Peanut

Peanut dislocated her hip when she was 4 months old, and had to go in for hip surgery.

She shares her space with Gandalf, and they have a very special bond – it is very rare to see a male and female cheetah together like this.

COMMON NAME: Cheetah 

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Acinonyx jubatus

TYPE: Mammals

DIET: Carnivore

GROUP NAME: Coalition

AVERAGE LIFE SPAN IN THE WILD: Up to 12 years

SIZE:  70-90 cm (28-36 in) high at shoulder

WEIGHT: 35-65 kg (77-144 lbs)

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