How We Collect Information About You
Information You Voluntarily Provide. HSWC collects and maintains certain personal information about you when you send us an e-mail or complete any of our forms, such as when you adopt a pet from us or make a donation. Such information may include your name, mailing address, e-mail address, types of pets owned by you and various demographic data such as age, family size and Internet use.
Other Information. The HSWC also collects certain other information that cannot identify you personally when you visit our web site. This information includes your IP address and your domain name. We log these IP addresses and domain names and aggregate them for system administration and to monitor the use of our site. We use the aggregated information to measure the number of visits to our site, the average time spent on our site, the number of pages viewed, and various other site statistics. This monitoring helps us to provide a more useful and engaging online experience to hswaynepets.org visitors, and to improve the quality of our content.
We may use the information you voluntarily provided to contact you regarding animal-related issues we feel you may be interested in, to keep you updated regarding HSWC's programs, and to extend an invitation to support our various fundraising programs.
Security. The HSWC uses generally accepted, industry standard security systems, software and encryption technologies to protect against unauthorized access to HSWC servers, equipment and other component of HSWC's online presence.