Four Paws Enterprise, LLC. ("we," "us") owns and operates the DogBreed.org web site (our "Site"), on which we provide a way for people to post
for sale ads, want ads, stud ads, rescue ads, a way for users to contact each other, post pictures, the
opportunity to view and rate pictures and various other services (our Site and such services, collectively, our
"Service"). Your use of our Service is subject to the following Terms and Conditions of Use (these "Terms"). WE RESERVE THE
RIGHT TO MAKE CHANGES TO THESE TERMS AT ANY TIME. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF OUR SERVICE CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF SUCH
CHANGES. ACCORDINGLY, YOU SHOULD REVIEW THESE TERMS FROM TIME TO TIME FOR SUCH CHANGES.
1. USER CONDUCT
A. In your use of our Service, you agree to act responsibly in a manner demonstrating the exercise of good judgment. For
example and without limitation, you agree not to: (a) violate any applicable law or regulation, (b) infringe the rights of
any third party, including without limitation, intellectual property, privacy, publicity or contractual rights, (c) use the
information available through our Service for any unauthorized purpose, (d) interfere with or damage our Service, including,
without limitation, through the use of viruses, cancel bots, Trojan horses, harmful code, flood pings, denial of service
attacks, packet or IP spoofing, forged routing or electronic mail address information or similar methods or technology, (e)
use our Service to transmit, distribute, post or submit any information concerning any other person or entity, including
without limitation, photographs of others, personal contact information or credit, debit, calling card or account numbers,
(f) use our Service in connection with the distribution of unsolicited commercial email ("Spam") or advertisements, (g)
"stalk" or harass any other user of our Service, (h) collect or store any information about any other user other than in the
course of the permitted use of our Service, (i) assist any third party in doing any of the foregoing.
B. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other users of our Service. We will not be responsible for any
damage or harm resulting from your interactions with other users of our Service. We reserve the right, but have no
obligation, to monitor interactions between you and other users of our Service and take any other action in good faith to
restrict access to or the availability of any material that we or another user of our Service may consider to be obscene,
lewd, lascivious, filthy, excessively violent, harassing, illegal or otherwise objectionable.
Four Paws Enterprise, LLC. understands the concern that you may have about your privacy and respect your right to protect your personal information while online. Our Service is designed to allow users to post photographs and information about their dog and themselves for public review and comment. Accordingly, by submitting your photograph and/or any personal information, you thereby waive any privacy expectations you have with respect to our use of your likeness or personal information provided to us. If you do not wish to have your picture or information about yourself viewed by or disclosed to others, please do not supply this information. We reserve the right to transfer such information without your consent to prevent an emergency, to protect or enforce our rights, to protect or enforce the rights of a third party or in response to a court order or subpoena as otherwise required or permitted by law. We also collect IP information to investigate the misuse of the DogBreed.org website. When registering for an account on DogBreed.org you will begin to receive our monthly newsletter. You may remove yourself at anytime from within your account settings.
Our Service is intended for persons 13 years or older. If you are younger you must have parent approval.
4. USER CONTENT
A. By submitting any content (including without limitation, your photograph) to our Site, you hereby grant us a perpetual,
worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free right and license to use, reproduce, display, perform, adapt, modify, distribute, have
distributed and promote such content in any form, in all media now known or hereinafter created, anywhere in the world, and
for any purpose.
B. You are solely responsible for any content that you submit, post or transmit via our Service. You agree not to post or
submit any content that: (a) is libelous, defamatory or slanderous, (b) contains sexually explicit content (including
nudity), (c) may denigrate any ethnic, racial, sexual or religious group by stereotypical depiction or otherwise, (d)
encourages or otherwise depicts glamorized drug use (including alcohol and cigarettes), (e) makes use of offensive language
or images, (f) characterizes violence as acceptable, glamorous or desirable, or (g) contains any of your personal information
you do not want publically displayed.
C. We have no obligation to post any content that you or anyone else submits. In addition, we may, in our sole and unfettered
discretion, edit, remove or delete any content that you post or submit.
D. You agree to only post dogs for sale or rescue in the FOR SALE or RESCUE section of the website. Posts in any other areas of the website will be deleted and result in you being removed from the website.
5. THIRD PARTY CONTENT
In your use of our Service, you may access content from third parties ("Third Party Content"), either via our Service or
through links to third party web sites. We do not control Third Party Content and make no representations or warranties about
it. You agree that by using our Service, you may be exposed to Third Party Content that is false, offensive, indecent or
otherwise objectionable. Under no circumstances will we be liable in any way for any Third Party Content, including, without
limitation, any errors or omissions in any Third Party Content or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the
use of any Third Party Content posted, stored or transmitted via our Service. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all
risks associated with, Third Party Content, including without limitation, profiles of other users of our Service.
6. PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
A. You agree that all content and materials available on our Site are protected by rights of publicity, copyright,
trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by us,
you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform,
publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works from materials or content available on our Site.
B. You agree not to systematically retrieve data or other content or any materials from our Site to create or compile,
directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database, directory or the like, whether by manual methods, through the
use of "bots" or otherwise. You agree not to use of any of our trademarks as metatags on other web sites. You agree not to
display any of our Site in a frame (or any of our content via in-line links) without our express written permission, which
may be requested by contacting us at support [at] DogBreed.org. You may, however, establish ordinary links to the homepage of our Site
without our written permission.
7. USERNAME AND PASSWORD
You will select a username and password when completing the registration process. You are solely and fully responsible for
maintaining the confidentiality of your username and password, and are solely and fully responsible for all activities that
occur under your username and password. You agree to: (a) immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your username and
password or any other breach of security and (b) ensure that you log off from your account at the end of each session. We
cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section 7.
You agree that we, in our sole and unfettered discretion, may terminate your access to our Service for any reason, including,
without limitation, your breach of these Terms. You agree that any termination of your access to our Service may be effected
without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that we may immediately deactivate or delete any of your accounts and all
related information and files in such accounts and/or bar any further access to such files or our Service. Further, you agree
that we will not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to our Service.
9. DISCONTINUANCE OF SERVICE
We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, any portion of our Service with or
without prior notice. You agree that we will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification or
discontinuance of our Service.
10. REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES
You hereby represent and warrant to us that: (a) that you have the full power and authority to enter into and perform under
these Terms, (b) your use our Service will not infringe the copyright, trademark, right of publicity or any other legal right
of any third party, (c) you will comply with all applicable laws in using our Service and in engaging in all other activities
arising from, relating to or connected with these Terms, including, without limitation, contacting other users of our Service
and (d) you own or otherwise have all rights necessary to license the content you submit and that the posting and use of your
content by us will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party.
11. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOU AGREE THAT:
A. If you use our service, you do so at your own and sole risk. our service is provided on an "as is" and "as available"
basis. We expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, without limitation, implied
warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
B. We do not warrant that (A) our service will meet your requirements, (B) our service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure,
or error-free, (C) any information that you may obtain on our service will be accurate or reliable, (D) the quality of any
products, services, information or other material purchased or obtained by you through our service will meet your
expectations, (E) any information you provide or we collect will not be disclosed to third parties or (F) any errors in any
data or software will be corrected.
C. If you access or transmit any content through the use of our service, you do so at your own discretion and your sole risk.
You are solely responsible for any loss or damage to you in connection with such actions.
D. No data, information or advice obtained by you in oral or written form from us or through or from our service will create
any warranty not expressly stated in these terms.
12. LIMITS ON LIABILITY
A. You agree that we will not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages
(even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages), arising from, relating to or connected with: (A) the use
or inability to use our service, (B) the cost of replacement of any goods, services or information purchased or obtained as a
result of any information obtained from or transactions entered into through or from our service, (C) disclosure of,
unauthorized access to or alteration of your content, (D) statements, conduct or omissions of any service providers or other
third party on our service or (E) any other matter arising from, relating to or connected with our service or these terms.
to causes beyond our reasonable control, including natural catastrophes, governmental acts or omissions, laws or regulations,
terrorism, labor strikes or difficulties, communications systems breakdowns, hardware or software failures, transportation
stoppages or slowdowns or the inability to procure supplies or materials.
C. In no event will our aggregate liability to you or any third party in any matter arising from, relating to or connected
with our service or these terms exceed the sum of zero ($0) dollars.
These Terms shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois without reference to conflict of law
principles. These Terms contain the entire understanding of the parties regarding their subject matter, and supersede all
prior and contemporaneous agreements and understandings between the parties regarding their subject matter. No failure or
delay by a party in exercising any right, power or privilege under these Terms shall operate as a waiver thereof. The
invalidity or unenforceability of any of these Terms shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other of these
Terms, all of which shall remain in full force and effect.
Although DogBreed.org promotes and encourages responsible breeding practices, this site cannot evaluate or endorse any dog breeders and cannot warranty or endorse any puppies for sale or dogs for sale on this site. Four Paws Enterprise, LLC. is not responsible for the truth or accuracy of information or photos presented by users. It is the responsibility of the prospective buyer to evaluate dog breeders and make decisions based on the information that buyer obtains directly from those dog breeders. Anyone purchasing from or otherwise entering into a financial transaction with any user or former user does so at their own risk. All Breeder Listing and Ad content is the sole responsibility of the user posting that content. Four Paws Enterprise, LLC. assumes no responsibility or legal liability for that content. Any user can be removed at any time for any reason. We collect ip information to investigate misuse of the DogBreed.org website.