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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: Fully flighted larger birds FBBird, 24 Oct 2021 at 3:13 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.
    3. Latest: Keep Calm and Cup On CGSwans, 10 Aug 2021
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    4. Zoo History

      Historical information and discussions about zoos and important people in the zoo world
      Latest: Hull Childrens Zoo , East Yorkshire ... (1946-1951) Louise Joseph, 19 Oct 2021 at 2:25 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: ZooChat Challenge Europe 2021 Someokapinextdoor, 23 Oct 2021 at 10:30 PM
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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, 23 Oct 2021 at 11:41 PM
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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: Reminder - photo guidelines Simon Hampel, 22 Oct 2021 at 1:58 AM
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    4. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
      Latest: ZooChat is 18 years old! TinoPup, 23 Oct 2021 at 5:25 AM
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    5. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
      Latest: MSU/East Lansing meet-up. Azamat Shackleford, 3 Sep 2021
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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: Out-of-place wildlife in media Alex Roman, 24 Oct 2021 at 2:36 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: New Zooguidebooks junglejim, 20 Oct 2021 at 5:47 PM
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    3. Zoo Games & Simulators

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon
      Latest: Planet Zoo! TheMightyOrca, 16 Oct 2021
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: EOL Bengal Tiger, 3 Oct 2021
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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: Jokes Only a Zoochatter Would Understand Dassie rat, 23 Oct 2021 at 10:31 PM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: ZooChat Big Year 2021 Hix, 23 Oct 2021 at 10:02 PM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: Budget cameras Arizona Docent, 5 Oct 2021
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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? Neil chace, 24 Oct 2021 at 1:05 AM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Bovine Import Review Zoofan15, 24 Oct 2021 at 12:32 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: Wellington Zoo news 2021 Zoofan15, 23 Oct 2021 at 5:54 AM
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    9. Latest: Niue has a duck. But just one. Hix, 12 Dec 2018
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    10. Latest: Samoa’s first zoo? Smaggledagle, 17 Jul 2020
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    11. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Ebirah766, 15 Nov 2018
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: Asian Elephants in Europe ZCChip, 24 Oct 2021 at 2:44 AM
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    2. Latest: Jambo Exotic Park, Tzoraghbyur Astrobird, 2 Jul 2021
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    3. Latest: News from Schonbrunn JurassicMax, 15 Oct 2021
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    4. Latest: Zoo Grodno vogelcommando, 11 Jul 2016
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    5. Latest: Pairi Daiza News 2021 KevinB, 16 Oct 2021
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    6. Latest: Sofia Zoo zootografiando, 27 Aug 2021
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    7. Latest: News from Zagreb JurassicMax, 18 Apr 2021
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    8. Latest: Prague Zoo News 2021 Zoofan15, 23 Oct 2021 at 8:34 PM
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    9. Latest: Tallinn zoo Shirokuma, 21 Nov 2020
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    10. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki Platypusboy, 19 Oct 2021 at 5:51 PM
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    11. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    12. Latest: Cologne Zoo News Goura, 23 Oct 2021 at 12:11 PM
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    13. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece CatDog, 5 Feb 2021
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    14. Latest: Budapest Zoo news 2021 HungarianBison, 20 Oct 2021 at 3:08 PM
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    15. Latest: Wildlife in Iceland Gigit, 28 Apr 2021
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    16. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread WhistlingKite24, 8 Oct 2021
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    17. Latest: Giraffe Akasha at Parco Natura Viva Bussolengo masonstar, 23 Oct 2021 at 10:47 PM
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    18. Latest: Almaty Zoo Greg G, 26 Jul 2020
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    19. Latest: Riga Zoo vogelcommando, 28 Jan 2021
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    20. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Hvedekorn, 3 Jul 2021
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    21. Latest: Anyone been to Kishinev Zoo? drill, 22 Apr 2019
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    22. Latest: Looking for: Lion Names - the Netherlands Pieter Liter, 23 Oct 2021 at 11:15 PM
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    23. Latest: Kristiansand zoo Nicole Thiessen, 9 Oct 2021
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    24. Latest: Wroclaw zoo news 2021 JurassicMax, 15 Oct 2021
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    25. Latest: Lisbon Zoo Mr.Ivory, 29 Sep 2021
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    26. Latest: Zoo Brasov & Tirgu-Mures Pig-nosed turtle, 27 Aug 2021
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    27. Latest: Moscow zoo Jana, 24 Sep 2021
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    28. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo ChefRaekwon, 17 Sep 2021
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    29. Latest: Parque de la naturaleza de Cabarceno SivatheriumGuy, 23 Oct 2021 at 9:17 PM
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    30. Latest: Skansen news Daniel Sörensen, 6 Oct 2021
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    31. Latest: Thisiam - Siam's Living Legacy Yassa, 17 Oct 2021
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    32. Latest: Bursa Zoo PossumRoach, 10 Jul 2021
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    33. Latest: Taigan Safari Park littleRedPanda, 15 Oct 2021
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    34. Latest: Slimbridge 2019 DesertRhino150, 23 Oct 2021 at 11:54 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Lagomorphs in North American Zoos Dassie rat, 23 Oct 2021 at 10:54 PM
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    2. Latest: Toronto Zoo Discussion thread 2021 AJ the TZ Guy, 23 Oct 2021 at 9:56 PM
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    3. Latest: Africam Safari News carlos55, 12 Sep 2021
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    4. Latest: Brandywine Zoo - only AZA zoo in state of Delaware Smaggledagle, 24 Oct 2021 at 3:11 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Aardvark250 ranking his zoo visited Idk, 14 Jul 2021
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    2. Latest: Dhaka Zoo vogelcommando, 17 May 2021
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    3. Bhutan

