About Us

Scottish Dolphin Centre

The Scottish Dolphin Centre is run by WDC, Whale and Dolphin Conservation. WDC is the leading charity (Scottish Charity No. SC040231) dedicated to the protection of whales and dolphins.

Our vision is a world where every whale and dolphin is safe and free.  Our mission is to amaze people with the wonder of whales and dolphins and inspire global action to protect them. You can find out more about the organization at uk.whales.org

WDC is working to ensure better protection for the whales and dolphins found around the coast of Scotland. We run a number campaigns and projects, you can find our more information about these on our main website:

If you would like to support our work you can Adopt a Dolphin or Make a Donation

What to do if you find a stranded whale or dolphin in Scotland?

The appropriate emergency numbers to call and which can be used 24 hours a day are:

1. 01825 765 546 (BDMLR – British Divers Marine Life Rescue)

OR

2. 08707 377 722 (SSPCA – Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Hotline)

If the animal is DEAD then contact the Scottish Strandings Co-ordinator at the Scottish Agricultural College on: 01463 243030 (or 01463 791915 outside of office hours).

Upcoming Events

Red Blues Music Night

Date: 29th June 2019

Time: 19:00-21:30

Location: Spey Bay

Once again we will be welcoming Red Blues to our cafe for an evening of musical mirth and merriment! Tickets cost £4 IN ADVANCE ONLY under 16s GO FREE (limited capacity). Just call the Centre on 01343 820339 to book or pop into the Centre shop to purchase.

Earth Guardians

Date: 30th June 2019

Time: 2pm - 4pm

Location: WDC's Scottish Dolphin Centre

Earth Guardians, our club for young people aged 9 -13 years, is back and better than ever! Partnering with Scottish Wildlife Trust (SWT), Earth Guardians is now a Wildlife Watch club and we have some fantastic sessions planned for this year. The club will be running on the last Sunday of every month, May to

Nature Champions

Date: 3rd July 2019

Time: 2pm - 4pm

Location: WDC's Scottish Dolphin Centre

Come and spend an afternoon at WDC’s Scottish Dolphin Centre’s kids’ club (aimed at 5-8yr olds) from 2-4pm each Wednesday, from July 3rd to August 14th, in the Scottish school Summer holidays. Take part in a range of games, activities & crafts. Capacity is limited on each session so booking in advance is ESSENTIAL –

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