Terms of Use

Introduction

Thank you for visiting mypetgroomer.co.uk (the 'website'). This website is operated by The British Isles Grooming Association (the 'company' aka BIGA). Please read these Terms & Conditions carefully before using the website. By accessing or using this website you agree to be bound by the Terms & Conditions that follow, and you will be asked to accept these Terms & Conditions before claiming any listing or purchasing any service from the site. If you do not agree to all of our Terms & Conditions, please do not use this website. 

1. This website is a directory of professional pet groomers and/or pet grooming training centres in the United Kingdom (and/or those territories defined as "British Isles"). It is a FREE service brought to you by the not-for-profit industry trade association The British Isles Grooming Association (BIGA).

2. By using this website you agree to hold harmless The British Isles Grooming Association from any personal liability, claim, suit, action, loss, or damage that may result from your use of the businesses listed on our website, including but not limited to pet grooming businesses, pet grooming training centres as well as any advertisers on our site.  

3. Claiming a Listing - your business may be listed on mypetgroomer.co.uk because the information is publicly available and mypetgroomer.co.uk provides this information as a free service to pet owners. If you would like to Claim your listing. you are thereby advertising on our website - although your listing is FREE. If you would to become a Member of The British Isles Grooming Association (BIGA) for an enhanced listing, please visit our membership website at www.mybiga.org or sign up here online. In any event, by claiming a listing or becoming a member of BIGA, you thereby agree to abide by BIGA's Code of Conduct and our Core Values

4. Links and Warranties - mypetgroomer.co.uk may feature links to 3rd-party content, products and services. BIGA holds responsibility neither for the quality or accuracy of such content, nor for views expressed therein, and accepts no liability arising from the use or misuse of such material. 

5. Copyrights and Trademarks: BIGA trademarks & designs, either registered or unregistered, are the property of BIGA. All rights are reserved. Nothing on the website is allowed to be downloaded, transmitted, reproduced, or distributed without the prior written permission of BIGA.

6. Legalities: BIGA is registered in, and operates from, the UK. As such it is subject to UK law. Irrespective of their place of residence, or delivery and billing address, visitors using mypetgroomer.co.uk are subject to its Terms & Conditions and defer to UK law in any and all matters involving BIGA

7. Updates and Changes: BIGA reserves the right to change or modify the website's content, in part or in whole, at any time without prior notification. This includes our pricing and any of the Terms, Conditions or Policies that follow. Please check this page regularly to be aware of any recent changes that may affect visitors and users of mypetgroomer.co.uk.

8. Privacy Policy and use of personal data: Note: By submitting personal data to mypetgroomer.co.uk, either manually or electronically, you give your consent that any such data may be stored and used by us to provide improved products & services, and to notify customers/visitors thereof. We will not share, sell or distribute your personal data to unrelated 3rd parties, unless such parties have undertaken to act for us in accordance with the purposes for which the data was originally collected. BIGA will not abuse any personal data that is submitted, but cannot guarantee such data against malicious use if obtained illegally by a 3rd party, or offer indemnity for any such abuse. 

9. Orders, Price and Payment: All orders for Advertising are accepted when a mypetgroomer.co.uk Order Confirmation is received by the customer. This confirmation will be provided in writing and may be delivered by e-mail or letter. Failure to receive an Order Confirmation, dependent on any Personal Data you have provided, is not necessarily indication that an Order has not been undertaken. Please print or save Order Confirmations for future reference. 

10. Use of logos from third-party sites. Users of the site completing their profile pages / business listings are only permitted to use third-party copyright and trademark information lawfully. The following guidance is provided for the use of City & Guilds logos - please click here.

11. BIGA is a company registered by guarantee in England and Wales, Registered at St. George’s House, 14 George Street, Huntingdon, Cambs. PE29 3GH. Reg. No. 10085801