Cookie Policy

A cookie is a small data file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. This file analyses web traffic, helping our website tailor your shopping experience to your needs by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. Cookies do not carry viruses or install malware.

We issue cookies as soon as you visit the Pet Connection website. Certain cookies are required for site functionality such as ensuring a smooth and secure environment when you are going through the checkout process. Other cookies anonymously track site traffic and usage to help us understand and create a better online shopping experience. We also use advertising cookies, which help tailor the banners and messages on the website to be more relevant to you.

Most browsers are automatically set to accept cookies, but you can change the settings of your browser to refuse some or all cookies. If your browser is set to block all cookies, you may not be able to access all areas of the Pet Connection website.

Below is a list of cookies that we typically collect:

COOKIE name COOKIE Description
CART The association with your shopping cart.
CATEGORY_INFO Stores the category info on the page, to help display pages more quickly.
CURRENCY Your preferred currency
CUSTOMER An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.
CUSTOMER_AUTH An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.
CUSTOMER_INFO An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS Stores the Customer Segment ID
EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not
FRONTEND You session ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEW Allows guests to edit their orders.
LAST_CATEGORY The last category you visited.
LAST_PRODUCT The most recent product you have viewed.
NEWMESSAGE Indicates whether a new message has been received.
NO_CACHE Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
POLL The ID of any polls you have recently voted in..
POLLN Information on what polls you have voted on.
STF Information on products you have emailed to friends.
STORE The store view or language you have selected.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.
VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS The products that you have recently viewed.
WISHLIST An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.
WISHLIST_CNT The number of items in your Wishlist.