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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: Zoos in Europe vs USA Hvedekorn, 14 Oct 2019 at 8:37 AM
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    2. Fantasy Zoos

      Dream up your own zoo, exhibit or animal collection. Any discussion about "what if" imaginings or ideas belong here.
      Latest: Zoo Decisions 3: Phase 1 (1935-1959) Zoofan15, 14 Oct 2019 at 8:34 AM
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  2. Community

    Discussion for or about the ZooChat community
    1. Challenges, Quizzes & Competitions

      Challenges we set for our members, plus quizzes and competitions
      Latest: ZooChat Cup Group A: Vienna vs North Carolina NSU42, 14 Oct 2019 at 3:10 AM
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    2. New Member Introductions

      New to ZooChat? Come and say hello - introduce yourself - we'd love to get to know you.
      Latest: Oldie new boy Bisonblake, 13 Oct 2019 at 11:08 PM
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    3. 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: New Gallery Request Thread 2019 Giant Eland, 12 Oct 2019 at 2:23 AM
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    4. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
      Latest: Server outage Simon Hampel, 2 Jul 2019
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    5. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
      Latest: IZES Hamerton meetup 2019 zoogiraffe, 6 Aug 2019
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  3. 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: New Zoo Books snowleopard, 5 Oct 2019
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    2. Zoo Memorabilia

      Discussion about all the stuff you bring back from the zoo - guidebooks, maps, souvenirs, photos etc!
      Latest: Minature Animal Figure Collection Andrew Swales, 7 Oct 2019
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    3. Zoo Games & Simulators

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon
      Latest: Planet Zoo! Great Argus, 12 Oct 2019 at 12:18 AM
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: Online Zoo Animal Databases ThylacineAlive, 22 Sep 2019
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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: The Never Ending Story - part 2 Dassie rat, 14 Oct 2019 at 8:44 AM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: ZooChat Big Year 2019 Najade, 14 Oct 2019 at 7:49 AM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: I have a new favourite subject! gentle lemur, 13 Oct 2019 at 10:09 AM
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Visiting Australia and New Zealand CGSwans, 14 Oct 2019 at 1:11 AM
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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. Latest: Kula Eco-park, Fiji Terry Thomas, 20 Jul 2018
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    5. Guam

      Discussion about zoos in Guam
      Latest: Photos from Guam Zoo MonkeyBat, 21 Aug 2019
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    6. Latest: First Post ever ZooBinh, 17 Sep 2018
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    7. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Auckland Zoo 2019 Zoofan15, 13 Oct 2019 at 6:13 AM
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    8. Latest: Niue has a duck. But just one. Hix, 12 Dec 2018
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    9. Latest: Port Moresby Nature Park Goura, 13 Oct 2019 at 10:55 AM
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    10. Latest: Samoa’s first zoo? Chlidonias, 16 Jun 2019
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    11. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Ebirah766, 15 Nov 2018
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News vogelcommando, 28 May 2018
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    2. Latest: News from Schmiding Jola, 2 Oct 2019
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    3. Latest: Plans for Safaripark vogelcommando, 20 Dec 2016
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    4. Latest: Zoo Grodno vogelcommando, 11 Jul 2016
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    5. Latest: Antwerp zoo AWP, 9 Oct 2019 at 7:05 AM
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    6. Latest: Griffon vultures in Bulgaria vogelcommando, 19 Apr 2019
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    7. Latest: Aquatika vogelcommando, 5 Sep 2019
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    8. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    9. Latest: Prague Zoo News 2019 TeaLovingDave, 9 Oct 2019 at 10:59 PM
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    10. Latest: Munkholm Zoo for sale Hvedekorn, 7 Oct 2019
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    11. Latest: Tallinn zoo lintworm, 3 Jun 2019
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    12. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki JamesB, 20 Jul 2019
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    13. Latest: News from Zoo de Doue Clem, 9 Oct 2019 at 1:37 PM
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    14. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    15. Latest: Tierpark Cottbus news Kifaru Bwana, 13 Oct 2019 at 7:30 PM
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    16. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece Brum, 16 Dec 2018
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    17. Latest: Budapest Zoo lintworm, 12 Jun 2019
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    18. Latest: Reykjavik Zoo News Gigit, 7 Aug 2019
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    19. Latest: Fota Wildlife Park News Babyrousa, 11 Oct 2019 at 4:10 PM
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    20. Latest: Bioparco di Roma Marco Penello, 23 Sep 2019
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    21. Latest: Almaty Zoo drill, 6 May 2018
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    22. Latest: Riga Zoo vogelcommando, 25 Jan 2018
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    23. Latest: Lithuanian Sea Museum Giant Panda, 4 Dec 2017
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    24. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    25. Latest: Anyone been to Kishinev Zoo? drill, 22 Apr 2019
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    26. Latest: Blijdorp News 2019 Timmiegun, 12 Oct 2019 at 7:17 PM
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    27. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 21 Aug 2019
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    28. Latest: Krakow Zoo News Neva, 12 Oct 2019 at 9:15 PM
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    29. Latest: Zoo de Lagos news drill, 7 Oct 2019
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    30. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    31. Latest: Entry? pangolin12, 13 Oct 2019 at 12:01 AM
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    32. Latest: Belgrade Zoo, Serbia gorst, 1 Jun 2019
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    33. Latest: Malkia Park - Big Cat Rescue Arek, 8 Jul 2019
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    34. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo Jobovc, 5 Jul 2019
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    35. Latest: Terra Natura, Benidorm Elephantelephant, 25 Sep 2019
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    36. Latest: Skansen news Batto, 15 Sep 2019
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    37. Latest: Zoo Basel News Elephantelephant, 2 Oct 2019
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    38. Latest: Aslan Park Jana, 12 Nov 2018
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    39. Latest: Kyiv zoo taun, 15 May 2018
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    40. Latest: Twycross Zoo News 2019 hjkr, 13 Oct 2019 at 9:28 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Mustelids in North America Great Argus, 12 Oct 2019 at 12:38 AM
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    2. Latest: Toronto Zoo Developments 2019 TZDugong, 14 Oct 2019 at 3:19 AM
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    3. Latest: VallaZoo, Valladolid: Full Species List ralph, 10 Oct 2019 at 11:40 AM
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    4. Latest: Milwaukee County Zoo News 2019 NSU42, 14 Oct 2019 at 7:13 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Recent Asian Zoo Visits aardvark250, 1 Sep 2019
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    2. Bhutan

