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Rebuilding the Visitor Center – Letter from Dr. Laurie Marker

It happened on the afternoon of October 16th. I was in Canada on my annual … Read more »

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Dr. Laurie Marker’s Fall Tour of the U.S. and Canada!

Dr. Laurie Marker arrives in the United States on Sept. 14 to attend the national … Read more »

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Intern Story – Alicia Walsh

If you had told me when I first started college that I would spend a … Read more »

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Purchase now! A Future for Cheetahs, authored by CCF’s Founder and Executive Director, Dr. Laurie Marker and photographer Suzi Eszterhas. The 208 page full color coffee table book, shares the story of the cheetahs race against extinction – illustrated with some of the rarest and most beautiful images yet of wild cheetah.
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Cheetah Facts

The cheetah’s slender, long-legged body is built for speed. Cheetahs are tan in color with black spots all over their bodies.
70mph (113km/hr) Top speed of cheetahs
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Did You Know?

When cheetahs are running, they use their tails to help them steer and turn in the direction they want to go, like the rudder of a boat.