L. Munson

Namibian farmland cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus) demonstrate seronegativity for antibodies against Bacillus anthracis

INTRODUCTION The cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) is a vulnerable species, with estimates of only 6700 animals left in … Read more »

Increasing age influences uterine integrity, but not ovarian function or oocyte quality in the cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus)

Although the cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) routinely lives for more than 12 yr in ex situ collections, females … Read more »

Extrinsic factors significantly affect patterns of disease in free-ranging and captive cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) populations

The cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) has been considered a paradigm for disease vulnerability due to loss of genetic … Read more »

Comparison of Helicobacter spp. In cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus) with and without gastritis

Chronic gastritis causes significant morbidity and mortality in captive cheetahs but is rare in wild cheetahs despite … Read more »

Prevalence of Bartonella infection in wild African lions (Panthera leo) and cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus)

Bartonella species are emerging pathogens that have been isolated worldwide from humans and other mammals. Our objective … Read more »

Evidence for chronic stress in captive but not free-ranging cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus) based on adrenal morphology and function

The cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) is highly endangered because of loss of habitat in the wild and failure … Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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