Cownose Ray

Lives at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

A Cownose Ray swims in the Aquarium

Did you know that the Cownose Ray is a smaller cousin of the Manta Ray? The Cownose Ray looks as if it flies through the water, flapping pectoral fins like wings.

Audubon Nature Institute Adopt an Animal Certificate. cownose ray plush toyAudubon Nature Institute cooler bag in green.
All items not included with every package. See details below.

Wild Child Package, +$25.00

All adoption benefits.

Wild Child Plush Package, +$50.00
All adoption benefits
Matching plush toy

Animal Advocate Package, +$75.00
All adoption benefits
Matching plush toy
Audubon cooler bag

Adopt Me! 

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Adopt an animal and support all the animals in Audubon's care.

Your symbolic animal adoption helps care for the more than 15,000 animals (including mammals, fish, birds, invertebrates, amphibians, reptiles, and insects) in Audubon's care. Because of your generosity, Audubon's animals enjoy the highest quality care, world-class exhibits and stimulating enrichment activities. Adoptions are symbolic. All adoptable animals may have many adoptive parents and all adopt animals must remain in their Audubon homes. Adopt an Animal packages include domestic shipping only. Please call for international shipping rates.

Adopt An Animal benefits include:

  • Personalized certificate of adoption
  • Color photo and fun facts about the adopted wild child
  • Thank you letter

Questions? Please call (504) 378-2723