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A park or an institution in which living animals are kept and usually exhibited to the public. Also called zoological garden.

Expanded Description:

Zoos are always fun to visit for folks of all ages. Your mission is to find a local zoo. If the zoo has not been logged you can log it. Otherwise, you can visit the zoo and still get credit for it thanks to

Your zoo must be genuine with real live animals to qualify.

Wildlife parks,where the animals are maintained in a more natural environment are also acceptable, but please no bird sanctuaries or aquariums. Also excluded are farms and petting zoos, evne if they are called zoos, that have primarily domestic animals.

Instructions for Posting a Zoos Waymark:

To get credit for this cache:

  • Find a zoological garden or Tierpark anywhere in the world that has not already been recorded.
  • Mark the coordinates of the main entrance.
  • Take a picture of the entrance, clearly showing an identifying sign or lettering. Include some great animal photos if you can. NO GPSr photos are required!!
  • Log your visit. Be sure to provide any information you may have about the zoo. Please include their website address if you have it.
  • Don't forget to upload your photos. Entries without photos will be deleted immediately without notice!
  • SPECIAL NOTE: While the details outlined in our category description, and the requirements listed in the posting instructions, cover the MINIMUM elements and standards for all waymarks in this category, each waymark will also be evaluated by a volunteer reviewer for overall quality and appropriateness. If a reviewer deems that there are deficiencies in some aspect of the waymark, the waymark may be either declined or accepted with request for changes and/or additions in either content or format.

    Each waymark will be evaluated on its own merits. We will endeavor to be reasonable and flexible while maintaining the quality standards for the category. If there is a disagreement, try to work it out with the evaluating officer, or appeal to the group leader, but we reserve the right to accept or decline a waymark based on our best judgement.

    LANGUAGE NOTE: We recognize waymarking as a global hobby and welcome waymarks from all countries. Because of our international scope, we also acknowledge ENGLISH as our lingua franca. English will create the highest level of accessibility globally. All waymarks must have at least a short description in ENGLISH. We encourage bilingual and multilingual waymarks, but one of the languages must be English. We have volunteer translators to help.

    Relying on software or internet based translators, such as Babylon and Google Translate, may NOT yield accurate translations that are intelligible. Use these only when there is no alternative. Although we do not expect grammatical perfection, a waymark may be declined if there the English language is not understandable.

  • Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
    Please tell us a story about your visit to the zoo and the date of your visit. Additional photos, especially animals, are appreciated, but not required.
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    Image for zoodyssée - Chizé,FRview gallery

    SESE22.4 km

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    Zooszoodyssée - Chizé,FR

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    Parc Animalier de Chizé

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sara et gege

    location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

    date approved: 2/3/2014

    last visited: 6/15/2014

    Image for La Vallée des Singes - Romagne, Franceview gallery

    EE70.5 km

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    ZoosLa Vallée des Singes - Romagne, France

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    The zoo includes several species of apes: gorilla, marmoset, capuchin, lemur ... located Romagne

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tooms et Jess

    location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

    date approved: 10/9/2013

    last visited: 4/28/2009

    Image for [Zoo] Palmyre - Zooview gallery

    SWSW76.9 km

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    Zoos[Zoo] Palmyre - Zoo

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    Palmyre Zoo, build in 1966. Recognized as one of the biggest and greatest zoo in France.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BmarcW

    location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

    date approved: 5/20/2015

    last visited: 3/6/2018

    Image for zoo des sables d'olonne (Sables d'Olonne France)view gallery

    WW90 km

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    Zooszoo des sables d'olonne (Sables d'Olonne France)

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    zoo des sables d'olonne The Sables d'Olonne zoo

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lamiche37

    location: Pays de la Loire, France

    date approved: 8/23/2019

    last visited: 9/1/2019

    Image for La planète des crocodiles - Civaux, Nouvelle Aquitaineview gallery

    EE101.1 km

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    ZoosLa planète des crocodiles - Civaux, Nouvelle Aquitaine

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    [FR] La Planète des crocodiles est un parc zoologique et botanique français de 5 000 m² ouvert depuis août 2008 sur la commune de Civaux. [EN] The Planet of Crocodiles is a French zoological and botanical park of 5000 m² open since August 2008.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

    location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

    date approved: 12/1/2018

    last visited: 4/24/2019

    Image for Zoo de Doué la Fontaine - Franceview gallery

    NN105.7 km

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    ZoosZoo de Doué la Fontaine - France

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    Bienvenue au BIOPARC de Doué la Fontaine, parc de la vie. Welcome to the BIOPARC of Doué la Fontaine, the park of life.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

    location: Pays de la Loire, France

    date approved: 4/25/2017

    last visited: 7/6/2019

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