DESERT SAGES CANINE CARE
RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY
In consideration of the opportunity to participate in dog training and related activities including
but not limited to use of training facilities herein referred to as “the program,” offered by
Stephanie L. Morris doing business a Desert Sages Canine Care, herein referred to as “Desert
Sage,” I agree as follows:
1. I understand and acknowledge that participation in the program which involves working
with dogs of different breeds, sex and temperament as well as being in proximity to others
involved in the program and using various apparatus in training animals involves risks which may
be dangerous and may involve risks which include, but are not limited to, bodily injury, partial or
total disability, or death. I also understand and acknowledge that the social and economic losses,
which can result from those risks and dangers can be severe and that all risks and dangers may
not be known or reasonably foreseeable at this time. I accept the responsibility for losses and
damages resulting from all such risks and dangers involved in participation in the program.
2. I agree to take appropriate precautions for my own safety and that of others when
The program and further agree that, before participating I will inspect the facilities and equipment
to be used and will, if I believe anything is unsafe, immediately advise the person in charge of
that unsafe condition and will refuse to participate.
3. I HEREBY RELEASE, WAIVE, AND DISCHARGE Desert Sage, and its owners, coaches,
Instructors, officials, and volunteers engaged by Desert Sage in the conduct of the program
from all liability to me and to my conservators, guardians or other legal representatives, and to
my personal representatives, assigns, heirs and next of kin for any and all claims, demands,
losses or damages on account or my participation in the program, whether on Desert Sage
premises or elsewhere.
4. I ALSO HEREBY AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND TO HOLD HARMLESS from any
claim or demand on account of injury or damage, which I or my dog may suffer as result of
participation in the program, Desert Sage and all other persons mentioned in paragraph 3.
5. I understand that this release, waiver, and agreement to indemnify and hold harmless
Includes, but is not limited to, damages which are caused, or alleged to be caused, in whole or in
part by the negligence of Desert Sage and the individuals listed in paragraph 3.
I HAVE READ THE ABOVE AGREEMENT OF RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND
UNDERSTAND THAT BY SIGNING IT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS. I SIGN THIS
Date and signature of participant
I am the parent of legal guardian of ___________________________________________,
who is under the age of 18 years and who wishes to participate in the Desert Sages’ dog training
program including use of its facilities and equipment. In consideration of Desert Sage allowing my
child or ward to participate in that program, I hereby agree to indemnify Desert Sage and all
other persons described in paragraph 3 above, and to hold each and all of them harmless from
any claim or demand on account of injury to or damage suffered by my child or ward as a result
of participation in the program or use of Desert Sage facilities or equipment, whether on Desert
Sage premises or elsewhere.
This agreement includes, but is not limited to claims or demands on account of injury or damage
caused or allegedly caused by the negligence of Desert Sage or any of the individuals listed in
Signature of parent or legal guardian