Privacy Policy

This policy describes how 1001 Paws processes and protects your personal information. This website is owned and managed by 1001 Foundation, a not for profit company limited by guarantee with no shares or shareholders and registered in the United Kingdom. The 1001 Paws brand and logo are registered trademarks of 1001 Foundation, all rights are reserved. 1001 Foundation operates and

About 1001 Paws
1001 PAWS is an international not-for-profit initiative, launched by the UK-based 1001 Foundation, aiming to help improve the wellbeing of animals and secure their role in enriching the human populated areas that they reside.

The initial focus for 1001 Paws is supporting Middle Eastern and North African countries where large scale, integrated and sustainable efforts are needed to help community animals (including stray and abandoned).

What information do we collect?
Personal data is any data that identifies you as an individual. If you have been in touch with us before through involvement at an event, taking part in a course, subscribing to a newsletter, emails, face-to-face meetings and exchanging business cards or providing volunteering, consultancy, services we may hold the personal data you have provided us on our secure database or on the online course, consulting and community provider’s database, Kajabi (cookie consent).

This personal information may include but is not limited to your name, email address, IP address, postal address, telephone number, mobile number, affiliated organisations and job title. The amount of information will vary depending on the way in which 1001 Paws is interacting with you. For online contribution payments, consulting, courses and community, please check Our Terms for what information and data is processed and handled by us. 

The way in which your information is processed depends on the method and purpose of your contact with 1001 Paws.

What does 1001 Paws do with personal information?
We may use your data to provide you with information that you have requested or may be of interest to you.

We rely on your consent for our marketing communications. If you wish to hear from us about our direct action and awareness campaigns and have given us permission to contact you, we will send you information and updates on our work by your preferred channel (email/post). We may also send you surveys for market research purposes or events from trusted partners we feel would be of interest to you. We will only contact you if we have received your permission and you can opt out of receiving communications at any time by contacting us or by clicking the unsubscribe button at the end of mass email communication. For online contribution payments and payments for community, consulting or courses, please check Our Terms for what information and data is processed and handled by us.

Cookies: What are cookies?
This Website may place small text files, called cookies, on your computer to manage the site behaviour. These cookies may monitor how you use this Website so we can make improvements and are also used to give you the best user experience. Some cookies may also be placed by third parties, for example Facebook and Google if you use their services via this Website, to monitor how you use their services and also to target relevant advertising to you when you visit other websites on which they advertise. In addition, we use to provide online consulting, courses and community. They also capture cookies and more information can be found on this link.

In most cases, cookies do not contain personally identifiable data.

1001 Paws is not responsible for the use of cookies by third parties, and users are encouraged to read the privacy statements of those third-party service providers before using their services.

How do I opt-out of cookies?
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit You should note that deleting certain cookies may prevent you from accessing certain parts of this Website and/or may affect your user experience.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, and not just this Website, visit:

Keeping your information safe and up-to-date
1001 Paws is the controller of the personal data collected from this Website. In accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, 1001 Paws follows strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of personal data which users provide to it, to prevent unauthorised access.

We will never rent or sell your personal data for commercial purposes and will only ever disclose your data if we are required to do so by law. Other than processes required by the core function of our organisation, we will only ever use your data for specific purposes with your consent.

We never disclose personal data to any third parties, other than PayPal or Stripe that we use for contribution payments.  Personal data will then be used for processing payments. PayPal and Stripe has their own Privacy Policies. 

We are committed to making sure we have the most current information for you. We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your personal data is accurate and up-to-date. However, if it is the case that our records are out-of-date, please do let us know of your new circumstances and we will change your details on our system. Please contact us.

Use of photographs
When a photographer commissioned by 1001 Paws is present at any of our events, we may use the resulting images on this website and in publicity materials. Permission to use the images for promotional purposes is requested from the subjects (or their parents/care givers) at the time the photographs are taken. However, if you have a valid reason why an image should not be used, please contact us. You can request the removal of your image at any time by contacting us in which case we will endeavour to remove the image where possible. Instances where this might not be possible are on social media if the image has already been shared, or in marketing materials that have already been printed.

