ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE L.L.C (“ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE”) recognizes that many Internet users are concerned about privacy. Accordingly, we have developed this notice to explain our online information practices, identify the kinds of information we collect, and describe how we may use this information.
I. Gathering and Use of Information
ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE collects only the following information from its users: anonymous use information, and personally identifiable information.
Anonymous use information may be automatically collected by our website and services as you and others browse the web pages or utilize the services. Such information may include the identity of your internet service provider and its approximate geographic location, the operating system of your computer, the type of web browser you are using, the identity of the website that referred you to our website or services, the time and date that you access the website or services, and the webpages or content that you view. This information may be aggregated and utilized to analyze web traffic and usage or to improve the design and content of ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE website and services.
Personally identifiable information, by contrast, is only collected by ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE if you voluntarily subscribe to our services. At present, such information includes your name address, email and related information. We use this information to provide our services to you, to route messages among users, to respond to your requests and inquiries concerning our products and services, to notify you of updates and news, to personalize your browsing experience and to generate anonymous aggregated demographic information. In addition, we may encourage, but not require, you to provide us with information so that we can forward messages and materials to you that we believe you will enjoy.
ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE’s website and services may utilize a standard Internet technology known as cookies, which are small data files that your browser stores on your computer to record your preferences and to remember the information you have accessed or provided in the past. Cookies do not contain personal information about you unless you have voluntarily provided it to us as described above. Most web browsers allow you to disable cookies if you do not wish to receive them.
III. Security Measures
ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE utilizes reasonable and appropriate measures to safeguard any personal information that you provide to us. However, since no transmission or storage of electronic data is ever completely secure, we cannot warrant or guarantee that your information will never be released in a manner that is inconsistent with this policy.
IV. Disclosure of Information to Third Parties
ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE does not disclose any user information other than in the following ways:
ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE discloses the names of participating veterinarians to its card holders.
ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE may provide statistics related to website traffic, aggregated customer demographics, and related information to third parties, such as advertisers. This information is not traceable to individual users of our service.
ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE may share personally identifiable information with our partners, agents and contractors in connection with the provision of specific services to users. We require that these parties not use any such information for any purpose other that the provision of these services, and require them to comply with our privacy and security practices.
ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE reserves the right to disclose any user information when we believe that doing so is required by law or necessary to protect the property, rights, or safety of ourselves, visitors to our websites, or other persons, or in the context of a corporate transaction, such as a divestiture, merger, consolidation, or asset sale, where there is a pledge of confidentiality from the receiving party.
V. Personal Information Contained in User Content
ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE may allow users to post or transmit messages, comments, computer files and other materials through the ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE website and services. ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE does not monitor such transmissions, and therefore cannot be responsible for any personal information that may be contained in such transmissions.
VI. Privacy of Children Under the Age of Thirteen
ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE is committed to protecting the safety and privacy of children. ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE does not permit the registration or use of the ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE website or services by children known to be under the age of 13. ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE may collect online contact information from a child only for the purpose of responding directly on a one-time basis to a specific request from the child, or where otherwise permitted by law. In such case, ANIMAL HEALTH ALLIANCE will not use the collected information for any other purpose.
VIII. Choice/Opt-out Provisions
Users may access, review, correct or delete information that we have collected about them and may opt-out of receiving personalized content based on their interests by visiting their user profile page.
X. Contact Information