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Cheetah Speed in Sochi!

A True Cheetah Friend… Cheetah Conservation Fund was so proud to watch as its European … Read more »

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Announcing a new book: A Future For Cheetahs

Dr. Laurie Marker and noted wildlife photographer Suzi Eszterhas have teamed up to bring you the most intimate portrait yet of the world’s fastest land animal.

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See Dr. Laurie Marker in the US this Spring! April 11- May 18

Dr. Laurie Marker’s Spring Tour 11 April 2014 – 18 May 2014 Join us for … Read more »

About Us

The Cheetah Conservation Fund is an internationally recognized center of excellence in the conservation of cheetahs and their ecosystems.

We develop best practices in research, education, and land use to benefit all species, including people.

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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.