Love That Pet understands the importance of protecting the privacy of our users. This policy will provide you with information about how we handle your personal information, so that you can make an informed decision about using our website. This policy will be updated accordingly, when new technologies, business practices or legal requirements call for so or to cover our customers need.
WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?
We can collect your personal information in multiple ways: You may knowingly choose to disclose certain information about yourself, and our Website Use Information will also collect information from our website, based on the content that you and others browse.
- Personal Information You Choose to Provide
When you register or interact with Love That Pet, you will be asked information about yourself.
If you communicate with us through electronic mail or other communication forms on our website, we will keep hold of the content of your message, as well as your email address and our responses back to you. These electronic communication forms are held to the same privacy policies as mail or telephone messages.
Communication With You
We consider correspondence with us via email a commercial relationship, which implies that you consent to a response from us to you, regarding our services. We will only send you information that we deem relevant to our commercial relationship, and the emails that you consequently will receive from us – featuring our services, special deals or promotions – will include an option to unsubscribe.
- Website Use Information
Love That Pet website uses a standard technology, referred to as “cookies” (see explanation below, “What Are Cookies?”) and webserver log files, to collect information about the usage. Data gathered through before mentioned cookies and webserver logs, may include the date, time and time spent on the website, the number of pages viewed, and which websites were accessed before and after viewing Love That Pet.
HOW DO WE USE THE INFORMATION THAT YOU PROVIDE TO US?
In general, personal information is used to provide and manage the services that you request, administrate our business activities, promote the services we offer, tailor our site’s content, and for other legal purposes. By doing this, we are able to keep our site relevant and user-friendly.
In addition, the information collected can be shared with other parties. However, personally identifiable information or business information will never be shared, unless the law requires so.
We may use the information provided by you, as a way to inform you about important changes to our website, new services, and special offers. Those notifications can be discontinued at any time, simply by notifying us.
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are short text documents, that are stored on a user’s device, in a part of the hard drive specifically designed for that use. Often times, they will include an anonymous, but unique identifier. Cookies can be sent to you browser from anyone (that is, if your browser’s preferences allow it) but your browser only grants websites access to cookies it has already sent to you, in order to keep your privacy.
HOW DO WE USE INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM COOKIES?
Personal information is not allowed to be gathered by cookies, and therefore we will never intentionally store that data.
Every time you use a device connected to the internet, IP-addresses will be used. An IP-address is a unique number that computers use to identify your device. Our webserver automatically collects IP-addresses, so that data can be sent to you. The collected addresses are known ‘traffic data’.
SHARING AND SELLING INFORMATION
Our users’ identifying information – such as personal email addresses – will not be sold, shared or leased with or to anyone, except for the data absolutely necessary to process your transactions or provide you with services.
HOW CAN YOU ACCESS AND CORRECT YOUR INFORMATION?
Access to your personally identifiable information that we have collected and maintained in our database, can be requested by contacting us. Members of Love That Pet can also change their personal information themselves.
WHAT ABOUT LEGALLY COMPELLED DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION?
We believe that the law is there for the protection of our legal rights. Therefore, when the requires us to disclose information, we are compelled to do so. Any information that can be used to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be in violation of our Terms and Conditions or may harm our users or the general public, will be disclosed to the appropriate parties.
WHAT ABOUT OTHER WEBSITES LINKED TO OUR WEBSITE?
Content and practices employed by websites linked to, or from our website is not our responsibility. In many cases, links are only used as pointers to information we consider useful to our users.
OUR COMMITMENT TO DATA SECURITY
Australia, where we store and process your information, may have different, less strict laws than your country of residence. Proper physical, electronic and managerial procedures have been taken, to prevent unauthorized access and to keep data accurate, correct and secure.
Our website offers and ‘unsubscribe’ feature, so that users can choose not to receive future notifications. Messages to those who unsubscribe will discontinue as soon as technically possible.
A SPECIAL NOTE ABOUT CHILDREN
Our services should be supervised for children. Anyone under 14 years of age should not submit personal information to us. A parent or guardian should provide guidance and permission to all minors wishing to use our services.
ACQUISITION OR CHANGES IN OWNERSHIP
Should our website, or a substantial amount of its assets, ever be acquired, then your information would be considered part of our property. Those assets – and therefore your information – may be transferred.