Class size is limited and filled on a first come basis. Prepayment is required to reserve your spot. We will keep a wait list for each class if need be.
If paying by check please complete this form and submit online and send check thru the mail. Please write class and dog's name on check. Make chack payable to The Dog Spot LLC and mail to The Dog Spot LLC 1103 S. Washington Ave. Holland MI 49423.
If paying with PayPal please colmplete this form and submit on line. Send payment to email address firstname.lastname@example.org please add $5.00 to payment.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact us.
The Dog Spot LLC
1103 S. Washington Ave.
Holland MI 49423
REQUIREMENTS AND CONSIDERATIONS:
• VACCINES: We must have a copy your dog’s most recent vaccines: DHPP, Rabies, Bordatalla (optional) These records can be emailed by you or your vetto: email@example.com• WAIVER: We must have a signed copy of our Release of Liability form by anyone who enters our building. If a minor (< 18 years old), must be signed by a parent. https://form.jotform.com/90022901093143 • PAYMENT: Prepayment is required to reserve your spot in class. Class size is limited and we will not hold a spot without payment. There will be NO REFUNDS if you cancel less than 1 week prior to class, unless your spot is filled off our wait list before class session starts. If you cancel greater than 1 week prior to class, you will receive 100% of your fee to put towards another class or refunded. Payment can be made online through PayPal to address firstname.lastname@example.org, please add $5.00 if paying by PayPalor send a check made out to The Dog Spot LLC andsend to THIS ADDRESS: The Dog Spot LLC, 1103 S. Washington Ave. Holland MI. 49423. There is a $30.00 fee for returned checks.• MAKE UP CLASSES: No make up classes will be held if you are absent for a class. If The Dog Spot LLC must cancel a class due to weather or unforeseen circumstances, we will offer a make up class for you.• DOG HANDLER: It usually works best for there to be one primary handler that works with the dog in class. However, other family members or friends are welcome to join the class and are usually beneficial to the socialization process.The handler must be >18 years old. Children between 10-17 years of age must have a parent present with them. Children <10 years old must have an adult with them who is NOT participating in the training sessions.• EQUIPMENT: We use ONLY humane training techniques and equipment. This means NO shock collars. Approved equipment: buckle collars, harnesses, gentle leader head halters, choke chain and martingale collars. Pinch collars are evaluated on a individual cases. NO retractable leashes! 6 foot leather leashes work well; nylon leashes are OK, but can slip if dog pulls.• DOGS AND GREETINGS: Dogs must always be on a leash when in oraround our facility. Not all pups are comfortable with other dogs in theirspace. PLEASE RESPECT THIS!! During this class, we will have anopportunity for our puppies to greet other pups and people. Please work within the framework of the class (wait for appropriate time) to make sure it is a comfortable experience for your pup. If your dog is staring too long (i.e. 2-3 seconds) at another dog or person in class, please get their attention back on you either by calling their name or bringing a treat in front of their nose and back to you.• CLEAN UP AFTER YOUR DOG! We work hard at maintaining a clean training environment. Please join us in doing all we can to prevent accidents and always clean up after your pup! If your puppy has an accident inside the building clean up immediately. There will be clean up materials available.• CLASSES START PROMPTLY AT TIME SCHEDULED: Classes start on time. Please arrive early to potty your dog prior to class. Please use the grassy area on either ends of the building. Please bring your own poop bags to use in case it is needed and deposit waste in the can in front of our door. Feel free to excuse yourself during class if you think your dog needs “to go”. There will also be reminders in class for a potty break.• CONSENT FOR PHOTO OR VIDEO: We occasionally take photos or short video clips of our classes as well as our students upon graduation. These MAY be posted on Facebook or used for illustration for future purposes. By signing below, you give The Dog Spot LLC consent to do this.• PERMISSION TO CONTACT YOUR VETERINARIAN: By signing below you give The Dog Spot LLC permission to contact your veterinarian to share information aboutyour dog or to provide a “progress report”.• IF YOUR DOG IS ILL: If he/she has vomited or had diarrhea 48 hours prior to your appointment day, your dog should not come to class.
Relase of Liability:
I understand that there are inherent risks associated with training, socializing, walking and working with dogs in general. I assume any and all responsibility for myself, and my dog(s) during training, walking and any other work with The Dog Spot, LLC, assuming due diligence and care have been exercised. I will not hold The Dog Spot, LLC, Renee Kwiatkowski, any affiliates or property owners responsible for any injuries or misfortunes (to or by me or my dog) while training, boarding, walking or any other work, should they occur. I further understand that due to the way that dogs interact with one another, cuts or scratches can occur to me or my dog, even though the dogs are carefully supervised. I also understand that my participation in any of these activities is not without risks such as tripping, falling, getting knocked down and jumped on, bitten, scratched, etc.
I also understand that in enrolling my dog(s) into any of The Dog Spot, LLC programs, that The Dog Spot, LLC has relied upon my representation that my dog(s) are in good health and have received the necessary vaccinations (or equivalent alternatives) as agreed upon by my veterinarian. I also understand that in enrolling my dog(s) into any of The Dog Spot, LLC programs, that The Dog Spot, LLC has relied upon my representation that my dog(s) are not aggressive towards people or animals.
If my dog becomes injured or ill and I am not available The Dog Spot, LLC shall have the right to call my veterinarian as designated on the Requirements and Consent Form. In the event of an emergency and my designated veterinarian is unavailable, The Dog Spot, LLC has the right to take my dog(s) to the nearest animal hospital for immediate care. I agree to reimburse, in full, The Dog Spot, LLC for any medical expenses accrued while under the supervision of The Dog Spot, LLC. The Dog Spot, LLC will not be held responsible for any decisions made by the veterinarian on the dog’s behalf.
I hereby release and agree to save and hold harmless, The Dog Spot, LLC, Renee Kwiatkowski, any affiliates or property owners from any and all liability, claims, suits, actions, loss, injury or damage of any nature or kind, or for any liability, claims, suits, actions, loss, injury or damage which I or my dog(s) may sustain or which may be caused in any way by my dog(s). I specifically, without limitation, agree to fully indemnify The Dog Spot, LLC, Renee Kwiatkowski any affiliates or property owners for any and all such liability, claims, suits, actions, losses, injury or damage. I understand that I am solely financially responsible for any damage or harm caused by my dog during training, boarding, socializing, or walking.
I take it upon myself to ask questions and use my own common sense. I understand that I do not have to do anything or allow anything to be done that I do not feel comfortable with.
I certify that I have read and understand the rules and regulations set forth herein and that I have read and understand this agreement. I agree to abide by the rules and regulations and accept all the terms, conditions and statements of this agreement and confirm the truthfulness of the contents of this release form completed by me.
Some programs are not appropriate for all dogs. The Dog Spot, LLC reserves the right to remove or refuse a dog from any of the Dog Spot, LLC. programs.
Please fill out and sign this form and submit on line with payment made through PayPal or with check mailed to The Dog Spot LLC, 1103 S. Washington Ave. Holland MI 49423. Please include dogs name and class attending on payment. If making payment through PayPal, add $5.00 and send payment to email@example.com
I have read the above text and agree to the requirements and considertaions and release of liability.