cheetah

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Synonyms for cheetah

long-legged spotted cat of Africa and southwestern Asia having nonretractile claws

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Numbers of the Asiatic cheetah are believed to be less than 60, with numbers of the sub-Saharan African cheetah estimated to be 9,000-12,000 (IUCN, 2004).
The seizure at Cardiff Airport came just weeks after officers at London's Heathrow Airport seized a live African cheetah.
Adam Kirby, who earlier scored on Acclamazing, completed a 10.5-1 double on African Cheetah in the Class 5 1m1/2f handicap for trainer Reg Hollinshead, who showed his wizardry in producing the five-year-old to win after a 420-day absence.
AFRICAN CHEETAH looks the best, if hardly the most fitting, name to follow as Wolverhampton's frost-beating card comes to a close with the Best Odds Handicap (4.25).
TOMORROW'S TIPS NEWCASTLE: 1.40 Path Of Peace, 2.10 Thunder Bay, 2.40 Dalarossie, 3.15 Honest Broker, 3.50 Mont Agel, 4.25 Fathey, 5.00 Diktalina, 5.30 African Cheetah.
In the past five years, the ADWC has been involved in large carnivore's conservation programmes, focusing on breeding of African cheetah, tigers, lions, caracals, leopards, serval cats and jaguars.
For example, says Barnett, the closest genetic relative to the American cheetah is actually a puma--not an African cheetah. "If you bring in African cheetahs, aesthetically it seems like the same thing," he says, "but they're fundamentally not the same."
Howard will make a small incision in each one's abdomen, inserting the African cheetah sperm directly into the uterus using a laparoscope.
George Baker is on holiday, so Jamie Spencer takes the ride." Reg Hollinshead, trainer of Iron Out and African Cheetah "Iron Out is in good order.
Genetic scientists like the US-based Stephen O' Brien say that the genetic similarities between the Iranian and African cheetah is "very close", so there should be no problems bringing the latter to India.
Cincinatti 11 am Yesterday CAT'S MY GIRL Cathryn with Sarah as time is displayed FURS CLASS Sarah beats South African cheetah's record CAT-APULT Speeding after toy lure TOP SPOT Cathryn releases Sarah FAIR OLD CLICK Camera clocks record
In 1983, scientists found that the south African cheetah'sgenetic makeup had a potential flaw.
REG HOLLINSHEAD, recent recipient of the Sir Peter O'Sullevan Award for 2009, proved he has not lost his touch after 60 years as a trainer by completing a 218-1 treble with Iron Out, Heathyards Junior and African Cheetah.
NEWSBOY 2.20 SARAH'S ART, 2.55 BATWICK GINO, 3.30 ARCTIC FREEDOM, 4.05 DREAM EATER, 4.40 AFRICAN CHEETAH, 5.15 LOCATION, 5.50 JACKIE KIELY BOUVERIE 2.20 WAR AND PEACE, 2.55 BATHWICK GINO, 3.30 GEORGE THISBY, 4.05 WINKER WATSON, 4.40 IZZI MILL.
I'm not sure this is as strong a race as it looks on paper with two or three in the line-up yet to prove they want this far, and with African Cheetah and Ansells Pride likely to ensure there's a decent pace, the winner will have to stay every yard.
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