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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.
    2. Fantasy Zoos

      Dream up your own zoo, exhibit or animal collection. Any discussion about "what if" imaginings or ideas belong here.
      Latest: Design a Zoo elefante, 29 May 2017 at 5:57 AM
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  2. Community

    Discussion for or about the ZooChat community
    1. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
      Latest: New moderators Tresio, 25 May 2017 at 1:20 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: The new Najade is new Najade, 29 May 2017 at 12:07 PM
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    3. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
      Latest: One ticket - Tour at NHM Tring devilfish, 9 Apr 2017
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    4. ZooChat Website Help & Feedback

      Ask for help with using the forums and post suggestions for improvements.
      Latest: "foo" country added Chlidonias, 28 May 2017 at 11:02 AM
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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: Good cetacean books/guides? Tim May, 26 May 2017 at 5:32 PM
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    2. Zoo & Wildlife Games, Simulators & Quizzes

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon and zoo quizes
      Latest: Zoo game in the works: Zoo Manager JVM, 9 May 2017
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    3. Zoo Memorabilia

      Discussion about all the stuff you bring back from the zoo - guidebooks, maps, souvenirs, photos etc!
      Latest: New Zooguidebooks Nisha, 24 May 2017 at 1:20 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 newsletter for small cats Jurek7, 14 May 2017
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    5. Zoo & Wildlife Webcams

      Discussion about webcams at zoos
      Latest: SeaWorld Shark Cam Chlidonias, 20 Jun 2016
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  4. Off Topic

    Discussion about things that are not zoo related
    1. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: The rediscovery thread Surroundx, 29 May 2017 at 10:51 AM
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    2. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: Kodak Photo Spots Arizona Docent, 16 May 2017
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    3. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Norway will legalize reptiles as pets dean, 27 May 2017 at 6:45 PM
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    4. 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: How do you think extinct animals would have done in zoos? Komodo99, 28 May 2017 at 7:22 PM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Exotic Birds in Australia MRJ, 29 May 2017 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
    4. Latest: Kula Eco-park, Fiji gerenuk, 23 Aug 2014
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    5. Latest: First Post ever Hix, 20 Mar 2010
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    6. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Auckland Zoo News 2017 Zoofan15, 25 May 2017 at 4:15 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: 2017 Europe Zoochat Challenge GerbenElzinga, 29 May 2017 at 11:06 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, 9 May 2017
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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 vogelcommando, 26 May 2017 at 8:03 PM
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    7. Latest: Sofia Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Mar 2016
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    8. Latest: News from Zagreb kiang, 14 Jan 2017
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    9. Latest: Illegal animal trade vogelcommando, 9 Jan 2017
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    10. Latest: ZOO Plzeň - Species list (02/2017) Vision, 27 May 2017 at 2:10 PM
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    11. Latest: Small news from Randers temp, 24 May 2017 at 5:15 PM
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    12. Latest: Polar bear enclosure zoo chp89, 4 May 2017
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    13. Latest: Ahtari zoo Bib Fortuna, 10 Apr 2017
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    14. Latest: News vogelcommando, 26 May 2017 at 7:54 PM
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    15. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    16. Latest: Tierpark Berlin News 2017 Joker1706, 26 May 2017 at 9:55 AM
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    17. Latest: Sea turtle tourism vogelcommando, 6 Feb 2017
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    18. Latest: Budapest Zoo kiang, 27 Mar 2017
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    19. Latest: Beluga-release ? BennettL, 27 Jan 2017
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    20. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread Nisha, 28 May 2017 at 2:25 PM
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    21. Latest: Italian Zoos News Piko, 25 May 2017 at 11:22 PM
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    22. Latest: Almaty Zoo vogelcommando, 12 May 2016
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    23. Latest: Riga Zoo MikeG, 23 Apr 2016
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    24. Latest: News of 2017 zoo chp89, 4 May 2017
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    25. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    26. Latest: Mondo Verde GerbenElzinga, 29 May 2017 at 10:27 AM
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    27. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 22 May 2017
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    28. Latest: Zoo Safari Zwierkocin Arek, 28 May 2017 at 10:51 AM
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    29. Latest: Lisbon Zoo CindelP, 26 Feb 2017
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    30. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    31. Latest: Moscow zoo kiang, 26 May 2017 at 8:37 AM
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    32. Latest: Bojnice Zoo Nisha, 24 Oct 2016
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    33. Latest: Olm-breeding vogelcommando, 6 Oct 2016
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    34. Latest: Barcelona Zoo and Valencia Bioparc Visit Short Review Coelacanth18, 29 May 2017 at 1:44 AM
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    35. Latest: Borås Djurpark Thesweham, 10 May 2017
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    36. Latest: Zoo Basel News vogelcommando, 17 May 2017
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    37. Latest: Saltwater crocodiles arrive kiang, 2 May 2017
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    38. Latest: New private zoo near Kiev drill, 27 Feb 2017
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    39. Latest: Realm of the Red Ape 10th Anniversary Game Charlie Simmomds, 29 May 2017 at 12:12 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Toronto Zoo Births, Deaths and Transfers 2017 TZFan, 29 May 2017 at 12:59 AM
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    2. Latest: California condor success carlos55, 21 May 2017
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    3. Latest: Indianapolis Zoo Visit Report: May 22, 2017 Coelacanth18, 29 May 2017 at 5:10 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Chlidonias Goes To Asia, part five: 2016-2017 Chlidonias, 28 May 2017 at 12:13 AM
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    2. Brunei

