Global dataset for seized and non-intercepted illegal cheetah trade (Acinonyx jubatus) 2010-2019.

Published: 1 February 2021| Version 2 | DOI: 10.17632/84k92j4n3y.2
Patricia Tricorache,
Laurie Marker,
Shira Yashphe


The most extensive dataset relevant to seized and non-intercepted illegal trade in live cheetahs and cheetah parts for the decade 2010-2019, spanning over 300 sources and 56 countries in Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Europe, Oceania and North America. It includes 1,886 individual incidents involving at least 4,000 cheetahs or cheetah parts or products likely or confirmed to breach national laws or CITES regulations.