Cookies & Privacy

Visiting our website with your personal browser settings configured to accept cookies implies to us that you are in consent to our use of cookies as described below.

The Law

On May 25th 2012 a European Union law was implemented by UK legislation, The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011, with a requirement that websites that leave non-essential cookies on visitors’ devices have to inform the visitor what these cookies are. This website complies with this law by providing information on the cookies we use so that if you choose you can either modify your browser settings to manage cookies or leave the website.

How we use Cookies

This web site also uses non-essential cookies so that we can serve you better, but all user data collected in this manner is anonymous. This site uses visitor tracking that will use cookies to track information about how visitors come to the website, which pages they visit, and other actions that visitors make whilst on the site. This data is then used in order to improve the user experience of our web site.

Non-essential Cookies also enhance our web site performance in a number of ways, personalising your experience on our site, making it more convenient for you.

Your Options

Should you wish to do so, you can refuse cookies by disabling them in your web browser’s settings. Most browsers are defaulted to accept and maintain cookies and you can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it or not. Please consult the support documentation for your web browser, which can be found online, for more information. More detailed information about controlling cookies on your computer is also available at the About Cookies website.

If you do not wish to disable cookies then you have the option to leave the website.

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent in a text file to your computer browser from a website’s server and is then stored on your computer, but only IF your browser’s preferences are set by you to allow it. The only personal information a cookie can obtain is information a user supplies. A cookie cannot read data from your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites.

NB: If you are browsing from within a work based network you may not have adequate permissions to allow you to control the cookies that are set.

This site uses the following non-essential cookies:



Google Analytics


Used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

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These are Google preference cookies, a unique identifier used by Google applications to store user preferences. They may not be delivered depending on the browser being used.

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We also use Qualaroo, an online survey tool, to improve our understanding of our service by offering our visitors to feedback their thoughts. If you would prefer not to participate you can disable you cookies.

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Privacy Statement

Wildcat Haven is serious about your privacy. Please read the following privacy policy, which covers in detail the information we collect from you, how we use it to make the site better for you and how we keep this information secure. We comply fully with European principles of data protection, which say that data must be:

  • Fairly and lawfully processed;
  • Processed for limited purposes;
  • Adequate, relevant and not excessive;
  • Accurate;
  • Not kept longer than necessary;
  • Processed in accordance with the data subject’s rights;
  • Secure;
  • Not transferred to countries without adequate protection.
What our Privacy Policy covers

This Privacy Policy covers Wildcat Haven’ treatment of personally identifiable information that Wildcat Haven collects when you are on the Wildcat site. Your privacy is important to us, we do not use cookies or collect any form of private or personal information via our website and do not build or maintain any databases from it unless specifically noted (such as the case of Scottish wildcat sightings reports).

This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Wildcat Haven does not own or control, or to people that Wildcat Haven does not employ or manage.

There are many links within the pages of Wildcat Haven, which will take you to other web sites. Please make sure you read the privacy policy of any other sites that may ask for personally identifiable information before you register with them.

Our websites are hosted by Rackspace, a respected multinational company and all computer systems are protected by firewalls, anti-virus and anti-spyware programs to ensure as safe a surfing environment as possible. Our web hosts do collect basic top line statistics on page hits and referring sites which does not include any personally identifiable information; a standard feature of website hosting systems.

What we Collect and How we use it

Wildcat Haven collects a minimal amount of personally identifiable information.

When you register with Wildcat Haven we ask for your first name; surname, address, telephone number (optional) and e-mail address.

Wildcat Haven also automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, browser type, the pages you request, and other pieces of information about you and your browsing preferences, as with almost all websites and apps.

Wildcat Haven has integrated Google Play with Google Analytics and so can see app-specific information for Android users. The information collected is anonymous and not personally identifiable.

Wildcat Haven uses this information in the following ways:

It enables us to customise the advertising & content of the web site and direct the site’s development in ways that are suited most to your needs and interests.

We may use the information to contact you about our competitions, special offers and promotions.

Choice / Opt-out

Wildcat Haven users are given the opportunity to opt out of having information sent to them at the time of registration. If you later wish to change this option, you may contact us to request that your name be taken off our contact list.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

Wildcat Haven will not sell, share or hire out your personally identifiable information to anyone.

Wildcat Haven is the sole owner of the information collected on this site.

Wildcat Haven may send personally identifiable information about you to other companies or people when:

We need to share the information to provide a service you have requested; We need to send the information to member companies who work on behalf of Wildcat Haven to provide a service to you. (Unless we tell you differently, these companies do not have the right to use the personally identifiable information we provide to them beyond what is necessary to assist us).

or when…

We respond to legal summonses, court orders or other legal processes.

Need or want to change your Information?

Has your e-mail address changed? Do you no longer wish to hear from us about special offers? Send an e-mail to Highland Titles to let us know about any changes of e-mail address, or if you wish to be taken off our contact list.

We keep your information secure and are registered as a data controller with the UK Information Commissioners Office. (ZA135419 )

This web site takes every precaution to protect users’ information both on-line and off-line.

We do not link personally identifiable information to administration information received .

We will not buy other information, which can be linked to your personally identifiable information that we hold.

Changes to this Privacy policy

Wildcat Haven may amend this policy from time to time to take into account developments in the site and changes to information collected. If we make substantial changes in the way we use your personal information we will notify you by posting a prominent announcement on our pages.

Should you have any queries regarding the capture, storage and use of personal information by Wildcat Haven please contact us with your question.