~ ~ Sir Ardagio ~ ~
100% European Blue AKC Great Dane
Ardagio is OFA Certified
~~ Please click on his name above to see more info on him ~~
If you are interested in using Ardagio as a stud, please contact us.
All Dams must be @ least 2 years or almost 2 years @ time of breeding!!!
The Stud Fee price for Sir Ardagio
is $3,000.00 for A.I. or Live Cover.
** $2,000.00 If you sign up as an L.A. Rep and feed your dane and puppies LA for the duration of pregnancy and until the pups are 8 weeks **
If this option is chosen and if you fail to uphold this agreement the remaining amount of the full stud fee price of $3,000.00 will be due. So, an additional $1000.00 will be due , a total of $3,000.00 before we sign off on the registration papers.
~~ Cash/Paypal ~~
A $500.00 non-refundable deposit is required up front. The remaining $2500.00 is due before we will sign off on the AKC papers, but only if there are at least 2 live pups. If there is only 1 puppy or no puppies the remaining balance is waived. In the event of no litter, you can bring your female back free of charge for 1 repeat breeding.
~~ Shipped A.I. Services ~~
**There is an extra fee of $250.00 due for A.I. Services for each set of straws, so if you get 1 set of straws, its 250.00 - if you get 2 sets of straws its 500.00 - 3 sets of straws its 750.00, etc.
This covers the vet fees as each set of straws (this includes overnight shipping to your vet) is 250.00 - most vets recommend 2 sets but check with your vet to see what he/she recommends.
** This is an extra fee On Top of the Stud Price x is due upfront only with the non-refunable deposit before he is taken to the vet ~~
~~ P.O.L. Option~~
~~ We may or may not accept a P.O.L., just depends on your female and " if " we are looking for a puppy at the time you contact us, but we reserve the right to refuse any female for any reason.
For your female to be considered for P.O.L .she Has to meet All of these requirements.
1. She must be a blue or black.
2. She must be AKC Registered
4. She must have her O.F.A's x Passed them.
5. She must be Color tested for her black gene
(you can have the test done through the mail by several Labs, we use The Genetics Lab @ Davis Vet University in California)
6. The 1st 3 generations of Her pedigree must be all blue or a mixture of blue/black.
7. She can be full American, full Euro or a combination of American/Euro
8. You, the breeder - have to be willing to send us weekly video footage & weekly updates on all the puppies personalities & be willing to give us until the pups are 6 weeks of age to make our pick. We let you know which ones we are not interested in so that you can have them available for potential families.
9. Your female has to come to us - or you can pay for the A.I. Services
~~ Even if your female meets our requirements - we reserve the right to refuse any female or any reason ~~
A written & signed contract between the owners of the Dam & us, the CB Hillis Danes will be signed.
We are very firm on our terms, so please only contact us if you are willing to meet the terms or have a very good compromise
We understand that due to our terms, only a few select Blue or Black Dams will get the opportunity to have Sir Adagio sire their pups & we are fine with that.
If you are still interested and are seriously considering Sir Ardagio as a sire, please send us pictures of your Blue or Black Dam along with a copy of her pedigree when you contact us – or direct us to your website.