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Ann Graves, Acting Director

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Reuniting Owners with Missing Pets System (ROMPS)

General terms and conditions

1.1   The terms of use are applicable for posting lost and for posting found animals.

1.2   To post a lost or found animal and photo, you have to register. Fill out all mandatory fields (recognizable by an asterisk (*)).

1.3   You are responsible for maintaining your account, keyed off of your email.

1.4   You are responsible for all personal details shown on our site.

1.5   You are responsible for all content regarding classifieds and/or photos.

1.6   You are not allowed to post pictures and/or videos of which you do not own the rights (copyright), unless you have written permission to use pictures and/or videos by its copyright holder.

1.7   The City of Seattle reserves the right to delete, move or edit submissions that it deems abusive, defamatory, obscene or in violation of any Copyright or Trademark laws or otherwise objectionable without notice.

1.8   The City of Seattle has the right, but not the obligation, to monitor and view all submissions and photos which are posted by ROMPS users and cannot be held responsible for the contents of these submissions.

1.9   The City of Seattle reserves the right, to delete, move or edit submissions that its staff deems abusive, defamatory, obscene or in violation of any Copyright or Trademark laws or otherwise objectionable.

2.0   The City of Seattle cannot be held responsible in any way for damages as a result of problems with the website (maintenance, speed, loss of data, computer crashes, etc.) causing submissions not to show on this website.

2.1   The City of Seattle cannot be held responsible in any way for any damages caused by members regarding copyright and/or trademark violations.

2.2   The City of Seattle reserves the right to make changes to its website, user agreement, disclaimer and/or privacy policy. If and when changes are made to our user agreement, disclaimer and/or privacy policy the latest publication will be presented online.

2.3  The City of Seattle allows owners to post the value of their reward with their submission. The City does not guarantee this reward and does not facilitate the payment of the owner's reward.

2.4  ROMPS is offered by the City of Seattle as a service to its citizens. It is in no way a guarantee that owners will be reunited with their pets if, and when the information is submitted. ROMPS does not guarantee that prospective finders are representing their information accurately.

2.5  Nothing on this website may be duplicated or reproduced and distributed without the written permission of its owners.

3.0  Any information collected on this website meets the definition of a public record because it is “information relating to the conduct of government or the performance of any governmental or proprietary function prepared, owned, used, or retained by any state or local agency regardless of physical form or characteristics.” RCW 42.56.010(2). It is therefore subject to public disclosure under the Public Records Disclosure Act, RCW Chapter 42.56

3.1  Posts will be maintained on-line for 90 days after the initial posting or 30 days after the pet is found, whichever is longer.

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