Cookie Policy

We use cookies on The Veterinary Centre website to track user activity on the site and to enable various types of functionality. While we will endeavour to keep the list below updated, The Veterinary Centre site relies on many third party services and the list may therefore become out of date if those services alter the cookies they use.

Please note that all of these Cookies exist to enable functionality on the website and not for advertising purposes. If you do not wish these cookies to be tracked you can disable them in your browser, but this may negatively affect your experience on the site.

There are two types of cookie you may encounter when using this website:

First party cookies: these are our own cookies, controlled by us and used to provide information about the usage of our site.

Third party cookies: these are cookies found in other companies’ internet tools which we are using to enhance our site, for example, Facebook or Twitter have their own cookies, which are controlled by them.

First party cookies

  • VET_SESSION - Used to store a session ID when browsing The Veterinary Centre site.  Stores a random value such as "q8002t4qgo61epfdcd96ifpuo1".  No personal data is stored.
    Expiry - Immediately
  • pureCookieNotify - We use this to store your confirmation that you have accepted our cookies whilst browsing The Veterinary Centre site.  Stores a value of "read".  No personal data is stored.
    Expiry - 1 year

Third party cookies

  • Cookies with names prefixed by _ga - Stores information used by Google Analytics to track user activity on the site. Will store a random value such as "GA1.3.1445072514.1444339844"
    Expiry - 2 years
  • Cookies with names prefixed by __atuvc and/or __atuvs - This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget which is commonly embedded in websites to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms. It stores an updated page share count. Will store a random value such as "3%7C51" and/or "5675f12c42355e62002" respectively.
    Expiry - __atuvc is Immediately and __atuvs is 30 minutes