We may, at our sole discretion, modify or revise this Terms of Service and policies at any time by giving notice on our website and/or through the services, and you agree to be bound by such modifications or revisions. Although we may attempt to notify you when major changes are made to this Terms of Service, you should periodically click on our Terms of Service to review any updates. All changes shall be effective immediately when we post them and shall apply to all access to and use of our website thereafter. Nothing in this Terms of Service shall be deemed to confer any third-party rights or benefits hereunder.
You are responsible for your use of our services, for any content you post using the services, and for any consequences or liability arising therefrom. As part of the services, you will be provided the opportunity to contribute content to the Animal Fans community. As such, you should only provide content you are comfortable sharing under this Terms of Service.
The services may include advertisements targeted to users, content or queries made through the services, or other information. The types and extent of advertising by us on the services are subject to change. In consideration for us granting you access to and use of the services, you agree that we and our third-party providers and partners may place such advertising on the services or in connection with the display of content or information from the services whether submitted by you or others. You acknowledge that we may not always identify paid services, sponsored content or commercial communications as such.
The services that we provide are always evolving and the form and nature of the services may change from time to time without prior notice to you. We also retain the right to create limits on use and storage at our sole discretion at any time without prior notice to you.
You are solely responsible for your interaction with other users of the services, whether online or offline. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor or become involved in disputes between you and other users.
Creation of a User Account. In order to create a user account for our services (a "user account"), you must agree to be bound by this Terms of Service and provide any information required during the registration process. You are responsible for providing complete and accurate information when registering for a user account. You are responsible for maintaining the security of the user account and any password associated therewith. You agree to keep your password secure and confidential and to not allow anyone else to use your username or password to access our website. You also agree not to create additional user accounts for the purpose of abusing the functionality of our website or to seek to pass yourself off as another user. You agree that you will not solicit, collect or use the login credentials of other users. You are responsible for all content that is posted to our website or through the services using the user account we provide to you, as well as any other activity originating from the user account we provide to you. We reserve the right to deny registration of any individual and to deny access to our services to any individual, and to modify or terminate the services, in each case, for any reason, with or without notice and at any time. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, you acknowledge and agree that you shall have no ownership or other property interest in the user account we provide to you.
Suspension and Termination of Account and Service. Generally, a user account will be considered active until we receive a user request to deactivate or delete it. We reserve the right to limit, suspend, terminate, modify, or delete the user account we provide to you or your access to our services or portions thereof (including any content you or other users submit) for any reason, with or without notice and at any time, including, without limitation, if you are, or we suspect that you are, improperly using the services, violating any applicable laws or failing to comply with this Terms of Service (including, without limitation, the "prohibited actions" set forth in Section VI below). We reserve the right to force forfeiture of or reassign any username for any reason, with or without notice and at any time. We also reserve the right to stop offering and/or supporting the services or any part of the services at any time either permanently or temporarily, for any reason, with or without notice to you, at which point your use of the services or any part thereof will be automatically terminated or suspended. We will not provide refunds, benefits or other compensation to users in connection with our exercise of any of our rights hereunder. You may cancel any user account registered to you at any time by following the instructions here.
User Posted and Third Party Content
We do not review new content prior to it being posted on our website or through the services. By posting content to our server, you guarantee us that you have the right to make this content available for use in accordance herewith. You further agree that content you post to the services will not contain third-party copyrighted material, or material that is subject to other third-party rights (including rights relating to publicity and privacy), unless you have permission from the rightful owner of the material or you are otherwise legally entitled to post the material and to grant Animal Fans all of the license rights granted herein.
Any use or reliance on content posted using the services or obtained by you through the services is at your own risk.
We do not guarantee, support or represent the completeness, reliability, truthfulness or accuracy of any content appearing on our website or the services. You understand that by using the services, you may be exposed to content you may find offensive, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate, deceptive or in some cases, mislabeled. We expressly disclaim any liability for any content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions within any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed or otherwise made available via the services.
We reserve the right to remove hosted content and take technical and legal steps to bar users from our website and/or the services if we believe them to be in violation of this Terms of Service. If you feel that any content currently posted on our website or the services is in violation of this Terms of Service, please click on the "Report" link next to the non-compliant content and inform us with more detailed information via E-Mail.