This website (the "Site"), is owned and operated by LOCALPETGUIDE.INFO. LOCALPETGUIDE.INFO recognizes the importance of explaining our privacy policies to users of our Site and protecting the privacy of Personally Identifiable Information we obtain through the site. Please note that this Privacy Statement may be revised by Pearson from time to time, particularly to address changes in our business, the law or technology. If that happens, we will post the revised policy here. Revisions are effective upon posting and your continued use of this Site after the posting will be subject to the changed terms of the revisions.
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WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT AND USE
LOCALPETGUIDE.INFO does not collect Personally Identifiable Information about a user, unless it is voluntarily provided to us and so that we can serve the user's needs and our legitimate business purposes as stated here. A user's Personally Identifiable Information may also be used by LOCALPETGUIDE.INFO to help us improve this Site, and for our company's marketing and promotional purposes. The information will be treated confidentially within our company, as we protect other confidential information. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features.
Users should be reminded that any Personally Identifiable Information that is voluntarily posted by a user to a public area of a LOCALPETGUIDE.INFO Web site.
INFORMATION SHARING AND DISCLOSURE
LOCALPETGUIDE.INFO may use a third party service to collect anonymous visitor information like IP addresses, browser types (such as Internet Explorer or Netscape), referring pages, pages visited and time spent on a particular site. Pearson collects this information (1) for statistical analysis of web page traffic patterns; (2) to administer our Site and servers; (3) to allow for auditing of our services by some third parties who have that right; and (4) for internal purposes to make marketing decisions.
COLLECTION AND USE OF INFORMATION FROM COOKIES
Our Site uses "cookies" to obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses the Site, Cookies are textual identifiers that our systems transfer to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our Site to recognize your browser, and to optimize and sometimes custimize your use of our Site. If you want to disable cookies, you can. The Help portion of the toolbar on most browsers and "add-on" programs will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. It is your choice, but cookies allow you to take full advantage of this Site's features, and we recommend that you leave them turned on.
In connection with cookies we may use web beacons to track response rates to certain email communications that a user has opted to receive from us. If a user has registered with our Site, we may collect certain personal information in connection with the web beacon including the referring email address. This information is not shared with third parties.
LOCALPETGUIDE.INFO reserves the right to monitor your use of the site to determine if you are complying with our terms and the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site.
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