When you register for an Account on Goose, you provide information about yourself, including your name, email address, phone number, physical address, important dates, credit card information, and pet information including name, weight, breed, vaccination records, and relevant health information. If you register for an Account using a third party, such as Google or Facebook, you authorize us to collect and use any information that you agreed such third party could provide to us in your privacy settings with such third party. You can modify your privacy settings with such third party directly.
When you make a Goose Booking, we collect information about your transaction, including the name and location of the facility, kennel, or other venue (“Business”) with which you made the Goose Booking, the date and time of your Goose Booking, your credit card information, the amount you pay, and items you booked.
When you communicate with us through the Site or via email or text, we keep a record of your communications.
Goose uses automatic data collection technologies to collect information when you visit and use the Site. Information collected by Goose through these technologies includes your IP address, the city in which your IP address is located, the type and version of the browser you are using, the website from which you came, your language preference, and how you interact with the Site. The technologies we use for automatic data collection include:
We do not require you to provide us with information to gain access to the Site; however, you may not be able to use certain features, products, or services (including, without limitation, the Service) unless such information is provided. You hereby consent to our collection of your information as outlined herein. To learn about how to opt-out of having your data collected, please see “How to Opt Out of Having Your Information Used or Shared” below.
We use the information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information, (i) to present the Site and its contents to you; (ii) to provide you with information, products, or services that you request from us; (iii) to provide you with notices about your Account; (iv) to carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection; (v) to notify you about changes to the Site or the Service; (vi) to alert you to new developments, features, and enhancements to the Site or Service and events of interest; (vii) to allow you to participate in the interactive features of the Site; (viii) to solicit feedback from you; (ix) to make updates to and to “debug” the Site or the Service; (x) to fulfill any purpose for which you provide it; and (xi) for any other purpose with your consent.
To the furthest extent permitted by law, by voluntarily providing us with your email address and phone number when you create an Account or at any other time, you are expressly opting in to receive email and text messages (SMS and MMS) related to your Goose Booking from Goose and Businesses, and push notifications from Goose relating to the Site and Services. You will have the opportunity to avoid receiving text messages related to a Goose Booking when creating the Goose Booking. When you provide your email address and phone number to Goose, you warrant that you are the current subscriber or authorized user of such accounts. You acknowledge that emails, text messages, and push notifications may be sent using automated technology, and that text messages between you and a Business relating to a Goose Booking you made are not promotional messages. You acknowledge and agree, without limitation, that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. You further acknowledge and agree that messaging and data rates may apply and that you are solely responsible for paying such rates. Please contact your mobile phone carrier for details. To revoke your consent to receiving communications from Goose and/or Businesses, you agree to follow the opt-out procedures provided below.
If you opt-in to using location services for any Goose applications, we may collect and store information about your current location to enhance and customize your experience using such Goose applications (e.g., by showing you nearby Businesses).
No mobile information will be shared with third parties/affiliates for marketing/promotional purposes. All the above categories exclude text messaging originator opt-in data and consent; this information will not be shared with any third parties.
We respect the intellectual property rights of others. It is Our policy to respond to any claim that Content posted on the Service infringes a copyright or other intellectual property infringement of any person.
The safety and security of your information also depend on you. To protect your Goose Account, keep your account and password confidential. Do not share your Account or password with anyone or reuse your Goose Account password on third-party websites or applications. You are responsible for the activity that happens on or through your Goose Account. If you learn of any unauthorized use of your password or Goose Account, please email our Privacy Officer at email@example.com.
Unfortunately, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Goose. Any transmission of information is at your own risk. Once we receive your information, Goose uses commercially reasonable efforts to ensure the security of such information on our systems; however, we cannot guarantee that such information will not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, managerial, technical or other safeguards.
If Goose learns of a security systems breach, we will use commercially reasonable efforts to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps.