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Brunei in need for a zoo ?! animalszoos, 11 May 2017
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    3. Latest: Into The Wild From Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center kiang, 26 May 2017 at 3:40 PM
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    4. Latest: Shanghai Wild Animal Park Coelacanth18, 29 May 2017 at 1:34 AM
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    5. Latest: Species list Giant Panda, 23 Apr 2017
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    6. Latest: Byculla Zoo Chlidonias, 23 May 2017 at 1:05 PM
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    7. Latest: Bakas Levi Rafting - Bali vogelcommando, 1 May 2017
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    8. Latest: Nihondaira Zoo - Shizuoka kiang, 28 Apr 2017
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    9. Latest: Laos Wildlife Rescue Center Kifaru Bwana, 17 Dec 2016
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    10. Latest: Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Kifaru Bwana, 21 Feb 2017
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    11. Latest: Yangon Zoo News vogelcommando, 2 May 2017
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    12. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    13. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Lahore zoo, elephant dies J I N X, 14 May 2017
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    14. Latest: Captive breeding of Bohol Tarsier (in situ) FBBird, 28 May 2017 at 1:19 PM
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    15. Latest: Night Safari News zooboy28, 29 May 2017 at 4:14 AM
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    16. Latest: Seoul Zoo news Kifaru Bwana, 13 May 2017
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    17. Latest: question about Taipei Zoo Tycooner FR, 9 Apr 2017
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    18. Latest: Review of the Songkhla Zoo, 26 May 2017 Chlidonias, 27 May 2017 at 6:33 AM
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    19. Latest: Hanoi Zoo review, 14 May 2017 Chlidonias, 15 May 2017
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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 at 9:11 PM
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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: Zoo News devilfish, 28 Aug 2016
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    5. Latest: Itaipu Binacional vogelcommando, 10 May 2017
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    6. Latest: Buin Zoo carlos55, 8 May 2017
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    7. Latest: Bioparque Los Ocarros news Kifaru Bwana, 21 Jan 2017
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    8. Latest: Crocodile Farm - Zapata vogelcommando, 24 Feb 2017
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    9. Latest: Galapagos animalszoos, 19 Apr 2016
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    10. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
    11. Latest: Zoos of Peru jwer, 18 Apr 2017
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    12. Latest: M'Bogicua Breeding Sataion vogelcommando, 29 Mar 2015
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    13. 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
    2. Latest: Loro Parque Tenerife kiang, 26 May 2017 at 7:40 PM
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    3. Latest: Alexandria Zoo - August 2009 vogelcommando, 12 Feb 2017
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    4. Ghana

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
    5. Latest: A new aquarium Kifaru Bwana, 24 May 2017 at 8:38 AM
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    6. Latest: Abidjan Zoo vogelcommando, 10 Feb 2017
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    7. Latest: Smuggled orang-utan vogelcommando, 17 Apr 2017
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    8. Latest: New conservation centre vogelcommando, 7 Oct 2016
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    9. Latest: CERCOPAN vogelcommando, 18 Feb 2017
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    10. Latest: Al Wabra wildlife center kiang, 26 Jul 2016
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    11. Latest: Lion re-introduction Pleistohorse, 30 Jun 2015
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    12. Latest: Saving Saudi's Vultures vogelcommando, 30 Dec 2016
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    13. Latest: Kudu21 Does South Africa! Kudu21, 18 May 2017
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    14. Latest: Tunis Zoo vogelcommando, 2 Mar 2017
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    15. Latest: Ziwa Rhino Wildlife Ranch vogelcommando, 16 Feb 2017
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    16. Latest: A new zoo for Dubai Kifaru Bwana, 17 May 2017
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    17. Latest: Elephant export vogelcommando, 8 Nov 2016
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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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