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Our Commitment To Privacy
FidoseofReality.com visitor privacy is of utmost importance. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on FidoseofReality.com website. We may ask for email or name to enter a contest.
The Way We Use Information:
We use your email address to answer email we receive and enter contests. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties. You can register with our website if you would like to receive our newsletter as well as RSS feed. You may opt out at any time.
How To Contact Us
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Terms of Usage
1. Acceptance of This Agreement
FidoseofReality.com. Your access to and use of this website (“the Website”) is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions. You will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. By using the Website you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using this Website.
The contents of this Website do not constitute advice and should not be relied upon in making or refraining from making, any decision. Please consult your veterinarian for any emergency issues with your dog. Opinions expressed are just that: opinions.
3. Changes to Website, Software, and Services
FidoseofReality.com reserves the right to:
- Change or remove (temporarily or permanently) the Website or any part of it without notice and you confirm that FidoseofReality.com shall not be liable to you for any such change or removal.
- Change, remove, or discontinue any software, service, or promotion (including but not limited to any previsions, parts thereof, licensing, pricing) as advertised on this website at any time without notice and you confirm that FidoseofReality.com shall not be liable for any such change or removal.
- Change or discontinue any contests at anytime with notice and you confirm that FidoseofReality.com shall not be liable for any such change or removal.
- Change this Agreement at any time, and your continued use of the Website following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change.
4. Links to Third Party Websites
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For these purposes “Intellectual Property Rights” includes the following (wherever and whenever arising and for the full term of each of them): any patent, trademark, trade name, service mark, service name, design, design right, copyright, database right, moral rights, know how, trade secret and other confidential information, rights in the nature of any of these items in any country, rights in the nature of unfair competition rights and rights to sue for passing off or other similar intellectual or commercial right (in each case whether or not registered or registrable) and registrations of and applications to register any of them.
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FidoseofReality.com makes no warranty that the functionality of the Website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that the Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.
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In the event that any provision of this Agreement is declared by any judicial or other competent authority to be void, voidable, illegal or otherwise unenforceable or indications of the same are received by either you or us from any relevant competent authority, we shall amend that provision in such reasonable manner as achieves the intention of the parties without illegality or, at our discretion, such provision may be severed from this Agreement and the remaining provisions of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.
9. Applicable Law and Dispute
This Agreement and all matters arising from it are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States of America whose courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all disputes arising in connection with this Agreement and the place of performance of this Agreement is agreed by you to be the United States of America.
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These terms and conditions together with any documents expressly referred to in them, contain the entire Agreement between us relating to the subject matter covered and supersede any previous Agreements, arrangements, undertakings or proposals, written or oral: between us in relation to such matters. No oral explanation or oral information given by any party shall alter the interpretation of these terms and conditions. In agreeing to these terms and conditions, you have not relied on any representation other than those expressly stated in these terms and conditions and you agree that you shall have no remedy in respect of any misrepresentation which has not been made expressly in this Agreement.
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First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.
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FidoseofReality.com reserves the right to add, delete, or modify any provision this Agreement at any time without notice.
THIRD PARTY USE OF INFORMATION
Fidose of Reality may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.
Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.
The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:
Google Analytics – This service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.
At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. This list may be amended from time to time in the Website’s sole discretion.
Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, we may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.
Contest and Giveaway Rules and Regulations:
No Purchase Necessary to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. Just follow the Official Rules below for all the details.
1. Can I Participate?
This contest is open to all residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years or older as of contest start date, except as provided in Paragraph 6 below or as otherwise indicated in each individual contest or giveaway.
2. How Do I Enter?
Per form or as specified in the contest.
3. What Can I Win?
See contest post details.
4. How Do I Win?
Winners will be selected by Fidose of Reality staff within several days of contest ending. All expenses and incidentals not mentioned above are the responsibility of the winners. No substitution or transfer of prize or cash redemption is permitted, but Fidose of Reality and/or sponsors may, at its option, substitute cash value or another prize it believes is of equal or greater value. Taxes are the responsibility of each winner. Odds of winning each prize will be determined by the number of eligible entries received. All prizes will be awarded.
5. How Do I Find Out If I Won?
Prize winners will be notified by within approximately 5 days after the date of the drawing. If a potential winner declines to accept the prize, forfeits the prize, has violated any contest rule, does not respond to award notification by the date listed on notification, or is found to be ineligible, the winner will be disqualified. Winners hereby release Fidose of Reality and sponsors and its employees, affiliates, agents, and representatives from all liability and responsibility of any kind which is related in any way to the prize (including without limitation any property loss, damage, personal injury or death) and consent to the use of their names and likenesses for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. Prize winners may be required to sign a Liability/Publicity Release.
6. Who Cannot Participate?
Employees of Fidose of Reality and sponsors and their immediate families, and persons living in the same household as such employees, and persons associated with Fidose of Reality and sponsor advertising and promotion agencies.
7. General Conditions.
Open to residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia and Canada. Void where prohibited by law. This contest is subject to all applicable Federal, State and local laws and regulations. By entering the contest, each entrant agrees to be bound by these rules and the decisions of Fidose of Reality and sponsors, whose decisions are final and binding in all respects.
8. How Do I Obtain a Winners List?
Winner will be announced on the blog on date indicated.
9. How Will Disputes Be Handled?
Each entrant agrees that:
A. Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved by binding arbitration. If the parties cannot agree on an arbitrator, each party shall select one arbitrator and both arbitrators shall then select a third. The third arbitrator so selected shall arbitrate said dispute. The arbitration shall be governed by the rules of the American Arbitration Association then in force and effect;
B. Any and all claims, judgments, damages and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this contest, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and
C. Under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and each entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, and consequential damages, and any other damages (other than actual out-of-pocket expenses), and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
D. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Fidose of Reality and sponsors in connection with this contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Pennsylvania, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Pennsylvania.
10. Who Is The Sponsor Of Fidose of Reality Contests?
This promotion is sponsored by Fidose of Reality and sponsor(s)of prizes. Sponsors reserve the right to cancel this contest at any time and substitute another in its place. Fidose of Reality cannot control nor be held responsible for the sponsor not fulfilling the prize nor do we offer substitutions.
Blog Copyright and Content Policies
am a journalist, blogger, and dog mom who is heavily ensconced in the pet world and pet industry. Dogs are my life and my career. I am not your dog’s veterinarian. This blog is a balance of well-researched and hands-on tips and advice coupled with expert feedback and fact. Always check with your dog’s traditional vet, holistic vet, or veterinary nutritionist before making any major changes to your dog’s regimen.
Logos, trademarks, images, content, and text on this blog belong to FidoseofReality.com unless otherwise noted. You may not sell, reproduce, modify, or duplicate any of this blog’s content. You are allowed to link to FidoseofReality.com but we ask you include our blog’s name in the link.
Last updated 07/24/17
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