Cheetahs plan their hunt from afar, as they get started cheetahs will decide whether or not they can catch their hunt and if not they will quit before wearing themselves out. Cheetahs do not hunt by force or surprise. Rather when they get up close to their prey they use their one sharp claw, their [...]
As the farming industry grows alongside the human population, farmland continues to encroach on cheetah habitat. Farmers believe that cheetahs are a threat to their livestock, and often attempt to kill them. Farmers often blame cheetahs for killing their livestock, because they often see them on the farmland during the day since they are not [...]
A recent study has shown that today there are only as few as 6,800 cheetahs remaining in wild Africa. In Iran, there are only an estimated 50 individual cheetahs left living in small, isolated populations, with as little as 2 known females. Cheetahs are the most endangered big cat in Africa!