Information We Collect
There are three different ways is which we collect information:
From online donations through PayPal we collect only name; address, and e-mail address.
From over-the-counter donations we collect name, address and phone number and a credit card swipe (no imprint) if you elect that method of payment.
From pet adoptions, intakes and owner-claims we collect name; address, home/cell/work phone numbers, e-mail address and a credit card swipe (no imprint) if you elect that method of payment.
How the Information is Used
TALGV uses your information to complete a transaction (e.g. adoption/intake/claim or donation). For donations we will send you an acknowledgement for your tax purposes. Credit card swipes are used only for donation or payment processing and card numbers or imprints are not retained for any purpose.
No Sharing of Personal Information
TALGV does not sell, rent, lease or share your personal information with any other organization without your specific written authorization.
TALGV is committed to ensuring the security of your personal information. TALGV has management procedures to ensure the proper use of your information and prevent unauthorized access. TALGV staff who need to access your data to process a transaction are all bound by a non-disclosure agreement. Credit Card payments are processed through Wells Fargo Merchant Services who use the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standards that apply to all credit card and debit card transactions. These security standards are internationally recognized best practices for cardholder data security and are intended to ensure that cardholder data is appropriately protected at all points in the course of a transaction.
TALGV’s website does not send cookies to public users. Cookies are only sent to logged-in members of TALGV’s organization to recognize when they have visited the website.
Children’s Online Privacy
TALGV does not knowingly collect any personal information from any child under the age of 13 years.
Links to Outside Sites
TALGV’s website links to documents located on websites maintained by other organizations or individuals. Once you link to another website, please be aware that TALGV is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.
Approved by TALGV Board of Directors on 21 August 2014