Terms and Conditions

Dog Bizness reserves the right to amend the terms and conditions at any time. Please read and accept these terms and conditions before making a booking with us.

Cancellation Policy

 

All Cancellations carry $10 administration fee.

In home sessions:

24 hours notice is required to cancel or reschedule a private training session booking or a fee of $30 shall be incurred. If you need to cancel within 24 hours, please CALL OR TEXT, as your email may not be received in time.

This applies throughout Covid. If you book a package deal and do not pay the fee, you will forfeit your appointment. 

 

Group sessions:

48 hours notice is required to cancel prior to a group session commencing or a fee of $80 shall be incurred for obedience and $50 for puppyschool.

If you miss a group training session, it is your responsibility to let your trainer know in advance. If time permits, we will endeavour to show you what you have missed before the next class session. We can only add you into a future session if there is availability at the commencement of the class. Please note this is due to Covid restrictions and safety regulations. 

 

If you have paid for a session or class and cancel it yourself, you will need to contact us for refund or further action. Refunds are not automatically generated.

 

No refunds will be given after a course has commenced.

No refunds or transfers will be given for socialisation sessions or maintenance classes.

No refunds will be given due to dogs coming on heat or health issues. We will help you where we can.

Lockdown due to Covid

If lockdown occurs during/before any class/course or session commences, alternative arrangements will be made to deliver content of this session/s. This may include rescheduling. No refunds will be issued. If you are quarantined during a course we do not offer refunds.

Dogs

 

You are responsible for your dog at all times.

A lead must be on your dog at all times.

Do not allow your dog to roam freely and approach other dogs and owners whilst in training.

You are responsible for any damage caused by yourself or your dog to a person or property.

If you have registered 2 or more dogs for a group training session, you must have a handler for each dog.

Please DO NOT allow your puppy to be on the ground when you are walking to a puppy preschool or socialization venue.

Dogs that bark excessively may need to be removed from class out of respect for local residents in the area, but we will try to work with you in class to avoid this.

 
Risk

 

You accept all responsibility of possible risk of injury and or damage to yourself, your dog and any others that accompany you to a training session run by Dog Bizness.

 
Safety

 

All information you give to Dog Bizness before a session, in regards to your dog and its behaviour around other dogs and people and vaccination status, should be honest and accurate. If your dog poses a risk to others, is unwell or makes others feel uncomfortable, you may be asked to leave the class. Any minors / children attending a session must be accompanied by an adult and must not disrupt the class.

PLEASE NOTE: We operate under  COVID safe plan. To abide by restriction guidelines which is currently max 30 people at a gathering. If you need to bring more than 2 people to a session, we ask you contact us first.

 
Session cancellation by Dog Bizness

 

We reserve the right to cancel a session at any time. If weather is extreme we may cancel a session as a safety precaution for you and your dog. The session will be rescheduled.

 
Vaccinations

 

Puppies attending our puppy preschool or other sessions must have proof of first vaccination and be in good health. Dogs attending our obedience  courses or other sessions must be fully vaccinated and in good health.

 
Free training

 

Occasionally some of our training sessions are at no charge. The same terms and conditions apply to these sessions. 

 
Certificates

 

All participants in our group courses receive a certificate of completion at the end of the course. This certificate is a representation of attendance only.

 
Photos/Media

 

We take photos of our classes and sessions for social media. These photos remain the property of Dog Bizness. If you do not wish to be photographed please tell us PRIOR to your session.

 
Correspondence/communications

 

Upon registering for a course or class, you will be sent a confirmation email with address etc. You will also receive a welcome text message sometime before the course start date. It is your responsibility to provide correct contact details and respond accordingly. Failure to do so may result in your registration being cancelled.