Choke collars, Pinch Collar and shocking devise will make your dog's emotions based problems worse and therefore are prohibited from this program. Please only submit your application if you are willing to get rid of these devises.
Success is dependent upon many factors including the owner's ability and willingness to make changes. Each dog is a unique individual and will progress at its own pace. For this reason a guarantee of the results cannot be made. By signing you agree to make the necessary changes.
Cancellation and Rescheduling policy
Both parties agree to only cancel or reschedule private appointments in the event of an emergency (unforeseen circumstances resulting in a need for immediate action) because changes in the schedule can rarely be filled resulting in wasted time. Emergency cancellations will be rescheduled. Rescheduling Non-emergency cancellations or missed appointments are charged $70.00 per hour. Missed group classes can be made up with a private consultation and are charged $70.00 per hour.
Refund Agreement – This training requires me to commit a lot of time to your dog prior to your first appointment. This means I may have to turn down other work. Therefore no refunds are given once training is scheduled. Please do not turn in your application if you have any hesitancy in honoring this refund policy.
The Well-Mannered Dog is an educator of trainers, veterinarians. Therefore I permit The Well-Mannered Dog to use my dog’s case history and images of me & my dog.
Whether dogs are enrolled in group or private training their is risk. Dogs in the Changing Dog Emotions program may have a history of biting or fighting, each owner needs to be able to safely handle their dog and be willing and able to follow instructions.
Conditions of Enrollment Agreement – For safety and success, dogs need to be enrolled in the appropriate program. Much of this is based on information the owner provides. Should we discovered your dog is not in the correct program, you agree to transfer your dog over to one of our more appropriate programs. Training is not transferable to other parties.
AGREEMENT TO HOLD HARMLESS, WAIVER AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK
I understand that attendance of a dog training class is not without risk to myself, members of my family, guests who may attend, or my dog, because some of the dogs to which I will be exposed may be difficult to control and may be the cause of injury even when handled with the greatest amount of care.
I hereby waive and release THE WELL-MANNERED DOG,LLC
hereinafter referred to as the “Training Organization”, its employees, officers, members and agents from any and all liability of any nature, for injury or damage which I or my dog may suffer, including specifically, but not without limitation, any injury or damage resulting from the action of any dog, and I expressly assume the risk of such damage or injury while attending any training session, or any other function, of the Training Organization, or while on the training grounds or the surrounding area thereto,
In consideration of and as inducement to the acceptance of my application for training membership by this Training Organization, I hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless this Training Organization, its employees, officers, members and agents from any and all claim, or claims by any member of any family or any other person accompanying me to my training session or function to the Training Organization, or while on the grounds or the surrounding area thereto as a result of any action by any dog, including my own.