Privacy Policy

Last update: 14 January 2014


Petwink delivers to pet lovers a visually compelling environment to showcase the furry member of their family.

This Privacy Policy describes how and when we (Petwink) collect your information and what we do with it.

This policy applies to all Users, Visitors, and others who access the Petwink service.

By creating a Petwink account, you are consenting to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

If you ever have specific questions about your privacy, please contact us at

Information we Collect and Store

When creating an account, we require several pieces of personal information such as your email, birth date and gender. We also give you the chance to enter additional information such as a bio, hobbies and interest. Once your account is established, you can visit your profile to update your information. Occasionally, we might ask additional questions for security reasons.

We will collect data based on your use of Petwink such as the pages you visit and the content accessed so that we can deliver a better user experience to you.

Info we Share with Third Parties

We will share some pieces of your information with third party advertisers so they can deliver more personalized content to you. We will never sell or share your email address with a third party.

Your content might also be seen by other users who are searching for you or content that might be contained in post and/or pictures on your account, or requesting to become your friend.

How we Use Your Information

We use your information to deliver a personalized experience to you, aid in marketing and advertising, test new features, assemble metrics on site usage, and diagnose technical issues you might experience.

How we Share Information

We may share your non-personal and non-private information in aggregated form. We will also share information when required to do so by a court of law or authorized government agency. If we become aware of illegal activity through the use of Petwink (ex. animal cruelty) we will share that information with the proper authorities.

Viewing, Changing, and Removing your Information

Once your account is established, you may view, edit or remove data from your personal or pet profile. Please note some information is required and cannot be removed.

If you wish to discontinue use of Petwink, you can delete your account. Deleted accounts will have all information purged from our databases within 30 days of account deletion.

How we Protect your Information

We use commercially recognized tools such as firewalls and encryption to ensure your information is secure. Please help us by creating a strong password and not sharing it with others. Also, remember to use common sense when posting personal information on any online source.

Storing and Processing your Information

Information collected by Petwink will be stored or processed on systems maintained by Petwink, Affiliates, or Service Providers. Children

Petwink does not allow users below the age of 13. If we learn of users below the age of 13, we will immediately disable and delete the account. We highly encourage parents of minors over the age of 13 to monitor their children’s online activity and teach them the proper uses of the internet. If you are a parent or legal guardian and suspect your minor has a Petwink account, you can request the account be disabled by writing to us at Changes to this Privacy Policy

From time to time, we will revise this Privacy Policy as needed. When we do, this page will be updated and the "most recent revision" date will reflect when these changes were made. Please check this page from time to time to stay up to date on the Privacy Policy. If we consider a change to this policy substantial, we reserve the right to use the email on file to notify you of the changes.


Petwink takes all reasonable measures to ensure your privacy is maintained while using our service. However, we do not have control of other sites and services. Always guard your information and only grant access to your content if you are sure the party is trustworthy.