Ridge Run Farm

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Ridge Run Farm

    Chad Moshier Pleasure Horses


    WITNESS THIS AGREEMENT MADE ________________ (date) by and between Chad Moshier, hereinafter

    referred to as the “Trainer” and _________________________________ (owner), hereinafter referred to as the

    “Owner”. The Trainer agrees to accept the Owner’s horse ________________________________________,

    Reg. No. _________________ for training and it is the plan and intention of the Owner to place this horse into

    training. It is understood and agreed that the events of purpose for which the horse as above-described is

    accepted for training are as follows:

    1. Fees, Term, and Location: The Owner shall pay the Trainer for professional services and board as

    described below, the fee of $485 per month or $15 per day for training and board, board alone being

    $185 per month or $6 per day, for a minimum of one month. All fees for training shall be payable 30

    days from invoice date. All expenses incurred for veterinary care, shoeing, or other out-of-pocket

    costs shall be billed to the Owner on the next billing cycle.

    2. Payment of Invoices: Invoices are payable upon receipt. Upon completion of this agreement, the

    remainder of any and all expenses shall be due and payable immediately and the animal will not be

    released from the Trainers’ possession until all expenses are paid in full. In the event that payment is

    overdue by ninety (90) days, the Trainer shall be entitled to a lien against the horse and/or equipment

    stored upon the Trainer’s premises for the full amount due. Enforcement of said lien shall be at the

    discretion of the Trainer who may sell the horse and/or equipment for amounts outstanding in

    accordance to the appropriate laws of the State.

    3. Ownership-Coggins Test: The Owner warrants that he or she owns the horse(s) and will provide proof

    satisfactory to the Trainer of a negative Coggins test, rabies, and four way shots upon arrival.

4. Veterinary, Shoeing, and Related Services: The Trainer assumes responsibility for arranging

    veterinary and farrier services as necessary. The Trainer will use a veterinarian a farrier of his choice

    to provide ordinary and necessary care unless the Owner has requested the Owner’s veterinarian and

    farrier be used. However, if they are unavailable, the Trainer will engage his choice. All veterinary,

    farrier, and medical expenses shall be paid by the Owner. The Owner agrees to provide the Trainer

    with all health records with regard to the horse(s). The Owner agrees to have the horse(s) wormed,

    vaccinated, and farrier services rendered on a regular schedule. The Trainer reserves the right to

    refuse any horse upon the premises if same does not appear to the Trainer to be in good health, or is

    deemed dangerous or undesirable.

    5. Training of Horse: The Trainer shall train horse and perform all services in accordance with generally

    accepted professional standards. The Trainer cannot and does not guarantee the effect of the training

    program, or that any particular results will be achieved, since this depends a great deal on the

    individual physical and mental ability of each horse. The Trainer shall furnish all labor, provide suitable

    facilities and care for horse in an adequate manner with feed being determined by the Trainer. The

    Trainer has complete control over the manner of training and shall take all precautions for the proper

    performance thereof. The Owner shall submit a fully completed Owner’s Information Sheet for each

    horse on the premises belonging to the Owner within forty-eight (48) hours of delivery.

    6. Showing of Horse: Any and all showing of the horse will be discussed prior to the event with the

    Owner. The Owner shall pay for any and all entry fees, ground fees, stall and bedding fees, or other

    related charges incurred while horse is being shown or transported. Please refer to current fee

    schedule for detail of other charges.


    7. Death of Horse: It is hereby agreed that in the event of the death of the horse, sale of the horse, or if

    the horse becomes unfit to train, the Trainer has the option of accepting another horse, in accordance

    with this condition set forth herein within seven (7) days; or, in the alternative, terminating this

    agreement upon payment of all expenses and fees.

    8. Feed, Facilities, and Services: The Trainer agrees to provide adequate feed and facilities for normal

    and reasonable care required to maintain the health and well being of the animals in training. The

    Owner acknowledges inspection of the facilities and finds same in safe and acceptable order.

    9. Risk of Loss and Standard of Care: During the time that the horse(s) is/are in custody of the Trainer,

    the Trainer shall not be liable for any sickness, disease, estray, theft, death, or injury which may be

    suffered by the horse(s) or any other cause of action whatsoever, arising out of or being connected in

    any way with the boarding of said horse(s), except in the event of negligence on the part of the Trainer,

    its agents, and/or employees. This includes, but is not limited to, any personal injury or disability the

    horse Owner, or Owner’s guest, may receive on the Trainer’s premises. The Owner fully understands

    that all risks connected with boarding or for any other reason for which the horse(s) in the possession of,

    and on the premises of the Trainer are to be borne by the Owner.

    10. Hold Harmless: The Owner agrees to hold the Trainer harmless from any and all claims arising from

    damage or injury caused by said horse(s) to anyone, and defends the Trainer from any such claims.

