Health

Coronavirus outbreak in cheetahs: lessons for SARS

Serosurvey of viral infections in free-ranging Namibian cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus)

Cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus) in captivity have unusually high morbidity and mortality from infectious diseases, a trait that … Read more »

Dental anomalies and incidence of palatal erosion in Namibian cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus jubatus)

Two hundred and eight wild-caught cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus jubatus) were live trapped on Namibian farmlands and examined … Read more »

Analysis of ovarian and adrenal activity in Namibian cheetahs

Captive breeding of cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus) has had limited success because a high percentage of captive females … Read more »

Morphology, physical condition and growth of the cheetah

Information regarding morphology of wild cheetahs is scant, and even where data exist they rarely were collected … Read more »

Multicentric T-cell lymphoma associated with feline leukemia virus infection in a captive Namibian cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus)

This case report describes a multicentric lymphoma in a 4 yr old female wildborn captive cheetah (Acinonyx … Read more »

Measuring gonadal and adrenal steroids in the feces of wild and wild-caught Namibian cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus)

Terio, K.A. & Marker, L. Measuring Gonadal and Adrenal Steroids in the Feces of Wild and Wild-Caught … Read more »

Prevalences of antibodies to viral diseases in Namibian farmland cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus)

Munson, L., Marker, L., O’Brien, S.J., Everman, J.F., and Spencer, J.A. Prevalences of Antibodies to Viral Diseases … Read more »

The impact of capture and captivity on the health of Namibian farmland cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus)

Munson, L. & Marker, L. The Impact of Capture and Captivity on the Health of Namibian Farmland … Read more »

Lymphosarcoma in a captive Namibian cheetah: a case study

Marker-Kraus, L., DeVincent, S, Scherer, H, Basson, P. A., Munson, L., and Quackenbush, S. L. 1997. Lymphosarcoma … Read more »