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You may have interest about cheetah pictures as the cheetah is the world’s fastest land mammal..Here we put some interesting facts and cheetah pictures.Please check these cheetah pictures and facts and put your opinion.

Cheetah pictures and facts :

The name cheetah comes from an Indian word which means “spotted one.” The name of a male is referred to simply as a cheetah. The name of a female is referred to as a she-cheetah.

Most cheetahs live in southwestern and eastern Africa, but the Asiatic cheetahis found only in Iran.

Cheetah Pictures

Cheetah Pictures

The cheetah is basically a solitary animal. They live about 10 to 12 years. Male cheetah live in small groups. At times a male will accompany a female for a short while after mating, but most often the female is alone or with her cubs. The young cub has a long gray-blue coat and a black underbelly that rapidly lightens and becomes spotted. The cheetah cub becomes tawny yellow after 4 month.

Cheetah Pictures

Cheetah Pictures

The cheetah is very popular because  they are the fastest land animal in the world. They can reach a top speed of around 113 km per hour. A cheetah can accelerate from 0 to 113 km in just a few seconds.
Cheetahs use their tails when running, because their tails help them steer and turn in the direction they want to go, like the rudder of a boat.

Cheetah Pictures

Cheetah Pictures

Cheetahs hunt for food during the day while lions and leopards usually do their hunting at night. A cheetah has amazing eyesight during the day and can spot prey from 5 km away.

Cheetahs have become extinct in many areas, basically due to shrinking habitat, loss of species to prey upon, disease and a high rate of cub mortality.

Cheetah Pictures

Cheetah pictures

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