Hold Harmless Agreement

Agreement to Hold Harmless, Assumption of Risk, Likeness Use, and Refund Policy

I attest that my animal(s) is healthy and fully immunized, as required by local, state and federal law. As the owner of the referenced animal(s), I understand that Skyline Pet Care and Fitness, its officers, directors and agents will exercise due care to protect the health and safety of my animal(s) while in their care, and that in the event that my animal(s) becomes ill or sustains an injury, I have given permission for those in charge to take whatever steps are necessary to obtain medical treatment for my animal(s), and I agree to pay all charges incurred. I consent to the veterinarian of Skyline Pet Care and Fitness’ choice and in the event of emergency; I consent to any veterinarian being retained to render care for my animal.

As always, with the interaction of animals, there is a chance of injury. I assume all risk of injury to my animal while in the care of any employee with Skyline Pet Care and Fitness or in transportation to any veterinary clinic. I also assume the risk of any illness my animal may contract or develop while in the care of an employee of Skyline Pet Care and Fitness.

I hereby waive and release Skyline Pet Care and Fitness, its employees, officers, directors, trainers and agents from any and all liability of any nature for any injury, death, illness or the loss of my animal resulting from the action of my animal(s) or any other animal(s) or accidents while in the custody of, during training at, or on the grounds or surrounding area of Skyline Pet Care and Fitness as long as reasonable action is taken by Skyline Pet Care and Fitness to avoid harm. Pet Owner is responsible for pet-proofing house and yard, and the security fences/gates/latches.

In the event that my animal causes injury to another animal or to a person while in the presence of an employee of Skyline Pet Care and Fitness, I agree to assume all liability. I am responsible for my own animal’s actions and agree to pay for any damages my animal may cause.

I agree to allow pictures of my animal(s) for posting on the Skyline Pet Care and Fitness Web site, social media channels, publication in promotional materials and/or for other marketing or informational purposes without remuneration.

I understand and agree that I can receive a full refund of my deposit, for any reason, up to seven days in advance of my reservation date, and that after such time refunds are not available. I also agree to pay the amount due, in full, at the time scheduling. I have read and understand Skyline Pet Care and Fitness payment policies and agree to abide by them.

Skyline Pet Care and Fitness is not responsible for wilted, dead or otherwise unhealthy plants. Skyline Pet Care and Fitness will work hard to follow your written directions as precisely as possible, but cannot be responsible if the results are not favorable. Please place all indoor plants together on a waterproof surface in plain sight, as your pet sitter is not responsible for water damaged areas or missed plants.

Skyline Pet Care and Fitness is not responsible for damage to the home beyond the control of the Pet Sitter. This includes, but is not limited to leaks, electrical problems, and acts of nature. In these situations, the company will attempt to contact the customer and then the emergency contact before making a subjective decision on dealing with the problem. All repairs and related fees (including Special Service emergency service time and coordination fees) will be paid by the client, or fully reimbursed to Skyline Pet Care and Fitness. within 14 days.

At the time that service is booked, Owner will notify pet sitter of everyone who has been granted access to the home during the service period. All other individuals that visit the home will leave a log of their visit.

Skyline Pet Care and Fitness is not liable for any loss or damage in the event a burglary or other crime that should occur while under this contract. Pet Owner agrees to secure home prior to leaving the premises. Skyline Pet Care and Fitness will re-secure the home to the best of its ability at the end of each visit. While keys are in the possession of a Pet Sitter, they will be either on the Sitter’s physical person, or be properly stored at an undisclosed location.

Pet Owner must have legal rights to place the animals in the care of Pet Sitters, Kennels, and Veterinary Clinics. The Pet Sitter cannot service a home with “Visiting” pets or animals that do not belong to the resident of the service site without separate sets of agreement forms, including a Legal Considerations Agreement, accepted and signed by each rightful owner(s).

Client agrees to discuss any concerns with Skyline Pet Care and Fitness within 24 hours of return after service.

The owner states that he/she has read this agreement in its entirety and fully understands and accepts its terms and conditions.

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