Who we are
Our website address is: https://furryfriendsadoption.org.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Effective Date: March 2023
information about our customers, prospective customers, and visitors to our website at [insert your
COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION [DRAFTING NOTE: Use this section to describe the types of
information you collect about individuals and how you collect it (e.g., directly from the user, through
automated technologies, or from other sources such as advertising partners or other third parties).]
Information collected directly from you: We may collect personal information directly from you, for
example through a web form, during registration, while making a reservation, while setting up an
account with us, when you contact us for customer support, or at checkout. Personal information we
collect directly from you may include first and last name, address, email address, and phone number.
Information collected from your device: Our website may use technologies such as cookies, web
beacons, pixels, and other similar technologies to automatically collect certain information from your
device including, for example, your IP address, date and time of your visit, browser and operating
system information, referring website address, and other information about how you interact with the
and enable certain features such as keeping track of items you put in your shopping cart. Our email
campaigns may also use tracking technologies such as web beacons, pixels and other similar
technologies to automatically collect certain information such as your IP address, browser type and
version, and email engagement statistics.
Information collected from our partners: We may collect personal information about you from our thirdparty partners and combine it with other information that we collect. Personal information we collect
from our partners may include, for example, your demographic information, shopping history, and
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION [DRAFTING NOTE: Use this section to describe how you use each type
of personal information described in the collection section above.]
We may use information collected about you for any lawful purpose, including the following:
● To provide you with our products and services, customer service and support, and other
● To market our products and services to you, including by email and text message subject to your
● To provide our website to you, to optimize our website, and to assist with our advertising and
● To send you abandoned cart reminders if you added items to your shopping cart but did not
complete check out;
● To comply with the law and to maintain the security of our website; or
● With your consent, or as otherwise disclosed at the time information is collected.
DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION [DRAFTING NOTE: Use this section to describe the third
parties to whom you provide the personal information you collect. If you sell, rent, or lease personal
information, we recommend consulting with your legal counsel about your obligations.]
We may share the information we collect with other parties, including the following:
● With third-party service providers to assist us with providing and marketing our products and
services, such as payment processors, data hosting services, analytics services, online store
support, advertising partners, and email service providers.
● With Constant Contact, to send email marketing and text message communications. For more
information about how we may use your information with Constant Contact and the
information that may be collected through our email campaigns, see Constant Contact’s
Customer Data Notice available at https://www.constantcontact.com/legal/customer-contactdata-notice.
● With any affiliates or joint venture partners that we may have in the future.
● As part of a corporate sale, merger, or acquisition, or other transfer of all or part of our assets,
including as part of a bankruptcy proceeding.
● If necessary to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search
warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights or
the rights of third parties, or to protect the safety or security of any person or entity.
● With your consent or as otherwise disclosed at the time of data collection or sharing.
We may share information that has been de-identified or aggregated without limitation.
Our website may offer interactive features, such as the ability to leave reviews, that you can use to
communicate with other website visitors or to submit and post your own content. If you disclose
information in one of these forums, this information can be viewed, collected, and used by others.
DIGITAL ADVERTISING & ANALYTICS [DRAFTING NOTE: Use this section to describe any online
advertising and analytics practices for your business.]
automatically collect certain information from your device, and we may share information about you,
your purchases, and your interactions with our website with our advertising partners. These partners
may also collect information from other websites or apps over time, including information about
relationships among different browsers and devices. Such information can be used by us or our
advertising partners to serve more relevant targeted ads. For more information about this type of
advertising and how to opt out of targeted advertising from our advertising partners, go to
www.aboutads.info. [DRAFTING NOTE: If you provide information to advertising partners for targeted or
cross-context behavioral advertising, this may be deemed a sale of information under the California
Consumer Privacy Act or otherwise trigger obligations under privacy legislation. Additionally, if you
engage in or allow targeted advertising, you may be subject to industry self-regulatory codes related to
these activities. We recommend consulting with your legal counsel about your obligations.]
We may also work with third parties that collect data about your use of our website and other sites or
apps over time for non-advertising purposes. We use Google Analytics and other third-party services to
improve the performance of the website and for analytics and marketing purposes. For more
information about how Google Analytics collects and uses data when you use our website, visit
www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners, and to opt out of Google Analytics, visit
tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.] [DRAFTING NOTE: Google Analytics is very commonly used, and
their terms require this information to be included. If Google Analytics is not used, the preceding
sentence can be deleted.]
Your web browser may allow you to block or disable cookies; however, parts of our website may not
function properly if you do so.
