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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: How come glass isn't used for elephants and rhinos? Andrew Swales, 20 May 2019 at 10:54 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.
      Latest: Zoo Decisions 2 (African Precinct) Zoofan15, 21 May 2019 at 10:59 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: Hey all - Honours student here Hipporex, 21 May 2019 at 4:49 AM
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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: New Gallery Request Thread 2019 Hvedekorn, 15 May 2019 at 12:15 PM
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    3. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
      Latest: ZooChat 2018 stats Terry Thomas, 24 Jan 2019
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    4. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
    5. Challenges, Quizzes & Competitions

      Challenges we set for our members, plus quizzes and competitions
      Latest: ZooChat Challenge (Global) 2019 MagpieGoose, 20 May 2019 at 8:34 PM
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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 Kevin, 16 May 2019 at 7:51 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 sooty mangabey, 11 May 2019
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    3. Zoo Games & Simulators

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon
      Latest: Planet Zoo! premierfong, 20 May 2019 at 11:40 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 Zoo Animal Databases Chlidonias, 13 Apr 2019
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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: Your Top Ten Movies Of All Time Brum, 21 May 2019 at 10:09 AM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: Newly discovered / described species 2019 vogelcommando, 21 May 2019 at 9:11 AM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: the perfect zoo lens Stefan Verhoeven, 16 May 2019 at 6:19 PM
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: South Africas largest privat Rhino-breeder tigris115, 2 May 2019
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Online Databases of Animals Held in Australian/NZ Zoos Astrobird, 21 May 2019 at 4:02 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
      Latest: Photos from Guam Zoo birdsandbats, 20 Apr 2019
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    6. Latest: First Post ever ZooBinh, 17 Sep 2018
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    7. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Wild Indonesia Development Zoofan15, 16 May 2019 at 11:18 PM
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    8. Latest: Niue has a duck. But just one. Hix, 12 Dec 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 Ebirah766, 15 Nov 2018
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: ZooChat Challenge Europe 2019 Mr. Zootycoon, 21 May 2019 at 7:23 AM
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    2. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News vogelcommando, 28 May 2018
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    3. Latest: News from Schonbrunn Great Argus, 21 May 2019 at 12:31 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: Pairi Daiza news 2019 lintworm, 21 May 2019 at 11:00 AM
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    7. Latest: Griffon vultures in Bulgaria vogelcommando, 19 Apr 2019
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    8. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    9. Latest: Prague Zoo News 2019 Vision, 20 May 2019 at 8:40 PM
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    10. Latest: Odense Zoo News drill, 9 May 2019
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    11. Latest: Tallinn zoo vogelcommando, 16 Mar 2019
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    12. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki Shirokuma, 4 Jul 2018
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    13. Latest: Parc des Felins news Marco Penello, 20 May 2019 at 1:20 PM
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    14. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    15. Latest: Cologne Zoo news 2019 lintworm, 21 May 2019 at 10:57 AM
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    16. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece Brum, 16 Dec 2018
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    17. Latest: Budapest Zoo HOMIN96, 7 Mar 2019
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    18. Latest: Beluga-release ? vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2019
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    19. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread ArboLowe, 20 May 2019 at 12:27 AM
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    20. Latest: Bioparco di Roma Acinonyx, 20 May 2019 at 6:32 PM
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    21. Latest: Almaty Zoo drill, 6 May 2018
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    22. Latest: Riga Zoo vogelcommando, 25 Jan 2018
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    23. Latest: Lithuanian Sea Museum Giant Panda, 4 Dec 2017
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    24. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    25. Latest: Anyone been to Kishinev Zoo? drill, 22 Apr 2019
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    26. Latest: Blijdorp News 2019 Kifaru Bwana, 21 May 2019 at 10:36 AM
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    27. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 18 May 2018
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    28. Latest: News from Warsaw lintworm, 21 May 2019 at 11:11 AM
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    29. Latest: Lisbon Zoo Tim May, 13 Apr 2019
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    30. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    31. Latest: Oceania mall, Moscow vogelcommando, 8 Apr 2019
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    32. Latest: Belgrade Zoo, Serbia gorst, 9 Sep 2018
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    33. Latest: Bratislava Zoo Jana, 12 Aug 2018
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    34. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo Shirokuma, 29 Jun 2018
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    35. Latest: Barcelona municipal council and Zoo XXI initiative Ursus, 15 May 2019 at 5:30 PM
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    36. Latest: News from Furuviksparken Justanotherzoovisitor, 26 Apr 2019
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    37. Latest: Zoo Basel News zoomaniac, 20 May 2019 at 12:09 PM
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    38. Latest: Aslan Park Jana, 12 Nov 2018
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    39. Latest: Kyiv zoo taun, 15 May 2018
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    40. Latest: Paignton Zoo News 2019 Gigit, 21 May 2019 at 9:16 AM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: North American Polar Bear Population Yi Qi, 19 May 2019 at 1:51 PM
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    2. Latest: High Park Zoo News 2019 Yi Qi, 20 May 2019 at 7:30 PM
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    3. Latest: Adelie Penguin Chicks carlos55, 8 Feb 2019
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    4. Latest: Los Angeles Zoo News 2019 idiosyncrasy, 21 May 2019 at 5:01 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Chittagong Zoo Kakapo, 23 Dec 2018
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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: Shanghai Haichang Ocean Park Open FunkyGibbon, 21 May 2019 at 10:53 AM
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    5. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park aardvark250, 28 May 2018
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    6. Latest: Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Park Kifaru Bwana, 1 May 2019
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    7. Latest: Nagoya - Higashiyama Zoo PossumRoach, 16 May 2019 at 4:14 PM
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    8. Latest: Luang Prabang Wildlife Sanctuary vogelcommando, 25 Nov 2018
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    9. Latest: Zoos of Peninsula Malaysia aardvark250, 2 Feb 2019
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    10. Mongolia

