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  • Members Personal Conduct & Guidelines members personal conduct & Guidelines. was established and is built around the concepts of mutual respect and the free exchange of information and knowledge for the benefit of all.

    Members must treat other members with respect at all times. This means insults; name calling and personal attacks on other members are strictly forbidden.

    Forum trolling and flame baiting - the intentional provoking of other forum members - is also forbidden. Please treat other members as you yourself would wish to be treated.
    Obscene language and the use of language that is hateful, sexist, racist, harassing or threatening is strictly forbidden and will simply be edited/deleted. is a general access forum open to the public and common decency applies to all sections of the forum.

    Repeated violations of the personal conduct rule may result in the suspension of your Dogforum account.

    Please try and keep all threads ON TOPIC. If you feel like going off on a tangent, start another thread. Discussion drift does occur in the course of a conversation, but extreme topic shift can be very distracting to thread cohesion and the readability of the topic at hand.


    • Any post that violates or departs from the conditions and intended purpose of this forum may be removed without notice by the administration.
    • We reserve the right to edit any post for reasons including, but not limited to: language, length, or content not appropriate to the topic at hand within any given forum.
    • Older threads or messages may be removed from time to time, to maintain categories or threads of manageable length.
    • Any member who breaches these Guidelines through hostile, abusive or other inappropriate behaviour may find their account privileges revoked.
    •Users may not argue a moderators decision publicly. Any and all enquiries directed at a moderator must first address the moderator in question via PM. If the problem can not be resolved, then the moderator and user must send their positions to the forum admin. An admin will make or change any and/or all final decisions.


    • Remember that this is a public forum, and you have no guarantee or expectation of privacy. Your post could be read by anyone.
    • All communications on this board are deemed to be public and not private communications. We reserve the right to remove without notice any message posted for any reason, but we have no obligation to remove content you find objectionable.

    Regarding your email address and other personal information

    Although we require your email address for verification purposes, we recommend that you do not post it or any other personal information such, as phone numbers or your home address. Your posts can be searched by bots or third parties that have no affiliation with the administrator of this forum.

    Please do not post other peoples private personal information or contact details - if they want them published they can do it themselves. Unless the information is openly available on the web make sure permission to do so has been granted.


    The views expressed by members of this forum are their own and do not reflect the position of the administrator or other members. Each member is responsible for the content of his/her own posts.
    Please report activity that you notice which is libelous, inflammatory, or in violation of common decency to the management.
    If you have questions or comments about this forum (such as technical difficulties or performance issues), please contact the forum administrator for the appropriate channel for your enquiry.

    Thanks, and Please enjoy the forums.
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