To make a profile, make submissions or comments, adopt a puppy, receive notifications and/or updates, or ask for support regarding the Site and its services, we may collect the following information:
- Email address
- Phone number
- Mobile phone number,
- Physical address
- Zip code
- Birth date
- Information about yourself and your family
- Additional information you choose to provide
The information you contribute through the Site is intended for public display including your account profile, username, photos, videos, reviews, and comments. We may display this information through the Site, share it with other businesses, use it in promotional materials, and distribute it to a wider audience in our wider discretion. We are not responsible for the privacy or security of any information you choose to make public on the Site or what others do with the information you share with them. We are not responsible for the accuracy, use or misuse of any content that you disclose or receive from third parties through the Site.
When you make a payment on the Site or by phone, you may be asked for financial information such as account or credit card numbers in addition to information about you such as your name, phone number, billing/mailing address and email address as well as any other information provided for us to process your transaction and complete your purchase, including credit card or payment account information. TotalPuppies uses this personal and financial information (hereafter, “Personal Information”) that you voluntarily provide us to provide you with the Site’s services. By making a purchase on the site, you consent to providing your Personal Information to our service providers and such third parties as we determine is necessary to process your transaction, such as credit card companies and banking institutions used to process the transaction and breeder(s).
Interaction with the Site:
We may store information about your use of the Site, such as your search activity, the pages you view, the date and time of your visit(s), and purchases you make through the Site. We may also store information that your computer or mobile device provides to us in connection with your use of the Site, such as your browser type, type of computer and/or mobile device, browser language, IP address, mobile carrier, phone number, unique device identifier, advertising identifier, location (including geolocation, beacon-based location, and GPS location), and requested and referring URLs. You may be able to opt out of our use of certain location data through your device or browser settings. While you may decline to provide certain information, it may render you unable to access certain services and features offered.
Log File and Cookie Information
For all users of the Site, the Site’s web server uses an extended log file format which logs: date and time of visit, referring address (location visitor comes from to visit the Site), type of internet browser, and the visitor’s IP address. Each computer that connects to the Internet is assigned an IP address for identification purposes. The log file does not capture a user’s email address.
We only operate general audience services and do not use the Site to knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of thirteen (13) requiring parental notice and consent under the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) without such parental consent. If you are a parent or guardian who believes your child under the age of thirteen (13) has provided us with personal information without COPPA-required consent, please contact us at “Customer Advocates”.
You agree that we may use your information to contact you and to deliver information to you that, in some cases, is targeted to your interests, such as targeted banner advertisements, administrative notices, product offerings, and communications relevant to your use of the Site.
Disclosure – Sharing of Personal Information
Some of the circumstances under which your information may be shared”
To Provide the Site’s Services:
We may share Personal Information with third party service providers who help with our business operations, including, but not limited to, agents, and others that we use in the Site’s ordinary operation, such as account billing, marketing, and promotion (including sharing of e-mail addresses with Site marketing partners such as Facebook and Google), user experience research and surveys, website hosting and support and maintenance, the breeder you contract or communicate with, the airline or other transportation provider, Pet Insurer or other third party puppy insurance company, the American Kennel Club, and any other parties involved in the sale, transportation, insuring or veterinary care of your puppy or any related or ancillary services. We will only disclose your Personal Information to the reasonable extent required for the limited purpose of third party evaluating, analyzing, and providing services contracted to us.
With Your Consent:
We will share your Personal Information with outside companies, organizations, or individuals when we have your consent to do so.
For Legal Reasons:
We will share user information with outside parties if we believe that access, use, and preservation/disclosure is reasonable to meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request or protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of us, our users or the public as required or permitted by law.
To Provide Third Party Offers:
We reserve the right to offer third party services and products to you based on your preferences identified in your registration and anytime after; such offers may be made by our company or third parties.
Other Corporate Entities:
Sweepstakes, Contests, and Promotions:
We may offer sweepstakes, contests, and other promotions through the Site that may require registration. By participating in a promotion, you are agreeing to the official rules that are entailed which may contain specific requirements of you allowing the promotion’s sponsor to use your name, voice and/or likeness in advertising or marketing associated with the promotion. If you choose to enter a promotion, personal information may be disclosed to third parties or the public in connection with the administration of such Promotion, including, in connection with winner selection, prize fulfillment, and as required by law or permitted by the Promotion’s official rules, such as on a winners list.
TotalPuppies cooperates with law enforcement inquiries, as well as other third parties to enforce laws. We can disclose any information about you to law enforcement and other government officials as we see fit in connection with any investigation of fraud, int intellectual property infringements, or other illegal activities or may expose us or you to legal liability.
- Site related communications that are not unsolicited commercial messages
- Any other purpose to which such user expressly agrees after complete disclosure of the purpose
Federal law gives you the right to limit some but not all sharing. Federal law also requires us to tell you how we collect, chare, and protect your personal information. Some of this personal information collected and shared depends on the product or service you have with us. This shared information can include: your name, address, phone number and email address. We may share your personal information with third parties for our everyday business and marketing purposes, joint marketing with other companies, and for our affiliates and non-affiliates to market to you.
If you are a new user, we can begin sharing your information from the date you agree to this agreement. When you are no longer an active user, we may continue to share your information as described in this notice.
The Site has security measures in place to protect your information. We take reasonable precautions to prevent to loss, misuse, and unauthorized access of your personal information under our control. Because the protection of your personal information is a high priority, we have taken appropriate measures to ensure that it is processed confidentially, accurately, and securely. The Sire uses an encryption technology which is supported by a vast majority of modern Internet browsers to verify the identity of the transacting servers through certificates and dig digital signatures and can confirm that message content integrity is maintained throughout its transmission. However, we cannot guarantee that data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. As a result, we are not responsible for the actions of any thirst parties that may receive any such information.
We will keep your information for as long as you keep your account in existence. In some instances, we will delete your information after it is no longer needed. We also keep information about you and your usage of the Site as long as it is necessary for our legitimate business interests, legal reasons, and to prevent harm to you, us, or any third party. Please note that it may not be possible to delete all copies of information that have been previously shared on our Site.
For Users Outside of the United States
All text, graphics, logos, icons, images, audio clips, video clips, and other content of any nature on the Site is the property of TotalPuppies or its content suppliers and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The collection, arrangement, and assembly of all content on this Site is the exclusive property of TotalPuppies and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. Any other use, including the aggregation, posting, reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, re-publication, display, or performance, of the content on this Site is strictly prohibited.