Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

Second Stride, Inc. has created this document to demonstrate our commitment to the privacy of the users of our website at SecondStride.org. Please read the following to learn more about our terms of service and privacy policy, including how we treat personally identifiable information collected from our visitors and users.

What this Privacy Policy Covers

This privacy policy covers Second Stride, Inc.'s treatment of personally identifiable information collected by Second Stride, Inc. through a website at SecondStride.org. This privacy policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Second Stride, Inc. does not own or control, or of persons that Second Stride, Inc. does not employ or manage, including any third-party content contributors bound by contract and any third-party websites to which Second Stride, Inc. links.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

You can visit the website of Second Stride, Inc. without revealing any personal information. However, Second Stride, Inc. needs certain personal information if you wish to use certain Second Stride, Inc. services. Where required, this information may include your personal contact information and/or your company contact information. Second Stride, Inc. will use this information to reply to your inquiries, to provide you with requested services. By accessing the services of Second Stride, Inc. and voluntarily providing us with the requested personal information, you consent to the collection and use of the information in accordance with this privacy policy.

Collection and Use of Non-Personal Information

Second Stride, Inc. automatically receives and records non-personal information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information and the page you requested. Second Stride, Inc. may use this information to customize the advertising and content you see and to fulfill your requests for certain products and services. However, Second Stride, Inc. does not connect this non-personal data to any personal information collected from you. Second Stride, Inc. also allows third party companies that are presenting advertisements on some of our pages to set and access their cookies on your computer. Again, these cookies are not connected to any personal information. Third party cookie usage is subject to their own privacy policies, and Second Stride, Inc. assumes no responsibility or liability for this usage.

The DoubleClick DART cookie is used by Google, as a third party vendor, in ads that may at times be served on this website. When users visit this website and either view or click on an ad, a cookie may be dropped on that end user's browser. The data gathered from these cookies are used to help us better serve and manage the ads on our site and do not include your name, address, email address, or telephone number. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on their visit to our sites and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Privacy Center.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

Second Stride, Inc. may disclose your personal information to third parties who work on behalf of Second Stride, Inc. to provide services requested by you. We will share personal information for these purposes only with third parties whose privacy policies are consistent with ours or who agree to abide by our policies with respect to personal information. Second Stride, Inc. may otherwise disclose your personal information when: We have your express consent to share the information for a specified purpose; We need to respond to subpoenas, court orders or such other legal process; We need to protect the personal safety of the users of our websites or defend the rights or property of Second Stride, Inc.; We find that your actions on our websites violate the Second Stride, Inc. usage guidelines for specific services.

Consent

If you do not consent to the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information as outlined in this policy, please do not provide any personal information to Second Stride, Inc. If you have provided personal information to Second Stride, Inc. and no longer consent to its use or disclosure as outlined herein, please notify Second Stride, Inc. at info@secondstride.org.

Security

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be considered 100% secure. When we transfer and receive certain types of sensitive information such as financial information, we redirect visitors to a secure server. We also safeguard your personal information from unauthorized access, through access control procedures, network firewalls and physical security measures. Further, Second Stride, Inc. retains your personal information only as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes identified above or as required by law.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Second Stride, Inc. may at any time, without notice to you and in its sole discretion, amend this policy from time to time. Please review this policy periodically. Your continued use of Second Stride, Inc. after any such amendments signifies your acceptance thereof.

Questions or Suggestions

If you have questions or suggestions about this privacy policy, or your own personal information, please e-mail us at info@secondstride.org.

Terms of Service

Due to the nature of equine adoptions, NO adoption made with Second Stride Inc. has a refundable fee, warranty period, or any obligation to accept previously adopted horses in exchange or trade-in free of charge. We are not liable for any known or unknown defect in an adopted horse.

All horses adopt on a "first come, first served" basis with priority to those with approved applications on file.

Adoption fees are subject to change.

Please see additional information about terms and conditions on our "Frequently Asked Questions" page.

Changes to Terms of Service

Second Stride, Inc. may at any time, without notice to you and in its sole discretion, amend our Terms of Service from time to time. Please review this policy periodically. Your continued use of Second Stride, Inc. after any such amendments signifies your acceptance thereof.