Although the cheetah can reach its top speed of up to 115 km/h in as little as five seconds, it can only maintain this pace for a few hundred meters. If its prey manages to stay ahead of it for more than half a minute, it will probably manage to get away!
Also, did you know that this feline is not capable of roaring? Instead, it emits a sound much more like a meow. Discover this and many more curiosities and how we work for the conservation of this endangered species in our educational talk!