Terms of Service
By signing up as a member and using this site, you have hereby read, accepted and agreed to the following terms and conditions of use. While Dog Dayzz upholds each member to the Terms of Service and staff exist to enforce the Terms of Service, Dog Dayzz is not responsible for any actions of its players/staff on or off the site.
  • This game was created for entertainment purposes only, and is completely fictional.
    • Game/Site hereby refers to the game/site, Dog Dayzz, DD, www.dogdayzz.com, dogdayzz.com.
  • The Terms of Service may be altered/revised at anytime without notice.
  • Dog Dayzz reserves the right to close temporarily or permanently without notice.
  • All players are required to abide by the Terms of Service regardless of status (admin, mods, artists, donators, etc.).
  • Dog Dayzz reserves the right to permanently ban any player/IP from the site in breach of any of the listed Terms of Service.
  • Dog Dayzz is "G-Rated" with the exception of specified areas which are "PG-13" (No one under 16 permitted).
    • G: General - All ages admitted. Content may NOT include: language/innuendos/profanity, crude/suggestive humor/comments, violence/gore, abuse/promotion of alcohol/drug content, sexual content, mature themes or political themes.
    • PG-13: Parents Strongly Cautioned. Content may include language/innuendos, mature themes, political themes, drug/alcohol content or sexual content.
  • Those players under the age of 13 years must have parental consent to sign up and play.
  • Each member is allowed one account. If a user is found to have more than one account, any and/or all accounts will be permanently suspended.
    • Creating a new account/accessing another account to avoid any suspension is forbidden. Any member found to have created a new account in order to bypass a former suspension will be permanently banned from the site.
    • Anyone found to be aiding a suspended/banned player will be warned/suspended/banned from the site accordingly. Including but not limited to allowing said player to access your account, allowing said player to use your computer to access Dog Dayzz, etc.
    • Account purchases/trades/etc. with other players are at your own risk. Dog Dayzz is not responsible for any missing/misleading information regarding any account. You assume responsibility for all non-transferable account related information including but not limited to warnings, suspensions, etc.
  • Share accounts at your own risk. Dog Dayzz will not replace anything lost due to a shared account.
    • Account sharing is allowed. However, by sharing/giving your password to another person, you forfeit the right to make any claims of theft and/or hacking.
    • The loss of any dogs/money/items/etc will not be replaced on a shared account.
    • The account is treated as one account, and will be issued warnings/suspensions/etc regardless of which player was accessing the site at the time.
  • Shared IP accounts are permitted if the staff have been officially notified, and there is no evidence to suggest the accounts are owned by one individual.
    • Shared IP's must be reported to staff by submitting a Support Ticket including both account ID's, and relationship of the account owners. A report may be sent by clicking 'Support' (at the bottom of any page), 'Submit Ticket', select 'Account Review' and including the required information.
    • Having friends/family create accounts to solely benefit an individual or group of individuals will result in the permanent suspension of any and/or all accounts involved.
    • Any shared IP account may be suspended at any time if there is evidence to suggest the accounts are owned by one individual.
    • Any shared IP account may be banned from the site should the actions of an account on that IP warrant a ban.
    • Up to 4 accounts may be permitted on one IP.
    • An IP ban will be placed should two or more individual accounts on the same IP become permanently suspended.
  • The sale of Dog Dayzz accounts, items, etc for real life currencies is strictly prohibited and will result in the permanent suspension of your account.
  • The sale, trade or advertising of an object outside of Dog Dayzz is prohibited with the exception of other sim game accounts/currencies and art. The use of real life currencies is prohibited. Game transactions must comply with the game site's Terms of Service. All transactions made are at your own risk. Any account found to be scamming or disregarding the previous terms may be permanently suspended.
  • Anything deemed inappropriate by the Dog Dayzz staff such as but not limited to: racism, profanity, sexual content, religious content, political content, obscene or offensive material, harassing, bullying etc. may result in the suspension/permanent suspension or ban of your account.
    • This includes dog/show/store/kennel/etc names/descriptions/notes/etc or any other player inputted information. Action will be taken as deemed appropriate by the responsible mod such as but not limited to the clearing of any/all information, warning or suspension.
    • Harassment is defined in the Legal Dictionary as: Unsolicited words or conduct which tend to annoy, alarm or abuse another person. This may be directed towards a player, staff member or the site (Dog Dayzz) itself. The following will be handled as harassment on Dog Dayzz:
      • Slander/Libel: the act of posting/publishing words implied as factual that may result in the negative image/view of an individual, group, business, etc. This includes but is not limited to public blacklists, etc.
