Terms and Conditions
By accepting these Terms and Conditions through your use of this Site, you certify that you reside in the United States and are 18 years of age or older. If you are under the age of 18 but at least 14 years of age you may use this Site only under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian who agrees to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. does not knowingly collect personal information about children under the age of 14 without prior parental consent. If you are a parent or legal guardian agreeing to these Terms and Conditions for the benefit of a child between the ages of 14 and 18, please be advised that you are fully responsible for his or her use of this Site, including all financial charges and legal liability that he or she may incur.
If you do not agree to (or cannot comply with) any of these Terms and Conditions, please do not use this Site. All billing and registration information provided must be truthful and accurate. Providing any untruthful or inaccurate information constitutes a breach of these Terms and Conditions. By confirming your purchase at the end of the checkout process, you agree to accept and pay for the item(s) requested.
All materials, including images, text, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, programs, music clips or downloads, video clips and written and other materials that are part of this Site (collectively, the "Contents") are intended solely for personal, non-commercial use. You may download or copy the Contents and other downloadable materials displayed on the Site for your personal use only. No right, title or interest in any downloaded materials or software is transferred to you as a result of any such downloading or copying. You may not reproduce (except as noted), publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in any sale of or exploit in any way, in whole or in part, any of the Contents, the Site or any related software. All software used on this Site is the property of Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc, or its suppliers and are protected by U.S. and international intellectual property laws. The Contents and software on this Site may be used only as a shopping resource. Any other use, including the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, display, or performance, of the Contents on this Site is strictly prohibited.
Third Party Sites: References on this Site to any names, marks, products or services of third parties, or hypertext links to third party sites or information are provided solely as a convenience to you and do not in any way constitute or imply Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc`s endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation of the third party, its information, products or services. Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. is not responsible for the practices or policies of such third parties, nor the content of any third party sites, and does not make any representations regarding third party products or services, or the content or accuracy of any material on such third party sites. If you decide to link to any such third party sites, you do so entirely at your own risk.
ORDERS AND ACCEPTANCE
Please note that sometimes there may be certain orders we are unable to accept. We hereby reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to refuse or cancel any order for any reason whatsoever. For your convenience, you will not be charged until your payment method is authorized, the order information is verified for accuracy and your order is shipped. Certain instances may result in your order being canceled because of limitations on quantities available for purchase, inaccuracies or errors in product or pricing information, or problems identified by our credit and fraud avoidance department. From time to time, we may require additional information and identification before accepting an order. We will contact you if all or any portion of your order is canceled or if additional information is required to accept your order. If your order is canceled after your credit card has been charged, we will issue a credit to your credit card in the amount of the charge.
Attempting to violate the security of the Site is prohibited, including, without limitation, (a) accessing data not intended for your use or logging onto a server or an account which you are not authorized to access; (b) attempting to scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (c) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the Site, overloading, "flooding," "spamming," or "crashing;" (d) sending unsolicited email, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; (e) attempting to obtain products not properly ordered or fully paid for; (f) harassing the site owner or its users; or (g) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or newsgroup posting. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. will investigate occurrences that may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in any such violations. You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Site or any activity being conducted on this Site. You agree, further, not to use or attempt to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search this Site other than the search engine and search agents available from Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. on this Site and other than generally available third party web browsers (e.g., Netscape Navigator, Microsoft Explorer or Firefox).
PRICING AND CONTENT INFORMATION
We strive to provide our customers with accurate pricing information, nevertheless, sometimes pricing or typographical errors may occur. Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc cannot confirm the price of an item until after you order. In the event that an item is listed at an incorrect price due to an error in pricing, we reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to refuse or cancel any orders placed for that item. In the event that an item is mispriced, we may, in our sole discretion:
- If an item's correct price is lower than our stated price, we charge the lower amount and ship you the item.
- If an item's correct price is higher than our stated price, we will, at our discretion, either contact you for instructions before shipping or cancel your order and notify you of such cancellation.
Prices subject to change without notice.
Merchandise Content: Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. attempts to be accurate in its product descriptions. However, Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. does not warrant that product descriptions or other Content on this Site is accurate. Some content may be inaccurate or incomplete. If you happen to find a product is not as described, your sole remedy is to return the product in unused condition.
Objectionable Content: You understand that by using this Site or any services provided on the Site, you may encounter Content that may be deemed by some to be offensive, indecent, or objectionable, which Content may or may not be identified as such. You agree to use the Site and any service at your sole risk and that Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. and/or its affiliates shall have no liability to you for Content that may be deemed offensive, indecent, or objectionable.
