THIS AGREEMENT is entered into by and between Diggity Dog Walk and the party who's name is typed above (“Dog Owner”):

1. By enrolling the above named and described dog(s), I represent that I am the legal owner of the named dog(s) and I assume all risks, dangers and responsibility for injuries to the named dog(s). Dog Owner understands and agrees that Owner is solely responsible for any harm to Dog Owner’s dog(s) while Dog Owner’s dog(s) is/are attending Daycare.

2. Owner understands and agrees that during normal dog play, Owner’s dog may sustain injuries. All dog play is monitored by Diggity Dog Walk to avoid injury, but scratches, punctures, torn ligaments, and other injuries may occur despite the best supervision.

3. All dogs must pass a general behavior assessment in order to attend Diggity Dog Walk. No dog may be admitted that shows any signs of any type of aggression. Owner further understands and agrees that in admitting Owner’s dog(s) to Diggity Dog Walk, Dog Owner is representing to Diggity Dog Walk that Owners’ dog(s) is/are in good health and have not harmed, shown aggression, or exhibited any threatening behavior towards any person or other dog. If Owner is enrolling their dog(s) in traditional boarding only, Dog Owner is representing that their dog has not shown aggression toward any person. Any dog demonstrating aggression or other behavior deemed unacceptable by Diggity Dog Walk care staff may be required to leave our control and be returned to Dog Owner.

4. Owner further understands and agrees that neither Diggity Dog Walk nor any of its employees, staff or volunteers, will be liable for any illness, injury, death, and /or escape of Dog Owner’s dog(s) provided that reasonable care and precautions are followed, and Dog Owner hereby releases all of them of any liability of any kind whatsoever arising from or as a result of DogOwner’s dog(s) while in the care of Diggity Dog Walk..

5. Dog Owner further understands and agrees that any behavioral or physical health problems that develop with the Dog Owner’s dog(s) while with Diggity Dog Walk will be handled and treated as deemed best by the employees, staff and volunteers of Diggity Dog Walk, in their sole discretion, and Dog Owner expressly agrees to assume full financial responsibility for any and all expenses arising or relating thereto. This includes aggressive or destructive behavior.

6. Owner further understands and agrees that Dog Owner’s dog(s) are healthy and will at all times while in the care of Diggity Dog Walk have current vaccinations. Dog Owner affirms the dog(s) they bring to Diggity Dog Walk do not have any condition that could potentially jeopardize the health of other dogs or people and has not had any potentially communicable condition within 30 days prior to service or care. Dog Owner further understands that even if Dog Owner(s) dog is vaccinated for Bordatella (Kennel Cough) there is a chance that the Owner(s) dog can still contract Kennel Cough. I agree that I will NOT hold Diggity Dog Walk responsible if Dog Owner’s dog(s) contracts Kennel Cough.

7. Dog Owner further understands and agrees that Dog Owner’s dog(s) is required to be spayed/neutered (after age of 9 months) as a condition of service by Diggity Dog Walk.

8. Owner further understands and agrees that Diggity Dog Walk reserves the right to use a bark control device, gentle leader, or program if Dog Owner(s) dog creates a disturbance to the neighborhood.

9. Dog Owner further understands and agrees that it is the Owner(s) responsibility to leave an adequate supply of food and medications for Owner(s) dog during the entire time Dog Owner(s) dog is cared for by Diggity Dog Walk. Should the food/medication supply need replacement, I authorize Diggity Dog Walk to purchase replacement and Dog Owner will reimburse Diggity Dog Walk for cost plus a $25.00 replacement fee (per occurrence) plus the actual food and medication costs. Should a dog be observed to have fleas or ticks while attending daycare, a treatment will be applied and charged to the owner at a minimum rate of $20.00

10. Dog Owner further understands and agrees that Dog Owner(s) dog will have access to a fenced outside area. Dog Owner(s) agree to assume full liability if Dog Owner(s) dog escapes.

11. Dog Owner further understands and agrees that if Dog Owner’s dog(s) is/are not picked up by the end of the Daycare regular business day, then Dog Owner hereby expressly authorizes Diggity Dog Walk to take whatever action is deemed necessary for the continuing care of Dog Owner’s dog(s) and Dog Owner agrees and promises to pay to Diggity Dog Walk all costs of continuing such care upon demand by Diggity Dog Walk. Further, Dog Owner understands that if Dog Owner does not pick up Owner’s dog(s) as scheduled, Daycare shall be authorized to proceed according to the local municipal code governing abandonment of animals.

12. Dog Owner understands that pre-paid packages are nonrefundable and expire 6 months from the date of purchase. Fees are due and payable at the end of each day. Payment may be made by cash or credit card. Discounted packages are provided only if they are paid for in advance. Our program is flexible enough to
accommodate reasonable special needs requests.

13. Diggity Dog Walk reserves the right to refuse servicve to any dog or to dismiss any dog that does not meet the health , temperament or other Diggity Dog Walk standards. The determination shall be made at the sole discretion of Diggity Dog Walk.

14. Dog Owner further understands and expressly agrees that each and every of the foregoing provisions containing in Paragraphs 1 -13 above shall be in force and effect and shall apply to each and every occasion on which Dog Owner boards or deposits Owner’s dog (s) with Diggity Dog Walk for daycare, extended boarding, or training, as the case may be. This Agreement shall remain in full force and effect as between the parties until and unless otherwise cancelled or superceded by a writing signed by the parties.

Dog Owner hereby certifies that Dog Owner has read and understands this Waiver and Release of Liability and the regulations set forth above.

By signing this agreement, Dog Owner agrees to be bound by its terms and conditions.

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