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A guide to animal sponsorship

Sponsoring or adopting an animal is quick and easy to do online. The main places to sponsor or adopt an animal are: Buyagift or WWF. In each place when you sponsor or adopt an animal you get a gift pack including details of the animal and lots of extras.

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No time to monkey around - adopt a monkey now

By staff writers
4 Feb 2009
Sponsor a monkey

The Javan Langur monkey, found mostly in the mangrove, beach and freshwater swamp forests of Indonesia, is in danger of extinction. The main threat to its existence comes, unsurprisingly, from human activity. Expanding towns and farmland have compromised its natural habitat. They are also illegally traded as pets.

The Javan Langur monkey is considered by the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species to be vulnerable to extinction, their numbers in the wild having decreased by a stagering 30% in the past 30 years.

It has never been more important to protect this striking animal. And you can do so today through the WWF - by adopting a monkey quickly and easily online.

The WWF is dedicated to nurturing and protecting endangered species of animals from all over the world. Their website offers you the opportunity to contribute to the welfare of many different species that desperately need protection. Through its animal adoption and sponsorship scheme it returns endangered animals, including many gorillas, to safe, natural habitats.

Adopt or sponsor an animal today, and help them do their vital work. Adopting an animal in this way is also a creative and worthwhile ethical gift for family or friends whether it be for Christmas, a birthday or even as a creative wedding gift.

Sponsor or adopt a monkey and help protect endangered animals for years to come.

To sponsor an animal through the WWF click here.

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