Privacy Notice, Copyright & Terms & Conditions


Website privacy statement


Information collected via the Internet

The servers that host logs web server interactions whenever you visit this site. These server logs include your Internet Protocol (IP) address, and may include web pages visited, parameters supplied, browser type, date, and time. Note that this type of information can be linked to individuals.

Server logs may be analyzed to diagnose problems and to detect trends. Access to log data is restricted to authorized individuals.

Furscience may use third-party content delivery networks for various aspects of web site infrastructure (e.g., jQuery and other JavaScript libraries, web fonts, etc.).

Furscience may make use of web analytics services (e.g., Google Analytics) to assist us in maintaining, changing, and improving this web site by monitoring traffic patterns, demographics, and the types of technology our visitors use. Note that these services use “cookies” (data files created on your computer when you visit a Web site) and JavaScript. Data collected (including your IP address) is transmitted to the service provider who may transfer this information to other parties when required to do so by law. Furscience may use cookies for the use of remarketing services (advertising based on visits to previous web pages). No personal or identifying information is gathered or transmitted with this cookie and you can opt out of cookies by changing your browser settings or permanently using a browser plugin.

More information

General questions and concerns about Furscience’s approach to protecting personal information should be directed to the this website’s administrator.

Copyright © Furscience 2016-2023

Any and all content herein (e.g., the information, data, pictures, videos, etc.) created by Furscience, its researchers, assistants, volunteers, and anyone authorized to be representing Furscience and/or the International Anthropomorphic Research Project (IARP) published to this site (and any affiliated sites) are the property of the Furscience. Unless otherwise specified, permission to include URL references to this content for noncommercial purposes is granted provided that each such reference acknowledges that the content resides at and is the property of Furscience in perpetuity.

Permission to use

For permission to refer to Furscience’s content for other purposes, or to use the content in any other way, requests must be directed in writing to this website’s administrator.

Limitation of responsibility

Furscience assumes no responsibility for 3rd party content, authorized, or unauthorized uses and/or misuses of said content.


Social and other media links on this website

Citing, linking, following, “liking,” and subscribing

Furscience may post media links (e.g., 3rd party articles or other websites, etc.) to this webpage and maintains various social media accounts which may, from time to time, re-link, republish, promote, advertise, and/or create new content independent of or relying on this website’s content or the links therein. Furscience’s decision to link, host, follow, “like” or subscribe to another social or other media account does not imply an endorsement of that account, channel, page or site, and neither does sharing (e.g., re-tweeting, reposting, or linking to, etc.) content from another user.


Comments and interaction

Visitors are free to submit comments to this website on certain pages. We encourage genuine questions and constructive discussions, but to ensure this is a safe space for all, the comments are moderated for language and relevance. Furscience reserves the right of full editorial control over all comments submitted.

Publishing a users comment to this website does not necessarily imply an endorsement of that comment’s content, nor its author (the user(s) who submitted the comment): the views expressed in the comment are solely that of the individual and do not necessarily reflect the opinions and beliefs of this website, Furscience, the International Anthropomorphic Research Project (IARP), its authorized representatives, agents, or their employers, or its affiliated universities.

Furscience’s website administrator or any authorized person with moderator or administrator access to this website reserves the right to remove or edit submitted comments and posted or published contributions, and to block any users, commenter, or visitor to this site at its sole discretion at any time without notice.

Last updated July 18, 2023