Life at CCF

Rebuilding the Visitor Center – Letter from Dr. Laurie Marker

It happened on the afternoon of October 16th. I was in Canada on my annual fall lecture … Read more »

Susan Mitchinson

July 21st CCF received devastating news. Longtime supporter, talented artist, and friend Susan Mitchinson passed away. Over … Read more »

CCF Research Technician to speak at Chehaw Wild Animal Park

We are proud to announce that CCF Research Technician Eli Walker will be speaking at Chehaw Wild … Read more »


My mornings always start with a few grunts, and no plans for the day…or should I say, … Read more »

The Scat Walk

Every morning you will find Lucia and I walking around the two cheetah pens Elands and Hogwarts … Read more »

A Garden for Cheetahs

In early February, the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) began building a diverse organic vegetable garden at its … Read more »

Minja’s annual exam and dental appointment

On the first of March, Minja went to Otjiwarongo to visit the dentist and to have her … Read more »

Xena and Luna: Weeks 3 & 4

7 February 2012 – Day 17 In the morning we mostly followed Luna through the previously burnt … Read more »

Dog encounters warthog!

Firat, one of our breeding male Kangal dogs, had a serious encounter with a warthog in early … Read more »

A Sad Day for CCF

At CCF we strive to keep all of our captive cheetahs healthy and “happy,” providing the best … Read more »