The Cheetah is the worlds fastest land animal. They can travel up to 70 MPH, that means that Cheetahs can run as fast as a car moving.
Cheetahs can reach a top speed of 70 MPH in just 3 seconds. Impressive!
Cheetahs are carnivores. Their fave foods are foods such as; steemboks and gazelles.
They are usually solitary hunters.
Cheetah cubs have more hair than their adults. Cubs have longer hair to protect them from predators, this happens when young cubs are left on their own when their parents are hunting food for them.
Cheetahs have a lot of children in one go. They can have from anywhere between 2 Cheetah cubs to 8 Cheetah cubs per litter.
However, even though Cheetahs have lots of Cheetah cubs, most of them do not live past the first year.
Like many big cats, the Cheetah cat is in trouble.
The Cheetah is Africas most endangered big cat, there is only 10,000 of them left in the wild.