Rescuing, Sheltering and Rehoming Companion Animals in the Columbia Valley of BC since 2007

Privacy Policy

Use of this site, available as signifies your agreement to the Terms of Use / Disclaimer. The Invermere Companion Animal Network is also referred to as ICAN within this website.

Website Privacy Policy We respect your privacy!  We do not sell, or in any way disclose our mailing lists to third parties for any purpose, including e-mail marketing.  We may advertise in our email publications.  We respect the purpose for which our site visitors gave us information.   We may in future add a newsletter feature, but only to those who subscribe to our offerings.  Any offerings via will be easy to unsubscribe from if desired.

Cookies This ICAN website may use cookies by way of the standard features included in Word Press and Word Press plug-ins.  These cookies would typically be used to store and track your preferences to provide you with a more personalized user experience. A cookie is a message that is sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Most Internet sites use cookies. You can set your browser preferences to reject all cookies but then you will not be able to participate in most customized services, and you may be required to repeatedly log in to participate in various services, promotions, or product offerings. Cookies make your experience easier by saving your preferences and passwords.

We also use cookies that contain no personal information at all. These cookies, help us estimate our audience size, determine which areas of the ICAN site are the most popular, and serve targeted advertising.

Some parts of the site use cookies to collect information about visitors use of the Web site and to facilitate return visits. Information collected about user activity may be done in partnership using a 3rd party tracking tool. The information collected from cookies is tracked to enhance security and to improve the functionality of the Web site by avoiding duplicate data entry, facilitating navigation, and increasing the relevance of content. Cookies on the site may collect the following information: a unique identifier, user preferences and profile information used to personalize the content that is shown, and membership information to access ICAN services. Some cookies used by may remain on the user’s computer after they leave the Web site.

Most browsers can be configured to reject cookies or alert you when cookies are being sent. Keep in mind that if you refuse cookies, it is possible that some portions of the ICAN website may not function exactly as intended.

IP Address ICAN may also collect IP addresses for the purposes of systems administration, or to report information in aggregate form to our advertisers (e.g. how many visitors logged in).  An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer automatically when you use the Internet. When you visit a particular ICAN web page, our servers log your IP address. Your IP address is not linked to anything personally identifiable.

Questions or Comments?

Please contact us if you have any questions or comments regarding the Privacy Policy for the Invermere Companion Animal Network.