HomeWild Cat SpeciesCheetahFor how long can a cheetah run at top speed?


For how long can a cheetah run at top speed? — 1 Comment

  1. I used to ride thoroughbred race horses, which was quite exhilarating. To be atop a land animal going 43 mph for 6 furlongs to a couple of miles can be hypnotic, but one has to be cognizant of every step the horse is taking and how they are feeling, otherwise you both can come crashing down with your only thought being if you’re going to survive it. I’ve never seen a cheetah take a bad step, but I’d like to see how they handle it at their speed.

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