These rules are here to make sure that our animals find good loving homes that can give them the care they need. Do to a few incidents rule have changed and new ones have been added please read carefully, The New Rules also apply to all animals sold before 3/30/2013 Rules have been adjusted into groups called sections for ease.
Section A) Name, Prefix & Number of Copies Only 1 copy of each animal will be given out this may or may not be on a first come first serve basis, depending on the application and the rules. You may not change the Show Name of the animal, If the animal does not have a show name you must provide one, The barn name may be changed. The EV prefix must be left on the Show Name but you may add your own Prefix after the EV. The Show name would read EV/ABC (Show Name Here), The prefix is to be EV and is to be before the Show Name, you can not change it, Dogs who's prefix has been changed to Echo's, Echo Valley's or the prefix has been moved to be a Suffix (at/from...EV or Echo Valley) will Immediately be Repossessed without warning.
If you sell the animal the new owner is allowed to remove your prefix & add their own if they choose to do so, No matter the age of the animal.
Section B) Coat & Shape Requirements For Horses: You may change the style of the mane and tail as long as it still meets breed standards Irish Tinkers must have full manes, tails and feathering in accordance with the standards Hoof Color should not be changed without asking first All Coats contain CC you must have it installed
For Dogs & Cats: Docking of tails & cropping of ears is not allowed You Can not change the shape of the coat Coats may contain CC
General: You can not change the coat/color of the animal(s) You can not change the shape of the body
SectionC) Registration Requirements All Animals must be registered within the S3BA You have 2 weeks to register with a S3BA affiliated registry if one is available Animals preregistered before sale need to have their registration info posted on their profiles You may register the animal with any additional registry you like
Section D) Ownership Requirements No distributing in mass or uploading to the exchange & pay sites. If you no longer wish to own the animal you must contact me before trying to re home it If you want the animal for breeding you are required to breed it You have 1 month to provide me with a link to the animal's profile Animals should not be retired before age 12 for dogs, age 10 for cats & age 18 for horses
Section E) Other If your site becomes inactive or deleted I have the right to take back all the animals I ever sold you I keep a copy of every animal, in case you loose yours or I need to repossess the animal If you brake rules the animal(s) may be repossessed Please put "Happy Mother's Day" at the bottom of you application so I know you read the rules
Animals may be repossessed If: You remove my prefix if you move your site and do not inform me If you retire the animal(s) early If you do not properly register the animal(s) If you do not provide a link to the animal's profile
Your Stable Name: Your Website: Animal your interested in: Your Chosen Show Name for the Animal (all prefixes included): Why do you want this animal: Do you understand that the coat may contain CC: Did you read the rules:
Email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line Adoption Request