We are Blue Glacier d.o.o., Miroslava Milića 1, 10 000 Zagreb – Croatia
Site is worlddogfinder.com
You are a visitor to our Site
Please read these Terms carefully and make sure that you understand them before you start using World Dog Finder website. By using World Dog Finder website, you indicate that you accept these Terms and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these Terms please do not use World Dog Finder website.
If you apply to become a Registered User you will be asked to click “Accept” in order to accept these Terms. If you refuse to do so, you will not be able to become a Registered User. If you have refused to click "Accept" but continued to use the World Dog Finder website as a visitor - your continued use of the World Dog Finder website will indicate acceptance of these Terms.
This page is meant to form the basis of the relationship and agreement between you and us and you agree to be bound by what it says.
There are some definitions at the bottom of the page.
Your Promises To Us
You warrant and agree that:
- you have the right to make this Agreement with us and that you are over the age of 18 years;
- you will have only one Account registered on our World Dog Finder website;
- all of the information you give to us when you open an Account is true, accurate and complete and that you are not opening the Account for anyone else ;
- if you have a username/breeder name on the Site, that name will not be offensive, suggest that you are someone else or that you represent a trade or brand name; suggest that you are a private advertiser;
- if you registered as a breeder, you agree that we may insist that you change your username if we think it breaks the previous term;
- if you follow any links we have on the Site, you will read the T&Cs on the sites we link you to;
- you won’t use robots, spiders, scrapers or similar things on our Site;
- you won’t try to get around any things we put on the Site to stop or limit access to parts of it;
- you won’t do anything that might cause our Site or System to crash;
- you won’t steal, borrow, copy or otherwise obtain the Site or any part of it for use in any other site or application;
- you won’t try to modify, translate, adapt, edit, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any programs we use in connection with this Site, its System or the services it offers;
- you won’t copy, imitate or use the trademarks and/or designs and/or layout or anything else which would usually amount to intellectual property and which we own.
- you don’t have the right to copy or use any of the information or intellectual property on the Site, other than to use the Site unless we give that right to you;
- either we or our affiliates own all of the information and intellectual property on the Site;
- we have no means of assessing the ownership of any Content uploaded to the Site by Users and make no warranties that those posting that Content has the right to do so – if you believe that your Intellectual Property Rights have been breached in any way, let us know and we will remove any material which breaches those rights;
- we will have no rights in any Content you store in our System other than the rights contained in these T&Cs and you will indemnify us against all liabilities which arise as a result of your posting any material to the Site.
You warrant and agree:
- that you have a relevant license issued by the Local Authority to enable you to carry on your business and will provide complete and accurate information relating to that license in your Account details;
- that the details you enter in your Account are complete and accurate in all respects;
- that you do not operate a pet shop or are in any way associated or connected with a pet shop if you are advertising dogs for sale.
Our Ad Posting Rules
You warrant and agree that you will comply with the following conditions when posting any advert on World Dog Finder website:
- pets/dogs/puppies must be at least 8 weeks of age before they leave their mother;
- adverts must be posted in the correct category and disclose its full breed. If the dog is a crossbreed that must be stated clearly in your description and advertised in the other breed category;
- photos must be of the actual dog you wish to sell and not one from the internet or elsewhere. If advertising a litter of puppies, you must also upload photos of their mum and dad (if possible);
- if you are breeding and advertising dogs for sale and require a dog breeding license from your local council, you need to be registered as a licensed breeder on the site, and provide us with a copy of your license. If we suspect you need to be licensed and haven’t provided your license details, we reserve the right to decline your adverts and we may report this to your local authority;
- any dogs you advertise must be owned by you personally. If you are advertising a litter of puppies, they must be owned and must have been bred by you personally. We do not allow the advertising of litters of puppies that you have bought from the third party for the purpose of selling;
- pet shop license holders are not permitted to advertise puppies for sale, unless you also hold a valid breeding license and that you have bred the dogs by yourself;
- do not advertise pets as gifts or presents, e.g. for Christmas, Easter or Valentine’s Day;
- we do not accept adverts for “designer” dogs and we will remove any advertisement which contains descriptions including words such as "Micro", "Teacup" (or any variation of), "Miniature" (unless referring to a miniature pedigree breed), "Designer" or any other similar expressions;
- you will clearly state whether you are using the services we offer as a buyer, breeder or adoption agency;
- you will not offer dogs for sale for intending them to be used as food;
- you must be able to show all puppies to any prospective buyer with their mother and their father (if possible);
- you have to clearly identify all health and welfare issues associated with any dog you wish to sell;
- we do not accept adverts for any wild-caught animals;
- we do not allow adverts for pets which offer delivery or any courier service;
- all dogs for selling/adopting must be available for viewing at your home or place of business;
- if the dog you wish to sell/adopt is registered with any governing body, i.e. Kennel Club for Dogs, you must state the this in your advertisement and be able to provide all paperwork to verify that registration if required;
- we do not allow anyone under the age of 18 to advertise dogs for sale, adoption or mating on the website. Also, we do not allow anyone under the age of 18 to use the website to contact an advertiser. If you are advertising a dog via the World Dog Finder website, you must ensure anyone adopting or buying your dog is at least 18 years of age;
- we reserve the right to decline any adverts or ban, close or suspend any users account if we suspect you are behaving in an irresponsible way.
