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Adopt an Animal

Adopt an animal today to receive special benefits including an adoption certificate, event invitations, and animal updates.

Adoptions at higher levels include an adorable plush, exclusive Aquarium tote bag, admission tickets, behind-the-scenes tours, and animal encounters.

Adopt an Animal

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Adopt a Sea Otter

Did you know it costs over $2,000 to feed one of our otters for a month? Keep these fuzzy otters happy and healthy by adopting today.

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Adopt a Penguin

Our penguins need annual exams to make sure they’re in prime waddling shape. Support a penguin today to help provide them with the best medical care available.

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Adopt a Seadragon

Seadragons are listed as near threatened in the wild. Support these animals today and we can continue advancing our breeding efforts for this species.

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Adopt a Shark

With your help the Aquarium is able to participate in important shark breeding efforts to help dwindling shark populations in the wild.

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Adopt a Sea Turtle

Did you know the Aquarium provides veterinary care for injured wild sea turtles? Help us continue our animal rehabilitation work.

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Adopt a Sea Lion

It costs over $1,500 a month to feed our sea lions. Their favorite fish treats are capelin, herring, and squid. Treat your favorite sea lion to lunch today!

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Adoption Levels and Benefits

View the adoption level that is best for you. Adoptions at the $50 level or above receive an adorable plush animal!

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Adoption FAQs

View these frequently asked questions to find the answer you’re looking for.