Adopt an Elephant

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Photo by Mike Hill

Photo by Mike Hill


Elephant

Having been hunted to near-extinction by ivory poachers, elephants are now once again being savagely poached across Africa. As their habitat shrinks and the value of their ivory rises rapidly, the threat of their extinction is growing.

How Your Adoption Helps Elephants

Your adoption supports Defenders' work to ensure important international trade prohibitions are enforced, such as the Endangered Species Act and the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), so that poaching and illegal wildlife trade can be stopped.

All donations support our work to protect and restore the wildlife and wild places you care about.

Adoption Levels


$45
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Elephant Group
$25
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Elephant Family
$15
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Elephant
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How Your Adoption Helps to Protect Species and Habitats

Named "America's Best Wildlife Charity" by Reader's Digest, Defenders of Wildlife has been a leading innovator in developing the most effective ways to conserve imperiled wildlife and wild lands for over 65 years. Your adoption donation will immediately be put to use where it is most needed to achieve these goals.