Please review this online privacy policy carefully. The purpose of our website is to inform and enlighten visitors of the issues that face companion pets in the Midlands and to engage them in the fight for animal welfare through various means as well as to promote the adoption of shelter animals. While visiting our Website you do not have to tell us who you are or reveal identifying information about yourself. There are areas of our website in which visitors can provide personally identifying information, for example when giving donations or participating in contests or surveys, etc. The following explains how that information may be used.

Pawmetto Lifeline reserves the right to modify the Privacy Policy at any time without notice. Your continued use of demonstrates your acceptance of these terms.

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.

Pawmetto Lifeline uses cookies in order to make the results available for your on-site searches. Cookies are not used for any other reason on this site. A cookie is a small file that is sent out by a web site, accepted by the user's browser, and placed on the user's hard drive. You can always set your browser to warn of cookies being placed, and then chose which cookies you want to accept. Pawmetto Lifeline does not match any information gathered by cookies with personal information you may have voluntarily submitted to Pawmetto Lifeline.

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).


Pawmetto Lifeline does provide links to other websites for the purposes of providing our supporters with other resources that we feel will be of value to them. It is incumbent upon the user to determine if the privacy policy of the linked website is satisfactory to them. Pawmetto Lifeline accepts no liability for other websites privacy policy, activities or security provided through links from our website.


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.

Contacting Pawmetto Lifeline

If you would like to contact Pawmetto Lifeline about correcting information we might have collected, or if you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or would like to unsubscribe, please e-mail us at