The Seller guarantees the puppy to be in good health and of sound temperament at the time it leaves Rice's.
The puppy is guaranteed to be free of major communicable diseases (i.e. distemper, hepatitis, parvo) for a period of (five) 5 days
from the date of taking possession of the puppy.
The Purchaser agrees to take the puppy to a licensed veterinarian of his/her choice within 96 hours of receipt of pup for a health check.
Should the pup be determined to be in ill health, the cause of which is clearly attributable to the Seller, upon representation of a written diagnosis and supporting documentation from a licensed veterinarian and written permission for Rice's to speak with your vet.
If so deemed, the pup may be brought to the Rice's vet for a second opinion, this opinion may or may not be the final decision of the pups' future. This puppy may be refunded with a puppy from a future litter or monetary value.
While the Purchaser’s preference will be taken into consideration, in all cases the final choice between monetary refund or replacement puppy is that of the Seller. If return of puppy is granted then all paper work and givings shall be included at time of return. Monetary value will be given within 10 business days.These terms are valid until the puppy is 6 months of age. All veterinarian expenses are the responsibility of the purchaser.
I do not ship puppies. I can deliver for a small fee to certain areas when prior arrangements are made and agreed upon.
If for any reason the purchaser can not keep the puppy/dog, they are to contact Rice's German Shepherds to help relocate puppy.
Under no circumstances should a puppy or dog be brought to any Human Society or kennel for surrender for re-homimg purposes.