Stud Lease Agreement
Below you will find my Stud Lease Agreement.
At times I might lease out one of my males.
This is only an example.
Cakebread Cocker Stud Lease Agreement
(“Lessor”) Name: Aimee Cakebread
Lessor Address & Phone:
Lessee Address & Phone:
Lease of Stud
The Lessee desires to lease the following Stud from Lessor:
Registered Name: Call Name:
AKC #: DOB: Microchip #
The monetary value of the stud dog is $3500.00USD
1.1. Term. The “Term” of this Lease shall commence on: _______________ (“Commencement Date”)
and terminate on: ______________________ (“Termination Date”) unless sooner terminated pursuant to any provision herein.
1.2. Obligations and Rights upon Lease Termination.
Lessee expressly covenants and agrees that upon termination or cancellation of this Lease, Lessee shall have no further right in or to the Stud and Lessee shall immediately return the stud to Lessor.
This clause shall survive the termination of this Lease. The said dog is only in Temporary Care of the
2. AKC Papers
2.1 Since leases are not accepted for male dogs as there is no Lease Notification Form this
contract/agreement will act as such.
2.2 The Stud dog is registered with AKC and will stay solely in the name of the current stud dog owner.
2.3 There will be no adding of a Co-Owner on the AKC papers, nor adding the name of the Lessee to the stud dog AKC papers.
2.4 The Stud dog owner agrees to print, give and sign any & all AKC litter registration applications
in which the Stud dog stated above is the sire.
2.6 The Lessee agrees there will be NO multiple sire breedings taking place. If that happens getting the stud dog DNA’d will be at the expense of the Lessee plus DNA for all puppies and female used.
2.7 The Lessee agrees that there can be outside breedings to other females that are not owned by the lessee.
There will be no other charges by the stud dog owners for those breedings and if a stud fee is paid that money will go to the lessee and not the stud dog owner. The Stud dog owner agrees to sign any & all AKC litter registration applications in
which the Stud dog stated above is the sire.
3.1 The Lessee is responsible for delivery/shipping cost to get the said dog to the Lessee and is
responsible for the cost to get the said dog back to the Lessor. The agreed meeting place is ______________.
4.1. The Lessee shall be the sole owner of any puppy(s) born during the Lease Term.
4.2 The Stud dog owner will not guarantee if puppies will result although he is a proven male.
The stud dog last litter of puppies was born_______________.
4.3 The Stud dog owner will not guarantee what color or sex will result or will guarantee the health of pups.
4.4 The Stud dog owner will provide a pedigree for the Stud dog.
4.5 The Stud dog owner agrees to print, give and sign any & all AKC litter registration applications in
which the Stud dog stated above is the sire.
4.6 The Lease agrees there will be NO multiple sire breedings taking place. If that happens getting the stud dog DNA’d will be at the expense of the Lessee plus DNA for all puppies and female used.
4.7 Registration and fees the Lessee shall pay for all registration fees.
4.8 The parties shall mutually cooperate in preparing and submitting any and all necessary paperwork for proper registration through AKC.
5. Stud Dog Care including Veterinary Care
5.1 He must have adequate nutrition and water; he must have adequate space appropriate to his age, size, weight, and his breed and be housed in sanitary conditions.
5.2 He must remain mat-free as much as possible with toenails trimmed.
5.3 He must be on Heartworm preventative and flea medicine during the duration of the Lease at the
expense of the Lessee.
5.4 The stud dog must remain on your property and leave only for vet care, grooming and stud service.
5.5 He must remain in the same or better condition when he is returned.
5.6 If for some reason the stud dies in your care either for any reason what so ever including naturally or if the dog runs away, escapes, is lost or stolen there will be a $3500.00 fee given to the Stud dog owner immediately. The value of the stud dog is $3500.00 USD which is due within 30 days from the date of death no matter what the reason. If you don’t have that paid, you acknowledge that we will be going to small claims in the county and state that I resided and you agree that you will come to my county and state. The payment will be of a postal money order or payment sent through Wells Fargo.
5.7 You will be responsible for grooming and exercise during the term of the Lease.
5.8 This Lease will serve as permission for the Lessee to seek veterinary services on the behalf of the Stud dog owner.
The Lessee is responsible for all vet care during the duration of the lease.
You by NO way shape or form do you have the right to fix, neuter or alter him in any way.
If for any reason this happens you will owe the stud dog owner $3500 for the stud dog and he is still to be returned to the stud dog owner. Nor do you have any right to have him euthanized for any reason. You must contact me!!
5.9 Should a situation arise in which the health of the dog is compromised, the Lessee shall make many reasonable attempts to contact the stud dog owner.
6. Humane Society/Animal Control/ USDA/3rd Party
6.1 In the event that such an incident occurs the Lessee understands that you were only the temporary caregiver of this dog and it is clearly understood that this dog was leased only and I am the rightful owner, the dog MUST be returned to me unaltered and in breedable condition.
6.2 For any reason that one of these or an agency not mentioned takes possession of the Stud dog
you must notify me immediately and notify the agency with proof of this contract that you do not
indeed own the dog and that he is the property of Aimee Cakebread.
6.3 If possession by a 3rd party takes place the Lessee will be responsible for all fees that occur to get the Stud dog back.
6.4 If possession by a 3rd party takes place and I am able to get the dog back, but he has been fixed. You will be responsible for $3500.00 to be paid to the stud dog owner immediately as he would not be coming back in the same condition as he left and be unbreedable at that time.
7.1 In exchange for Leasing the said Stud Dog the Lessee agrees to pay $1000 for 6 months and may have an extension if needed or $1500 for a year lease and may have an extension if needed.
Entire Agreement. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties pertaining to
its subject matter and it supersedes all prior contemporaneous agreements, representations and
understandings of the parties.
This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of _________. Any legal action commenced to enforce or interpret this Agreement shall be brought in state or federal courts with the appropriate jurisdiction, located in _____________County. The parties hereto consent to both venue and jurisdiction.
The venue of any litigation concerning the Agreement or transaction shall be in ________Co., ___ and may not be litigated in your state or your county.
This is a LEGAL and BINDING Stud Dog Lease Contract/Agreement
I READ, ACCEPT, UNDERSTAND, WILLING AGREE, AND AGREE TO THE TERMS STATED WITH THIS
AGREEMENT & IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this Lease as of the date below:
Print and Signed _____________________________________ _____________________
Print and Signed____________________________________________________________
This is an example of the stud lease contract and can be revised without notice.
This can be sent by PDF and would need to be filled in, printed, signed by a notary and a hard copy sent to me before the male would go to your place.
Also, a photocopy of your drivers’ license would be needed so I have proof of physical address and who you are.