Special Earth Day Message for 2017

We have one Earth and together we can make this place sustainable for future generations. … Read more »

Amyloidosis in Captive Cheetahs – Is it in Their Genes?

Cheetahs in captivity have an unusually high prevalence of a fatal disease called systemic amyloid … Read more »

CCF Research Centre Is Open to Everyone

Since 1990, CCF has envisioned to be an internationally recognized centre of excellence in research … Read more »

CCF books Chewbaaka and
A Future for Cheetahs available now!

CCF’s self-published books are high-quality, beautiful and informative. CCF’s Founder and Executive Director, Dr. Laurie Marker teamed-up with 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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CCF Blog

CCF loses a “Scientist”

Mendel was a resident cheetah living at Cheetah Conservation Fund. During his lifetime Mendel had … 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.