Privacy Policy: Donald J. Claxton | The Timberlander

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Privacy Policy dated June 23, 2023, 6:02 p.m. CDT, Addison, Texas, USA.


This website’s address is, which is owned and maintained by Donald J. Claxton | The Timberlander, of Addison, Texas, 75001. 


Our privacy policy as well as international law requires the posting of this information for your review and consideration. This also is in compliance with Google AdSense, which also displays advertisements on the site. 

When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


For users who may from time-to-time upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included.

Website visitors may download and extract any location data from images posted here.


When you leave a comment on, our privacy policy allows you to opt-in to save your name, email address, and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so you will not need to fill in your details when leaving another comment. These cookies expire in one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me,” your login will continue for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after one day.

Embedded content from other websites.

Many articles on include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with.

Per our privacy policy, if you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we retain your data.

When you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users who register on, we also store the personal information provided in a user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you create an account on, or have left comments, you may request an exported file of the personal data kept about you, including any data you have provided to us.

You may also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you.

This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where your data is sent

Visitor comments on may be checked through an automated spam detection service.