PROTECTION OF INFORMATION
Puppy Paws™, Inc. values the trust its customers place in the company. Accordingly,
PuppyPaws™, Inc. adheres to the highest ethical standards in gathering, using
and safeguarding customer information that is entrusted to the company.
USE AND COLLECTION OF CUSTOMER INFORMATION
Puppy Paws™, Inc. does not rent, sell or exchange information about its customers.
Access to information about Puppy Paws™, Inc. customers is restricted to the Puppy Paws™,
Inc. family of business. Third parties that need access to Puppy Paws™, Inc. customer
information in order to provide operational or other support services to Puppy Paws™,
Inc. must agree to safeguard customer information in strict compliance with
Puppy Paws™, Inc. policy. Puppy Paws™, Inc. gathers only the customer information
that is needed to administer its business, provide superior service and communicate
offers on merchandise and services that PuppyPaws™, Inc. believes will be of
interest to its customers. Puppy Paws™, Inc. limits access to customer information
to those employees who need it to carry out their business functions. Puppy Paws™,
Inc. educates its employees about Puppy Paws™, Inc. policies and practices in
regard to safeguarding customer information; preventing its unauthorized access,
use or disclosure; and, ensuring its proper handling.
ACCURACY AND SECURITY OF CUSTOMER INFORMATION
Puppy Paws™, Inc. makes all reasonable efforts to ensure that the customer information
it maintains is accurate, timely and secure. Puppy Paws™, Inc. will monitor and
adopt, as appropriate, new technological developments that are designed
to aid in ensuring the accuracy and security of customer information. Puppy Paws™,
Inc. enforces its policies in regard to gathering, access and use of personal
customer information by its employees and authorized third parties.
ONLINE POLICY PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
Puppy Paws™, Inc. World Wide Web sites collect personally identifiable information
(such as name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) from Web site visitors
only when visitors voluntarily provide such information to Puppy Paws™, Inc. Puppy Paws™,
Inc. Web site visitors who do not want their personally identifiable information
collected online are asked not to submit such information to Puppy Paws, Inc.
Puppy Paws™, Inc. Web site visitors are informed that when they provide Puppy Paws™,
Inc. with personally identifiable information online, that information is kept
within the Puppy Paws™, Inc. family of businesses. Visitors are further informed
that, unless specifically stated otherwise, the personally identifiable information
may be stored and used by Puppy Paws™, Inc. to better understand its customers'
needs, to improve Puppy Paws™, Inc. products and services, and to contact customers
regarding offers that may be of interest to them. If Puppy Paws™, Inc. Web site
visitors previously provided their e-mail addresses to Puppy Paws™, Inc. and would
like to have their e-mail addresses removed from Puppy Paws™, Inc. e-mail mailing
lists, Puppy Paws™, Inc. asks them to send an e-mail message to email@example.com.
Puppy Paws™, Inc. informs such visitors that it will use reasonable efforts to
delete their e-mail addresses from its existing files.
Puppy Paws™, Inc. has no intention of collecting personally identifiable information
(name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) from children (individuals
under the age of 13) online and using that information for marketing purposes.
Where appropriate, Puppy Paws™, Inc. will specifically instruct children not to
submit such information on Puppy Paws™, Inc. Web sites. If a child has provided
Puppy Paws™, Inc. with an e-mail address, Puppy Paws, Inc. asks that a parent or
guardian of the child contact Puppy Paws™, Inc. at firstname.lastname@example.org if they
would like the e-mail address deleted from Puppy Paws™, Inc. e-mail mailing lists.
Puppy Paws™, Inc. informs customers that it will use reasonable efforts to delete
such e-mail addresses from its existing files.
PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION COLLECTED AUTOMATICALLY
Puppy Paws™, Inc. Web Sites may collect information from Web site visitors that
is not personally-identifiable, including the visitor's operating system, browser,
domain name, and the specific web pages on the Puppy Paws™, Inc. Web site that
are accessed or visited. Puppy Paws™, Inc. only collects this information in the
aggregate, and only uses it to improve PuppyPaws, Inc. Web sites.
INFORMATION PLACED AUTHOMATICALLY ON VISITOR'S COMPUTERS
Puppy Paws™, Inc. informs Web site visitors that when they visit Puppy Paws™, Inc.
Web sites, Puppy Paws™, Inc. may store some information on the visitor's computer
in the form of a "cookie" or similar file. These files allow Puppy Paws™,
Inc. to tailor a Website to reflect a customer's listed or historical preferences.
Most Web browsers allow Web users to exercise control over such files on their
computers by erasing them, blocking them, or notifying the user when such a
file is stored. Puppy Paws™, Inc. Web site visitors are asked to refer to their
browser's instructions to learn about those functions.
Puppy Paws™, Inc. Cleveland, Ohio (USA)