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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: ZooChat Challenge (Global) 2019 Goura, 20 Jan 2019 at 4:21 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: Randomized Zoo Black Footed Beast, 20 Jan 2019 at 1:44 PM
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  2. 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: Hello fellow animal enthusiasts! AmurLeopardLair24, 18 Jan 2019 at 12:13 AM
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    2. ZooChat Website Help & Feedback

      Ask for help with using the forums and post suggestions for improvements.
      Latest: New Gallery Request Thread 2019 Yi Qi, 18 Jan 2019 at 10:07 PM
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    3. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
      Latest: ZooChat 2018 stats Simon Hampel, 14 Jan 2019 at 10:03 PM
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    4. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
      Latest: San Diego Zoo Safari Park Bongo, 13 Jan 2019
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  3. Resources & Media

    Resources about zoos, wildlife and animal conservation
    1. Games, Simulators, Quizzes & Competitions

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon as well as quizzes and member competitions about zoos and wildlife
      Latest: ZooChat European Cup Round 2: London vs Amneville CGSwans, 20 Jan 2019 at 12:07 PM
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    2. TV, Movies, Books about Zoos & Wildlife

      Television shows, movies, books about zoos or wildlife. Documentaries, reality shows, etc.
    3. Zoo Memorabilia

      Discussion about all the stuff you bring back from the zoo - guidebooks, maps, souvenirs, photos etc!
      Latest: Zoohistorica 2019 sooty mangabey, 9 Jan 2019
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: My site alexkant, 13 Jan 2019
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    5. Zoo & Wildlife Webcams

      Discussion about webcams at zoos
      Latest: Snapshot Wisconsin birdsandbats, 15 Nov 2017
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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: Jokes Only a Zoochatter Would Understand Hipporex, 20 Jan 2019 at 9:03 AM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: ZooChat Big Year 2019 Dannelboyz, 20 Jan 2019 at 10:19 AM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: where do your Zoochat photos end up? ThylacineAlive, 20 Jan 2019 at 3:16 AM
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Toucan owners in the Netherlands Franziska Wild, 17 Jan 2019 at 11:00 AM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Adelaide Zoo News 2019 Zoofan15, 20 Jan 2019 at 6:00 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
    6. Latest: First Post ever ZooBinh, 17 Sep 2018
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    7. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Cook Strait Tuatara ThylacineAlive, 12 Jan 2019
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    8. Latest: Niue has a duck. But just one. Hix, 12 Dec 2018
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    9. Latest: Chlidonias also goes tropical.... Chlidonias, 31 May 2013
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    10. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Ebirah766, 15 Nov 2018
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: ZooChat Challenge Europe 2019 MagpieGoose, 19 Jan 2019 at 10:25 PM
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    2. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News vogelcommando, 28 May 2018
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    3. Latest: News from Schonbrunn Nisha, 3 Dec 2018
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    4. Latest: Plans for Safaripark vogelcommando, 20 Dec 2016
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    5. Latest: Zoo Grodno vogelcommando, 11 Jul 2016
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    6. Latest: Pairi Daiza News 2018 leone, 14 Jan 2019 at 2:52 PM
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    7. Latest: White - tailed Mongoose Batto, 1 Dec 2018
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    8. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    9. Latest: Plzen zoo news HOMIN96, 17 Jan 2019 at 5:22 PM
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    10. Latest: Copenhagen Zoo news 2018-19 vogelcommando, 19 Jan 2019 at 7:59 PM
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    11. Latest: Tallinn zoo Shirokuma, 9 Sep 2018
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    12. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki Shirokuma, 4 Jul 2018
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    13. Latest: Le Parc Animalier d'Auvergne vogelcommando, 17 Jan 2019 at 2:52 AM
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    14. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    15. Latest: Zoo Safaripark Stukenbrock vogelcommando, 15 Jan 2019 at 11:48 PM
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    16. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece Brum, 16 Dec 2018
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    17. Latest: Budapest Zoo vogelcommando, 27 Nov 2018
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    18. Latest: Beluga-release ? Coelacanth18, 11 Jan 2019
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    19. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread Gigit, 8 Jan 2019
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    20. Latest: Zoo di Pistoia News Marco Penello, 24 Dec 2018
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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: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 18 May 2018
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    26. Latest: Suggestions for Polish zoo trip Jurek7, 15 Jan 2019 at 11:36 PM
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    27. Latest: Dormitator visits Lisbon Dormitator, 29 Jul 2018
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    28. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    29. Latest: Moscow zoo Jambo, 22 Nov 2018
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    30. Latest: Belgrade Zoo, Serbia gorst, 9 Sep 2018
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    31. Latest: Bratislava Zoo Jana, 12 Aug 2018
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    32. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo Shirokuma, 29 Jun 2018
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    33. Latest: Puma del Mar Kakapo, 20 Jan 2019 at 10:15 AM
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    34. Latest: Nordens Ark carl the birder, 6 Dec 2018
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    35. Latest: Zoo Basel News Pertinax, 18 Jan 2019 at 1:25 PM
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    36. Latest: Aslan Park Jana, 12 Nov 2018
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    37. Latest: Kyiv zoo taun, 15 May 2018
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    38. Latest: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo 2019 Stuart Sadler, 20 Jan 2019 at 1:31 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Mustelids in North America JVM, 20 Jan 2019 at 5:02 AM
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    2. Latest: Greater Vancouver Zoo News TZFan, 19 Jan 2019 at 2:36 PM
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    3. Latest: Acuario Michin carlos55, 22 Dec 2018
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    4. Latest: Akron Zoo News 2019 TigerValley98, 20 Jan 2019 at 2:21 PM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Chittagong Zoo Kakapo, 23 Dec 2018
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    2. Bhutan

