If a pet has a history of biting or other aggressive behavior, Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC reserves the right to refuse service. Bites must be reported to the local authorities as provided by law. The owner will be liable for the representative’s medical care expenses and damages that result from an animal bite.
Animal behavior can be unpredictable. Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC does not accept responsibility or liability for animal behavior, normal or otherwise, which result in injury to the client’s animals. Further, if a Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC provider is harmed or injured by the client’s animals, the client/owner accepts full responsibility for the cost of any necessary medical attention required by either the Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC provider or by the animals. It is expressly understood and agreed that Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC shall not be held responsible for any damage to Client’s property, or that of others, caused by Client’s pet(s) during the period in which the pets are in the care of Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC.
Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC strives to create a safe and healthy environment for your pets and our staff members. In the event of extreme temperatures or severe and hazardous weather conditions, we will provide a potty break and spend the remainder of the visit playing with your pet indoors. These weather conditions include: temperatures exceeding 100 degrees, temperatures below 40 degrees, torrential or freezing rain, hail, and when lightning is present. If your pet has heat or cold sensitivities beyond breed standards please inform us at the time of your initial consultation.
Dogs will not be walked on asphalt, concrete or any other surface that is over 125 degrees. If the timing of walks is flexible, walks can be moved to a cooler time of day. If the timing of walks is not flexible, walks will be replaced with yard play or a brief walk in the grass followed by indoor play. Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC utilizes a digital surface thermometer.
In the event of inclement weather, Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC has requested on your profile the name and phone number of a person living nearby. If Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC is physically unable to reach your home due to impassable roads, please provide us with this information so that we can contact this person to request assistance. Your pets’ health and well-being is our utmost concern and we will contact you as soon as possible to keep you informed of these events.
Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC requires that all pets have the necessary vaccinations and immunizations before service begins. We may ask to see expiration dates for rabies vaccinations to photograph for our files. If at all possible, it would be greatly appreciated if you could have made a photocopy of these to retain for our records.
Titer tests are accepted in place of certain vaccines.
Fenced in yards are wonderful playgrounds for our dogs and allow them additional space to exercise and play. However, no fence system is totally secure. Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC does not accept responsibility or liability for any client’s animals that escape or become lost or injured, fatal or otherwise, when instructed to leave the clients animals in a fenced in area. This includes electronic, wood, metal or any other type of fence. We also reserve the right to refuse yard play if the yard poses a threat to the pets or our staff member. For example: unsanitary conditions, stagnant water, excess animal waste, unkempt lawn, hazardous trash or items strewn about.
Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC will dispose of all pet waste according to your specified wishes. We do request that you provide plastic bags for this purpose and indicate where you would like these waste bags disposed in the provided pet profile forms.
Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC will clean up after your pets to the best of my ability. Please inform us of the designated area for the appropriate cleaning supplies on your “Client Profile.” If there are accidents above and beyond the normal amount anticipated, Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC will charge a reasonable fee for clean-up time.
Harnesses & Collars
Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC asks that you please ensure that all harnesses and collars are free from tears and properly fitted to avoid your pet slipping out.
Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC will not permit your dogs to interact with other dogs on walks. If stray dogs that are off leash approach, we will do our best to keep interaction at a minimum and move away from them calmly and quickly.
Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC will not allow your pet to interact with any other people while in our care. We will make every effort to keep your pet safe and the best way to do so is to keep a safe distance. We cannot predict others behaviors or your pets reactions to their behaviors, and we find the best solution is to avoid any possible conflicts.
Please leave the name and number of a trusted maintenance company or a person you can rely on to attend to any household emergencies that may arise during your absence. This includes but is not limited to; leaking pipes, malfunctioning water heaters and heating and air units. Please discuss any continuous household problems during consult.
Please leave your thermostat settings within a normal comfortable range (68-78F). If the house temperature is outside of this range, Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC will adjust the thermostat. This is to ensure the health and comfort of your pets during the time of your service with Leashes To Leads Pet Care, LLC.