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WildthingsWorldWide - Est.2009
Together, we can help make a difference.

Thank you to everyone worldwide who has purchased merchandise.

PRICING POLICY: Zazzle sets a standard price on each product available to buy. Each Zazzle store (Wildthingsworldwide) can set its own royalty rate ( Wildthings is 25%) and this becomes the final product price that you pay for merchandise. Wildthings then take 25% of this price and put that aside for donations to animal welfare orgs.. With increased sales Wildthings will increase the donated price to 50% and beyond.

orangutan WWW first donation has gone to the Australian Orangutan Project. www.orangutan.org.au

We have adopted for one year a young male orangutan called Carlos. The projects money goes directly into helping infants in care for future re-introduction into the jungle. The care centres are in Borneo.
bonobo WWW has made a donation to Friends of Bonobos at www.friendsofbonobos.org .

Lola ya bonobo is the only bonobo sanctuary in the world. Located outside of Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo.Founded in 1994 by Claudine Andre and home to 52 bonobos. As well as caring for the bonobos Claudine also helps to educate the locals, the main consumers of bonobo bush meat to their endangerement and presents conferences worldwide, raising awareness for the bonobo.

penguin WWW has adopted 'Ping' a yellow-eyed penguin from New Zealand for one year through Care for the Wild. www.careforthewild.com. This is helping Care for the Wild protect and enhance the habitat that Ping and his friends need to survive and thrive.

His adoption will help Care for the Wild to continue the work they are doing with the Yellow-eyed Penguin Trust to make sure New Zealand's unique yellow-eyed penguins continue to recover.

tasdevil WWW has made a donation to Devil Ark at www.devilark.com.au for their ‘Fences for devils’ program. Thank you to everyone who has purchased Tasmanian Devil merchandise. For more information on orgs helping Tasmanian Devils go to Wildthings adoptions/donations page for details.

Aye-Aye WWW has made a donation on behalf of aye-aye merchandise sales to Bristol Zoo Gardens. www.bristolzoo.org.uk In recognising the zoos efforts in research, conservation, education and breeding programmes, Bristol Zoo Gardens was awarded at the BIAZA* Awards 2005, for Advances in Husbandry and Welfare Award for the hand rearing of a rare aye-aye from birth. Representing only the second time this has been achieved in the world. The aye-aye is listed in the Zoos top 10 endangered species in support of International Year of Diversity, 2012. There are 3 aye-ayes you can see at Bristol Zoo in the Twilight World Exhibit.

* British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums

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WWW has made a donation to Project Numbat at www.numbat.org.au. The endangered native Australian marsupial is only found in the south-west of the state of Western Australia. The donations go towards raising species awareness for the numbat and towards their on the ground programs.

possum WWW has made a donation the Leadbeater's possum org at www.leadbeaters.org.au.This small possum is only found in an extremely limited habitat range in the central highlands of Victoria, Australia. They nest in the hollows of the tall mountain ash trees. The donations goes towards the organizations conservation,education and research programs.
rhino WWW has made a donation to Saving the Survivors www.savingthesurvivors.co.za.This includes rhinos that have been wounded, rhinos where the horn has been hacked off, and victims of snaring and traumatic incidents. Rhino survivors are estimated at between 80 and 120 animals per year that will benefit from this project. This number will increase as the amount of poached rhinos increase. While a few of these animals are brought in to our hospital, most are being treated in the bush in their normal environment as transporting these injured animals are just not possible or feasible.

turtle WWW has made a donation to 'Get Up' to fight for the survival of Australia's Great Barrier Reef.
The Australian Environmental MinisterGreg Hunt, who moonlights as the Mining Minister has given approval for the disastrous Indian Adani Carmichael Mine to go ahead.
This coal mine will be the biggest in Australia. It will mean massive and continual dredging and dumping in the World heritage Area of the Great Barrier Reef with thousands of coal ships every year.
Adani has a shocking environmental record for cleaning up after itself. The donations go towards an online advertising camapign. Whenever a potential investor is researching Adani, the first thing they'll find is a Get Up video exposing the truth.
Go to: getup.org.au

elephant WWW has made a donation to The International Anti-Poaching Foundation. www.iapf.org. IAPF was founded in 2009 by Damien Mander, a former sniper in the Australian Special Forces. The IAPF is a direct action law enforcement org dedicated to decelerate the widespread poaching of elephants and rhinos until governments can intervene themselves with more resources, tougher regulations and penalties for poachers. IAPF offers African rangers training, eduaction and equipment to fight on the front line of poaching in South Africa and Zimbabwe.

gorilla.jpg WWW has made a donation to www.virunga.org. In recognition of the fantastic work the wildlife rangers do to protect the endangered mountain gorilla. Virunga National Park is the oldest park in Africa and home to almost half the worlds remaining gorillas.
140 rangers have been killed in the line of duty over the last 20 years; armed poachers and roving militia outnumber the rangers ten to one.