JGSWISS CHOCOLATE LABRADOR GUARANTEE :
The puppy you are purchasing , on this Date: _____________ (Optional Micro chip @ Additional Cost) Micro Chip #_________________ , is guaranteed to be free of hip & elbow dysplasia, any CERF eye defects as long as the following criteria is met. The dog will be replaced with an approximately eight week old puppy from similar breeding provided that all criterions are met.
The dog’s hips should be x-rayed between 24 and 28 months of age by an approved veterinarian, and x-rays sent to O.F.A. to be examined. (Dogs over 28 months of age are not covered under this guarantee).
If the dog was certified to be dysplastic, the owner must submit proof in writing from O.F.A. (a copy of O.F.A. certification ) and from a veterinarian that the dog has been spayed or neutered. JGSWISS Labs has access to any vet records of injuries occurring prior to 2 years of age. (Micro Chip number must be present on written documents.)
The dog must not be used for breeding until x-rayed and approved by O.F.A. If the dog is used for breeding or has been bred before being approved by O.F.A., guarantee is VOID.
The dog must have its eyes examined by 1 years of age by a certified veterinary ophthalmologist. The ophthalmologist must state in writing that the defect is definitely of a hereditary nature and not caused by injury or illness. (Micro Chip number must be present on written document.) Dogs over 18 months are not covered under this guarantee.
No dog will be guaranteed unless it carries the JGSWISS prefix or the word(s) SWISS or SWISS MISS in its registered name with A.K.C. and has not been transferred to a new owner.
At 4 months of age you must lower the protein level on the dog food to around 24% up to the age of one year. After one year, you may feed the desired protein level based on activity.