Tacoma, WA asked in Animal / Dog Law for Oregon

Q: I live in oregon. I bought a german shepherd puppy. We did a dna test. Its a mix puppy. What are my options here?

the breeder said it was a purebred with no papers. We bought a dna test and turns out he is half german shepherd. He is five months.

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Jennie Lynn Clark
Jennie Lynn Clark
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  • Animal & Dog Law Lawyer
  • Portland, OR
  • Licensed in Oregon

A: Theoretically, there is a breach of contract case assuming you have the evidence to prove the breach. If there is a contract stating you purchased a purebred for x price, then there is a breach of contract. Normally, the remedy is to return the dog and get your money back.

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