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Cheetah Cub Cam

Cheetah Rosalie gave birth to five cubs Tuesday, Oct. 12! Get all the chirping cheetah cub action on this webcam streaming live from the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute in Front Royal, Virginia. Stay up to date with the latest cheetah news, and follow along on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, so you never miss an adorable moment.

How are the cubs doing?

Catch up with Rosalie and her cubs in the latest cheetah update. The cubs are growing well and spend most of their time outside playing. As summer approaches and the weather warms, the cubs may not be on the webcam as often.

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Built for speed, the cheetah can accelerate from zero to 45 in just 2.5 seconds and reach top speeds of 60 to 70 mph, making it the fastest land mammal! The cheetah's spotted coat helps it camouflage among the dry grasses of the African savanna where it lives.