Pet Policy

  1. When outside, all dogs must be on leash at all times. No exceptions.

  2. Unless previously approved, pets are not allowed in any building except for the guest's lodging room.

  3. Pet owners will pay a "Pet Fee" of $50 per event.

  4. Lodging areas designated for pets: Guest House Rooms 9, 10, 19, and 20, Cabins, Cottages, Davis Hall, and Group Lodge.

  5. Damage to any property at Christmount caused by pets will be charged to the pet owner.

  6. Pet owners agree to clean up after their own pet and will dispose of pet waste in Christmount dumpster.

  7. Pet food will not be left outside any building overnight.

  8. Pet owners will sign a "Hold Harmless" agreement, releasing Christmount from any responsibility should anything happen to their pet during their stay at Christmount.

  9. Owner must be present in room with pet when any Christmount personnel enters room.

Sample Hold Harmless Agreement

This Agreement is entered into by and between _______, hereinafter Promisor, and Christmount, on this ___ day of ______________.

Whereas, Promisor desires to hold harmless Christmount from any claims and/or litigation that may arise from any actions connected with personal pets on the premises of Christmount.

No Therefore, in consideration of the mutual conditions and covenants that are contained herein, Promisor and Christmount hereby agree as follows:

Promisor shall fully defend, indemnify and hold harmless Christmount from any and all claims, demands, lawsuits, causes of action, loss, liability, injury and/or damage of any kind whatsoever including without limitation all claims for property damage, monetary loss, personal injury, equitable relief, and/or wrongful death, whether brought by an individual or other entity or imposed by a court of law or by administrative action of any federal, state or local governmental body or agency that arises out of any acts of negligence, omission or willful misconduct in any way of the part of Christmount.

This indemnification applies ot and includes, without limitation the payment of all penalties, judgments, fines, awards, attorneys' fees, degrees and related costs or expenses and nay reimbursements to Christmount for all legal fees, expenses and costs that are incurred by it. The agreement shall be binding in the state of North Carolina.