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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: Best zoos youtube channel/ social media zoogeekmaelstrom, 19 May 2024 at 9:56 AM
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    2. Speculative Zoo Design and Planning

      hypothetical discussions about developments or exhibits; designing theoretical collections and fictional zoos
      Latest: Reimagining the Bronx Zoo tigris115, 17 May 2024 at 10:59 PM
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    3. Quizzes, Competitions & Games

      Quizzes, photo guessing games, and the yearly zoo-visiting challenges
      Latest: Animal Alphabet game. Dassie rat, 19 May 2024 at 9:44 AM
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    4. Zoo History

      Historical information and discussions about zoos and important people in the zoo world
      Latest: Dudley zoo Gorillas Strathmorezoo, 14 May 2024 at 11:22 AM
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  2. 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 Thylacine Book Pertinax, 17 May 2024 at 11:41 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: IZES - Zoo Grapevine Magazine Prochilodus246, 18 May 2024 at 3:59 PM
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    3. Zoo Games & Simulators

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon
      Latest: Planet Zoo! ZSH, 10 May 2024
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: Zootierliste Goes Worldwide Animal, 7 May 2024
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  3. 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: Hello (8 years late!) JurassicMax, 15 May 2024 at 12:10 PM
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    2. 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: You might belong or be on zoochat if... Dr. Wolverine, 17 May 2024 at 11:26 PM
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    3. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
    4. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
      Latest: 3 weeks to Singapore/Indonesia Sicarius, 11 May 2024
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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: Conundrum of mine dillotest0, 18 May 2024 at 10:52 PM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: Zoochat Big Year 2024 Prochilodus246, 19 May 2024 at 9:53 AM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: "Shooting" British Birds Lafone, 12 May 2024
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Werribee Open Range Zoo News 2024 Zoofan15, 19 May 2024 at 10:07 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. Latest: Parc Zoologique et Forestier Matt_C, 18 Sep 2022
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    9. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Orana Wildlife Park News 2024 Zoofan15, 17 May 2024 at 2:08 AM
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    10. Latest: Niue has a duck. But just one. Hix, 8 Mar 2024
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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: Okapis in Europe Nadchew_, 19 May 2024 at 9:14 AM
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    2. Latest: Jambo Exotic Park, Tzoraghbyur zooatlas, 4 Oct 2022
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    3. Latest: News from Schmiding JurassicMax, 9 May 2024
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    4. Latest: Baku Zoo reopens after renovations Cobi, 30 Dec 2023
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    5. Latest: Zoo Minsk JurassicMax, 9 Mar 2023
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    6. Latest: Pairi Daiza News 2024 KevinB, 19 May 2024 at 10:17 AM
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    7. Latest: Burgas zoo news twilighter, 3 Apr 2024
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    8. Latest: News from Zagreb JurassicMax, 5 May 2024
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    9. Latest: Zoo Usti nad Labem news Jana, 18 May 2024 at 8:15 AM
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    10. Latest: Copenhagen Zoo News 2024 JurassicMax, 15 May 2024 at 4:19 PM
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    11. Latest: Tallinn zoo visit, 23/09/13 Duerener1, 23 Nov 2023
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    12. Latest: Ranua Zoo news Mymmeli, 16 May 2024 at 9:40 AM
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    13. Latest: Paris NHM species list? James w, 18 May 2024 at 9:47 AM
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    14. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    15. Latest: news from Walsrode 2024 komodoskar, 19 May 2024 at 7:34 AM
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    16. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece KEEPER, 23 Mar 2024
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    17. Latest: Sosto Zoo news snowleopard, 18 May 2024 at 3:40 PM
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    18. Latest: Beluga Sanctuary News ketoflukes, 28 Apr 2023
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    19. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread Babyrousa, 13 May 2024 at 5:56 PM
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    20. Latest: Parco Natura Viva news Carlo Canteri, 14 May 2024 at 4:31 PM
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    21. Latest: Almaty Zoo Haliaeetus, 18 Feb 2023
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    22. Latest: Lithuanian Zoo (Kaunas Zoo) News Cobi, 15 Nov 2023
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    23. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Kakapo, 21 Aug 2022
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    24. Latest: Skopje Zoo News JurassicMax, 5 May 2024
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    25. Latest: Anyone been to Kishinev Zoo? drill, 22 Apr 2019
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    26. Latest: Faunapark Flakkee Chlidonias, 19 May 2024 at 8:51 AM
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    27. Latest: Expansion for Polaria Ned, 26 Dec 2023
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    28. Latest: Wroclaw Zoo news 2024 snowleopard, 18 May 2024 at 3:24 PM
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    29. Latest: Lisbon Zoo Vasco Almeida, 12 Apr 2024
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    30. Latest: Zoo Brasov News Jana, 9 Jan 2024
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    31. Latest: Sad news for Pygmy hippos Animallover23, 27 Jan 2024
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    32. Latest: Belgrade Zoo, Serbia Yassa, 5 Jan 2024
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    33. Latest: Bojnice Zoo Jana, 9 May 2024
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    34. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo Marco Penello, 22 Jul 2023
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    35. Latest: Spain 2025 Trip MGolka, 15 May 2024 at 7:31 PM
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    36. Latest: Kolmården Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 16 Mar 2024
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    37. Latest: Zurich Zoo news 2024 olhl.animal.photography, 19 May 2024 at 10:18 AM
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    38. Latest: Eskisehir zoo PossumRoach, 30 Apr 2024
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    39. Latest: Kyiv zoo JurassicMax, 29 Dec 2023
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    40. Latest: ZSL London Zoo News 2024 tennisfan, 19 May 2024 at 10:04 AM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Montreal Biodome Zoo adventures, 19 May 2024 at 4:41 AM
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    2. Latest: Guadalajara Zoo Review carlos55, 15 Apr 2024
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    3. Latest: BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo News Kifaru Bwana, 19 May 2024 at 6:30 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Zootierliste Asia Mr Gharial, 5 Jan 2024
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    2. Bhutan

