Passionate About Animals Since 1840

Accessibility

Accessibility

We are committed to making the information on this website accessible to all, regardless of ability. This statement outlines the provisions we have made to ensure a high standard of accessibility throughout this web site.

Standards Compliance

The majority of the pages on this site are WCAG AA approved, complying with all priority 2 guidelines of the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. (http://www.w3.org/WAI/).

The majority of pages comply with the universal design principle laid down by the Irish National Disability Authority (http://universaldesign.ie/What-is-Universal-Design/The-7-Principles/).

All pages on this site are Section 508 approved, complying with all of the U.S. Federal Government Section 508 Guidelines. (http://www.section508.gov/)

All pages on this site use structured semantic markup. H1 tags are used for main titles, H2 tags for subtitles, etc.

NOTE: We try to make sure that our website meets the highest standard of accessibility. If you have any difficulties, please contact us.

Images

All content images used in this site include descriptive ALT or LONGDESC tag. Purely decorative graphics include null ALT attributes.

Visual design

This site uses cascading style sheets for visual layout.

This site uses only relative font sizes, compatible with the user-specified “text size” option in visual browsers.

Browsers

The browsers recommended for optimum use of this site are as follows:

  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Safari
  • Microsoft Edge