Did you know...
...that high global demand for exotic pets fuels the illegal capture and trade of millions of animals, many of which suffer and die in the process??
Not only is the buying and selling of many exotic pets illegal, but the trade can lead to zoonotic diseases: diseases that can be transmitted to humans or other animals.
Wildlife trafficking and zoonotic diseases are complex, global problems and can feel overwhelming when you don’t know how to help or where to start.
The Not a Pet campaign addresses the illegal trade of live wildlife as pets and the risk of zoonotic diseases caused by the live pet trade (both legal and illegal). Luckily, there are actions you can take to help.
Scroll down to begin your journey.