As of June 2015, cheetah information is available on websites for the Defenders of Wildlife, the National Zoo and the Cheetah Conservation Fund. The Defenders of Wildlife website displays basic facts about diet, populati... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Large Cats

The best way to look at pictures of snow leopards online is to visit sites that provide information about the cats, such as the National Geographic or Defenders of Wildlife websites. It is also a good idea to visit resea... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Large Cats

The National Geographic, Defenders of Wildlife and San Diego Zoo's websites all have information and facts about the six types of tigers. Basic information includes current and past habitats, population trends, conservat... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Large Cats

The African Wildlife Federation lists lion habitats, and both the AWF and Defenders of Wildlife provide information on threats to lions from such factors as changes in habitat. The National Geographic Society website has... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Large Cats

A male cheetah is simply called a male cheetah. Likewise, female cheetahs are referred to as female cheetahs. Young cheetahs are called cubs and typically stay with their mother until they are about 1 year old. More »

According to National Geographic, the average adult cheetah weighs from 77 to 143 pounds. The African cats stand 2.5 to 3 feet tall, are between 3.5 to 4.5 feet in length, and bear tails measuring from 25.5 to 31.5 inche... More »

A grown cheetah averages 2.5 to 3 feet tall at the shoulder. Cheetahs are 3.5 to 4.5 feet long and can weigh up to 140 pounds. More »