The Dog Health Guide believes that our visitors privacy is
important. This page describes the types of personal information we
collect and receive, if any, when you utilize the Dog Health Guide. It
also details the steps we take to safeguard any information collected.
Our goal is to provide the information you need if you are concerned
about your privacy when visiting the site.
Decency, fairness and integrity is the standard for all of our
employees and the standard we extend to our readers. The Dog Health
Guide team is directed to protect our visitors privacy whenever they
are on the site.
Third Party Advertising
The Dog Health Guide accepts and uses third-party advertising
companies to send advertisement to the website. These companies may use
and collect information (not including your
name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to
the Dog Health Guide and other websites. They do this as one way of
ensuring that the advertisng you see is as relevant to your life as
possible (and the life of your dog). For more information about
this approach and how the information is used, click here.
Visitors to the Dog Health Guide can opt out of this process, incuding
Google Analytics for Display Advertising and
retargeting and customize Google display network ads using the Ad
Preferences Manager and the Google Analytics
opt-out browser add-on.
We at times also partner with a very limited number of behavioral
to serve advertising and/or collect certain information when you visit
non-personally identifiable information during your visit to this
website in order to help show advertisements on other websites likely
to be more interesting to you. To learn more about this ‘behavioral
advertising’ practice or to opt-out of this use of your anonymous
information, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative's opt-out
link at http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
Google and the DoubleClick DART Cookie
- Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to visitors based on their visit to The Dog Health guide and other sites on the Internet.
The Dog Health Guide collects personally identifiable information from the visitors to our website only on a voluntary basis. Personal information collected on a voluntary basis may include name, postal address, email address, company name and telephone number.
This information is
collected if you request information from us, participate in a contest
or sweepstakes, and sign up to join our email list or request some
other service or information from us. The information collected is
internally reviewed, used to improve the content of our website, notify
our visitors of updates, and respond to visitor inquiries.
Once information is reviewed, it is discarded or stored in our files. If we make material changes in the collection of personally identifiable information we will inform you by placing a notice on our site. Personal information received from any visitor will be used only for internal purposes and will not be sold or provided to third parties.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying your Web browser; however, if you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the site.
A web beacon is a transparent image file used to monitor your journey around a single website or collection of sites. They are also referred to as web bugs and are commonly used by sites that hire third-party services to monitor traffic. They may be used in association with cookies to understand how visitors interact with the pages and content on the pages of a web site.
Browsers can be set to accept or reject cookies or notify you when a cookie is being sent. Privacy software can be used to override web beacons. Taking either of these actions shouldn't cause a problem with our site, should you so choose.
Children's Online Privacy Protection Act
This website is directed to adults; it is not directed to children under the age of 13. We operate our site in compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, and will not knowingly collect or use personal information from anyone under 13 years of age.
In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users' movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. The information collected is used solely for internal review and not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.
Release of Information
If The Dog Health Guide is sold, the information we have obtained from you through your voluntary participation in our site may transfer to the new owner as a part of the sale in order that the service being provided to you may continue. In that event, you will receive notice through our website of that change in control and practices, and we will make reasonable efforts to ensure that the purchaser honors any opt-out requests you might make of us.
How You Can Correct or Remove Information
Updates and Effective Date
Agreeing to Terms