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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: Zoos and the Best Use of Space Javan Rhino, 9 Dec 2016 at 12:57 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: Official ZooChat Exhibit Design Competition #3 jbnbsn99, 7 Dec 2016 at 2:18 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 Simon Hampel, 30 Nov 2016
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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: Oflory Chlidonias, 2 Dec 2016
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    3. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
    4. ZooChat Website Help & Feedback

      Ask for help with using the forums and post suggestions for improvements.
      Latest: Showing more then 12 photos Simon Hampel, 28 Nov 2016
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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: Willard Price books Hix, 5 Dec 2016 at 11:56 PM
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    2. Zoo & Wildlife Games, Simulators & Quizzes

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon and zoo quizes
    3. Zoo Memorabilia

      Discussion about all the stuff you bring back from the zoo - guidebooks, maps, souvenirs, photos etc!
      Latest: Minature Animal Figure Collection dean, 8 Nov 2016
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
    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: 2016 Big Year Hix, 9 Dec 2016 at 1:18 PM
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    2. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: The third vote gentle lemur, 9 Dec 2016 at 12:37 PM
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    3. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Private Specimen: Shark eggs animal_expert01, 26 Nov 2016
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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: Man saving his dog vs Kangoroo pachyderm pro, 8 Dec 2016 at 10:37 PM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Werribee Zoo News 2015/2016 Nisha, 9 Dec 2016 at 1:09 PM
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    2. Latest: Kula Eco-park, Fiji gerenuk, 23 Aug 2014
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    3. Latest: First Post ever Hix, 20 Mar 2010
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    4. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Auckland Zoo News 2016 ZooBoyNZ, 8 Dec 2016 at 5:46 AM
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    5. Latest: Whales photographed mating in Niue Hix, 24 Aug 2012
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    6. Latest: Chlidonias also goes tropical.... Chlidonias, 31 May 2013
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    7. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Hix, 22 Nov 2016
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: Lowland Gorillas in Europe #5 vogelcommando, 8 Dec 2016 at 8:03 PM
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    2. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News Giant Panda, 4 Oct 2016
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    3. Latest: News from Schmiding vogelcommando, 23 Nov 2016
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    4. Latest: Zoo Grodno vogelcommando, 11 Jul 2016
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    5. Latest: Review of Aquatopia Hvedekorn, 5 Dec 2016 at 12:01 AM
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    6. Latest: Sofia Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Mar 2016
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    7. Latest: Aquatika Giant Panda, 6 Dec 2016 at 3:57 PM
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    8. Latest: News thread Nisha, 26 Sep 2016
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    9. Latest: Prague Zoo News 2016 vogelcommando, 7 Dec 2016 at 5:25 PM
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    10. Latest: Aalborg zoo news vogelcommando, 29 Nov 2016
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    11. Latest: Tallinn zoo AdvoCat, 22 Sep 2016
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    12. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki Shirokuma, 18 Nov 2016
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    13. Latest: Sea otters arrive kiang, 9 Dec 2016 at 12:33 AM
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    14. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 29 Apr 2016
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    15. Latest: Munster ZOO vogelcommando, 8 Dec 2016 at 8:05 PM
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    16. Latest: Attica Zoological Park Visit Short Review devilfish, 5 Dec 2016 at 10:47 PM
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    17. Latest: Sosto Zoo news vogelcommando, 16 Nov 2016
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    18. Latest: Wild polar bear shot in Iceland Batto, 19 Jul 2016
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    19. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread ArboLowe, 8 Dec 2016 at 1:28 PM
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    20. Latest: Italian Zoos News Piko, 8 Dec 2016 at 1:40 PM
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    21. Latest: Almaty Zoo vogelcommando, 12 May 2016
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    22. Latest: Riga Zoo MikeG, 23 Apr 2016
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    23. Latest: Apklausa apie gyvunus tubvilius, 4 Jun 2015
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    24. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    25. Latest: Montekristo Estates Animal Park vogelcommando, 5 Dec 2016 at 10:01 PM
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    26. Latest: Blijdorp News MikeG, 9 Dec 2016 at 9:32 AM
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    27. Latest: Kristiansand zoo Thesweham, 18 Aug 2016
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    28. Latest: Katowice Zoo News Arek, 26 Nov 2016
