Terms and Conditions – Photographs and Videos

These Terms and Conditions apply to the Pet photographs and videos within the petsathome.com website. Please read these carefully before submitting any photographs or videos. Your use of these sections is expressly conditioned upon your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree with any part of the Terms and Conditions, you must not use these areas of the site.

Pets at Home reserves the right to modify these Terms and Conditions at any time. Continued use of this site by you will constitute your acceptance of any revisions of the Terms and Conditions. Please check this site regularly.

Pets at Home Photographs and Videos?
Pets at Home’s Pet Photographs and Videos is your chance to send your funny and adorable pet photographs and videos to us for the chance to have them featured on our website. Please note your pictures or videos may be featured on the Pet of the Month or Pet Videos section of our website and on other areas of our website too.

Privacy statement
By submitting photos to us, you agree that we may contact you via email regarding the photos you submitted and send you details of information about offers, products, reminders and services. Please see our Privacy Policy forfurther details.

Rules for submitting videos
1. To submit a photograph or video, you must be at least 16 years of age or have parental consent to do so.
2. In order to submit a photograph or video, you must be the copyright owner of the photograph or video or have the permission of the owner to do so.
3. Please do not submit a photograph or video multiple times.
4. Pets at Home at its absolute discretion will determine which photographs and videos appear on the website and reserves the right to refuse to post a photograph or video for any reason.

Video content
Please keep the following guidelines in mind when submitting photographs or videos of your pets:

1. No obscene, offensive or otherwise inappropriate photographs or videos. Keep them family friendly.
2. Avoid photographs and videos that contain items that might compromise a person’s privacy, e.g. licence plates and addresses.
3. Do not submit photographs or videos that contain prominent logos or brand names.

Intellectual Property
Pets at Home does not claim ownership of the photographs or videos you submit for inclusion on the Pets at Home website. For the photographs and videos you send to us, you agree to grant Pets at Home a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive and royalty free license to use, distribute, reproduce, modify and publicly display the photographs and videos on the Pets at Home website and on marketing materials promoting the website.

Notice for claims of intellectual property violations

Pets at Home respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that a photograph or video that you own was uploaded to the Pets at Home website without your permission in a manner that constitutes copyright or any other intellectual property infringement, please contact us.

Include the following information in your notice:

1. A description of the copyrighted photograph that you claim has been infringed;
2. A description of where the photograph is located on the website to help us identify it;
3. Your address, telephone number and email address which we will use to deal with your complaint. (Please see our Privacy Policy for more details)
4. A statement of your good faith belief that you did not authorise the submission of the photograph; and
5. A statement by you that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the actual copyright owner of the photograph or authorised to act on the owner’s behalf.

It is Pets at Home’s policy that it may, in its absolute discretion, refuse to accept videos from anyone who infringes the intellectual property rights of Pets at Home and/or others.

Limitations of liability
Pets at Home shall not be liable for any injury, loss, claim, damage, nor any indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages of any kind, whether based in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, which arises out of (a) the use of, or inability to use, this site or content found in this site, or (b) unless resulting from the gross negligence or intentional actions of Pets at Home, the unauthorised access to or alteration of your transmissions or data, even if Pets at Home have been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Pets at Home’s wider Terms and Conditions for the Pets at Home website also apply, please