Waiver

RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS, ASSUMPTION OF RISKS AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT

This document is a legally binding contract. By accepting the terms and conditions of this document you will waive certain legal rights, including the right to sue. Please read carefully.


In terms with Backcountry K9 Kennel. By accepting my reservation and allowing my dog(s) to participate in daily or overnight stays, I agree to all of the following policies, procedures, terms and conditions.


Dog(s)

I represent that I am the legal owner or agent for the owner of the dog(s) described in the reservation. I further represent that my dog(s) is/are:

    a. in overall good health;

    b. up to date on all vaccinations required by law; and

    c. has not been ill with any known contagious viruses in the last 30 days.

I acknowledge and accept that Backcountry K9 Kennel does not require the dogs participating in daily or overnight stays to have obtained any or all non-legally required vaccinations and/or flea control prior to coming to our facility. I fully accept and assume all risks and responsibility for my dog(s)’ health relating to vaccination and/or flea control and any related treatment should my dog(s) contract any illness relating to non-legally required vaccinations and/or flea control.


Fees/Costs

I agree to pay for all day camp, overnight camp, guest services and other products and services as set out in the reservation at the time I pick up my dog(s), after each occasion my dog(s) stay with Backcountry K9 Kennel.


Assumption of Risks

I acknowledge and accept that there are risks involved with using our daily and overnight facility, including, but not limited to, property damage and bodily injury, including permanent disability, sickness or death, to human(s) or dog(s). I fully accept and assume all risks and responsibility for all risks, including, without limitation, all losses, costs and damages incurred as a result of me or my dog(s)’ daily or overnight stays at Backcountry K9, irrespective of whether such losses, costs and damages are incurred as a result of negligence on the part of Backcountry K9 Kennel owners or staff. For greater clarity, I acknowledge and accept that Backcountry K9 Kennel accepts no responsibility and assumes no liability with respect to any property damage, injuries, illness, or death to human(s) or dog(s).


Personal Property

I agree that Backcountry K9 Kennel will not be responsible or liable for any lost, stolen or damaged personal property belonging to me or my dog(s). I further agree to be solely responsible for any costs and expenses incurred by Backcountry K9 Kennel in connection with any damage to property caused by my dog(s) and to pay such costs on demand.


Veterinary Care

I allow Backcountry K9 Kennel to obtain medical treatment for my dog(s) as it deems necessary in its sole and absolute discretion. I acknowledge and agree that I am solely responsible for any costs and expenses incurred by Backcountry K9 Kennel in connection with such medical treatment and agree to pay such costs on demand.


Removal

I understand that Backcountry K9 Kennel reserves the right to permanently remove my dog(s) from its daycare or boarding facilities at any time in its sole and absolute discretion.


Pick Up and Drop Off

I agree to pick up my dog(s) on the date(s) and time(s) set out in the reservation or as requested by Backcountry K9 Kennel. I acknowledge that failure to pick up or accept delivery of my dog(s) within a reasonable time, and no later than 10 days following notice, may result in Backcountry K9 Kennel taking such action as it deems necessary in its sole and absolute discretion to place my dog(s) in alternative care. I acknowledge and agree that I am solely responsibility for any costs and expenses incurred by Backcountry K9 Kennel in connection with placing my dog(s).


Waiver

I agree to waive any and all claims, whether in contract or in negligence, that I have or may in the future have against Backcountry K9 Kennel, its owners, employees, agents, contractors, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Releasees”) as a result of my dog(s) participation and stay at Backcountry K9 Kennel. I further agree to release the Releasees from any and all liability for any loss, damage, expense or injury, including permanent disability or death, that I or my dog(s) may suffer as a result of my dog(s) participation and stay at Backcountry K9 Kennel, due to any cause whatsoever, including negligence, breach of contract, or breach of any statutory or other duty of care on the part of the Releasees, and further including the failure on the part of the Releasees to safeguard or protect me or my dog(s) from the risks, dangers and hazards associated with my dog(s) participation and stay at Backcountry K9 Kennel .


Indemnity

I agree to hold harmless and indemnify Backcountry K9 Kennel for any and all injury, liability, claims, litigation, actions, suits, costs, losses, damages, expenses (including legal fees) of every character whatsoever on account of, arising out of or relating in any way to me or my dog(s)’ participation and stay at Backcountry K9 Kennel .


Promotional Materials

I agree that my dog(s) may be photographed and/or recorded on camera and images and/or video of my dog(s) may be used for Backcountry K9 Kennel promotional materials.


General

This Agreement shall be effective and binding upon my heirs, next of kin, executors, administrators, assigns and representatives, in the event of my death or incapacity.

This Agreement and any rights, duties and obligation as between the parties to this Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted solely in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and no other jurisdiction.

Any litigation involving the parties to this Agreement shall be brought solely within the Province of Ontario and shall be within the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of the Province of Ontario.

In entering into this Agreement I am not relying on any oral or written representations made by the Releasees with respect to the safety of me or my dog(s) other than what is set forth in this Agreement.