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National Zoo Cheetah Cubs

National Zoo's Cheetah Cubs Named For Olympic Sprinters

Posted 08.06.2012 | Green

By OurAmazingPlanet Staff: The results are in! The Smithsonian National Zoo's two cheetah cubs have been named for the fastest male and female Amer...

LOOK: New Cute Cheetah Cubs Make Public Debut

Posted 07.24.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- If you're at the Smithsonian National Zoo, expect to hear plenty of awing coming from the crowds gathered at the cheetah enclosure. W...

LOOK: Adorable Cheetahs Are Getting Bigger

Posted 06.08.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The Smithsonian's National Zoo announced Thursday that its two six-week-old cheetah cubs, who survived a "rare and risky" birth, are gai...

PHOTOS: After Risky Birth, Zoo Will Hand Raise Cheetah Cubs

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 07.23.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON — Two cheetah cubs have a new home at the Smithsonian's National Zoo and are being raised by human hands after a risky birth last mon...