      • Cyberstalking/cyberbullying: including but not limited to making false accusations, false victimization, attempts to gather victim information, arranging to meet, attacks on equipment or data, ordering goods/services, encouraging other to harass the victim.
      • Name calling, teasing, targeting, down talking, degrading, treating others with a lack of respect.
      • Deliberately sending/posting images/content that will either annoy or cause discomfort, including threats.
      • Making unwanted contact; including contacting said player after they have requested it cease.
  • Respect the Dog Dayzz staff and other players. Mods are here to enforce the rules, please listen to them. We want to keep the site safe and fun for everyone. Disrespect or breaking of the rules will be dealt with by the Staff and Mods accordingly.
    • Mods and Staff refer to any Moderator, Administrator or other Authoritative Staff member found on the site.
  • Impersonating a staff member is strictly prohibited and may result in the permanent suspension of your account.
    • Staff Member refers to any Moderator, Administrator, Image Bank Rater, Art Team Member, or other Authoritative Staff member found on the site.
  • No scamming other players.
    • Scamming refers to the act of cheating another player, in effect gaining dogs/money/items/etc in an unfair fashion. Any account linked to scamming may be suspended.
  • No spamming other players, boards/chat or any portion of the site.
    • Spamming refers but is not limited to the irrelevant/off-topic or non-meaningful replies to a post with the inclusion of short replies that do not add to the original discussion and/or character replies (i.e. "XD" or "..."). The following may be treated as spam:
      • Advertising anywhere on the site other than on the classifieds boards.
      • Roleplaying.
      • Begging of any form, including requesting sponsorship.
      • Excess chat speak.
      • Posting in exessive caps. Excessive caps refers to the use of any number of capital letters exceeding those grammatically required.
    • Flooding refers but is not limited to the continuous making of replies or threads that are the same or similar within short periods of time.
  • By purchasing pawprintz from Dog Dayzz you are confirming that the money is yours to give. No refunds will be given under any circumstances. A paypal chargeback will result in the immediate suspension of your account.
    • Currently only CAD via Paypal is accepted as a valid purchase. (Subject to change without notice.)
    • Any credit discrepancies must be noted via an email to admin@dogdayzz.com within 5 days of the purchase being made.
  • Any and all bugs must be reported via the “Bugs” message board found under “Speak”. Any player found to be using a bug to his/her advantage will be permanently banned from the site. Any form of profit including but not limited to money, items, dogs, etc. will be removed from any/all accounts involved (including account transfers).
  • Never give out any of your personal information such as but not limited to: name, address, phone number, login name, password, etc. Dog Dayzz staff will never ask for this information. Please report any suspicious inquiries to the Mods.
  • You agree to allow Dog Dayzz to collect your IP address, and time while accessing the site.
  • The use of external scripts for the purpose of exploiting the game is strictly prohibited and will result in you being permanently banned from the site, including auto refreshers.
  • All text, coding and images found on Dog Dayzz are copyrighted to the site (www.dogdayzz.com) and can not be used, edited, reproduced, or claimed as one's own in any way.
  • Tags have a maximum size of 150x150 pixels.
    • Tag refers to any image used as an avatar anywhere on the site. The use of avatars in your name has been disabled. Please use the appropriate "Tag" field for your avatar.
  • Dog images have a maximum size of 500x500 pixels.
    • Dog images refer to any image placed on your dog's page.
  • Post images have a maximum size of 450x450 pixels.
    • Post images refer to any image placed on one of the forum boards.
  • Dog Dayzz is not responsible for any third party links, images, text, etc. and the corresponding content which may include offensive or inappropriate material, viruses, etc. Viewing/following any player posted links/images/content/etc. is at your own risk.
  • All information, material or data you provide to dogdayzz.com through the use of this website including without limitation any comments, remarks, suggestions, questions, ideas, images, graphics, will become the property of the dogdayzz.com without compensation to you, however you will remain legally responsible for whatever you submit including without limitation its legality, reliability, and copyright. You waive any and all moral rights in any submission to dogdayzz.com through the use of this License Agreement.
  • Image Bank submissions must be between 250x250 pixels and 500x500 pixels. All submissions must be your own work (traditional or digital). Photographs, altered photographs (including manipulations), images that are traced, stolen, submitted to another site, etc. will not be accepted and may result in disciplinary action. A limit of 10 images per line art is allowed, lines may only be submitted for one breed. Collaborations are allowed as long as both parties are properly credited.
  • Inactive Bronze Bone accounts will be deleted after 6 months of inactivity.
  • New Accounts not activated after 5 days will be deleted.