DogMap website and mobile apps
Status: 04.04.2019

The following statements refer specifically to the DogMap of Pfotenpiloten. Here you will find the privacy policy of Pfotenpiloten. is an online service that allows you to mark on a map how dog- or assistance dog-friendly public places are. is available via the web at (hereinafter the “Website”) and as a mobile web application (hereinafter the “App”) for the operating systems or smartphones mentioned on the Website and is operated by Pfotenpiloten.

The following provisions govern your use of the Website and the App. By visiting the website you agree to the following terms of use. You have also expressly agreed to these terms of use in your voluntary user registration.

1.1 At present, users of the website can retrieve information about the dog or assistance dog friendliness of the locations entered on the DogMap without registration and mark locations on the DogMap. This is done by changing the status of a location entered on the DogMap, e.g. from red (no assistance dogs allowed either) to green (all dogs allowed). Users who mark places without logging in transfer an irrevocable unrestricted right to use all place markings to paw pilots. Pfotenpiloten stores this location data in a database and makes it available to other users on DogMap. We may also share this data with other projects, such as other accessibility projects.

1.2 For further use of the website, especially to enter places on the DogMap and to get your markings recognized, you have to create a user account. The required login and registration process is described on the website.

1.3 Only places accessible to the public, especially stations, stops, authorities, restaurants and shops, may be entered on the DogMap. Apartments and rooms of companies and authorities that are not accessible to the public should not be created or marked. You are obliged to truthfully mark places and the status of the created places. Incorrect markings can and will be deleted immediately. We also reserve the right to undo entries and changes made by users who repeatedly (i.e. at least twice) create or mark places incorrectly, either in whole or in part, and to delete their user account if necessary.

1.4 The accuracy and timeliness of the entry and marking of places by users of is not checked and not monitored by us. In addition, after the registration or marking of a place, changes may occur that have not yet been taken into account on the DogMap and of which we likewise have no knowledge. We can therefore not take any responsibility for the correctness or actuality of all markings and are not liable for this. In this respect we are also dependent on your cooperation. If you find that a place is incorrectly entered or marked, you can simply correct it yourself.

1.5 may only be used in a contractual and lawful manner. Users may not use any measures, mechanisms, software, scripts or sniplets in connection with the use of that could disrupt the functioning of the website or app. You may not take any measures that could result in an unreasonable load on the website or the App.

1.6 is based on data from Google Maps. We are not responsible for information, data and images that are managed by Google and appear on and have no influence on their accuracy. In case of complaints or the map data, please contact

This agreement is subject exclusively to the law of the Federal Republic of Germany. Insofar as the User is a merchant, a legal entity under public law or a special fund under public law, the sole place of jurisdiction for all disputes arising from or in connection with this Agreement shall be the respective registered office of Pfotenpiloten. Insofar as the User has no general place of jurisdiction (in the case of persons whose place of residence or, in the absence thereof, their whereabouts; in the case of legal entities, the registered office) in the Federal Republic of Germany, the respective registered office of Pfotenpiloten is also agreed as the exclusive place of jurisdiction for all disputes arising from or in connection with this agreement; however, insofar as another place of jurisdiction is permitted in addition to or exclusively by virtue of mandatory law, that place of jurisdiction is also or exclusively decisive.

We are entitled to amend these terms of use every