Yes, even if you are volunteering, you need to be concerned about liability for a dog you trained perhaps biting someone or that something may happen to the animal while in your care. Your duty of care is heightened once you become a certified professional so you should carry some liability insurance to protect you in the event something happens to the dog while you are training it or in the event the dog may bite someone while you are training it to cover you for liability. Usually, this type of insurance would be available as a group insurance through your professional association and it would be cheaper through them.
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