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Synonyms for cheetah

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

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And his zookeeping includes looking after a huge variety of carnivores - 34 sand cats, 15 lions, 10 meerkats, six pumas, four serval cats, three tigers, a number of hyenas, leopard cats and a duo of African cheetahs at Al Ain Zoo.
George Thisby finished one place ahead of African Cheetah at Doncaster and can go one better himself in the first division of the same race.
A recent Irish magazine advert was offering to sell African Cheetahs to private owners.
Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus): vulnerable Northwest African Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus ssp.
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.
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.
Howard will make a small incision in each one's abdomen, inserting the African cheetah sperm directly into the uterus using a laparoscope.
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.
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