Cheetah

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ome * The cheetah sprints 45 miles per hour within 2.5 seconds * The Cheetah is an endangered species
* The name cheetah comes from an idian word meaning “spoted on” * cheetah cubs are born with long, grey fur. A cheetah can purr but iit cannot roar.

* The cheetah sprints 45 miles per hour within 2.5 seconds * The Cheetah is an endangered species
* The name cheetah comes from an idian word meaning “spoted on” * cheetah cubs are born with long, grey fur. A cheetah can purr but iit cannot roar.

DID YOU KNOW
DID YOU KNOW
Cheetahs aren’t easily seen by predators because they are fast animals. It stalks the prey then pounces on it. It claws its prey, and then suffocates it. Once the Cheetah claws its prey, it knocks it to the ground. It then gives a bite to its prey’s neck. The Cheetah lives in a wide area so it must build up a lot of energy to catch its prey. The Cheetah roams widely to do so. Cheetahs aren’t easily seen by predators because they are fast animals. It stalks the prey then pounces on it. It claws its prey, and then suffocates it. Once the Cheetah claws its prey, it knocks it to the ground. It then gives a bite to its prey’s neck. The Cheetah lives in a wide area so it must build up a lot of energy to catch its prey. The Cheetah roams widely to do so. The Cheetah isn’t the tallest animal in the cat family, but they have long legs, neck and tail. They also have small rounded heads. They also have special pads on their feet for traction. They have a flexible spine to run long distances for long periods of time. The Cheetah stands 30 inches tall at the shoulders. They weigh 110 lbs. to 140 lbs. They can live for 10 to 20 years. The Cheetah is also a very muscular animal. The differences between a male and female are not easy to spot. The male is a little larger. It also has a slightly bigger head than the female. You may not be able to tell the difference by a quick glance. The Cheetah isn’t the tallest animal in the cat...
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