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Association of British and Irish Wild Animal Keepers "ABWAK is a membership organisation for those interested and involved in the keeping and conservation of wild animals, which seeks to achieve the highest standards of excellence in animal welfare through communication, cooperation, training and development." ABWAK 
Australasian Zoo & Circus Animals Historical Journal "Here we aim to find out what happened to some of those circus and zoo animals we knew as children or have read about." Contact made via ZooChat 
British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums "We are the professional body representing the best zoos and aquariums in Britain and Ireland. Our Member Collections pride themselves on their excellent animal welfare, education and conservation work. BIAZA supports them in their work and helps promote the work of good zoos and aquariums." BIAZA 
Chessington Zoo & Circus Archive Dedicated to the historic past of Chessington Zoo & Circus ​​and it's days before becoming ​Chessington World of Adventures in 1987. The Chessington Zoo & Circus Archive is privately run and is not affiliated to, operated, endorsed or sponsored by Chessington World of Adventures. 
Chessington Zoo in Old Postcards "I first went to Chessington Zoo in the early 1950's. Those were the days before words like Conservation and Preservation came into being." Site is privately run as a hobby 
Circus "No Spin Zone" "A Blog designed for discussion of topics related to, but not limited to, Circus, Zoos, Animal Training, and Animal Welfare/Husbandry. Sometimes opening up the dialog is the best starting point of all. And if for nothing else when people who agree and don't agree, get together and start discussing it, it will open up a lot of peoples minds. Debate and discussion even amongst themselves opens a window where there wasn't one before." Wade and Adam Burck 
Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs "Defra was formed in June 2001 when the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (MAFF) was merged with part of the Department of Environment, Transport and the Regions (DETR) and with a small part of the Home Office." Defra 
European Association of Zoos and Aquaria "Formed in 1992, EAZA’s mission is to facilitate cooperation within the European zoo and aquarium community towards the goals of education, research and conservation." EAZA 
Independent Zoo Enthusiasts Society "Founded in 1995 The Independent Zoo Enthusiasts Society exists to promote an interest in all aspects of good zoos around the world and to counter misinformation on the same subject." IZES - Publishes Zoo Grapevine & International Zoo News 
International Zoo Educators Association "The IZE is an association dedicated to expanding the educational impact of zoos and aquariums worldwide. Its mission is to improve the education programs in the facilities of its members, to provide access to the latest thinking, techniques, and information in conservation education and to support excellence in animal care and welfare. " IZEA 
Leszoosdanslemonde "Leszoosdanslemonde is a portal to information about zoos spaces around the world, created by Jonas Livet in September 2001." Jonas Livet 
Marine Conservation Society "The UK charity for the protection of our seas, shores and wildlife." Includes references to aquariums and zoos 
National Fairground and Circus Archive "The Archive collects material from the fairground, circus and the allied industries that found a place in the early travelling fair, including early film, circus, sideshows, magic, boxing, variety and amusement parks, until they developed into their own distinctive form of entertainment." Based at the University of Sheffield. Subjects covered include: Animal Acts; Circus; Menageries; and Zoological Gardens. 
Natural History Museum at Tring "Discover the fascinating range of animals collected by Lionel Walter Rothschild in our beautiful Victorian Museum. It is home to the world-class research and collections of the Natural History Museum's Bird Group." Tring 
Otter Joy "Otter Joy is wholly owned and operated by L.C. Wright. All opinions are my own. This site is not affiliated to any organisation or body." Species specific enthusiasts site 
Primate Society of Great Britain "PSGB, the UK's national primatological society, is dedicated to the advancement of primate research, conservation, and captive care." PSGB 
Rhino Resource Center "The Rhino Resource Center is committed to assisting research and conservation of the rhinoceros worldwide by collecting all publications and maintaining archives." Edited by Dr Kees Rookmaaker 
Smithsonian Institution Libraries "We are the most comprehensive museum library system in the world, supporting the vital research of the Institution as well as the work of scientists and scholars near and far." Includes a collection of zoo related publications 
Species360 "Founded in 1974, Species360 is a mission-based, non-profit NGO serving the global community of zoos, aquariums and other wildlife organizations in 90+ countries. “Global information serving conservation” is our tagline, and we are helping our members save endangered animals from extinction." Species360 was formerly known as Information Species Information System. 
UK Dolphinaria Archive Cetacean (whale and dolphin) keeping in the UK actually goes back considerably further than one might imagine with historical references to porpoises being held at The Brighton Aquarium and beluga whale being display at the Westminster Aquarium. Wealth of information and pictures. 
Ultimate Ungulate "The goal of the Ultimate Ungulate Page is to provide reliable information, pictures, and links for all of the world's ungulates to the global online community." Brent Huffman 
Zoo-AG Bielefeld "We are a group of biology students and graduates from the University of Bielefeld, northwestern Germany, but also keepers, architects and multimedia specialists. We meet twice a month to discuss new developments in the zoo world, to give talks about recently visited zoos from all over the world and about conferences, to listen to guest talks and to work on our various projects." Zoo-AG 
ZooChat "The world's largest community built especially for zoo and animal conservation enthusiasts. Our discussion forums are full of fascinating information and news about zoos and animals, and our amazing collection of photographs of animals and zoos worldwide is unsurpassed." Widely used discussion forum 
Zoo Guide Directory "This site presents over 750 UK zoo guide covers pictorially, providing a quick and easy overview of zoo guides from over 100 zoological collections." Maintained as a hobby. 
Zoo Information Germany "All information about 800 zoos, wildlife parks, aquaria, bird parks, reptile parks, bird-of-prey centres and butterfly farms in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and France." More then 800 zoos in their database 
ZooLex Zoo Design Organization "The ZooLex Zoo Design Organization was established to help improve holding conditions for wild animals in captivity." Detailed description of enclosure design 
Zootierliste This website is the English version of a database for the current and former vertebrate inventories of European zoos and other public collections. It is tried to keep the data as comprehensive and up-to-date as possible - therefore we appreciate the help of interested people.  
ZSL Library "Founded in 1826, ZSL Library is one of the major zoological libraries in the world and is open to all." Monday to Friday, 9.30am-5.30pm 
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