Terms of use

Legal Information

A goal of Pets for Patriots® is to provide the public with information and resources that may be helpful in making pet ownership achievable and affordable to members of the military community.  The information on the Pets for Patriots® website should not be construed as providing legal advice.



The Pets for Patriots website and all of the materials on or referenced by the Pets for Patriots website are provided on an “as is” basis. In no event shall Pets for Patriots be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, or consequential damages of any kind whatsoever with respect to the use of the Pets for Patriots website. You agree that you are using the Pets for Patriots website solely at your own risk.

Terms of Use

Your use of the Pets for Patriots website (https://www.petsforpatriots.org) (the “Website”) is contingent upon your acceptance of and compliance with the following Terms of Use.

Pets for Patriots may modify this agreement and its terms and conditions, and such modified agreement shall be effective immediately upon posting. Your continued access to or use of this Website shall be deemed your conclusive acceptance of the agreement and its terms and conditions and any modifications thereto.

Use of Material on the Website

Pets for Patriots owns and maintains its website for your personal purposes. The Website also contains an online store with ordering capabilities. You must be 18 years of age or older to place an order with the Pets for Patriots online store. All materials on the Website are, unless otherwise noted, the exclusive property of Pets for Patriots and are copyrighted. No portion of the website may be copied, downloaded, reproduced, reused, distributed, transmitted, or modified for any purpose without Pets for Patriots’ express written permission.  Any unauthorized use may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, or other applicable laws.

Material Provided by You

Material uploaded or posted to the Website, including to the Pets for Patriots Blog, or material sent to Pets for Patriots for posting on the Website by users is not guaranteed by Pets for Patriots as to accuracy, completeness, or usefulness, and Pets for Patriots does not endorse any material provided by our users. It is the responsibility of Website users to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any material available through the Pets for Patriots Blog.

You agree not to make available on the Website any material protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of such proprietary right. You agree and acknowledge that you have the burden of determining whether any material is or is not protected by a proprietary right and of seeking express permission from the owner of such right to make the material available on the Website.

By submitting material, you grant, or warrant that the owner of such material has expressly granted, to Pets for Patriots, the royalty-free right to publish, use, distribute, reproduce and publicly display the material, and to create derivative works from the material, in perpetuity, in any of its on-line, print or other media publications, materials or exhibitions, for purposes of promoting Pets for Patriots’ mission and awareness of its program, including but not limited to for editorial, advertising, publicity, and fundraising purposes, unless prohibited by law, for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such material. You also permit any other user to access, view, store or reproduce the material for that user’s personal use.

Pets for Patriots has the right, but is not obligated, to monitor the material posted on the Website to determine compliance with these Terms of Use and/or to satisfy any law, regulation or government request. Pets for Patriots has the right in its sole discretion to edit, refuse to post or remove any material submitted to or posted on the Website including, but not limited to, material that is unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, invasive of another’s privacy, potentially harmful to minors, obscene, pornographic, graphic, includes profanity, flames others, or otherwise objectionable.

Privacy Policy

If you supply personal details to us through the Website then you consent to our maintaining, recording, holding and using such personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy

Limitation of Liability

Owing to the nature of the Internet, Pets for Patriots cannot guarantee that the Website or the websites to which it is linked will always be available to users. You should ensure that you have appropriate protection against viruses and other security arrangements in place while using the Internet.

Material on the Website is subject to variation at any time without notice and we do not give any warranty that any such information will be accurate or complete at any particular time or at all.

The Website and any material contained in it are made available strictly on the basis that you accept it on an ‘as is’ and ‘as available’ basis. Where you rely on any material contained in it, you do so entirely at your own risk and you accept that all warranties, conditions and undertakings, express or implied, whether by common law, statute, trade usage, course of dealings or otherwise in respect of the Website are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law. We exclude all liability whatever, to the fullest extent permitted by law, in respect of any loss or damage resulting or arising from any non-availability or use of the Website or of any other website linked to it, or from reliance on the contents of the Website or any material or content accessed through it.


By using the website and all their contents, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold Pets for Patriots harmless from any and all claims, damages, costs and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising from or related to your use of the Website. Your use of the Website constitutes an agreement between you and Pets for Patriots. This agreement, which consists of the terms and conditions set forth herein, shall be governed by, construed under and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, without regard to any conflict of law provisions. You acknowledge and consent to jurisdiction in New York. Any action in connection with, relating to and/or arising from this agreement shall be brought exclusively in New York City, New York in a federal or state court of competent jurisdiction.


The Pets for Patriots website may contain links to Third Party web sites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under Pets for Patriots’ control, and Pets for Patriots is not responsible for and does not endorse the content of, or any link embedded in, any Linked Site. You acknowledge that you enter a Linked Site at your own risk. You are responsible for your visit to any Linked Site and you are expected to read and follow the Terms of Use and Privacy Policies posted on any Linked Site.

Pets for Patriots is not responsible for any service or product received from any Linked Site, and Pets for Patriots is not responsible if the Linked Site or any product or service featured on the site is not functioning, is damaged or is unavailable. Any delivery of and payment for goods and services, any warranties or any other terms of use for a Linked Site or Linked Site product, are strictly between you and the Third Party, and Pets for Patriots is not responsible for any transaction between you and a Third Party.

Term and Termination

This agreement is effective unless and until terminated by either you or Pets for Patriots. You may terminate this agreement at any time by discontinuing use of the Website.  Pets for Patriots may also terminate this agreement at any time without notice, and accordingly deny you access to the website, if in Pets for Patriots’ sole discretion you fail to comply with any term or provision of these Terms of Use. Possible evidence of use of any of the website for illegal purposes may be provided by Pets for Patriots to law enforcement authorities at the discretion of Pets for Patriots.

Entire Agreement

This is the entire agreement between the parties related to the use of the Website.