Pet Care Agreement Pet Owner's Name* First Last Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code Home Phone*Work Phone*Email* Pet's Name Pet's Name Breed Age 1. I further understand that Joyful Paws has relied upon my representation that my pet is in good health and has not injured or shown aggression or threatening behavior to any person or pet in admitting my pet for services at their facility.2. I further understand that their owners, staff, partners, and volunteers, will not be liable, financially or otherwise, for injuries to my pet, me or any property of mine while my pet is participating in services provided by Joyful Paws. I hereby release Joyful Paws of any liability of any kind arising from my pet’s participation in any and all services provided by Joyful Paws.3. I further understand and agree that any problems with my pet, behavioral, medical or otherwise will be treated as deemed best by staff of Joyful Paws in their sole discretion, and in what they view as the best interest of the animal. I understand that I assume full financial responsibility and all liability for any and all expenses involved in regards to the behavior and health of my pet.4. I further understand that I am giving Joyful Paws permission to obtain any and all medical information from any veterinarians I have named verbally or written. I also give any veterinarian that I have named verbally or written permission to release any and all medical information to Joyful Paws.5. I further understand that in the event of a medical emergency that Joyful Paws, at its sole discretion, deems to need the immediate attention of a licensed veterinarian, I authorize Joyful Paws to seek medical attention at the closest available veterinary facility. I further agree that I am financially responsible for any medical treatment my pet(s) receives as a result of a medical emergency while attending services provided by Joyful Paws.6. I further understand that a change in diet can stress my pet’s body, possibly resulting in diarrhea, vomiting, bloody stool, constipation, and/or refusal to eat. Bringing your pet’s regular food is recommended. Joyful Paws wants to stress the importance of feeding your pet their regular food. If you are unable to provide food for your pet’s stay, we can provide food from the Joyful Paws pantry for an additional fee. This form acknowledges Joyful Paws has informed me of the possible risks and symptoms that can occur from a sudden diet change and releases Joyful Paws of liability from any sickness that may occur.7. I further understand that there are risks and benefits associated with group socialization of pets. I agree that the benefits outweigh the risks and that I accept the risk. I desire a socialized environment for my pet while attending services provided by Joyful Paws. While in their care, I understand that the socialization and play is closely and carefully monitored by Joyful Paws staff to prevent injury, it is still possible that during the course of normal play my pet may receive minor nicks and scratches from roughhousing with other pets. Any injuries to my pet will be pointed out by staff upon pick-up.8. I understand by allowing my pet to participate in services offered by Joyful Paws I hereby agree to allow Joyful Paws to take photographs or use images of my pet in print form or otherwise for publication and/or promotion.9. I further understand that I am solely responsible, financially or otherwise, for any harm or damage caused by my pet while my pet is attending any services provided by Joyful Paws.10. If fleas are found on your pet, Joyful Paws will advise you via telephone or email- we will need to administer a flea bath to eradicate the fleas in order to maintain facility sanitation. This is at Joyful Paws staff discretion and at the client’s expense. The shampoo is gentle, non-alkaline and hypoallergenic.11. If choosing Open Space Boarding I understand that Joyful Paws reserves the right to switch my pet to Private Suite Boarding if they feel necessary for the safety of my dog and others or if my dog is showing destructive behavior to the facility. Private Suite Boarding charges will apply.12. I understand that if my pet is not picked up on time or by date specified in a separate agreement I hereby authorize Joyful Paws to take whatever action is deemed necessary for the continuing care upon demand by Joyful Paws. I understand that if I do not pick up my animal, Joyful Paws will proceed according to the guidelines provided by the West's Ann. Cal. Penal Code § 597f. Abandonment of animals by owner; procedure for handling. I also acknowledge that I will be fully responsible for all attorneys’ fees and associated costs if I abandon my pet.Accept Contract* By checking this box you acknowledge and accept the terms of this agreementSignature* First Last Date* CAPTCHANameThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.