Adoptions orphan list

We advise you to select three specimens in order of preference in case your first choice is no longer available. To become a Friend and adopt a specimen, or make an adoption as a gift, please download, complete and return the adoption form (104kb pdf). Please note that we can only accept payment via cash, cheque or postal order. We advise you not to send cash in the post. Or, alternatively, please visit our shop page to buy membership online.

Christmas 2016 - Please note that we cannot guarantee any adoption forms received after the 5th December will be processed in time for Christmas.

Orphan list

Birds
  • Cassowary heart
  • Dodo foot cast
  • Duckling
  • Guineafowl skeleton
  • Ostrich egg
  • Ostrich skull
  • Pigeon
  • Rhea skull
  • Swan stomach
  • Toucan skull
Mammals
  • Baboon brain
  • Big cat skull
  • Common tenrec
  • Cat skeleton
  • Dog skull 
  • Dolphin skull 
  • Dugong heart model
  • Monkey brain
  • Pig skull 
  • Platypus hearts
  • Seal head
  • Sheep skull 
  • Striped hyena skull 
  • Tamandua hand
  • Tapir skull
  • Wombat model
Reptiles and Amphibians
  • Caecilian
  • Chameleon
  • False gharial skull
  • Gaboon terrapin skull
  • Gecko
  • Nile monitor heart
  • Olm 
  • Painted frog
  • Python head
  • Red eared slider turtle 
  • Skink
  • South American bullfrog
  • Sea turtle skull
  • Sea turtle shell
Fish
  • Angel shark
  • Common eel 
  • Freshwater butterflyfish
  • Garpike
  • Lamprey 
  • Lungfish 
  • Spiny dogfish skull
  • Triggerfish 
  • Two-banded seabream
  • Zebrafish
Invertebrates
  • Blaschka glass model of a sea cucumber
  • Blaschka glass model of a slug
  • Bobtail squid
  • Butterfly
  • Cockroach
  • Giant clam
  • Giant millipede
  • Hooded grasshopper
  • Leeches 
  • Nautilus shell 
  • Peppered moth
  • Scorpion 
  • Scorpion conch shell 
  • Starfish