Donkey Doctor Terms of Agreement
Ask the Donkey Doctor by Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue, Inc. is an online veterinary platform for educational and
entertainment purposes only. By using this service, you fully agree to this Disclaimer and acknowledge that there are
risks and limitations associated with online veterinary services. The following terms and conditions constitute an
agreement between you and Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue, Inc. (also referred to as PVDR, we or us), the operator
of Ask the Donkey Doctor. By using the site, and/or registering with us, you signify that you agree to these terms of
use and that you agree to comply with applicable laws governed and interpreted by the country and state. Please note
that we offer the site “AS IS” and without warranties. If you are registering an account using the site on behalf of
another individual or entity other than yourself, you represent that you are authorized by such individual or entity to
You acknowledge that although some of the content, text, data, graphics, images, information, suggestions, guidance
and other material (collectively, “information”) that is provided on the site (including information provided in direct
response to your questions or postings) may be provided by individuals in the medical profession, the provision of
such information does not create or establish a veterinarian-client-patient relationship, but is solely provided to
inform you on various medical conditions, medical diagnosis and treatments and does not constitute a direct medical
diagnosis, treatment or prescription. You understand that this site is not a replacement for a professional medical
opinion, examination, diagnosis or treatment. Use of the words “your veterinarian”, “your doctor”, “healthcare
veterinarian with whom you have an actual, mutually acknowledged, veterinarian-client-patient relationship (or the
equivalent of a formal, real world relationship between you and your personal healthcare provider).
You are solely responsible for reliance on any information or advice obtained by use of this service. If you believe
your donkey is sick, injured or in need of medical attention, you agree to contact your regular veterinarian or the
local emergency animal hospital immediately.
PVDR veterinarians may comment on many of your donkey’s medical issues using this forum; however, you should
always seek the advice of a licensed veterinarian or other qualified health professional before starting any new
treatment or making changes to existing treatment based on the information provided by this service. Do not delay
seeking or disregard medical advice based on information written by any author on this site. No answers to questions
or information provided on Ask the Donkey Doctor should not be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease
without the supervision of your veterinarian. Posts made to these forums express the views and opinions of the
author, and said views are based solely on the information provided which may be incomplete or inaccurate. The
views set forth on this forum are not those of the administrators, moderators, or editorial staff and hence Peaceful
Valley Donkey Rescue and its principals will accept no liabilities or responsibilities for the statements made.
Our veterinarians may decline, for any reason or no reason, to provide an answer to any question submitted. Even if
we attempt to answer a question, delays or failures to response may result due to an incorrect email address, spam
filters or other technical issues, and we are not responsible for any such delay or failure.
We reserve the right to post all questions and contents on the Ask the Donkey Doctor forum to our website, and
same will be publicly available for other users of the service. You therefore understand that you should not post any personal or sensitive information to the website. We additionally reserve the right to
edit and reproduce all questions submitted, for use on our site or any other publication with our copyright.
THIS SERVICE IS NOT FOR USE IN MEDICAL EMERGENCIES OR FOR CRITICAL HEALTH SITUATIONS
REQUIRING PROMPT MEDICAL ATTENTION.
You can download a copy of this agreement here.