Puppyworks collects user submitted information such as name, email address, phone, and physical address to authenticate users and to send notifications to those users relating to the Website and the Services. Puppyworks also collects other profile data including but not limited to: geographical location, gender, age, occupation, and device preferences in order to assist users in properly utilizing the Services.
Puppyworks also logs non-personally-identifiable information including, but not limited to, IP address, profile information, aggregate user data, and browser type, from users and visitors to the Website. This data is used to manage the Website, track usage and improve the Website and the Services. This non-personally-identifiable information may be shared with third-parties to provide more relevant services and advertisements to members. User IP addresses are recorded for security and monitoring purposes.
Email addresses are used for the purposes of delivering notification, materials and marketing copy, and to send notifications related to the Services. With the exception of inviting new users, and sending out notifications, a user’s email address is not shared or displayed or accessible publicly, unless otherwise expressly agreed to by the user or if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce Puppyworks Terms and Conditions of Use (https://www.seattlepuppyworks.com/tos); (c) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Puppyworks, its users and the public. Users’ full names are never directly revealed to other users of the Services.
We may also use a user’s email address to send updates or news regarding the Website and/or Services.
From time to time, Puppyworks or a network partner, may sponsor a promotion or contest on the Website. Users may be asked to provide personal information including name, email address or home address or to answer questions in order to participate. We may transfer personal information to certain advertising partners that you have explicitly requested to receive information from. It will be clear at the point of collection who is collecting the personal information and whose privacy statement will apply.
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Puppyworks user accounts are secured by user-created passwords. Puppyworks takes precautions to insure that member account information is kept private. We use reasonable measures to protect member information that is stored within our database, and we restrict access to member information to only those individuals who need access to perform their job functions, such as our customer service personnel and technical staff. Please note that we cannot guarantee the security of member account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of member information at any time For any additional information about the security measures we use on Puppyworks site(s), please contact us at [email protected].
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We do not collect or solicit information from, approve applications for, or maintain accounts for any minor we know to be, or have reason to believe is, under the age of 18.
We may send you messages and updates about Puppyworks, our Services, affiliates, promotions, etc. If you prefer not to receive non-transaction information, please send us an email at [email protected].
All contents of the Services and any other service provided hereunder are © 2008 Seattle Puppyworks and Cultivated Canines LLC, respectively, or its licensors. Photographs and illustrations are copyrighted by their respective owners, as noted in the credits.
Copyright © 2008-2018 Cultivated Canines LLC. All rights reserved.
Effective Date: January 1, 2008
Last updated: April 11, 2018