Privacy Policy

Ledgands (also herein referred to as “we”, “us”, “our”) is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. This Privacy Policy explains how we collect and use any Personal Information you provide to us and how we safeguard the privacy of such information. Words and expressions have the same meanings when used in this Privacy Policy as described in the definitions of Ledgands Terms and Conditions. We're giving you this information as part of our initiative to comply with recent legislation, and to make sure we're honest and clear about your privacy when using our website. We know you'd expect nothing less from us, and please be assured that we're working on a number of other privacy and cookie-related improvements to the website.


We want you to know that we respect the privacy of everyone who visits the Website and everyone who makes an enquiry or purchases anything available through the Website. We set out below what information we learn about you when you visit the Website, what we do with that information and how you can change the information we have.

What are cookies?

Cookies are tiny text files stored on your computer when you visit certain web pages. At Ledgands we use cookies to permit access to our Market Place, Forum and Pedigree Database and to remember you when you return to our site. If you don't wish to enable cookies, you'll still be able to browse parts of our site and use it for research purposes. Please note that cookies can't harm your computer. We don't store personally identifiable information such as credit card details in cookies we create.

Managing cookies

If cookies aren't enabled on your computer, it will mean that your experience on our website may be limited to browsing the main pages and not being able to access our Market Place, Forum or Pedigree Database.

To enable cookies

If you're not sure of the type and version of web browser you use to access the Internet:

For PCs: click on 'Help' at the top of your browser window and select the 'About' option 

For Macs: with the browser window open, click on the Apple menu and select the 'About' option
Google Chrome

  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select Options
  1. Click the 'Under the Hood' tab, locate the 'Privacy' section, and select the 'Content settings' button
  1. Now select 'Allow local data to be set'
  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select 'Internet options' , then click on the 'Privacy' tab
  1. Ensure that your Privacy level is set to Medium or below, which will enable cookies in your browser
  1. Settings above Medium will disable cookies
  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select Options
  1. Then select the Privacy icon
  1. Click on Cookies, then select 'allow sites to set cookies'
  1. Click on the Cog icon at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option
  1. Click on 'Security', check the option that says 'Block third-party and advertising cookies'
  1. Click 'Save'
  1. Click on 'Explorer' at the top of your browser window and select 'Preferences' options
  1. Scroll down until you see 'Cookies' under Receiving Files
  1. Select the 'Never Ask' option
  1. Click on 'Safari' at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option
  1. Click on 'Security' then 'Accept cookies'
  1. Select the 'Only from site you navigate to'
  1. Click on 'Mozilla' or 'Netscape' at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option
  1. Scroll down until you see cookies under 'Privacy & Security'
  1. Select 'Enable cookies for the originating web site only'
  1. Click on 'Menu' at the top of your browser window and select 'Settings'
  1. Then select 'Preferences', select the 'Advanced' tab
  1. Then select 'Accept cookies' option

How to check cookies are enabled for Windows PCs

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0

Mozilla Firefox


How to check cookies are enabled for Macs

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 on OSX

Safari on OSX

Mozilla and Netscape on OSX


All other browsers: Please consult your documentation or online help files.

The Information We Collect:

We do not collect any personal information from our Website visitors so you are free to visit our Website as often as you like without the need to register. There are some facilities on the Website that do require your registration. The only condition is that all users of this site must agree to our Terms and Conditions and this Privacy Policy before using this Website.

Our Website uses software features known as “cookies”, which are small pieces of data that are stored on your hard drive when accessing a website. They are akin to identity cards, and we may use them as follows: to allow us to know when users return to our Website and which pages or services you access while there; and to gather information on an aggregate basis in order to identify the most popular areas of our Website and make it easier for users to access them. You are encouraged to visit our Website and make use of all facilities.

Where you submit any registration details to us you maybe required to submit to us your name, e-mail address, contact telephone number, date of birth, affix, address) (together referred to as “Personal Information”). We store your details securely. This information is only used to keep you informed of changes and updates to the Ledgands Website.

All Internet Protocol (IP) addresses of all users of any part of this website are recorded at all times. The IP address is your computers 'digital finger print' consisting of usually a ten digit number or there abouts. The IP address allows the source of each user to be tracked if required - through their internet service provider to the actual computer location. This information is used by Ledgands Gundogs for the identification of users that breach these terms and conditions of use and for security lock outs. Your IP address may also be supplied to relevant authorities for the purpose of investigating any illegal activities if requested.

Disclosure of Information

We want you to feel free to use and explore our Website without worrying about whether your visit will generate unwanted sales or marketing activity such as junk mail or spam. All our staff maintain a responsibility to keep your Personal Information confidential and will only use it to keep you informed and updated regarding any content updates, technical changes and Show Album additions. Whilst any Personal Information that we use to provide or promote our services to you will not be passed to any third party organisation for marketing purposes, we reserve the right to disclose personal data to any third party which has a legal right to request such information.

Security of Data

We will provide the same protections in respect of any electronic communications received from you as those employed in respect of information received by post and telephone - to protect the confidentiality and integrity of your information from unauthorised access and disclosure.

Consent and Changes to the Privacy Policy

By using this Website you consent to our collection and use of your Personal Information as stated above. We want you to be aware of the information we collect and how we use it at all times. If we need to change our Privacy Policy we will post the changes on this page, and may place notices on other pages of the website to draw your attention to any change. Continued use of the Website will signify that you agree to any such changes.