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Your use of this site constitutes your agreement to abide by our terms.  Mondog.org , as well as our agents and assignees, as applicable, reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to modify, alter and/or update these terms at any time and you agree to be bound by such modifications, alterations and updates. You agree to review these terms on a periodic basis.

Linked Web Sites: Mondog.org  and/or its sponsors, affiliates, members, board of directors, users, are not necessarily affiliated with sites which may be linked to this site, and are therefore not responsible for their content ("Linked Sites"). We link these sites for your convenience.

Mondog.org contains links to other Internet sites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and are not endorsements of any products or services in such sites, and no information in such site has been endorsed or approved by Mondog.org. These third party sites may also contain opinions and viewpoints of third parties that do not necessarily coincide with our opinions and viewpoints. Those sites may also have privacy policies different than our own privacy policy.

Mondog.org is not responsible for any of the Articles, Pictures, Forum posts, Comments, Reviews, or User Names, as the poster of the particular Article, Pictures, Forum posts, Comment, Review, or User Name on Mondog.org assumes full responsibility.

You agree to grant to Mondog.org a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive right and license (including any moral rights or other necessary rights) to use, display, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, distribute, perform, promote, archive, translate, and to create derivative works and compilations, in whole or in part. Such license will apply with respect to any form, media, technology known or later developed; you warrant and represent that you have all legal, moral, and other rights that may be necessary to grant us with the license.  You acknowledge and agree that we shall have the right (but not obligation), in our sole discretion, to refuse to publish or to remove or block access to any Content you provide at any time and for any reason, with or without notice.

Mondog.org may display or allow Goods and services of third parties to be advertised and/or made available on or through this web site. Representations made regarding products and services provided by third parties are governed by the policies and representations made by these third parties. We shall not be liable for or responsible in any manner for any of your dealings or interaction with third parties.

Mondog.org disclaims any and all responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, completeness, legality, reliability, operability, or availability of information or material displayed on this site. Mondog.org disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from downloading or accessing any information or material on Mondog.org.

All materials, information, products & services included on Mondog.org are provided "AS IS", with no warranties whatsoever. Mondog.org expressly disclaims to the fullest extent permitted by law all express, implied, and statutory warranties. Mondog.org disclaims any warranties for services or goods received through or advertised on Mondog.org.

You agree to indemnify and hold Mondog, harmless, our subsidiaries, affiliates, related parties, officers, directors, employees, agents, independent contractors, advertisers, partners, and co-branders from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorney's fees, that may be made by any third party, that is due to or arising out of your conduct or connection with this web site or service, your provision of Content, your violation of this Terms of Use or any other violation of the rights of another person or party.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE AND ANY SERVICES OR CONTENT PROVIDED (THE SERVICE) IS MADE AVAILABLE AND PROVIDED TO YOU AT YOUR OWN RISK. IT IS PROVIDED TO YOU AS IS AND WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, IMPLIED OR EXPRESS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

WE MAKE NO WARRANTY, IMPLIED OR EXPRESS, THAT ANY PART OF THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE, VIRUS-FREE, TIMELY, SECURE, ACCURATE, RELIABLE, OF ANY QUALITY, NOR THAT ANY CONTENT IS SAFE IN ANY MANNER FOR DOWNLOAD. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NEITHER US NOR ANY PARTICIPANT IN THE SERVICE PROVIDES PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OF ANY KIND AND THAT USE OF SUCH ADVICE OR ANY OTHER INFORMATION IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK AND WITHOUT OUR LIABILITY OF ANY KIND.

Some jurisdictions may not allow disclaimers of implied warranties and the above disclaimer may not apply to you only as it relates to implied warranties.

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INDICENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSS (EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM OR ARISING OUT OF  THE USE OF OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, (II) THE COST TO OBTAIN SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND/OR SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY TRANSACTION ENTERED INTO ON THROUGH THE SERVICE, (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR DATA TRANSMISSIONS, (IV) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE, OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE.

In some jurisdictions, it is not permitted to limit liability and therefore such limitations may not apply to you.

We reserve all of our rights, including but not limited to any and all copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, and any other proprietary right that we may have in our web site, its content, and the goods and services that may be provided. The use of our rights and property requires our prior written consent. We are not providing you with any implied or express licenses or rights by making services available to you and you will have no rights to make any commercial uses of our web site or service without our prior written consent.

In the event that this Terms of Use conflicts with any law under which any provision may be held invalid by a court with jurisdiction over the parties, such provision will be interpreted to reflect the original intentions of the parties in accordance with applicable law, and the remainder of this Terms of Use will remain valid and intact;
(ii) The failure of either party to assert any right under this Terms of Use shall not be considered a waiver of any that party's right and that right will remain in full force and effect;
(iii) You agree that without regard to any statue or contrary law that any claim or cause arising out of this web site or its services must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause arose or the claim shall be forever barred;
(iv) We may assign our rights and obligations under this Terms of Use and we shall be relieved of any further obligation.

