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Wild About Dolphins

6000 Peninsula Ave., Key West, FL 33040
(305) 294-5026
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Ranked #9 of 304 activities in Key West
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Useful Information: Activities for older children
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW via mobile

We spent a very nice morning with Sheri and her dog Maya.Shery has 15 years experience with dolphins and she knows perfectly how and where to find them.The senary is beautifull.The price is a bit high but we were only the five of my family members and this was very good private trip.Shery prepered us a very good brunch.If you... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

My family is drawn to Key West {at least} once a year- we tend to think of ourselves as locals when we arrive. Recently- My mother and I discovered a hidden gem! We spent the day on The Amazing Grace with Captain Sherri and "dolphin dog" Maya on a dolphin adventure and snorkeling trip. Words can't express how magical and... More

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We had the perfect morning with Captain Sherri and Puppydog Maya. We knew we'd love seeing dolphins, but we had no idea how much we would learn about them, and what a joy it would be to be so close to them playing in the waves. Sherri was awesome, encouraging the kids (11, 10, 8, 8) to make dolphin noises... More

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Northport, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We (myself, my wife and my 15 and 13 year old kids) had a great week in Key West, but the highlight of the trip was the 4 hours we spent with Sherri and her dog Maya. Sherri's professionalism and comprehensive knowledge of marine wildlife is impressive, but it's her passion and commitment to protecting and preserving wild dolphins that... More

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wildfin, Owner at Wild About Dolphins, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from 'Captain Sheri's WILD about DOLPHIN's' in Key West, FL,, Paul, thank you so much for choosing out small owner-operated company 'Captain Sheri's WILD about DOLPHIN's' for your family excursion. It was our pleasure to share the magic of the dolphins and the wonders of the marine world with you and yur family. Dolphin dog "Maya" and Captain... More

Banbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We had a wonderful morning aboard the Amazing Grace with Captain Sheri and Maya, the dolphin dog. It was an experience we will never forget. Captain Sheri was knowledgeable and a great host during our 4 hour trip and we would recommend it to anyone who is visiting the keys. Well worth the money and great value!!

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wildfin, Owner at Wild About Dolphins, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from 'Captain Sheri's WILD about DOLPHIN's' in Key West, FL,, Thank you so much for choosing our small owner-operated tour company. Dolphin dog 'Maya' and Captain Sheri deeply appreciate your wonderful trip review. It was such a pleasure to share the 'WILD about DOLPHIN's' trip experience with your family. We hope to see you again!! Warm Regards, Captain... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Captain Sheri knows dolphins, their behavior, their habitat and the impact of her industry on the dolphin population. That's why she helped shape the behavior of her peers with a code of conduct and participates in cross talk between operators that reflects care for these beautiful animals. Sheri and Mya (the dolphin dog) gave us a fun, educational afternoon of... More

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wildfin, Owner at Wild About Dolphins, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from 'Captain Sheri's WILD about DOLPHIN's', Thank you for your patronage and sharing your trip experience. Dolphin dog 'Maya' and I had so much fun sharing the magic of the dolphins and the wonders of the marine world of Key West with your family. I deeply appreciate your comments regarding the 'Florida Keys Wild Dolphin Alliance' founded and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I booked a trip with Captain Sheri and her(now almost famous) dog: Maya. Sheri was really wonderful. Explained to us what we would see on the trip and showde us lots of animals in the water and sky. We saw tons of Dolphins and you could see that Sherry is so passionate about them and her work.... More

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wildfin, Owner at Wild About Dolphins, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from 'WILD about DOLPHIN's', Thank you for the opportunity to share our wild dolphin and snorkel experience with you & your boyfriend. Your trip review is deeply appreciated. Warm Regards, Captain Sheri & dolphin dog 'Maya' More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We had a great trip with Captain Sheri and tv-star Maya. The weather was perfect with a completely flat sea so we could see for miles around. We spotted a lot of dolphins accompagnied with some background music and got all the information we wanted about these beautiful sea creatures from our friendly Captain. After we had a light lunch... More

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wildfin, Owner at Wild About Dolphins, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from WILD about DOLPHIN's, We deeply appreciate your patronage and most wonderful trip review. We had such an incredible trip experience and most awesome weather/sea conditions. Thank you so much for your feedback. We look forward to your return visit....(we do extend a discount to past guest's). Warm Regards, Captain Sheri & dolphin dog 'Maya' More

Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The trip along with Captain Sherry was absolutely amazing! She knows the area extremely well and definitely caters to each individual trip. I would recommend this trip over any crowded boat tour. The experience is personal, intimate, and definitely worth remembering. Her dog Maya was just an added bonus to the experience. She guided us directly to the dolphin pods... More

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wildfin, Owner at Wild About Dolphins, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from 'Captain Sheri's WILD about DOLPHIN's', Your wonderful trip review is most deeply appreciated. I was delighted to have the opportunity to snorkel with you, explore and share the wonders of the reefs and marine life of Key West. Dolphin dog 'Maya' had so much fun with you. Warm Regards, Captain Sheri & dolphin dog 'Maya' More

Seminole, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Family of 4 (2 adults, 2 tween girls) enjoyed Captain Sheri and Maya during the Wild About Dolphins excursion over July 4. Sheri is an absolute gem. She has terrific customer service skills, very knowledgeable/educated, fun/light-hearted, easy to talk to, respectful of the environment and her fellow boaters. She gave other captains time to visit with dolphin pods before we... More

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wildfin, Owner at Wild About Dolphins, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from Captain Sheri & dolphin dog 'Maya', Thank you so much for the opportunity to share the 'WILD about DOLPHIN's' trip experience with your family. Your trip review was awesome and means the world to me. I love sharing the wonders of the wild dolphins and the magic of the marine world of the Key West Atlantic &... More

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