Mission and Values

Mission Statement

Everything Dolphin Quest does supports our mission statement:

To touch hearts and minds through fun, innovative experiences, that create a connection to nature, and a passion to learn more.

We believe when people visit Dolphin Quest, their experience makes them feel connected to dolphins, other marine animals, and our oceans. This connection becomes a powerful force to help make a difference in the future of not just dolphins, but all lives, and the world around them.


Dolphin Quest is a very ‘COOL PLACE’ to visit and work, and we live our values every single day:

Below are examples of how we are living each of these values:

Dolphin Quest character and integrity

Character and integrity

  • We hire positive people that stick to a strong moral and ethical code
  • We empower our Crew Members to make sure all guests are satisfied with their experience


Dolphin Quest Open Communication

Open communication

  • We always engage in respectful and honest communication with each other
  • We love to talk with guests about our dolphins, our training practices, and our operations


Dolphin Quest Outside the Box Thinking & Creativity

Outside the box thinking and creativity

  • We create new and innovative encounters for guests and dolphins
  • We empower Crew Members to come up with creative ideas to improve operations


Dolphin Quest Loyalty and Dedication

Loyalty and dedication

  • We recognize and reward Crew Members who stay with the company
  • A number of our Crew Members have been with Dolphin Quest for over 10 years


Dolphin Quest Personal & Professional Growth

Personal and professional growth

  • We invest in our Crew Members through staff training and workshops
  • We send Crew Members to conferences to continuously develop their skills


Dolphin Quest Fun & Enjoyment

Lots of fun and enjoyment

  • We hire Crew Members that love people and dolphins
  • We find time to play and laugh every day


Dolphin Quest Animal Health & Well Being

Animal health and well-being

  • Our owners are veterinarians and top management includes experienced marine mammal specialists
  • We have trained our dolphins to take part in over 30 medical behaviors to ensure their health


Dolphin Quest Conservation & Global Stewardship

Conservation and global stewardship

  • We have donated over 4.6 million dollars to support conservation and scientific studies
  • We provide time for Crew Members to engage in global stewardship activities like beach clean-up


Dolphin Quest Excellence & Professionalism

Excellence and professionalism

  • We encourage Crew Members to be actively involved in our community
  • Our Crew Members take their jobs seriously and are always professional


Dolphin Quest Sensational Service

Sensational service

  • We make sure each guest is satisfied with our service
  • We update processes and equipment to ensure operations are intuitive and efficient