      Discussion about zoos in Bhutan
    3. Brunei

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Sultan of Brunei privat zoo FBBird, 28 May 2018
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    4. Latest: Gansu Endangered Animal Protection Centre baboon, 20 Dec 2018
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    5. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park aardvark250, 28 May 2018
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    6. Latest: Indian zoo news kiang, 21 Dec 2018
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    7. Latest: FunkyGibbon is.....Big in Japan devilfish, 19 Jan 2019 at 1:24 PM
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    8. Latest: Luang Prabang Wildlife Sanctuary vogelcommando, 25 Nov 2018
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    9. Latest: Zoos of Peninsula Malaysia Chlidonias, 3 Jan 2019
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    10. Mongolia

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

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Landhi - Korangi Zoo - Karachi J I N X, 10 Jan 2019
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    13. Latest: Tamaraw Conservation Prject Kifaru Bwana, 13 Nov 2018
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    14. Latest: WRS Mandai expansion plans Zooish, 10 Jan 2019
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    15. Latest: Seoul Zoo news snowleopard, 6 Apr 2018
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    16. Latest: Trip to Sri Lanka Terry Thomas, 8 Jan 2019
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    17. Latest: Taipei zoo news Loxodonta Cobra, 25 Dec 2018
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    18. Latest: Pata Zoo Zooplantman, 26 Oct 2018
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    19. Latest: Saigon Zoo News 2018 Kifaru Bwana, 2 May 2018
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  9. Central & South America

    Discussions about zoos in Central and South America
    1. Latest: Review of Atlantis Bahamas Blackduiker, 26 Mar 2010
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    2. Latest: Hybrid crocodiles wally war eagle, 7 Oct 2015
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    3. Latest: The last of the Seheuncas Water Frogs ThylacineAlive, 16 Jan 2019 at 2:37 PM
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    4. Latest: Santiago Zoo leone, 6 Oct 2018
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    5. Latest: National Aviary of Colombia DesertRhino150, 12 Oct 2018
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    6. Latest: National Zoo of Cuba Kifaru Bwana, 19 Jan 2019 at 6:40 PM
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    7. Latest: Zoos of Ecuador AWP, 25 Aug 2018
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    8. Panama

      Discussion about zoos in Panama
      Latest: Zoos of Panama AWP, 23 Oct 2018
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    9. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    10. Latest: Zoos of Peru jwer, 18 Apr 2017
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    11. Latest: Bararida Zoo vogelcommando, 17 Jan 2019 at 3:11 AM
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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 vogelcommando, 5 Jan 2019
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    3. Latest: Fake Zebras... Batto, 12 Aug 2018
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    4. Gabon

      Discussion about zoos in Gabon
    5. Ghana

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
    6. Latest: Protection The asiatic cheetah Kifaru Bwana, 17 Apr 2018
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    7. Latest: Jerusalem Biblical Zoo News The_UltimateBea, 4 Jan 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: Al Dosari Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 9 Jan 2019
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    13. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    14. Latest: uShaka Sea Wold devilfish, 12 Dec 2018
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    15. Latest: Tunis Zoo vogelcommando, 2 Mar 2017
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    16. Latest: Ziwa Rhino Wildlife Ranch OrangePerson, 19 Feb 2018
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    17. Latest: Al Ain Zoo vogelcommando, 17 Jan 2019 at 3:06 AM
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    18. Latest: Victoria Falls Snake Park MRJ, 18 Mar 2018
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  11. Opt-in News Feeds

    RSS Feeds of News
    1. Elephant News

      News from www.elephant-news.com
    2. ABC News (Australia) Topic: Zoos

      News items tagged "zoos" on abc.net.au
      Latest: Gorilla escapes London Zoo enclosure RSS, 14 Oct 2016
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    3. ABC News (Australia) Topic: Endangered and Protect

      News items tagged "Endangered and Protected Species" on abc.net.au
      Latest: World's oldest panda dies in captivity aged 38 RSS, 16 Oct 2016
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    4. Discovery News: Zoo Animals

      RSS Feed of news from Discovery Channel
      Latest: Baby Gorilla a Welcome Surprise at Prague Zoo RSS, 25 Apr 2016
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    5. Yahoo News: Zoos

      Zoo news from Yahoo
      Latest: Drink craft beer with elephants at the L.A. Zoo RSS, 14 Apr 2015
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