This is a media site dedicated to bringing the welfare of horses to the forefront to improve their lives and wellbeing.
- Reining Trainer Enigma on FaceBook
Comments are welcomed and encouraged on these sites. The comments section is for people to add their opinion and add further information. This can add a lot of value to the posts and encourage others to comment. If the comments have no relevance to the post then it discourages others to comment. But there are some instances where comments will be edited or deleted and the following guidelines are applied for participation on those sites.
The Reining Trainers Enigma Facebook page is used to:
- provide knowledge content to create awareness, inform and educate
- distribute feature stories from the reiningtrainers.com site
- share photos and information from events
- share results of surveys, polls and quizzes.
- address community enquiries
Website and Facebook Participation Guidelines
We aim to post relevant, interesting content and welcome your comments and suggestions. We want all members of our social media to feel comfortable entering into informed debate and discussion. We want this to be an open and honest forum. We also want posts to be courteous and to not cause offense, especially to any participants under the age of 18.
- Be respectful of other users of this site.
- Stay on topic and don’t upload content or post a comment that is unrelated to the purpose of this site.
- Don’t post or upload content of a partisan political nature.
- Don’t post or upload content that is offensive, inflammatory or provocative, including swearing or obscene or vulgar comments.
- Don’t post or upload content that is discriminatory.
- Don’t post or upload content that breaks the law or encourage others to do so. This includes defamation, breaching privacy, breaching another person’s intellectual property rights such as copyright, condoning illegal activity and contempt of court.
- Don’t post personal information such as addresses, phone numbers, email addresses or other online contact details relating either to you or other individuals.
- Don’t impersonate or falsely claim to represent a person or an organisation.
- Don’t make any commercial endorsement or promotion of any product, service or publication.
This site is moderated and taking the above into consideration, we reserve the right to remove any of the following as not complying with acceptable use:
- Comments, links or images that are partisan political in nature.
- Comments, links or images that are obscene, profane or hateful in nature.
- Comments, links or images that are sexist, racist or discriminatory.
- Comments that threaten any person or organisation.
- Comments that defame or harass an individual.
- Successive off-topic posts by a single poster.
- Links to off-topic personal profiles, groups or pages.
- Repetitive posts copied and pasted or duplicated by single or multiple posters.
- Solicitations or advertisements for any political party.
- Comments that encourage illegal activity.
In the event of a post being taken down because it doesn’t comply with acceptable use, the author will be informed of the reason and given the opportunity to resubmit.
Third party sites or profiles linked from our social media accounts are not controlled, maintained or endorsed by reiningtrainers.com.
To the extent permitted by law, reiningtrainers.com is not responsible or liable for any content posted on or uploaded to this site by a user or any content on third party sites linked to this site.
This site, as like other sites that have an animal welfare content, get trolled regularly to try to take comments off topic and undermine the comment section. That is why comments need to be on topic of the post. Once one person takes the comments off topic invariably others follow then a lot of the comments have no relevance to the post.
Generalized comments on one species or breed of animal or another does not constitute on topic.
If you do not know what an internet troll is there is an article on Wikipedia which says “In Internet slang, a troll is someone who posts inflammatory, extraneous, or off-topic messages in an online community, such as a forum, chat room, or blog, with the primary intent of provoking readers into an emotional response or of otherwise disrupting normal on-topic discussion.
Social Media FAQ
Will you respond to my enquiry?
Where possible, the reiningtrainers.com will respond to enquiries and direct messages sent via our social media accounts in the same manner as the team responds to emails, post and phone. Our responses should be considered as comparatively informal, similar to a telephone call.
When are social media accounts monitored?
The reiningtrainers.com periodically monitors accounts during business hours. The accounts may also be intermittently monitored outside business hours subject to staff availability.