Medical and/or Pharmaceutical Content: All medical content, including, but not limited to, vaccine information, flea and tick information, and drug interaction information, provided by Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. in any part of this Site is for educational purposes only. Such content is not intended to substitute the diagnosis, treatment and observation/diagnosis of a physician or veterinarian or other appropriate medical professional as the case may deem. Content does not cover all precautions, side effects and interactions, and should not be construed to indicate the safety of a medical device or drug. Consult your medical professional for guidance before using any drugs. Proper treatment of any condition depends on a variety of health factors, and can only be assessed correctly by a health care provider. Before administering any drug, or using any medical device, please check product information (including package inserts) regarding dosage, precautions, warnings and interactions.
All content, provided on this site is for educational purposes only. Such content is intended to supplement, not substitute, the diagnosis, treatment and advice of a medical professional.
NUMBER OF ITEMS
Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to determine and limit the number of items purchased per order, per household, or per person. These restrictions may be applicable to orders placed by the same account, the same credit card, and also to orders that use the same billing and/or shipping address. All offers are void where prohibited.
Our products are for sale only to purchasers in the United States only. Delivery is available in the United States only. For Export or Wholesale information, Please Contact 877-788-7667
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, COPYRIGHTS, TRADEMARKS AND PATENTS
Any and all Content on any Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. site, including for example all of the page headers, images, illustrations, graphics, audio clips, animation, sounds, video clips and text, are subject to intellectual property rights held by Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc., one of its affiliates or by third parties who have licensed their materials to Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. These materials may not be copied for commercial use or distribution, nor may these materials be modified or reposted to other sites.
The Content of this website, and the site as a whole, is intended solely for personal, noncommercial use by the users of our site. You may download, print and store selected portions of the Content, provided you (1) only use these copies of the Content for your own personal, non–commercial use, (2) do not copy or post the Content on any network computer or broadcast the Content in any media, and (3) do not modify or alter the Content in any way, or delete or change any copyright or trademark notice.
No right, title or interest in any downloaded materials is transferred to you as a result of any such downloading. Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. reserves complete title and full intellectual property rights in any Content you download from this website.
Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. and its suppliers and licensors expressly reserve all intellectual property rights in all text, programs, products, processes, technology, content and other materials which appear on this Site. Access to this Site does not confer and shall not be considered as conferring upon anyone any license under any of Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. intellectual property rights.
Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. owns the copyrights in the selection, coordination and arrangement of the materials on this Site. These materials may not be copied for commercial use or distribution, nor may these materials be modified or reposted to other sites.
Except as noted above, you may not copy, download, reproduce, modify, publish, distribute, transmit, transfer or create derivative works from the Content without first obtaining written permission from Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc.
SUBMISSIONS, REVIEWS AND FEEDBACK
Product Review FAQs
We thank you for your comments regarding this website. Please note that by submitting any comments, feedback, reviews, letters, suggestions, ideas, and/or all other submissions submitted or offered to Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc., whether through this Site, by telephone, by e-mail or otherwise submitted or offered, you hereby grant Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. a royalty-free, irrevocable, transferable right and license to use such comments however we desire, including without limitation, to copy, modify, delete in its entirety, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from and/or sell and/or distribute such Comments and/or incorporate such Comments into any form.
Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. will be entitled to use, reproduce, disclose, publish and distribute any material you submit for any purpose whatsoever, without restriction and without compensating you in any way. For this reason, we ask that you not send us any comments that you do not wish to assign to us, including any confidential information or any original creative materials such as stories, product ideas, computer code or original artwork. Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. is and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any Comments in confidence; (2) to pay to user any compensation for any Comments; or (3) to respond to any user Comments.
You agree that any comments submitted by you to us will not violate the terms in this Terms and Conditions or any right of any third party, including without limitation, copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary right(s), and will not cause injury to any person or entity.
Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc.’s comment, blog and review services are available to our users subject to the following guidelines. Out of respect for all of our users, we ask that you do not use obscene, profane or threatening language in your messages or comments. We also ask that you do not submit or post photos, videos or other content that includes obscene, profane or threatening images. Examples of the kinds of conduct or content that are prohibited in user submitted content include:
- The transmission of any content that could violate, or could facilitate the violation of, any applicable law, regulation or Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. rule or policy.
- The transmission of any content that is profane, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, harassing, threatening, harmful, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory or otherwise objectionable.
- The impersonation of any person or entity in any part of a gift message
- Any material that contains software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, mass mailings or any form of SPAM.
