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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: Denmark & Sweden Road Trip July 2019 Smannsaker, 23 Apr 2018 at 3:39 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: The Overpriced Zoo grandelover1, 23 Apr 2018 at 2:39 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 from a Graphic Design Student ! Tunya Chinpilas, 23 Apr 2018 at 12:00 PM
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    2. ZooChat Website Help & Feedback

      Ask for help with using the forums and post suggestions for improvements.
      Latest: ZooChat v4 suggestions littleRedPanda, 22 Apr 2018 at 12:52 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
      Latest: Toronto Zoo meetup?? Lions, 10 Apr 2018
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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 Cup Match #50: Doue-la-Fontaine vs Vienna (8) SabineB, 23 Apr 2018 at 2:26 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: IZES - Zoo Grapevine Magazine pipaluk, 23 Apr 2018 at 3:23 PM
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: Sperm whales off Sri Lanka gentle lemur, 5 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: The Effect of Illusions and Perception on Zoo Design Tunya Chinpilas, 23 Apr 2018 at 12:12 PM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: 2018 Big Year birdsandbats, 23 Apr 2018 at 12:44 PM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: Trying to get a camera Dormitator, 20 Apr 2018 at 11:01 AM
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: What pets/animals do you currently have? ZooBinh, 17 Apr 2018 at 3:40 AM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: The traveling Najade is traveling - WA? Why Not? Najade, 23 Apr 2018 at 3:52 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 gerenuk, 23 Aug 2014
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    5. Guam

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

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Auckland Zoo - South American Section gerenuk, 23 Apr 2018 at 9:25 AM
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    8. Latest: Whales photographed mating in Niue Hix, 24 Aug 2012
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    9. Latest: Chlidonias also goes tropical.... Chlidonias, 31 May 2013
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    10. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Hix, 22 Nov 2016
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: ZooChat Cup beccasunbear, 21 Apr 2018 at 9:50 PM
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    2. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News Giant Panda, 4 Oct 2016
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    3. Latest: An American Impression of Schonbrunn Gomphothere, 22 Apr 2018 at 1:49 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: Sea Life Blankenberge vogelcommando, 22 Apr 2018 at 9:01 PM
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    7. Latest: Sofia Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Mar 2016
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    8. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    9. Latest: Prague Zoo news 2017-2018 DesertRhino150, 20 Apr 2018 at 7:27 AM
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    10. Latest: Copenhagen Zoo news 2018 Loxodonta Cobra, 24 Mar 2018
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    11. Latest: Tallinn zoo vogelcommando, 11 Oct 2017
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    12. Latest: Ahtari zoo Welsh Zootographer, 10 Feb 2018
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    13. Latest: New arrivals and other news Buldeo, 23 Apr 2018 at 1:52 AM
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    14. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    15. Latest: Possible trip to Duisburg and Koln Kakapo, 23 Apr 2018 at 2:18 PM
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    16. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece kiang, 5 Jul 2017
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    17. Latest: Szeged Zoo vogelcommando, 19 Apr 2018 at 6:21 PM
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    18. Latest: Reykjavik Zoo News Gigit, 9 Feb 2018
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    19. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread ArboLowe, 15 Apr 2018
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    20. Latest: Italian Zoos News Kifaru Bwana, 23 Apr 2018 at 2:57 PM
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    21. Latest: Almaty Zoo vogelcommando, 12 May 2016
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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: Ouwehands Dierenpark, Rhenen Kifaru Bwana, 23 Apr 2018 at 3:12 PM
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    26. Latest: News from Warsaw FunkyGibbon, 10 Apr 2018
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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 kiang, 9 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 Maguari, 23 Apr 2018 at 1:16 PM
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    33. Latest: Nordens Ark Kifaru Bwana, 18 Apr 2018 at 7:05 PM
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    34. Latest: Zurich Zoo 2018 antonmuster, 20 Apr 2018 at 7:26 PM
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    35. Latest: Bear Rescue Center - Karacabey vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2018
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    36. Latest: President Yanukovych's private zoo vogelcommando, 19 Apr 2018 at 6:06 PM
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    37. Latest: Twycross Zoo News 2018 Brum, 22 Apr 2018 at 11:30 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Toronto Zoo Births, Deaths and Transfers 2018 tjcf2014, 22 Apr 2018 at 11:12 PM
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    2. Latest: Leon Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 23 Apr 2018 at 3:06 PM
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    3. Latest: Zoo Essentials ZebraDude95, 23 Apr 2018 at 3:38 PM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Recent Asian Zoo Visits aardvark250, 2 Mar 2018
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    2. Latest: Dhaka Zoo Zooplantman, 8 Feb 2018
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    3. Bhutan

      Discussion about zoos in Bhutan
    4. Brunei

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Hix Does Brunei Hix, 31 Oct 2017
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    5. Latest: A new visit to Beijing Zoo aardvark250, 20 Apr 2018 at 3:21 PM
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    6. Latest: Species list Giant Panda, 23 Apr 2017
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    7. Latest: Fist zoo planned for Kashmir vogelcommando, 8 Feb 2018
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    8. Latest: Nasu animal kingdom FunkyGibbon, 22 Apr 2018 at 9:09 AM
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    9. Latest: Phasing out Tiger Farms vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2018
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    10. Latest: Giant panda born Chlidonias, 11 Mar 2018
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    11. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    12. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
    13. Latest: Talarak Foundation vogelcommando, 13 Mar 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: Saola Breeding Centre ZooBinh, 2 Apr 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: Brazilian zoos FelipeDBKO, 2 Feb 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, 25 Mar 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, 22 Feb 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 at 9:08 PM
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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 Kifaru Bwana, 23 Apr 2018 at 3:18 PM
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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: 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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