Adopt a Whale Shark

The whale shark is the largest fish in the world and the largest fish known to have lived on this planet. Adopt a whale shark today!

Your adoption supports Georgia Aquarium’s vital education programs including STEM camps, robotics workshops, teacher professional development and community outreach. This support is invaluable to Georgia Aquarium’s commitment to helping present and future generations gain a greater understanding of our oceans and the connection between humans and aquatic life.

We do not ship outside the US at this time.

The Adoption Kit

Feel best equipped to take your new furry friend home with you with our adoption kit!

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What's Included

  • An Animal Plush

    Your very own animal plush toy to bring with you where ever you go.

  • An Adoption certificate

    A 5x7 adoption certificate that includes an area to write in the adopter’s name

  • A drawstring backpack

    A drawstring backpack to carry your belongings and new best friend

  • A Fact Card

    A 4x6 fact card that displays unique characteristics about your adopted animal

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