Your rights
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) replaces the current Data Protection Act and becomes effective from 25.5.18. It includes a number of rights for individuals, including:

  • The right to be informed about how we collect and process data
  • The right to request to see full details of the personal information held
  • The right to ask us to stop processing your personal information and delete data
  • The right to withdraw consent at any time
  • The right to correct personal data if you feel it is inaccurate or incomplete

For any data protection queries such as changing or updating the information we hold about you, please contact us.

SPAM Compliance
All emails sent from our organization will clearly state who the email is from and provide clear information on how to contact the sender. In addition, all email messages will also contain concise information on how to remove yourself from our mailing list so that you receive no further e-mail communication from us.

Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and our partners by reading the unsubscribe instructions located at the bottom of any mass email they receive from us at anytime. Users who no longer wish to receive our newsletter or promotional materials may opt-out of receiving these communications by clicking on the unsubscribe link in the email.

Use of External Links
This website may contain links to other websites. 1001 Foundation cannot guarantee the accuracy of information found at any linked site. Links to or from external sites not owned or controlled by 1001 Foundation and do not constitute an endorsement by 1001 Foundation or any of its employees of the sponsors of these sites or the products or information presented therein.

By accessing this web site, you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.

Intellectual Property Rights
All copyrights, trademarks, patents and other intellectual property rights in and on our website and all content and software located on the site shall remain the sole property of 1001 Foundation or its licensors. The use of our trademarks, content and intellectual property is forbidden without the express written consent from 1001 Foundation. You must not:

• Republish material from our websites and courses without prior written consent.
Sell or rent material from our websites and courses.
Reproduce, duplicate, create derivative, copy or otherwise exploit material on our website and courses for any purpose.
Redistribute any content from our website and courses, including onto another website.

Acceptable Use
You agree to use our website only for lawful purposes, and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else”s use and enjoyment of the website. Prohibited behaviour includes harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any other user, transmitting obscene or offensive content or disrupting the normal flow of dialogue within our website.

You must not use our website to send unsolicited commercial communications. You must not use the content on our website for any marketing related purpose without our express written consent.

Restricted Access
We may in the future need to restrict access to parts (or all) of our website and reserve full rights to do so. If, at any point, we provide you with a username and password for you to access restricted areas of our website, you must ensure that both your username and password are kept confidential.

Use of Testimonials

Testimonials that appear on this site are actually received via text, audio or video submission. They are individual experiences, reflecting real life experiences of those who have used our products and/or services in some way. They are individual results and results do vary. We do not claim that they are typical results. The testimonials are not necessarily representative of all of those who will use our products and/or services.

The testimonials displayed in any form on this site (text, audio, video or other) are reproduced verbatim, except for correction of grammatical or typing errors. Some may have been shortened. In other words, not the whole message received by the testimonial writer is displayed when it seems too lengthy or not the whole statement seems relevant for the general public.

1001 Foundation (operating 1001 Paws and is not responsible for any of the opinions or comments posted on its sites or social media channels. 1001 Foundation  is not a forum for testimonials, however provides testimonials as a means for customers to share their experiences with one another. To protect against abuse, all testimonials appear after they have been reviewed by management of 1001 Foundation. 1001 Foundation does not share the opinions, views or commentary of any testimonials on 1001 Foundation sites  – the opinions are strictly the views of the testimonial source.

The testimonials are never intended to make claims that our products and/or services can be used to diagnose, treat, cure, mitigate or prevent any disease. Any such claims, implicit or explicit, in any shape or form, have not been clinically tested or evaluated.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

1001 Foundation (operating 1001 Paws and makes no representations, warranties, or assurances as to the accuracy, currency or completeness of the content contain on this website or any sites linked to this site.

All the materials on this site are provided “as is” without any express or implied warranty of any kind, including warranties of merchantability, noninfringement of intellectual property or fitness for any particular purpose. In no event shall 1001 Foundation (operating 1001 Paws and or its agents or associates be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, loss of information, injury or death) arising out of the use of or inability to use the materials, even if 1001 Foundation (operating 1001 Paws and has been advised of the possibility of such loss or damages.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

1001 Paws may change this Policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page regularly to ensure that you are happy with any changes made. If you use this Website after any such change has been made, you will be deemed to have read and accepted the change.