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 30 min
  • $725
  • 60 min
  • 10+
  • Swimming, Shallows, & 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
  • You’ll earn your ‘Veterinary Apprentice for a Day’ diploma and a great 5×7 photo of you in action
  • We’ll take tons of additional photos for you to look through, pick out the best, and purchase
  • You will interact with dolphins in a small, intimate group of no more than 2 people and your marine mammal specialist
  • 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.

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

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