Vets-net.com Commitment To Privacy
The Information We Collect On-line
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on Vets-net.com Web site. The types of information collected at these pages will vary depending upon your use of our site.
You can browse the launch and general information pages of our site without entering any personal identifying information and therefore remain individually anonymous during your visit. The only user information that we gather from all site visits is general, non-identifying information, such as domain name, service provider, type of operating system/browser and pages accessed. If you choose to become a registered user of our site and gain access to the wide range of information and services available from Vets-net.com, we will also collect the types of information set forth below as volunteered by you.
The types of veterinary professional information that we collect with registration will include your name, state of license, license number, phone number, best time to call (for confirmation and verification of your registration), email address.
In order to tailor our subsequent communications to you and continuously improve our Web site content and services, we may also ask you to voluntarily provide us with information regarding your personal or professional interests, demographics, experience with our Web site, contact preferences, or other information.
How We Use The Information Collected
Vets-net.com uses your information to better understand your interests and to provide you with better service. Specifically, we use your information to communicate back to you, to update you on the materials available on our Web site and to personalize your Web site visit. We use non-identifying information and site usage traffic patterns to better design our Web site. We share such information with sponsors and advertisers. For example, we may tell an advertiser that X number of individuals visited a certain area on our Web site, or that Y number of veterinary professionals filled out our registration form, but this information would not disclose anything that could be used to identify you individually.
From time to time, we may use your information to notify you about important functionality changes to our Web site, new Vets-net.com services, and special offers we think would be of particular interest to you. We will always give you the opportunity to opt-in or to opt-out of receiving such direct promotional communications. Please see the Opt-in/Opt-out section below.
Vets-net.com may share the personal data you provide on-line with other Vets-net.com entities and/or business partners who are acting on our behalf in order to complete the activities described above (e.g., data processing services). Such Vets-net.com entities and/or business partners will be governed by our privacy policies with respect to use of this data. Otherwise, Vets-net.com does not disclose, sell, trade or let your personal information to others. We may choose to do so in the future with trustworthy third parties, but you will be given the opportunity to tell us whether you do or do not want your information shared by opting-in or opting-out, in which case we will respect your wishes. Please see the Opt-in/Opt-out section below. Additionally, Vets-net.com may release personally identifiable information when we believe, in good faith, that such release is reasonably necessary to (i) comply with law, (ii) enforce or apply the terms of our user agreements or (iii) protect the rights, property or safety of Vets-net.com, our users, or others.
Cookies -- What They Are And How We Use Them
Vets-net.com will not use or share the personally identifiable information you provide to us on-line in ways unrelated to the ones described above without letting you know and offering you a choice of opting-in or opting-out. When you register, you have the opportunity of opting-in or opting-out of receiving unsolicited direct promotional communications from us, and of allowing us to share your personally identifiable information with third parties. If at any time after registering you change your mind about receiving such communications or the sharing of your information, you may do so by sending your opt-in/opt-out requests to us.
Vets-net.com is committed to taking all reasonable steps to protect the personally identifying information that you provide. In order to prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and assure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect on-line. We use industry-standard encryption technologies when receiving or transferring sensitive data such as credit card or personally identifying information.
How to Access, Update Or Correct Your Information
Vets-net.com strives to keep your individual identifying information accurate. As a registered user of our Web site, you can update or correct your information by sending us an email message.
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