12 Things You Didn’t Know About Cheetahs

Written by Becca Blond

It’s pretty much known these days that cheetahs are the fastest runners on the planet able to reach speeds of 75 mph in short bursts and has the ability to go from zero to 60 mph in three seconds.

But do you know what a cheetah’s favorite food is? Or hunting style? Or which African country most of the highly endangered species live in? They’re one of the big cats that drive tourism in Africa, and they’re disappearing. Here are 12 things you didn’t know about cheetahs and should.

Sources: Interesting Animal Facts , Big Cat Rescue, The Daily Beast