Cheetah cubs go on public display Tuesday

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(Source: Metro Richmond Zoo) (Source: Metro Richmond Zoo)
CHESTERFIELD, VA (AP) -

The Metro Richmond Zoo will put the cheetah cubs on public display Tuesday.

The zoo promises the April 1 move is no joke and Lana with her cubs Richie, Rico, Chester, Amelia, and Hanna will go on display at 10:30 am. 

The cubs were prepared for the move last week and have adjusted will to their move, according to zoo officials. The Cheetah Cam was shut down Friday and the cubs are adapting well to their new area, according to the zoo.

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