Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy of American Mini Pig Association (“AMPA”)
This Privacy Policy of AMPA describes the information practices of AMPA.
If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at:

American Mini Pig Association

PO Box 735, Aurora, MO 65605


  • Overview
    This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which AMPA collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from you and other users of AMPA’s website (“Site”).
  • Personal Identification Information
    AMPA values individual privacy. AMPA may collect Personal Identification Information obtained from users of the Site in numerous ways, including but not limited to, when users visit the Site, fill out forms, and/or insert information within the Site in connection with the proper activities, services, features or resources AMPA makes available on the Site.
    Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information, financial information, and/or demographic information.
    AMPA will collect Personal Identification Information from users only if they are voluntarily submitted. Users can refuse to supply Personal Identification Information, except that it may prevent users from engaging in certain activities on the Site. Users may visit the Site anonymously.
    If you purchase a product or service at the Site, we will not give out your credit card number or other financial account information to third parties unless you authorize us to do so, or it is necessary to fulfill our responsibilities with respect to the transaction, including but not limited to delivering a product or service you order.
  • Non-Personal Information
    AMPA may also collect Non-Personal Identification Information about users whenever they interact with the Site. Non-Personal Identification Information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about user’s means of connection to the Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service provider utilized and other similar information. We may also share this information in aggregate with advertisers and sponsors to determine advertising effectiveness as applicable. We may use this information to track and analyze traffic to the Site, including the number of visitors and pages viewed by visitors, to improve the Site and its Content.
  • Membership Information
    AMPA may maintain an online member directory, which contains specific personal and professional information, depending on the information provided to AMPA through such membership application, information, or updates to your online membership profile. Access to online member directory information is available only to AMPA members. However, we may occasionally provide, sell, or rent limited member data to third parties, such as companies that offer products and services related to the purposes or interests of AMPA and its members.
  • Web Browser Cookies
    The Site may use “cookies” to enhance user experience. User’s web browser may place cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping or other purposes and sometimes to track information about user. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert user when cookies are being sent. If the browser is set to refuse cookies, user should note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.
  • User Generated Content
    The Site may allow users to post their own content (e.g. comments, blogs, postings, etc.) which may include Personal Identification Information. You are responsible for all actions resulting from any information which you post on the Site and once posted, it is public information and not subject to this Privacy Policy and AMPA is not responsible for any results or consequences of such posting.
  • Reservation of Rights
    At all times, however, AMPA reserves the right to disclose information where required by law or to comply with valid legal process (such as a search warrant, subpoena, or court order), or to protect AMPA’s rights or property.
    AMPA reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at its discretion with or without providing notice to users of its Site. Whenever we change this Privacy Policy, however, we will endeavor to give users of the Site reasonable notice by posting a notice on the Site. Since these policy change notices last only for a limited time, you should check this Privacy Policy regularly to see if there has been any changes.
  • Use of Collected Information
    AMPA may share, sell, or rent limited member data, including postal address, to third parties, including companies that offer products and services related to the purposes and interests of AMPA and its members. We only provide the information as needed in order for these companies to perform such services.
    As an AMPA member, if you prefer to receive mailings from AMPA only and do not wish to receive mailings from these other organizations, you may have your name and address removed from the lists.
    In addition, AMPA collects and uses user’s information for the following purposes:
    a. Improving the Site;
    b. Improving member and user services;
    c. Responding to inquiries;
    d. Processing payments;
    e. Communicating with you regarding AMPA and its related services and /or products;
    f. Creating or managing any member accounts;
    g. Managing internal operations;
    h. Marketing purposes;
    i. Enforcing the Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement;
    j. Protecting the security and integrity of AMPA and its Site;
    k. And for other related purposes.
  • Security
    AMPA has adopted appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures designed to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of user’s personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on the Site.
  • Children Under the Age of 13
    We do not knowingly solicit data online from or market online to children under the age of 13.
  • Advertisers and Third Party Vendors on the Site
    The Site may contain advertisements or links to third party advertiser’s or vendor’s websites. We do not control the websites of third parties reached through the Site or its policies. AMPA will not be responsible or liable for any activities of these third parties.
  • User Acceptance of the Privacy Policy
    By using the Site, you expressly signify your agreement and acceptance of this Privacy Policy and all the terms and conditions contained herein. If you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions set forth in this Privacy Policy, please do not use the Site. Your use and/or continued use of the Site will be deemed as your full and complete acceptance of the Privacy Policy and any all changes thereto.