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

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Sultan of Brunei privat zoo FBBird, 28 May 2018
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    5. Latest: revamping the Teuk Chhou Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Jul 2021
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    6. Latest: Nanjing Hongshan Zoo News Ding Lingwei, 17 Oct 2021
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    7. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park vogelcommando, 4 Aug 2021
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    8. Latest: Vandalur Zoo WhistlingKite24, 8 Oct 2021
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    9. Latest: Maharani Zoo Nandito, 23 Oct 2021 at 11:50 AM
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    10. Latest: Maruyama Zoo - Sapporo Zoofan15, 23 Oct 2021 at 8:45 PM
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    11. Latest: Lao Zoo species lists, October 2019 Kifaru Bwana, 31 Dec 2020
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    12. Macau

      Discussion about zoos in Macau
    13. Latest: Giant panda born Kifaru Bwana, 1 Jun 2021
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    14. Maldives

      Discussion about zoos in Maldives
    15. Mongolia

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

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Snow leopard rehabilitation Kifaru Bwana, 20 Mar 2021
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    19. Latest: Talarak Foundation vogelcommando, 10 Aug 2021
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    20. Latest: My Singapore Zoo Adventure weekly update Singapore Zoo support, 22 Oct 2021 at 3:52 AM
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    21. Latest: Rhinos in South Korean zoos dt644, 12 Jun 2021
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    22. Latest: Sri Lankan National Zoo vogelcommando, 28 Oct 2019
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    23. Latest: Taipei zoo news ISAO, 21 Sep 2021
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    24. Latest: New Zoo Project twilighter, 17 Oct 2021
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    25. Latest: Saigon Zoo Species List (2021) thejackal, 18 Apr 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 Sarus Crane, 3 Sep 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: Sorocaba Zoo News WhistlingKite24, 16 Oct 2021
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    8. Latest: Safari Park Rancagua vogelcommando, 7 Aug 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: National Zoo of Cuba Kifaru Bwana, 10 Oct 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: Zoos of Ecuador carlos55, 14 Apr 2021
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    14. Guatemala

      Discussion about zoos in Guatemala
      Latest: Zoológico La Aurora News WhistlingKite24, 14 Oct 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 WhistlingKite24, 5 Aug 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 zoomaniac, 11 Aug 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: Tehran Zoo News vogelcommando, 5 Jul 2021
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    8. Latest: Hai Park News Smaggledagle, 3 Sep 2021
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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 Nix, 1 Aug 2021
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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: Johannesburg zoo news Nix, 6 Oct 2021
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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: Arabia's wildlife centre Rayane, 9 Oct 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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