Veterinary Apprentice for a Day

Spend a full day at Dolphin Quest to discover how we check and ensure our dolphins’ health and wellness. If you love taking care of animals, this is the program for you!

  • 5 hours
  • $700
  • 60 mins
  • 10+
  • Swimming, Wet Platform & Dockside
  • 2 max
  • Spend the day side-by-side with marine mammal specialists, educators, and dolphins, participating in dolphin health exams, dolphin husbandry training sessions, and laboratory animal wellness sample analysis
  • Bring your swimsuit! You’ll be in the water with our dolphins and interacting with them from our docks
  • Help collect routine animal wellness samples from the dolphins and analyze them in the onsite laboratory
  • Learn about the health care Dolphin Quest participates in with their dolphins and multi-species animals
  • Learn about careers working with dolphins and marine mammals
  • You will receive a new Dolphin Quest rash guard from the Gift Shop that is yours to wear during your program and then keep as a souvenir
  • You will receive a 5×7 printed photo of you in action as a Veterinary Apprentice for a Day
  • We’ll also take tons on additional photos for you to look through, pick out the best and purchase
  • To discuss making dolphin encounter reservations for a guest with special needs, please contact us directly at Central Reservations at 800.248.3316 or fill out our Contact Us form.
  • Please review our Terms & Conditions prior to booking a dolphin encounter.

Also Included

  • Free Museum Admission – Includes free FULL DAY admission to the renowned National Museum of Bermuda where you can experience exciting exhibits including: Shipwreck Island, The Warwick Project, Bermuda’s Defense Heritage, Hall of History, The Playground and Playhouse for children.
  • Winter Wetsuit Special – Stay warm wearing our FREE wetsuits and booties available for all guests doing an in-water encounter from November 12, 2018 through April 14, 2019
  • Winter Hot Tub Special – Warm up in our FREE hot tub after your in-water encounter from December 15, 2018 through March 31, 2019!  Limited spaces available, ages 8+.

If you don’t find what you are looking for, please contact our reservations team at 1-800-248-3316.

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