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This Impoverished Region Is a Hub for the Cheetah Trade. Now It's Fighting Back
Offbeat  (tags: cheetahs, protection, wildlife, environment, animals )

Cher
- 166 days ago - nationalgeographic.com
Resource-poor Somaliland is taking the initiative to end the trafficking of cheetah cubs from the Horn of Africa to Gulf states.
Somalia's Cheetah Smuggling Ring
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, smuggling ring, cheetahs )

Cher
- 190 days ago - mg.co.za
Campaigners are calling for urgent cross- border action to halt the illegal trafficking of cheetah cubs from the Horn of Africa into wealthy Gulf states, where the animals are kept as pets and traded and paraded on social media sites.
Tinder for Cheetahs? Big Cats Are Attracted By Urine Smell
Offbeat  (tags: cheetahs, breeding, big cats )

Cher
- 304 days ago - scientificamerican.com
The enticing scent of pee could help female felines choose the best mate
Animals With Cameras: Cheetahs in Full Speed Hunting Mode - as Seen By the Big Cat
Offbeat  (tags: cheetahs, wildlife, pictures )

Jeri
- 466 days ago - express.co.uk
A trio of orphaned cheetahs raised by conservationist Marlice van Vuuren in the scrublands of Namibia were filmed perfecting their hunting techniques with deadly efficiency.
Cheetah Welcomes 8 Cubs at St. Louis Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: cheetahs, zoos, birth )

Jeri
- 499 days ago - abcnews.go.com
The average litter size for a cheetah is three to five cubs.

Offbeat  (tags: zoo, cheetahs, support dogs, animals, interesting, humans, pictures, wildlife, dogs )

Lone
- 675 days ago - boredpanda.com
When they have a dog around, cheetahs relax and learn confident behaviors they can mimic
Test Your Cheetah IQ QUIZ
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, protection, cheetahs, quiz )

Anna
- 870 days ago - awf.org
how much do you actually know about these cats? Maybe youâEUR(TM)re an expert, or maybe you still have some learning to doâEUR¦ Test your knowledge with the Steller flipbook below to find out!
Captivating Footage Shows Baby Cheetahs Raised in a Wildlife Sanctuary Being Taught to Hunt for the First Time
Offbeat  (tags: cheetahs, cubs, rescued, hunting, pictures )

Scooby
- 1208 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
While human children must learn to read and write, cheetah cubs must learn how to perfect their hunting skills.
Happy International Cheetah Day
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cheetahs, wildlife, protection )

Jeri
- 1262 days ago - cheetah.org
Why December 4th? It is the birthday of Khayam, a cheetah Dr. Marker raised from a cub at Wildlife Safari, in Oregon. Khayam was trained for the first research project in rewilding and inspired her first trip to Namibia in 1977.
Incredible Organization Is Protecting the World's Cheetahs With Groundbreaking Response Unit
Offbeat  (tags: big cats, cheetahs )

Jeri
- 1262 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Human-wildlife conflict is one of the major threats to wildlife in Namibia, a country that harbors the largest population of cheetahs in the world. Namibia is also home to other species of cat including leopards, African wildcats, and Caracals,
Running Wild With Laurie Marker
Offbeat  (tags: cheetahs, conservation )

Tracy
- 1294 days ago - wildtech.mongabay.com
A global leader in cheetah conservation shares her thoughts on human wildlife conflict and working with communities in a fast-developing country
Stunning Photos of Cheetahs for Sale to Aid Conservation Effort
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, cheetahs, photos, conservation )

Tracy
- 1312 days ago - express.co.uk
SPELLBINDING images of cheetahs in all their fleet footed glory and at their most tender are helping to save the iconic big cats from oblivion.
Why Cheetahs Run
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, cheetahs )

Cher
- 1682 days ago - catchannel.com
The cheetah is fast for a reason. The cats' ability to accelerate from 0 to 60 in three seconds enables them to catch prey but also avoid other predators, including lions, leopards and hyena. The cheetah is fast but not strong and would rather flee than
Basel Zoo Hails 'Rare' Birth of Cheetah Cubs .
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, birth, zoos, cheetahs, rare )

Cher
- 1683 days ago - thelocal.ch
Basel Zoo is celebrating the successful arrival of four baby cheetahs born at the zoo in July under an endangered species breeding programme and unveiled to the world on Wednesday.
ZOMG BABY CHEETAH!!!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, cheetahs )

Cher
- 1830 days ago - observationdeck.io9.com
This little guy was born on May 3 at Wildlife Safari in Oregon. Unfortunately his mother, Moyo, didn't make any efforts to clean him up or stimulate his first breath immediately after he was born, so keepers had to step in quickly to ensure his survival.
 

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