Cookies and privacy policy

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy sets out how we, HorseSearch obtain, store and use your personal information when you use or interact with our website, or where we otherwise obtain or collect personal information.  The effective date of this Privacy Policy is 20th September 2020

Horse Search Ltd collect personal information about you when you provide it to us, such as through your use of our website and its features, when you contact us directly by email, social media, phone or in writing, when you complete one of the forms on our website or any other means by which you provide information to us.
You can contact us by writing to 111 Front Street, Lockington, Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 9SH or sending an email to [email protected] or calling us on 07506087383 if you have any additional questions about Horse Search Ltd collection and storage of data.
Access to your information

Contact us at any time to; Request access to information, correct any information and/or delete information that Horse Search has about you.

It is possible to browse our website without providing us with any personal information on who you are. However, to use our services; advertising horse for sale or loan, or placing a horse dealer and Searchers advert, it is necessary to register on the website and provide personal data.

The type of information we collect about you may include information such as;

  • Your name
  • Your email address
  • Your address
  • Your phone number
  • Information about your computer (ie your IP address)
  • Information about how you use our website
  • Information about your mobile device (such as your geographical location)
  • Information about your horse or pony for sale or loan/lease (horse advert)
  • Information about your business services and social media
If you are under 16 years, you may use only with the involvement of a parent or guardian. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 16 without the consent of the child’s parent or guardian.
During a user registration and later if they go on to use additional features of our website, they provide information such as, name, email address, phone number, horse/pony and business advert details, and other relevant data. The information is used by Horse Search Ltd to identify the user and provide them with support services.
How we share your information?
We respect your privacy. Other than in this privacy policy we do not sell your personal information, nor do we share it with unaffiliated third parties for their own marketing use, unless we have your consent or are required to do so by law to do so. Generally, we may disclose the information we collect, including personal information, in order to facilitate our provision of the services or communications with customers, to operate our business to advertise or promote our services, to facilitate changes to or transfers of our business, as required by law or with your consent.
We may share non personally identifiable information publicly. For example we may share horses for Sale on the website on to social media pages. If you suspect anyone other than a third party you have specifically authorised knows your identification code or password, you must notify us promptly at [email protected]
We may contact you for marketing purposes by email, if you have agreed to be contacted in this manner. By subscribing to Horse Search emails you grant us the right to use the email for both email marketing purposes and advertisement targeting.
We may include information from other businesses in our E newsletter. It is your choice as to whether you want to receive the information about our work. If you do not want us to use your personal information in these ways please tick the relevant box at the point of registration. You may opt out of our marketing emails at anytime by clicking the unsubscribe link at the end of our marketing emails.
You can also change any of your contact details via your horse search profile area of your account.
How secure is information about me?
We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using software which encrypts the information you put in.
We reveal only the last 4 digits of your credit card numbers when confirming an order. Of course, we transmit the whole credit card number to the appropriate credit card company during processing.
It is important for you to protect against unauthorised access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to log off when finished if using a shared computer.
We only retain the personal data collected from a user for as long as their account is active or for a limited period of time for as long as it is needed to fulfill the reasons it was initially obtained, unless required by law.
Cookie Policy

This platform is owned and operated by Horse Search Ltd operating as a sole trader with its office located in Gloucestershire, UK. . To contact us, please email [email protected]

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

By using this Service, you consent to the use of cookies.

How we use cookies
We use the following cookies:
  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.
  • Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
  • Please note that third parties may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These third parties may include, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services. These third party cookies are likely to be analytical cookies or performance cookies or targeting cookies.
  • If you’d like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser. Please note, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features of our website, and some of our pages might not display properly.