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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: The future of farming, conservation, and zoos PrimoCulture Farms, 23 May 2018 at 7:23 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: Anyone have any high concept exhibit ideas? Jurek7, 23 May 2018 at 12:52 AM
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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: Hi everyone! birdsandbats, 20 May 2018 at 7:02 PM
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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 2018 vogelcommando, 22 May 2018 at 9:47 PM
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    3. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
      Latest: New moderator birdsandbats, 16 Mar 2018
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    4. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
  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 Cup S2 Match #2: Oklahoma City vs Fort Worth Coelacanth18, 23 May 2018 at 3:34 AM
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    2. TV, Movies, Books about Zoos & Wildlife

      Television shows, movies, books about zoos or wildlife. Documentaries, reality shows, etc.
      Latest: Handbook of the Mammals of the World Kevin, 22 May 2018 at 10:22 PM
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    3. Zoo Memorabilia

      Discussion about all the stuff you bring back from the zoo - guidebooks, maps, souvenirs, photos etc!
      Latest: What does everyone collect Zoo related ? Canihelpyou?, 17 May 2018 at 4:09 PM
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: The eBird Thread birdsandbats, 27 Apr 2018
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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: Mowgli Kakapo, 23 May 2018 at 9:41 AM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: Florida gives up on eradicating pythons Arizona Docent, 23 May 2018 at 5:51 AM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: Trying to get a camera adrianmannn, 21 May 2018 at 11:55 AM
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Which Ungulates Are Rideable? tschandler71, 23 May 2018 at 1:05 AM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Christmas Island

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

      Discussion about zoos in Cocos (Keeling) Islands
      Latest: Saving Cocos Islands wildlife vogelcommando, 3 Jan 2018
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    3. Latest: Kula Eco-park, Fiji gerenuk, 23 Aug 2014
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    4. Guam

      Discussion about zoos in Guam
    5. Latest: First Post ever Hix, 20 Mar 2010
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    6. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Wellington Zoo News 2018 Chlidonias, 22 May 2018 at 10:39 AM
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    7. Latest: Whales photographed mating in Niue Hix, 24 Aug 2012
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    8. Latest: Chlidonias also goes tropical.... Chlidonias, 31 May 2013
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    9. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Hix, 22 Nov 2016
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: Europe's 50 must see zoos CGSwans, 23 May 2018 at 9:27 AM
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    2. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News Giant Panda, 4 Oct 2016
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    3. Latest: News from Schonbrunn vogelcommando, 2 May 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 Swedish Zoo Fan, 22 May 2018 at 8:28 AM
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    7. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    8. Latest: ZOO Plzeň - Species list (02/2017) Vision, 23 May 2018 at 12:08 AM
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    9. Latest: Aalborg zoo news Hvedekorn, 16 May 2018
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    10. Latest: Tallinn zoo vogelcommando, 11 Oct 2017
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    11. Latest: Ahtari zoo Welsh Zootographer, 12 May 2018
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    12. Latest: Zoo de Vincennes Paris Rayane, 20 May 2018 at 9:56 AM
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    13. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    14. Latest: Zoo Berlin 2017-2018 PossumRoach, 22 May 2018 at 2:04 PM
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    15. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece kiang, 5 Jul 2017
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    16. Latest: Boy, 12, sent death threats after killing Meercat at zoo Ashanti, 22 May 2018 at 11:40 PM
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    17. Latest: Reykjavik Zoo News Gigit, 9 Feb 2018
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    18. Latest: Tayto Park news MikeG, 20 May 2018 at 8:07 AM
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    19. Latest: Italian Zoos News vogelcommando, 5 May 2018
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    20. Latest: Almaty Zoo drill, 6 May 2018
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    21. Latest: Riga Zoo vogelcommando, 25 Jan 2018
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    22. Latest: Lithuanian Sea Museum Giant Panda, 4 Dec 2017
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    23. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    24. Latest: Family chased by cheetahs at safari park TinoPup, 23 May 2018 at 5:19 AM
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    25. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 18 May 2018 at 5:48 PM
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    26. Latest: Wroclaw zoo news 2018 Arek, 17 May 2018 at 8:12 PM
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    27. Latest: Lisbon Oceanarium ralph, 18 Jan 2018
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    28. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    29. Latest: Moscow zoo Tatsuslava, 27 Apr 2018
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    30. Latest: Košice Zoo News vogelcommando, 1 Feb 2018
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    31. Latest: Olm-breeding vogelcommando, 6 Oct 2016
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    32. Latest: First Zoo Visit In Europe agnmeln, 5 May 2018
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    33. Latest: Nordens Ark Kifaru Bwana, 18 Apr 2018
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    34. Latest: Zurich Zoo 2018 snowleopard, 7 May 2018
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    35. Latest: Kyiv zoo taun, 15 May 2018
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    36. Latest: Chester Zoo Discussion, Speculation & Questions taun, 23 May 2018 at 5:56 AM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Toronto Zoo Births, Deaths and Transfers 2018 animalman0341, 23 May 2018 at 2:17 AM
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    2. Latest: Chapultepec Zoo news carlos55, 16 May 2018
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    3. Latest: Marsupials in the United States TinoPup, 23 May 2018 at 7:12 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Dhaka Zoo Zooplantman, 8 Feb 2018
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    2. Bhutan

