In consideration for being permitted by Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Club of America, Inc.
(“SCWTCA), including but not limited to its rescue operations to adopt a dog, foster a dog , transport a dog or to otherwise participate as a volunteer in various activities, I hereby waive, release, and discharge any and all claims and damages for personal injury, death, or property damage that I may sustain or may which hereafter accrue as a result of the adoption, fostering or transportation of a dog or as a result or related to my participation as a volunteer and resulting from negligence or misconduct of SCWTCA. This release is intended to discharge in advance SCWTCA, its directors, officers, members, volunteers and/or agents to include their heirs, agents, representatives, successors and assignees from and against any and all liabilities, actions, claims, demands, costs, or expenses arising from or in any way connected with my participation as a volunteer and resulting from the negligence or misconduct of SCWTCA.
I understand that various activities involving dogs and/or puppies can be hazardous in nature involving the possibility of being bitten, scratched, jumped on, dragged or knocked over. The possibility of serious accidents and/or injury can occur during participation in volunteer activities. Knowing the risks involved nevertheless I have voluntarily applied to participate in volunteer activities and I hereby agree to assume all risks of injury and to release and hold harmless SCWTCA, its directors, officers, members volunteers and/or agents who through negligence or carelessness might otherwise be liable to me. I further agree to indemnify and to hold SCWTCA, its directors, officers, members, Volunteers and/or agents free and harmless from any loss, liability, damage, cost or expense which they may incur as a result of any injury and/or property damage I may sustain while participating as a volunteer. I agree that all services I provide are charitable in nature and entirely voluntary, and there will be no compensation of any kind for the performance thereof. Further I have been fully advised that as a non-employee I am not covered by workers compensation and am not covered under any medical insurance plan associated with my volunteer position with SCWTCA.
I hereby release SCWTCA from any liability arising from personal and advertising injury. More specifically, I grant permission to use my likeness in a photograph/video or any photo/video that I upload to the SCWTCA Facebook page or designated repository (e.g. Flickr) in any and all of its advertising or collateral materials, including the SCWTCA website without payment or any other consideration. I hereby irrevocably authorize to SCWTCA edit, alter, copy, exhibit, publish or distribute any photos/videos taken of or by me for purposes of publicizing the rescue organization or for any other lawful purpose.
I HAVE CAREFULLY READ THIS WAIVER OF LIABILITY, MEDICAL RELEASE, PHOTO/VIDEO RELEASE AND INDEMNIFICATION AGREEMENT AND FULLY UNDERSTAND THE CONTENTS. I AM AWARE THAT THIS IS A RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND AGREEMENT BETWEEN ME (AND MY GUARDIAN, if applicable) AND SCWTCA.