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With this data protection notice, we would like to inform you about the processing of personal data in the context of the use of our website.


Responsible for this website is:

Dr. Hesse Tierpharma GmbH & Co KG
Kieler street 36a
25551 Hohenlockstedt (Germany)
Phone: +49 (0) 4826 – 8610-0
Fax: +49 (0) 4826 – 8610-10


Data Protection Officer

We have appointed a data protection officer for our company. You can reach this at:

We collect the following personal data

When you visit our website, we process the following data:

  • IP address of the requesting computer
  • Date and time of retrieval
  • Browser type
  • Language and version of the browser software
  • Operating system of the requesting computer
  • Name of the retrieved file
  • Amount of data transferred
  • Referring URL

The aforementioned data will be processed by us for the following purposes:

  • Ensuring a smooth connection of the website,
  • Ensuring a comfortable use of our website,
  • Evaluation of system security and stability, and
  • for other administrative purposes.

The legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 f GDPR. Our legitimate interest follows from the data collection purposes listed above.

After 60 days, the IP address is deleted from all systems. Afterwards, a personal reference is no longer possible.

Purpose of data processing

We use the personal data actively communicated by you only for the respective agreed purpose and only to the extent necessary. All further information can be found in the respective paragraphs of the individual data processing operations.

Legal bases of data processing

When you visit our website, we process personal data on the basis of the following legal grounds:

  • Consent (Art. 6 para. 1 a DSGVO)
  • for the fulfillment of contracts (Art. 6 para. 1 b DSGVO)
  • for the fulfillment of a legal obligation (Art. 6 para. 1 c DSGVO)
  • on the basis of a balancing of interests (Art. 6 para. 1 f DSGVO)

The legal basis on which we rely in each individual case is indicated in the notice of the respective processing.

In the case of consent, you have the right to revoke it at any time with effect for the future.

If we process data on the basis of a balance of interests, you as the data subject have the right to object to the processing under the requirements of Art. 21 DSGVO.


This website is hosted by an external hoster (1&1 IONOS SE Elgendorfer Straße 57, 56410 Montabaur, Germany). All data that we collect to operate our website is stored on the hoster’s server. These are mainly the login data (see above), but also the communication with our customers and all other data that we process in connection with our website.

The hoster is contractually obligated to process the data only as required to fulfill its service obligations.

In the case of potential customers, the data is processed for the purpose of fulfilling the contract or initiating it. Otherwise on the basis of a balancing of interests. In doing so, we pursue the legitimate interest of providing our website in a timely and secure manner.

Purpose of data processing: Provision of our website

Legal basis: Art. 6 para. 1 b DSGVO, Art. 6 para. 1 f GDPR

Recipients or categories of recipients

Your personal data will not be transferred to third parties for purposes other than those listed below.

We will only share your personal information with third parties if:

  • you have given your express consent to this,
  • the disclosure is necessary for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding interest worthy of protection in the non-disclosure of your data,
  • in the event that a legal obligation exists for the disclosure, and
  • this is legally permissible and necessary for the processing of contractual relationships with you.

Exceptions to this rule (e.g.: by third-party providers) can be found in this privacy notice.

Transfer to a third country or an international organization

A data transfer to a third country or an international organization does not actively take place by the responsible party. Exceptions to this rule (e.g.: by third-party providers) can be found in this privacy notice.

Storage duration

We generally delete your data when there is no longer a need to store it. This is particularly the case if the data is required to fulfill contractual obligations or to grant or defend against warranty or guarantee claims.

Your rights

If personal data of a user is processed, the user is a “data subject” within the meaning of the GDPR. He is entitled to the following rights vis-à-vis us as the person responsible:

  • Right to information
  • Right of rectification or erasure
  • Right to restriction of processing
  • Right to data portability
  • Right to object to processing

To exercise the rights listed, please contact the data protection contact at:

Revocation of consent

If you have given us consent for data processing, you have the right to revoke this consent at any time. Please address the revocation of consent to:

Complaint to a supervisory authority

If you are of the opinion that a processing of data concerning you violates data protection regulations, you have the right to complain to a supervisory authority.

Contact options

If you send us a message via our contact form, we use the data you provide to process your request. In the case of specific inquiries, data processing is carried out for the fulfillment of a contract or the initiation of a contract. For all other requests based on a legitimate interest in responding to your request.

Alternatively, it is possible to contact us via our e-mail address. Then your data transmitted with the e-mail will be stored.

Purpose of data processing: communication with visitors to the website

Legal basis: Art. 6 para. 1 b DSGVO, respectively Art. 6 para. 1 f GDPR

Application procedure

If you apply to us electronically, your details will only be used to process your application and will not be passed on to third parties. Please note that applications sent to us by e-mail are transmitted unencrypted. In this respect, there is a risk that unauthorized persons can intercept and use this data. To protect your data you have the possibility to encrypt your attachments yourself (e.g. 7zip). The assigned password you submit by phone or by separate mail to the HR department.

Storage period: 6 months

Legal basis: Art. 6 para. 1 b DSGVO in conjunction with. § 26 BDSG


When you visit our website, small text files (cookies) are stored on your computer. Some cookies are deleted after the end of your visit (session cookies). Other cookies remain on your terminal device until you delete them. This makes it possible to recognize the user in order to personalize the Internet offer. Using your web browser, you can customize the use of cookies to your liking. Under certain circumstances, this may result in our website being of limited use only.

The use of cookies is based on a consideration of interests (necessary cookies). As the operator of our website, we have a legitimate interest in the use of cookies to ensure a user-friendly visit.

Purpose of data processing: proper and functional provision of our website

Legal basis: Art. 6 para. 1 f GDPR

Amendment of this privacy notice

This data protection notice will be updated regularly if necessary. The current version can be found on our website.