Terms of Use | HABRI

Terms of Use

By using the features on the HABRI Website, the user consents to be bound by the following Agreement of Use:

HABRI provides information and services via the Internet to its members as well as the public at large in furtherance of its purpose as a not-for-profit organization. HABRI makes no representations about the suitability for any purpose of such information or services and they are presented in an “as is” form. In addition, HABRI does not claim any responsibility for the accuracy, timeliness, legality, operability, or availability of any of the content or information on the HABRI Website. Reliance on the information presented on this site is strictly at the user’s own risk.

HABRI Copyright: All materials appearing on the HABRI Website are subject to copyright owned by HABRI, Inc. or its agents, affiliates or member-companies and are used with permission herein. Any copying, republication, or linking of these materials, electronically or otherwise, is expressly prohibited without HABRI’s or the rightful copyright holder’s prior written approval. All other rights are reserved.

HABRI Trademark: The names, trademarks, service marks, and logos of HABRI contained in the materials presented on this Website may not be used in any advertising, publicity or promotion, or otherwise be used to indicate HABRI’s sponsorship, endorsement, or affiliation with any product or service, regardless of whether by a member company, other pet industry association, or agent, without HABRI’s prior written approval.


Links: Although HABRI’s Website provides links to other separate and individual Websites, HABRI takes no responsibility for the content or information contained on those Websites, and does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, timeliness legality, reliability, operability, or availability of such content and information unless HABRI has had prior editorial authority or control over the material, whether in whole or in part, contained on those Websites. The user assumes all risks associated with the use of the information, including, but not limited to, reliance on any material’s accuracy, legality, completeness, reliability, timeliness, operability, or availability. HABRI assumes no liability for reliance on such material and shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or exemplary damages resulting from the use of or reliance on the information posted.

Online Services: Information or other content displayed by individuals, companies and other entities on the HABRI Referral Network page are not under the control of HABRI. Therefore, HABRI does not warrant, expressly, implicitly, or otherwise, theaccuracy, timeliness, legality, operability, or availability of that content and information. Furthermore, HABRI is not responsible for the use of, or the failure to maintain confidentiality of, the content by anyone other than HABRI.

Nonetheless, HABRI reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to review any material prior to posting and to refuse to post or remove any material that is deemed objectionable and not in furtherance of the objectives of the organization.

Users agree not to use the various HABRI services on the HABRI Website to:

  • Upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any content or information that is harmful, threatening, abusive, tortuous, defamatory, libelous, misrepresentative, or in any other way unlawful.
  • Upload, post, email, transmit, or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” or viruses.
  • Upload, post, email, transmit, or otherwise make available any material which infringes on another’s copyrights, trademarks, or other proprietary rights.

Indemnity: The user agrees to indemnify and hold HABRI, and its officers and agents, harmless from any claim or liability, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of the content and information submitted, posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available through the HABRI online services, the user’s use of the HABRI online services, the user’s violation of this Agreement of Use, or the user’s violation of any rights of another.

Limitation of Liability: The user expressly understands and agrees that HABRI shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, any damages resulting from (a) the use or inability to use the HABRI online services, (b) unauthorized access or transmission of user’s posted content or information, (c) content or information of any third party posted the HABRI online services, or (d) anyother matter relating to the HABRI online services.

Modification: This Agreement of Use constitutes the entire agreement between HABRI and the user. However, HABRI nonetheless reserves the right to modify, edit, or terminate the services available via the HABRI Website, at any time and for any reason without notice. We reserve the right to modify the terms of thisAgreement of Use at any time and for any reason without notice.