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  1. General

    General discussions on Zoos, Aquariums and Wildlife Parks
    1. General Zoo Discussion

      General discussion about zoos, aquariums, wildlife parks, etc.
      Latest: Global Captive Orca Population Jambo, 23 Jun 2024 at 11:33 AM
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    2. Speculative Zoo Design and Planning

      hypothetical discussions about developments or exhibits; designing theoretical collections and fictional zoos
      Latest: Mixed species exhibit ideas: Mr Gharial, 23 Jun 2024 at 12:27 PM
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    3. Quizzes, Competitions & Games

      Quizzes, photo guessing games, and the yearly zoo-visiting challenges
      Latest: ZooChat Challenge Europe 2024 pipaluk, 22 Jun 2024 at 9:30 PM
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    4. Zoo History

      Historical information and discussions about zoos and important people in the zoo world
      Latest: London Zoo 1904 Tim May, 16 Jun 2024
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  2. Resources & Media

    Resources about zoos, wildlife and animal conservation
    1. TV, Movies, Books about Zoos & Wildlife

      Television shows, movies, books about zoos or wildlife. Documentaries, reality shows, etc.
      Latest: America's Top 100 Zoos & Aquariums book Ivan, 21 Jun 2024 at 11:46 PM
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    2. Zoo Memorabilia

      Discussion about all the stuff you bring back from the zoo - guidebooks, maps, souvenirs, photos etc!
      Latest: Miniature Animal Figure Collection Man_Down, 18 Jun 2024 at 6:41 PM
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    3. Zoo Games & Simulators

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon
      Latest: Planet Zoo! James Barber, 18 Jun 2024 at 4:56 PM
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: Zootierliste Goes Worldwide Smaggledagle, 22 Jun 2024 at 1:39 AM
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  3. Community

    Discussion for or about the ZooChat community
    1. New Member Introductions

      New to ZooChat? Come and say hello - introduce yourself - we'd love to get to know you.
      Latest: Long time lurker, first time posting. USZOOfan42, 22 Jun 2024 at 5:15 PM
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    2. ZooChat Community & Website

      About our community - who our members are, how things work around here, problems using the site and features you'd like to see!
      Latest: Those We Have Known.... birdsandbats, 20 Jun 2024 at 1:23 AM
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    3. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
    4. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
      Latest: 3 weeks to Singapore/Indonesia Sicarius, 11 May 2024
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  4. Off Topic

    Discussion about things that are not zoo related
    1. Zoo Cafe

      Here is where we sit down, relax, and get out of the hot sun. Talk about anything and everything - the weather - sports - your favourite TV show. Anything off topic, non-zoo or non-animal related should go here.
      Latest: What animals have you been “ attacked” by Breckenridge, 23 Jun 2024 at 2:13 PM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: Zoochat Big Year 2024 Prochilodus246, 23 Jun 2024 at 1:39 PM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: "Shooting" British Birds Lafone, 21 Jun 2024 at 8:26 PM
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Most exotic animals seen on the pet trade Wisp O' Mist, 16 Jun 2024
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Melbourne Zoo News 2024 Michael The Zoo Dude, 23 Jun 2024 at 12:25 PM
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    2. Christmas Island

      Discussion about zoos in Christmas Island
    3. Cocos (Keeling) Islands

      Discussion about zoos in Cocos (Keeling) Islands
      Latest: Saving Cocos Islands wildlife vogelcommando, 3 Jan 2018
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    4. Cook Islands

      Discussion about zoos in Cook Islands
    5. Latest: Kula Eco-park, Fiji Terry Thomas, 20 Jul 2018
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    6. Guam

