Adopt a brown bear and receive
- Your own cuddly toy bear to keep at home
- An adoption pack, including a personalised certificate, animal story, fact sheet and glossy photo to display.
- A copy of Born Free’s bi-annual Adopt magazine with exclusive updates
Brown bears can be found in 45 countries across Eurasia and North America. Adult brown bears can weigh up to 600kg and can stand up to 1.5m tall. There are several sub-species of brown bear such as the Kodiak bear, Eurasian brown bear and grizzly bear.
udopt it because
- Some of the sub-species of brown bear are critically endangered from issues such as habitat loss and hunting.
- Brown bears have for many years suffered at the hands of humans putting them in zoos and circuses. Born Free is passionately against such practices and works tirelessly to educate against it.
- Adopting a brown bear with Born Free will support their work caring for rescued orphaned bears at sanctuaries in Russia and Greece.
- Adopting a brown bear makes for a fantastic gift. Not only will it delight and educate the recipient but funds will go towards Born Free’s critical work.
- Adoption programmes start from as little as £3.00 a month.
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Did you know?
- Adult brown bears can grow to be 6 – 9.5 feet long, and can measure 3 – 4 feet tall at the shoulder.
- Brown bears are omnivores and predominantly eat fish, berries, roots, mammals, and insects.
- Their habitat varies depending on each subspecies. They can be found dwelling in forests, semi-desert, open fields, mountain highlands, and tundra.