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The Orangutan Appeal UK is a registered charity based in the south of England, dedicated to the rehabilitation and preservation of orangutans and the conservation of their habitat.

The Appeal strives to protect remaining wild populations of orangutans by providing support and funding for projects across Malaysian and Indonesian Borneo; and by raising awareness of the plight of this great ape across the globe. The Appeal is also authorised to work on behalf of the famous Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre!

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Protective X-ray aprons donated in memory of Stephen Matthews

X Ray Aprons

Orangutan Appeal UK has provided Sepilok's clinic with vital x-ray equipment. Now, with the help of a generous donation made in memory of Stephen Matthews we have been able to provide some more protective equipment for the veterinary team to ensure that they can use the x-ray equipment safely and efficiently.

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Charity E-Cards - Donate the cost of cards and stamps!

Bananas

Send charity e-cards and donate the equivalent cost of cards and stamps to Orangutan Appeal UK!

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2018 Appeal Calendar - 50% OFF!

2018 OAUK Calendar

Our 2018 Calendar, featuring many of your favourite faces from Sepilok. NOW WITH 50% OFF!

Limited stock available

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Centre for Orangutan Protection (COP) Update

Cop Photo

COP rescue and rehabilitate orangutans in Indonesia as well as campaigning against activities which threaten them and their habitat.

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Renewed Plea for funds to Feed Orphaned Elephants

Bornean Elephant Being Fed By Carer At Sepilok

Sabah Wildlife Department has been overwhelmed with young orphaned elephants needing their care and funds for their milk are sadly running low again.

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