      Discussion about zoos in Guam
      Latest: Photos from Guam Zoo MonkeyBat, 21 Aug 2019
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    7. Latest: First Post ever ZooBinh, 17 Sep 2018
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    8. Latest: Parc Zoologique et Forestier Matt_C, 18 Sep 2022
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    9. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Zoos and other animal collections of New Zealand Cassidy Casuar, 23 Jun 2024 at 5:55 AM
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    10. Latest: Niue has a duck. But just one. Hix, 8 Mar 2024
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    11. Latest: Samoa’s first zoo? Chlidonias, 15 Jun 2024
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    12. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Ebirah766, 15 Nov 2018
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: Zootrip report 2024; southern German and Austria PossumRoach, 23 Jun 2024 at 10:31 AM
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    2. Latest: Jambo Exotic Park, Tzoraghbyur zooatlas, 4 Oct 2022
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    3. Latest: Welt der Gifte Salzburg - News and Discussion Batto, 19 Jun 2024 at 8:27 AM
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    4. Latest: Baku Zoo reopens after renovations Cobi, 30 Dec 2023
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    5. Latest: Zoo Minsk JurassicMax, 9 Mar 2023
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    6. Latest: Pairi Daiza News 2024 KevinB, 21 Jun 2024 at 9:46 PM
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    7. Latest: Burgas zoo news twilighter, 3 Apr 2024
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    8. Latest: Zoo Osijek news Jana, 21 May 2024
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    9. Latest: Prague Zoo News 2024 lintworm, 20 Jun 2024 at 7:25 PM
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    10. Latest: Crocodile Zoo Perseus6, 21 Jun 2024 at 11:16 PM
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    11. Latest: Tallinn zoo Jana, 20 Jun 2024 at 8:51 AM
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    12. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki Platypusboy, 20 Jun 2024 at 12:38 PM
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    13. Latest: ECOZONIA - Terre de prédateurs Antoine, 22 Jun 2024 at 7:57 PM
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    14. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    15. Latest: Zoo Wuppertal News KevinB, 21 Jun 2024 at 9:50 PM
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    16. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece KEEPER, 23 Mar 2024
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    17. Latest: Gorilla father Vimoto, 16 Jun 2024
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    18. Latest: Beluga Sanctuary News ketoflukes, 28 Apr 2023
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    19. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread Cat-Man, 23 Jun 2024 at 12:48 PM
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    20. Latest: Parco Natura Viva news Mickey, 18 Jun 2024 at 10:46 AM
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    21. Latest: Almaty Zoo Haliaeetus, 18 Feb 2023
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    22. Latest: Lithuanian Zoo (Kaunas Zoo) News Cobi, 15 Nov 2023
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    23. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Kakapo, 21 Aug 2022
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    24. Latest: Skopje Zoo News JurassicMax, 5 May 2024
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    25. Latest: Anyone been to Kishinev Zoo? drill, 22 Apr 2019
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    26. Latest: Overloon zoo news KevinB, 21 Jun 2024 at 7:08 PM
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    27. Latest: Expansion for Polaria Ned, 26 Dec 2023
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    28. Latest: Zoo Zamosc Arek, 19 Jun 2024 at 11:55 PM
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    29. Latest: Lisbon Zoo Vasco Almeida, 12 Apr 2024
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    30. Latest: Overview of Romanian Zoos snowleopard, 12 Jun 2024
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    31. Latest: Sad news for Pygmy hippos Animallover23, 27 Jan 2024
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    32. Latest: Palic zoo news Jana, 12 Jun 2024
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    33. Latest: Bojnice Zoo Haliaeetus, 19 Jun 2024 at 4:30 PM
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    34. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo LegoOwl, 10 Jun 2024
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    35. Latest: Spain 2025 Trip Chlidonias, 21 Jun 2024 at 10:21 AM
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    36. Latest: Kolmården Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 17 Jun 2024 at 12:16 AM
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    37. Latest: Zurich Zoo news 2024 Haliaeetus, 19 Jun 2024 at 5:01 PM
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    38. Latest: Darica Faruk Yalcin Zoo conservationistdude, 30 May 2024
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    39. Latest: Kyiv zoo JurassicMax, 29 Dec 2023
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    40. Latest: Chester Zoo Discussion and Questions 2024 jde7582, 23 Jun 2024 at 1:50 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: North American Gray Seal Population domadordeolas, 23 Jun 2024 at 12:01 AM
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    2. Latest: Calgary Zoo News 2024 Smaggledagle, 20 Jun 2024 at 1:59 PM
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    3. Latest: Chapultepec Zoo news carlos55, 6 Jun 2024
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    4. Latest: San Francisco Zoo News 2024 JVM, 23 Jun 2024 at 7:30 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Bhutan

      Discussion about zoos in Bhutan
      Latest: Zoos in Bhutan? Chlidonias, 20 Apr 2019
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    2. Brunei

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Sultan of Brunei privat zoo FBBird, 28 May 2018
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    3. Latest: South China Tigers baboon, 20 Jun 2024 at 6:52 AM
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    4. Latest: Mysore Zoo news Rohin, 20 Jun 2024 at 8:34 PM
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    5. Latest: Jurug Zoo. Solo Mossman Joe, 23 Jun 2024 at 4:09 AM
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    6. Latest: Tokyo - Ueno Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 23 Jun 2024 at 6:17 AM
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    7. Latest: Lao Zoo species lists, October 2019 zooatlas, 4 Oct 2022
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    8. Macau

