Click here to learn more.
Two male cheetahs from the Houston Zoo got to go on a field trip to stretch their legs recently.
Their keepers took them to a local racetrack when there were no horses around. There, they had a 600-foot straightaway to try to reach their top running speeds — much more open space than they have at the zoo.
Kito and Kiburi, along with their companion dog, got to have an off-leash race, where they chased a lure down the track.
See them in action in the video below.
Like this article? Have a point of view to share? Let us know!
Thank you for subscribing to Petwire. Look for the latest newsletter each Wednesday.
Does your pup love to talk? We asked
269 veterinary professionals to vote on
the dog breeds they think are the…
Before you buy or adopt a bird who may
live dozens of years, consider Dr. Laurie
Hess' advice to make sure you’re…
Dr. Patty Khuly gives her take on pet
owners' need to feed — and how it fuels
the obesity problem in cats and dogs.
With his chubby cheeks, short nose and round eyes, the British Shorthair looks like he's always grinning.
If the video doesn't start playing momentarily,
please install the latest version of Flash.
Thank you for subscribing.