Livestock Guarding Dog with goats Dr. Laurie Marker with Chewbaaka CCF's Laurie Marker presents puppy to farmer Namibian farmer with pup

Cheetah Conservation Fund

Org #1059
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To be the internationally recognized centre of excellence in the conservation of cheetahs and their ecosystems. CCF will work with all stakeholders to develop best practices in research, education, and land use to benefit all species, including people. CCF works to: create and manage long-term conservation strategies for the cheetah; develop and implement livestock management practices that eliminate the need for ranchers to kill cheetah; conduct education programs for locals; continue research in genetics, biology, species survival

Projects (2)

Help Dogs Save Cats
Namibia / Wildlife Conservation
Project Leaders
Beth Fellenstein
Beth Fellenstein
Susan Kauffman
Susan Kauffman
Laurie Marker, Beth Fellenstein, Anne Schmid-Kun
Organization Information
P.O. Box 2496
Alexandria, VA 22301
United States
866-909-3399 ext. 10
Organization Information
P.O. Box 2496
Alexandria, VA 22301
United States
866-909-3399 ext. 10

Project Reports

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May 13, 2022
Researching Cheetah, Building Better Strategies
February 2022 marked my one-year anniversary as the Assistant Director for Ecological Research at the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF). When I joined the team, results from many of the long-term...
May 11, 2022
Puppy Delivery Journey with Gebhardt
I have had so many amazing experiences in my six months as an intern on the ‘best section’ at the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) (an inside joke among all the CCF departments). However,...
Jan 12, 2022
Daenerys and Khaleesi of the "Great Grass Sea"
Since February, CCF vets have been busy with an interesting and challenging case. As many have seen via social media updates, our cheetah Daenerys went through quite a lot in her past months, but she...
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