By using this website, you consent to the privacy policies and practices described on this page.
CKC is the sole owner of information collected on this website. We only collect personally identifiable information from you when you provide it, voluntarily. This data can be collected by:
If you do not choose to provide personally identifiable information, we may still collect information such as the date and time of your visit, the originating IP address, the pages requested, etc. This information is not tied to your identity.
When you voluntarily provide personal information, we will use it to contact you based on the reason you provided the information.
CKC will never share your information with any third-party or partner organization(s) unless it is necessary in order to fulfill your request or deliver services which you have requested (e.g., to ship an order, to email you with information related to an order, or to fulfill trial benefits and/or partner services bundled with a product or service you purchased from CKC).
Continental Kennel Club complies with the CAN-SPAM Act. Enforced by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), this act applies to “any electronic mail message for which the primary purpose is commercial advertisement or promotion of a commercial product or service.” Based on the laws regulating this type of communication with you, CKC:
For more information about these laws and the CAN-SPAM Act, click here.
You may choose to opt-out of some or all email communications from CKC. This can be accomplished in the following ways, by providing nothing more than your email address.
Continental Kennel Club provides a membership experience to club members with a CKC-registered dog, which includes a variety of special services and customized communications. For this reason, club members choosing to unsubscribe from all CKC email communications may still receive additional email notifications that contain transactional or relationship content. Transactional or relationship email correspondence may:
Continental Kennel Club allows club members with CKC-registered litters to provide the contact information of their clients via a form on the website at the time of puppy transfer. CKC uses this information to contact the client on behalf of the breeder supplying the information, providing information relating to the benefits of membership and instructions on how to complete the process on the website. All email communications sent to a referred client include an opt-out link so that the referred customer can choose to receive no future communications from CKC.
For more information about this program, click here.
CKC recognizes the importance of protecting your personal information. When you submit sensitive information on our website, it is protected. Sensitive information such as credit card data is encrypted and transmitted securely. You can verify this by checking for the lock icon and “https” in the URL bar of your browser. You can also view the security icons in our footer, which are provided by our service providers, including GoDaddy, TrustWave, and Authorize.net Payment Processor.
Your information is also protected offline. Only employees who need to access your information to complete a specific job such as billing or customer service are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers and servers where this information may be stored are located in a secure facility.
This website is not directed to children under thirteen (13) years of age, and children under the age of thirteen must not use the website or services offered on it to submit any individually identifiable information about themselves without the permission of a parent or guardian.
This website may include links to external websites. CKC is in no way responsible for the content or privacy practices of other websites, and we encourage users to be aware of this when they are leaving our website and to read the privacy policies of any other website that collects personally identifiable information.