Waiver

VALERIE BARRY, 0836662 BC LTD. and IN PARTNERSHIP WITH DOGS™

 

RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY

ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT

 

This is a legal document that affects your legal rights, please read carefully.

 

I, {{ recipient.first_name_or_friend }}, of __________________________________

__________________________________________________________________________ (full address)

_________________________________________(phone number(s)) have registered for one or more of the group classes or private training classes offered by VALERIE BARRY, 0836662 BC LTD. and IN PARTNERSHIP WITH DOGS.

 

My dog’s name is ________________ and he/she is a _________________________________________ (breed or mix) and my dog is _______________ (age).

 

I have read the Release and Waiver of Liability and the Assumption of Risk and Indemnity Agreement herein and I agree to be bound by the terms, in consideration of the acceptance of my participation in the training noted above, and I agree to RELEASE, SAVE HARMLESS AND INDEMNIFY Valerie Barry, In Partnership With Dogs and 0836662 BC Ltd. and their employees and authorized agents (“the Releasees”), from and against all claims, actions, costs and expenses and demands in respect to death, injury, loss or damage arising out of or related to the training classes, or behaviour outside of the training classes and/or transportation to and from the training locations, whether caused by the negligence of the Releasees or otherwise and I further covenant not to sue the Releasees.

 

I further agree and acknowledge that:

 

  1. I am aware of the risks involved in participating in any training classes offered by Valerie Barry, In Partnership With Dogs and 0836662 BC Ltd. and I agree that any injuries, loss or damage incurred by me or my dog while participating in such classes or otherwise is my full responsibility.

  2. I assume the risks and waive notice of all conditions, dangers or otherwise, in connection with the training classes.

  3. My participation in any training classes offered by Valerie Barry, In Partnership With Dogs and 0836662 BC Ltd.  does not qualify me as a canine trainer capable or authorized to teach the techniques which I may have learned while under the supervision of the canine instructor providing the training course to any other person or dog.  My participation in any such training classes is aimed at teaching me techniques I can use with my own dog.

  4. I will notify Valerie Barry, In Partnership With Dogs and 0836662 BC Ltd.  if my dog has been, is or becomes affected by any injury or disease.

  5. I understand that in the case of a medical emergency affecting my dog, Valerie Barry, In Partnership With Dogs and 0836662 BC Ltd.  or its employees or authorized agents, will attempt to contact me so that I can make decisions about appropriate veterinary care.  I also understand and agree that if I cannot be contacted within a reasonable time, Valerie Barry, In Partnership With Dogs and 0836662 BC Ltd., its employees or authorized agents have the discretion to make decisions about veterinary care for my dog and I agree to fully reimburse them for any expense they may have incurred in that regard within 24 hours of the said emergency.  I will not raise questions or concern for the reason a specific veterinary clinic may have been chosen over another. I also agree to not hold Valerie Barry, In Partnership With Dogs and 0836662 BC Ltd.  liable for any damages, injury, death or expense to my dog as a result of the choice of emergency veterinary care.

  6. I am solely responsible for any and all expenses incurred by me while participating in any training classes offered by Valerie Barry, In Partnership With Dogs and 0836662 BC Ltd.  and I do not expect Valerie Barry, In Partnership With Dogs and 0836662 BC Ltd. or its employees or authorized agents to reimburse me for any such expenses.  I also agree to reimburse Valerie Barry, In Partnership With Dogs and 0836662 BC Ltd.  in full for any and all agreed (verbal or written agreement) dog related equipment and expenses, including collars, leashes, harnesses, treats, toys, etc. within 24 hours of receiving such equipment or such expense being incurred.

  7. If I fail to make payment on the first night or day of class, my place in class may be cancelled unless I make alternative arrangements.

  8. I will comply with all By-laws, statutes and regulations of the North Shore area, which includes the District of North Vancouver, the City of North Vancouver and the Municipality of West Vancouver.  I am responsible for all licenses required by local authorities regarding dog ownership and I am further responsible for ensuring that my dog is free of communicable diseases, that my dog is well socialized and not aggressive towards other animals or people.

  9. I acknowledge that this agreement constitutes the whole agreement between the parties and no representations or warranties have been made except as set out herein.

  10. I understand that no employee or authorized agent of Valerie Barry, In Partnership With Dogs and 0836662 BC Ltd.  is authorized to alter the terms of this agreement in any way.

  11. I agree that if any term or condition is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the validity or enforcement of the remaining terms and conditions shall not be affected thereby and the agreement shall be construed as if the offending term or condition has not formed a part thereof.

I agree that this Release shall bind my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns.

I have read this Release and understand it.

 

Signed in North Vancouver, British Columbia (cross out city and make changes if necessary) this ________ day of _____________ (month), ________ (year).

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