Updated September 1, 2023

By using our sites at Cagle.com, CagleCartoons.com and/or PoliticalCartoons.com, you agree to the following terms regarding the licensing of images for reproduction.

All authorized licenses of our content are available as non-exclusive, second rights only. We offer two methods of licensing:

1.) SYNDICATION LICENSING. Subscribers pay a weekly, monthly or annual rate to reproduce any of the Subscription Content available on our CagleCartoons.com site only.

2.) PAY PER USE LICENSING. Subscribers pay a fee to reproduce individual images for a negotiated fee or for the fees that are listed for each type of usage on the PoliticalCartoons.com site only.

None of our images may be altered, edited, excerpted, reformatted, distorted, resold, sub-licensed, re-colored, added to, or changed in any way. Wording in images may be translated into other languages only if no change is made to the meaning of the wording. The name of the artist or author must accompany the image or column and may not be removed.


SYNDICATION LICENSING: Cartoons and Columns at CagleCartoons.com

Paying Subscribers to our syndication service at CagleCartoons.com are permitted to use any content on Caglecartoons.com, in their respective print publications and/or website as specified on their account at the time the subscription is created. Any additional publications outside of the listed print or online publication(s) will require an additional subscription, additional monthly fees and charges will apply.



Licensee agrees to abide by any restrictions listed with images and columns on our sites. Such restrictions may include prohibitions against publishing in geographic locations. Cagle Cartoons, Inc. reserves the right to cancel a subscription at any time.


Syndication Cancellations

Syndication subscribers must notify Cagle Cartoons in writing, either by email or postal mail, that they wish to cancel their subscription on an effective future date of their choice. For a subscription to be cancelled, Cagle Cartoons, Inc. must receive written notice at least thirty (30) days in advance of the requested termination date. Any outstanding amount due on the account must be paid in full through the termination date (closing date of the account). If any outstanding payment is not received in full by this date it will be assumed the account is not cancelled and the service will continue and the client will continue to be billed.

All cancellation notices must be emailed to [email protected] and or be sent by postal mail to:

Cagle Cartoons, Inc.
906 Chelham Way
Montecito, CA 93108


PAY PER USE LICENSING: Cartoons at PoliticalCartoons.com


Pay per Use Usage

We license only non-exclusive second rights to reproduce our images and columns. The usage is specified at the time of the purchase and issuance of the license to reproduce the image and prices for each type of usage are specified with each image at PoliticalCartoons.com. Licensee may not reproduce the image for other purposes than those specified at the time of purchase.


Sub-Licensing and Assignment

Cagle Cartoons, Inc. images and columns may be reproduced only by the purchaser for the specific usage indicated at the time of purchase; any additional usage requires the purchase of an additional license. The images and columns may not be sublicensed or reproduced by third parties and may not be sold or transferred to third parties.


Purchase Cancellations

Once a high resolution image has been requested by a book publisher or an image researcher on behalf of said publisher, and the image and invoice are sent as per their written request, this constitutes a Purchase Order (PO) and any cancellation of the image for any reason will result in a 25% fee of the total amount of the invoice.

Cagle Cartoons, Inc. may choose to cancel a the purchase of a license at any time for any reason; for example it is our policy not to license images for use in lobbying the government; we do not license images to hate groups; we will not license images to candidates running for political office.



Access to Cagle Cartoons, Inc. sites (including but not limited to: Cagle.com, CagleCartoons.com, DarylCagle.com and PoliticalCartoons.com) are subject to the terms and conditions herein, and are subject to our Terms of Service (at: https://cagleworld.com/terms-of-service) and our Privacy Policy (at: https://cagleworld.com/privacy-policy).By using our Website(s) you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice, our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

By using our Website(s) you are fully accepting the terms contained herein, our Terms of Service and our Privacy Policy, any or all of which may be changed by Cagle Cartoons, Inc. at any time, and your continued use of the Websites following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such changes.



Invoices are payable upon receipt except if different arrangements are made at the time of purchase.

Cagle Cartoons, Inc. may impose a late payment penalty on all payments that are have not been received 90 days or more after the invoice date, in the amount of 5% per month.

Monthly subscription rates for all subscribers may be adjusted for inflation periodically. An inflation adjustment of 4.8% is scheduled for the month of January, 2024, to be billed on invoices dated January 31, 2024. This price rise will not be applied to new subscribers who began service in the prior year.


Client Representations

The Customer hereby certifies and warrants that the circulation, use, and type of publication information provided by the Customer at the time of purchase is true in all respects. In the event it is determined that the said purchasing information provided by the Customer is incorrect then, the Customer agrees to pay an adjusted fee based on the correct information.



Cagle Cartoons, Inc. warrants that it controls the rights or has obtained permission from various copyright holders to offer the non-exclusive licenses to the cartoons and columns as specified on our sites.



You agree to indemnify and hold Cagle Cartoons, Inc. and its employees, agents, contractors, partners, artists and authors harmless from and against all liabilities, legal fees, damages, losses, costs and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against CagleCartoons.com arising out of any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions by you or other liabilities arising out of your use of Cagle Cartoons, Inc. websites and/or unauthorized use of our images and/or columns.



If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.


Governing Law

Furthermore, any action to enforce this User Agreement shall be brought in the state courts located in Santa Barbara, CA, USA, or in the Federal Courts located in Los Angeles, CA, USA. You hereby agree to personal jurisdiction by such courts, and waive any jurisdictional, venue, or inconvenient forum objections to such courts.


Contact Information

If you have any questions or comments about these our Licensing Sales Terms as outlined above, or about our General Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, you can contact us at:

Cagle Cartoons, Inc.
PO Box 22342
Santa Barbara, CA 93121
(805) 969-2829
[email protected]