      Discussion about zoos in Mongolia
    11. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    12. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Lahore Zoo - Pakistan J I N X, 26 Apr 2019
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    13. Latest: Talarak Foundation FBBird, 9 May 2019
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    14. Latest: My Singapore Zoo Adventure weekly update amur leopard, 20 May 2019 at 5:45 PM
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    15. Latest: Seoul Zoo news vogelcommando, 1 Apr 2019
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    16. Latest: Trip to Sri Lanka Terry Thomas, 17 Apr 2019
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    17. Latest: Taipei zoo news Loxodonta Cobra, 25 Dec 2018
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    18. Latest: Pata Zoo Zooplantman, 26 Oct 2018
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    19. Latest: Saola Breeding Centre ZooBinh, 28 Mar 2019
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  9. Central & South America

    Discussions about zoos in Central and South America
    1. Latest: Temaikèn - Has anyone visited here? leone, 15 Apr 2019
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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. Bermuda

      Discussion about zoos in Bermuda
    5. Latest: Two year trip to Santiago Chile lintworm, 15 Apr 2019
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    6. Latest: National Aviary of Colombia DesertRhino150, 12 Oct 2018
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    7. Latest: National Zoo of Cuba Kifaru Bwana, 19 Jan 2019
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    8. Dominican Republic

      Discussion about zoos in Dominican Republic
      Latest: Dominican mystery toad vogelcommando, 8 Jan 2015
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    9. Latest: Zoos of Ecuador AWP, 25 Aug 2018
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    10. Panama

      Discussion about zoos in Panama
      Latest: AWP's Third Neotropical Expedition AWP, 7 Apr 2019
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    11. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    12. Latest: Zoos of Peru jwer, 18 Apr 2017
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    13. Latest: Bararida Zoo vogelcommando, 17 Jan 2019
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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 littleRedPanda, 9 Apr 2019
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    3. Latest: Giza Zoo News vogelcommando, 27 Mar 2019
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    4. Gabon

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

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
      Latest: Conservation in Ghana Simon Hampel, 20 Apr 2019
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    6. Latest: Tehran Zoo News Kifaru Bwana, 6 May 2019
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    7. Latest: Jerusalem Biblical Zoo News The_UltimateBea, 10 May 2019
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    8. Latest: Abidjan Zoo vogelcommando, 10 Feb 2017
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    9. Latest: Jordan jwer, 3 Apr 2014
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    10. Latest: TNT's Madagascar Experience ThomasNotTom, 12 Aug 2018
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    11. Latest: Rabat Zoo Zoo Tycooner FR, 22 Jul 2017
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    12. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    13. Latest: Somalia? TeaLovingDave, 21 Apr 2019
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    14. Latest: Photos from The Gambia? vogelcommando, 20 Apr 2019
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    15. Latest: Tunis Zoo vogelcommando, 2 Mar 2017
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    16. Latest: Ziwa Rhino Wildlife Ranch OrangePerson, 19 Feb 2018
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    17. Latest: Ski Dubai vogelcommando, 11 Apr 2019
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    18. Latest: Victoria Falls Snake Park MRJ, 18 Mar 2018
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