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Critically endangered: just 12 cheetahs living in Iran habitats 11 Jan 2022

Critically endangered: just 12 cheetahs living in Iran habitats

Studies show that the situation of Asiatic cheetahs in Iran is critical so that just 12 of the endangered species are currently living in natural habitats across the country.

Breeding in the wild: DOE plans to protect Asiatic cheetah 21 Nov 2021

Breeding in the wild: DOE plans to protect Asiatic cheetah

The Department of Environment (DOE) plans to breed Asiatic cheetah in the wild so that the species is protected from extinction.

Iranian cheetah in critical condition 31 Aug 2021

Iranian cheetah in critical condition

The population of Asiatic cheetahs in Iran is less than 40, which means that under the current situation and in the long run, not only is it not possible to maintain the species’ population and health but the genetic diversity will be lost and face extinction.

IUCN member declares Iran ‘Cheetah Project’ a failure 06 Mar 2018

IUCN member declares Iran ‘Cheetah Project’ a failure

A member of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) told MNA on Mon. that despite all efforts, the conservation of the Asiatic cheetah project in Iran has practically failed. Mohammad Sadegh Farhadinia, a member of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), told Mehr News correspondent that the number of the endangered […]

Cheetah cub saved from smugglers 27 Dec 2017

Cheetah cub saved from smugglers

TEHRAN – Following the arrest of an animal-trafficking band in Tehran, an Asiatic cheetah cub was discovered and required measures were taken for her protection, Iran’s Department of Environment official website reported on Tuesday. The cheetah, named Iran, was quickly moved to the wildlife rehabilitation center of Pardisan Park for further medical examinations, Hooman Jokar, […]