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

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Sultan of Brunei privat zoo FBBird, 28 May 2018
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    4. Latest: Jinan - some Remarks and News Bagger Jan, 6 Oct 2019
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    5. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park aardvark250, 28 May 2018
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    6. Latest: Atal Bihari Vajpayee Zoological Park vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2019 at 10:44 PM
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    7. Latest: Indonesia travelling advice MRJ, 26 Sep 2019
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    8. Latest: Toba Aquarium MJB, 11 Oct 2019 at 6:42 PM
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    9. Latest: Luang Prabang Wildlife Sanctuary vogelcommando, 25 Nov 2018
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    10. Macau

      Discussion about zoos in Macau
    11. Latest: Sibuti Wildlife Sanctuary vogelcommando, 11 Oct 2019 at 10:07 PM
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    12. Mongolia

      Discussion about zoos in Mongolia
    13. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    14. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Lahore Zoo - Pakistan J I N X, 1 Oct 2019
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    15. Latest: Manila Zoo vogelcommando, 11 Oct 2019 at 10:12 PM
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    16. Latest: My Singapore Zoo Adventure weekly update Singapore Zoo support, 13 Oct 2019 at 2:24 AM
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    17. Latest: Seoul Zoo NVP, 19 Sep 2019
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    18. Latest: Taipei Zoo New Rainforest Exhibit albertonykus, 4 Sep 2019
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    19. Latest: Chiang Mai Zoo, Thailand Crowthorne, 18 Sep 2019
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    20. Latest: Vision Visits Vietnam Vision, 23 Jun 2019
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  9. Central & South America

    Discussions about zoos in Central and South America
    1. Latest: Temaikèn - Has anyone visited here? leone, 15 Apr 2019
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    2. Latest: Review of Atlantis Bahamas Blackduiker, 26 Mar 2010
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    3. Latest: Hybrid crocodiles wally war eagle, 7 Oct 2015
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    4. Bermuda

      Discussion about zoos in Bermuda
    5. Latest: Pandas for Brazil!? zoomaniac, 5 Oct 2019
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    6. Latest: Santiago Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Oct 2019
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    7. Latest: National Aviary of Colombia DesertRhino150, 12 Oct 2018
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    8. Latest: Herpetofauna in Costa Rican Zoos AWP, 15 Jul 2019
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    9. Latest: National Zoo of Cuba Kifaru Bwana, 19 Jan 2019
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    10. Dominican Republic

      Discussion about zoos in Dominican Republic
      Latest: Dominican mystery toad vogelcommando, 8 Jan 2015
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    11. Latest: Zoos of Ecuador AWP, 25 Aug 2018
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    12. Panama

      Discussion about zoos in Panama
    13. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    14. Latest: Zoos of Peru jwer, 18 Apr 2017
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    15. Latest: Bararida Zoo vogelcommando, 17 Jan 2019
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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: CARACAL - Kinsane MRJ, 18 Mar 2018
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    2. Latest: Loro Parque Tenerife littleRedPanda, 9 Apr 2019
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    3. Latest: Giza Zoo News vogelcommando, 27 Mar 2019
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    4. Gabon

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

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
      Latest: Conservation in Ghana Simon Hampel, 20 Apr 2019
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    6. Latest: Tehran Zoo News Kifaru Bwana, 3 Jun 2019
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    7. Latest: Jerusalem Biblical Zoo News The_UltimateBea, 10 May 2019
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    8. Latest: Abidjan Zoo vogelcommando, 10 Feb 2017
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    9. Latest: Jordan jwer, 3 Apr 2014
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    10. Latest: TNT's Madagascar Experience ThomasNotTom, 12 Aug 2018
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    11. Latest: Rabat Zoo Zoo Tycooner FR, 22 Jul 2017
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    12. Latest: Attack on Ogba Zoo vogelcommando, 6 Oct 2019
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    13. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    14. Latest: Somalia? TeaLovingDave, 21 Apr 2019
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    15. Latest: Johannesburg zoo news vogelcommando, 14 Jun 2019
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    16. Latest: Photos from The Gambia? vogelcommando, 20 Apr 2019
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    17. Latest: Tunis Zoo vogelcommando, 2 Mar 2017
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    18. Latest: Ziwa Rhino Wildlife Ranch OrangePerson, 19 Feb 2018
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    19. Latest: Ski Dubai vogelcommando, 11 Apr 2019
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    20. Latest: Victoria Falls Snake Park MRJ, 18 Mar 2018
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