Privacy Policy - Rescues 2the Rescue

Privacy Policy

Rescues 2the Rescue Privacy Policy

June 9, 2015

This Privacy Policy discloses R2R’s privacy practices that apply to websites, social media, and any additional information we gather from as well as submissions by you. R2R, “we,” “us,” or “our” refers to Rescues 2the Rescue, a program of the International Fund for Animal Welfare, Inc. (IFAW) and the Working Dogs for Conservation Foundation (WDC). BY USING THE SITE AND SERVICES OR PROVIDING INFORMATION YOU CONSENT TO THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE WEBSITE OR PROVIDE US WITH YOUR INFORMATION.

Information Collected

R2R collects and stores two types of information from you: 1) Personal Information and 2) Non-Personal Information.

Personal Information identifies you personally, such as your name, email, address, telephone number, credit card billing information, and any other information provided by you or related to the services we provide or that you request. If you do not want R2R to collect your Personal Information, please do not use this website.

Non-Personal Information does NOT identify you personally, and may include technical information, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address; demographic information, such as your gender; or website statistics, such as usage. R2R collects Non-Personal Information from all website visitors. If you do not want R2R to collect Non-Personal Information, do not visit this website.

How Information is Collected

R2R may collect information from your voluntary submissions and applications, your interactive participation in our program, third parties, tracking technology such as cookies, and/or other tracking technology.

Use of Information

R2R uses the information collected to provide members with information on candidate dogs and currently listed dogs; deliver products and services to you, such as trainer applications and educational programs; administer the website; offer new or improved services to you; conduct internal analyses and management assessments; and communicate with you regarding updates and changes to our policies or program.

Sharing and Disclosure of Information

By completing an application and being approved for membership by R2R, your Personal Information will be shared with other R2R members. R2R does not authorize members to use the Personal Information of members for any purpose other than those purposes associated with the R2R program. R2R does not authorize members to solicit donations or sell products to other members. If you do not want your Personal Information shared with other R2R members, do not use this website or apply for membership.

R2R does not place third party advertising on its website or disclose Personal Information to third party advertisers or marketers. We do not disclose Personal Information to parties that are not members without your permission unless the disclosure is necessary to provide services you have requested or the Personal Information is already publicly available. R2R will disclose Personal Information that is required by law, such as in response to a government subpoena or in litigation. R2R may share information with third parties, agents, or independent contractors as required for R2R’s internal administration and maintenance of the website.

Edit Information or Cancel Participation

You can edit the information we maintain or opt out of the program at any time by emailing [email protected].

Privacy Policy Changes

R2R reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy. Revisions will include the date revised. If the change is material, we will post to the website and/or obtain your permission if required by law.


No Internet transmissions can be guaranteed to be 100 % secure. Therefore, R2R cannot warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us. You understand that any information you provide us is at your own risk.

Governing Law

This Privacy Policy and the practices of R2R are subject to the United States laws where R2R provides its services.

Contact Information

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, please contact [email protected].

Success stories

Wicket was a year old and had been at the shelter for six months. Her history was unknown. She had recently been spayed by a shelter “angel” hoping to make her more appealing for adoption. But not many people want a dog who constantly whines, barks, and literally bounces off the walls of her kennel. But…

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Photo credit: Kurt Wilson
Rescues2theRescue is a program created by
International Fund for Animal Welfare
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