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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: Are These in Captivity? Great Argus, 10 Dec 2019 at 6:22 PM
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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: A zoo from scratch- The Game (Adsa), 10 Dec 2019 at 5:18 PM
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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 - rebooted HOMIN96, 10 Dec 2019 at 5:16 PM
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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: Hello! ThomasNotTom, 7 Dec 2019 at 9:44 AM
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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: Vogelcommandos anniversary vogelcommando, 10 Dec 2019 at 5:39 PM
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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: Japan in January FunkyGibbon, 3 Dec 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: America's Top 100 Zoos & Aquariums twilighter, 10 Dec 2019 at 1:19 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 Great Argus, 8 Dec 2019 at 9:59 PM
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    3. Zoo Games & Simulators

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon
      Latest: Planet Zoo! Loxodonta Cobra, 9 Dec 2019 at 10:24 PM
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: Map Captive Okapi tigris115, 27 Oct 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: YOUR 2019 vogelcommando, 10 Dec 2019 at 6:27 PM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: Newly discovered / described species 2019 vogelcommando, 10 Dec 2019 at 6:31 PM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: Photography help with Nikon D3000 Arizona Docent, 16 Nov 2019
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Otters as pets in Japan.... Ebirah766, 29 Nov 2019
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Chimpanzee Troop Zoofan15, 10 Dec 2019 at 5:01 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. 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: Orana Wildlife Park News 2019 Zoofan15, 7 Dec 2019 at 7:38 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
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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: Stephen's Zoo Visits - Europe Dylan, 10 Dec 2019 at 1:39 PM
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    2. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News vogelcommando, 28 May 2018
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    3. Latest: A visit in the 80's Andrew Swales, 7 Dec 2019 at 4:57 PM
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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 2019 KevinB, 10 Dec 2019 at 11:55 AM
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    7. Latest: Griffon vultures in Bulgaria vogelcommando, 19 Apr 2019
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    8. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    9. Latest: Prague Zoo News 2019 Kifaru Bwana, 10 Dec 2019 at 6:25 PM
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    10. Latest: The Blue Planet temp, 10 Dec 2019 at 1:20 AM
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    11. Latest: Tallinn zoo lintworm, 3 Jun 2019
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    12. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki Shirokuma, 4 Dec 2019 at 10:30 AM
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    13. Latest: Amneville zoo news vogelcommando, 8 Dec 2019 at 11:34 AM
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    14. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    15. Latest: Tierpark Berlin News 2019 markmeier, 10 Dec 2019 at 3:56 PM
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    16. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece Brum, 16 Dec 2018
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    17. Latest: Budapest Zoo twilighter, 4 Dec 2019 at 6:07 AM
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    18. Latest: Reykjavik Zoo News Gigit, 7 Aug 2019
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    19. Latest: Fota Wildlife Park News dublinlion, 7 Dec 2019 at 1:37 AM
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    20. Latest: Safari Park (Pombia) news Kifaru Bwana, 17 Nov 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 KevinB, 9 Dec 2019 at 1:13 PM
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    27. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 21 Aug 2019
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    28. Latest: Wrocław zoo news 2019 vogelcommando, 18 Nov 2019
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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: Belgrade Zoo, Serbia gorst, 1 Jun 2019
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    32. Latest: Bratislava Zoo vogelcommando, 29 Nov 2019
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    33. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo Jobovc, 5 Jul 2019
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    34. Latest: Terra Natura, Benidorm KEEPER, 30 Nov 2019
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    35. Latest: Nordens Ark vogelcommando, 29 Nov 2019
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    36. Latest: Tonis Zoo drill, 5 Dec 2019 at 4:29 AM
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    37. Latest: Aslan Park Jana, 12 Nov 2018
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    38. Latest: Taigan Safari Park vogelcommando, 8 Dec 2019 at 11:41 AM
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    39. Latest: Edward George Boulenger FRS (1888-1946) vogelcommando, 10 Dec 2019 at 4:50 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: North American Orangutan Population EsserWarrior, 7 Dec 2019 at 8:02 PM
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    2. Latest: Riverview Park and Zoo News TZFan, 6 Dec 2019 at 11:36 PM
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    3. Latest: Yucatan brocket deer in captivity vogelcommando, 4 Dec 2019 at 10:02 AM
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    4. Latest: Rio Grande Zoo (Albuquerque Zoo) Arizona Docent, 10 Dec 2019 at 6:00 PM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Recent Asian Zoo Visits FunkyGibbon, 9 Dec 2019 at 11:10 AM
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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: Commercial Croc-breeding vogelcommando, 4 Dec 2019 at 4:24 AM
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    5. Latest: Qinhuangdao Facts and News baboon, 8 Dec 2019 at 1:35 PM
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    6. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park aardvark250, 28 May 2018
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    7. Latest: Assam State Zoo news Zahir Khan, 5 Dec 2019 at 6:39 AM
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    8. Latest: Eco Green Park - Batu - news vogelcommando, 1 Dec 2019
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    9. Latest: FunkyGibbon is.....Big in Japan FunkyGibbon, 8 Dec 2019 at 6:14 PM
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    10. Latest: Lao Zoo species lists, October 2019 Chlidonias, 28 Oct 2019
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    11. Macau

      Discussion about zoos in Macau
    12. Mongolia

      Discussion about zoos in Mongolia
      Latest: a wild life trip to Monoglia carl the birder, 30 Nov 2019
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    13. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    14. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Dera Ghasi Khan Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 15 Oct 2019
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    15. Latest: Talarak Foundation vogelcommando, 25 Nov 2019
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    16. Latest: WRS Mandai expansion plans FunkyGibbon, 9 Dec 2019 at 6:46 AM
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    17. Latest: Seoul Zoo SharkFinatic, 19 Sep 2019
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    18. Latest: Sri Lankan National Zoo vogelcommando, 28 Oct 2019
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    19. Latest: Taipei Zoo New Rainforest Exhibit albertonykus, 4 Sep 2019
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    20. Latest: Royal Elephant Kraal Village - Ayutthaya vogelcommando, 6 Dec 2019 at 6:51 PM
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    21. Latest: Vision Visits Vietnam Chlidonias, 7 Dec 2019 at 3:55 AM
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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. Bermuda

      Discussion about zoos in Bermuda
      Latest: Dolphin Quest - Bermuda vogelcommando, 18 Nov 2019
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    4. Latest: Two year trip to Santiago Chile ChaffeeZooFan, 4 Dec 2019 at 6:56 PM
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    5. Latest: Cali Zoo News vogelcommando, 3 Nov 2019
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    6. Latest: Herpetofauna in Costa Rican Zoos AWP, 15 Jul 2019
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    7. Latest: Havana Zoo news vogelcommando, 5 Nov 2019
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    8. Dominican Republic

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

      Discussion about zoos in Panama
      Latest: Vision Visits Panama: The Quest for a Quetzal TeaLovingDave, 10 Dec 2019 at 1:00 AM
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    11. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    12. Latest: Zoos of Peru jwer, 18 Apr 2017
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    13. 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 vogelcommando, 18 Nov 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 Mehdi, 22 Jul 2017
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    12. Namibia

      Discussion about zoos in Namibia
    13. Latest: Attack on Ogba Zoo vogelcommando, 6 Oct 2019
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    14. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    15. Latest: Somalia? TeaLovingDave, 21 Apr 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: New zoos for Uganda vogelcommando, 21 Oct 2019
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    19. Zambia

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