Cheetah

Describe the animal?

A cheetah is bulit for speed. It has long, muscular legs. A cheetah can run 70 miles per hour faster than all animals. They are a tan color with black spots. www.outtoafrica.nl/animals/engcheetah.html


How does it get its food? What does it eat?

A cheetah gets it’s food by hunting for it. It Hunts in the early morning and late afternoon. Cheetah’s eat small antelope like Springbok, Steenbok, Duiker, Impala, and Gazelle. They also like to eat young of larger animals like Warthog, Kudu, Hartebeest, Oryx, Roan, and Sable. https://www.msu.edu/~bondemil/cheetah.htm



What are it’s enemies, and how does it defend itself?

Cheetah’s main enemies are lions, and humans. Cheetah’s use their claws to catch it’s prey.

www.library.thinkquest.org/6408/newpage2.htm www.lions.org/cheetah.html