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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: 2017 ZooChat Challenge! ThylacineAlive, 30 Apr 2017 at 12:59 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: Design a Zoo elefante, 29 Apr 2017 at 7:08 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: Welcome to the new ZooChat molinea, 12 Mar 2017
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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: A Finn says "Hi" Zoofan15, 26 Apr 2017 at 2:33 AM
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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: New Gallery Request Thread 2017 Giant Eland, 28 Apr 2017 at 9:10 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: Books That Influenced Me The Most Chlidonias, 27 Apr 2017 at 6:03 AM
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    2. Zoo & Wildlife Games, Simulators & Quizzes

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon and zoo quizes
      Latest: A better Zoo Tycoon - how would you improve it? TheMightyOrca, 29 Apr 2017 at 1:29 AM
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    3. Zoo Memorabilia

      Discussion about all the stuff you bring back from the zoo - guidebooks, maps, souvenirs, photos etc!
      Latest: signage from zoos Designaka, 1 Apr 2017
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: globalspecies.org Chlidonias, 17 Apr 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: 2017 Big Year LaughingDove, 29 Apr 2017 at 10:05 PM
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    2. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: Some of my Photography overread, 4 Apr 2017
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    3. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Beetles as pets Eublepharis, 12 Apr 2017
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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: Rarely seen events vogelcommando, 28 Apr 2017 at 8:52 PM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Taronga Zoo News 2017 boof, 28 Apr 2017 at 6:46 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
    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: Flamingo Chicks Hatch! Zoofan15, 27 Apr 2017 at 11:36 PM
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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: Orangutans in Europe MagpieGoose, 29 Apr 2017 at 8:27 PM
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    2. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News Giant Panda, 4 Oct 2016
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    3. Latest: News from Schonbrunn Bib Fortuna, 27 Apr 2017 at 9:04 AM
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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 migdog, 27 Apr 2017 at 4:02 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: Dvůr Králové vogelcommando, 27 Apr 2017 at 12:24 PM
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    11. Latest: Odense Zoo News Hvedekorn, 29 Apr 2017 at 8:06 PM
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    12. Latest: Tallinn zoo vogelcommando, 3 Jan 2017
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    13. Latest: Ahtari zoo Bib Fortuna, 10 Apr 2017
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    14. Latest: News from Zoo de Doue kiang, 26 Apr 2017 at 12:01 PM
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    15. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    16. Latest: Zoo Leipzig news 2017 leone, 29 Apr 2017 at 2:31 PM
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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: Fota Wildlife Park News 2014/2015 Nisha, 28 Apr 2017 at 5:57 PM
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    21. Latest: Italian Zoos News Piko, 20 Apr 2017
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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: Apklausa apie gyvunus tubvilius, 4 Jun 2015
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    25. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    26. Latest: Faunapark Flakkee vogelcommando, 28 Apr 2017 at 10:46 PM
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    27. Latest: Haugaland zoo vogelcommando, 22 Apr 2017
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    28. Latest: Wroclaw zoo news 2017 Arek, 30 Apr 2017 at 12:24 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: Khingansky Nature Reserve vogelcommando, 18 Apr 2017
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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: Sierra Nevada Wildlife Arizona Docent, 26 Apr 2017 at 4:29 AM
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    35. Latest: Nordens Ark Brum, 22 Apr 2017
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    36. Latest: Zoo Basel News vogelcommando, 27 Apr 2017 at 10:17 AM
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    37. Latest: Darica Faruk Yalcin Zoo Nisha, 9 Jan 2017
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    38. Latest: New private zoo near Kiev drill, 27 Feb 2017
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    39. Latest: New thread for Port Lympne pipaluk, 30 Apr 2017 at 12:30 AM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Toronto Zoo History TZFan, 29 Apr 2017 at 10:09 PM
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    2. Latest: Guadalajara Zoo Review carlos55, 2 Apr 2017
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    3. Latest: Bronx Zoo 2017 jayjds2, 30 Apr 2017 at 12:10 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Chlidonias Goes To Asia, part five: 2016-2017 FunkyGibbon, 28 Apr 2017 at 1:09 AM
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    2. Latest: Safari-zoo Haikou vogelcommando, 28 Apr 2017 at 11:05 PM
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    3. Latest: Species list Giant Panda, 23 Apr 2017
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    4. Latest: Mysuru Zoo vogelcommando, 27 Apr 2017 at 12:55 PM
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    5. Latest: Taman Safari, Bogor Kifaru Bwana, 14 Apr 2017
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    6. Latest: Nihondaira Zoo - Shizuoka kiang, 28 Apr 2017 at 1:55 PM
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    7. Latest: Laos Wildlife Rescue Center Kifaru Bwana, 17 Dec 2016
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    8. Latest: Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Kifaru Bwana, 21 Feb 2017
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    9. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    10. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Landhi - Korangi Zoo - Karachi vogelcommando, 24 Apr 2017 at 6:03 AM
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    11. Latest: Cebu Zoo vogelcommando, 20 Apr 2017
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    12. Latest: Singapore Zoo news 2017 Zooish, 29 Apr 2017 at 12:45 PM
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    13. Latest: question about Taipei Zoo Tycooner FR, 9 Apr 2017
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    14. Latest: Khao Kheow Open Zoo Species List, April 2017 LaughingDove, 29 Apr 2017 at 9:21 PM
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    15. Latest: Moon bear rescue vogelcommando, 19 Apr 2017
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  9. Central & South America

    Discussions about zoos in Central and South America
    1. Latest: Mendoza Zoo and aquarium Kifaru Bwana, 10 Nov 2016
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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: São Paulo Zoo news Kifaru Bwana, 2 Mar 2017
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    6. Latest: Buin Zoo carlos55, 29 Apr 2017 at 1:33 PM
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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 vogelcommando, 21 Apr 2017
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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: Ramat Gan Safari and Zoo AliceLoveTora, 17 Apr 2017
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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: Mauritius Bat Count vogelcommando, 28 Oct 2016
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    9. Latest: New conservation centre vogelcommando, 7 Oct 2016
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    10. Latest: CERCOPAN vogelcommando, 18 Feb 2017
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    11. Latest: Al Wabra wildlife center kiang, 26 Jul 2016
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    12. Latest: Lion re-introduction Pleistohorse, 30 Jun 2015
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    13. Latest: Saving Saudi's Vultures vogelcommando, 30 Dec 2016
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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: 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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