If you break any of the rules above, we may end all or any Adverts you have placed with us and close your Account.
If you want to benefit from the Site to its fullest extent and if we ask you to do so, you must create an Account which will contain certain personal details. When you create an Account you promise that:
- all information you submit is complete, accurate and truthful;
- you will keep this information accurate and up-to-date;
- you must enter your correct Country you live in. We may ask you to verify this information if we decide it is needed;
- you will use only one account to advertise dogs you own or breed. For example you will not create and use multiple accounts under different names and addresses in attempt to hide the actual number of dogs you breed or advertise;
- if we receive complaints regarding your account, you must resolve any issues to both the customers and our own satisfaction;
- you will not share your Account with anyone, or advertise dogs on your account on behalf of other people;
- you will keep your Account details confidential and secure;
- you will not give your password and login details to anyone else;
- you will log off when you exit the Account – to prevent unauthorized use by others.
Your Account will be closed by us if you break these T&Cs.
Your Account may be closed by us at any time, if we give you notice by email - the last email address you used on your account or the one you last used to communicate with us.
As the service we offer is free to our users, if your Account is closed, for any reason, you will not be entitled to any form of compensation for any loss you might suffer as a result.
If you do anything which we think might be fraud or otherwise criminal in nature, we have the right to report those actions to the Police.
If we ask you to, you must authenticate your email address and your personal details with us and if you change your address at any other time you must tell us and authenticate it again.
If you have not authenticated your current email address with us and/or if it cannot accept emails from us and/or you mark our emails as spam, abusive or junk then, and in any such event, we may terminate your Account without notice to you.
Contacting an Advertiser
You acknowledge and agree that we are not able to check the truth or accuracy of any statement made by any person advertising on World Dog Finder website.
You accept that you have the responsibility to verify all statements made and all documentation offered by any advertiser.
You accept and acknowledge that we do not have any means of verifying the honesty of any advertiser and that if you do send money using an online service, we have no responsibility to you if, and when you lose that money.
When using the ‘send a message’ option to contact an advertiser, any details you enter will be forwarded directly to the advertiser so they can contact you directly.
When sending an email to our advertisers through our services, you accept that we cannot guarantee that the email will be delivered successfully. We do have functionality in place to prevent certain emails from being sent through our service. Also, some advertisers email accounts may mark the emails as spam and therefore may never receive the email to their inbox.
Cancellation by Us
We have the absolute right to cancel any Advert which you place on the Site and/or to cancel your Account:
- with immediate effect and without notice if we know or suspect that you have broken any of these terms and conditions; and
- with immediate effect, if we give you notice to that effect by email to you for any reason we, in our absolute discretion, think fit.
You agree that you are not entitled to any compensation if we choose to cancel an advertisement or your Account, whether with or without a reason.
Privacy & Cookies
We can’t promise that the Site will meet your needs, that it will work properly, that it will be fit for a particular purpose and that it will not infringe the rights of others.
We can’t promise that the Site will work with all systems, that it will be secure and that all information provided will be accurate.
Any advice given on the Site is general in nature and may not apply to you and/or your circumstances. Unless the advice is given to you as part of a paid-for service we offer on the Site, you must take steps to double-check that that advice is effective for you.
We take all reasonable effort to test material before placing it on the Site. In the very unlikely event of any loss, disruption or damage caused by material on the Site, we cannot be held responsible for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or computer system which may occur.
Because we cannot know and understand your personal circumstances, we cannot guarantee that any suggestion in any material we provide will cause any specific outcome and any and all such material is provided by way of general suggestion only and not in any form of warranty on our part as to any outcome you may achieve.
The only rights you have under these T&Cs are those mentioned within them. If a right is not mentioned then it does not exist.
Problems and Complaints
We do our very best to make sure that you do not experience any problems but if you do, you must tell us straight away.
We will do what we can to resolve the problem about World Dog Finder as quickly as we can and without charge to you if we agree that you have a problem.
