Mary Angilly Dog Training LLC Waiver and Release
ASSUMPTION OF RISK. The undersigned (“you” or “Participant”) acknowledges that he/she is voluntarily participating in dog training provided by MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC with knowledge of the potential dangers. Participant represents that he/she is the owner or guardian of the dog(s) identified in this Agreement. You acknowledge that dogs are unpredictable animals with their own will and drives, and therefore, regardless of training, handling, or environmental circumstance, MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC cannot protect against every potential injury, risk or accident to you, to other persons participating in the training or on the property where the training is taking place, or to dogs. These may include dog attacks, dog bites and the responsive actions and complications that arise from them, and you understand and acknowledge that such risks are inherent and cannot be eliminated. This Agreement is intended to shift the risk of participating in dog training to you. Do not sign it unless you are willing to assume the risk to yourself, your dog, and others accompanying you of your participation in dog training, including the associated risks of bodily injury, death or property damage while participating in the dog training and related activities on the property of MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC, in your own home, or in a public space.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY. Participant agrees that in consideration for being permitted to participate in dog training provided by MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC, and/or to use any of MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC’s facilities in connection with dog training, Participant, for himself/herself, and his/her heirs, next of kin, executors, and personal representatives (collectively, “Releasors”), assumes the entire risk associated with participating such an activity and waives, releases, discharges and covenants not to sue MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC, its directors, officers, members, managers, employees, agents, sponsors, organizers, volunteers or other representatives, their successors and/or assigns (collectively, “Releasees”), from any and all liability to Releasors for any loss, harm, damage, claim, injury (including death) or accident to the person or property of Participant, Participant’s dog, and any other persons accompanying Participant at the dog training, including any minor children, arising out of or related to participating in dog training or using any facilities or equipment of MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC, even if caused by any negligent act or omission of Releasees. Nothing herein is intended to release Releasees from any harm, injury, claim or damage caused by intentional, wanton or reckless misconduct.
INDEMNIFICATION. You agree that you are and will be responsible for your conduct and the conduct of your dog and others accompanying you (including minor children) at all times. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC, its directors, officers, members, managers, employees, agents, sponsors, organizers, volunteers and other representatives (“MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC Personnel”), from any and all claims of injury (including death), loss, cost, expenses, or damage to persons, dogs, or property caused by the acts or omissions of you, your dog, and any other persons accompanying you, including any minor children, during the course of training or related activities, as well as by the conduct of your dog under your own care as a result of following training instructions. This provision applies whether the claims are made by you, members of your family, your accompanying guests, MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC Personnel, or third parties.
USE OF PREMISES. In consideration for being permitted to participate in dog training and related events at 1280 Centaur Village Drive, Unit 9, Lafayette, CO, 80026 (the “Premises”), you agree that your release and indemnification obligations set forth above will be extended to cover the owner of the Premises and his/her/its directors, officers, members, managers, employees, agents (collectively, “Owner Parties”). In addition, the Releasors (as defined above) waive, release and discharge any and all claims for damages for personal injury, death, or property damage, including injuries (including death) to you or your dog(s) or damage to your vehicle which you may incur, against the Owner Parties as a result of any activities while on the Premises, before arriving on the Premises, and after departing the Premises, whether or not as a result of any condition on the Premises.
You understand that your dog is your responsibility to keep in control at all times, quiet, crated or on lead when not training. You understand that you are responsible for watering, feeding, and picking up after your dog. You have been advised and understand that no vet or doctor will be present on the Premises, and time could be of the essence in getting you, others accompanying you, or your dog to a vet or doctor for an injury, illness, or bite and you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Owner Parties and MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC Personnel for any first-aid should qualified medical attention not be given timely.
NO GUARANTY OF RESULTS. You recognize that the role you play in your dog’s learning process is integral to achieving desired results. You acknowledge and agree that there is no guaranty that your dog will achieve the desired level of training, despite the best efforts of MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC. You further understand that the recommendation of any other product or service by MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC is not a guaranty of satisfaction with that product or service.
PHOTO RELEASE. By signing below, you give MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC permission to publish in print, electronic, or video format the likeness or image of you and/or your dog. You release all claims against MARY ANGILLY LLC with respect to privacy rights, publicity rights, copyright ownership and publication, including any claim for compensation related to use of the materials.
CANCELLATION POLICY. Participant may reschedule or cancel any session when providing over 48 hours of advance notice. Within 48 hours, participant will be billed in full and payment is forfeited for cancellations, reschedules, and no shows. No credits or refunds will be granted for no shows or cancellations with less than 48 hours of notice. Cancellations for emergencies will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
INCLEMENT WEATHER. If inclement weather occurs (active snow or rain and/or temperatures below 30 degrees F) in-person sessions will automatically convert to Zoom. Notice will be given via email if this change is to be made. Cancellations/reschedules will NOT be permitted with less than 48 hours of notice due to the nature of how far clients are booked out for sessions.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS RELATING TO COVID-19. Participant agrees to promptly notify Trainer/Mary Angilly (Mary Angilly Dog Training LLC) if Participant, a member of their household, or recent contact is ill, symptomatic, or has reason to believe they have been exposed to COVID-19. Trainer will also promptly notify Participant if Trainer, a member of their household, or recent contact is ill, symptomatic, or has reason to believe they have been exposed to COVID-19. There are no refunds if less than 48 hours notice is given, but any cancellations as a result of this will be rescheduled without penalty. If Trainer meets with Participant and has reason to believe client is ill, symptomatic, or has been exposed to COVID-19, Trainer has the right to leave session at any time without refunding payment.
Furthermore, Participant agrees to meet Trainer outside and maintain a minimum of six feet of distance from Trainer at all times. For indoor sessions, both Participant and Trainer agree to wear properly fitted face coverings, covering nose and mouth. Trainer has a right to change session from indoor to outdoor or virtual at her discretion.
The below signed agrees that there is still a risk of transmission, despite precautions, and agrees to hold harmless Trainer/Mary Angilly (Mary Angilly Dog Training LLC) and other representatives from any and all claims of disease transmission, injury or illness (including death), expenses, loss/cost, or damage to persons, dogs, or property caused by COVID-19 to Participant, Participant’s dog, and any other persons accompanying Participant during the course of training or related activities, as well as by the conduct of Participant or Participant’s dog under Participant’s own care as a result of following training instructions. This provision applies whether the claims are made by Participant, members of Participant’s household, Participant’s accompanying guests, Trainer/Mary Angilly (Mary Angilly Dog Training LLC), or third parties.
TRAINING PHILOSOPHY. Trainer reserves the right to fire Participant without refund at her discretion for the following reasons:
Participant is disrespectful to Trainer or their own family members or guests.
Participant is disrespectful or inhumane to their dog or other animals.
Participant does not follow training instructions.
Participant uses physical force or punishment with any animal or person.
Participant uses choke chains, prong/pinch collars, any form of electric/shock equipment during training
SAVINGS CLAUSE. You expressly agree that the foregoing assumption of risk, release, waiver, and indemnity provisions are intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by applicable law, and that if any portion thereof is held invalid, you agree that the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect.
KNOWING AND VOLUNTARY EXECUTION. By signing below, you declare that you are at least 18 years of age and competent to sign this Agreement. You acknowledge that you have carefully read this Agreement, understand its contents, and agree to be bound by its terms. You specifically understand that this Agreement includes an assumption of the risk of MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC’s negligence and a release of MARY ANGILLY DOG TRAINING LLC’s liability.