IMG_8041_LM Dr. Laurie Marker

For Dr. Marker's scientific papers please see author listings for L.L. Marker.

The Decline of Wild Cheetah Genetic Diversity and a Surprise from Successful Sires

I have worked in collaborated with leading geneticist, Dr. Stephen O’Brien, and collaborators from the Smithsonian Institute … Read more »


Chewbaaka’s Wild Cheetah Challenge – Double your Donations!

Thank you for your support, our challenge period is now closed but donations will be doubled again … Read more »

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Eulogy for CCF’s Longtime Resident Cheetah Rosy

CCF’s longtime resident cheetah Rosy passed away in late June (2016). Dr. Laurie Marker – CCF’s founder … Read more »

Spring Tour 2016 - Busch Gardens Kids group from Pinellas Academy of Math and Science with Dr. Marker

CCF Spring Tour 2016

My Spring Tour 2016 began in March when I went to Australia for my first Australia tour. … Read more »

2015 Year-End Progress Report

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Zinzi: Teetering on the Brink of Success

In 2009, Zinzi, a 10 – 12 month old female cheetah, was captured by a farmer in … Read more »


How To Celebrate Earth Day

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is … Read more »


A Day in the Life – 01/09/14

We have many individuals and crews contact us throughout the year to get a chance to come … Read more »

Winter 2014 – Notes from the Field

CLICK the link below to go to a specific section In this Issue: Photo Favorite | Livestock … Read more »


A Day in the Life – 12/10/14

Today we loaded 6 puppies into a truck headed for Tanzania’s Ruaha Carnivore Project, which is part … Read more »