Privacy Policy | Carroll Gardens Veterinarian

Privacy Policy

The following information reflects the CGVG’s commitment to maintain our Web site visitors’ rights to privacy and the confidentiality of personal information. The CGVG takes extensive measures to ensure the safety and security of its Web site servers and the information contained on them and to guard against divulging private information.
General Information
If you send us an email, you should know that email is not necessarily secure against interception. The CGVG discourages sending of confidential information by e-mail. If your communication includes sensitive information such as your credit card information, and you prefer not to use one of our secure online forms, contact us by postal mail, fax or telephone rather than email.

Credit card information will be used by the CGVG solely as authorized by the sender and will not be used in any other manner or shared with any third party except as needed to conduct the requested transaction.

Only authorized CGVG personnel can access credit card information and solely for the purpose of processing the user’s request and performing adjustments or refunds at the user’s request.

Our Web sites contain links to documents and pages located on Web sites maintained by various other organizations. Once you select a link that takes you to another Web site, you are subject to the privacy policy of that Web site.
The CGVG uses generally accepted, industry-standard security systems, software, and encryption technologies to protect against unauthorized access to our servers, equipment, and other components of our online presence.

The CGVG has procedures in place for protecting personal information, including but not limited to: use of firewalls; frequent updates to security and virus-protection software; and storing any personal information collected online on a secure offline server that is not accessible from the Internet.

Information for all visitors to the CGVG Web site
In general, you can visit our Web sites without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself.

We do collect and store information that does not identify you personally when you visit our Web sites, including but not necessarily limited to the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet (for example, or; the Internet protocol (IP) address used to access our Web site; the browser software you use and your operating system; the date and time you access our site; and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our site. We use this information to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, and to help us make our site more useful. This information does not allow us to individually identify any of our site visitors.

Like most websites, we employ cookies to help users more efficiently use our websites. A cookie is a string of information that is sent by a website and stored on a user’s hard drive. Cookie information is used only by the CGVG and our agents, and is not provided to any other organization. If you do not want your browser to accept cookies, you can modify the cookie option in your browser’s settings. However, some features or services of our sites may not function properly or be accessible without cookies.

Information for CGVG Web site visitors who purchase products or services on our site
When you purchase products or services from the CGVG via the CGVG’s Web sites, we collect your name, company name if applicable, contact information, your credit card information, as well as information about your current purchase. This information is used to support your interaction with our site, to deliver your purchases if applicable and to contact you as necessary to fulfill your product or service request.

We collect the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us by e-mail. The e-mail addresses are used only to fulfill your request or to contact you with information related to your request unless you specify that you would like to receive further communications with us via e-mail.

Information for those who receive electronic communications from the CGVG
If you no longer wish to receive a specific CGVG electronic communication, please follow the unsubscribe instructions included in that communication or contact our help desk and request removal from the mailing list.

Please see the CGVG Electronic Communication Terms of Use for more information.

Changes to the CGVG Online Privacy Notice
The CGVG reserves the right to modify this policy at any time in the future. When we do, we will also revise the “updated” date at the top of this privacy Notice. Please refer to the online version of this Notice for the latest information regarding the CGVG’s online privacy policy.