Tia Mowry Meets a 21-Year-Old Dolphin

Cory Hardrict, Tia Mowry and their son Cree

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updated 10/25/2012 AT 4:00 PM ET

originally published 10/25/2012 AT 10:35 AM ET

Steimie, meet Cree!

Tia Mowry took her family to SeaWorld San Diego this week, touring the marine-life park with husband Cory Hardrict and their 15-month-old son, Cree, on Tuesday.

“Yay!!! So excited about our day today!!!” Mowry Tweeted.

The Mowry-Hardricts encountered bat rays, killer whales and sea lions, but got some extra time with Steimie, the park’s 21-year-old bottlenose dolphin.

Steimie wasn’t the only friend the family made during their day at the park. “Having a blast at Sea World!!!” Mowry later wrote. “We got to see Elmo!!!”

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