4 Legged Fun Ltd Terms and Conditions.
While every effort will be made to arrive at the arranged times, punctuality cannot be guaranteed due to unforeseen circumstances, traffic conditions and other clients
Bitches on heat cannot be accepted (unless special arrangements have been made prior to arrival). If a bitch comes into heat alternative arrangements may well have to be found and the owner will be responsible for the cost of those, as well as those charges to 4 Legged Fun Limited.
A 50% non refundable deposit is required for dog sitting at the time when the booking is. The full fee for the period will be payable should the stay be terminated by the owner mid-term for any reason. The full fee is payable at completion or before. Credit facilities are not available.
Invoices need to be settled within 7 days of date of issue.
Invoices not settled in full within 30 days may incur from the invoice date may be charged interest. The interest rate will be 4% above the base rate prevailing at the date of the invoice.
Twenty Four (24) hours' notice is required for cancellations for walking bookings. Notice needs to be given during our working hours (Monday to Friday: 9am to 6pm). If this is not given, the full charge may be payable.
Cancellations must be made during office hours, i.e. 9am to 6pm, and on the cellphone telephone number on the website.
If a dog needs to be taken to, or medicines/prescription foods collected from, the local vet, there may be a charge of $20.00. The same applies for collection if it needs to be left there. In the event of a lengthy journey (10km+) a charge may be made proportionate to distance and/or time. Any congestion charges or alternative travel arrangements in the event of 4 Legged Fun Limited's vehicle being in or out of use, will be charged to the owner.
All prices are inclusive of GST, which is currently 15%.
We cannot accept responsibility for accidents, illnesses or other events beyond our control, but can assure you that every possible care and attention will be given to your dog at all times.
If a dog proves to be unsuitable/or a problem, e.g. Destructive, aggressive, not house trained, etc. alternative arrangements will have to be found and the owner will be responsible for the cost of those, as well as at 4 Legged Fun Limited.
Prices may be altered from time to time without notice.
Data Protection. We will endeavor to protect the information that we hold about you and your pet and will not provide this to 3rd parties, except when providing information for veterinarian care for your pet in the case of an emergency or accident.
In addition to the limitation of our liability in connection with the loss or theft of keys left in our possession (see above), we will not be liable to you in contract, tort (including negligence), for breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, for: - any indirect or consequential loss of any kind whatsoever however caused; or - any loss that consists of loss of business, revenue, profit or saving (in each case whether direct or indirect), even if you have advised us of the possibility of that type of loss.
We will endeavour to preserve the security of all keys entrusted to us. If for any reason your keys are lost or stolen whilst in our possession, we will contact you as soon as possible after becoming aware of the fact.
A person who is not a party to the contract shall not have any rights under or in connection with it
4 Legged Fun Limited may transfer, charge, assign, sub-contract or deal in any manner with all or any of its rights or obligations under these terms and conditions.
Force Majeure We shall not have any liability or be deemed to be in breach of the contract for any delay or failure in the performance of our obligations under the contract which results from circumstances beyond our reasonable control.
Change of conditions We may at any time make changes to these terms and conditions provided that we shall notify you, the customer, in writing of any such changes.
You agree and undertake that you will not seek to employ or engage the services of any of our staff or sub-contractors direct at any time.
Reservation of Rights - We may refuse to provide services in respect of any dog and reserve the right to withdraw services from any customer at any time without prior warning.
Disclaimer We may make recommendations or introductions in respect of or promote third parties who provide complimentary or other services which may be of interest to you. It is your responsibility to ensure that the services provided by any such party are suitable to you and your dog and we accept no liability in relation to any such services or any loss arising from or in connection with them.
Law and Jurisdiction. These terms of business shall be governed and construed in accordance with New Zealand law. In relation to any legal action or proceedings arising out of or in connection with these terms of business we both irrevocably submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the New Zealand Courts.
Provision of any services implies you have understood and agreed to these terms and conditions.