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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: What does a walk-through zoo mean? Dassie rat, 26 Sep 2018 at 7:48 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 - Part 3 (North American Precinct) Zoofan15, 26 Sep 2018 at 8:02 AM
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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: Hi Everyone! CLD Fencing Systems, 18 Sep 2018
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    2. ZooChat Website Help & Feedback

      Ask for help with using the forums and post suggestions for improvements.
      Latest: New Gallery Request Thread 2018 ThylacineAlive, 25 Sep 2018 at 7:29 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
  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
    2. TV, Movies, Books about Zoos & Wildlife

      Television shows, movies, books about zoos or wildlife. Documentaries, reality shows, etc.
      Latest: New Zoo Books CDavies98, 21 Sep 2018 at 10:33 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: New Zooguidebooks TeaLovingDave, 12 Sep 2018
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: New IUCN Red List site Jurek7, 18 Sep 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: Do You Play Fortnite? taun, 19 Sep 2018
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: Stopping poaching requires collaboration that is not happening DavidBrown, 25 Sep 2018 at 3:53 PM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: Photographic book. littleRedPanda, 19 Sep 2018
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: HELP!!!!!! Baby goose fell out of nest Arizona Docent, 14 Sep 2018
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Taronga Western Plains Zoo News 2018 MattyP, 26 Sep 2018 at 7:37 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. Latest: Kula Eco-park, Fiji Terry Thomas, 20 Jul 2018
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    5. Guam

      Discussion about zoos in Guam
    6. Latest: First Post ever ZooBinh, 17 Sep 2018
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    7. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Hamilton Zoo News 2018 Nisha, 19 Sep 2018
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    8. Latest: Niue has a duck. But just one. Chlidonias, 9 Sep 2018
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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: Rare species kept in private (european) collections CaliHans, 24 Sep 2018 at 10:05 PM
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    2. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News vogelcommando, 28 May 2018
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    3. Latest: Turtle Island, Graz Daktari JG, 20 Sep 2018 at 3:41 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: Planckendael News thread KevinB, 22 Sep 2018 at 8:58 PM
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    7. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    8. Latest: Prague Zoo news 2017-2018 xmoose, 16 Sep 2018
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    9. Latest: Danish summer, danish zoos LARTIS, 22 Sep 2018 at 10:18 PM
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    10. Latest: Tallinn zoo Shirokuma, 9 Sep 2018
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    11. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki Shirokuma, 4 Jul 2018
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    12. Latest: French zoo trip Maguari, 25 Sep 2018 at 6:25 PM
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    13. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    14. Latest: Zoo Berlin 2017-2018 kiang, 25 Sep 2018 at 12:46 AM
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    15. Latest: Szeged Zoo Coelacanth18, 26 Jun 2018
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    16. Latest: Reykjavik Zoo News Gigit, 9 Feb 2018
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    17. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread Pertinax, 17 Sep 2018
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    18. Latest: Bioparco di Roma Kifaru Bwana, 14 Sep 2018
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    19. Latest: Almaty Zoo drill, 6 May 2018
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    20. Latest: Riga Zoo vogelcommando, 25 Jan 2018
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    21. Latest: Lithuanian Sea Museum Giant Panda, 4 Dec 2017
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    22. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    23. Latest: Artis News KevinB, 24 Sep 2018 at 11:57 AM
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    24. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 18 May 2018
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    25. Latest: News thread ralph, 20 Sep 2018 at 3:47 PM
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    26. Latest: Dormitator visits Lisbon Dormitator, 29 Jul 2018
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    27. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    28. Latest: Moscow zoo Tatsuslava, 27 Apr 2018
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    29. Latest: Belgrade Zoo, Serbia gorst, 9 Sep 2018
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    30. Latest: Bratislava Zoo Jana, 12 Aug 2018
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    31. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo Shirokuma, 29 Jun 2018
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    32. Latest: Madrid zoo news littleRedPanda, 17 Sep 2018
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    33. Latest: Aquaria water museum news 2017 AWP, 26 Sep 2018 at 7:22 AM
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    34. Latest: Zurich Zoo 2018 Vision, 3 Sep 2018
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    35. Latest: Bursa Zoo Jana, 29 Jul 2018
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    36. Latest: Kyiv zoo taun, 15 May 2018
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    37. Latest: Chester Zoo Discussion, Speculation & Questions Q3 2018 Sand Cat, 26 Sep 2018 at 12:49 AM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Chapultepec Zoo news carlos55, 26 Jul 2018
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    2. Latest: Oklahoma City Zoo News 2018 and beyond ericnielsenpdx, 26 Sep 2018 at 4:26 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: LaughingDove Goes Travelling - SE Asia and Australia Jurek7, 24 Sep 2018 at 11:49 AM
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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: Sultan of Brunei privat zoo FBBird, 28 May 2018
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    5. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park aardvark250, 28 May 2018
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    6. Latest: Bird-trade on Java vogelcommando, 22 Sep 2018 at 10:17 PM
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    7. Latest: Nasu animal kingdom PossumRoach, 21 Sep 2018 at 10:12 PM
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    8. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    9. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: History of Lahore Zoological Gardens J I N X, 13 Jul 2018
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    10. Latest: Talarak Foundation vogelcommando, 31 Jul 2018
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    11. Latest: Singapore Zoo news 2017-2018 DavidBrown, 25 Sep 2018 at 7:56 PM
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    12. Latest: Seoul Zoo news snowleopard, 6 Apr 2018
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    13. Latest: Taipei zoo news Kifaru Bwana, 9 Jul 2018
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    14. Latest: Plan for relocation of Dusit Zoo Jurek7, 7 Sep 2018
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    15. Latest: Saigon Zoo News 2018 Kifaru Bwana, 2 May 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: RioZoo news carlos55, 21 Sep 2018 at 7:27 PM
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    5. Latest: Santiago Zoo WhistlingKite24, 19 Sep 2018
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    6. Latest: Bioparque La Reserva News vogelcommando, 10 Jul 2017
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    7. Latest: Havana Zoo carlos55, 7 May 2018
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    8. Latest: Zoos of Ecuador AWP, 25 Aug 2018
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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: Caricuao Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 14 Jun 2018
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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 KevinB, 24 Sep 2018 at 10:29 PM
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    3. Latest: Fake Zebras... Batto, 12 Aug 2018
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    4. Latest: New zoo in Ethiopia? TheEthiopianWolf03, 3 Jul 2018
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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
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    8. Latest: Help planning an Israel Trip zoo_enthusiast, 22 Sep 2018 at 2:25 PM
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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: TNT's Madagascar Experience ThomasNotTom, 12 Aug 2018
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    13. Latest: Rabat Zoo Zoo Tycooner FR, 22 Jul 2017
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    14. Latest: Attack on Ogba Zoo sooty mangabey, 25 Sep 2017
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    15. Latest: Al Wabra wildlife center Stefan Verhoeven, 7 Aug 2018
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    16. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    17. Latest: Johannesburg zoo news Crowthorne, 22 Sep 2018 at 10:59 AM
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    18. Latest: Tunis Zoo vogelcommando, 2 Mar 2017
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    19. Latest: Ziwa Rhino Wildlife Ranch OrangePerson, 19 Feb 2018
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    20. Latest: A new zoo for Dubai CGSwans, 15 May 2018
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    21. 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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