What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by the websites you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website.
The table below explains the cookies we use at The Vet Whetstone and why.
|PHPSESSID||Each visitor to our website is assigned a unique visitor ID which lets us anonymously identify a computer for the duration of their visit to our website. This allows us to provide you with additional benefits.
This cookie will be destroyed every time you close your browser.
Cookies set by 3rd parties
Below is a list of the cookies set by other websites for the purposes of providing you with an enhanced experience by utilising their services.
|Some of our pages use Facebook sharing buttons or fanboxes. Facebook may set a number of cookies to store your login state, preferences or other information.
For more information on what cookies Facebook uses, please refer to Facebook’s Data Use Policy
|Google Analytics||We use a web analytics service called Google Analytics to help us identify how our customers use our website, what they like and to see where improvements can be made.
Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if they are required to do so by law or if the third party processes information on Google’s behalf. The information collected is aggregated and anonymised. Google does not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
|Some of our pages use Tweet buttons or Twitter feeds. Twitter may set a number of cookies for these components.
How do I change my cookie settings?
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 www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit
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