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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: Another thread about a new zoo... nicholas, 22 Aug 2017 at 9:08 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.
  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 Arizona Docent, 13 Aug 2017
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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: Maize Chlidonias, 17 Aug 2017 at 12:48 AM
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    3. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
      Latest: Zoohistorica 2017, Wroclaw Shorts, 23 Jul 2017
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    4. ZooChat Website Help & Feedback

      Ask for help with using the forums and post suggestions for improvements.
      Latest: New Gallery Request Thread 2017 Water Dragon, 22 Aug 2017 at 6:56 AM
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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: Handbook of the Mammals of the World mstickmanp, 22 Aug 2017 at 10:30 PM
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    2. Zoo & Wildlife Games, Simulators & Quizzes

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon and zoo quizes
      Latest: Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Charlie Simmomds, 22 Aug 2017 at 11:26 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: IZES - Zoo Grapevine Magazine bongorob, 22 Aug 2017 at 9:21 PM
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: online newsletter for small cats Arizona Docent, 13 Jun 2017
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    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: A big misconception about the carboniferous Chlidonias, 22 Aug 2017 at 11:00 PM
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    2. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: August Photo Quiz gentle lemur, 11 Aug 2017
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    3. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Exotic Animals that you work or have worked with Eublepharis, 20 Aug 2017 at 7:15 PM
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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: Wedding bells Chlidonias, 19 Aug 2017 at 11:03 PM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: TWPZ News 2017 Zoofan15, 22 Aug 2017 at 11:21 PM
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    2. Christmas Island

      Discussion about zoos in Christmas Island
    3. Cocos (Keeling) Islands

      Discussion about zoos in Cocos (Keeling) Islands
    4. Latest: Kula Eco-park, Fiji gerenuk, 23 Aug 2014
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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: Auckland Zoo News 2017 Zoofan15, 22 Aug 2017 at 3:45 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: Orangutans in Europe MagpieGoose, 22 Aug 2017 at 10:44 PM
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    2. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News Giant Panda, 4 Oct 2016
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    3. Latest: News from Schonbrunn vogelcommando, 18 Jul 2017
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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: Pairi Daiza news lintworm, 15 Aug 2017
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    7. Latest: Sofia Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Mar 2016
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    8. Latest: News from Zagreb kiang, 14 Jan 2017
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    9. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    10. Latest: ZOO Plzeň - Species list (02/2017) Cephie, 21 Aug 2017 at 2:07 PM
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    11. Latest: Copenhagen Zoo news 2017 annebn, 2 Aug 2017
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    12. Latest: Tallinn zoo AdvoCat, 30 Jun 2017
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    13. Latest: Ahtari zoo Bib Fortuna, 10 Apr 2017
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    14. Latest: Zoo Bassin d'Arcachon news snowleopard, 20 Aug 2017 at 11:24 PM
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    15. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    16. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece kiang, 5 Jul 2017
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    17. Latest: Budapest Zoo Nisha, 12 Aug 2017
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    18. Latest: Beluga-release ? BennettL, 27 Jan 2017
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    19. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread Pertinax, 21 Aug 2017 at 10:27 AM
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    20. Latest: Italian Zoos News Piko, 2 Aug 2017
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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: News of 2017 zoo chp89, 4 May 2017
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    24. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    25. Latest: Review Wisbroek Breeding Center ( with species list ) Cephie, 21 Aug 2017 at 2:09 PM
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    26. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 21 Jul 2017
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    27. Latest: News from Warsaw Nisha, 16 Aug 2017 at 12:37 PM
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    28. Latest: Zoo news NigeW, 18 Aug 2017 at 4:57 PM
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    29. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    30. Latest: Moscow zoo Nisha, 17 Aug 2017 at 5:52 PM
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    31. Latest: Bojnice Zoo Nisha, 17 Aug 2017 at 9:39 PM
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    32. Latest: Olm-breeding vogelcommando, 6 Oct 2016
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    33. Latest: Madrid zoo news Hyak_II, 20 Aug 2017 at 5:48 PM
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    34. Latest: News from Furuviksparken Thesweham, 22 Aug 2017 at 10:16 PM
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    35. Latest: Knies Kinderzoo Rapperswill vogelcommando, 19 Jul 2017
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    36. Latest: Sea turtles in Turkey vogelcommando, 27 Jun 2017
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    37. Latest: Zoo Odessa vogelcommando, 14 Aug 2017
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    38. Latest: Marsupials return to Chester bongorob, 22 Aug 2017 at 11:35 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Toronto Zoo Animal Names TZFan, 22 Aug 2017 at 11:32 PM
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    2. Latest: Chapultepec zoo ,news! carlos55, 19 Aug 2017 at 12:14 PM
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    3. Latest: Zoo News & Notes ZooElephantsMan, 22 Aug 2017 at 11:04 PM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Devilfish's Asian Adventure devilfish, 14 Jul 2017
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    2. Brunei

