Josey Ranch Pet Hospital
Commitment to Your Privacy

This site is owned and operated by Josey Ranch Pet Hospital, P.C., Carrollton, Texas. Your privacy on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. At JRPH, we want to make your experience online satisfying and safe. Because we gather certain types of information about our users, we feel you should fully understand the terms and conditions surrounding the capture and use of that information. This privacy statement discloses what information we gather and how we use it.

INFORMATION JOSEY RANCH PET HOSPITAL GATHERS AND TRACKS


Josey Ranch Pet Hospital gathers two types of information about users:

1. Information that users provide through optional, voluntary submissions.

These are voluntary submissions to receive our electronic newsletters, or through the contact form on our website.

2. Information Josey Ranch Pet Hospital gathers through aggregated tracking

This information is derived mainly by tallying page views throughout our site. This information allows us to better tailor our content to readers' needs. Under no circumstances does Josey Ranch Pet Hospital divulge any information about an individual user to a third party.

Josey Ranch Pet Hospital Gathers User Information In The Following Processes:

Optional Voluntary Information

We offer the following free services, which require some type of voluntary submission of personal information by users:

1. Electronic newsletters (Pet Care Articles)

We offer a free electronic newsletter to users. Josey Ranch Pet Hospital gathers the email addresses of users who voluntarily subscribe. Users may remove themselves from this mailing list by using the unsubscribe button on our home page.

2. Contact Form

Our site users can choose to electronically send a message to Josey Ranch Pet Hospital, using the contact form on our website. The user must provide their email address. This information is used only to respond to the individual who sent the email. The information is not used for any other purpose.

Usage Tracking

Josey Ranch Pet Hospital tracks user traffic patterns throughout our site. However, we do not correlate this information with data about individual users. Josey Ranch Pet Hospital does break down overall usage statistics according to a user's domain name, browser type, and MIME type by reading this information from the browser string (information contained in every user's browser). Josey Ranch Pet Hospital sometimes tracks and catalogs the search terms that users enter in our Search function, but this tracking is never associated with individual users. We use tracking information to determine which areas of our sites users like and don't like based on traffic to those areas. We do not track what individual users read, but rather how well each page performs overall. This helps us continue to build a better service for you.

Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are saved in the browser files of your computer. A cookie can't read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. Josey Ranch Pet Hospital does not use cookies at this time.

USE OF INFORMATION

Josey Ranch Pet Hospital uses any information voluntarily given by our users to enhance their experience with our website. As stated above, we use information that users voluntarily provide in order to send out electronic newsletters. Josey Ranch Pet Hospital never shares newsletter mailing lists with any third parties. We use tracking information to determine which areas of our site users like and don't like based on traffic to those areas. We do not track what individual users read, but rather how well each page performs overall. This helps us continue to build a better service for you. We track search terms entered in Search function as one of many measures of what interests our users. But we don't track which terms a particular user enters. Josey Ranch Pet Hospital creates aggregate reports on user demographics and traffic patterns. We will not disclose any information about any individual user except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to protect the personal safety of our users or the public.

SHARING OF THE INFORMATION

Josey Ranch Pet Hospital uses the above-described information to tailor our content to suit your needs. We will not share information about individual users with any third party, except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to protect the personal safety of our users or the public.

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.