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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: Zoo restaurants with windows onto enclosures Pootle, 18 Jul 2019 at 12:59 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: Fantasy Zoo Challenge SivatheriumGuy, 18 Jul 2019 at 8:14 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 Challenge North America 2019 Echobeast, 17 Jul 2019 at 12:36 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: Hi, I'm Salamander2112 DavidBrown, 17 Jul 2019 at 12:04 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: New Gallery Request Thread 2019 jobalba, 18 Jul 2019 at 9:32 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 ThomasNotTom, 18 Jul 2019 at 12:17 PM
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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: BBC Serengeti taun, 13 Jul 2019 at 10:51 AM
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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 Daubentoniidae, 11 Jul 2019
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    3. Zoo Games & Simulators

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon
      Latest: Planet Zoo! DesertRhino150, 17 Jul 2019 at 12:55 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 Chlidonias, 13 Apr 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: Jokes Only a Zoochatter Would Understand SivatheriumGuy, 17 Jul 2019 at 8:41 PM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: ZooChat Big Year 2019 Pleistohorse, 18 Jul 2019 at 7:28 AM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: How To Turn Canon Camera Stabilizer Off? Sarus Crane, 7 Jul 2019
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Storks Or Spoonbills? drill, 16 Jul 2019 at 3:56 AM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Australia Zoo news Zoofan15, 18 Jul 2019 at 4:53 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 birdsandbats, 20 Apr 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 WhistlingKite24, 12 Jul 2019 at 5:09 AM
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    8. Latest: Niue has a duck. But just one. Hix, 12 Dec 2018
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    9. Latest: Samoa’s first zoo? Chlidonias, 16 Jun 2019
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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: Yerevan Zoo News vogelcommando, 28 May 2018
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    2. Latest: News from Schonbrunn Elephantelephant, 18 Jul 2019 at 1:07 PM
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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: Planckendael News thread KevinB, 18 Jul 2019 at 8:52 AM
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    6. Latest: Griffon vultures in Bulgaria vogelcommando, 19 Apr 2019
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    7. Latest: Why no new zoos and/or aquariums ? LegoOwl, 2 Jun 2019
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    8. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    9. Latest: Updates from Jihlava HOMIN96, 12 Jul 2019 at 12:36 PM
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    10. Latest: Krokodile zoo Hvedekorn, 6 Jul 2019
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    11. Latest: Tallinn zoo lintworm, 3 Jun 2019
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    12. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki lintworm, 4 Jun 2019
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    13. Latest: News from Zoo de Doue david37, 17 Jul 2019 at 9:29 AM
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    14. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    15. Latest: German zoo memberships Bib Fortuna, 18 Jul 2019 at 2:31 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: Beluga-release ? vogelcommando, 19 Jun 2019
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    19. Latest: Fota Wildlife Park News ArboLowe, 5 Jul 2019
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    20. Latest: Bioparco di Roma leone, 13 Jul 2019 at 8:45 PM
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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: Burgers' Zoo 2019 Pertinax, 18 Jul 2019 at 10:29 AM
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    27. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 18 May 2018
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    28. Latest: News from Warsaw Elephantelephant, 9 Jul 2019
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    29. Latest: Lisbon Zoo Elephantelephant, 27 Jun 2019
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    30. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    31. Latest: Moscow zoo Chlidonias, 17 Jun 2019
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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 zoomaniac, 17 Jul 2019 at 1:25 PM
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    36. Latest: Kolmården Zoo Elephantelephant, 10 Jul 2019
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    37. Latest: Zoo Basel News TeaLovingDave, 3 Jun 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: ZSL London Zoo News 2019 Crowthorne, 18 Jul 2019 at 1:28 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Riverview Park and Zoo News Yi Qi, 17 Jul 2019 at 1:19 PM
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    2. Latest: Leon Zoo carlos55, 6 Jul 2019
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    3. Latest: The trouble with tigers in America Andrew_NZP, 18 Jul 2019 at 9:12 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Recent Asian Zoo Visits aardvark250, 14 Jul 2019 at 6:03 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: Urumqi Tianshan Zoo - Visit July 2019 FunkyGibbon, 12 Jul 2019 at 3:00 PM
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    5. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park aardvark250, 28 May 2018
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    6. Latest: Naya Raipur - new Safari Park Bagger Jan, 8 Jul 2019
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    7. Latest: Tiger shark James w, 17 Jul 2019 at 4:27 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 Jurek7, 8 Jul 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: Lahore Zoo - Pakistan J I N X, 26 Apr 2019
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    13. Latest: Talarak Foundation FBBird, 9 May 2019
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    14. Latest: My Singapore Zoo Adventure weekly update amur leopard, 14 Jul 2019 at 4:46 PM
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    15. Latest: Seoul Zoo news vogelcommando, 1 Apr 2019
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    16. Latest: Taipei zoo news Kifaru Bwana, 17 Jul 2019 at 6:24 AM
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    17. Latest: Nakhon Si Thammarat Zoo vogelcommando, 12 Jun 2019
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    18. 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: Two year trip to Santiago Chile lintworm, 15 Apr 2019
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    6. Latest: National Aviary of Colombia DesertRhino150, 12 Oct 2018
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    7. Latest: Herpetofauna in Costa Rican Zoos AWP, 15 Jul 2019 at 7:02 AM
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    8. Latest: National Zoo of Cuba Kifaru Bwana, 19 Jan 2019
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    9. Dominican Republic

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

      Discussion about zoos in Panama
      Latest: AWP's Third Neotropical Expedition AWP, 7 Apr 2019
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    12. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    13. Latest: Zoos of Peru jwer, 18 Apr 2017
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    14. 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: Kano Zoo News birdsandbats, 1 Jul 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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