If you wish to raise a complaint about us or any other user, please send full details of that complaint to us using this Contact Page. If we agree that your complaint has merit we will, at our option, contact any other user involved, suspend an Advert which has caused an issue and take such other steps as we deem appropriate to resolve the complaint. We do not operate a formal complaints procedure and will deal with all complaints in the manner which we feel is the most reasonable way forward. You have various rights under these Terms and Conditions and at law and nothing in these Terms and Conditions will have any effect on any of your legal rights.
Availability of the Site
We never guarantee that the Site or the System will be available all the time and if it’s not available for any reason you can’t hold us responsible for anything you lose as a result.
We have the right to change the Site and the services it offers, the way it operates and/or suspend it or stops it at any time.
Limitation of Liability
We have limited resources and cannot guarantee that we will respond to any message you send to us, within a specific timeframe or at all. Whilst we will always do our best to respond to you, we will have no liability if we are unable to do so.
Please bear in mind that we are a platform for the display of dogs for selling/adopting and have no facilities for and neither do we offer any vetting service of the advertisers. We have no control over any transaction in which you are involved, neither can we verify the truth of any statements made in an Advert. Before you agree to buy/adopt you need to make sure that the person with whom you are dealing has been open and honest.
You enter into any transaction with any other user of this Site at your own risk.
We do not accept any liability if you are using the services we supply for commercial purposes.
On behalf of us and anyone who works with or for us (as far as we are allowed by law) we deny liability for any losses of all kinds which you incur from using the services we offer, visiting the Site and using the System.
We will have no liability on the ending of any advertisement you have placed on the Site, if either you or we terminate your Account.
If we are found to be liable for any loss you sustain, you accept and agree that our liability is limited to the direct losses you have sustained and will not include any loss to your goodwill, profit or reputation or any indirect, special or consequential losses of any nature and you agree that the maximum amount you may recover in respect of any direct losses is limited to £100.00. Nothing in these T&Cs excludes or restricts our liability for death or personal injury resulting from any negligence or fraud on our part.
Links to Other Websites
We don’t control any of the websites we link you to and so we can’t be responsible for the content of such websites and disclaim liability for any losses which come out of you using them.
Just because we link to a site does not mean that we endorse or recommend that site.
We can never guarantee that a link will work.
If you find any link we offer to be offensive, please let us know and we will consider removing it.
If you link to any other site using our Site then you understand that separate conditions will apply to those sites and that we have no control over those conditions – so you agree that you will read and understand them before using those sites.
Modifications of These Terms and Conditions & the Site
We’ve already said this, but we need to make it clear that these T&Cs will change from time to time and we don’t have the resources to let all our visitors know about the changes. As a result you MUST come back to this page to make sure that we haven’t changed the T&Cs and whenever you access the Site, you are confirming to us that you are aware of any changes.
We’ve also got the right to change the Site as and when we want to, but these T&Cs will still apply to any changes we make.
- account means collectively the personal/identifying information and credentials used by Users to access the services on the Site;
- advert means any advertisement placed on the Site;
- content means any text, graphics, images, audio, video, software, data compilations and any other form of information capable of being stored in a computer that appears on or forms part of the Site;
- the system means the storage system or systems we use in connection with the Site;
- T&Cs means the terms and conditions appearing above;
- user means any person, firm or company using the Site for any purpose.
For the purposes of these General Terms and Conditions, the buyer is a visitor to these pages, an adult person, who completes the electronic order, sends it to the seller and makes payment by general payment slip or PayPal. Through the webshop, the buyer is enabled to buy all products that are on the World Dog Finder webshop. The buyer can be any person that is over 18 years old. Pursuant to Article 43 of the Consumer Protection Act, a contract on behalf of and for the account of a minor or a completely incapacitated person may be concluded only by their legal representatives, or partially capable persons may conclude a contract only with the consent of their legal representative. By accepting the General Terms and Conditions, the buyer declares that all information he has given about himself is true and complete. The buyer is responsible for the accuracy and completeness of the information entered during the purchase. By ordering the item, the buyer accepts the Terms and Conditions listed on this site.
Please provide your disagreement with these terms (in whole or in part) in writing before you place your first order by email: [email protected]
The customer is, within the meaning of the Customer Protection Act, any person who concludes a legal business or acts on the market for purposes not intended for his business or pursuit.
The seller is Blue Glacier d.o.o., headquarters in Miroslava Milica 1, 10000, Zagreb, Croatia. The company is registered with the Commercial Court in Zagreb, Croatia.
E-MAIL: [email protected]
The prices of products available at World Dog Finder webshop, as well as the prices of discounts and shipping are expressed in euros (€) including VAT. The seller offers the possibility of wholesale and retail sale, and all prices quoted are retail and apply exclusively for all the Customers on the World Dog Finder webshop. The prices and other conditions are valid on the day of the order. Prices, payment terms, and special offers are subject to change and they can be changed without notice! The seller reserves the right to inform about the change or correctness of the price, as well as to give the buyer the opportunity to confirm or cancel his order.
