Terms and Conditions

Services are provided by Tia Bransted (“Instructor”), trainer and owner of “Dog Goddess, LLC”. Training services, which may include Group Training Classes, Private Instruction, Phone Consultation, and any advice given at any other time, will be provided for the Owner of the Dog (“Owner”) and the Dog listed below (“Dog”). Instructor, at her sole discretion, reserves the right to exclude other people and animals from training.

PAYMENT OPTIONS:
Dog Goddess, LLC accepts the following forms of payment:
-Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, or JCB (owner may pay by credit card while registering on-line)
-Check, money order, or cash (please make checks/money orders payable to “Dog Goddess”)

HEALTH & VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS:
Dog must be free of communicable diseases and fleas at time of service as determined by the Instructor. In addition:
-Puppies 6 months and under must be current with Distemper, Bordetella, and Parvo Virus vaccinations as appropriate to age; and
-Dogs 6 months and older must be current on Rabies, Distemper, Bordetella, and Parvo Virus vaccinations or have blood titer work done in lieu of vaccinations (rabies is still required in this case).

*Please provide proof of current vaccinations at your first session.

REFUND POLICY:
No refunds will be given unless Instructor permanently cancels classes and/or lessons. No refund, in part or full, will be given if Owner and/or Dog misses or drops out of any class and/or lesson.

CANCELLATIONS:
Training may be cancelled or rescheduled by Instructor due to adverse weather, low class enrollment, catastrophic event, or for other reasons.

RECOMMENDATIONS & REFERRALS:
Owner understands that the recommendation of any product or service, or the referral to any service provider, by Instructor is not a guarantee of Owner satisfaction with that product or service.

REMOVAL FROM TRAINING:
Instructor reserves the right to remove Dog from group training if Instructor determines Dog to be a threat of any kind to any animal or person. No refund will be given under such circumstances.

SEVERABILITY CLAUSE:
If a provision of this Agreement is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, that shall not affect:
the validity or enforceability in that jurisdiction of any other provision of this Agreement; or the validity or enforceability in other jurisdictions of that or any other provision of this Agreement.

PHOTO RELEASE:
Owner understands that by agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, they consent to Dog Goddess, LLC to use Owner’s and Dog’s likeness in a photograph, video, or other digital media (“photo”) in any and all of its publications, including web-based publications, without payment or other consideration. Owner understands and agree that all photos will become the property of the Dog Goddess, LLC and will not be returned. Owner authorizes Dog Goddess, LLC to edit, alter, copy, exhibit, publish, or distribute these photos for any lawful purpose. In addition, owner waives any right to inspect or approve the finished product wherein Owner or Dog’s likeness appears. Additionally, owner waives any right to royalties or other compensation arising or related to the use of the photo.

LIABILITY RELEASE:
Owner understands and agrees that participation in any dog training class or private consultation (in- home, at facility, or over phone) is not without risk to Dog and/or Owner. Owner agrees that Dog Goddess, LLC and Instructor are not liable for any injuries or losses as a result of services provided now or at any future date. Owner agrees to take complete responsibility for the behavior and actions of Dog, him or herself, and any other person who accompanies him or her, before, during, and after services are provided by Dog Goddess, LLC.
Owner agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Dog Goddess, LLC, Instructor, any business holding Dog Goddess’ group classes and/or private lessons and their owners and employees (“Indemnified Parties”) of any and all claims of injury, expense, cost or damages caused by the behavior and/or actions of Dog, Owner, and accompanying parties during time of service and at any future date. Owner assigns the Indemnified Parties of and from all claims, liabilities, fines, injuries, damages, expenses or costs, including interest and attorneys’ fees, which any Indemnified Party may incur or which may be asserted against any Indemnified Party as a result of or in conjunction with services provided by Dog Goddess, LLC.