Deer Creek Stables, LLC - Waiver of Liability and Hold Harmless Agreement The invalidity or unenforceability of any provisions of this Agreement shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision of this Agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect. WARNING UNDER TEXAS LAW (CHAPTER 87, CIVIL PRACTICE AND REMEDIES CODE), A FARM ANIMAL PROFESSIONAL IS NOT LIABLE FOR AN INJURY TO OR THE DEATH OF A PARTICIPANT IN FARM ANIMAL ACTIVITIES RESULTING FROM THE INHERENT RISKS OF FARM ANIMAL ACTIVITIES. (“Equine” is included in the term “Farm Animal”).1.In consideration for receiving permission to participate in equine activies, I, an adult over the age of 18 and/or a parent or legal guardian of a minor, hereby release, waive, discharge and covenant not to sue Deer Creek Stables (DCS), LLC/Jennifer Burk or any other partners in the LLC, and/or their respective associated equine professionals, equine activity sponsors, managers, members, assistant trainers, employees, contractors ect. (hereinafter referred to as releasees) from any and all liability, claims, demands, actions and causes of action whatsoever arising out of or related to any loss, damage, or injury, including death, that may be sustained by me, or any of the property belonging to me, whether caused by the negligence of the releasees, or otherwise, while participating in an Equine/Farm Animal activity (activities include, but are not limited to riding, handling, training, driving, loading, unloading, leading, feeding, grooming, assisting in the medical treatment of, being a passenger on, or assisting a participant or sponsor with a farm animal/equine), or while in, on, or upon the premises where the activity is being conducted. “Participant” can also include visitors, guests, auditors, clients, spectators of the activities and means, with respect to an equine activity, a person who engages in the activity, without regard to whether the person is an amateur or professional or whether the person pays for the activity or participates in the activity for free. Sec. 87.003. LIMITATION ON LIABILITY: Except as provided by Section 87.004, any person, including an equine activity sponsor or an equine professional, is not liable for property damage or damages arising from the personal injury or death of a participant if the property damage, injury, or death results from the dangers or conditions that are an inherent risk of equine activity, including: (1) the propensity of an equine animal to behave in ways that may result in personal injury or death to a person on or around it (examples include, but are not limited to “e.g.”: buck, spin, bolt, bite, kick etc.); (2) the unpredictability of an equine animal's reaction to sound, a sudden movement, or an unfamiliar object, person, or other animal (e.g.: golf carts, tractor or vehicle movement or sounds, barking dogs, running or bucking loose horses, wind-blown objects such as plastic bags and other debris, etc.) ; (3) certain land conditions and hazards, including surface and subsurface conditions; (4) a collision with another animal or an object; or (5) the potential of a participant to act in a negligent manner that may contribute to injury to the participant or another, including failing to maintain control over the equine or not acting within the participant's ability. 2. I am fully aware of the risks involved and hazards connected with equine activites, including but not limited to injury,fall, or death from riding or working with horses, and I hereby elect to voluntarily participate in said activity with full knowledge that said activity may be hazardous to me and my property. I voluntarily assume full responsibility for any risks of property damage injury or death, that Property damage may be sustained by me, or any loss or damage to property owned by me, as a result of being engaged in such an activity or in the proximity to such an activity, whether caused by the negligence of releasees or otherwise.3. I further hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless the releasees from any loss, liability, damage or costs, including court costs and attorney fees, that they may incur due to my participation in said activity, whether caused by negligence of releasees or otherwise.4. I understand (1) any claim must be made within one year; (2) the limit on property damage is $500; (3) releases are entitled to be compensated for, and I agree to reimburse releasees attorney fees and any other costs associated with any claim. 5. I understand that releasees do not maintain any insurance policy covering any circumstance arising from my participation in this event or any activity associated with or facilitating that participation. As such, I am aware that I should review my personal insurance portfolio and am responsible for all medical expenses.6. It is my express intent that this Waiver of Liability and Hold Harmless Agreement shall bind the members of my familyand spouse, my heirs, assigns and personal representative and shall be deemed as a release, waiver, discharge and covenant not to sue the above-named releasees. I hereby further agree that this Waiver of Liability and Hold Harmless Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas.7. In signing this release, I acknowledge and represent that:I have read the foregoing Waiver of Liability and Hold Harmless Agreement, understand it and sign it voluntarily as my own free act and deed; no oral representations, statements, or inducements, apart from the foregoing written agreement, have been made;I am at least eighteen (18) years of age and fully competent; I execute this release for full, adequate and complete consideration fully intending to be bound by same. .Type your name and Date below as your signature.