Privacy Policy

We are thankful for all the generous donations we have received this year.  Due to a computer scam we lost a great deal of our donors  names who normally would be thanked on our site. 

WE DO THANK YOU FOR ALL OF YOUR SUPPORT

 

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. have a few fundamental principles:   We will not ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
 

  •     We will not share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights. 
  •     We will not store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services. (For example: we don’t save comments that get submitted to our Akismet comment spam blocking service unless they were marked as false positives; in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.)


Below is our privacy policy which incorporates these goals: German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites. Website Visitors Like most website operators, German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. visitors use its website. From time to time, German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website. German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. GSRCNY, Inc. does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below. Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information Certain visitors to German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. websites choose to interact with German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. in ways that require German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at our site gsrcny1.org, to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. by purchasing one of our products  are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc.. German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities. Aggregated Statistics German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. may monitor gsrcny1.org or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc.'s behalf or to provide services available at German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc.'s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc.'s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc., third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. website and have supplied your email address, German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies:

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. uses cookies to help German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. identify and track visitors, their usage of German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. website, and their website access preferences. German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc.'s website, with the drawback that certain features of German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc.'s website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Privacy Policy Changes:

Although most changes are likely to be minor, German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc.'s sole discretion. German Shepherd Rescue of Central New York, Inc. encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

 

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