We’re making headlines here at Dolphins Plus! Dolphins Plus has been featured in various publications for the amazing work and rescue efforts of our staff, including with our Marine Mammal Responder Unit. We’re very proud of the work we do here, and it shows.
Posted on: May 25, 2018
So what's it like to actually swim with dolphins? Let's find out! Welcome to another episode of Ultimate Bucket List and I'm here at Dolphins Plus in Key Largo, Florida. I drove past this place on the way to Key West and I almost didn't come in, but boy am I glad I did! As part of your experience you get an educational talk whereby they teach you stuff about dolphins. Once the talk is over,…Find out more
Posted on: May 6, 2017
On Wednesday, May 10, 2017, Dolphins Plus will host a very unique networking/recruitment event for the Mariners Hospital Young Philanthropists of Baptist Health (MHYPBH). At this event, participants will have the opportunity to have an in-water experience with the dolphins. Guests will also meet and mingle with MHYPBH members, and learn more on how to join the organization.
Posted on: April 14, 2017
Dolphins Plus Third Annual Easter Egg Hunt on April 9, 2017 was a great success, due in no small part to the amazing kids who participated. We had nearly 500 registered kids and there were 6,500 eggs, some with special gifts and prizes for kids from newborn up to ten years old. Everyone who participated received an Easter basket filled with goodies and a scrumptious chocolate bunny. The kids…Find out more
Posted on: March 8, 2017
Dolphins Plus is proud to announce that the Keys’ own Pirates on the Water has chosen our Marine Mammal Responders as its charity of the year. To celebrate, Dolphins Plus will be hosting a Dolphin Hoedown as their annual fundraiser event on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 5:30 pm at Dolphins Plus Bayside. Dress in your best Western-themed attire and enjoy delicacies such as BBQ from Shorty’s and …Find out more
Posted on: February 8, 2017
The Alliance of Marina Mammal Parks & Aquariums' most recent newsletter highlighted the latest success of our Marine Mammal Responder unit. On January 27, the Dolphins Plus MMR was alerted to an entangled Atlantic bottlenose dolphin off Lignumvitae Key. Fortunately, thanks to the quick actions of Art Cooper, Jason Shoemaker, Michael Borguss, and Captains Matt and Ana Bellinger of Bamboo…Find out more