The Privacy Statement we have developed and explained below extensively covers all topics related to our use, disclosure, transfer and protection of your personal information. We kindly ask you to reserve a moment to get acquainted with our views on the collection and safeguarding of your private data. Please note that if you continue your activity on our website, you agree to be bound by our practices regarding online privacy and security.
HappyPetz.com conducts its activity in full compliance with the jurisdiction applicable and enforceable in the state of Malta
Websites generally keep records of personally identifiable information which is further employed in service completion, optimization and improvement. HappyPetz.com may require users to disclose personal data mandatory for:
1.Registration and newsletter subscription. We recommend our users to create an account in order to benefit from the whole array of features we make available for the members of our community and to take advantage of our regular promotions, special discounts and product reviews.
2.Website enhancement. The personal data you provide, together with records of your navigational preferences when browsing our website, constitute relevant and valuable information which set the main grounds for product, content, service and advertisement improvement and customization.
3.Order completion, including payment and shipment. HappyPetz.com will inquire about your name, e-mail, billing and delivery address, compulsory for purchasing products on our website.
4.Product sharing. When you send gift certificates to your friends or family, when you e-mail a product or a wish list to someone else or when you invite others to create an account on our website, review a product or leave a comment on our news articles, HappyPetz.com may collect their information, more specifically name and email address, for upcoming promotions or special offers.
5.User content publishing. Whenever you choose to benefit from the interactive features of our website, such as product reviews, comments to news articles or testimonials regarding your personal experience with our services, HappyPetz.com will record the data you voluntarily provide us.
Under no circumstances will HappyPetz.com treat the private data you provide to us as suitable for mercantile actions. We will not sell, lease, share, exchange or trade your personal information with a third party for our own commercial purposes, in order to gain financial benefits or for advertisement prospects.
We will disclose personal information to our strategic partners who help us fulfill our services, such as order completion and delivery operations. All the third parties to whom HappyPetz.com transmits your private data are obligated to ensure the safety and security of the information they are given access to.
HappyPetz.com will also disclose your personal information whenever deemed as necessary by legal authorities within or outside the boundaries of your residential area and whenever disclosure is considered appropriate for matters of public importance.
HappyPetz.com may and will disclose personal data about you if this course of action is mandatory in order to protect and enforce our operations, our services, our property, our own security and the security and privacy of our users.
You should also note that in the event of company merging or reorganization, we will reveal your private data, along with our database and all records of the activity of our users, to our new partners, affiliates or administrators.
HappyPetz.com commits to taking all mandatory precautions for appropriately safeguarding the private data that we collect on the grounds outlined and explained above. We ensure that all necessary measures are implemented in order to prevent information theft, loss and misuse, along with unauthorized access to the data provided.
HappyPetz.com uses the Security Socket Layer (SSL) for accurately encrypting and securing your private data. We make sustained and consistent efforts to ensure a stress-free environment which meets all standards of security, while still granting a user-friendly website.
You are obligated by the current law to refrain from disclosing false data, attempting to conceal your IP, impersonating a different entity and accessing an account which was not created with your personal information. It is strictly forbidden to provide false data or data which is not updated and not valid in the present. Such attempts may lead to account termination and restriction of use.
HappyPetz.com utilizes cookies in order to gain better insight into user behavior and record the specific parts of the website that are accessed by visitors. The data we collect through cookies refers to Internet Protocol (IP) address, service provider, browser preferences, language and operating system, all categorized as non-personal information. This type of information helps HappyPetz.com to increase the effectiveness of advertisement, the accuracy of the search engine and the responsiveness of certain features and options favored by our users.
Cookies store files on your hard disk through your browser. The process may be declined by correspondingly adjusting the settings of your browser. However, we recommend the acceptance of cookie usage in order to benefit from an improved and customized website experience.
Third party cookies rarely result in adverse effects for online surfing, as they do not account for a fully functional environment, but rather for tracking purposes employed in conversion analysis.
As a company whose focus is the overall experience of the consumer, HappyPetz.com uses data mining in order to analyze the relationship between factors related to the activity of the company, such as costs, services and products and external, objective factors, such as customer demographics and economic data. The information we thus gather about our customers is further analyzed in order to establish how the afore-mentioned factors influence sales and consumer satisfaction, as well as to discover methods of improving the marketing strategies.
HappyPetz.com uses data mining in order to keep accurate records of the products that a customer has purchased from the website. This information allows us to send targeted offers and promotional products to customer segments according to the specific interest they have previously shown in certain product categories.
HappyPetz.com collaborates with a range of affiliates in order to increase visibility and appeal to a wider range of customers. As part of the affiliate program we have developed and implemented on our website, HappyPetz.com will advertise banners, links and visuals belonging to a third party. Please note that we assume no responsibility regarding the privacy practices implemented by third-party websites, nor will we be held responsible for the methods of data collection, storage and disclosure operated by our partners. For a full account of the approach to privacy employed by any website which may be advertised on HappyPetz.com, please check their policy and make sure you comply with their regulations.
The content can be freely accessed by any type of audience. However, only adults of legal age can place orders and complete payments on our website.
HappyPetz.com conducts its activity in full compliance with the jurisdiction applicable and enforceable in the state of Malta.
HappyPetz.com is entitled to change the provisions of the Privacy Statement whenever this type of action is considered appropriate for service enhancement, website customization or compliance with new regulations. These modifications will be implemented without prior notice, so we kindly ask you to recheck this Privacy Statement as often as possible, in order to confirm your acceptance of the updated version.
HappyPetz is property of Aldakrome Ltd., registration number C61441, with the registered address at 89, St. John Street, 1165 VLT, Valletta, Malta.
This policy was last updated on the 5nd of January, 2015.