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Barn - (317) 416-8632
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Physical Address:
5129 N 600 W
(aka Mt Comfort Rd/Olio Rd)
McCordsville Indiana 46055
Lessons - Stacey Sheley
(317) 416-8632
Lessons - Lindsey Keeven
(317) 418-8933
Camp Director - Andi
(219) 296-8776
Please call between regular business hours.

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Liability Release

Before coming out to the barn please print, and fill out the Liability Release form below:
This form is for; Boarders, family, friends, guests of all nature, volunteers, clients, visitors of all sorts, any person interested in being on the property for any purpose etc.
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Open Door Equine Inc.
Stacey A. Sheley
Owner, Instructor and Trainer
stacey@opendoorequine.com
www.opendoorequine.com

AN AGREEMENT AND RELEASE FROM LIABILITY CONTRACT

Read this document carefully.

This AGREEMENT AND RELEASE FROM LIABILITY CONTRACT is entered into on

this ________________ day of ______________________month, in the year _______________, by and between STACEY A. SHELEY (DBA) OPEN DOOR EQUINE INC. (OWNER) and

________________________________________________________________________________ (I and/or RIDER), and if the rider is a minor, the parent/guardian of Rider.

In exchange for use of property, facilities, and or services of STACEY A. SHELEY (DBA) OPEN DOOR EQUINE INC. the Rider, his/her heirs, assigns and or legal representatives, hereby expressly agree to the following:

  1. I agree that horseback riding and all equine activities are inherently dangerous activities AND that these activities will expose me to above normal risks of bodily injury and or death.
  2. I agree that I am responsible for my own safety while engaging in any and all equine activities on the owner’s property and/or the adjoining properties of others, which have given me permission to ride.
  3. I agree to and acknowledge all of the owner’s rules and regulations pertaining to any and all equine activities occurring on owner’s property and I agree to and I am responsible for wearing protective gear appropriate for equine activities to ensure Rider’s safety while engaging in such activities.
  4. I understand the risks involved in equine activates and I AGREE TO ASSUME ANY AND ALL RISKS INVOLVED IN RIDER’S USE OF OR PRESENCE UPON OWNER’S PROPERTY AND FACILITIES while engaging in any equine activity without limitation and including the risk of death, bodily injury, property damage, falls, kicks, bites, unavailability of emergency medical care, and/or the ordinary negligence and/or deliberate act of another person.
  5. I agree that Owner, the Owner’s stable, its agents, and employees are NOT libel for any injury to or the death of Rider and/or a participant in equine activities resulting from the inherent risks of equine activities.
  6. I agree to hold Owner, Owner’s stable, its agents and employees completely harmless and not liable and release them from any and all liability whatsoever, including acts of ordinary negligence, associated with any and all equine activities during Rider’s use of or presence upon Owner’s property or the adjoining properties or others for which permission to ride has been granted.
  7. I agree to hold the owner of any and all adjoining property for which permission to ride has been granted completely harmless and not libel and release them from all liability whatsoever, including acts of ordinary negligence, associated with any equine activity during Rider’s use of or presence upon the owner’s property.
  8. I AGREE NOT TO SUE Owner, Owner’s stable, its agents and/or employees in association with ANY claims, damages, costs, or expense arising out of Rider’s use of or presence upon Owner’s property and facilities while engaging in any and all equine activities including those based on death, bodily injury and/or property damage, unless the damages are caused by the direct, willful and wanton gross negligence of the Owner, Owner’s stable, its agents and/or employees.
  9. I agree that if I choose to take any and all legal action against the Owner, Owner’s stable, its agents and/or employees for any reason, that I am fully responsible for Owner’s, Owner’s stable, it’s agents and/or employees’ legal fees, court costs and any other fees involving my choice in taking any legal action against the Owner, Owner’s stable, its agents and/or employees.

10. Rider is responsible for complete and full insurance coverage on himself/herself, personal property, and a Rider’s horse.

11. Rider and Rider’s parent or guardian (if Rider is a minor) agree that this agreement and release from liability is a contract that when signed by the parties involved will be legally binding to all parties, subject to the above terms and conditions and shall be enforced and interpreted under the laws of the state of Indiana.

*I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD WITHOUT QUESTION, THIS AGREEMENT AND RELEASE FROM LIABILITY CONTRACT BEFORE SIGNING BELOW.

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STACEY A. SHELEY (DBA) OPEN DOOR EQUINE INC. AKA OWNER

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RIDER’S SIGNATURE

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RIDER’S PARENT OR GUARDIAN’S SIGNATURE (IF RIDER IS A MINOR)

OPEN DOOR EQUINE INC. EQUINE RELATED ACTIVITIES WARNING

WARNING

UNDER INDIANA LAW, AN EQUINE PROFESSIONSL IS NOT LIABLE FOR AN INJURY TO, OR THE DEATH OF A PARTICIPANT IN EQUINE ACTIVITIES RESULTING FROM THE INHERENT RISK OF EQUINE ACTIVITIES.

INDIANA CODE TITLE 34 ARTICLE 6 CHAPTER 2