Privacy policy

Your online privacy and security is very important to us.

Personal information

When you visit the World Animal Day website and are asked for personal information, you are only sharing that information with World Animal Day and its sponsor, Naturewatch Foundation.  Neither World Animal Day nor Naturewatch Foundation will ever disclose any of your personally identifiable information unless we have your permission to do so.  We do not pass your personal information to any other organisations, except if you use our secure financial pages to donate and/or purchase online – in which case they are passed to our financial partner Paypal for payment processing and validation purposes only.

Paypal is our reputable financial partner company through which all financial transactions on the World Animal Day website are securely handled.  The information you provide as part of any online financial transaction (such as your credit card number and contact information) is collected only so that the transaction can take place.


If you have subscribed to our e-newsletter we will not sell or rent this information to anyone.  You will be able to unsubscribe by clicking on 'Unsubscribe' within the newsletter or by sending an email to

Information security

When you provide personal information we take all reasonable steps to ensure that your information is treated securely.  While we strive to protect your personal information, World Animal Day / Naturewatch Foundation cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you therefore do this at your own risk.  Once we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems.  By working with Paypal we are ensuring that we are using the best security technology with regards to collections and transmission of personal financial data.

Refund policy

Your donation and/or purchase is vital in helping to power World Animal Day in order to achieve our goal of improving animal welfare standards worldwide.  Through increased awareness and education your donation will help create a new culture of respect and sensitivity, to make this world a fairer place for all living creatures.

If you have made an error in entering financial details, please contact our office in Cheltenham, United Kingdom, and we will take appropriate action.

Phone: +44 (0) 1242 252871

Lines are normally manned from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, apart from Bank and Public holidays.

Thank you for your support