Become a key partner in the killer whale research effort!


Follow these steps to adopt a whale


1. Choose a WHALE


3. ADOPT NOW and Pay Online


Adoption Packages

Wild Killer Whale Adoption Program Packages
All prices are in Canadian Dollars


Killer Whale Aquadopt Kit: ($55 plus shipping)   (this package does not include the adoption of a specific individual killer whale)

  • Adoption certificate for B.C.'s killer whales
  • Plush killer whale
  • Killer whale fact booklet
  • Killer whale collector card

Click on the button above to adopt whale online.  To
purchase an Aquadopt Kit you will be redirected
to the Vancouver Aquarium website.


Individual Whale Adoption Package: ($79 plus shipping)

All the benefits of the Aquadopt Kit plus...

  • Adoption certificate for "your" whale
  • ID photo and biography of "your" whale
  • USB flash drive "Blackfish Sound" - featuring the sounds of B.C.'s killer whales narrated by Dr. John K.B. Ford, photos, past issues of the members' newsletter "Blackfish Sounder", and more
  • Annual membership and email updates for one year

 Click the button above to adopt a whale online or click here to download a form that can be printed and mailed to our office.     


Pod Adoption Package: ($250 plus shipping)

All the benefits of the Individual Adoption package for your chosen matriline. Choose up to five whales to adopt. Plus...

  • The bestselling book, "Marine Mammals of British Columbia" by Dr. John K.B. Ford 



Annual Adoption Contribution: ($45 per whale)

  • Renews adoption for another year
  • Collectors magnet 
  • Email updates for one year




Speciality adoption packages are available for:

  • School groups (classroom adoptions)
  • Birthdays
  • Events
  • Corporate sponsors

For more information please contact us by phone 604-659-3430 or email us at [email protected]




The Killer Whale Aquadopt Kit comes with the items above. 



The Individual Whale Adoption Package comes with all the items included in the Killer Whale Aquadopt Kit, plus the items above. 




Click here for more details on the shipping  

**Please note an adoption membership does not include a membership to the Vancouver Aquarium.