(2) Group play is also not for dogs that have temperament problems such as aggression or extreme shyness with either dogs or people. If your dog is found to exhibit any of these behaviors they will be removed from the playgroup and you will receive a note with an explanation as to why your dog was removed. HALO has a no tolerance policy. The daily fee will not be refunded for this day of daycare.
(3) Standard precautions will be used against the injury, escape, or death of this pet. The clinic and staff will not be held responsible for injuries that occur, provided standard care and precautions have been followed as determined at the sole discretion of HALO. In no event shall HALO be liable for illnesses that arise during Owner's pets stay or after Owner's pet has left the facility.
(4) Owner understands and agrees that the Owner is solely responsible for any harm caused by Owner’s dog(s) while attending HALO. Owner furtherunderstands and agrees that in admitting Owner's dog to HALO allhealth and behavior problems have been fully disclosed to the best of owner’sknowledge.(5) HALO reserves the right to refuse to accept a pet if at check- in itappears to us, in our sole discretion, that such pet is sick or that its behavior could jeopardize the health or safety of other pets or our staff.(6) Owner agrees and understands that there are inherent risks of illness or injury when dealing with animals and humans in a group situation. Such risks include, but are not limited to: problems associated with rough play such as bite wounds and scratches, kennel cough or other illness, and in rare instances death. Owner understands and agrees that under no circumstances shall HALO be responsible for illness or injury to pets.(7) Owner fully understands that any health or behavior problems that develop during their stay at HALO will be handled and treated as deemed appropriate by the employees at HALO and owner agrees to assume full financialresponsibility for any and all expenses arising or relating thereto, subject to thestipulations set forth in the Medical / Illness policy above.(8) A late fee of $2.00 will be incurred for pickups outside of the scheduled time. If late pick up becomes a common occurrence, HALO has the right to raise fees at own discretion.(9) All charges incurred by the Owner under this agreement shall be due and payable in full upon pick up of the pet. Owner agrees that the pet shall not leave HALO until such time as all charges incurred by the Owner have been paid in full to HALO.(10) This contract is subject to the provisions of Ohio Code 959.01 (Abandonment of Animals), which reads: No owner or keeper of a dog, cat, or other domestic animal, shall abandon such animal.(11) This contract contains the entire agreement between the parties. All terms and conditions of this contract shall be binding on the heirs, administrators, personal representatives and assigns of Owner and HALO.(12) If any legal action is brought to enforce the provisions of this contract, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover reasonable attorney's fees. These fees, which may be set by the court in the same action or in a different action brought for that purpose, are in addition to any other relief to which the prevailing party may be entitled. Owner agrees that venue for any action or proceeding filed under this contract shall be in Xenia, Ohio. (13) Owner understands and agrees that in the event that any portion of this agreement shall be found void or unenforceable for any reason all other portions of the agreement will remain in full force and effect.Cancellation PolicyShould it occur that you must cancel your booking, please do so as soon as possible.Cancellations and no- shows that take place within 24 hours of drop off date will be charged a non – refundable daily rate.AgreementI have read, understand and agree to all provisions of this agreement. I fully intend topick-up my pet on the above specified date. If circumstances change I will notify HALO of the new pick-up time and assume responsibility for any additional charges incurred.I understand that allowing my dog to participate in group play at HALO isnot without risk to my dog, and I accept and agree to be fully responsible for the consequences of assuming such risk. I hereby release HALO for anyresponsibility for injury to my pet. I hereby waive and release HALO and their employees and volunteers from any and all liability for injury or damage resulting from the actions of my dog, anyother dog, or any humans in the playgroups. I expressly assume the risk of any injury to my dog including any and all medical expenses resulting from or relating to said injury, subject to the stipulations set forth in the Medical / Illness policy above.I hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless HALO, its employees,officers, members, agents, and guests from any and all claims resulting from any action(s) by any dog in the play group (including my dog) and that this release and indemnification shall be in force whenever my dog participates in the community playgroup starting with the date indicated below and thereafter.