& FOALING OUT CONTRACT
Boarding & Foaling Out Agreement is made and executed this day
, between Messick Quarter Horses of Pine Ridge Acres,L.L.C.,
Brenda Messick, hereinafter designated "Manager", and ,
hereinafter designated "Owner," and if owner is a minor,
Owner's parent or guardian, .
Quarter Horses agrees to accept Owner’s horse,
Boarding & Foaling Out, and the Owner and Messick Quarter Horses
mutually agree to the following conditions:
Owner shall pay Messick Quarter Horses the one-time foaling-out
fee of $50.00, payable at the signing of this contract, in addition to
the board fees of:
Dry Mare, Barn Stall........$ 7.00 per day
Dry Mare, Outside Stall....$ 5.00 per day
Wet Mare, Barn Stall.......$10.00 per day
Wet Mare, Outside Stall....$ 7.00 per day
which includes full stall or lot care, bedding, and hay.
The Mare Owner is charged the Dry Mare rate until the mare
foals, then the Wet Mare rates apply from the day the mare foals until
the Mare and foal leave the premises.
All Board and Mare and Foal fees are to be paid before the
mare leaves the premises. Foal
tetanus anti-toxin vaccination and veterinarian health care
instructions are extra. Grain
is an extra charge. Monthly rates and all other charges are subject to
change. At Messick
Quarter Horses’ discretion, if turn-out is inadvisable due to
weather conditions, the horse will be turned out in the indoor arena
for a limited time.
In addition to the Boarding services, Owner agrees to Special
Services, as described below. Costs
are subject to change. The
services to be included for the fee stated on the Current Fee List
||Amount to be
A Veterinarian's current health certificate and a health,
worming, and immunization record are required and must be provided to
Messick Quarter Horses on the Mare Health Form before the horse is
allowed on the premises. Out-of-state
horses require a current negative Coggins Test.
Boarding fees and/or Special Services are due when the mare
arrives, and on the First (1st) of each month thereafter, and timely
payments are strictly enforced. If
payment is overdue by 30 days, the contract will be terminated.
The Owner must remove the horse immediately at the Owner's
expense. Shall either
party breech this contract, the breaching party shall pay the other
party's court costs.
Security Deposit in the amount of 1 month board fee is
termination of the contract, any deposit held will be applied to any
outstanding fees and/or any damages and/or expenses which Owner,
Owner's horse and/or Owner's personal property has caused and the
remainder of the security deposit will be refunded.
Messick Quarter Horses are responsible for their own safety and that
of the Employees of Messick Quarter Horses, Pine Ridge Acres, and
Owner is not liable for any injury or damage to Messick Quarter
Horses, Employees, or personal property that is used.
Owner accepts full responsibility to carry full and complete
insurance coverage on Owner, Owner's horse(s), and Owner's personal
property. Owner agrees
that Messick Quarter Horses, Pine Ridge Acres and their Employees are
not liable for the health, sickness, accident, theft, death and/or act
of nature to Owner’s horse(s).
Owner agrees that Messick Quarter Horses, Pine Ridge Acres, and
their Employees are not liable for any injury and/or accident caused
to owner and/or any loss, damage, and/or theft to owner’s personal
property caused by an injury and/or accident.
Messick Quarter Horses are not liable for any or all gestation
and/or foaling complications, both to the mare and/or to the foal, or
to the sickness and/or death of the mare and/or foal pertaining to
foaling or pre-foaling or post-foaling care.
During outside turnout, the mare and/or mare and foal will be
turned out in a small pasture/large lot with other broodmare(s) and/or
/broodmare(s) and foal(s). The mare owner accepts all responsibilities
for any injuries and/or death that may occur, either to the mare
and/or mare and foal during turnout and/or to any time while on the
premises of Messick Quarter Horses.
The value placed on the horse,
, is $
,and foal, ,
, subject to change. Value
changes need to be revised on this Boarding contract, dated and
initialed by the Owner and Messick Quarter Horses.
