Cookie Policy

This website uses cookies for anonymous analytic and user session purposes.

Cookies are small pieces of data that are stored in your browser when visiting websites and this website uses them to identify visitors to the website and build up an anonymous demographic profile and store temporary session data.

The Horse&Rider website uses Google Analytics™, a web analytics service provided by Google. Google Analytics uses cookies to help us analyse how our visitors use the site.

The shop website is built upon the Magento™ framework, which also uses cookies to store session data.

Cookie Details

Cookie NameDescriptionExpiration
__utma Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 2 years from set/update.
__utmb Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 30 minutes from set/update.
__utmc Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.  
__utmz Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 6 months from set/update.
frontend This is the primary cookie used my Magento that stores session data for the frontend shop, cart and checkout areas. 1 year from set/update.
external_no_cache Abstract session cookie stored by Magento, which is linked to the frontend cookie for page caching purposes. When the current session ends.
PHPSESSID A session identifier cookie used by PHP the server-side language that powers the website. When the current session ends.