Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how the Humane Society of Jefferson County uses and protects any information that you give the Humane Society of Jefferson County when you use this website.

The Humane Society of Jefferson County is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide information when using this website, it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. Most importantly that means we never give any of your information to third parties.

The Humane Society of Jefferson County may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. This policy is effective from November 14, 2015.

What We Collect

We collect only your name and e-mail address when you use our contact form.

What We Do With the Information

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new services, special offers, or other information about the Humane Society of Jefferson County which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How We Use Cookies

A cookie is a small file placed on your computer’s hard drive. The cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.

Links to Other Websites

Our website contains links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling Your Personal Information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following way:

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about the Humane Society of Jefferson County or third parties which we think you may find interesting. If you no longer wish to receive e-mails from the Humane Society of Jefferson County you can unsubscribe at any time by using the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the e-mail.