Right to use website & content
Subject to the Intellectual Property term set out below, you may access, view, produce and print the content on this website for informational and non-commercial purposes provided you include a prominent written acknowledgement of the RNZSPCA’s rights in the relevant content.
RNZSPCA endeavours to ensure information on this website is current and accurate, and it has been compiled in good faith. RNZSPCA will endeavour to correct any errors on this website but does not accept any liability for mistakes or out-of-date information.
Third party websites & hyper-linking
All links and references to other websites, organisations or people not within RNZSPCA are provided for the user's convenience only, and should not be taken as endorsement of those websites, or of the information contained in those websites, nor of organisations or people referred to, nor of the products sold on those websites. If you have comments or questions relating to sites linked to this one, they should be directed to the relevant branch or organisation. RNZSPCA does not implicitly or impliedly endorse any website, organisation or people who may have off-website links to this website.
All intellectual property on this website, including without limitation, the text, graphics and copyright works is owned by RNZSPCA or used by RNZSPCA under licence from the copyright owner. All photos remain copyright of the photographer and may not be copied or reproduced in any format without obtaining written permissions from the photographer.
The information provided on this website is for general guidance only. Users of the information contained on this website must make their own assessment of the suitability and appropriateness of the products, services and information for their particular use.
Exclusion of liability
To the extent permitted by law:
all warranties, representations and guarantees (whether express, implied or statutory) are excluded, including without limitation the suitability, fitness for purpose, accuracy or completeness of this website or the content on, or accessed through, it, or any products or services obtained from the website;
RNZSPCA will not be liable for any damage, loss or expenses, or indirect losses or consequential damages of any kind, suffered or incurred by you in connection with your access to or use of this website, or the content on, or accessed through, this website; and
RNZSPCA will not be liable for any damage, loss or expenses, or indirect losses or consequential damages of any kind, suffered or incurred by you in connection with any products or services obtained from this website.
If the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 applies, you may have rights or remedies which are not excluded or limited under this clause. If you are using this website or its content for business purposes, the above exclusions and limits will apply and the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 will not apply.
You must ensure that your access to this website is not illegal or prohibited by laws which apply to you. You must take your own precautions to ensure that the process which you employ for accessing this website does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which may damage your own computer system. For the removal of doubt, we do not accept responsibility for any interference or damage to your own computer system which arises in connection with your use of this website or any linked website.
Whilst we have no reason to believe that any information contained on this website is inaccurate, we do not warrant the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of such information, nor do we undertake to keep this website updated. We do not accept responsibility for loss suffered as a result of reliance by you upon the accuracy or currency of information contained on this website.
Security of information
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Whilst RNZSPCA strives to protect such information, we do not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you transmit to us. Accordingly, any information which you transmit to us is transmitted at your own risk. Nevertheless, once we receive your transmission we will take reasonable steps to preserve the security of such information. You should never share your secure information and/or user details with any other person.
Governing law and jurisdiction