Cookie and Similar Technologies Policy
Please take a moment to read our cookie and similar technologies policy
Thank you for visiting Vets Now.
Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding cookies and how we use them when you visit our site.
This website is operated by VETS NOW EMERGENCY LIMITED (collectively referred to as “Vets Now”, “we”, “us” or “our”), our company number is SC218632, and our registered office is at Penguin House, Castle Riggs, Dunfermline, KY11 8SG, Scotland.
A cookie is a small text file which is already on your device, or which is placed onto your device (e.g. computer, smartphone or other electronic device) when you use our website or app. These help us to recognise you and your device and store some information about your preferences, consents and past actions. For example, we may monitor how many times you visit, which pages you go to, what you do on those pages and where you are located. Cookie data does not allow us to identify you individually.
The cookies stored on your device are set by:
There are four different categories of cookies that we use on our site:
Analytical/performance cookies: Performance cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. These cookies also allow us to see overall patterns of usage on our site and help us record any difficulties you may have with our site.
Functionality cookies: In some circumstances we may use functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our site or provide enhanced and more personalised features, for example, to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language, region, or regional veterinary practice).
Targeting cookies: We and our service providers and partners may use targeting or advertising cookies to record your visit to our site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. For example, we may use targeting or advertising cookies to limit the number of times you see the same ad and to help measure the effectiveness of any campaigns. We may also use this information to make our site and any advertising (if applicable) displayed on it more relevant to your interests.
For further information about cookies and how to disable them please read the guidance from the UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office or visit https://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.
If you do change your settings, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of our website.
Different cookies may be stored for different periods of time. In many cases these cookies are updated automatically each time you visit our site or may expire and be deleted by your computer automatically. It is important to understand that when a cookie is placed on your computer it will reside on your hard drive until it expires and is deleted or it may reside on your hard drive until you manually delete it – this entirely depends on your individual browser settings and we do not have control over this.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use on our site and the purposes for which we use them below.
This policy was published on the 5th of August 2022.
We may change this policy from time to time. When we do, we will inform you via our websites.