What We Learned From the Dirt Beneath Feet, Hooves, and Paws on the Savanna

Widespread rangeland degradation in Namibia has changed the landscape dramatically. Decades of farming has altered … Read more »

Dr. Laurie Marker’s
Spring Tour 2018

For more detailed information on CCF’s events please visit our events calendar here. Colorado March … Read more »

Help us Name our New Scat Detecting Dogs in Training!

We’ve received two new Belgian Malinois puppies for CCF’s scat dog program. The two female … Read more »

CCF books Cheetahs – Biology and Conservation Biodiversity of the World, Chewbaaka and
A Future for Cheetahs available now!


CCF’s books are high-quality, beautiful and informative. CCF’s Founder and Executive Director, Dr. Laurie Marker teamed-up with fellow conservationists, scientists, photographers, and illustrators to create the publications at the book page linked below. These professionally bound books make great gifts and significant portion of the purchase prices goes to support Cheetah Conservation Fund!

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Most of the photography on our site has been kindly donated to CCF by photographers like Suzi Eszterhas.

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At the Rainbow’s End – Working Guest Blog

Most people have their adventures in youth – I am having mine in retirement! I … 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.