How We Collect Information About You
Information You Voluntarily Provide. Pawmetto Lifeline collects and maintains certain personal information about you when you send us an e-mail or complete any of our online forms, such as when you request information from us, make a donation, subscribe to our online newsletters, or forward a web page, electronic postcard, or electronic newsletter. Such information may include your name, mailing address, and e-mail address; it may also include the e-mail addresses of those to whom you forward Pawmetto Lifeline electronic content, and any other information collected in the forms. You may be asked to provide credit card information to become a member of Pawmetto Lifeline, contribute to Pawmetto Lifeline, purchase certain information or materials from Pawmetto Lifeline, or subscribe to various Pawmetto Lifeline publications.
Other Information. Pawmetto Lifeline also collects certain other information that cannot identify you personally when you visit our web site. This information includes your IP address and your domain name. Pawmetto Lifeline logs these IP addresses and domain names, and aggregates them for system administration and to monitor the use of our site. We use the aggregated information to measure the number of visits to our site, the average time spent on our site, the number of pages viewed, and various other site statistics. This monitoring helps us to provide a more useful and engaging online experience to Pawmetto Lifeline visitors, and helps us to improve the quality of our content.
Ways Information About You Is Used
We may use the information you voluntarily provided to contact you regarding animal-related issues we feel you may be interested in, to keep you updated regarding Pawmetto Lifeline programs, and to extend an invitation to you to support our programs. We may also send such information to the people whose e-mail addresses you provide when forwarding Pawmetto Lifeline electronic content. When we do so, our sole intent is to enlarge our family of informed animal advocates and organizational supporters. Every recipient of our electronic communications can quickly and easily "opt out" of future such communications by following the instructions on any electronic communication we send.
Pawmetto Lifeline does not sell or share your information with any party other than those necessary to process relevant information (such as credit card processing).
Security.Pawmetto Lifeline uses generally accepted industry-standard security systems, software, and encryption technologies to protect against unauthorized access to Pawmetto Lifeline servers, equipment, and other components of our online presence. This includes using industry-standard security systems to protect credit card processing information.