EMAIL AND TEXT MESSAGE COMMUNICATIONS
If you wish to unsubscribe from our email campaigns, please click on the Unsubscribe link at the bottom
of any marketing email sent from us. If you opt out of our email marketing, we will still send you messages
related to our transactions and relationship with you, such as order confirmations.
If you wish to stop receiving text messages from us, reply STOP, QUIT, CANCEL, OPT-OUT, or UNSUBSCRIBE
to any text message sent from us. For more information, see our Mobile Messaging Terms and Conditions
available at [insert link to your mobile terms].
[YOUR PRIVACY RIGHTS] [DRAFTING NOTE: Depending on the privacy legislation that is applicable to you,
you may be required to provide your users with certain rights, such as the ability to access, correct and
delete the data you hold about them. We recommend consulting with your legal counsel about your
UPDATING YOUR INFORMATION [DRAFTING NOTE: Use this section to describe any method by which
consumers can update information you may hold about them, if appropriate.]
When you have an account with us, you may review, change, or update your contact information by
logging into your account.
If you have any questions about this policy or our privacy practices, please contact us at [add contact
Mobile Messaging Terms and Conditions
Furry Friends Adoption, Clinic & Ranch operates a mobile messaging program (the “Program”) subject to these Mobile Messaging Terms and Conditions (the “Mobile Messaging Terms”). The Program and our collection and use of your personal
signing up, or otherwise agreeing to participate in the Program, you accept and agree to these
- Program Description: We may send promotional and transactional mobile messages in
various formats through the Program. Promotional messages advertise and promote our
products and services and may include [promotions, specials, other marketing offers, and
abandoned checkout reminders]. Transactional messages relate to an existing or ongoing
transaction and may include [order notifications and updates, appointment reminders, and
other transaction-related information]. Mobile messages may be sent using an automated
technology, including an autodialer, automated system, or automatic telephone dialing
system. Message frequency will vary [but will not exceed x messages per x]. You agree that
we, our affiliates, and any third-party service providers may send you messages regarding
the foregoing topics or any topic and that such messages and/or calls may be made or
placed using different telephone numbers or short codes. We do not charge for mobile
messages sent through the Program but you are responsible for any message and data
rates imposed by your mobile provider, as standard data and message rates may apply for
SMS and MMS alerts.
- User Opt-In: By providing your mobile phone number to us, you are voluntarily opting in to
the Program and you agree to receive recurring mobile messages from us at the mobile
phone number associated with your opt-in, even if such number is registered on any state or
federal “Do Not Call” list. You agree that any mobile phone number you provide to us is a
valid mobile phone number of which you are the owner or authorized user. If you change
your mobile phone number or are no longer the owner or authorized user of the mobile
phone number, you agree to promptly notify us at [insert email or other contact method].
Your participation in the Program is not required to make any purchase from us and your
participation in the Program is completely voluntary.
- User Opt-Out and Support: You may opt-out of the Program at any time. If you wish to optout of the Program and stop receiving mobile messages from us, or you no longer agree to
these Mobile Messaging Terms, reply STOP, QUIT, CANCEL, OPT-OUT, and/or
UNSUBSCRIBE to any mobile message from us. You may continue to receive text
messages for a short period while we process your request and you may receive a one-time
opt-out confirmation message. You understand and agree that the foregoing is the only
reasonable method of opting out. For support, reply HELP to any mobile message from us.
Our mobile messaging platform may not recognize requests that modify the foregoing
commands, and you agree that we and our service providers will not be liable for failing to
honor requests that do not comply with the requirements in these Mobile Messaging Terms.
We may also change the telephone number or short code we use to operate the Program
and we will notify you of any such change. You acknowledge that any requests sent to a
telephone number or short code that has been changed may not be received by us and we
will not be responsible for failing to honor a request sent to a telephone number or short
code that has been changed.
- Disclaimer of Warranty and Liability: The Program is offered on an “as-is” basis and may
not be available in all areas, at all times, or on all mobile providers. You agree that neither
we nor our service providers will be liable for any failed, delayed, or misdirected delivery of
any mobile message or information sent through the Program.
- Modifications: We may modify or cancel the Program or any of its features at any time, with
or without notice. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we may also modify these
Mobile Messaging Terms at any time. Any such modification will take effect when it is posted
to our website. You agree to review these Mobile Messaging Terms periodically to ensure
that you are aware of any modifications. Your continued participation in the Program will
constitute your acceptance of those modifications.