Privacy Policy

Data Collection and Use

When you browse this website, we may gather and store certain information about your visit. We automatically collect and store the following information about your visit:

  • The Internet domain and network address you use to access our site:
  •  The type of web browser and operating system you are using; 
  • The date and time of your visit;
  • The pages you visit on this website; 
  • The last website you visited before coming to ours; and 
  •  Other web traffic statistics relating to services, such as Google Analytics.

The information we automatically collect is saved and used by this organization to improve the content of our web services and to help us understand how people are using our services. 

If during your visit to our website you participate in a survey, send us an email, or perform some other transaction online, the following additional information may be collected:

  1. Your email address and contents of the email.
  2. Information volunteered in response to a survey.
  3.  Information volunteered through an online form for any other purpose.

The information collected is not limited to text characters and may include audio, video, and graphic information formats you send us. We will not usually ask for or collect this kind of information from the general public through this website.

Email you send to us may be used to respond to issues and to further improve our services.  

The Send-A-Vet Foundation promises that we will not send this information to outside parties. It is only for our correspondence with users.

Personal Information

Personally identifiable information (“PII”) as defined in this Privacy Policy, means information about a natural person that is readily identifiable to that specific individual. Personal information includes such things as your name, address, and phone number.

We will not collect PII about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us by sending us email, or completing an online form. You may choose not to contact us by e-mail or to provide any PII using an online form. Your choice to not participate in these activities will not restrict impair your ability to use our site and read or download any information provided on the site. If you choose to provide PII by emailing us or completing an online form, we may store this information.
 
If you have questions about how we use your personally identifiable information, you can contact our agency as shown in the Contact Information section of this statement.

User Tracking and Customization of Pages

To better serve our users, we use a variety of indicators to customize your browsing experience with this website, including “cookies.” If you use your browser settings opt to block all cookies in the settings to your web browser (such as Internet Explorer, Safari, Chrome or Firefox), (including essential cookies) this could affect the availability and functionality of this website. We only have control over indicators we provide and not over third party tools or other technologies deployed on this website that may be created by using embedded third party applications. 

Security

This Agency has taken steps to safeguard the integrity of its data and prevent unauthorized access to information maintained by us. These measures are designed and intended to prevent corruption of data, block unknown or unauthorized access to our systems and information, and to provide reasonable protection of information in our possession.

Copyright

This site contains text, artwork, photos or other content that is copyrighted by others and is being used with permission of the copyright holder. Therefore, we recommend that you contact our Webmaster (link sends e-mail) for permission to use any content contained on this site.

Disclaimer

Our web site contains links to other web sites. These include links to web sites operated by government agencies, nonprofit organizations and private businesses, including but not limited to the websites of our donors/sponsors. When you follow a link to another site, you are no longer on our web site and this Privacy Policy will not apply– you will be subject to the privacy policy of that new site.

We reserve the right to revise and update this Privacy Policy at any time without notice by posting the revision on our site.

Glossary

A network address is assigned to your computer or mobile device whenever you are using the Internet. Network addresses can be IP address like this: 192.168.0.11 or like this: fc00:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:/7 or Ethernet addresses like this 00:00:00:FF:EE:11

Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive or in your device memory when you visit a website. Cookies and similar technologies are widely used by websites to make them work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the website operator about how users are using their website. Most browsers allow you to block cookies by adjusting the “settings,” “preferences” or “internet options.” To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, please refer to your browser ‘help’ section, visit the Federal Trade Commission’s explanation on its website (link is external), or Washington State privacy resources at Privacy.wa.gov. 

Contact Information

You may contact us using our Contact page