      Discussion about zoos in Macau
    9. Latest: Triang at Zoo Negara Kifaru Bwana, 1 Jun 2024
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    10. Maldives

      Discussion about zoos in Maldives
    11. Mongolia

      Discussion about zoos in Mongolia
      Latest: a wild life trip to Monoglia TinoPup, 26 Jun 2022
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    12. Latest: Yangon Zoo News vogelcommando, 25 Feb 2020
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    13. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Islamabad Zoo Batto, 6 Dec 2023
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    14. Latest: Manila Zoo snowleopard, 29 Nov 2023
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    15. Latest: Bird Paradise news 2024 Nadchew_, 23 Jun 2024 at 5:52 AM
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    16. Latest: Sri Lankan National Zoo Kestrel, 26 Aug 2023
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    17. Latest: Taipei zoo news ISAO, 21 Jun 2024 at 5:34 PM
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    18. Latest: Khao Kheow Open Zoo news Zz123, 5 Jun 2024
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    19. Latest: Saigon Zoo news TeaLovingDave, 29 Dec 2023
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  9. Central & South America

    Discussions about zoos in Central and South America
    1. Latest: Mundo Marino news thread Ferni, 26 Feb 2024
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    2. Latest: Review of Atlantis Bahamas Blackduiker, 26 Mar 2010
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    3. Barbados

      Discussion about zoos in Barbados
      Latest: RAMSAR Wetland Deliberately Destroyed S Byers, 7 Sep 2020
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    4. Bermuda

      Discussion about zoos in Bermuda
      Latest: Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo News Great Argus, 29 Jan 2024
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    5. Latest: Vesty Pakos Zoo News Jungle Man, 20 Jun 2020
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    6. Latest: Parque de Cotia (new zoo in São Paulo) BetoYoung, 22 Jun 2024 at 10:25 PM
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    7. Latest: Buin Zoo news WhistlingKite24, 15 Jul 2023
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    8. Latest: Zoos in Cuba DanKoehl, 22 Aug 2022
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    9. Dominican Republic

      Discussion about zoos in Dominican Republic
      Latest: Southern White Rhinos Animallover23, 13 Feb 2024
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    10. Latest: Ecuador 2024 aramacao, 17 Apr 2024
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    11. Guatemala

      Discussion about zoos in Guatemala
      Latest: Zoológico La Aurora News WhistlingKite24, 3 Jan 2024
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    12. Honduras

      Discussion about zoos in Honduras
    13. Panama

      Discussion about zoos in Panama
      Latest: MRJ discovers the Neotropics MRJ, 14 Apr 2024
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    14. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    15. Latest: Lima summer 2024 Pepe, 19 May 2024
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    16. Latest: Caricuao Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Jun 2022
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  10. Africa & Middle East

    Discussions about zoos in Africa and the Middle East
    1. Botswana

      Discussion about zoos in Botswana
      Latest: Chobe National Park visit MRJ, 5 May 2022
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    2. Gabon

      Discussion about zoos in Gabon
      Latest: Anyone been to Gabon? Chlidonias, 22 Apr 2019
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    3. Ghana

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
      Latest: Species Lists for Accra and Kumasi Fresco3, 1 Mar 2024
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    4. Latest: Abidjan Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 11 Sep 2020
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    5. Latest: Jordan jwer, 3 Apr 2014
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    6. Mauritius

      Discussion about zoos in Mauritius
      Latest: zoos in maritius ilovetimberdoodles, 8 Mar 2024
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    7. Latest: Rabat Zoo, Morocco Animallover23, 7 Feb 2024
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    8. Namibia

      Discussion about zoos in Namibia
    9. Latest: Pandas coming to Qatar! Skukuza, 20 Oct 2022
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    10. Latest: Ellen DeGeneres Campus Kifaru Bwana, 17 Jan 2021
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    11. Latest: Osaylan Wildlife Park vogelcommando, 17 Feb 2022
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    12. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    13. Seychelles

      Discussion about zoos in Seychelles
    14. Latest: Somalia? TeaLovingDave, 21 Apr 2019
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    15. Latest: Tunis Zoo Animallover23, 4 Mar 2024
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    16. Latest: MRJ Does Uganda - a travel blog MRJ, 24 Jun 2023
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    17. Zambia

      Discussion about zoos in Zambia
    18. Latest: Victoria Falls Snake Park MRJ, 18 Mar 2018
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