The Wild Killer Whale Adoption Program is a program of the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre, a non-profit organization. All contributions go directly to research and conservation of killer whales in the wild. Contributions are tax-deductible both in Canada and the USA to the extent of the law.  

 

Shipping Information

All adoption packages require a few days for processing.  We strive to have all packages shipped within 3 business days of when the order is placed online; however, we are a small research group and apologize if it takes longer.

 

 

Shipping within British Columbia: ($9)

  • Packages are shipped via Canada Post Expedited Mail.
  • Estimated delivery service is 1-3 business days.

 

Shipping within Canada, but outside British Columbia: ($12)

  • Packages are shipped via Canada Post Expedited Mail.
  • Delivery service to Western Canada is 2-4 business days.
  • Estimated delivery service to Eastern Canada is 4-6 business days.

 

Shipping to the United States: ($18)

  • Packages are shippped via Canada Post Expedited Parcel USA.
  • Estimated delivery service is 4-6 business days, but may take longer due to clearing the country's customs process.

 

Shipping Internationally: ($18)

  • Packages are shipped via Canada Post Small Package International Air.
  • Estimated delivery service is 6-10 business days, but may take longer due to clearing the country's customs process.

 

 

Packages can also be picked up and/or purchased from the Vancouver Aquarium Gift Store. Please note, if you purchase an adoption package online and then decide to pick it up, we cannot refund the shipping cost.