Thank you for visiting ProjectCanine.org, a website developed and maintained by Project Canine to support our mission of facilitating compassionate healing, learning, and connection through certified therapy animals.
What Information about Me Does Project Canine Collect and Store?
Project Canine adheres to the highest standards of ethical practices in all of our operations and is dedicated to protecting the privacy of all visitors to our website. One of the basic principles we follow is minimizing the amount of information we collect. We ask only for the information we need to provide the service you’ve requested. As a result, what information we collect and store depends almost entirely on how you choose to make use of our website and our services. Read further to find out more.
We collect and store information that you enter into this website or provide to us via other means, including third-party websites or resources. For example, if you enroll in a class, exam, or practice lab, make a donation, send us an email inquiry, or sign up for our newsletter, we collect and store some or all of the information you provide. This might include your name, address, phone number, and email address, and information about your dog, as well as the message contents of emails.
Project Canine offers you a wide variety of programs and opportunities for direct participation and for providing support (financial or otherwise). We use the personal information you provide to process class, exam, and practice lab enrollments; to send donation requests and confirmations; to sign you up for Project Canine sponsored events and programs; to provide customer service; or to respond to general inquiries.
We do not sell, rent, or share your personal information with anyone without expressly providing notification to you at the time you provide the information.
Anonymous Information: Traffic Data
We never use or install spyware on your computer, nor do we use spyware to retrieve information from your computer.
Mail and Email Communications
Periodically, we send out mailings and emails pertinent to Project Canine, including information on programs and events and solicitations for financial support. You can unsubscribe to these communications at any time by using the “unsubscribe” text link at the bottom of the email.
We use third-party providers to perform functions on our behalf, such as registrations, credit card processing, marketing, analytics, etc. These entities have access to the personal information needed to perform their functions as well as to the information you directly provide and are contractually obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of that personal information. They are restricted from using, selling, distributing, or altering this data in any way other than to provide the requested services to our website.
Social Networks and Other Communications Forums
We may use or disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to applicable law or comply with legal process served on us or the website; (b) protect and defend our rights or property, the website, or our users; and (c) act under emergency circumstances to protect the personal safety of us, our affiliates and agents, the users of this website, or the public.
Our website is published in the United States. The laws of the State of Washington shall govern in any and all disputes, including privacy or defamation issues or other concerns.
Opt-out and Correction Procedures
You may opt out of receiving email messages and other communications. You can stop receiving broadcast email communications from us at any time by selecting the “unsubscribe” text link provided at the bottom of email communications. You may also contact us at info@ProjectCanine.org to correct or update personal information that you have previously provided to us or to stop receiving mailings.
If you have any questions or comments about this privacy notice, please contact us at info@ProjectCanine.org or 1037 NE 65th St. #193, Seattle, WA 98115.
Last updated September 7, 2017.