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Brunei in need for a zoo ?! animalszoos, 11 May 2017
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    3. Latest: Chimelong Ocean Kingdom news kiang, 26 Jul 2017
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    4. Latest: Species list Giant Panda, 23 Apr 2017
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    5. Latest: rhino chases traffic in Assam park DesertRhino150, 10 Aug 2017
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    6. Latest: Ragunan Zoo vogelcommando, 4 Jul 2017
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    7. Latest: Numazu Deep Sea Aquarium SealPup, 11 Aug 2017
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    8. Latest: Laos Wildlife Rescue Center Kifaru Bwana, 17 Dec 2016
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    9. Latest: Melaka Zoo turning around its fortunes? Chlidonias, 20 Aug 2017 at 1:07 AM
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    10. Latest: Yangon Zoo News vogelcommando, 2 May 2017
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    11. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    12. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Leopard cub birth at Lahore zoo J I N X, 30 Jul 2017
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    13. Latest: Singapore Zoo news 2017 Zooish, 20 Aug 2017 at 5:40 AM
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    14. Latest: Taipei zoo review and species list aardvark250, 25 Jul 2017
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    15. Latest: News and developments vogelcommando, 12 Aug 2017
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    16. Latest: FLC Zoo Safari, Quy Nhon Chlidonias, 2 Aug 2017
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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: Jaguar vs sloth savethelephant, 28 Jun 2017
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    5. Latest: Zoopark de Itatiba kiang, 5 Aug 2017
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    6. Latest: Buin Zoo carlos55, 21 Aug 2017 at 7:06 PM
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    7. Latest: Bioparque La Reserva News vogelcommando, 10 Jul 2017
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    8. Latest: Zoos and Aquarium of Havana - a review wally war eagle, 21 Aug 2017 at 7:12 PM
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    9. Latest: Galapagos animalszoos, 19 Apr 2016
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    10. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    11. Latest: Zoos of Peru jwer, 18 Apr 2017
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    12. Latest: M'Bogicua Breeding Sataion vogelcommando, 29 Mar 2015
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    13. Latest: Caricuao Zoo vogelcommando, 28 Mar 2017
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  10. Africa & Middle East

    Discussions about zoos in Africa and the Middle East
    1. Botswana

      Discussion about zoos in Botswana
    2. Latest: Loro Parque Tenerife kiang, 11 Jul 2017
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    3. Latest: Alexandria Zoo - August 2009 vogelcommando, 12 Feb 2017
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    4. Latest: Ethiopia's Lions Jurek7, 9 Jun 2017
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    5. Ghana

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
    6. Latest: A new aquarium Giant Panda, 29 May 2017
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    7. Latest: Abidjan Zoo vogelcommando, 10 Feb 2017
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    8. Latest: Smuggled orang-utan vogelcommando, 17 Apr 2017
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    9. Latest: Rabat Zoo Zoo Tycooner FR, 22 Jul 2017
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    10. Latest: CERCOPAN vogelcommando, 18 Feb 2017
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    11. Latest: Al Wabra wildlife center vogelcommando, 7 Jun 2017
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    12. Latest: Saving Saudi's Vultures vogelcommando, 30 Dec 2016
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    13. Latest: Kudu21 Does South Africa! Kudu21, 18 May 2017
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    14. Latest: Tunis Zoo vogelcommando, 2 Mar 2017
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    15. Latest: Ziwa Rhino Wildlife Ranch vogelcommando, 16 Feb 2017
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    16. Latest: A new zoo for Dubai vogelcommando, 27 Jul 2017
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    17. 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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