Texas Draft Horse and Mule Association
                                                       Membership Application
Please print or type:

Name:________________________________________ Telephone (____) ______________
Address: ______________________________________  E-Mail ______________________
City: _________________________________State: ___________ Zip: ________________
Occupation: _______________________________________________________________

Is this a
new membership for 2009 ________     or a Renewal for 2009 or more  _____________
Enclosed are dues for the following type of membership:

Family           $ 20.00            Single       $ 15.00          Corporate $ 100.00

I have the following animals:  None: __________

American Cream: __________Belgians: _____________ Clydesdales: __________ Percherons: ________
Shires: ________________     Spotted Draft: _________  Suffolk: ______________
Jacks: ________ Jennies: ________ Mules: _________ Other: ____________________________

Release of Liability

This RELEASE of LIABILITY is made and entered into on this ____ day of ____________, 20 ___ by and between the Texas Draft Horse and Mule Association, hereinafter designated TDHMA and _____________________________ hereinafter designated as TDHMA member &/or participant                            (name of member &/or participant)
and if the TDHMA member &/or participant is a minor, the TDHMA parent or guardian, ______________________ , In return for the use today and on all future dates of the property,                                (name of member &/or participant)
facilities, and services of the TDHMA, the TDHMA member &/or participant, his heirs, assigns, and legal representatives, hereby expressly agree to the following:

TDHMA member &/or participant agrees to assume ANY AND ALL RISKS INVOLVED IN OR ARISING FROM ANY TDHMA ACTIVITY including, without limitation but not limited to, the risks of death, bodily injury, property damage, fall, kicks, bites, collisions with vehicles, horse(s) or stationary objects, fire or explosion, the unavailability of emergency medical care, or the negligence or deliberate act of another person.

It is the responsibility of the TDHMA member &/or participant to carry full and complete insurance coverage on his/her horse(s) or mule(s), personal property, and himself/herself.

UNDER Texas Law (chapter 87, Civil practice and remedies code), an equine professional is not liable for an injury to or the death of a participant in equine activities resulting from the inherent risks of equine activities.

TDHMA member &/or participant Signature                          TDHMA parent or guardian Signature
                                                                                          (if TDHMA member &/or participant is a minor)
Please send your application and check to: 

Rodney Read
4240 Goehring Road
Ledbetter, TX 78946
Phone: 979 249-5795
rread@cvtv.net                                                                                   REV. Nov 09, 2008  Web site