Little Dudes Ferret Camp Terms and Conditions
Thank you for choosing Little Dudes Ferret Camp (LDFC) as your ferret(s) surrogate home while you are away.
LDFC will take full responsibility for your ferret(s) while in our care and make sure that he/they are as comfortable as possible. We promise to keep them in safe, clean and in spacious quarters while they are here, play with them and feed them as described by you, the owner. If your ferret(s) becomes seriously ill during his/her stay we will do everything that is necessary to get medical attention at once. We will do everything we can to contact your Veterinarian. In the event it is not prudent to transport your ferret to his own veterinarian or otherwise can not be reached, we will proceed to take your ferret(s), at owners expense, to a veterinarian at the discretion of LDFC. By signing below, you agree, as owner of the above named ferret(s), LDFC representatives have the authority to make any decisions concerning the well being of your ferret(s) in the event that you or your emergency contact cannot be reached. LDFC will not be responsible for any medical problems past or present that are not brought to our attention.
You, as the owner of the ferret(s) specified above, will be responsible for any damages done by your ferret(s) while staying at LDFC.
All ferrets are boarded or otherwise cared for by me without liability on my part for loss or damage from disease, death, running away, theft, fire, injury to persons, other pets, or property by said pet, or other unavoidable causes, due diligence and care having been exercised.
If a ferret(s) arrives at LDFC and is found to have fleas and/or ticks, he/they will be treated at the owner’s expense.
The ferret(s) is not to be taken off the premises except by the consent of the owner.
Medication/Vaccinations/Immunizations: LDFC will attempt to administer medications as directed but cannot be held responsible for complications that arise as a result. Under no circumstances will LDFC service any ferret that has any form of active contagious illness.
LDFC is not professionally or personally responsible for any pets that becomes ill or dies from contracting any diseases or illness.
If a LDFC pet care provider is bitten or exposed to any disease or ailment received from the owner’s ferret(s) which has not been properly or currently vaccinated, the owner will be responsible for all costs and damages that may be incurred as a result.
Unforeseen purchases: LDFC services include high quality food, treats and pish pads in lieu of litter at no additional cost. You will be responsible for any special food, treats or litter other than what LDFC provides, as well as any other necessary items that contribute to the health and well being of your ferret during your absence. We will retain a receipt and the pet owner is responsible for reimbursement of these items. A $15 trip fee will be added to the final boarding cost.
Updates: Please inform LDFC of any changes regarding your contact numbers, your ferrets care, needs and other pertinent information.
PAYMENT FOR SERVICES: LDCS accepts cash, checks or paypal. All services are paid in advance or on the day of client’s departure unless payment arrangements are made IN WRITING and agreed to by LDFC owner. Checks are to be made payable to Terri Cunningham. If additional services are requested such grooming, etc, the fee will be added to the final boarding cost and due and payable when ferret is picked up.
There is a $35 fee for all returned checks. Balances left unpaid in excess of 30 days will be sent to collections and client will be responsible for any charges associated with collective action.
Long-term boarding (over 30 days) requires 50% of the boarding fee for the entire boarding term to be paid in advance. Balance is due upon pickup. If boarding term is to be extended beyond originally contracted pickup date then:
1. LDFC must be notified before original pickup date;
2. The balance of the original boarding term becomes immediately due and payable and must be received no later than the original pick up date and;
3. payment terms thereafter are converted to a month by month basis due 30 days after original pickup date and each 30 days thereafter.
I agree to the terms and conditions of this contract as owner of above named ferret(s), and also agree that payment is due and payable upon departure of boarding services. The balance and any additional expenses incurred such as for food, medical or other supplies is due and payable upon pick-up of ferret(s). LDFC shall have, and is hereby granted a lien on the ferret(s)for any and all unpaid charges resulting from boarding your ferret(s) at LDFC. Owner hereby agrees that in the event the boarding fees are not paid when due in accordance with this contract, the ferret becomes the property of LDFC and Owner specifically waives all statutory or legal rights to the contrary. Any decisions regarding the ferrets welfare is then made at the sole discretion of LDFC.
I authorize this contract to be valid approval for future services so as to permit LDFC to accept my telephone reservations without additional signed contracts or written authorization.
All terms and conditions are subject to change at the discretion of LDFC and it is the client’s responsibility to remain current on all updates and changes.
The client waives any claims against Little Dudes Ferret Camp unless negligent or does not perform as agreed.