ADOPT AN ELEPHANT

African elephants face a number of threats in the wild, edging them closer to extinction. From illegal killing for the ivory tradetrophy hunting and habitat destruction as human populations expand, to retaliatory killing for destroying crops – these factors have played a part in the overall decrease in elephant numbers.

WHAT'S INCLUDED IN YOUR ELEPHANT ADOPTION

Help protect elephants in the wild with an animal adoption and you’ll receive an exclusive adoption pack containing all of these items…

 

SOFT TOY

Your own cuddly toy elephant to keep at home.
Toy may vary from one shown.  

ADOPTION PACK

Including a personalised certificate, animal story, fact sheet and glossy photo to display.

WILD LIFE MAGAZINE

A copy of our bi-annual Wild Life magazine with exclusive updates.

 

Adoptions last one year (those paid monthly by direct debit roll over until cancelled).

Adopters will also receive a copy of our Wild Life magazine, published twice a year, which includes
updates on our animals and the impact you as a supporter has helped to deliver.

ADOPTING AN ELEPHANT WILL HAVE A MASSIVE IMPACT

  • Stop elephants being poached and killed for their ivory

  • Support ranger patrols to monitor and protect elephants in the wild

  • Develop ideas to overcome human-elephant conflict, like chilli fences to protect crops

  • Encourage tolerance of elephants amongst local communities and promote co-existence

  • Support our work in Kenya, Ethiopia and Cameroon 

  • Lobby governments and campaign against trophy hunting

HOW TO ADOPT AN ELEPHANT

Help us protect elephants from the ivory trade with an animal adoption. It couldn’t be easier:

  • Step 1: Select the amount you want to pay by Direct Debit each month: £3, £5 or £10 or if you prefer a one-off payment you can choose to donate any amount from £36

  • Step 2: Fill out your adoption details including the name on the certificate and the start date

  • Step 3: Compete your billing & delivery details

  • Step 4: Enter your payment details. You can pay by card or PayPal

ADOPTION PACK DELIVERY INFORMATION

We will process and send your order within 3 working days, and would normally expect it to arrive within 7 working days to addresses within the UK. All UK orders are sent via Royal Mail 2nd class delivery. Please allow 28 days for delivery on overseas orders. Please note – we cannot hold orders for delivery on a specific date.

We are now offering a digital adoption which means no packaging, minimal carbon footprint and maximum support for your adopted animal and Born Free’s projects. Delivered straight in to your inbox.

For overseas orders customs charges may be levied prior to delivery. We would suggest checking to see if these may apply before placing your order.

Orders do not need to be signed for, but if you have requested the optional toy, the box won’t fit through the letterbox so you will need to be available to accept the delivery. A card will be left if you’re unavailable.

ADOPTING AN ELEPHANT AS A GIFT? 

The adoption certificate can be personalised with the name of your choice, and delivery arranged to a separate address.

NEED HELP WITH YOUR ELEPHANT ADOPTION?

Call our customer support team on 01403 240170.

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