I am not a broker, dealer, puppy mill or wholesaler. I will not offer puppies or kittens for sale that I have acquired from others. I will not sell puppies or kittens to pet shops or other retailers.
I will show discrimination in the sale of my animals and be concerned with the type of homes in which they are placed. I will make buyers aware of their responsibilities as owners. I will not sell or donate dogs or cats to commercial wholesalers, dealers, brokers, retailers, pet shops or any other person or organization, for resale. I will not supply puppies or dogs to be trained or used for dog fighting.
I will provide information on the characteristics and properties of the breed to interested individuals.
I will maintain a safe, clean and sanitary facility for all my animals.
I will conscientiously plan each breeding and NOT simply produce in an attempt to produce as many pets as possible to sale.
I will be knowledgeable about inherited health problems in my breed and will do appropriate health clearances on all breeding animals. When it is possible copies of these health clearances and any other information about health issues will be available to buyers.
I will not knowingly misrepresent the characteristics of the breed, nor falsely advertise, or mislead any person.
I will not breed any male or female until they are both physically and mentally mature, and I will not continue to breed any male or female beyond an appropriate age for the breed.
I will comply with all federal, state or provincial and local government laws and regulations concerning the keeping of my animals.