Scientific Papers

Morphological abnormalities in Namibian cheetahs Acinonyx jubatus

Extensive genetic studies have shown that cheetahs are genetically homozygous, a condition that makes their survival more … Read more »

01.01.1997 • By

Conservation strategies for the long-term survival of the cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) by the Cheetah Conservation Fund, Windhoek

The Cheetah Acinonyx jubatus is declining throughout its range because of loss of habitat, a declining prey … Read more »

01.01.1997 • By ,

History of the cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) in zoos 1829-1994

Since 1829 the African Cheetah Acinonyx jubatus has been exhibited in over 373 zoological facilities. As at … Read more »

11.08.1996 • By

The Namibian free-ranging cheetah

This article is a brief overview of the cheetah’s natural history, what we know about cheetahs, and … Read more »

Captive breeding of the cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) in North American zoos

The African cheetah has been bred in North American zoological facilities since 1956. The captive population has … Read more »

Factors in cheetah conservation

Marker, L. L. (1985) Factors in cheetah conservation. Regional Proc. Amer. Assoc. Zoo. Parks & Aquar. AAZPA … Read more »

01.01.1985 • By

Genetic basis for species vulnerability in the cheetah

A population genetic survey of over 200 structural loci previously revealed that the South African cheetah (Acinonyx … Read more »