By submitting this volunteer application, I acknowledge that I understand and agree to the following terms:
1) I understand that submitting this form does not automatically register me as a TLC volunteer. I understand that acceptance is at the discretion of TLC and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet first (attending the orientation, acceptance of the volunteer policy and procedures, etc.).
2) I understand that in order to volunteer at TLC, I must be at least 18 years old, or have my legal parent/guardian submit a volunteer application and be with me at all times, assuming responsibility for me.
3) I understand that volunteer services performed for TLC are charitable in nature and entirely voluntary. I understand that I will receive no compensation of any kind.
4) I understand that while a volunteer at TLC, I may be privy to secure items such as passwords and other such confidential information or materials. I understand that I cannot share this information with another individual or organization while I am active, inactive, or a retired volunteer.
5) I understand that in the event that a time comes where I will no longer volunteer for TLC (whether decided by myself or by a TLC Board Member), I must promptly return all of the rescue's supplies, equipment, and/or any other items in good, clean condition.
I hereby certify that all of the information I have provided is true and complete. I agree to follow all Rules and Procedures of TLC. I understand there are risks associated with handling animals, and will not hold TLC responsible for any damage, injury, or harm caused directly or indirectly by any person, animal, or property while I am volunteering.
I understand that TLC cannot be held responsible for the actions, behaviors, and/or medical conditions of the dogs that it seeks to rescue, and I agree to assume the risks implicit in working with dogs that may have been abandoned, abused or otherwise mistreated, or who may suffer from an illness, condition, or disease.
By submission of this application, I acknowledge that I have read and understand the disclaimer and agree to all terms and conditions.