Trap Loan Form

Please complete the following form to reserve an animal trap for private purposes:

I hereby agree to the terms and conditions stated below:

Trap(s) are on loan from the City of Helotes for fourteen (14) working days, including the date of this contract, at a fee prescribed by the most recent adopted fee schedule. A refundable deposit of $53.80 per trap is required.

I understand that failure to return a trap may subject me to theft charges and/or loss of the deposit. I agree to replace said trap(s) with another of equal or greater value if the trap is lost, stolen, or damaged beyond repair. Deposit, if any, after replacement cost calculated, will be returned to the borrower within 10 business days.

I understand a full deposit will be returned to me upon return of the undamaged trap(s) within 5 business days after return and upon arrival of the Animal Control Officer.

I understand that animals will not be trapped unless I can provide food, water, and shelter for the captured animal each 24-hour period until the animal is turned over to another facility. I will treat trapped animals humanely and in accordance with City of Helotes Code of Ordinance.

I agree to indemnify and save harmless the City of Helotes from ad against all claims, demands, damages, losses, expenses, costs, liabilities, injuries, and causes of action arising from injury to persons or damage to property arising our of, connected with, or incident to use of the animal trap hereunder, except in cases of sole active negligence on the part of the City of Helotes, and I will pay any judgement rendered in such suits and will reimburse and indemnify the City of Helotes for all expenditures or expenses, including court costs and counsel fees, made or incurred by the City of Helotes by reason of such suits.


Deposit - $53.80