      Discussion about zoos in Bhutan
    3. Brunei

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Hix Does Brunei Hix, 31 Oct 2017
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    4. Latest: Chimelong park news Kifaru Bwana, 15 May 2018
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    5. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park Loxodonta Cobra, 14 May 2018
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    6. Latest: Fist zoo planned for Kashmir vogelcommando, 8 Feb 2018
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    7. Latest: IZoo news thread PossumRoach, 19 May 2018 at 9:42 PM
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    8. Latest: Phasing out Tiger Farms vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2018
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    9. Latest: Zooboy28 Goes to Borneo DavidBrown, 20 May 2018 at 3:37 PM
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    10. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    11. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Tiger cubs debut J I N X, 14 May 2018
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    12. Latest: Talarak Foundation vogelcommando, 13 Mar 2018
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    13. Latest: WRS Mandai expansion plans FunkyGibbon, 14 May 2018
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    14. Latest: Seoul Zoo news snowleopard, 6 Apr 2018
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    15. Latest: Taipei zoo news john, 18 Mar 2018
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    16. 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: Buenos Aires Zoo vogelcommando, 24 May 2017
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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. Latest: Sao Paulo Aquarium carlos55, 24 Apr 2018
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    5. Latest: Buin Zoo carlos55, 20 Mar 2018
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    6. Latest: Bioparque La Reserva News vogelcommando, 10 Jul 2017
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    7. Latest: Havana Zoo carlos55, 7 May 2018
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    8. Latest: Zoos of Ecuador AWP, 1 Sep 2017
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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: Durazno Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 24 Nov 2017
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    12. Latest: Caricuao Zoo vogelcommando, 28 Mar 2017
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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, 4 May 2018
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    3. Latest: New zoo at Cairo vogelcommando, 22 Feb 2018
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    4. Latest: Ethiopia's Lions Jurek7, 9 Jun 2017
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    5. Gabon

      Discussion about zoos in Gabon
    6. Ghana

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
    7. Latest: Protection The asiatic cheetah Kifaru Bwana, 17 Apr 2018
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    8. Latest: Ramat Gan Safari and Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Nov 2017
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    9. Latest: Abidjan Zoo vogelcommando, 10 Feb 2017
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    10. Latest: Jordan jwer, 3 Apr 2014
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    11. Latest: The Kuwait Zoo vogelcommando, 5 Apr 2018
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    12. Latest: Rabat Zoo Zoo Tycooner FR, 22 Jul 2017
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    13. Latest: Attack on Ogba Zoo sooty mangabey, 25 Sep 2017
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    14. Latest: Al Wabra wildlife center Kakapo, 24 Apr 2018
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    15. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    16. Latest: Rhino-export vogelcommando, 19 Mar 2018
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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: A new zoo for Dubai CGSwans, 15 May 2018
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    20. 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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