Total price of Breeding Fee(s) is/are to be paid to DDF before
breeding to Female(s).
Transportation to and from Dixie Doodle Farm (aka DDF) is the sole
responsibility of the owner(s) of the female to be bred.
that the female(s) being bred be insured. Should the female(s) have a
nursing cria, the cria is also
to be insured. We recommend Wilkins Livestock
Insurer. For complete details and pricing on insurance call,
Wilkins at 1-800-826-9441. The cost of the insurance is the sole
responsibility of the owner of the female(s). DDF requires a copy
of or proof of the current insurance.
There will be no boarding charge for the first (30) days of stay.
After (30) days, DDF will charge $5.00 per day per llama. If the
female(s) has a nursing cria under (6) months of age, there is no charge
for the cria.
Any Vet or unusual miscellaneous charges for medical reasons that
are incurred while at DDF, will be the sole responsibility of the
female(s) owner. DDF will notify owner(s) before Vet is contacted
unless time is of the essence.
All llamas being brought to DDF must have a valid health certificate
from a certified Vet issued within (5) days.
Health certificate must
state that the attending Vet has given
the de-worming and tests which are - 1x with Cydectin
Sheep Drench (orally) or Quest,
(3) consecutive days of
Safeguard or Panacur, dusted for lice and negative fecal check for
parasites/coccidia within (5)
days of arrival at DDF. She must
also have had her Rabies vaccine within the year. A copy of these
procedures must be brought for DDF records. These requirements are
for the protection of all the llamas.
Boarding will consist of daily morning feeding of 1# of Southern States
llama grain top dressed with Winner's Edge Breeders Minerals or
MasterPlan Minerals, free
choice Winner's Edge Breeders Minerals or MasterPlan Minerals, fresh water, coastal bermuda
hay, pasture grazing, weight monitoring on a digital scale and daily
hands on. If other feed is to be fed to the female(s), owner(s) is
to provide appropriate amount for a minimum (30) day stay.
DDF will do Hand Breeding to assure the safety of both the male and
female. The breeding will be timed. DDF will use the
"spit-off" method with at least (2)
different males. If
progesterone testing or ultrasound testing is requested, that will be
the sole financial responsibility of the female(s) owner and DDF will
need to be advised at time of delivery.
DDF guarantees a live cria birth.
BREEDING FEES ARE NOT REFUNDABLE.
However, depending on the circumstances, DDF will rebreed at no extra
charge to the same Herd Sire.