You agree that this Terms of Use and any dispute arising out of your use of this web site or our products or services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with local laws where the headquarters of the owner of this web site is located, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. By registering or using this web site and service you consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the county or city where the headquarters of the owner of this web site is located.

All Logo's and Images are property of thier respectful owner. All HTML and Databases on Mondog.org are © Copyright 2000-2010 Mondog.org.

Privacy Policy

Any and all personal information collected on Mondog "our Web site" by Mondog.org  and/or it's affiliated companies, agents, and assignees, for example e-mail forms, Flyer and E-mail Submissions and Updates, and any contest/sweepstakes entry forms will be utilized solely for internal purposes and to enhance visitors' enjoyment and convenience. We also use e-mail addresses or other personally identifiable information to respond to visitors who communicate with "the Web site".

When registering on Mon Social for a Membership, you are given the choice of subscribing to our Newsletter. You can either elect to subscribe or unsubscribe at any time. All information stored on our database is not shared or sold to any third party what so ever. Subscribers wishing to unsubscribe to our newsletter can uncheck the option in their account, using the 'Your Information' link. On occasion we will send important notifications to all site members. These notifications can include server status, site downtime or other information that will be beneficial to our members. The newsletter sent to every member is a last resort and will not be abused.
In some instances, where specified, personal information submitted by visitors to Mondog.org may be used for research and or event purposes.

At any particular time, Mondog.org will conduct contests for our members. Member participation for these contests is voluntary, and in no way requires the user to give out personal information when choosing not to enter in the contest. Collected information may include contact information and demographic information, such as name, e-mail, address, state, ect. This information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes.

Mondog.org  and/or agents and assignees, bear no responsibility for the content of any material or information provided by visitors to the site, nor do we bear any responsibility for any action taken by or caused by parties who provide information listed on the site or who use information listed on the site.

Mondog.org utilizes a "cookie" on this Web site. A cookie is a piece of data that is transferred to a visitor's hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes, to enhance the visitor's use of the Web site. If
visitors choose to, they have the option of setting their browsers so they can refuse to accept cookies.

Mondog.org keeps log files on broad fields to analyze trends, track user movements, and gather data for demographic locations. This is not attached in anyway to visitor's personal identification but does log users IP addresses and or reverse DNS record.

When a web site user chooses to send News, Articles, Reviews, ect, to an unregistered name and email address, the names and e-mail addresses are not logged. Mondog.org will send the recepient a one-time e-mail inviting them to visit Mondog.org.  We will never send another e-mail to the visitor or friend for any purpose.

You must be 18 or older to visit this Web site. If you are under the age of 18, please do not provide any personal information to this Web site without the authorization of a parent or legal guardian.

Mondog.org reserves the right to modify, change or update this policy at any time, and therefore, you are encouraged to review this policy from time to time. However, in no event, will we give or sell members information to an outside 3rd party.

Mondog.org's news blog is intended to encourage friendly discussion around news about animals. Good news about the animals is always welcome here. We ask that you follow a few guidelines when posting comments to this site:

* Please do not post personal contact information (address/telephone number) for or about yourself or your friends.
* Please do not post rumors or alarms about situations that may need attention. If you would like help with an animal situation, please contact one of our admins or board members.
* Please do not use profanity in your messages.
* Please do not post personal attacks against fellow bloggers or against other humane or rescue organizations or individuals.
* If you're under (18) eighteen years of age: Please get a parent's or guardian's permission to post and never include personal information about yourself.
* Please avoid excessive negativity, and incitement and/or approval of violent or illegal activities.
* Please do not post unlawful or objectionable content, including unlawful, harassing, defamatory, abusive, threatening, harmful, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, racially offensive or otherwise objectionable material.
* We do not allow advertising.
* Please avoid spamming or off-topic material.
* In keeping with the spirit of cooperation of the Spayd and Neutere your Pet movement, please avoid excessive and explicit criticism of other Dog Friendly Areas or the Chicago Park District.
* If you use multiple logins for the purpose of disrupting the community or annoying other users you may have action taken against your member account(s).

We will remove messages which do not follow the above guidelines. Mondog.org reserves the right to delete any contribution, or take action against any member account, at any time, for any reason. We reserve the right to modify or expand the above guidelines as necessary.

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1. This contribution is made from my own funds, and funds are not being provided to me by another person or entity for the purpose of making this contribution.
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3. I am at least eighteen (18) years old.

The maximun donation for a single person is $5000.00 Any donation above this amount may be rejected. Married couples should donate twice, one donation under each spouse's name.