Look Out Online

Always be on the look-out for illegal wildlife products online. Whether it’s an ad on an e-commerce site or a post on social media, sellers are inadvertently contributing to the extinction of endangered species by promoting the sale of their products. Here are some common species and items to look for.

 
 
 

Elephant ivory products

Bangles, carved figurines, antique netsuke figurines, beaded jewelry, carved and whole tusks

 
 
 

Rhino horn Products

Pills, powders (dry), raw horn, libation cups, beaded bracelets, and other carvings

 

Tiger Products

Bone wine, teeth and claws (fashioned into amulets and pendants), bone pills, furs and taxidermy, penis and other body parts

 

Marine Turtle Products

Sea turtle shell, tortoiseshell tea caddies, meat and eggs, sea turtle skin leather

 

Pangolin Products

Pangolin leather products, raw or dried scales, tonics and pills, taxidermy

 

Live Animals

Endangered species of live animals that are listed on CITES Appendix I including some parrots (e.g., African Grey), reptiles (e.g., radiated tortoise), primates (e.g., slow loris), and big cats (e.g., tiger).

 

Find out how you can get more involved!

 
Member Login
Welcome, (First Name)!

Forgot? Show
Log In
Enter Member Area
Not a member? Sign up. Log Out