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    29. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    30. Latest: Oceania Mall Aquarium Giant Panda, 4 Dec 2016 at 1:48 PM
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    31. Latest: Belgrade Zoo, Serbia vogelcommando, 6 Aug 2016
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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: Bioparc Fuengirola kiang, 6 Dec 2016 at 9:54 AM
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    35. Latest: Nordens Ark Thesweham, 28 Nov 2016
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    36. Latest: Zoo Basel News vogelcommando, 8 Dec 2016 at 12:30 PM
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    37. Latest: Darica Faruk Yalcin Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 29 Nov 2016
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    38. Latest: Biopark Odessa vogelcommando, 22 Nov 2016
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    39. Latest: Chester Zoo 2016 #3 gentle lemur, 9 Dec 2016 at 12:49 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Toronto Zoo - Developments 2016 Hyak_II, 9 Dec 2016 at 3:40 AM
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    2. Latest: Review Crococun Zoo vogelcommando, 8 Dec 2016 at 2:01 PM
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    3. Latest: Wild jaguar near Tucson, Arizona Arizona Docent, 9 Dec 2016 at 1:26 PM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Chlidonias Goes To Asia, part five: 2016 Chlidonias, 9 Dec 2016 at 10:20 AM
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    2. Latest: Red lists of Bangladesh vogelcommando, 24 Oct 2016
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    3. Latest: New Aquarium for Phnom Penh vogelcommando, 28 Nov 2016
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    4. Latest: Animals Asia vogelcommando, 8 Dec 2016 at 11:58 AM
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    5. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park vogelcommando, 16 Oct 2016
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    6. Latest: Hornbill protection vogelcommando, 8 Dec 2016 at 1:04 PM
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    7. Latest: Nagoya - Higashiyama Zoo Giant Panda, 7 Dec 2016 at 12:28 PM
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    8. Latest: Phasing out Tiger Farms vogelcommando, 25 Sep 2016
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    9. Latest: Bornean Sun bear Conservation Centre - Sepilok vogelcommando, 3 Dec 2016 at 3:27 PM
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    10. Latest: River dolphins in Nepal vogelcommando, 18 Sep 2016
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    11. Latest: Talarak Foundation vogelcommando, 2 Dec 2016
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    12. Latest: Giraffe subspecies at Singapore Zoo? Zooish, 30 Nov 2016
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    13. Latest: Giant pandas arrive in South Korea Nisha, 6 Oct 2016
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    14. Latest: Non-native primates in Thailand vogelcommando, 3 Dec 2016 at 11:10 AM
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    15. Latest: Proposed Aquarium: Taoyuan devilfish, 5 Dec 2016 at 10:46 PM
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    16. Latest: Vietnams last Javan rhino vogelcommando, 22 Sep 2016
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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: Zoo Ribeirao Preto vogelcommando, 12 Nov 2016
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    6. Latest: Buin Zoo carlos55, 13 Nov 2016
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    7. Latest: Cali Zoo News kiang, 3 Jun 2016
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    8. Latest: Animals that live on Cuba Dassie rat, 17 Sep 2015
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    9. Latest: Galapagos animalszoos, 19 Apr 2016
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    10. Latest: Turtle release vogelcommando, 3 Nov 2016
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    11. Latest: M'Bogicua Breeding Sataion vogelcommando, 29 Mar 2015
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  10. Africa & Middle East

    Discussions about zoos in Africa and the Middle East
    1. Latest: Loro Parque Tenerife kiang, 6 Dec 2016 at 3:19 PM
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    2. Latest: Protection The asiatic cheetah devilfish, 3 Sep 2016
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    3. Latest: Ramat Gan Safari and Zoo vogelcommando, 25 Nov 2016
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    4. Latest: Monkeys vs chocolate vogelcommando, 1 Apr 2015
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    5. Latest: Houbara smuggling vogelcommando, 10 Sep 2016
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    6. Latest: Mauritius Bat Count vogelcommando, 28 Oct 2016
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    7. Latest: New conservation centre vogelcommando, 7 Oct 2016
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    8. Latest: Jos Wildlife Park vogelcommando, 13 Jul 2016
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    9. Latest: Al Wabra wildlife center kiang, 26 Jul 2016
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    10. Latest: Lion re-introduction Pleistohorse, 30 Jun 2015
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    11. Latest: Privat Zoo Abha LaughingDove, 9 Dec 2014
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    12. Latest: Good Elephant news savethelephant, 4 Jun 2015
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    13. Latest: New crocodile-park for Dubai vogelcommando, 5 Dec 2016 at 1:02 PM
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    14. 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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