What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file passed from your internet browser on to your computer's hard drive, allowing websites to remember who you are when you return. Cookies also track information such as how you arrived on sites, your time of arrival, the pages you viewed and how long you stayed. To find out more about cookies please visit www.allaboutcookies.org
To find out how you can disable World Animal Protection cookies please read here.
The information we collect through cookies is anonymous and not personally identifiable. It does not contain your name, address, telephone number, or email address.
- Compile information on how our website is used, which helps improve our website and online services.
- Help users easily navigate our website.
- Check whether the website is operating effectively.
- Personalise and improve the service we offer you by understanding your preferences and establishing which areas of the website are most relevant to you.
World Animal Protection UK sometimes use third party advertising companies to serve adverts to visitors of our site. These companies may use cookie information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) to provide you with advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to you.
Cookies we use
Adestra Conversion Pixel
Measures the effectiveness of our email marketing.
Google Analytics & AdWords Remarketing
Provides insight into how visitors find and use our webpages so that we can evaluate and develop our site.
Google provides an opt-out plug-in for most common website browsers: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
To enable us to serve adverts on the Google Display Network based on past visits to our website, using non-personally identifiable information.
Please refer to the Google Advertising Privacy Notice for more information about the ability to opt out https://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/
Google.com & YouTube
These are common Google cookies, used across several of their services. They store user preference and can be used to personalise ads on Google searches as well as verifying Google user account and login times.
For more information please visit: https://www.google.com/policies/technologies/cookies/
Measures the effectiveness of online marketing campaigns including (but not limited to) remarketing, interest categories, similar audiences, other types of interest- based advertising, demographic and location targeting.
For more information please visit http://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/
Google's policy for advertising which you can find here https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/
If you wish to review and manage Google's Advertising settings, please visit Google Ad Settings
To opt out of the DoubleClick cookie please visit https://www.google.com/settings/ads/
Enables optimisation of our website and improves user experience by testing performance and enabling personalisation. The personalisation capability can be used for serving online advertising.
TV Squared tracks the effectiveness of our TV advertising. TV Squared collects information anonymously including: number of visitors to the site, which site/ search engine users arrived from and the pages visited. TV Squared does not collect personally identifiable information.
Enables us to serve adverts on Facebook based on past visits to our website, using non-personally identifiable information.
Facebook cookies for our like / share buttons - https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
To function properly, Hotjar stores first party cookies on your browser. This is needed to display the correct content to you, during your visit.
Visitors with disabled cookies:
Hotjar does not track or record visitors which have cookies disabled. As a matter of fact, the Hotjar script doesn't even initialize its different components if it detects that cookies are disabled.
Cookies that Hotjar stores on your browser which expire automatically after 365 days:
This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels.
How to disable cookies
If you’re using Microsoft Internet Explorer and you wish to block World Animal Protection’s website cookies, please follow these instructions:
1. On your browser tools menu, select 'Internet Options'
2. Click on the 'Privacy' tab and then on the 'Sites' button
3. Type into the 'Address of website' field:
5. Click on the 'Block' button
6. Click on the OK button
On other browsers:
Other browsers have similar cookie management abilities in their preferences settings, please refer to your browser's ‘Security settings’ or 'Help' facility.
Find more detailed information on disabling cookies from www.aboutcookies.org