10 facts about the cheetah

Cheetahs are big cats. One can find them in the African jungle and central Iran. Apart from that, they also live throughout the world, including India. They are very aggressive and focused toward their prey which makes them a spirit animal. Let us learn some fun facts about cheetahs.

Some interesting facts about cheetahs 

Their growth is between 1.1m to 1.4m in length and weighs between 35kg to 54kg. Males are slightly heavier than females.

The cheetah is the fastest animal on land. They have an acceleration of 112km/h in just 3 seconds.

Cheetahs generally hunt during the daytime.

Cheetahs run at very high speed so they can chase their prey for 200m to 300m.

They maintain a social group of their family members.

The female cheetahs are capable of giving birth to 2 to 8 cubs at a time.

Unlike other lions or tigers, cheetahs do not roar. They either meow or purr.

Cheetahs come under the list of best hunters. Naturally, they have natural camouflage.

Cheetahs do not drink much water. They generally consume the flesh of the prey.

The life span of cheetahs is about 12 years.