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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: Mixed species exhibit with Chimpanzees? Onychorhynchus coronatus, 14 Apr 2021 at 7:37 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: Zoo Decisions 5 - Phase 1 (1921-1945) Zoofan15, 14 Apr 2021 at 6:32 AM
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    3. Zoo History

      Historical information and discussions about zoos and important people in the zoo world
      Latest: Best and Worst Closed Zoos/Bird Gardens Slynch, 13 Apr 2021 at 11:55 PM
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  2. Community

    Discussion for or about the ZooChat community
    1. Challenges, Quizzes, Competitions & Games

      Challenges we set for our members, plus quizzes, competitions, games and so on
      Latest: Guess the zoo: January calendar edition Strix, 14 Apr 2021 at 7:53 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: Hello! JurassicMax, 12 Apr 2021 at 8:58 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: Would it be possible to edit old posts ? Simon Hampel, 9 Apr 2021 at 5:29 AM
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    4. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
      Latest: Discord Chatroom for ZooChat Simon Hampel, 18 Feb 2021
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    5. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
  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: New Zoo Books TinoPup, 14 Apr 2021 at 3:53 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: Miniature Animal Figure Collection Austin the Sengi, 11 Apr 2021 at 7:15 PM
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    3. Zoo Games & Simulators

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon
      Latest: Animals That Planet Zoo Needs! evilmonkey239, 13 Apr 2021 at 2:15 PM
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
  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: Old/Obscure Taxonomically Incorrect names for Animals Cassidy Casuar, 14 Apr 2021 at 3:21 AM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: Interesting/Little Known introduced populations Onychorhynchus coronatus, 14 Apr 2021 at 7:57 AM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: April Photo Showcasing(2021) Julio C Castro, 5 Apr 2021
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Rare Fish ChunkyMunky pengopus, 11 Apr 2021 at 5:23 PM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Exotic Mammals in Australian Zoos MRJ, 14 Apr 2021 at 6:51 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. Cook Islands

      Discussion about zoos in Cook Islands
    5. Latest: Kula Eco-park, Fiji Terry Thomas, 20 Jul 2018
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    6. Guam

