Privacy Policy

Privacy policy. Updated April 2023.

Who we are

This Statement of Privacy applies to and VetLit and governs data collection and usage. The VetLit website is an educational resource. By using the VetLit website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement. This policy may change from time to time so please check it periodically. 

Personal Information

The details which you provide about yourself and any information which identifies you such as your name or email address (“Personal Information”) will only be retained by us if you provide this information voluntarily when using one of the services available on our website, such as subscribing to one of our email lists. Personal Information will be held on our system and used for operational purposes such as managing mailing list subscriptions and tailoring of e-mail content.

Use of your Personal Information 

VetLit only collects and uses your personal information to operate and deliver the services you have requested.

The Personal Information you supply when you join one of our e-mail lists will be used by VetLit to keep you up to date with literature and the activities of VetLit. 

VetLit may use your personal information to inform you of other services or activities available from VetLit.

Each e-mail we send you offers you the opportunity to unsubscribe from our e-mail.

If you would like to revise the information provided to us at any time, or feel what we currently have on record is incorrect, you may update the information by e-mailing

Sharing Information with Third Parties

VetLit does not sell, rent, or lease its subscription lists to third parties.

VetLit may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on VetLit or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of VetLit; and/or (c) act under pressing circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of VetLit, or the public.

Similarly, we will disclose your Personal Information as part of a transaction whereby our company or business assets are transferred to a third party.

Security of your personal information

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to our alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and use through this site cannot be guaranteed.

Personal information is protected by a third party, established, trusted mail service serving the role of a data processor only, by the following means:

Multi-level firewall

Proven anti-virus software and detection of intrusion attempts

Encrypted data transmission using SSL/https/VPN technology

Tier 3 and PCI DSS certified data centres

Correcting or updating of personal information

If your Personal Information changes or if you no longer wish to subscribe to the service, we will endeavour to correct, update or remove the Personal Information provided to us as speedily as possible. This can be done by emailing us at 

Automatically Collected Information and Cookies

Like most websites, uses non personally identifying information about your computer hardware and software. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used to improve the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide statistics regarding use of the VetLit website. 


Cookies are small pieces of information that may be stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. They make it possible for us to know visitor statistics, and improve the site by using these.


This website contains links to other websites. Be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. 

Users under 18

If you are under 18, please ensure that you obtain your parent/guardian’s consent beforehand whenever you provide Personal Information to the website. Users without such consent are not allowed to provide us with Personal Information.

VetLit is a registered trademark (No. UK00003688511) in the name of Simon Cook.

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