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Adopt a Species

Show the animal lover in your life how big your heart is with the gift that supports animal care and conservation. With several gift adopt options—even one that includes a private exhibit tour—we have the perfect present for everyone on your list.

Perfect for conservationists of any age, symbolically adopting a species is a great way to show your support for Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute.

Valentine's Day Adopt a Species Special:

Looking to Adopt a Species for Valentine's Day? This year's special adoption is the Red Panda.

The deadline to order for delivery by Valentine's Day is February 5.