Contract to Groom Small Animals such as Cats and Dogs
This is a contract between (Name of Owner of Shop), hereinafter called the Shop, and
the pet owner whose signature appears below, hereinafter called Owner.
Date___________ Pet Name______________ Type _________Weight _________
Phone__________________ 2nd Phone __________________
Estimated Charges $__________________
All grooming includes bath, cut, nail trim, stripping out undercoat.
20 to 30lbs.... $______
30 to 40lbs.... $______
40 to 50lbs.... $______
50 to 60lbs.... $______
60 to 70lbs.... $______
70 to 80lbs.... $______
80 to 90lbs.... $______
Needing sedation add.... $______
Bath only short hair.... $______
Bath only long hair.... $______
Clipping mats per / 15 min.... $______
Nail trim.... $______
I assume responsibility for all charges incurred that are related to the care of this
pet. I also understand that these charges will be due and payable at the time of
1. Owner agrees that the pet shall not leave Shop until all charges are paid to Shop
by Owner. If the pet is not called for on the day groomed, it will be boarded at our
normal rate. If pet is not called for within 10 days of the stated pickup date, the pet will
be sold for bills due or placed with a humane society or rescue group. Owner shall be
liable for any unpaid charges.
2. While Shop will exercise all necessary precautions during the grooming process,
Owner is aware that if pet is matted, it may be necessary to shave or de-matt pet and
that these procedures may have unpleasant consequences such as clipper burn, brush
burn, or nicks and cuts. Shop will use all precautions during these procedures but will
not be held responsible for the aforementioned side effects.
3. Owner is aware that if pet is found to have fleas that Shop will treat pet as
deemed necessary. Due to the nature of the pestic