Collection of your Personal Information
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, Ragdoll DNA Registry may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:
- First and Last Name
- Mailing Address
- E-mail Address
- Phone Number
- Job Title
- Cattery and any other Feline Registries, organizations, or association affiliations.
If you purchase Ragdoll DNA Registry's products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Ragdoll DNA Registry's public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Use of your Personal Information
Ragdoll DNA Registry collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.
Ragdoll DNA Registry may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Ragdoll DNA Registry and its affiliates.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
Ragdoll DNA Registry may sell, rent, or lease customer information to third parties for the following reasons:
Users are provded unrefutable DNA evidence of Ragdoll parentage for the Ragdolls listed on this website that guarantees accurate pedigrees.
Ragdoll DNA Registry may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is transferred to the third party. Ragdoll DNA Registry may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Ragdoll DNA Registry, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Ragdoll DNA Registry may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Ragdoll DNA Registry or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Ragdoll DNA Registry; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Ragdoll DNA Registry, or the public.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Ragdoll DNA Registry. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Ragdoll DNA Registry website.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Security of your Personal Information
Ragdoll DNA Registry secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Ragdoll DNA Registry uses the following methods for this purpose:
- SSL Protocol
When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.
Children Under Thirteen
Ragdoll DNA Registry does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
Disconnecting your Ragdoll DNA Registry Account from Third Party Websites
You will be able to connect your Ragdoll DNA Registry account to third party accounts. BY CONNECTING YOUR RAGDOLL DNA REGISTRY ACCOUNT TO YOUR THIRD PARTY ACCOUNT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE CONSENTING TO THE CONTINUOUS RELEASE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO OTHERS (IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR PRIVACY SETTINGS ON THOSE THIRD PARTY SITES). IF YOU DO NOT WANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOU, INCLUDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION, TO BE SHARED IN THIS MANNER, DO NOT USE THIS FEATURE. You may disconnect your account from a third party account at any time. Users may learn how to disconnect their accounts from third-party websites by visiting their "My Account" page. Users may also contact us via email or telephone.
Opt-Out & Unsubscribe from Third Party Communications
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from third-party partners of Ragdoll DNA Registry by contacting us here:
- Email: [email protected]
- Phone: 631-848-4526
From time to time, Ragdoll DNA Registry may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from Ragdoll DNA Registry or click on a link therein.
If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from Ragdoll DNA Registry, you may opt out of such communications by Customers may unsubscribe from emails by "replying STOP" or by sending an email to [email protected]
External Data Storage Sites
We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.
Changes to this Statement
Ragdoll DNA Registry welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Ragdoll DNA Registry has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Ragdoll DNA Registry at:
Ragdoll DNA Registry
Effective as of July 15, 2018