Pet cheetahs are the latest status symbol in the Gulf countries
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Many wealthy individuals in the Gulf states are filling their Instagrams with posts of their pet cheetahs. But it comes at a high cost— trafficking cheetahs from the Horn of Africa is seriously endangering the species' survival.
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