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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: Can Any Animal be Held in Captivity? TheMightyOrca, 19 Jan 2017 at 3:29 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.
  2. Community

    Discussion for or about the ZooChat community
    1. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
      Latest: Forum outage Kifaru Bwana, 19 Dec 2016
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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: Hello from Chicago vogelcommando, 18 Jan 2017 at 10:44 PM
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    3. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
      Latest: IZES Spring Meeting Nisha, 16 Jan 2017 at 2:20 PM
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    4. ZooChat Website Help & Feedback

      Ask for help with using the forums and post suggestions for improvements.
      Latest: Resource section - Trip Reports / Zoo Reviews? zooboy28, 19 Jan 2017 at 2:38 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.
    2. Zoo & Wildlife Games, Simulators & Quizzes

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon and zoo quizes
      Latest: Possible future zoo simulator: Planet Safari? overread, 18 Jan 2017 at 12:16 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: Zoo guide archive? snowleopard, 16 Jan 2017 at 1:40 PM
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: Zoomoments e-lajos, 15 Jan 2017 at 3:44 PM
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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: Ocelot-trapping vogelcommando, 18 Jan 2017 at 7:29 PM
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    2. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: The Third Vote: The Vote Farhan Khalid, 18 Jan 2017 at 10:04 PM
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    3. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Beetles as pets Zoovolunteer, 18 Jan 2017 at 3:45 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: Made-up Animals littlewallaby, 19 Jan 2017 at 2:47 AM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: TWPZ News 2017 boof, 19 Jan 2017 at 5:47 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
    4. Latest: Kula Eco-park, Fiji gerenuk, 23 Aug 2014
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    5. Latest: First Post ever Hix, 20 Mar 2010
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    6. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Wellington Zoo News 2017 zooboy28, 19 Jan 2017 at 4:08 AM
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    7. Latest: Whales photographed mating in Niue Hix, 24 Aug 2012
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    8. Latest: Chlidonias also goes tropical.... Chlidonias, 31 May 2013
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    9. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Hix, 22 Nov 2016
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: 2017 Europe Zoochat Challenge ArboLowe, 18 Jan 2017 at 11:56 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, 9 Jan 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 vogelcommando, 17 Jan 2017 at 4:04 PM
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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 at 9:00 AM
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    9. Latest: Illegal animal trade vogelcommando, 9 Jan 2017
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    10. Latest: zoo Zlín Jana, 18 Jan 2017 at 5:34 PM
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    11. Latest: Copenhagen Zoo news 2015 and 2016 pipaluk, 11 Jan 2017
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    12. Latest: Tallinn zoo vogelcommando, 3 Jan 2017
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    13. Latest: Ranua Zoo 2017 AdvoCat, 9 Jan 2017
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    14. Latest: Zoo d'Amiens news vogelcommando, 15 Jan 2017 at 9:12 PM
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    15. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 29 Apr 2016
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    16. Latest: Duisburg Zoo kiang, 18 Jan 2017 at 12:24 AM
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    17. Latest: Budapest Zoo snowleopard, 16 Jan 2017 at 1:35 PM
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    18. Latest: Beluga-release ? vogelcommando, 21 Dec 2016
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    19. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread ArboLowe, 5 Jan 2017
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    20. Latest: Italian Zoos News Piko, 2 Jan 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: Apklausa apie gyvunus tubvilius, 4 Jun 2015
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    24. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    25. Latest: Almere Jungle vogelcommando, 16 Jan 2017 at 9:01 PM
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    26. Latest: Kristiansand zoo Thesweham, 8 Jan 2017
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    27. Latest: Wroclaw zoo news 2017 Jurek7, 16 Jan 2017 at 1:17 AM
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    28. Latest: Lisbon Zoo Pertinax, 9 Jan 2017
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    29. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    30. Latest: Oceania mall, Moscow kiang, 13 Jan 2017 at 9:06 AM
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    31. Latest: Belgrade Zoo, Serbia vogelcommando, 6 Aug 2016
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    32. Latest: Bojnice Zoo Nisha, 24 Oct 2016
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    33. Latest: Olm-breeding vogelcommando, 6 Oct 2016
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    34. Latest: Beluga born kiang, 18 Jan 2017 at 10:25 AM
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    35. Latest: Skansen news Thesweham, 14 Jan 2017 at 9:28 AM
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    36. Latest: Zoo Basel News Bib Fortuna, 15 Jan 2017 at 10:27 AM
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    37. Latest: Darica Faruk Yalcin Zoo Nisha, 9 Jan 2017
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    38. Latest: Biopark Odessa vogelcommando, 22 Nov 2016
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    39. Latest: Edinburgh Zoo News 2017 ArboLowe, 18 Jan 2017 at 10:41 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Toronto Zoo Developments 2017 Leo, 19 Jan 2017 at 2:04 AM
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    2. Latest: Getting ready to visit vogelcommando, 30 Dec 2016
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    3. Latest: Erie Zoo 2017 News SamMetz, 19 Jan 2017 at 5:32 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Red lists of Bangladesh vogelcommando, 7 Jan 2017
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    2. Latest: Chimelong park news vogelcommando, 16 Jan 2017 at 4:06 PM
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    3. Latest: National Zoological Park (New Delhi) Chlidonias, 14 Jan 2017 at 12:47 PM
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    4. Latest: Bandung Zoo vogelcommando, 18 Jan 2017 at 6:35 PM
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    5. Latest: Zoo News vogelcommando, 18 Jan 2017 at 7:44 PM
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    6. Latest: Laos Wildlife Rescue Center Kifaru Bwana, 17 Dec 2016
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    7. Latest: Zooboy28 Goes to Borneo Hix, 6 Jan 2017
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    8. Latest: River dolphins in Nepal vogelcommando, 17 Dec 2016
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    9. Latest: Talarak Foundation vogelcommando, 28 Dec 2016
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    10. Latest: WRS Mandai expansion plans Zooish, 16 Jan 2017 at 7:28 AM
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    11. Latest: Giant pandas arrive in South Korea Nisha, 6 Oct 2016
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    12. Latest: Tha Lad Zoo vogelcommando, 8 Jan 2017
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    13. Latest: Taipei zoo news kiang, 12 Jan 2017
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    14. Latest: Vietnams last Javan rhino vogelcommando, 22 Sep 2016
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  9. Central & South America

