I agree to serve as a Volunteer for Animal House Rescue, Inc.
I understand that volunteering may entail work at thrift shoppe, rescue, adoption events, fundraisers or other similar activities on behalf of Animal House Rescue.
I acknowledge and understand that I will be working with animals whose temperaments are not fully known.
I acknowledge and agree that I have at least a basic understanding of handling dogs.
I acknowledge and agree to attend volunteer training as provided by Animal House Rescue.
I acknowledge and understand that dogs can bite, scratch, or otherwise cause me harm, even if the dog is known to have an even temperament.
I understand that dogs, especially ones that that have been rescued and possibly abused and/or traumatized can be easily startled, scared, feel threatened and may cause me harm.
I expressly assume the risk of any and all injuries or damages I might incur relating to my dealings with any animal rescued by Animal House Rescue, Inc. or relating to any activity on behalf of Animal House Rescue, Inc.
As a Volunteer for Animal House Rescue, Inc., I agree to fully release and hold harmless the organization, its Board of Directors, agents, employees and Executive Director from any personal injury, property damages, claims, damages of any sort, expenses, causes of action, court costs and attorney’s fees relating directly or indirectly to my assisting as a Volunteer for Animal House Rescue, Inc.
I declare and affirm that I am 18 (eighteen) years of age or older. If I am not 18 (eighteen) years of age or older, my Parent or Guardian has signed below and acknowledges to be bound by this Release.