At the time of delivery, and at Messick Quarter Horses and/or
Employee’s discretion, if a horse seems sick, dangerous, or
otherwise undesirable, the Messick Quarter Horses and/or Employee has
the right to not allow the animal on the premises and to refuse
boarding the horse. Owner
warrants that the horse shall be free of infectious, contagious, or
Messick Quarter Horses will use a Veterinarian of their choice
as the Farm Veterinarian. The
Owner will be responsible for regular Veterinarian and Farrier
attention, will be responsible for expenses incurred, and expenses
will be invoiced directly to the Owner.
In case of an emergency, the Veterinarian will be contacted at
Messick Quarter Horses’, and/or Employee’s, discretion and the
Owner will be contacted immediately.
After reasonable efforts have been made to contact the Owner,
the Owner gives Messick Quarter Horses permission to proceed with
Veterinarian care and/or treatments.
If, in the opinion of the Veterinarian, the horse needs to be
isolated, the Owner gives the Messick Quarter Horses permission to
provide for the isolation and/or removal of the horse, and make
arrangements for proper care. Messick
Quarter Horses will use a veterinarian and farrier of their choice to
provide necessary care, unless Owner has requested his Veterinarian, and
his Farrier, be
used. If they are unavailable, Messick Quarter Horses will contact the
Owner agrees to be responsible for all expenses, including
Owner acknowledges the fact that damages, injuries, accidents,
and/or death can occur due to circumstances with the Owner's horse
and/or due to circumstances with other horses and Owner takes full
responsibility of any damages, injuries, accidents and/or death to
their horse, themselves or their personal property while on the
premises. For the Owner's
protection and for the security of the Owner's horse(s), 24 hour
notice shall be given by the Owner to Messick Quarter Horses and/or
Employees upon the intended visit of the Owner to a horse(s), so that
Messick Quarter Horses and/or Employees are aware of the visit in case
of an emergency and/or damages, injuries, and/or accidents shall
No children under the age of 16 will be allowed on the premises
without a parent, legal guardian, or responsible adult over 18 years
of age, unless previous arrangements with Messick Quarter Horses have
been made. NO DOGS will be allowed on the premises by boarders or
Absolutely NO SMOKING, DRINKING OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES, OR
PROFANE LANGUAGE will be tolerated on the premises.
Owner takes full responsibility of conduct of family, friends,
and/or guests, including that of the Veterinarian and Farrier.
Violation of inappropriate behavior will result in the offender
being asked to leave the premises.
Contract may be terminated if this policy is
Messick Quarter Horses, Pine Ridge Acres, and/or Employees
acknowledge animals' rights and the humane treatment of all animals.
All persons, including Owner and Owner's family and/or guests
will treat all animals on premises humanely and with respect.
The harassment of horses and/or other animals by Owner, family,
and/or guests is prohibited. Messick
Quarter Horses, Pine Ridge Acres, and/or Employees will not tolerate
abusive mistreatment of any animal.
Any person on the premises in violation of this policy will be
asked to leave. The
contract may be terminated if this policy is violated.
Messick Quarter Horses’ Decision about policy is final and is
enforceable by Messick Quarter Horses and/or Employees.
PARK ONLY ON THE GRAVEL ROAD or designated spaces. KEEP HORSES
OFF THE GRASS.
This Boarding & Foaling Out Agreement is
entered into the State of Nebraska and will be enforced under
the laws of Nebraska. If
any clause in this Boarding & Foaling Out Agreement is against
Nebraska law, then that clause only
shall be null and void. This
Boarding & Foaling Out Agreement is non-assignable and
Boarding & Foaling Out Agreement represents the entire agreement
between the parties. No
other agreement or promise, verbal or
implied, is enforceable unless stated in this written Boarding
& Foaling Out Agreement. When
Messick Quarter Horses and Mare Owner sign this Boarding & Foaling
Out Agreement, and this signed Boarding & Foaling Out Agreement,
along with a Mare Health
Form and $100 non-refundable foaling fee, is received by Messick
Quarter Horses, then it is binding
on both parties. Messick Quarter Horses and/or Owner may terminate
this contract for any reason.
& Foaling Contract
begins on ____________,200 .
Under Nebraska Law an equine professional is not liable for an injury
to or the death of a participant in equine activities resulting from
the inherent risks of equine activities, pursuant to sections 25-21,
249 to 25-21, 253 N.R.S.