Feeding a Wild Cheetah

Feeding a Wild Cheetah

Feeding a hungry “wild” cheetah a slab of donkey meat – all in a day’s job of husbandry. This wilder cats wait till we toss the meat over the fence before running away, hissing and pawing each other. We prepped the donkey meat before driving out of the CCF center. It takes us about an hour to reach this large enclosures where these beautiful cats roam. Yes, I am hand was covered in donkey blood and stayed that way for the rest of the work day.

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Meeting Tiger Lily, an Ambassador Cheetah

Meeting Tiger Lily, an Ambassador Cheetah

I met Tiger Lily, one of the ambassador cheetahs at CCF. She is with Dr. Laurie Marker, the founder of CCF. Watching these animals run was one of the most brilliant experiences of my life!