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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: Squirrels in captivity temp, 20 Jul 2018 at 7:38 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 akasha, 20 Jul 2018 at 7:23 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: My intro Daktari JG, 14 Jul 2018 at 6:50 PM
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    2. ZooChat Website Help & Feedback

      Ask for help with using the forums and post suggestions for improvements.
      Latest: Those We Have Known.... MikeG, 20 Jul 2018 at 8:43 AM
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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
      Latest: Zoohistorica 2018, Antwerp Maguari, 16 Jul 2018 at 7:46 PM
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  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
      Latest: ZooChat Cup S3: Aquarium Cup BigNate, 20 Jul 2018 at 7:02 AM
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    2. TV, Movies, Books about Zoos & Wildlife

      Television shows, movies, books about zoos or wildlife. Documentaries, reality shows, etc.
      Latest: Walker's Mammals of the World Kevin, 18 Jul 2018 at 10:11 PM
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    3. Zoo Memorabilia

      Discussion about all the stuff you bring back from the zoo - guidebooks, maps, souvenirs, photos etc!
      Latest: Folly Farm leaflets bongorob, 12 Jul 2018
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: Sealife Collection: The Underwater IBC CatDog, 18 Jul 2018 at 1:54 PM
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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: Movie review rant Brum, 19 Jul 2018 at 6:24 PM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: 2018 Big Year Mr. Zootycoon, 20 Jul 2018 at 8:50 AM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: 360 degree photography Dormitator, 4 Jul 2018
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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? groundskeeper24, 18 Jul 2018 at 3:15 AM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: The traveling Najade is traveling - WA? Why Not? Najade, 20 Jul 2018 at 7:01 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 at 7:58 AM
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    5. Guam

      Discussion about zoos in Guam
    6. Latest: First Post ever Hix, 20 Mar 2010
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    7. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Chimpanzee Enclosure Redevelopment Zoofan15, 19 Jul 2018 at 9:06 AM
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    8. Latest: Whales photographed mating in Niue Hix, 24 Aug 2012
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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: Yerevan Zoo News vogelcommando, 28 May 2018
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    2. Latest: News from Schonbrunn lintworm, 3 Jul 2018
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    3. Latest: Plans for Safaripark vogelcommando, 20 Dec 2016
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    4. Latest: Zoo Grodno vogelcommando, 11 Jul 2016
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    5. Latest: Thoughts on Pairi Daiza Pertinax, 16 Jul 2018 at 4:00 PM
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    6. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    7. Latest: Prague Zoo news 2017-2018 Jana, 19 Jul 2018 at 12:20 PM
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    8. Latest: Copenhagen Zoo news 2018 zoofanbelgium, 18 Jul 2018 at 1:14 PM
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    9. Latest: Tallinn zoo Shirokuma, 13 Jun 2018
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    10. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki Shirokuma, 4 Jul 2018
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    11. Latest: Planete Sauvage Azubaa, 18 Jul 2018 at 8:18 PM
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    12. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    13. Latest: Possible trip to Duisburg and Koln pipaluk, 19 Jul 2018 at 9:02 PM
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    14. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece kiang, 5 Jul 2017
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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: Fota Wildlife Park News 2014/2018 ArboLowe, 10 Jul 2018
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    18. Latest: Zoo di Pistoia News Marco Penello, 2 Jul 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: Blijdorp News lintworm, 20 Jul 2018 at 7:33 AM
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    24. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 18 May 2018
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    25. Latest: Wroclaw zoo news 2018 Arek, 7 Jul 2018
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    26. Latest: Dormitator visits Lisbon CGSwans, 15 Jul 2018 at 5:33 PM
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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 vogelcommando, 30 May 2018
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    30. Latest: Košice Zoo News vogelcommando, 1 Feb 2018
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    31. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo Shirokuma, 29 Jun 2018
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    32. Latest: BioParc Valencia (Nov 2013 onwards) KEEPER, 26 Jun 2018
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    33. Latest: Kolmården Zoo Senapus, 13 Jul 2018
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    34. Latest: Zurich Zoo 2018 antonmuster, 19 Jul 2018 at 8:36 AM
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    35. Latest: Bursa Zoo PossumRoach, 8 Jul 2018
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    36. Latest: Kyiv zoo taun, 15 May 2018
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    37. Latest: Marwell Zoo News 2018 Quincey, 19 Jul 2018 at 6:35 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Calgary Zoo News 2018 TZFan, 19 Jul 2018 at 12:48 PM
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    2. Latest: Best bear exhibits in the US TheEthiopianWolf03, 20 Jul 2018 at 6:58 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Dhaka Zoo Zooplantman, 8 Feb 2018
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    2. Bhutan

      Discussion about zoos in Bhutan
    3. Brunei

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Sultan of Brunei privat zoo FBBird, 28 May 2018
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    4. Latest: Mountain Gorillas for China? Shirokuma, 2 Jul 2018
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    5. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park aardvark250, 28 May 2018
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    6. Latest: National Zoological Park (New Delhi) Kifaru Bwana, 24 May 2018
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    7. Latest: Kobe animal kingdom PossumRoach, 16 Jul 2018 at 9:37 PM
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    8. Latest: Zooboy28 Goes to Borneo DavidBrown, 20 May 2018
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    9. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    10. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: History of Lahore Zoological Gardens J I N X, 13 Jul 2018
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    11. Latest: Talarak Foundation vogelcommando, 13 Mar 2018
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    12. Latest: Jurong Bird Park News 2017-2018 Zooish, 6 Jul 2018
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    13. Latest: Seoul Zoo news snowleopard, 6 Apr 2018
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    14. Latest: Taipei zoo news Kifaru Bwana, 9 Jul 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: Zoologico do Bauru Kifaru Bwana, 15 Jul 2018 at 10:39 AM
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    5. Latest: Buin Zoo carlos55, 20 Mar 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 Chlidonias, 18 Jul 2018 at 8:58 PM
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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 vogelcommando, 29 May 2018
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    3. Latest: New zoo at Cairo vogelcommando, 22 Feb 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 nczoofan, 18 Jul 2018 at 3:27 AM
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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: Rabat Zoo Zoo Tycooner FR, 22 Jul 2017
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    13. Latest: Attack on Ogba Zoo sooty mangabey, 25 Sep 2017
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    14. Latest: Al Wabra wildlife center Kakapo, 24 Apr 2018
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    15. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    16. Latest: Tunis Zoo vogelcommando, 2 Mar 2017
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    17. Latest: Ziwa Rhino Wildlife Ranch OrangePerson, 19 Feb 2018
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    18. Latest: A new zoo for Dubai CGSwans, 15 May 2018
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    19. 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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