    The Owner agrees to disclose any and all hazardous or dangerous propensities of horse(s) boarded

    with the Trainer. The Trainer reserves the right to notify owner within seven (7) days of the horse’s

    arrival if said horse, in the Trainer’s opinion, is dangerous, untrainable, unhealthy, handicapped, or

    otherwise unfit for training. Upon such notification, the Owner shall remove said horse within seven (7)

    days, and all expenses incurred for the horse’s stay shall be paid prior to departure. Upon payment of

    all fees, this contract shall be deemed terminated.

    11. Emergency Care: The Trainer agrees to attempt to contact the Owner should veterinary treatment be

    needed for said horse(s), but, if unable to contact Owner, the Trainer is then authorized to secure

    emergency veterinary, and farrier care required for the health and well-being of said horse(s). The

    Owner shall pay all costs of such care incurred within fifteen (15) days from the date of services

    rendered. The Trainer shall assume that the Owner desires surgical care if recommended by a

    veterinarian in the even of colic, or other life-threatening illness, unless the Trainer is instructed by the

    Owner or on the Owner’s Information Sheets, that the horse(s) is/are not surgical candidates. The

    Owner agrees to notify the Trainer of any and all change of addresses, emergency telephone numbers,

    itineraries, or other information reasonably necessary to contact the Owner in the event of an

    emergency. In the event the Owner departs for vacation or is otherwise unavailable, prior to departure

    the Owner shall notify the Trainer as to what party is authorized to make decisions in the Owner’s place

    with regard to the health, well-being, and/or medical treatment of the horse(s).

    12. Limitation of Actions: Any action or claim brought by the Owner against the Trainer for breach of this

    contract or for loss due to negligence must be brought within one (1) year of the date of such claim or

    loss occurs.

13. Changes or Termination of This Agreement: The Parties agree that this contract may be changed or

    terminated by the Trainer upon thirty (30) days notice, regardless of the training period. All notices

    must be issued in writing unless otherwise agreed upon by the parties. The posting of updated rate

    schedules in a conspicuous or open place in the Trainer’s office shall constitute notice of any and all

    rate changes or regulation changes as may be deemed appropriate by the Trainer.


    14. Rules and Regulations: The Owner agrees to abide by all the rules and regulations of the Trainer. In

    the event someone other than the Owner shall call for the horse(s), such person shall have written

    authority signed by the Owner to obtain said horse(s).

    15. Right of Lien: The Owner is given notice that the Trainer has a right of lien as set forth in the laws of

    this State, for the amount due for the board and keep of such horse(s), and also for storage and

    services, and shall have the right, without process of law, to retain said horse(s) and other property until

    the amount of said indebtedness is discharged. However, the Trainer will not be obligated to retain

    and/or maintain the horse(s) in question in the event the amount of the bill exceeds the anticipated

    unregistered value of the horse(s). In the even the Trainer exercises these lien rights as above-

    described for nonpayment, this agreement shall constitute a Bill of Sale and authorization to process

    transfer applications from any breed registration as may be applicable to said horse(s) upon affidavit by

    the Trainer’s representatives setting forth the material facts of the default and foreclosure as well as the

    Trainer’s compliance with foreclosure procedures as required by law. In the event collection of this

    account is turned over to an attorney, the Owner agrees to pay all attorney fees, costs, and other

    related expenses for which a minimum charge of $250 will be assessed.

16. Property in Storage on Trainer’s Premises: The Owner may store certain tack and equipment on the

    premises of the Trainer at no additional charge. However, the Trainer shall not be responsible for the

    theft, loss, damage or disappearance of any tack or equipment or other property stored at the facility.

    The Trainer shall not be liable for the theft, loss, damage, or disappearance of any tack or equipment

    taken to horse shows or clinics. Vehicles stored upon the premises will be subject to a $20/day storage

    cost for all delinquent accounts.

    17. Entire Agreement: This contract represents the entire agreement between the parties. No other

    agreements, promises, or representations, verbal or implied, are included herein unless specifically

    stated in this written agreement. This contract is made and entered into the state of the Trainer’s stable,

    and shall be enforced and interpreted in accordance with the laws of said State.

18. Enforceability of Contract and Severability: In the event one ore more parts of this contract are

    found to be unenforceable or illegal, the other portions hereof shall be deemed in full force and effect.


    ________________________ ________________________

    Print Owner or Authorized Agent’s Name Signature of Owner or Authorized Agent


    Chad Moshier, Trainer

     Ridge Run Farm Chad Moshier 1965 SR 44 RR 1 Box 1002 Canada Hollow Rd. Shinglehouse, PA 16748 Shinglehouse, PA 16748 Farm: (814) 698-2374 Please make checks payable to: Chad Moshier Home: (814) 698-2437 Or use PayPal to pay by credit card Cell: (814) 777-0276





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