Cookies & this site
To track the needs and wants of site visitors, like many websites, this site uses Google Analytics. However it also uses (and recommends) and Statcounter.com These are used to collect information about how visitors find and use our site and the pages people visit.
We receive no personal identifable information about visitors from cookies & nor would we want to (unless you send us an email in which case you'll have given us your email address or you call to have a chat and leave your number for us to call you back, that sort of thing). Cookies are all about helping us understand your needs, what you are looing for and how we can make this website better for all our visitors. For instance, if we know that a lot of people want information on animal charities relevant to a particular species, then we will create a page on how you can help that species. Our new Help a Species section is on its way shortly.
Cookies on this website may also track when you leave this site to other websites. Sometimes if you choose to buy from these sites, we may or may not receive a commission. This commission is used for continue to build sites which strengthen the animal-human bond & help the animal kingdom, such as Get Active with Animals and to provide for the running of this website. All the websites you go to will have their own privacy & cookie policies, terms & conditions, refunds & returns policies, legals etc.
So what do you need to do so far as this site goes?
This is all about choice - your choice
Remember that this legislation is all about giving you, the website visitor, the choice to express preferences over the way in which track your visit or not. It’s all about exercising the power of control, if you want to.
Rest assured that your privacy is uppermost in my mind and I keep the cookies on my site to a minimum.