ADOPT AN ANIMAL

Provide help to an animal for as little as £3 a month, and make a connection that lasts.

SOME OF THE ANIMALS YOU CAN ADOPT

  • Adopt an baboon
  • Adopt an gorilla
  • adopt an orang-utan
  • Adopt an lion
  • adopt a snow leopard
  • adopt a tiger
  • Adopt an elephant
  • Adopt a giraffe
  • Adopt a rhino
  • Adopt a Meerkat
  • Adopt a panda
  • adopt a polar bear
  • Adopt a dolphin
  • Adopt a penguin
  • adopt a turtle

ADOPT A RHINO

There are an estimated 20,000 rhinos left in the world putting the species firmly on the endangered species list.

Threats to Wild Rhinos

  • Relentless hunting for their valuable horns, which are sold for use in various traditional Asian medicines and to make ornamental dagger handles in Middle Eastern countries.
  • Habitat Destruction to make way for farms and settlements has fragmented already sparse populations.

If the current rate of decline continues and the problem of poaching is not solved this wonderful species may become extinct within the next century.

HOW YOU ARE HELPING

When you adopt a rhino you can be sure your money helps:

  • Implement effective anti-poaching measures and campaigning for tougher penalties for poachers;
  • Training and equipping anti-poaching patrols to work in the field to deter would be poachers;
  • Restoring and expanding destroyed habitats while protecting existing reserves.
  • Educating people to increase awareness and reduce demand for rhino horn thereby stopping illegal trade.

There are a five rhino subspecies still in existence today, some you may not have heard of. Each subspecies has slightly difference characteristics and has been affected in different ways by human activity but they all need your help to secure their future.

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