Top Ten Fastest Animals On Four Legs

TheHabsFan

Created on 1/14/2015, source: http://www.toptensthings.com/2011/12/top-10-fastest-animals-on-earth

The Top Ten

1 Cheetah Cheetah The cheetah, also known as the hunting leopard, is a big cat that occurs mainly in eastern and southern Africa and a few parts of Iran. The cheetah is the fastest land animal, able to run up to 75 mph and can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 3 seconds

Can run up to 68 to 75 miles per hour in short bursts of speed.

They are the fastest for sure - TheHabsFan

Can run up to 68 to 75 miles per hour in short bursts.

Cheetah can run 70 mph

2 Pronghorn Antelope Pronghorn Antelope

An adult pronghorn can run up to 55 mph for 0.8 kilometers.

3 Springbok Springbok

An adult can run up to a maximum of 55 miles per hour.

An adult can run up to a maximum of 55 mph.

4 Wildebeest Wildebeest

The maximum speed for an adult wildebeest while running is 50 mph.

5 Lion Lion The lion is one of the big cats in the genus Panthera and a member of the family Felidae. The commonly used term African lion collectively denotes the several subspecies in Africa.

Can run up to a maximum of 50 miles per hour in short bursts.

I know a cheetah is faster but lions can run faster than gazelles and wilderbeest

6 Quarter Horse

A quarter horse can go 50 mph in a burst of speed under a quarter mile. that's part of their name, "QUARTER Horse" - diehardbarrelbabe

Can run up to 88.5 kilometers an hour.

7 Elk

Can run up to 45 miles per hour.

8 Cape Hunting Dog

Can run up to 45 mph.

9 Coyote

An adult coyote can run up to a maximum of 43 miles per hour in pursuit.

10 Grey Fox

Grey foxes can run up to 20-28 miles per hour.




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