AthreyaV. (2006) Is relocation a viable management option for unwanted animals? The case of the leopard in India. Conservation and Society, 4, 419–423.
AthreyaV., OddenM., LinnellJ.D.C. & KaranthK.U. (2011) Translocation as a tool for mitigating conflict with leopards in human-dominated landscapes of India. Conservation Biology, 25, 133–141.
BalmeG.A., SlotowR. & HunterL.T.B. (2009) Impact of conservation interventions on the dynamics and persistence of a persecuted leopard (Panthera pardus) population. Biological Conservation, 142, 2681–2690.
BissettC. & BernardR.T.F. (2007) Habitat selection and feeding ecology of the cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) in thicket vegetation: is the cheetah a savanna specialist?
Journal of Zoology, 271, 310–317.
BlanchardB.M. & KnightR.R. (1995) Biological consequences of relocating grizzly bears in the Yellowstone ecosystem. The Journal of Wildlife Management, 59, 560–565.
BoastL.K., HouserA.M., GoodK.M. & GussetM. (2013) Regional variation in body size of the cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus). Journal of Mammalogy, 94, 1293–1297.
BradleyE.H., PletscherD.H., BangsE.E., KrunkelK.E., SmithD.W., MackC.M.
et al. (2005) Evaluating wolf translocation as a non-lethal method to reduce livestock conflicts in the north-western United States. Conservation Biology, 19, 1498–1508.
CaroT.M. (1994) Cheetahs of the Serengeti Plains: Group Living in an Asocial Species. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, USA.
Central Statistics Office (2013) Botswana Environment Statistics, 2012. Statistics Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana.
DaltonD.L., CharruauP., BoastL. & KotzeA. (2013) Social and genetic population structure of free-ranging cheetah in Botswana; implications for conservation. European Journal of Wildlife Research, 59, 281–285.
Department of Wildlife and National Parks (n.d.) Botswana Global Information Systems Data. Department of Wildlife and National Parks, Gaborone, Botswana.
DickmanA.J. (2008) Key determinants of conflict between people and wildlife, particularly large carnivores, around Ruaha National Park, Tanzania. PhD thesis. University College London, London, UK.
FischerJ. & LindenmayerD.B. (2000) An assessment of the published results of animal relocations. Biological Conservation, 96, 1–11.
FontúrbelF.E. & SimonettiJ.A. (2011) Translocations and human–carnivore conflicts: problem solving or problem creating?
Wildlife Biology, 17, 217–224.
FrankL.G., HemsonG., KushnirH. & PackerC. (2006) Lions, conflict and conservation in eastern and southern Africa. In Eastern and Southern African Lion Conservation Workshop, pp. 11–13. IUCN/SSC Cat Specialist Group, Johannesburg, South Africa.
FunstonP.J. (2001) Kalahari Transfrontier Lion Project. PopulationEcology and Long-term Monitoring of a Free-ranging Population in an Arid Environment. Endangered Wildlife Trust, Modderfontein, South Africa.
GriffinA.S., BlumsteinD.T. & EvansC.S. (2000) Training captive-bred or translocated animals to avoid predators. Conservation Biology, 14, 1317–1326.
GussetM., SwarnerM.J., MponwaneL., KeletileK. & McNuttJ.W. (2009) Human–wildlife conflict in northern Botswana: livestock predation by Endangered African wild dog Lycaon pictus and other carnivores. Oryx, 43, 67–72.
HaywardM.W., AdendorffJ., O'BrienJ., Sholto-DouglasA., BissettC., MoolmanL.C.
et al. (2007) The reintroduction of large carnivores to the Eastern Cape, South Africa: an assessment. Oryx, 41, 205–214.
HofmeyrM. & Van DykG. (1998) Cheetah introductions to two north west parks: case studies from Pilanesberg National Park and Madikwe Game reserve. In Symposium on Cheetahs as Game Ranch Animals, p. 71. South African Veterinary Association Wildlife Group, Onderstepoort, South Africa.
HouserA., SomersM.J. & BoastL.K. (2009) Home range use of free-ranging cheetah on farm and conservation land in Botswana. South African Journal of Wildlife Research, 39, 11–22.
HunterL.T.B. & SkinnerJ.D. (2003) Do male cheetahs Acinonyx jubatus commit infanticide?
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa, 58, 79–82.
HuttonJ.M. & Leader-WilliamsN. (2003) Sustainable use and incentive-driven conservation: realigning human and conservation interests. Oryx, 37, 215–226.
IUCN (1998) Guidelines for Re-introductions. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.
