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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: Beaked Whale - Historical RatioTile, 20 Nov 2019 at 2:43 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 3: Phase 2 (1960-1984) TheGerenuk, 20 Nov 2019 at 3:27 AM
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  2. Community

    Discussion for or about the ZooChat community
    1. Challenges, Quizzes & Competitions

      Challenges we set for our members, plus quizzes and competitions
      Latest: ZooChat Challenge (Global) 2019 birdsandbats, 20 Nov 2019 at 2:08 AM
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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: Hi birdsandbats, 17 Nov 2019 at 7:31 PM
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    3. 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: Reminder - photo guidelines Simon Hampel, 19 Nov 2019 at 9:50 PM
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    4. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
      Latest: Server outage Simon Hampel, 2 Jul 2019
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    5. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
  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: America's Top 100 Zoos & Aquariums Tim Brown, 19 Nov 2019 at 1:42 PM
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    2. Zoo Memorabilia

      Discussion about all the stuff you bring back from the zoo - guidebooks, maps, souvenirs, photos etc!
      Latest: New Zooguidebooks Crowthorne, 17 Nov 2019 at 11:02 AM
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    3. Zoo Games & Simulators

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon
      Latest: Planet Zoo! Anteaterman, 20 Nov 2019 at 12:50 AM
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: Map Captive Okapi tigris115, 27 Oct 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.
    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: Ecological news and research DesertRhino150, 19 Nov 2019 at 10:52 PM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: Photography help with Nikon D3000 Arizona Docent, 16 Nov 2019 at 3:08 AM
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Painted desert sheep Batto, 13 Nov 2019
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: Perth Zoo News 2019 Nisha, 19 Nov 2019 at 12:12 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
      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 MonkeyBat, 21 Aug 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: Orana Wildlife Park News 2019 Zoofan15, 19 Nov 2019 at 9:54 PM
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    8. Latest: Niue has a duck. But just one. Hix, 12 Dec 2018
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    9. Latest: Port Moresby Nature Park Goura, 13 Oct 2019
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    10. Latest: Samoa’s first zoo? Chlidonias, 16 Jun 2019
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    11. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Ebirah766, 15 Nov 2018
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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 Schmiding Jola, 2 Oct 2019
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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: Pairi Daiza news 2019 lintworm, 14 Nov 2019 at 4:32 PM
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    6. Latest: Griffon vultures in Bulgaria vogelcommando, 19 Apr 2019
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    7. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    8. Latest: Plzen off show species list? HOMIN96, 19 Nov 2019 at 8:34 PM
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    9. Latest: Copenhagen Zoo news 2018-19 Elephantelephant, 31 Oct 2019
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    10. Latest: Tallinn zoo lintworm, 3 Jun 2019
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    11. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki JamesB, 20 Jul 2019
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    12. Latest: Tropicalia Sneeuwpanter, 8 Nov 2019
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    13. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    14. Latest: News from Landau vogelcommando, 19 Nov 2019 at 9:44 AM
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    15. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece Brum, 16 Dec 2018
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    16. Latest: Budapest Zoo lintworm, 12 Jun 2019
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    17. Latest: Reykjavik Zoo News Gigit, 7 Aug 2019
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    18. Latest: New wildlife park in Donegal. AthleticBinturong, 3 Nov 2019
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    19. Latest: Safari Park (Pombia) news Kifaru Bwana, 17 Nov 2019 at 7:38 PM
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    20. Latest: Almaty Zoo drill, 6 May 2018
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    21. Latest: Riga Zoo vogelcommando, 25 Jan 2018
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    22. Latest: Lithuanian Sea Museum Giant Panda, 4 Dec 2017
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    23. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    24. Latest: Anyone been to Kishinev Zoo? drill, 22 Apr 2019
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    25. Latest: Landgoed Hoenderdaell vogelcommando, 18 Nov 2019 at 8:58 PM
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    26. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 21 Aug 2019
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    27. Latest: Wrocław zoo news 2019 vogelcommando, 18 Nov 2019 at 9:05 PM
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    28. Latest: Zoo de Lagos news drill, 7 Oct 2019
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    29. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    30. Latest: Belgrade Zoo, Serbia gorst, 1 Jun 2019
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    31. Latest: Malkia Park - Big Cat Rescue Arek, 8 Jul 2019
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    32. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo Jobovc, 5 Jul 2019
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    33. Latest: Parken Zoo news 2015 Hammy, 6 Nov 2019
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    34. Latest: Zurich Zoo News 2019 Elephantelephant, 19 Nov 2019 at 7:43 AM
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    35. Latest: Aslan Park Jana, 12 Nov 2018
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    36. Latest: Kyiv zoo taun, 15 May 2018
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    37. Latest: Animals kept at london zoo in the past Onychorhynchus coronatus, 20 Nov 2019 at 12:51 AM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: North American Orangutan Population savetherhino, 19 Nov 2019 at 1:14 PM
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    2. Latest: Calgary Zoo News 2019 Yi Qi, 19 Nov 2019 at 11:01 PM
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    3. Latest: VallaZoo, Valladolid: Full Species List ralph, 10 Oct 2019
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    4. Latest: Dallas Zoo News 2019 Luke da Zoo nerd, 19 Nov 2019 at 9:21 PM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Recent Asian Zoo Visits Chlidonias, 27 Oct 2019
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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: Qinhuangdao Facts and News Bagger Jan, 19 Nov 2019 at 5:39 PM
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    5. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park aardvark250, 28 May 2018
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    6. Latest: Assam State Zoo news vogelcommando, 18 Nov 2019 at 9:29 PM
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    7. Latest: Japan in January aardvark250, 19 Nov 2019 at 8:31 AM
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    8. Latest: Lao Zoo species lists, October 2019 Chlidonias, 28 Oct 2019
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    9. Macau

