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Disallowed content

February 14, 2022


Endangered/ threatened species products or services

Advertising that promotes the trading or sale of products or services derived from endangered or threatened species is not allowed. Advertising for the sale and shipment of live animals is also prohibited. A few examples are included below. Additional information and examples can be found on the website for the Coalition to End Wildlife Trafficking Online.

  • Elephant ivory
  • Leopard, tiger, or lion hide/skin
  • Live animals such as tortoises or turtles
  • Rhino horns
  • Sale of tigers or other endangered/threatened animals
  • Shark fins
  • Whale or dolphin hunting trips