You are solely responsible for the content of any messages and/or images you submit and Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. assumes no liability for any content submitted by you. Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. is not responsible for the content of any messages and/or images you submit and assumes no liability for any content submitted by you. We do not regularly review posted comments, and are not obligated to restrict or remove any content from a message, nevertheless we reserve the right to monitor and edit or remove any comments submitted to this site.
You are and shall remain solely responsible for the content of any comments you make and you agree to indemnify Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. and its affiliates for all claims resulting from any comments you submit. Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. and its affiliates take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments submitted by you or any third party.
Any content you submit is for non-commercial use only. You must provide your actual e-mail address in order to send your content. Any content you submit will be routed through the Internet and you understand and acknowledge that you have no expectation of privacy with regard to any content you submit.
We strive to accurately display the colors of our products. However, as the actual colors you may see will depend on your monitor, we cannot guarantee that your monitor's display of any color will be accurate.
You hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. and/or its affiliates from and against any and all claims, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees and court costs, arising from or related to your use of the Site or any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions.
Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. reserves the right to terminate these Terms and Conditions at any time, and may do so immediately, without notice, thereby denying you access to any Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. site, if in our sole discretion you fail to comply with any Terms and Conditions set forth herein. Further, we reserve the right to refuse working with any user(s) who violates our Terms and Conditions.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, ELITE WEB DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, USEFUL, TIMELY OR CURRENT OR THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL OPERATE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION OR ERROR.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE METROPOLITAN MARKETING GROUP,INC. DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY AS TO THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF EACH ITEM DESCRIPTION. ALL PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS ORIGINATE FROM THE MANUFACTURER OF THE ITEM.
METROPOLITAN MARKETING GROUP,INC. MAKES NO REPRESENTATION THAT CONTENT PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE IS APPLICABLE OR APPROPRIATE FOR USE IN LOCATIONS OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES.
METROPOLITAN MARKETING GROUP,INC. ASSUMES NO RISK OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR USE OF ANY OF THE CONTENT PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE.
MERCHANDISE AND CONTENT DISCLAIMER:
PRODUCT INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE IS OBTAINED FROM CLAIMS MADE BY THE PRODUCT'S MANUFACTURER. ON OCCASION MANUFACTURERS MAY ALTER THEIR LABELS SO ACTUAL PRODUCT PACKAGING AND MATERIALS MAY CONTAIN DIFFERENT INFORMATION THAN THAT SHOWN ON THIS WEB SITE, THUS WE DO NOT GUARANTEE OR ENSURE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR TIMELINESS OF ANY PRODUCT INFORMATION. WE RECOMMEND THAT YOU DO NOT SOLELY RELY ON THE INFORMATION PRESENTED AND THAT YOU ALWAYS READ LABELS, WARNINGS, AND DIRECTIONS BEFORE USING OR CONSUMING A PRODUCT. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT A PRODUCT, PLEASE CONTACT THE MANUFACTURER.
METROPOLITAN MARKETING GROUP,INC. ASSUMES NO LIABILITY FOR INACCURACIES OR MISSTATEMENTS ABOUT PRODUCTS.
DISCLAIMER ON CUSTOMER REVIEWS
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ARE PROVIDED FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. CUSTOMER REVIEWS REFLECT THE INDIVIDUAL REVIEWER'S RESULTS AND EXPERIENCES ONLY AND ARE NOT VERIFIED OR ENDORSED BY PETS UNITED.
