El Refugio De Potosí – A Center for Wildlife Conservation and Environmental Education

 
 

Conserving Biodiversity
Depends On People Like You

Adoption CertificateTurn your interest of wildlife into a compassionate act by sponsoring a wild animal with a symbolic adoption.

Each animal at El Refugio de Potosi is unique, requiring individual care and attention. Adoptions help to feed and maintain the animals in our care. Whichever animal you select, your contribution goes directly to support your animal and our programs.

With your adoption you will receive:

  1. A personalized e-certificate of adoption with a photo of the animal species.
  2. A species fact sheet.
  3. Satisfaction that you have personally made a difference in the life of a wild animal.
  4. For on site adoptions, you will additionally receive an embroidered El Refugio de Potosi wrist band (pulsera).
  5. On site adoptions of one year or more will receive an El Refugio tee shirt or baseball hat.

SEEKING ADOPTION
INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Please select a 1, 3, 6 or 12 month sponsorship plan for the animal you would like to sponsor.
  2. Please select personal sponsorship or gift sponsorship.
  3. Please provide the name for the adoption certificate.
  4. Please provide the email address to send the certificate and fact sheet to.
  5. Click the add to cart button and continue to “Check Out” or return to “Sponsor More Animals”.

PLEASE NOTE THAT AMOUNTS ARE IN MEXICAN PESOS
To approximate conversion to US Dollars divide by ten (10).

* Indicates animal listed on the NOM-059 2010
as under special protection, at risk, or endanger of extinction.

No ownership rights are transferred with this adoption.
Some animals may have multiple adoptive families.

Broad Winged Hawk
Broad Winged Hawk*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)




Crested Caracara
Crested Caracara
(Mexican Eagle)

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
Grey Hawk

Grey Hawk

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



Adult Iguana
Adult Iguana*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
Coatimundi
Coatimundi

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



Young Iguana
Young Iguana*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
Jaguarundi
Jaguarundi*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



Tree Porcupine
Tree Porcupine*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
Butterfly
Butterfly Species


Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



Heloderma
Heloderma*
|(Mexican Beaded Lizard)

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
Armadillo
Armadillo

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



Military Macaws
Military Macaw*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
red Headed Parrot
Red Headed Parrot*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



White Frtonted Parrot
White Fronted Parrot*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
Lilac Crowned Parrot*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



Orange Fronted Parakeet*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
Red Lored Parrot*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



Boa
Boa Constrictor*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
King Snake
Tropical King Snake*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
Snake
Mexican Burrowing Python (Boa)*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
Turtle
Mexican Painted Wood Turtle*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



Green Vinesnake
Green Parrot Snake
Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
Tarantula
Red Knee Tarantula*

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



a-whiptailscorpion
Tailless Whip Scorpion

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



Praying mantis
Praying Mantis

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)



Rhino-Beetle
Rhino Beetle

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
Hummingbird
Wild Hummingbird

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)




Pygmy Owl
Pygmy Owl

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
   
Wild Bird

Sponsorship Type
Name: (to put on certificate)
Email: (to send certificate)
       

Our Mission
Conservation of the flora and fauna of the coastal, tropical dry forest region near Zihuatanejo, Jose Azueta, Guerrero, Mexico.

Goals
Increase the awareness and appreciation of the life cycle of the tropical dry forest and of native species in the region of Barra de Potosí, Guerrero, Mexico, through preservation, exhibition, reproduction, education and research.

Boy and deer

Possom

Macaws

Halcon

Coatamundi

 

 

 

 

 

Jaguarundi

Girl and spider

Colors

 

 

 

 

Baby Boobie

Learning about snakes

 

 

 

Armadillo

Woodpecker

Iguana

 

 

 

 

 

 

Squirrel

Macaw

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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