Adopt An Elephant


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Adopt an African elephant for 12 months. By adopting an elephant, you will support Colchester Zoo’s charity, Action for the Wild. Includes easy-to-follow instructions – register online or by post to adopt an elephant. Upon registration you will receive a personalised supporter certificate, an elephant photograph, one free ticket to Colchester Zoo, a Behind the Scenes Experience discount voucher, and conservation updates.

Product Information


Welcome Letter

Your Gift Explained

Gift registration formElephant booklet

Action for the Wild leaflet

Elephant souvenir poster

After Registration:

Supporter certificate

Elephant photograph

Free ticket to Colchester Zoo

Experience discount voucher


How long do I have to register my gift?

You need to register your gift before the ‘register by’ date on your gift registration booklet. We recommend that you register your gift as soon as possible.

How long does my adoption last?

Your adoption lasts for 12 months from the date of registration.

Can I visit the elephants?

This gift enables you to adopt an elephant in association with Action for the Wild, Colchester Zoo’s animal conservation charity. The elephant conservation work is carried out in Africa and visiting is not possible. However the elephants at Colchester Zoo are treated as ambassadors – to inform visitors about the charity and to help their wild African cousins. By registering this gift you will receive one free ticket to Colchester Zoo. So register now, wait for your free ticket and then visit the elephants at Colchester Zoo.

How long does it take for me to receive my certificate, photograph, free ticket and discount voucher?

These will be dispatched within 28 days from the date of registration. Occasionally, factors outside of Gift Republic’s control may affect delivery times.

How do I use my discount voucher?

Once you have registered your gift, you will also receive a discount voucher entitling you to 5% off the cost of a Behind the Scenes Experience at Colchester Zoo. The discount applies to Experiences costing £95 or more. The voucher is valid for 12 months from the date of registration. Further details will be sent to you once you have registered this gift.

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