Adopt an Animal

Adopt an Animal

Stay Current by Adopting an Animal

While we are temporarily closed, you can still stay connected to your favorite animals who call The Florida Aquarium home. Your support will provide important dollars to support the love, care and compassion we have for our animals, while also having a bit of fun! 

By symbolically adopting an animal of your choice, you are helping to care for our 7,000+ animal residents, save imperiled and endangered species in the wild, and so much more. Adoption packages make great gifts for holidays, birthdays, or any special occasion!

 

Sea Star: $35 | Digital

Shine bright for our animal stars! As a virtual caregiver, you will adopt one of our special creatures and receive digital information on your new loved one.

Available Animals:

  • Green Sea Turtle
  • Goliath Grouper 
  • Spoonbill 
  • Coral Colony 

 

          

      

 

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Want to do a more? Consider becoming an Animal Hero, Protector or Sea Saver. Your virtual adoption package includes:

  • Certificate of adoption
  • Animal fact sheet
  • Animal plush
  • 8” x 10” photo of the type of animal you are supporting

 

Go find your favorite animal and virtually adopt them today!

 

Animal Hero ($75) 

Not all heroes wear capes! You’ll receive a symbolic adoption package, and provide vital funds that will benefit all of our thousands of animals housed at the aquarium and even assist with research that will help endangered species from around the globe. 

Available Animals:

  • Clownfish ($75)
  • Sea Stars ($75)
  • Seahorse ($75)
  • Southern Stingray ($75)

 

           

      

 

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Protector ($125)

Protecting our blue planet and all of the wild and wet animals that call it home is something everyone can do! Whether you are otterly in love with the playful River Otter, or have a soft spot for apex predators, the Protector adoption could be for you! 

Available Animals:

  • Sand Tiger Shark ($125)
  • North American River Otter ($125)
  • American Alligator ($125)

 

          

 

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Sea Saver ($175)

Turtles, Penguins and Lemurs, Oh My! These charismatic critters love to steal the spotlight here at The Florida Aquarium and when you adopt, they’ll steal your heart! By adopting one of these animals, you will be saving the seas, one adoption at a time!

Available Animals:

  • Green Sea Turtle ($175)
  • African Penguin ($175)
  • Ring Tailed Lemur ($175)

 

          

 

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  • Please note that all plush deliveries and adoption packages may be delayed due to the current situation we are all facing with Covid-19. Allow 4-6 weeks for delivery.