      Discussion about zoos in Macau
    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: Dera Ghasi Khan Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 15 Oct 2019
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    13. Latest: Manila Zoo vogelcommando, 11 Oct 2019
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    14. Latest: My Singapore Zoo Adventure weekly update Singapore Zoo support, 17 Nov 2019 at 2:17 PM
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    15. Latest: Seoul Zoo NVP, 19 Sep 2019
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    16. Latest: Sri Lankan National Zoo vogelcommando, 28 Oct 2019
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    17. Latest: Taipei Zoo New Rainforest Exhibit albertonykus, 4 Sep 2019
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    18. Latest: The Sea Shell - Phu Quoc vogelcommando, 15 Oct 2019
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  9. Central & South America

    Discussions about zoos in Central and South America
    1. Latest: Review of Atlantis Bahamas Blackduiker, 26 Mar 2010
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    2. Latest: Hybrid crocodiles wally war eagle, 7 Oct 2015
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    3. Bermuda

      Discussion about zoos in Bermuda
      Latest: Dolphin Quest - Bermuda vogelcommando, 18 Nov 2019 at 9:23 PM
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    4. Latest: Lear's macaw at Belo Horizonte zoo Onychorhynchus coronatus, 19 Nov 2019 at 1:49 PM
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    5. Latest: Santiago Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Oct 2019
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    6. Latest: Cali Zoo News vogelcommando, 3 Nov 2019
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    7. Latest: Herpetofauna in Costa Rican Zoos AWP, 15 Jul 2019
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    8. Latest: Havana Zoo news vogelcommando, 5 Nov 2019
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    9. Dominican Republic

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

      Discussion about zoos in Panama
    12. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    13. Latest: Zoos of Peru jwer, 18 Apr 2017
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    14. 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 vogelcommando, 18 Nov 2019 at 9:18 PM
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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, 3 Jun 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 Mehdi, 22 Jul 2017
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    12. Latest: Attack on Ogba Zoo vogelcommando, 6 Oct 2019
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    13. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    14. Latest: Somalia? TeaLovingDave, 21 Apr 2019
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    15. Latest: Johannesburg zoo news vogelcommando, 14 Jun 2019
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    16. Latest: Photos from The Gambia? vogelcommando, 20 Apr 2019
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    17. Latest: Tunis Zoo vogelcommando, 2 Mar 2017
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    18. Latest: New zoos for Uganda vogelcommando, 21 Oct 2019
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    19. Latest: Victoria Falls Snake Park MRJ, 18 Mar 2018
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