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Entry is FREE but it is essential to book a ticket. Visitor numbers are limited for the welfare of our nervous rescue animals and to provide a better visitor experience.
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The Sanctuary area and dog walk around the lakes are currently closed until the Autumn due to the Project Terrapin construction work.
The Aviaries close at 2pm every day for the welfare of our birds.
Peaceways Pet Crematorium

You are considering adopting a pet


You are considering adopting a pet.

Why we collect your data

To help match you with the most appropriate pet for your needs and circumstances. To correspond with you about animals which meet your criteria.

Our reasons for collecting your data

Legitimate interest.

What data do we collect and keep?

Name, contact details – address, telephone number, mobile number, email address, social media addresses. Family / household members currently living in the house, their ages, details about your house and garden and ownership status and details of other animals in your home so we can place the right animal with you. Records of your correspondence with us.

How we use your data

To correspond about the potential adoption of a pet. To make an informed selection of the right animal for you and your family/household's circumstances.

We may use your data to better understand our adoption service and how potential adopters engage with other Raystede services so we an improve our delivery. We may contact you in the future to help us with surveys to improve our charity and service.

How long we keep your data for and the reasons for this

Your data will be held for two years after which we will assume you have changed your mind and do not wish to adopt a pet. If you interact with Raystede in other ways after considering adopting a pet from us, for example making a donation to the charity, we will retain the information on your record about considering adoption for the active life of your relationship with us so we can understand the various services that you have used or considered.

Who will we share your data with?

Your data will not be shared with any third parties.

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