Privacy Policy 


Worldwide Alliance of Equine Osteopaths (“WAEO”) values its visitors’ privacy. This privacy policy is effective 6/1/2022 and it summarizes what information we might collect from a registered user or other visitor (“you”), and what we will and will not do with it.

Please note that this privacy policy does not govern the collection and use of information by companies that WAEO does not control, nor by individuals not employed or managed by WAEO. If you visit a website that we mention or link to, be sure to review its privacy policy before providing the site with information.

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to content and governs data collection and usage. website is an Educational platform featuring the work of WAEO.  By using the  website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information 

In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

  • your name, company, email address, phone number, billing address, and shipping address;
  • if applicable, your user ID and password; credit card information; any account-preference information you provide us;
  • your computer’s domain name and IP address, indicating; where your computer is located on the Internet; and
  • session data for your login session, so that our computer can ‘talk’ to yours while you are logged in.

If you purchase WAEO products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.

WAEO  may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your:

  • Age

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through WAEO's public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Use of your Personal Information

WAEO collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

WAEO may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from and WAEO and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties 

WAEO does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

WAEO may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to WAEO, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

WAEO may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on WAEO or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of WAEO and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of, or the public.

Tracking User Behavior 

WAEO may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within  in order to determine what  services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Automatically Collected Information 

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the website.

Security of your Personal Information  secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. / WAEO uses the following methods for this purpose:

 - SSL Protocol

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.

“Cookies” use

WAEO  uses “cookies” to store personal data

on your computer. We may also link information stored on your computer in cookies with personal data about specific products stored on our servers. If you set up your Web browser (for example, Internet Explorer or Firefox) so that cookies are not allowed, you might not be able to use some or all of the features of our Website(s).  You will have the ability to consent to or opt out of certain information collection, including cookies, but WAEO attempts to only use cookies that are necessary for its website to work for you.

Third-party Services/Sites

Our website is hosted on the platform.  provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through data storage, databases and the general applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.  

All direct payment gateways offered by and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

We process payments through Stripe and PayPal.

Right to Deletion 

Subject to certain exceptions set out below, on receipt of a verifiable request from you, we will:

  • Delete your personal information from our records; and
  • Direct any service providers to delete your personal information from their records.

Please note that we may not be able to comply with requests to delete your personal information if it is necessary to:

  • Complete the transaction for which the personal information was collected, fulfill the terms of a written warranty or product recall conducted in accordance with federal law, provide a good or service requested by you, or reasonably anticipated within the context of our ongoing business relationship with you, or otherwise perform a contract between you and us;
  • Detect security incidents, protect against malicious, deceptive, fraudulent, or illegal activity; or prosecute those responsible for that activity;
  • Debug to identify and repair errors that impair existing intended functionality;
  • Exercise free speech, ensure the right of another consumer to exercise his or her right of free speech, or exercise another right provided for by law;
  • Comply with the California Electronic Communications Privacy Act;
  • Engage in public or peer-reviewed scientific, historical, or statistical research in the public interest that adheres to all other applicable ethics and privacy laws, when our deletion of the information is likely to render impossible or seriously impair the achievement of such research, provided we have obtained your informed consent;
  • Enable solely internal uses that are reasonably aligned with your expectations based on your relationship with us;
  • Comply with an existing legal obligation; or
  • Otherwise use your personal information, internally, in a lawful manner that is compatible with the context in which you provided the information.

Children Under Thirteen / WAEO does not knowingly target children or knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen.

You must be at least 16 years old to use WAEO  Website(s) and service(s) or have your parent or guardian’s for permission to use this website. WAEO does not knowingly collect information, target, or provide any goods or services from or to children under 13.

Notice to European Union Users

WAEO operations are located in the United States. If you provide information to us, the information will be transferred out of the European Union (EU) to the United States. By providing personal and non-personal information to us, you are consenting to its storage and use as described herein.

E-mail Communications 

From time to time, may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from WAEO or click on a link therein.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from WAEO, you may opt out of such communications by clicking on the UNSUBSCRIBE button. 

Changes to this Statement / WAEO  reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Contact Information / WAEO welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that / WAEO has not adhered to this Statement, please contact / WAEO at:

Email Address:

[email protected] 

Effective as of June 1, 2022