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Erie Police Department partners with Barkpass to manage pet memberships and licenses.

Privacy Policy of Barkpass, LLC

Last updated July 2021

This privacy policy covers the information we collect about you when you use the Barkpass website to purchase a dog park pass or pet license. This page is used to inform website visitors regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information when using our software and website (Service).

If you choose to use our Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation with this policy. The personal information that we collect is used for providing and improving the Service. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

The terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms of Service, which is accessible at, unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy.

Information Collection and Use

In order to use our Service to register for a dog park or pay a pet license fee, we require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to your name, email, phone number and postal address. Certain documents will be required of your pet, such as proof of rabies and distemper vaccinations. In addition, you will need to enter credit card information in order to complete the transaction. The information that we collect will be used to contact or identify you. Our contracted clients (Barkpass administrators) will have access to your personal information via the passes and permits you purchase from them.

Log Data

We want to inform you that whenever you visit our Service, we collect information that your browser sends to us that is called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser version, pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics.


Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as an anonymous unique identifier. These are sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer's hard drive.

Our website uses “cookies” to collect information and to improve our Service. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies, and know when a cookie is being sent to your computer. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:

  • To facilitate our Service;
  • To provide the Service on our behalf;
  • To perform Service-related services; or
  • To assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

We want to inform our Service users that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.


We value your trust in providing us with your personal information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security. Our website is secure with an SSL certificate. The third-party payment processor we use (Stripe) adheres to Payment Card Industry Security Standards (PCI-DSS).

Links to Other Sites

Our Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, we advise you to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.