Effective Date: 20/05/2023
Information We Collect
- When you voluntarily provide it: We may collect personal information such as your name, email address, postal address, and phone number when you choose to register an account, subscribe to our newsletter, participate in surveys or contests, or make purchases through our website.
- Automatically collected information: We may gather certain information automatically, including your IP address, browser type, device information, operating system, and browsing patterns. This information helps us analyze trends, administer the site, track users’ movements, and improve our services.
Cookies and Tracking Technologies
We utilize cookies and similar tracking technologies to enhance your browsing experience and gather information about how you navigate our website. These technologies may collect data such as your IP address, browser information, and browsing activities. You have the option to manage your cookie preferences through your browser settings.
We are committed to safeguarding your personal information and have implemented appropriate security measures to protect it against unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
However, please note that no method of data transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is completely secure. While we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We respect your privacy rights and do not sell or disclose your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. We may share your information with trusted service providers who assist us in delivering our services, but only to the extent necessary for them to perform their functions on our behalf.
How We Use Your Information
Providing and Improving Services
We use the information you provide to deliver the services you request, such as processing orders, responding to inquiries, and providing customer support.
We may analyze usage data and trends to improve our website’s functionality, tailor our content to better suit your needs, and enhance your overall experience with Petsiu.
We may use your information to personalize your experiences on Petsiu, such as recommending relevant products, articles, or resources based on your interests and preferences.
This personalization allows us to tailor our content to provide you with a more engaging and relevant browsing experience.
We may use your contact information to communicate with you regarding your account, orders, or inquiries.
With your consent, we may also send you promotional emails, newsletters, or updates about new products, services, or special offers that may be of interest to you. You can opt out of receiving such communications at any time.
Website Security and Fraud Prevention
We utilize your information to ensure the security and integrity of our website, protect against unauthorized access, and detect and prevent fraud or other prohibited activities.
We may use and disclose your information as required by law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request. This includes responding to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal proceedings.
We respect your privacy and do not sell or disclose your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. We may, however, share your information with trusted service providers who assist us in delivering our services, such as shipping companies or payment processors. These providers are obligated to protect your information and only use it for the purposes specified by us.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Third-Party Service Providers
We may engage trusted third-party service providers to assist us in delivering our services. These providers may have access to your personal information for the purpose of performing specific tasks on our behalf, such as order fulfillment, payment processing, or customer support. Rest assured that we carefully select and vet these service providers to ensure they meet stringent privacy and security standards.
Legal Compliance and Protection
We may disclose your personal information as required by law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request. This includes responding to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal proceedings.
We may also disclose your information when we believe it is necessary to protect our rights, enforce our policies, investigate potential violations, or prevent fraudulent activities or harm to others.
In the event of a merger, acquisition, sale of assets, or other business transfer, your personal information may be transferred as part of the transaction. We will ensure that any such transfer is conducted in accordance with applicable privacy laws and that your information continues to be protected.
We may share your personal information with third parties if we have obtained your explicit consent to do so. This includes situations where you have opted to participate in a specific program, promotion, or partnership that involves the sharing of your information.
Anonymized and Aggregated Data
We may aggregate and anonymize your personal information to create statistical or demographic insights that do not identify you personally. These insights may be shared with third parties for various purposes, such as marketing analysis, research, or improving our services. Your privacy and anonymity will be preserved in such cases.
We do not sell your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. When you interact with third-party websites or services linked to Petsiu, their own privacy policies, and practices apply. We recommend reviewing the privacy policies of these external websites or services, as we do not have control over their content or practices.
We take reasonable measures to ensure that your personal information is protected against unauthorized access, loss, or alteration. However, no method of transmission or storage is completely secure, and we cannot guarantee the absolute security of your information.
We employ industry-standard security measures to safeguard your personal information and prevent unauthorized access or disclosure. Your data is stored on secure servers with restricted access and robust security protocols.
We use encryption technologies to protect your sensitive information during transmission. This includes employing secure socket layer (SSL) or transport layer security (TLS) encryption when you interact with our website or provide personal information.
We restrict access to your personal information to authorized personnel who have a legitimate need to access it. Our employees, contractors, and service providers are bound by strict confidentiality obligations and undergo appropriate training on data protection.
Regular Security Assessments
We regularly conduct comprehensive security assessments to identify and address potential vulnerabilities. This includes performing penetration testing, vulnerability scanning, and security audits to ensure the ongoing integrity of our systems.
In the event of a data breach or security incident, we have established protocols to promptly respond, mitigate the impact, and notify affected individuals as required by applicable laws.
While we take comprehensive measures to protect your information, it is important for you to also play a role in maintaining the security of your data. We encourage you to choose strong, unique passwords, keep your login credentials confidential, and exercise caution when sharing personal information online.
Our website may contain links to external websites or services that are not owned or controlled by Petsiu. We are not responsible for the security practices or privacy policies of these third-party websites. We recommend reviewing their policies before providing any personal information.
Despite our best efforts, no security system is completely foolproof. We cannot guarantee the absolute security of your information, but we will continue to implement and update security measures to protect it to the best of our abilities.
Your Choices and Rights
Accessing and Updating Your Information
You have the right to access, update, and correct any inaccuracies in the personal information we hold about you. If you would like to review or modify your information, please contact us using the details provided in the “Contact Us” section of our website.
Opting Out of Communications:
You have the choice to opt out of receiving promotional emails, newsletters, or other communications from Petsiu. You can exercise this option by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in the emails or by contacting us directly.
If you wish to update your marketing preferences or restrict our use of your personal information for direct marketing purposes, please contact us. We will promptly update our records based on your instructions.
You have the right to request a copy of your personal information in a structured, commonly used, and machine-readable format. If you would like to exercise this right, please reach out to us using the contact details provided.
Right to Erasure
In certain circumstances, you have the right to request the deletion of your personal information from our systems. However, please note that we may need to retain certain information for legal or legitimate business purposes.
California Privacy Rights
If you are a resident of California, you may have additional privacy rights under the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). These rights include the right to know, the right to delete, and the right to opt out of the sale of personal information. To learn more about your rights and how to exercise them, please refer to our separate “CCPA Privacy Notice.”
Other Applicable Rights
Depending on your jurisdiction, you may have additional privacy rights under local laws. We are committed to upholding these rights and will respond to any valid requests in accordance with applicable regulations.
We strive to fulfill your privacy preferences promptly and transparently. If you have any questions, concerns, or would like to exercise your rights, please contact us using the information provided in the “Contact Us” section of our website. We may require additional information to verify your identity and process your requests. We will make reasonable efforts to respond to your inquiries in a timely manner and in accordance with applicable data protection laws.