Who We Are
www.ProudDogMom.com is a website owned by Proud Dog Mom, LLC. The Website gives users the ability to consume canine-related content such as training tips, health, treat recipes, and viral stories. None of the information on this website should be used to replace your veterinarian. The website is not run by veterinarians, nor is the information on The Website written by veterinarians. Please refer to the disclaimer below.
We may, in our sole discretion, change or discontinue any or all aspects of The Website at any time, without notice, and without liability to you.
The Type of Information The Website Collects
Through Our Newsletter Sign Up Forms
The Website may request your e-mail address in order to contact you and/or deliver content at your request. We may ask for your e-mail address to send you weekly newsletters. If at any time The Website were to collect personally identifying information, such as your name, email address, address, or telephone number, it would only be with your specific knowledge and consent. Additional information, such as your age or gender, may also be requested.
When visitors leave comments on the Website, we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
The Website provides a contact form to allow readers and potential business partners the ability to contact Proud Dog Mom, LLC’s owners directly. Your submissions are kept in our inbox for a certain period for customer service purposes. Proud Dog Mom, LLC does not use the information submitted to us for marketing purposes.
We use Google Analytics to automatically collect information about your computer when you visit The Website, including without limitation, the type of browser software you use, the operating system you are running, the Website that referred you, the content you’re consuming, how long you are on the Website, and your Internet Protocol (IP) address.
How the Website Uses Information Provided by You
Your e-mail address will be used, at your request, to send you a weekly newsletter. This is content which may include marketing information about products or services. If you provide personally identifiable information, it will be used to provide you with the service(s) you have requested. We may also use the information to communicate with you about new features, products or services, and/or to improve the services that we offer by tailoring them to your needs.
We may also provide your information to our advertisers so they can serve ads to you that meet your needs or match your interests. While Proud Dog Mom, LLC will seek to require third party advertisers to follow appropriate privacy policies and will not authorize them to use your information except for the express purpose for which it is provided, Proud Dog Mom, LLC does not bear any responsibility for any actions or policies of third parties. There may also be occasions when we are legally required to provide access to our database in order to cooperate with police investigations or other legal proceedings. In those instances, the information is provided only for that purpose.
In addition, we reserve the right to use the information we collect about your computer, which may at times be able to identify you, for any lawful business purpose, including without limitation to, help diagnose problems with our servers, to gather broad demographic information, and to otherwise administer The Website. While your personal identity information is used only as outlined above, we reserve the right to use, transfer, sell, and share aggregated, anonymous data about our users as a group for any business purpose, such as analyzing usage trends and seeking compatible advertisers and partners.
In the event all, or a portion of, the assets owned or controlled by Proud Dog Mom LLC, its parent, or any subsidiary or affiliated entity are sold, assigned, transferred or acquired by another company, the information from and/or about The Website’s users may be among the transferred assets.
Some of our advertisers occasionally serve you cookies as well. We do not have control over cookies placed by advertisers.
What Rights You Have Over Your Data
If you have an account on this site, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Newsletter Sign Up Information
You are able to unsubscribe to our newsletter at any time. If you have any issues with terminating your subscription then simply email Proud Dog Mom, LLC at the email address below and the Website owners will remove your information from their account.