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Table 1 Cheetah age, weight, body measurement data (means and ranges)

From: Ultrasonographically determined renal values and comparisons to serum biochemistry renal variables in aged semi-captive cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus)

  Males Females P value Males and females
Number 17 10   27
Age (years) 8.9 (6–14) 9.9 (6–14) 0.47 9.3
Weight (kg) 40.4 (32.1–45.7) 35.0 (29.5–40.7) 0.003* 38.4
Body length (m) 0.99 (0.93–1.1) 0.94 (0.88–1.0) 0.004* 0.98
Shoulder height (m) 0.73 (0.68–0.77) 0.71 (0.68–0.74) 0.02* 0.72
Size index 0.73 (0.63–0.84) 0.67 (0.63–0.70) 0.001* 0.70
  1. *Significant differences between males and females