Privacy Policy

Thanks for visiting our privacy statement, where we explain how we use the data you provide us, what data we collect and why do we collect it, how we share the data, and how you can access and control it.

Holding on to your private data is a serious responsibility, and we want you to know how we are handling it.

When you use our products and services, by browsing our site, by registering to our site, by logging in to your account etc., you do so under this privacy statement. 

 

What private data do we collect?

Data you provide us, which personally identify you such as a user name, a password, an email address, a full name. If you create an account, we require some basic data like user name and password, a valid email address. 

We will ask you if you will like to receive our newsletter, if so, you will receive an activation email just to make sure you are a real person. 

Also, if you choose to use your FaceBook login to create your account, you give FaceBook permission to share with us the associated email and your profile name.

Technical data, which may include data we collect from website browsers. We use common internet technologies such as cookies (see a more detailed information below), and web server logs. It may include data such as device info (desktop or mobile), language preference, referring site, additional websites requested; we also collect potentially personally – identifying data like internet protocol (IP) address. 

Share functions, when you share our content with friends through social widgets and according to their social networks policies.

 

Why do we collect this data?

We need your personal data to create your account and to provide the services you requested, and for the purpose of identifying you on our site. 

We will use your email to communicate with you and send you our newsletter, if you would like to receive it.

We will need to share with us your email and profile name on FaceBook, if you will decide to use your FaceBook login to create an account with us.

We use personal data and other data to make recommendations for you.

We collect technical data to better understand how our site visitor uses it, and to monitor and protect the security of the site.

We collect data from your device in order to make sure that the site functions properly, that it’s up to date and tailored just for you when you visit it. For example, we want to know if you should see a mobile or a desktop version, data such as IP helps us diagnose problems with our servers, cookies helps us know how you use our site and optimize it for bettering your user experience. 

We collect personal data from third parties for the purposes for which it was authorize to be collected. 

How we may share the data we collect?

We aspire to secure your data and use it only according to this policy statement. We may need to share certain data with your permission, in order to preform services you have requested or communicate on your behalf or in order to optimize your experience. For example, 

When we send newsletters, we use Mailchimp in order to do so.

When we optimize our site and service we may use third parties who provide relevant services.

When we deliver ads through third parties, in order to help you receive more suitable ads.

When we need to do so according to law and for legal purposes.

 

5. what about privacy of children?

Whoever chooses to use our site and services confirms that he/she is of legal age or has an applicable consent. 

Our site, services and content are aimed at general users. We do not consciously and intentionally use and perform data that could be used to identify kids under the age of 16 without prior parental consent or that is not consistent with applicable law. 

 

How can you access and control the data?

If you have an account, you may access, update, alter or delete your basic user profile data be editing your user profile or contacting our support. You can control the data we collect about you by limiting what data is in your profile.

If you do not have an account and we process data about you, such as data which we receive from third parties, then, you may access, update, alter, delete or object to the processing of your personal data by contacting our support. 

Generally, we will retain personal data for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. 

We may retain certain information indefinitely, unless you delete it or request its deletion.

 If you would like to cancel your account or delete your personal data, you may do so in your user profile. We will retain and use your data as necessary to comply with our legal obligations. You may contact our support to request the erasure of the data we process on the basis of your consent.

Your above described requests will be done in a time frame of 30 days, subject to you providing a valid proof of identification. 

 

Our use of cookies

We use cookies to make interactions with our service easy and meaningful.  By using our site, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your computer or device. 

We use cookies to keep you logged in and remember your preferences. We use cookies to evaluate our user’s use of the site, compile statistical reports on activity, and improve our content and the site performance.

They help us make sure the site functions as expected. And also helps us provide you with the best possible experience with ads and great content.  

If you use Ad-blocker on our site, we won’t be able to fully execute our services and therefore ensure your rights under this statement. 

What about security?

We take all measures reasonably necessary to protect your personal data from unauthorized access, alteration, or destruction, maintain data accuracy and help ensure the appropriate use of the data. 

No method of transmission or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Changes to our privacy statement

We may change or update our privacy statement from time to time, so please check our site’s policy frequently. 

Where changes are made, we will post the revised policy here with an update effective date. 

How to contact us?

If you have any questions regarding our privacy statement you may 

Email us directly at: contact@goanimals.co

We will do our best to respond promptly- within 45 days at the latest. 

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