SVS Equine respects your right to privacy. This section contains information on our policy to protect the privacy of your personal data.
Customers are advised that we record two general levels of information about their visit on our website. The first level comprises statistical and other analytical information collected on an aggregate and non-individual specific basis of all browsers who visit the site. The second is information which is personal or particular to a specific visitor who knowingly chooses to provide that information. Any information which you provide is not made available to any third parties, and is used by SVS Equine only in line with the purpose for which you provided it.
The statistical and analytical information provides general and not individually specific information about the number of people who visit this website; the number of people who return to this site; the pages they visit; where they were before they came to this site and the page in the site at which they exited.
Through this website you may have an opportunity to send us information, such as through the “contact us form”, “contact us” section, subscribe to our newsletter, ask a question on our live chat platform or complete an online purchase. By choosing to participate in these, you will be providing us with some level of personal information relating to you.
These personal data categories include:
Name, address, contact details such as telephone number, mobile phone number, email address, shipping address, bank details and marketing categories.
This information will only be used by SVS Equine. for
- The purposes for which it was provided e.g processing an order, answering an enquiry
- Marketing and administration purposes.
What Are Cookies
For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.
This site uses 2 different types of cookie,
o Session Cookies
o Persistent Cookies
Session Cookies are temporary cookies that are not stored on your computer or mobile device. They are used as part of the registration process for financial security purposes. A session cookie is also used to remember your language preference when viewing the site. These session cookies are erased when you close your browser, or after 20 minutes of inactivity.
Persistent cookies are those placed on your computer or mobile device for a pre-determined length of time when you visit this site. This site only places cookies that are specific to this site.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
The Cookies We Set
- Account related cookies
- Login related cookies,
- Orders processing related cookies,
This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we can process it properly.
Third Party Cookies
- This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
Facebook Conversion Tracking Pixel
This website may from time to time use Facebook Advertising, Facebook Pixel re-marketing, and communications. This tool allows us to understand and deliver ads and make them more relevant to you. The collected data remains anonymous and we cannot see the personal data of any individual user.
Retention of Your Information
We will retain your personal data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes for which it was collected and in order to meet the legal and business requirements of managing your account.
- We will retain records of any transaction you enter into with us or products you receive for up to 7 years after the date of transaction. This is so that we can respond to any complaints or disputes that arise in that period as well as complying with HMRC requirements.
- We will retain your contact details for marketing purposes for as long as we have your permission to send you marketing information, you can opt out to receive marketing information at any time.
- We will retain financial transaction information for 7 years after the date of those transactions.
- We will retain other personal data for us to do so to comply with our regulatory and legal requirements.
It is the policy of SVS Equine never to disclose personal or technical information in respect of individual website visitors to any third party, unless obliged to disclose such information by rule of law.
SVS Equine will take all appropriate measures to prevent against unauthorized access to, alteration of, disclosure of or destruction of your personal information.
However, although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to us or our website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk.
The General Data Protection Regulation and the Data Protection Act provide you with a number of rights under the legislation as a data subject. You have the right to be provided with details of the processing of your personal data and to obtain a copy of the personal data we hold about you. We will respond to your requests within one month of the receipt of your request. If the personal data, we hold on you is inaccurate or incomplete you have the right to rectify or complete such personal data. You may also have the right to have such data deleted.
Should you have any queries regarding any privacy issues you may have, or should you wish to access/ amend/ or erase any of your personal details, please contact us at;
“SVS Equine” 10 Shannaghan Hill, Katesbridge, County Down. Northern Ireland. BT32 5NH, by telephoning us at 07743601777 or by writing to us at [email protected]