      Discussion about zoos in Guam
      Latest: Photos from Guam Zoo MonkeyBat, 21 Aug 2019
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    7. Latest: First Post ever ZooBinh, 17 Sep 2018
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    8. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: New zoo IRAs (crustacea and bovids) Chlidonias, 13 Apr 2021 at 12:29 PM
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    9. Latest: Niue has a duck. But just one. Hix, 12 Dec 2018
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    10. Latest: Port Moresby Nature Park WhistlingKite24, 11 Apr 2021 at 12:05 AM
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    11. Latest: Samoa’s first zoo? Smaggledagle, 17 Jul 2020
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    12. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Ebirah766, 15 Nov 2018
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: Europe's Top 100 Zoos and Aquariums? gulogulogulo, 12 Apr 2021 at 11:38 PM
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    2. Latest: Jambo Exotic Park, Tzoraghbyur DDcorvus, 7 Oct 2020
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    3. Latest: News from Schonbrunn vogelcommando, 4 Apr 2021
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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: Planckendael News thread Zoofan15, 9 Apr 2021 at 10:15 PM
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    7. Latest: Sofia Zoo twilighter, 21 Oct 2020
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    8. Latest: News from Zagreb LegoOwl, 20 Apr 2020
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    9. Latest: Zoo Ostrava news Marco Penello, 12 Apr 2021 at 2:02 PM
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    10. Latest: Copenhagen Zoo news 2020 JurassicMax, 9 Mar 2021
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    11. Latest: Tallinn zoo Shirokuma, 21 Nov 2020
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    12. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki Marco Penello, 29 Mar 2021
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    13. Latest: Mulhouse Zoo Antoine, 13 Apr 2021 at 3:11 PM
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    14. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    15. Latest: Hannover Zoo Wyman, 14 Apr 2021 at 7:37 AM
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    16. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece CatDog, 5 Feb 2021
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    17. Latest: Debrecen Zoo HungarianBison, 8 Apr 2021 at 9:17 AM
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    18. Latest: Beluga-release ? Keiikoa, 30 Dec 2020
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    19. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread Zoofan15, 27 Feb 2021
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    20. Latest: Zoo delle Maitine News Marco Penello, 30 Mar 2021
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    21. Latest: Almaty Zoo Greg G, 26 Jul 2020
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    22. Latest: Riga Zoo vogelcommando, 28 Jan 2021
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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: Vogelpark Avifauna news vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2021 at 8:22 PM
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    27. Latest: Kristiansand Dyreparken Visit vogelcommando, 10 Nov 2020
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    28. Latest: Ogrod Zoologiczny Opole News Arek, 12 Apr 2021 at 7:45 PM
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    29. Latest: Badoca Safari Park OkapiJohn, 16 Mar 2021
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    30. Latest: Moscow zoo Cat-Man, 16 Mar 2021
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    31. Latest: Belgrade Zoo, Serbia gorst, 4 Mar 2021
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    32. Latest: Bojnice Zoo Jana, 6 Mar 2021
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    33. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo LegoOwl, 22 Mar 2021
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    34. Latest: Zoobotanico Jerez SivatheriumGuy, 12 Apr 2021 at 8:37 PM
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    35. Latest: Borås Djurpark Elephantelephant, 9 Apr 2021 at 12:37 PM
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    36. Latest: Zürich Zoo News 2021 JurassicMax, 28 Mar 2021
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    37. Latest: Darica Faruk Yalcin Zoo Jungle Man, 25 Oct 2020
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    38. Latest: New private zoo near Kiev Elephas Maximus, 1 Aug 2020
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    39. Latest: Paignton Zoo 2021 Wyman, 14 Apr 2021 at 7:35 AM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: North American Giraffe Species Kudu21, 13 Apr 2021 at 1:55 PM
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    2. Latest: Toronto Zoo Developments 2021 TZFan, 12 Apr 2021 at 4:07 PM
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    3. Latest: Oregon Zoo News 2021 African Grey, 14 Apr 2021 at 8:01 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Bhutan

      Discussion about zoos in Bhutan
      Latest: Zoos in Bhutan? Chlidonias, 20 Apr 2019
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    2. Brunei

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Sultan of Brunei privat zoo FBBird, 28 May 2018
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    3. Latest: Zoo news from Xining Zoo Ding Lingwei, 9 Apr 2021 at 8:39 AM
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    4. Latest: Darjeeling Zoo news vogelcommando, 6 Apr 2021
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    5. Latest: Taman Mini Indonesia Indah news Fargusno, 11 Apr 2021 at 2:46 PM
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    6. Latest: Osaka Zoo News PossumRoach, 12 Apr 2021 at 6:43 PM
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    7. Latest: Lao Zoo species lists, October 2019 Kifaru Bwana, 31 Dec 2020
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    8. Macau

      Discussion about zoos in Macau
    9. Latest: Kuala Lumpur Mouse Deer Park MRJ, 16 Mar 2021
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    10. Maldives

      Discussion about zoos in Maldives
    11. Mongolia

      Discussion about zoos in Mongolia
      Latest: a wild life trip to Monoglia TinoPup, 7 Nov 2020
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    12. Latest: Yangon Zoo News vogelcommando, 25 Feb 2020
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    13. Latest: zoo Kathmandu (Nepal) Kifaru Bwana, 12 May 2020
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    14. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Snow leopard rehabilitation Kifaru Bwana, 20 Mar 2021
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    15. Latest: Philippine eagle vogelcommando, 12 Jan 2021
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    16. Latest: My Singapore Zoo Adventure weekly update Singapore Zoo support, 9 Apr 2021 at 8:50 AM
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    17. Latest: Rhinos in South Korean zoos dt644, 2 Mar 2021
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    18. Latest: Sri Lankan National Zoo vogelcommando, 28 Oct 2019
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    19. Latest: Taipei zoo news ISAO, 9 Apr 2021 at 2:28 PM
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    20. Latest: Chiang Mai Night Safari TinoPup, 21 Mar 2021
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    21. Latest: Saola Breeding Centre Cat-Man, 3 Mar 2021
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  9. Central & South America

