Privacy Policy

The American Coton Club (ACC) is committed to your right to privacy and to keeping your personal information private. You can visit The American Coton Club web site without telling us who you are or revealing any identifying information about yourself. However, because our web site includes areas in which visitors can provide personally identifying information, we have developed this Privacy Policy to inform you of our policies and practices regarding information we collect about you.

This Privacy Policy governs the URL and certain electronic communications sent out by The American Coton Club. This web site is owned and operated by The American Coton Club for the benefit of its members and other visitors interested in the protection of the Coton de Tuléar. The American Coton Club headquarters is located at 23955 Shake Ridge Road Volcano, CA 95689. The American Coton Club reserves the right to modify or amend this Privacy Policy at any time and for any reason. 

How We Collect Information About You

Information You Voluntarily Provide
The American Coton Club collects and maintains certain personal information about you when you send us an e-mail or complete any of our online forms, such as when you request information from us, make a donation, subscribe to one of our online newsletters, request to become a member, sign up for mobile text alerts, electronic postcards, or any Yahoo Group operated by the American Coton Club. Such information may include your name, mailing address, and e-mail address; it may also include a mobile phone number, and any other information collected in the forms.

Other Information also collects certain other information that cannot identify you personally when you visit our web site. This information includes your IP address and your domain name. uses a statistical service which logs these IP addresses and and aggregates them for system administration and to monitor the use of our site. We use the aggregated information to measure the number of visits to our site, the average time spent on our site, the number of pages viewed, and various other site statistics. This monitoring helps us to provide a more useful and engaging online experience to American Coton Club visitors, and helps us to improve the quality of our content.

Ways Information About You Is Used

We may use the information you voluntarily provided to contact you regarding Coton-related issues we feel you may be interested in, to keep you updated regarding The American Coton Club's programs, and to extend an invitation to you to support our programs. Every recipient of our electronic communications can quickly and easily "opt out" of future such communications by following the instructions on any electronic communication we send.

Note: All submissions to the Coton Community Health Survey are completely anonymous. When a Health Survey is completed and sent it goes to the web server and there is no identifying information received by the American Coton Club.

If you wish to take advantage of discounts on merchandize available to American Coton Club Members your information may be shared with affiliated third parties. If you do not wish to be eligible for American Coton Club member discounts please email us at You may also unsubscribe at any time.

From time to time, The American Coton Club may link to other web sites not affiliated with The American Coton Club. The American Coton Club attempts to link only to those web sites which also respect a visitor's privacy. However, The American Coton Club cannot be responsible for the content or policies of third-party web sites. Please check with these third-party organizations or companies for their specific privacy policies. If you find inoperable links or are concerned about any of the sites that The American Coton Club currently links to, please inform The American Coton Club by contacting us at

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Contact The American Coton Club

American Coton Club

23955 Shake Ridge Road

Volcano, CA 95689

phone: 916-216-1043