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Symbolic Adoptions Manatee

Adopt a Manatee

Manatee

West Indian manatees inhabit rivers, canals, estuaries and bays from Florida through the Caribbean, along the eastern coast of Central America and the northern coast of South America. Feeding on sea grasses, freshwater plants, and floating vegetation, manatees eat for six to eight hours a day, consuming 11 percent of their body weight. While these creatures are surprisingly agile, collisions with boats, as well as pollution, pose serious risks to manatees. Show More

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$55 Manatee Adoption Kit

Gift Details

With this gift you will receive:

  • Soft plush version of your adopted animal (for age 3 and up)
  • 5" x 7" formal adoption certificate
  • 5" x 7" full-color photo of your species
  • Species spotlight card, full of fascinating information about the animal
  • FREE priority shipping
  • Personalized acknowledgment letter to your gift recipient. See sample letter.

If you provide an email address for the gift recipient, they will also receive a printable, personalized adoption certificate for the species adopted.



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$55 Manatee Virtual Adoption

Donate to WWF in support of our global conservation work and send an optional Manatee themed email certificate to your designated recipient. This option does not include an adoption kit.



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$100 Manatee Adoption Kit

Gift Details

With this gift you will receive:

  • Soft plush version of your adopted animal (for age 3 and up), packaged in a WWF gift box
  • 5" x 7" formal adoption certificate
  • 5" x 7" full-color photo of your species
  • Handsome, hinged double frame, displaying your certificate and photo
  • Species spotlight card, full of fascinating information about the animal
  • FREE priority shipping
  • Personalized acknowledgment letter to your gift recipient. See sample letter.

If you provide an email address for the gift recipient, they will also receive a printable, personalized adoption certificate for the species adopted.



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$25 Manatee Adoption Kit

Gift Details

With this gift you will receive:

  • 5" x 7" formal adoption certificate
  • 5" x 7" full-color photo of your species
  • Species spotlight card, full of fascinating information about the animal
  • FREE priority shipping
  • Personalized acknowledgment letter to your gift recipient. See sample letter.

If you provide an email address for the gift recipient, they will also receive a printable, personalized adoption certificate for the species adopted.

  • Photo
  • Adoption Certificate
  • Species Card


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"For our 14th wedding anniversary, the traditional gift is ivory. Since so many animals are killed for their ivory, I thought it would be a great gift to donate to adopt an elephant as my husband's gift." Laura Connecticut


Warning: Choking Hazard - Adoption plushes contain small parts not for children under 3 years.

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Thank you items for eligible donations are shipped for free via USPS First-Class / Priority Mail and typically deliver in 6-10 days in the United States.

International deliveries may take 3-6 weeks to arrive. Proceed to checkout for complete list of countries. WWF is unable to ship thank you items to Asia and Africa. WWF is not responsible for custom charges incurred during international shipping.

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