Southern Grace Shih Tzus Privacy Policy

This privacy policy provides information concerning how Southern Grace Shih Tzus uses and protects any information that you provide when you use this website. Southern Grace Shih Tzus is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. While using our website, you may be asked to provide certain information by which you can be identified. Be assured that the information that you provide will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. Southern Grace Shih Tzus may change/update this policy at any time by updating this page. It is your responsibility to review this page regularly and as you deem necessary to ensure that you are happy with any possible changes. This policy is effective as of June 7, 2018.

 

We may collect the following information:

• your first and last name

• contact information including email address, mailing address, physical address, telephone number

• information relevant to our questionnaires and adoption applications


What we do with the information that we gather: We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with excellent service for the following reasons: internal record keeping, to improve our program and services, or to provide you with information regarding care for shih tzus. We may contact you by email, phone, or mail. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.

 

Security: Southern Grace Shih Tzus is committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

 

How we use cookies: A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being accessed. This allows us to analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to viewer’s needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes. Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie does not give us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You have the ability/option to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you decline cookies, it may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites: Our website may contain links to other websites of interest or for reference. Please understand, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not accept any responsibility for the other website, including the protection and privacy of any information that you provide whilst visiting such sites. Such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and read the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information: You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

• if you are asked to complete a form on the website, please indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes

• if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes or any other purpose, you may change your mind at any time by emailing us at southerngraceshihtzus@gmail.com

 

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your written permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to southerngraceshihtzus@gmail.com. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible, at the above email address. We will promptly correct any information deemed to be incorrect.