Photos and descriptions
Photos and descriptions of individual products were obtained from the manufacturer and/or supplier of the product. The staff of the World Dog Finder webshop are trying to indicate the product characteristics as accurate as possible, but we reserve the right to make mistakes in the description and the photo of the product, so if you notice it, please let us know immediately by contacting us. Inquiries for individual products are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via the e-mail listed on the webshop. Upon receipt of the e-mail message, the employees of the World Dog Finder webshop will give the Buyer feedback on the availability and price of this product as soon as possible. The photos are not representative.
Filing Customer complaints
Pursuant to Article 10 of the Consumer Protection Act (Official Gazette No. 41/14) we inform consumers that they can express their dissatisfaction with the purchased product or service by sending a written complaint via email to [email protected].
The following are the Terms and Conditions for uploading videos/photos to our website and all linked pages and the use of this service. By uploading a video or photo file to World Dog Finder, you agree to accept the Terms and conditions.
The terms of this Content License Agreement also apply to the social media account(s) and/or content that you are uploading.
1. You can upload video/photo content you have created (“Content”) by submitting it through our web form.
World Dog Finder is not liable for technical, hardware, or software failures of any kind or lost, inconsistent or unavailable network connections that may limit or prohibit Content being uploaded.
By uploading an image or video you guarantee that you have read these Terms and Conditions for uploading photos and videos to the World Dog Finder website and that you agree to abide by all clauses within these Terms and Conditions.
2. By uploading a video/photo to the World Dog Finder you guarantee that you are the legal owner of the copyright of that video/photo, or have been awarded full and unrestricted rights from the copyright owner to upload and utilize the video/photo for the purposes of the World Dog Finder or any other World Dog Finder distribution channels.
Videos/photos that are considered to infringe the copyright or trademarks of other individuals, organizations or companies will be deleted.
3. You undertake that prior to uploading any Content to our Website you will get permission, including any assignments, waivers, licenses, rights, consents, and permissions (Permissions) in respect of anyone else’s rights in or to the Content (including, without limitation, all intellectual property rights, moral rights, performance rights (which include any music used in your video) rights to privacy, image rights and publicity rights), which give you (and us, relying on your agreement to these terms and conditions) the right to immediately use, publish, reproduce, distribute, produce derivative works of, edit, perform, display and broadcast the uploaded Content in any media formats and through any media channels without liability to any third party. World Dog Finder reserves the right to require proof that necessary Permissions have been given and you agree, on request to provide written evidence of those Permissions (including parental consent if necessary) and perform such acts as World Dog Finder may reasonably require for the purpose of giving full effect to this agreement.
4. By uploading a video/photo you guarantee that any people which are clearly identifiable have consented to have their likeness printed or displayed, or that you have full rights to use the video/photo in this manner and accept full responsibility for such use.
5. We may use any Content you upload, but we do not promise to. World Dog Finder reserves the right to reject and remove any uploaded video/photo from display on its website or any other channels, for any reason, at any time, without prior notice.
6. World Dog Finder does not claim any copyright or any kind of ownership rights to the video/photo you upload to the World Dog Finder.
However, by uploading a video/photo to the World Dog Finder you hereby grant to World Dog Finder and its licensees
1.an irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable license (with the right to sub-license) to use, publish, reproduce, distribute, produce derivative works of, display, broadcast, perform or otherwise use the photo or video publically in all languages and all media and channels; and
2. Waive all moral rights in the Content
7. If you are under 18 years of age, then by uploading Content you confirm that you have the permission of your parent or guardian to do so.
8. You agree that you will not upload any Content which is illegal, defamatory, obscene, incites prejudice or hatred or which it is unlawful for you to possess in the country in which you are resident, or which it would be unlawful for us to use or to hold.
9. You warrant that any Content uploaded by you shall fully comply with these terms and conditions, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. If you are a consumer user, this means you will take the place of World Dog Finder, if World Dog Finder would otherwise suffer or might suffer any loss or damage as a result of you uploading your video other than in accordance with these terms and conditions. If you are in any doubt about your Content or whether or not (being under 18 years) you have your parent’s or guardian’s permission, then you should not upload it.
10. World Dog Finder may select certain videos/photos that you upload to the World Dog Finder website for promotional activities of World Dog Finder business, including but not limited to: use in World Dog Finder own promotional materials either online or in printed form.
11. We shall be entitled to disclose your identity to any third party who claims that any Content uploaded by you infringes on their rights.
World Dog Finder team