Privacy Policy

 Rascals Treats is a brand of dog treats owned by Doghouse Kitchen Pty Ltd. 


We at Doghouse Kitchen believe in ensuring and protecting your privacy at all times. For all our business activities we only collect the information needed for the particular function or activity we are carrying out. 


The only way we collect personal information about you is when you give it to us. For example, we collect personal information, such as contact details when you:

  • contact us to ask for information (but only if we need it); 
  • contact us to provide feedback (but only if we need it); 
  • when you use our website (but only if we need it); and
  • purchase products from our website.


We do not disclose or sell any personal information we collect to third parties, other than for the purposes of facilitating a service to you. We will only provide your name and mailing address to our delivery service provider when you have purchased Rascals Treats via our website. Other circumstances where we will provide your personal information to a third party is only when necessitated by law. 


We do utilise Google Analytics that stores and reports on information collected from our website. More information on Google Analytics is provided below.


Website and Payment Security

Rascals Treats public website www.rascalstreats.com.au and its online ecommerce store are hosted by GoDaddy Australia. 


GoDaddy Australia has its own Privacy Policy, which can be accessed here: https://au.godaddy.com/legal/agreements/privacy-policy?target=_blank


Protecting your personal information is our priority. Both our website and our online store are protected by GoDaddy with a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). This means any data transmitted from our site will be encrypted using an SSL. Our SSL will establish an encrypted link between our web server and your browser while visiting our website. As a result, all data will be kept private and safe. 


We do not handle or retain your credit card details when processing payments. We use Square and PayPal to process your payments via our online store. When selling at markets and events we use Square to process your payments. Your payments through our online store and at markets and events are protected by their security systems, which also include SSL. Information on Square’s and PayPal’s security features and their privacy policies can be accessed via their websites. 


Collecting information through our website

We collect information though our website to help improve our service, access, website, and business activities. 

Web analytics

In addition to our web server logs, we use Google Analytics to collect data about users interaction with our website. Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). It anonymously tracks how users interact with our website, including where users came from and what they did on the site. All information provided by Google Analytics is de-identified.


This information will be used for the purpose of evaluating use of our website and compiling reports on website activity for business improvements and activities. Please note, Google may transfer information from our website to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf.


By using our website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner described in Google's Privacy Policy and for the purposes set out above. Relevant legislation of the USA will apply. You can opt out of Google Analytics if you disable or refuse the cookie, disable JavaScript, or use the opt-out service provided by Google.


Cookies

Cookies are small data files transferred onto computers or devices by websites for record-keeping purposes and to enhance functionality on the website.


If you do not wish to have cookies placed on your computer, please set your browser preferences to reject all cookies before accessing our website.


Email and feedback

We may at times collect information that you provide to us when submitting feedback on your experience with our products or website. We only use this information to improve our services and products, or to help us communicate with you.


Social networking services

We use the social networking services Instagram and Facebook to communicate with the public about Rascals Treats. When you communicate with us using these services we may collect your personal information but we only use it to help us to communicate with you and the public. 


We do also use the insights provided by these services to help improve how we communicate with you and how we manage our social networking services.


Changes to this privacy policy

We may modify this privacy policy at any time. Any changes and clarifications will be immediately posted on our website for your information.

Questions and contact information

If you would like more information on our privacy policy please contact us at Doghouse Kitchen via hello@rascalstreats.com.au