Fox 13, our Fox affiliate here in Tampa Bay recently interviewed Winter’s trainer Abby Stone on what it took to become a dolphin trainer, and more importantly, the path that led her to become Winter’s trainer here at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

A chat with Winter’s trainer:

Do you want to become a dolphin trainer? If so, tell us why in the comments section below.

We’re always on the lookout for new volunteers, so if you’d like to be a part of the Clearwater Marine Aquarium team visit the Volunteer section of our website by clicking here.

Check out this Dolphin Tale Scholastic blog post!

Interview a Dolphin Trainer….

Leave all your questions for the dolphin trainers in the comments and come back on September 16 to see if your questions get answered.

Nathan feeding Winter by bottle while Harry Connick, Jr. holds Winter

Elaina saying goodbye to Hope the baby dolphin

CMA Dolphin Trainer, Elaina Franklin, saying her goodbyes to Hope the baby dolphin…

We will miss you Elaina, best of luck!