PRIVACY POLICY

 

Patterdale & Lakeland Terrier Rehome U.K takes your privacy seriously. We are committed to protecting your personal information. This policy sets out how Patterdale & Lakeland Terrier Rehome U.K uses the information that you provide us with in order to help further our work in protecting dog welfare.

 

PRIVACY POLICY - AND HOW WE USE IT

 

We are a rescue and rehoming organisation. We Rescue, Rehabilitate and Rehome.

 

Patterdale & Lakeland Terrier Rehome U.K collects information from the public in a number of ways, for example when a member of the public adopts a dog from us, or when we ask for virtual home tours and also when you fill out our online application forms/emails. This may include such information as your name and address, date of birth, contact details and any relevant information needed when rehoming a dog. We use this information to provide and improve our services and to look after the welfare of the dogs in our care.

 

If you support Patterdale & Lakeland Terrier Rehome U.K by making a donation, we will ask for information that enables us to administer your donation. This may include information such as your bank details, name, date of birth, address, email, telephone number. We will use this information you provide to give you the services or information you require, and to send you a thank you letter.

 

HOW THE LAW APPLIES TO USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

Patterdale & Lakeland Terrier Rehome U.K will only use your data if we have:

 

A legal obligation to use or disclose information about you e.g. information relating to incidents involving dangerous dogs for insurance purposes under the Dangerous Dogs Act:

We also require to share your personal details with the microchip data company in order to register you as the legal owner of the dog which will be done 4 weeks after adoption.

 

In extreme situations, such as accidents or medical emergencies, we may share your personal details with the emergency services.

 

THIRD PARTIES


We will not provide your personal data to any third party other than those identified or described in this policy.

 

OUR INTERESTS

We believe Patterdale & Lakeland Terrier Rehome U.K followers and supporters share our aims and the work we do and want to know how they can continue to help us. Unless you tell us not to, we believe you are happy for us to process (keep and use) your personal information and we will not keep your personal information for longer than we specify below unless you expressly request it (where the law allows). This is the length of time that we will continue to contact you.

 

ADOPTER

For those who have adopted a dog from us, we would like to stay in contact with you throughout that dogs life. We have Full Rescue Back-up in place, therefore we would need your details for this should we need to contact you, or you us.

 

COOKIES

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. This website may use cookies from time to time which allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website and help us to continue developing the website so that you have the best possible experience. . 

 

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you personally, other than the data you choose to share with us.

 

We will not sell, distribute or rent your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you relevant information which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

CHANGES TO THIS POLICY

We may update this policy from time to time. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.