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

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Sultan of Brunei privat zoo FBBird, 28 May 2018
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    4. Latest: Chimelong Safari Park News Jana, 11 May 2024
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    5. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park zoogeekmaelstrom, 27 Mar 2024
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    6. Latest: Darjeeling Zoo news Haliaeetus, 18 Apr 2024
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    7. Latest: Taman Mini Indonesia Indah news Caribbean Flamingo, 18 May 2024 at 6:56 AM
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    8. Latest: Kobe animal kingdom PossumRoach, 18 May 2024 at 1:00 PM
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    9. Latest: Lao Zoo species lists, October 2019 zooatlas, 4 Oct 2022
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    10. Macau

      Discussion about zoos in Macau
    11. Latest: Johor Zoo aramacao, 19 Feb 2024
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    12. Maldives

      Discussion about zoos in Maldives
    13. Mongolia

      Discussion about zoos in Mongolia
      Latest: a wild life trip to Monoglia TinoPup, 26 Jun 2022
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    14. Latest: Yangon Zoo News vogelcommando, 25 Feb 2020
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    15. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Islamabad Zoo Batto, 6 Dec 2023
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    16. Latest: Manila Zoo snowleopard, 29 Nov 2023
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    17. Latest: My Singapore Zoo Adventure weekly update Singapore Zoo support, 17 May 2024 at 3:18 AM
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    18. Latest: Seoul Zoo news baekho100, 23 Apr 2024
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    19. Latest: Sri Lankan National Zoo Kestrel, 26 Aug 2023
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    20. Latest: Taipei zoo news ISAO, 11 May 2024
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    21. Latest: Khao Kheow Open Zoo news Zz123, 10 Apr 2024
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    22. Latest: Pangolins at Saigon zoo TeaLovingDave, 29 Dec 2023
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  9. Central & South America

    Discussions about zoos in Central and South America
    1. Latest: Mundo Marino news thread Ferni, 26 Feb 2024
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    2. Latest: Review of Atlantis Bahamas Blackduiker, 26 Mar 2010
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    3. Barbados

      Discussion about zoos in Barbados
      Latest: RAMSAR Wetland Deliberately Destroyed S Byers, 7 Sep 2020
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    4. Bermuda

      Discussion about zoos in Bermuda
      Latest: Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo News Great Argus, 29 Jan 2024
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    5. Latest: Vesty Pakos Zoo News Jungle Man, 20 Jun 2020
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    6. Latest: Parque de Cotia (new zoo in São Paulo) BetoYoung, 11 May 2024
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    7. Latest: Buin Zoo news WhistlingKite24, 15 Jul 2023
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    8. Latest: Zoos in Cuba DanKoehl, 22 Aug 2022
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    9. Dominican Republic

      Discussion about zoos in Dominican Republic
      Latest: Southern White Rhinos Animallover23, 13 Feb 2024
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    10. Latest: Ecuador 2024 aramacao, 17 Apr 2024
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    11. Guatemala

      Discussion about zoos in Guatemala
      Latest: Zoológico La Aurora News WhistlingKite24, 3 Jan 2024
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    12. Honduras

      Discussion about zoos in Honduras
    13. Panama

      Discussion about zoos in Panama
      Latest: MRJ discovers the Neotropics MRJ, 14 Apr 2024
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    14. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    15. Latest: Lima summer 2024 aramacao, 17 Apr 2024
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    16. Latest: Caricuao Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Jun 2022
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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: Chobe National Park visit MRJ, 5 May 2022
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    2. Gabon

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

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
      Latest: Species Lists for Accra and Kumasi Fresco3, 1 Mar 2024
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    4. Latest: Ramat Gan Safari and Zoo Jana, 9 Apr 2024
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    5. Latest: Abidjan Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 11 Sep 2020
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    6. Latest: Jordan jwer, 3 Apr 2014
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    7. Mauritius

      Discussion about zoos in Mauritius
      Latest: zoos in maritius ilovetimberdoodles, 8 Mar 2024
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    8. Latest: Rabat Zoo, Morocco Animallover23, 7 Feb 2024
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    9. Namibia

      Discussion about zoos in Namibia
    10. Latest: Pandas coming to Qatar! Skukuza, 20 Oct 2022
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    11. Latest: Ellen DeGeneres Campus Kifaru Bwana, 17 Jan 2021
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    12. Latest: Osaylan Wildlife Park vogelcommando, 17 Feb 2022
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    13. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    14. Seychelles

      Discussion about zoos in Seychelles
    15. Latest: Somalia? TeaLovingDave, 21 Apr 2019
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    16. Latest: Johannesburg zoo news Smaggledagle, 11 May 2024
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    17. Latest: Tunis Zoo Animallover23, 4 Mar 2024
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    18. Latest: MRJ Does Uganda - a travel blog MRJ, 24 Jun 2023
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    19. Zambia

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