What we're about

These monthly hikes invite you to get out and be active and social with your dog. Feel free to ask for dog or fitness training tips too — I'm both a dog and personal trainer! In addition to these pack walks I also offer workout classes for people and their dogs, dog training classes, private dog training, and have a growing library of online dog and fitness training videos.
Find out more about my services at www.feetandpaws.com
Hope to see you and your pup at the next Feet & Paws Pack Walk!
Dogs must be on a 6-8 foot standard leash.  Retractable leashes and slip collars not allowed. 
Always bring water for you AND your dog (don't forget a bowl).
Please note that we have now added a liability release on the pages section of the web site and will also ask that everyone read, understand and agree to the release for each hike. Please take moment to review the liability release. We appreciate everyone's understanding and co-operation regarding this.  

Have a DINOS, Dog(s) In Need of Space)? We abide by the Yellow Dog Project.  I will have yellow ribbons available for anyone who wants one! Find out more at https://dogsinneedofspace.com/
RSVP/Cancellation Policy: If you cannot make a hike and have already RSVPd as going, please cancel as early as possible. It works best if you change your RSVP on the specific MeetUp event rather than sending an e-mail or text. 
That being said, I understand that unforeseen circumstances can come up at the last minute, so each member is permitted 3 no shows. Once you have more than 3 no shows, you will be removed from the group. This is out of consideration to your fellow hikers as well as myself. 

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🐾 Pack Walk 106: Cheviot Hills

Cheviot Hills Residential Pack Walk

📢 READ ATTENDANCE POLICY—It's strictly enforced.

⚠️ NEW dog vaccine and human face-covering requirements as of January 2022. See ❗s below

🐕 Unsure if your dog should attend and/or feel they need more training? Post a comment below or send me a message. We can discuss your concerns and, if interested, I can share information about my 𝗽𝗿𝗶𝘃𝗮𝘁𝗲 𝗱𝗼𝗴 𝘁𝗿𝗮𝗶𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗶𝗻-𝗽𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗼𝗻 𝗱𝗼𝗴 𝘁𝗿𝗮𝗶𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗰𝗹𝗮𝘀𝘀 𝗼𝗽𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀 ​(the next round of classes start Sat Mar 26 and Tue Apr 5 in Santa Monica).

☀️ The days are long but the weekend’s short so let’s enjoy some special time with our dogs around this lovely residential area brimming with architectural eye candy

All dogs welcome

🚗 Parking & where to meet in comments

👟 Approx 3-mile residential walk w/ some hills

❗ All dogs must be up-to-date on DHPP, Bordetella, Rabies 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗟𝗲𝗽𝘁𝗼 (𝟮 𝗱𝗼𝘀𝗲𝘀)

❗❗𝗠𝗲𝗱𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗴𝗿𝗮𝗱𝗲 𝗳𝗮𝗰𝗲 𝗰𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘄𝗼𝗿𝗻 𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗿 𝗻𝗼𝘀𝗲 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗺𝗼𝘂𝘁𝗵 𝗿𝗲𝗾𝘂𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗱 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝘂𝗻𝘃𝗮𝗰𝗰𝗶𝗻𝗮𝘁𝗲𝗱 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘂𝗻𝗯𝗼𝗼𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗲𝗱, social distancing required for all

As always, bring:
✔️Your dog on leash—NO retractable leashes or slip collars
✔️Water for you & your dog (don't forget a bowl)
✔️Sturdy shoes
✔️Ask for yellow ribbon if your dog needs space

📢ATTENDANCE POLICY:Can't make it? Change your RSVP AT LEAST (1) DAY BEFORE HIKE.Each member is allowed 3 no shows. If you accumulate more than 3, you’ll be removed from group.

💲DONATIONS:Though this MeetUp is free, I accept donations ($5-10 suggested) to help pay subscription cost. Cash or venmo.com/dance-dogs-fitness-tracy-j Last digits of phone: 2236. Please do NOT mark as "good or service".

❗RSVP 'Yes' means you have read,understand & agree w/ the following:
1.I acknowledge Feet & Paws’ Meetup is a social group for dog hikes.Everyone is responsible for themselves,their dog(s),their guest(s) & any event that occurs to or because of them.

2.I acknowledge I'll be engaging in activities that involve risk of serious injury/illness to myself,my dog(s),guests,or other people and/or animals outside of the group,including exposure to COVID,permanent disability & death.I understand these risks may be increased through my own actions, or through negligent action or inaction of Feet & Paws' Meetup organizers,participants,or other representatives & I voluntarily assume all risks related to any possible injury/illness.

3.I hereby RELEASE & DISCHARGE from liability Feet & Paws, their owners,operators,participants & lessors of facilities used by Feet & Paws, from any & all liability claims,demands or causes of action I now have or may have in the future,for injuries,damages,death and/or economic loss of any kind or nature,arising in whole or part out of activities advice,or info contained herein,even if caused in whole or in part by their negligence.

4.I hereby give to Feet & Paws the right & permission to copyright & use photographic portraits,pictures,or videos of myself or pet(s) who may be included intact or in part,in any & all illustration, art,promotion,advertising,trade or any other purpose media (hereafter known as “Media”) & to use my & my pet's name in connection w/ photos or videos if so chosen.I understand I will not receive payment or any other consideration for their use.

5.California Civil Code section 1542 states;“A general release does not extend to claims that the creditor or releasing party does not know or suspect to exist in his or her favor at the time of executing the release & that,if known by him or her,would have materially affected his or her settlement w/ the debtor or released party."I specifically waive the terms of that section,& agree to Release claims I may not yet know of,or which may be based on events that have not yet occurred.

6.If I bring a guest(s) or children under 18 on this hike,I agree I am solely responsible for them & their dog(s) including their actions & safety & agree on their behalf to the terms of this Release.I agree that if,notwithstanding this Release,I,my guest,the minor or anyone on the minor’s behalf,makes a claim against any of the persons or entities released,I will indemnify those persons & entities & hold them harmless against all expenses,damage or costs,including attorneys fees,arising out of that claim.

7.I further agree that if I or someone under my supervision uses the event info I assume all risk of injury,illness,damage & economic loss,w/out limitation & release organizers from all liability therefore.

8.It's up to me to decide whether this event is appropriate for me & my dog.Ultimately I am responsible for me & my dog's safety.

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🐾 Pack Walk 105: Cheviot Hills

Cheviot Hills Residential Pack Walk

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