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Welcome to the Pet Food Reference Manual website. All access to, and any use of, the Pet Food Reference Manual website and any Web page or Internet site established by any of the Pet Food Reference Manual boards, partners, associates, programs or divisions, is governed by the following disclaimers and limits on use.


Disclaimer of Liability
Neither Pet Food Reference Manual nor its contributors shall be held liable for any improper or incorrect use of the information described and/or contained herein and assumes no responsibility for anyone’s use of the information. In no event shall Pet Food Reference Manual or its contributors be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary, or consequential damages (including, but not limited to: procurement of substitute goods or services; loss of use, data, or profits; or business interruption) however caused and on any theory of liability, whether in contract, strict liability, tort (including negligence or otherwise), or any other theory arising in any way out of the use of this system, even if advised of the possibility of such damage. This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury, whether based on alleged breach of contract, tortious behavior, negligence or any other cause of action, including but not limited to damages or injuries caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, and/or theft, destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of any record.


User agrees to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless, Pet Food Reference Manual, its contributors, any entity jointly created by them, their respective affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of the use of the on-line service by user or user’s account.


Disclaimer of Warranties/Accuracy and Use of Data/Computer Viruses 
Although the data found using Pet Food Reference Manual have been produced and processed from sources believed to be reliable, no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding accuracy, adequacy, completeness, legality, reliability or usefulness of any information. This disclaimer applies to both isolated and aggregate uses of the information. Pet Food Reference Manual and the Pet Food Reference Manual website provide this information on an “AS IS” basis. All warranties of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to the IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, freedom from contamination by computer viruses and non-infringement of proprietary rights ARE DISCLAIMED. Changes may be periodically added to the information herein; these changes may or may not be incorporated in any new version of the publication. If the user has obtained information from the Pet Food Reference Manual website from a source other than Pet Food Reference Manual, the user must be aware that electronic data can be altered subsequent to original distribution. Data can also quickly become out-of-date. It is recommended that the user pay careful attention to the contents of any metadata associated with a file, and that the originator of the data or information be contacted with any questions regarding appropriate use. If the user finds any errors or omissions, we encourage the user to report them to the Pet Food Reference Manual Contact Us link.

Disclaimer of Endorsement 
Pet Food Reference Manual is in the business of sharing information to improve the knowledge of the user and third parties and users sometimes supply this information. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, users, or others, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and do not necessarily state or reflect those of Pet Food Reference Manual. Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by Pet Food Reference Manual and such reference shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.


Disclaimer: Links
Pet Food Reference Manual, nor its contributors is responsible for the contents of any off-site pages that reference, or that are referenced by Pet Food Reference Manual. The user specifically acknowledges that neither Pet Food Reference Manual, the Pet Food Reference Manual website, nor its contributors is liable for any defamatory, offensive, misleading or illegal conduct of other users, links, or third parties and that the risk of injury from the foregoing rests entirely with the user.

Links from the Pet Food Reference Manual website on the World Wide Web to other sites, or from other sites to Pet Food Reference Manual, do not constitute an endorsement by Pet Food Reference Manual. These links are for convenience only. It is the responsibility of the user to evaluate the content and usefulness of information obtained from other sites.

This web site contains links to other sites. When you link to another site, you are no longer on the Pet Food Reference Manual web site and are subject to the privacy policies and other practices of the new site. Pet Food Reference Manual has no control over and is not responsible for the information, practices or content of these or any other sites and your participation in promotions or services of any kind with any third party found on or though this site, or your correspondence or business dealings of any kind with any third party found on or through this site, including without limitation, payments, warranties, or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and that third party.

Pet Food Reference Manual does not, by way of its links to other sites, endorse, adopt, or support positions, statements made or taken by parties controlling the other sites.

Pet Food Reference Manual is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of your dealings with third party advertisers, or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the web site.

Disclaimer of Duty to Continue Provision of the Data 
Due to the dynamic nature of the Internet, resources that are free and publicly available one day may require a fee or restrict access the next, and the location of items may change as menus, homepages, and files are reorganized. User expressly agrees that use of the Pet Food Reference Manual website is at the user’s sole risk. Neither Pet Food Reference Manual, any entity jointly created by them, any of their affiliates, or any of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, third party content providers or licensers warrants that the service will be uninterrupted or error free.


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Copyright and Trademarks

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User agrees not to modify, move, add to, delete, or otherwise tamper with the information contained in this Site. User also agrees not to decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or unlawfully use or reproduce any of the software, copyrighted, or trademarked material, trade secrets, or other proprietary information contained in the Site. PRIVACY. Protecting the privacy of our clients and users of our Sites is important to PET FOOD REFERENCE MANUAL. The Pet Food Reference Manual Privacy Statement describes how we use and protect information you provide to us.



Certain sensitive data transmitted to and from the Site is encrypted for the user’s protection. However, the security of information transmitted through the Internet can never be guaranteed. Pet Food Reference Manual is not responsible for any interception or interruption of any communications through the internet or for changes to or losses of data. User is responsible for maintaining the security of any password, user ID, or other form of authentication involved in obtaining access to password protected or secure areas of the Site. In order to protect you and your data, Pet Food Reference Manual may suspend your use of the Site, without notice, pending an investigation, if any breach of security is suspected.


Transmission of Personal Data

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Access to Password Protected Areas

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Copying of Documents 
Pet Food Reference Manual authorizes the user to copy, for non-commercial use only, documents published by Pet Food Reference Manual on the World Wide Web. In consideration of this authorization, the user agrees that any copy of these documents which the user makes shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices that may be contained therein.

Each individual document published by Pet Food Reference Manual on the World Wide Web may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information relating to that individual document.

Although Pet Food Reference Manual strives for accuracy in its publications, any publication may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes, corrections and improvements may be made periodically to these publications, and will be incorporated in new versions of these publications. Pet Food Reference Manual may make changes, corrections and/or improvements in its publications, and/or the products, programs or services described in those publications, at any time without notice.

Unauthorized Use/Access 
This computing system is operated by Pet Food Reference Manual for the purpose of user education and enrichment. Unauthorized access, unauthorized attempted access, or unauthorized use of Pet Food Reference Manual can be prosecuted to fullest extent allowed by law.

Individuals using this computing system without authority, or in excess of their authority, are subject to having their activities on this system monitored and recorded by system personnel.