    Discussions about zoos in Central and South America
    1. Barbados

      Discussion about zoos in Barbados
      Latest: RAMSAR Wetland Deliberately Destroyed S Byers, 7 Sep 2020
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    2. Latest: Buenos Aires Zoo WhistlingKite24, 5 Mar 2021
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    3. Latest: Review of Atlantis Bahamas Blackduiker, 26 Mar 2010
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    4. Latest: Belize Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 23 Mar 2021
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    5. Bermuda

      Discussion about zoos in Bermuda
      Latest: Dolphin Quest - Bermuda vogelcommando, 18 Nov 2019
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    6. Latest: Vesty Pakos Zoo News Jungle Man, 20 Jun 2020
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    7. Latest: Brasilia zoo Onychorhynchus coronatus, 14 Apr 2021 at 1:28 AM
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    8. Latest: Buin Zoo news WhistlingKite24, 28 Mar 2021
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    9. Latest: Zoologico Santa Fe - Medellin vogelcommando, 11 Aug 2020
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    10. Latest: Herpetofauna in Costa Rican Zoos AWP, 15 Jul 2019
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    11. Latest: Havana Zoo news carlos55, 11 Feb 2021
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    12. Dominican Republic

      Discussion about zoos in Dominican Republic
      Latest: Dominican mystery toad vogelcommando, 8 Jan 2015
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    13. Latest: Mashpi Eco-lodge amur leopard, 11 Jan 2020
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    14. Guatemala

      Discussion about zoos in Guatemala
      Latest: Zoo La Aurora: Species List Carlos M, 18 Jan 2021
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    15. Panama

      Discussion about zoos in Panama
    16. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    17. Latest: Parque de las Leyendas - Lima Kifaru Bwana, 27 Jan 2021
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    18. Latest: Los Chorros de Milla Zoo vogelcommando, 7 Dec 2020
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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 Jurek7, 7 Apr 2021
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    3. Latest: Giza Zoo News Jambo, 23 Mar 2021
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    4. Latest: Ethiopian zoo at Unity Park is open Jurek7, 27 Dec 2020
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    5. Gabon

      Discussion about zoos in Gabon
      Latest: Anyone been to Gabon? Chlidonias, 22 Apr 2019
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    6. Ghana

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
      Latest: Conservation in Ghana Simon Hampel, 20 Apr 2019
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    7. Latest: Protection The asiatic cheetah African Grey, 18 Mar 2021
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    8. Latest: Hamat Gader Crocodile Farm vogelcommando, 14 Dec 2020
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    9. Latest: Abidjan Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 11 Sep 2020
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    10. Latest: Jordan jwer, 3 Apr 2014
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    11. Latest: TNT's Madagascar Experience ThomasNotTom, 12 Aug 2018
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    12. Mauritius

      Discussion about zoos in Mauritius
    13. Namibia

      Discussion about zoos in Namibia
    14. Latest: Al Khor Zoo vogelcommando, 14 Dec 2020
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    15. Latest: Ellen DeGeneres Campus Kifaru Bwana, 17 Jan 2021
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    16. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    17. Seychelles

      Discussion about zoos in Seychelles
    18. Latest: Somalia? TeaLovingDave, 21 Apr 2019
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    19. Latest: Crocworld Conservation Centre vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2021 at 7:41 PM
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    20. Latest: Photos from The Gambia? Angel, 4 Jul 2020
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    21. Latest: Tunis Zoo vogelcommando, 2 Mar 2017
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    22. Latest: Al Ain Zoo JurassicMax, 3 Mar 2021
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    23. Zambia

      Discussion about zoos in Zambia
    24. Latest: Victoria Falls Snake Park MRJ, 18 Mar 2018
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