We will retain your information for as long as your Account is active or as needed to provide you with the Services. We may retain aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
You may review and change your information by logging into the Site and visiting your Account. You may also email our Privacy Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org to request access to, correct, or delete any information that you have provided to us. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
If you would like to opt-out of having your information shared with parties outside of Goose, its affiliates, and its third-party service providers and partners, except to the extent required by law, court order, or as requested by other government or law enforcement authority, please email our Privacy Officer at email@example.com.
If you’d like to have your email removed from our promotional mailing list or a Business’s promotional mailing list, please email our Privacy Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also opt-out of promotional email messages from Goose or a Business by following the instructions contained within the emails sent to you by Goose or a Business, respectively.
You may opt-out of receiving text messages related to a given Goose Booking at any time by replying to any text message received with “END” or emailing our Privacy Officer at email@example.com. You will also have the opportunity to avoid receiving text messages related to a given Goose Booking when creating the Goose Booking. You understand and agree that you will have to repeat the opt-out process for any Goose Booking for which you have agreed to receive text messages, but for which you no longer wish to receive them. You may opt-out of receiving text messages for all of your Goose Bookings by emailing our Privacy Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org. You acknowledge and agree that you may continue to receive text messages for a short time while an opt-out request is processed.
You can use the settings on your mobile device to enable or turn off mobile push notifications from Goose and location services for any Goose applications.
Most browsers are automatically set to accept cookies whenever you visit a website. You can disable cookies or set your browser to alert you when cookies are being sent; however, some areas of the Site will not function properly if you do so. To learn more about cookies and your options regarding their use, click here: http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
You may opt out of third-party analytics companies’ collection and processing of your information through the Site. Click to opt-out of Google Analytics; click to opt-out of Google Ads; click to opt-out of Sentry; and click here to opt-out of Facebook Pixel.
At this time, we do not recognize or respond to any Do Not Track signals.
The Site is not intended for children under 18 years of age. No one under the age of 18 may provide any information to or on the Site. We do not knowingly collect information from children under 18. If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information on the Site or on or through any of its features, register on the Site, make any purchases through the Site, use any of the features of the Site or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, phone number, or email address. If we learn we have collected or received information from a child under 18, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 18, please email our Privacy Officer at .
Under Europe and UK law, Europe and UK residents have the right to access personal information Goose holds about them and information about how such personal information is being processed; request Goose to make changes necessary to ensure their personal information is accurate; request the deletion of their personal information; object to the processing of their personal information for any reason; and revoke any consent given concerning personal information at any time. If you wish to exercise your rights, please email our Privacy Officer at email@example.com.
In compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles, Goose commits to resolve complaints about our collection or use of your personal information. European Union or Swiss individuals with inquiries or complaints regarding our Privacy Shield policy should first contact Goose at .
Goose has further committed to refer unresolved Privacy Shield complaints to JAMS, an alternative dispute resolution provider located in the United States. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint from us, or if we have not resolved your complaint, you may contact or visit JAMS at https://www.jamsadr.com/eu-us-privacy-shield for more information or to file a complaint. The services of JAMS are provided at no cost to you.
If your complaint is not resolved by Goose or JAMS, you may, under certain conditions, invoke binding arbitration for complaints regarding Privacy Shield compliance. For more information, please see Annex 1, Section C of the E.U.-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework at https://www.privacyshield.gov/article?id=ANNEX-I-introduction.
In the context of an onward transfer, a Privacy Shield organization has responsibility for the processing of personal information it receives under the Privacy Shield and subsequently transfers to a third party acting as an agent on its behalf. The Privacy Shield organization shall remain liable under the Privacy Shield Principles if its agent processes such personal information in a manner inconsistent with the Privacy Shield Principles unless the organization proves that it is not responsible for the event giving rise to the damage.
The Federal Trade Commission has jurisdiction over Goose’s compliance with the Privacy Shield.
Under the CCPA, California residents have the right to access personal information Goose holds about them and information about how such personal information is collected, used, and shared and request the deletion of their personal information. If you wish to exercise your rights, please email our Privacy Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org.