Top 5 Christmas Gifts for Wildlife Enthusiasts

For the ultra organised amongst us, you may have already started (if not finished!) your Christmas shopping. But for those of you who are yet to start buying, time is ticking away! But fear not, we are here to tell you how you can make a difference whilst spreading Christmas cheer!

Why not give the gift of nature this Christmas?

Here are our top picks for Christmas gifts with a difference:


Our Memberships offer the perfect gift, giving the lucky recipients access to free landing on Skomer Island, our quarterly membership magazine as well as lots of other Membership perks! Recipients will get that warm fuzzy feeling knowing that their gift makes a difference to the wellbeing of our precious British wildlife.

Read more about how to become a Member here.

Wildlife Adoptions

Plush Puffin soft toy







Visitors to Skomer Island will be well acquainted with the enigmatic Puffin’s who call the island home for part of the year. These adorable birds steal the hearts of all that meet them.

What if you could adopt a Puffin?

We are here to tell you that you can! For just £25 you can adopt an adorable Puffin to call your own! Our wildlife adoptions are the ideal gift – you will receive a welcome letter and adoption certificate, delightful Puffin pin badge, a Puffin fact sheet plus an adorable Puffin soft toy!
You will also receive an annual report about your adopted animal, so that you can feel safe in the knowledge that your adoption has made a difference to the protection of Puffins!

For the Mammal enthusiasts amongst you, we also have Red Squirrels, Seals, Badgers and Hedgehogs all looking for a dedicated adopter!

The Wildlife Trusts Calendar

Wildlife Trusts 2020 Calendar cover








Your family can look forward to a new striking image of an iconic British species every month with The Wildlife Trusts calendar! What better way to kick off the year than with the recognisable face of a Fox peering at you from the page?

This calendar is packed full of 12 magnificent images, bound to lift the spirits of anyone following the Christmas festivities!

For young adventurers – Bug Safari kit








Is your little one fascinated by bugs? Who isn’t!

Inspire future conservationists with a fantastic Bug Safari kit! Children (and adults!) will delight in the ability to study mini-beasts using their professional equipment. Peel their eyes from the television this Christmas, and let them explore what is right under their nose in the garden!


Oregon 4 PC 8x32 binoculars








Be the first to spot that rare bird with our selection of binoculars! A must for all wildlife enthusiasts, our shop sells a range of binoculars starting from just £39.99!

All binoculars are available to try in our gift shop at the Welsh Wildlife Centre, so don’t take our word for it go and try our brilliant binoculars for yourself!

Our online shop has something for the whole family, so take a peek this Christmas!

When purchasing souvenirs from our online shop and gift shop at the Welsh Wildlife Centre, you’ll be contributing to the vital conservation work that we carry out locally.

100% of profits from gifts in our shop goes towards:
• Funding nationally important conservation projects across South and West Wales
• Lobbying for better legislation to protect all wildlife in South and West Wales
• Preserving and improving wildlife habitats throughout South and West Wales.

Our supporters fund a large amount of the Trust’s work - every single thing you buy does make a difference!

Amazon Smile

If you're looking for gifts that we don't stock in our online shop, why not try Amazon Smile?

We've become part of the Amazon Smile initiative. Amazon Smile is an easy way to make charitable donations to us without costing you anything extra!

Simply shop at - the same amazon you know with the same products, prices and service but Amazon Smile will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile purchases to us.

Support us by shopping on our online shop, or through Amazon Smile and selecting The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales as your charity to support.

Thank you!