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Help Us Name Our Puppy!

A lone puppy was born. One of a litter of four, his three litter mates … Read more »

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Dr. Laurie Marker Interview in WAZA Magazine

Please enjoy the World Association of Zoos and Aquarium’s 80th Anniversary issue of WAZA NEWS … Read more »

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Chewbaaka Challenge – 2015

It has been more than four years since my best cheetah friend Chewbaaka passed away. … 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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Photographer Suzi Eszterhas also donates her work to benefit CCF. You can see her photography in the Support Our Research button and Cheetah Facts section on this page.

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Livestock Management – Australia & Namibia

Last week CCF had the pleasure of having Linda van Bommel, a researcher from Australia, … Read more »

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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.