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Privacy Statement

Dallas Zoo Privacy And Security Statement

The Dallas Zoo’s website is owned and operated by the Dallas Zoological Society, a 501 ( c ) (3) nonprofit organization. The Society has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website: www.DallasZoo.com.

The Society has adopted a set of information management guidelines, which serve as the basis for our customer relationships. We do not sell space to advertisers on this site. These guidelines have been developed with the recognition that Internet technologies are rapidly evolving, and that underlying business models are still not established. Accordingly, guidelines are subject to change. Any such changes will be posted on this page.

INFORMATION COLLECTED AND HOW WE USE IT
You always remain in control of the information you provide the Society. We collect two types of information about visitors: Personal information (such as name, address, telephone number, e-mail, address, credit card information if you place an order with us, etc.), which you have voluntarily submitted to us, and Aggregate information (such as information about how many visitors log on to our sites, the pages they access, etc.).

The Society may perform statistical analysis of user behavior in order to measure relative consumer interest in the various areas of our site (for service development purposes). In performance of these statistical analyses, we will not disclose information to third parties in any form other than total site visits and page views. Personal information or demographics on individual subscribers will not be provided to any third party at any time.

In general, you can visit our web site without telling us who you are or revealing personal information about yourself. We collect, maintain and use personal information you have voluntarily submitted to contact you, including via e-mail, to respond to your comments or requests for information or to contact you if needed in the course of processing your order for the services offered over our web site. In addition, we may use personal information to provide you helpful information to respond to your inquiries.

DATA SHARING AND TRANSFER
The Dallas Zoological Society does not share subscriber information with advertisers and other partners. We do not release personal information about any individual subscriber to any third parties. We also do not sell or share e-mail addresses with any third party, advertiser or partners.

COOKIES
Cookies may help us in many ways to make your visit to our website more enjoyable and meaningful to you. Cookies are text information files that your web browser places on your computer when you visit a web site. The Society may use such “cookie” technology to obtain non-personal information from you as an online visitor. Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but can be configured not to accept them or to indicate when a cookie is being sent.

SECURITY
The Society does not maintain any personally identifiable information online that is not kept in an encrypted file with protected access. Visitors, customers and users are given the option to transmit data through a secure server.

The Society is not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of web sites to which it may link.

We are committed to working with you to obtain fair and rapid resolution of any complaints or disputes about privacy. Questions regarding our Privacy Principles should be directed to 469.554.7400.