IUCN/SSC (2007) Regional Conservation Strategy for the Cheetah and African Wild Dog in Southern Africa. IUCN Species Survival Commission, Gland, Switzerland.
JohnsonS., MengersenK., de WaalA., MarnewickK., CilliersD., HouserA. & BoastL. (2010) Modelling cheetah relocation success in southern Africa using an Iterative Bayesian Network Development Cycle. Ecological Modelling, 221, 641–651.
KerthG., GussetM., GarbelyJ., KönigB., GabanapeloT. & Schiess-MeierM. (2013) Genetic sexing of stock-raiding leopards: not only males to blame. Conservation Genetics Resources, 5, 1101–1105.
KleinR. (2007) Status report for the cheetah in Botswana. Cat News, Special issue 3, 14–21.
LinnellJ.D.C. (2011) Can we separate the sinners from the scapegoats?
Animal Conservation, 14, 602–603.
LinnellJ.D.C., AanesR. & SwensonJ.E. (1997) Translocation of carnivores as a method for managing problem animals: a review. Biodiversity and Conservation, 6, 1245–1257.
MaddenF. (2004) Creating coexistence between humans and wildlife: global perspectives on local efforts to address human–wildlife conflict. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 9, 247–257.
MarkerL.L. & DickmanA.J. (2003) Morphology, physical condition and growth of the cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus jubatus). Journal of Mammalogy, 84, 840–850.
MarkerL.L., DickmanA.J., MillsM.G.L., JeoR.M. & MacdonaldD.W. (2008) Spatial ecology of cheetahs on north-central Namibian farmlands. Journal of Zoology, 274, 226–238.
MarnewickK., HaywardM.W., CilliersD. & SomersM.J. (2009) Survival of cheetahs relocated from ranchland to fenced protected areas in South Africa. In Reintroduction of Top-order Predators, 1st edition (eds Hayward M.W. & Somers M.J.), pp. 282–306. Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK.
MasseiG., QuyR.J., GurneyJ. & CowanD.P. (2010) Can translocations be used to mitigate human–wildlife conflicts?
Wildlife Research, 37, 428–439.
MitchellT. & ThompsonL. (1994) A theory of temporal adjustments of the evaluation of events: rosy prospection and rosy retrospection. In Advances in Managerial Cognition and Organizational Information Processing (eds Stubbart C., Porac J. & Meindl J.), pp. 85–114. JAI press, Greenwich, USA.
PhillipsR.L., CummingsJ.L. & BerryJ.D. (1991) Responses of breeding golden eagles to relocation. Wildlife Society Bulletin, 19, 430–434.
PurchaseG. & VhurumukuG. (2005) Evaluation of a Wild–wild Translocation of Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) from Private Land to Matusadona National Park, Zimbabwe (1994–2005)
. Zambesi Society, Harare, Zimbabwe.
PurchaseG., VhurumukuG. & PurchaseD. (2006) A wild to wild translocation of cheetahs from private farmland to a protected area in Zimbabwe (1994–2005). Cat News, 44, 4–7.
Sillero-ZubiriC. & LaurensonK.M. (2001) Interactions between carnivores and local communities: conflict or coexistence? In Carnivore Conservation (eds Gittleman J.L., Funk D.W., Macdonald D.W. & Wayne R.), pp. 282–312. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
SomersM.J. & GussetM. (2009) The role of social behaviour in carnivore reintroductions. In Reintroduction of Top-order Predators (eds Hayward M.W. & Somers M.J.), pp. 270–281. Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK.
TrevesA. & KaranthK.U. (2003) Human–carnivore conflict and perspectives on carnivore management worldwide. Conservation Biology, 17, 1491–1499.
WeilenmannM., GussetM., MillsD.R., GabanapeloT. & Schiess-MeierM. (2010) Is translocation of stock-raiding leopards into a protected area with resident conspecifics an effective management tool?
Wildlife Research, 37, 702–707.
WinterbachC.W. (2008) Draft National Predator Strategy, Botswana. Department of Wildlife and National Parks, Gaborone, Botswana.
WolfC.M., GriffithB., ReedC. & TempleS.A. (1996) Avian and mammalian translocations: update and reanalysis of 1987 survey data. Conservation Biology, 10, 1142–1154.
WoodroffeR., ThirgoodS. & RabinowitzA. (2005) The future of coexistence: resolving human–wildlife conflicts in a changing world. In People and Wildlife: Conflict or Coexistence (eds Woodroffe R., Thirgood S. & Rabinowitz A.), pp. 388–405. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.