Barrow Hill Veterinary Group Privacy and Cookies Policy
Please note that we we record all calls to the practice for training and monitoring purposes
Data protection and client confidentiality
We will hold records of your name, address and other information from which you and your pet can be identified in combination with their medical history. We only use this information for the purpose of providing veterinary services and we do not pass this information on to third parties unless requested to do so by a veterinary surgeon taking over a case or for animal welfare considerations.
Personal information given via the website www.barrowhill-vet.com is held strictly confidential and will not be distributed or sold to third parties.
We will respect an option to remove you from our marketing or mailing list if so indicated on the ‘update your details’ form on our website.
Protecting your personal details on our website
Barrow Hill Veterinary Group, whose main place of business is Maidstone Road Ashford Kent TN24 8TY, knows that you care how information about you is used and shared and we appreciate your trust in us to do that carefully and sensibly.
The Website is brought to you by Vetwebsites. Barrow Hill Veterinary Group believes it is important to protect your Personal Data (as defined in the Data Protection Act 1998) and we are committed to giving you a personalised service that meets your needs in a way that also protects your privacy.
Our Cookies help:
- make our website work as you’d expect
- remember your settings during and between visits
- improve the security/speed of the site
- allow you to share pages with Facebook;
– collect any personal identifiable information (without your express permission);
– collect any sensitive information (without your express permission);
– pass data to advertising networks;
– pass personally identifiable data to third parties;
– pay sales commissions.
If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies, we take this, and your continued use of our website to mean that you are fine with this.
- contact form validation to prevent spam e-mails being sent
- tracking anonymous visits to website for statistical purposes
This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called analytic programs also tell us if, on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g from a search engine).
To disable Google Analytics, visit this tool – https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Turning Cookies Off
To learn how to disable cookies on browsers please click here. http://support.google.com/accounts/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=61416
No personal information is stored on our website through the use of Google Maps.
The Website may include third-party advertising and links to other websites. We do not provide any personally identifiable customer Personal Data to these advertisers or third-party websites. We exclude all liability for loss that you may incur when using these third party websites.
Barrow Hill Veterinary Group Limited reserves the right to publish client pet photos and reviews from our practice Facebook page on our latest news website Blog posts and other social media such as Google Plus. Should you wish any pet photos be removed from our website or social media pages, please contact our web developer in the first instance at email@example.com and the required image will be removed straight away.
To disallow any further images of your pet on any of our social media and practice website pages, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org or write to us at Barrow Hill Veterinary Group Limited Barrow Hill Veterinary Hospital Maidstone Road Ashford Kent TN24 8TY to update your preference.
We will never use client pet photos in any of our advertising features without prior client consent. We aim to keep the Personal Data we hold about you accurate and up to date. If you tell us that we are holding any inaccurate Personal Data about you, we will delete it or correct it promptly.
Please e-mail us at email@example.com or write to us at Barrow Hill Veterinary Group Limited Barrow Hill Veterinary Hospital Maidstone Road Ashford Kent TN24 8TY to update your Personal Data