ALL MEDICAL CONTENT ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED BY THE PRODUCT SUPPLIER, AND NOT BY METROPOLITAN MARKETING GROUP,INC. AND ITS AFFILIATES DO NOT SPONSOR, RECOMMEND OR ENDORSE ANY THIRD PARTY, PRODUCT, SERVICE OR INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THIS SITE OR IN ITS CATALOGUES. ALL CONTENT, INCLUDING DRUG INTERACTION INFORMATION OR MEDICAL CONTENT PROVIDED IN ANY AREA OF THIS SITE, IS FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. IT IS NOT INTENDED FOR, AND SHOULD NOT BE USED, AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR THE DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT AND ADVICE OF A MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL. IT DOES NOT COVER ALL POSSIBLE USES, PRECAUTIONS, SIDE EFFECTS AND INTERACTIONS. IT MAY NOT CONTAIN ALL INFORMATION THAT IS APPLICABLE TO YOUR
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANES, OR UNDER ANY LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, SHALL METROPOLITAN MARKETING GROUP,INC. OR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS OR VENDORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT LOSSES OR DAMAGES, WHETHER SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIOL OR OTHERWIWSE ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF, INABILITY TO USE, OR MALFUNCTION OF THIS WEBSITE. YOU, THE USER, WILL BE SOLEY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE, OR LOSS OF DATA TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR OTHER PROPERTY THAT RESULTS FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING THE DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL. METROPOLITAN MARKETING GROUP,INC. WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE PURCHASE OR USE OF PRODUCTS OFFERED FOR SALE ON THIS SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. SOME STATES MAY LIMIT THE ABILITY OF VENDORS TO DISCLAIM IMPLIED WARRANTIES; THEREFORE THE LANGUAGE OF THIS PARAGRAPH MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
THIS COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ALL LOSSES AND DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (WHETHER GENERAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF DATA, INCOME OR PROFITS), WHETHER IN CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, EVEN IF AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF METROPOLITAN MARKETING GROUP,INC. HAS BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SET FORTH ABOVE, SO THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF ANY PART OF THIS LIMITATION ON LIABILITY IS FOUND TO BE INVALID OR UNENFORCEABLE FOR ANY REASON, THEN THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF PETS UNITED UNDER SUCH CIRCUMSTANCES FOR LIABILITIES THAT OTHERWISE WOULD HAVE BEEN LIMITED SHALL NOT EXCEED ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100).
IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THIS WEBSITE OR ANY CONTENT ON THE SITE, OR WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THIS WEBSITE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is held to be unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be modified only to the extent necessary to make it enforceable and the other terms of these Terms and Conditions shall remain in full force and effect. The failure of Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. to act with respect to a breach of these Terms and Conditions by you or others does not constitute a waiver of any nature and shall not limit Metropolitan Marketing Group`s rights with respect to such breach or any subsequent breaches in any way.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed under California law without regard to conflicts of law provisions. Any action or proceeding arising out of or related to the use of this Site, or these Terms and Conditions must be brought in the state or federal courts of California and you hereby consent to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of such courts.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS MAY CHANGE
Metropolitan Marketing Group,Inc. reserves the right to update or modify these Terms and Conditions at any time without prior notice. Use of this website by you following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the modified Terms and Conditions. We encourage you to review these Terms and Conditions whenever you use this website so that you have reviewed the most current version.
In the event that any provision of the Terms and Conditions conflict with the law under which the Terms and Conditions are to be construed or if any such provisions are held invalid, such provision will be deemed to be restated to reflect as nearly as possible the original intentions of the parties in accordance with applicable law, and the remainder of these Terms and Conditions will remain in full force and effect.
GIFT CARDS AND E-GIFT CARDS
All Gift Cards, e–Gift Cards and other gift certificates are deemed purchased in and issued from the State of California. The risk of loss and title to such items pass to the purchaser upon our electronic transmission to the recipient or delivery to the carrier, whichever is applicable.
PRODUCT REVIEW FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs)
What is a Product Review?
A Product Review is a posting on our website where a customer provides feedback about a particular product offered on POOPUP.COM. This allows individual customers to share their personal experience regarding a product with our customers and share some insight with future customers. For your convenience, the Product Reviews lists a 1 to 5 star rating product system, 5 stars representing the highest satisfaction with the product
How do I submit a Product Review?
We welcome your review and in each of the product pages immediately below the product description is a “Write a Review” tab. Simply click on the tab and if the item has not yet been reviewed, you will be asked to be the first to write a review. Fill in as much information in the review as you would like to share and press the “Submit Review” button to complete the submission process. Please see our “Terms and Conditions” section for full explanation of the Product Review process.
How do I find a Product Review for a particular item?
Product Reviews are posted in each of the product pages on the website. First locate the particular item that you are looking for and below the product description, you will see the overall rating displayed, followed by the individual reviews that have been posted for this product.
How to find a product review that you submitted?
Product Reviews submitted on POOPUP.COM will be reviewed and approved by our customer service representatives prior to being posted on the website. We read and approve all product reviews submitted to our site to insure they comply with our “Terms and Conditions” and reserve the right to not post a review we determine is uninformative. Please see our “Terms and Conditions” section for further explanation of the Product Review process.
How long does it take for a product review to appear on the website?
Product Reviews posted on our website are manually reviewed by our customer service representative. Generally we approve reviews within 2 days. Nevertheless, it may take longer. Please see our “Terms and Conditions” section for a more complete explanation of the review process.