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A seven-year-old male Asiatic Cheetah, named 'Koushki' walks at he Miandasht Wildlife Refuge in Jajarm, northeastern Iran on May 26, 2014. His fiance is called Delbar!

A seven-year-old male Asiatic Cheetah, named 'Koushki' walks at he Miandasht Wildlife Refuge in Jajarm, northeastern Iran on May His fiance is called Delbar!

Wild horses, Bojagh National Park, Kiashahr, Gilan Province, Iran (Persian:  اسب هاى وحشى پارک ملى بوجاق, کياشهر, استان گيلان) Credit: Morteza Esfandiar

Wild horses, Bojagh National Park, Kiashahr, Gilan Province, Iran (Persian: اسب هاى وحشى پارک ملى بوجاق, کياشهر, استان گيلان) Credit: Morteza Esfandiar

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Asiatic cheetah or Iranian cheetah, is a critically endangered cheetah subspecies surviving today only in Iran. It used to occur in India as well, where it is locally extinct.

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Asiatic cheetah or Iranian cheetah, is a critically endangered cheetah subspecies surviving today only in Iran. It used to occur in India as well, where it is locally extinct.

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Three Asiatic cheetahs walk past a camera trap, Iran

Three Asiatic cheetahs walk past a camera trap, Iran

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Asiatic Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus venaticus) - [illustration] - These Critically Endangered cats are extirpated from most of their former range. They currently maintain a toehold only in Iran.

Asiatic Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus venaticus) - [illustration] - These Critically Endangered cats are extirpated from most of their former range. They currently maintain a toehold only in Iran.

Asiatic cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus venaticus).  Formerly common throughout Southwest Asia, including the Arabian Penninsula, Iran and India, now critically endangered and limited to patches in Iran's central desert.

The CACP is a long standing initiative between Iran’s Department of Environment, UNDP and a number of committed international partners, namely the Wildlife Conservation Society, Panthera, Cheetah Conservation Fund and IUCN’s Cat Specialist Group.

Then there are the dogs. Cheetahs are built for running not brawling. And they are vulnerable to the large, powerful, and often nearly feral mastiff-type dogs who accompany herdsmen into parks. Schaller says it is known that five cheetahs have been killed in the past three years by these dogs. He argues that the dogs are unnecessary to the shepherds—they don’t actually herd sheep and goats, they're not needed since the shepherds are always with them. “Dogs should banned from parks…

With just 50 of their kind left, Asiatic cheetahs find an ally in legendary field biologist George Schaller.

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