T's & C's

Terms and Conditions for hire of the Dog Days Secure Field
1. Booking Information
1.1 Rates
Number of dogs
1 to 3
4 to 8
9+
Half hour
£5
£8
By arrangement
Full hour
£10 (Book 2 x 30 min slots)
£16 (Book 2 x 30 min slots)
By arrangement

1.2 Availability
Days
Mon to Fri
Sat and Sun
Spring/Summer
8am to 9pm
8am to 9pm
Autumn/Winter
8am to 4pm
8am to 4pm

The field will not be used in the dark so the closing time will change throughout the year. See the website for available times. Last booking is half an hour before closing time.

1.3 Booking Arrangements - Booking is through the website www.dogdayslancs.co.uk/booking-the-field
1.4 Payment - Payment instructions will be sent in the confirmation email. All payments must be made within 24 hours of making the booking. Last minute bookings, of less than 24 hours prior to the session, must be paid for at the time of booking.
1.5 Cancellation Policy - If the user arrives late, the booking cannot be extended. Refunds can only be given for cancelled bookings if that space is filled by another client.
1.6 Bookings are non-transferable. The person making the booking must be present and must ensure that anyone else attending is made aware of and adheres to the Terms and Conditions.

2. Parking
2.1 There is limited parking on the Dog Days field.
2.2 If you choose to park on the field then you do so at your own risk and Dog Days accept no responsibility for any loss/damages.
2.3 Parking is not advised on the A56 which is very busy.

3. Maintenance
3.1 The hirer must bring their own poo bags and clean up after their dog/s. Dog Days will provide a poo bin.
3.2 The Dog Days Team will inspect the field and fencing daily to maintain security but please notify a member of the Team if you have any concerns.
3.3 During winter months the field will be muddy and waterproof boots will be required.
3.4 Users must inspect the field to ensure that it is suitable for use by their dog/s, fence height, proximity to farm animals etc.

4. Code of Ethics
4.1 Choke chains, prong collars and electronic devices are not allowed.
4.2 Harsh handling of dogs, either verbal or physical is not allowed.
4.3 To maintain the professional integrity of Dog Days, dog trainers working with their clients will only be allowed by prior arrangement.
4.4 To maintain the professional integrity of Dog Days, professional dog walkers will only be allowed by prior arrangement.

5. Training
5.1 One to one training sessions and Training Classes (Recall, Lead Walking etc.) can be booked on the field with Lynn Southworth (MAPDT 01201).

6.Entering/Leaving the Field
6.1 It is the responsibility of those using the field to allow time at the end of their session to get their dog/s on lead and off the field before the next client is due. Dogs must be back in the car before the end of the session to allow time for the next dogs to enter at their allotted time.
6.2 Dogs must be kept on lead when not in the secure area
6.3 Dogs must remain in the owners vehicle until the previous users have left the field and have got their dogs into their vehicle.
6.3 Any owners who cannot get their dogs back at the end of their session must notify a member of the team on site. Any additional sessions used must be paid for.

7. Children
Children are welcome on the field but must be supervised by an adult at all times. The enrichment areas (logs, straw bales etc.) are designed to be used by dogs and if children are allowed to climb, then they do so at their own risk.