    Discussions about zoos in Central and South America
    1. Latest: Mendoza Zoo and aquarium Kifaru Bwana, 10 Nov 2016
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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: Zoo News devilfish, 28 Aug 2016
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    5. Latest: Zoo Ribeirao Preto vogelcommando, 12 Nov 2016
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    6. Latest: Cali Zoo News kiang, 3 Jun 2016
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    7. Latest: Animals that live on Cuba Dassie rat, 17 Sep 2015
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    8. Latest: Galapagos animalszoos, 19 Apr 2016
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    9. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
    10. Latest: Turtle release vogelcommando, 3 Nov 2016
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    11. Latest: M'Bogicua Breeding Sataion vogelcommando, 29 Mar 2015
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  10. Africa & Middle East

    Discussions about zoos in Africa and the Middle East
    1. Latest: Taiz Zoo - Yemen Tresio, 21 Dec 2016
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    2. Botswana

      Discussion about zoos in Botswana
    3. Latest: Loro Parque Tenerife vogelcommando, 15 Jan 2017 at 9:22 PM
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    4. Ghana

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
    5. Latest: Protection The asiatic cheetah devilfish, 3 Sep 2016
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    6. Latest: Ramat Gan Safari and Zoo Giant Panda, 30 Dec 2016
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    7. Latest: Monkeys vs chocolate vogelcommando, 1 Apr 2015
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    8. Latest: Houbara smuggling vogelcommando, 10 Sep 2016
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    9. Latest: Mauritius Bat Count vogelcommando, 28 Oct 2016
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    10. Latest: New conservation centre vogelcommando, 7 Oct 2016
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    11. Latest: Jos Wildlife Park vogelcommando, 13 Jul 2016
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    12. Latest: Al Wabra wildlife center kiang, 26 Jul 2016
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    13. Latest: Lion re-introduction Pleistohorse, 30 Jun 2015
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    14. Latest: Saving Saudi's Vultures vogelcommando, 30 Dec 2016
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    15. Latest: Kudu21 Does South Africa! Kudu21, 10 Jan 2017
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    16. Latest: Kipunji Quest, Lintworm goes to Tanzania lintworm, 18 Jan 2017 at 7:39 AM
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    17. Latest: Good Elephant news savethelephant, 4 Jun 2015
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    18. Latest: Camel Reproduction Centre - Dubai vogelcommando, 17 Jan 2017 at 3:07 PM
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    19. 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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