Buyer will pay Bengalglitz/ Michelle Gattshall $2,500.00 for
each breach of this contract and immediate return of the kitten/cat with no refund. In the event of
default, the Buyer will be legally liable for any and all attorney fees and or collection fees and all
related costs necessary to resolve this matter. It is also agreed that any legal matters pertaining to this
contract will be held in the State of Ohio, Crawford County.
Buyers’ signature below shows they have read and agree to this contract.
Buyers' Name (Print):
This is a full contract, all the conditions are in writing and signed by the buyer.
No other agreements implied or verbal would apply.
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