1. This is a puppy replacement guarantee only. Buyer's veterinarian must check out this puppy within 48 hours and send copy of vet exam to seller. If a medical problem exists a replacement will be given upon returning the puppy within 72 hours. Breeder has one year to provide replacement puppy. If the puppy is out of Michigan, seven days will be allowed and the cost of shipping back will be paid by buyer. If a problem does exist and buyer decides not to return the puppy, buyer will be responsible for all vet bills incurred. Seller is not responsible for any vet bills, medications, or travel expenses once puppy is in buyers care.
2. All monies are non-refundable. However, if after puppy is placed in buyers care, and its decided that buyer cannot provide the necessary care, buyer will return puppy in the same good health as delivered to him, and seller may provide refund. This will be decided on an individual basis. Puppy will be checked by sellers vet to investigate puppy's current condition. If puppy appears to be in good health, a refund minus 200.00 for extra expenses involving paperwork and quarantine may be given. All previous paperwork, AKC papers, and health records must be returned with puppy. Buyer will be responsible for shipping expenses. Refund will be given after the puppy has been placed with new family. Seller does not want any pups to go to an animal shelter, research lab, or rescue facility.
If seller decides that buyer is not suited for a shih-tzu puppy, seller has the right to cancel the sale before the delivery of puppy. If refund is given a cancellation fee of 100.00 will be deducted from buyers deposit for whatever reason puppy is cancelled.
3. This puppy will be guaranteed for any/all life-threatening, hereditary conditions for a period of 2 (two) years. This does not include conditions such as wormy puppies, umbilical hernias, and tight nostrils. Coccidiosis can come out in a stressed puppy and treatment for this condition is also not covered by this guarantee. If a major heredity condition does occur a replacement will be given . Breeder has one year to replace puppy. If the pup is kept, all vet bills and expenses will be the responsibility of the Buyer.
4. Adult sizes and colors are an estimate only, based on seller's experience and recognition. No guarantees are made.