BOOKING CONTRACT FOR PEPPY DRY BONANZA Reg #2603595
SEASON OF 2008
CARTER PERFORMANCE HORSES
3558 Patriot Road
Patriot, Ohio 45658
Phone No. (740) 379-2701
Fax No. (740) 379-2701
THIS AGREEMENT made on ______________, 2008, by and between, MARK
CARTER, (stallion owner) and
1. STUD FEE:
Seven Hundred Fifty Dollars ($750.00).
2. *No chute fee
will be charged if mare has proof of recent negative uterine culture
prior to breeding and is up to date on all vaccinations and worming.
A uterine biopsy is also recommended if the mare has ever been a problem
breeder in the past. The veterinarian may charge for ultrasound or vet trip, etc. if mare
requires special treatments. We do contact owner of mare first.
3. Payment: Mare
Owner agrees to pay said money on the dates indicated below:
a. Booking Date:_____________ Deposit Amount One Hundred Dollars
(deposit forfeited if Mare does not arrive at ranch by August of that
b. Date of pick-up of mare from ranch: Vet fees (if any), Mare care (see
below), and Stud fee balance of Six Hundred Fifty Dollars (650.00).
4. Care and Feeding
of Mare: In addition to the above breeding charge, Mare Owner agrees
to pay the following: Eight dollars per day for feed and stall; Ten dollars per day for "wet mare" (mare with foal at side). This
fee includes boarding cost.
5. Live Foal
Guarantee: In the event that Mare Owner's mare does not take and
become in foal, Stallion Owner agrees to breed that same mare again for
no cost of additional Stud fee consideration at any time during same or
the next breeding season at Mare Owners request after mare has been
veterinary checked and treated for genital tract infections. Mare Owner
will be responsible for any additional chute fees and mare care fees.
"Live Foal" meaning able to stand and nurse for at least
forty-eight (48) hours after birth. Mare Owner is required to give 3
vaccinations of Pneumobort K to pregnant mare during 5th, 7th, and 9th
month of gestation. Mare Owner is encouraged to prevent mare's ingestion
of fescue grass or hay for at least 3 months prior to expected delivery
date of foal.
In the event that said
mare does not deliver a live foal, Stallion Owner agrees to give Mare
Owner the right to an additional service to said mare at any time within
one year from the last date of breeding said mare under this Agreement.
Stallion Owner shall have no further liability hereunder for servicing
said mare. A substitute mare may be used if said mare is found infertile
or dies before she settles. A chute fee only is required for rebreeds.
Certificates: Mare Owner warrants that said mare is free from
disease or infection that could be transmitted to other horses, and
agrees to provide, upon arrival, a veterinarian certificate, showing
freedom from disease or infection. This shall include proof of a
negative Coggins test for EIA within one year of arrival at ranch.
Stallion Owner reserves the right to reject any mare that is in poor
condition or one that is unmanageable. Mares that are not halter broken
will not be accepted.
* MARE must have recent
uterine culture and be up to date on all vaccinations and worming.
-culture may be done upon arrival at owners expense.
Stallion Owner warrants that said stallion is free from disease or
infection that could be transmitted to said mare, and agrees to pay for
and provide a veterinarian certificate, showing such freedom from
disease or infection.
Care: Stallion Owner agrees to use reasonable care and caution for
said mare while in his possession or control, pursuant to this
agreement, and is authorized to obtain any necessary reasonable
veterinarian as required, but only after taking steps to contact Mare
Owner without success. Any resulting fees from such emergency will be
the responsibility of Mare Owner.
8. Risk of Loss and
Hold Harmless: Mare Owner agrees to assume the risk of loss due to
injury, sickness, or death of said mare except where caused by
negligence of Stallion Owner, his agent or employee.
9. Registration: Stallion Owner agrees to execute all necessary
documents of the registration of the offspring of the breeding.
Either party may terminate this Agreement for failure of other party to
meet any material terms of this Agreement. In the case of any default by
one party, the wronged party shall have the right to recover reasonable
attorney's fees and court costs as a result of said default. In the
event that Stallion dies, or in any way becomes unfit for breeding, then
this Booking Contract becomes null and void and any deposit will be
This Agreement is governed and shall be construed under the laws of the
State of Ohio.
Signature____________________________________ Date: ____________
Stallion Owner, Mark Allen Carter
___________________________ State: ___________ Zip Code_________
Registration#________________(please attach copy of mare's
Veterinarian: Dr. Bill Crank, D.V.M.
U.S. Route 35
Henderson, WV 25106
Office phone 304-675-1270
Insemination procedures will be used to breed your mare. Mark Carter,
(owner of the Carter Performance Horses Ranch and Peppy Dry Bonanza) and
our attending veterinarian Dr. Bill Crank D.V.M. are both certified by
Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in Equine