Terms and Conditions

The use of this website is subject to the terms of use below. Please read the Terms of Service ("Terms", "Terms of Service", “Terms and Conditions”) before using this website, www.ponderingpig.com (the "Service"), operated by The Pondering Pig ("us", "we", or "our"). Your access to and use of the Service is conditional upon your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms of Service. These Terms of Service apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service. By accessing or using the Service, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the Terms, then you may not access the Service and you should leave this Service (“website”, “site”). The terms of use may change without prior notice and it is the user’s responsibility to review for updates.


Privacy & Safety

We take very seriously the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information via our website. Our website incorporates electronic and administrative procedures to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal information, including Secure Sockets Layer (“SSL”) for all financial transactions through our Shopify website. The Shopify website, which is the platform that The Pondering Pig operates on, uses SSL encryption to protect your personal information online.

While we use industry-standard precautions to safeguard your personal information, we cannot guarantee complete security. 100% complete security does not presently exist anywhere online or offline. After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, name(s), methods of payment, etc.) will not be, and is never, stored on our website, or is accessible by any means.


 Intellectual Property Rights

The Pondering Pig owns the intellectual property (IP) rights, including copyright, in and to all information, logos, text, descriptions, and photos on this site, or has obtained the necessary licences. Therefore, The Pondering Pig will take appropriate legal action to enforce its rights of any violation of copyright and IP rights. A number of words, phrases, names, designs, or logos used on this site may be trademarks, service marks, or trade names of The Pondering Pig. However, the fact that such marks may be shown on this site does not mean that a licence has been granted by The Pondering Pig to any other party to use them.

All the information presented on this website is known to be accurate and approved by The Pondering Pig. Information is subject to change without notice. We do our best to update the website in a timely fashion so that it reflects the most accurate information.


No Warranties

This website is provided “as is.” The Pondering Pig makes no warranties, representations, and conditions regarding the use of its products, and is not responsible for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, however arising, including out of incorrect consumption of its products or by negative health reactions due to allergic or symptomatic reactions to its products.

Although the information provided on this site is thought to be correct when communicated, there is no obligation on The Pondering Pig to update this information or advise on further changes.

The Pondering Pig makes no warranties, representations, and conditions regarding the use of this website or the information provided, including any implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, whether express or implied, or arising from a course of dealing, usage or trade practice. The Pondering Pig does not guarantee the quality, correctness, completeness, or timeliness of the information provided on this site.

The Pondering Pig is not responsible for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages or any other damages, however caused, arising out of your use of this website or from the information provided, including the loss of use, lost data, lost business profits, business interruption, personal injury, or any other personal or pecuniary losses, whether the action is in contract, tort (including negligence), or any other tort action.

In no event shall The Pondering Pig, nor any of its officers, directors and employees, be held liable for anything arising out of or in any way connected with your use of this website whether such liability is under contract. The Pondering Pig, including its officers, directors and employees, shall not be held liable for any indirect, consequential or special liability arising out of or in any way related to your use of this website.



This website may have links to other websites. This does not mean The Pondering Pig is associated with, or is legally allowed, to use any trademark, trade name, logo, or copyrighted symbol that may be shown on the link (or in its description). These other sites were independently created and The Pondering Pig does not assume responsibility for the content of these other websites. By providing links to these sites, The Pondering Pig does not endorse or act as a publisher or distributor of the content of those other websites.


Governing Law

The laws of the Province of Alberta and the laws of Canada shall govern any dispute or action regarding this website or any content present on this website. You hereby consent and submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Alberta in any action or proceeding established under or related to your use of this website.


Waiver of Liability

The Pondering Pig is in no way responsible for any misinterpretation or misunderstanding of information and for any loss of health, life or health condition resulted from any of the information provided on its website or any other linked sites.

Any and all visitors to this site should consult with a health care professional (HCP) about any interaction between the medications you are taking and the consumption of any spices and/or ingredients, or materials the spices may come into contact with at the manufacturing of such products, that are outside and beyond the control of The Pondering Pig. Comments or views made by The Pondering Pig and any such posted public comments contained within its website are strictly their own personal views made in their own personal capacity, and are not intended to be used as substitute for appropriate medical care or advice from a health care professional. By using this website and agreeing to purchase its products, you agree to waive all liability for the usage of this website’s products.


Allergen Disclaimer

Our products are sourced from various outside local, national and international suppliers and production of spices, herbs and other ingredients have been out of our control, and may have come in contact with, or contain the following allergens: Seafood, Sulphites, Mustard Seed, Tree Nuts, Peanuts, Fish, Shellfish, Soy, Sesame, Dairy, Eggs and or Egg Products, Glutens and Wheat.

We cannot guarantee that any of our products are safe for consumption by individuals with any form of allergies.

There is always risk of contamination in production and supply chain and we urge you to take caution or do an allergy test before using any of the products we supply. If any adverse reactions occur, discontinue use immediately and seek medical assistance. Consult your doctor or a qualified health professional should you have any concerns with the consumption of herbs, spices or ingredients listed in our products PRIOR to purchase. A pregnant or lactating woman should seek professional guidance before using an excess of any spice or herb.

The Pondering Pig will not be held responsible or liable for any persons with sensitivities, and/or allergic reactions occurring from our products, as many of our products are for end consumers who, by way of this legal disclaimer, are fully informed and aware of the risks and liability associated with using these types of food products.

Please contact us if you have any questions about our ingredients or products PRIOR to purchasing. After purchase and receipt of our products, The Pondering Pig will not be held liable for its usage or any risks associated with using these food products.



Product photos and images that appear on the website may not be the same as actual products, due to graphical elements such as lighting and electronic displays. Actual products may vary in color and appearance. The nature of the products purchased from this website will settle during shipment. Products are shipped according to package size and measured volumes in ounces. Products may also be shipped according to weight. The Pondering Pig reserves, at all times, to adjust advertised packaging volumes and weights at its sole discretion.


Storage of Products

All of the products purchased from The Pondering Pig should be kept in a closed container in a cool and dry place, away from sunlight and heat, within 50-70 degrees Fahrenheit and less than 60% relative humidity. It is the sole responsibility of the purchaser to properly store products purchased from this website in the recommended manner as outlined above. The Pondering Pig accepts no responsibility for products that may appear to be, or are, defective, spoiled or are deemed unusable due to poor storage methods by the purchaser.



If you have any questions about these terms, or any other inquiries, please visit our Contact Us page on this website, or contact by direct email at: ponderingpig@outlook.com.