Last updated: 15-05-2018
We take the security of your information very seriously and will not pass your details to any third party other than to provide the Service (on-line dog show entry and show publications).
Higham Press Ltd (the owners of dog.biz) are registered with the Government Public UK Data Protection Registrar.)
Controllers of Personal Information
Any personal information provided to or gathered by dog.biz is controlled by Higham Press Ltd, New Street, Higham, Alfreton, Derbyshire DE55 6BP. Dog.biz acts as data processor on behalf of the data controller.
Your Rights As A Data Subject
Higham Press will use your personal information for additional purposes where you might reasonably expect us to do so, for catalogues, results etc, the benefits of doing so are not outweighed by your own interests or fundamental rights of freedoms. The Law calls this ‘Legitimate Interests ’ condition for processing.
Where we ask for consent this will be usually for marketing purposes by email or dog.biz news, which you can opt in or out off using the tick box in the personal data section of your dog.biz account.
How do we use the information we receive?
When you sign-up for our Service you are asked for personal and other information. This information enables us to provide the Service and other features connected to the dog.biz web site. It also enables us to communicate with you.
May I choose what information I disclose?
Yes. While we need certain information to provide the Service other information is optional. During the sign-up mandatory and optional information is identified so that you may choose accordingly.
May I choose what communications I receive?
Yes. The notification option in My Notifications allows you to select the e-mail communications that you receive from us. You may change these options at any time.
Can I review or change the personal information I previously disclosed?
You can edit and update your Personal Information so that it is kept current at any time.
What kind of security is used to protect my information?
Payment - We do not deal with the financial transactions and therefore do not know or store Credit Card information. The financial transactions are made through SagePay ("Sage") using their secure systems server and encryption.
All other information resides on a secure and protected server used by dog.biz
Will you delete any of my information?
You can delete your own account by using the Delete My Account feature provided on the site. This will permanently delete all your information from the dog.biz site.
At our discretion we may delete your information if you fail to pay any fees due.
At our discretion we will delete any offensive material or any other material that we think is not appropriate.
We will terminate your account without warning or re-imbursement of fees if your account is used in an inappropriate way.
Any refunds will be made at the discretion of Higham Press Limited.
Individual Show Society refund policies can usually be found in the Rules & Regulations printed in the appropriate Show Schedules.
If you have posed for a photograph at dog shows, this means you have given us consent to add the image to the Higham Press website. If at any point you would like your picture deleted from the website, please do not hesitate to contact us and it will be removed.
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The Cookies we use..
Cookie: User account session cookie
Purpose: This cookie is used to remember a unique Session ID number which is then referred to and used to anonymously identify and record that the user is logged in. This cookie allows dog.biz to provide unique content for that user. The secure accounts area cannot work without this cookie.