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There are thousands of the animals in all over the world who have a world record in the fastest speed. There are thousands of the fans of the fastest animals. More than a few of the fastest animals were found in the several zoo of the world.


1. Cheetah (70mph/113kmph)

Cheetah - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

Cheetah - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

This is 1st fastest animals in the world. Cheetah is popularly known as the fastest predator on earth. However, they cannot keep their speed more than 10 minutes; their burst of speed is famous as one of the most wonder of Nature. Today fastest Cheetah is named Sarah, a female cheetah that protected in Cincinnati Zoo.


2. Pronghorn antelope (61 mph/ 98 kmph)

Pronghorn antelope - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

Pronghorn antelope - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

This is 2nd fastest animals in the world; Pronghorn antelope is an original mammal from central North America and western. The antelope is known as the fastest land mammal in northern side of the earth after the extinct of American Cheetah.


3. Free tailed bat (60.0 mph/96.6 kmph)

Free tailed bat  - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

Free tailed bat - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

This is 3rd fastest animals in the world; some attribute such flying capabilities specifically to the Mexican free-tailed bat. Tail wind is what allows free-tailed bats to reach such high speeds. They are widespread, being found on every continent except Antarctica. It is one of the most found mammals of America. It is the official state bird of Texas and Oklahoma.


4. Antelope Springbok (55 mph /88 kmph)

Antelope Springbok  - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

Antelope Springbok - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

This is 4th fastest animals in the world, the springbok, is an antelope generally found in south africa, The Springbok can take sharp turns and is extremely furtive during the run. But unlike pronghorns they cannot run for long distances at such high speed.


5. Lion (50 mph/ 80 kmph)

Lion  - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

Lion - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

This is 5th fastest animals in the world, Lion is another cat family that born with speed. Though, contrast to Cheetah they are slower, lion is bigger. It is not rare that Lion takes Cheetah prey when they met.


6. Wildebeest (50 mph/ 80 kmph)

Wildebeest  - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

Wildebeest - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

This is 6th Fastest Animals in the World; Wildebeest is another herbivore and favorite food of all carnivores in the wild. They are big, rarely separated from their herd and they have strong legs that can kill cheetah or lion once it hit their vital points


7. Quarter horse (47.5 mph/ 76 kmph)

Quarter horse - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

Quarter horse - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

This is 7th Fastest Animals in the World, Quarter Horse of known as American Quarter is famous horse breed in America. Since 20th century, human used them in speed competitions.


8. Jackrabbit (45 mph /72 kmph)

Jackrabbit  - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

Jackrabbit - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

This is 8th Fastest Animals in the World ,The jackrabbit’s strong hind legs allow it to leap 3 m (9.8 ft) in one bound; some can even reach 6 m (20 ft). Jackrabbits use a combination of leaps and zigzags to outrun predators.


9.  African wild dog (44 mph /71 kmph)

African wild dog  - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

African wild dog - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

This is 9th Fastest Animals in the World, when hunting, African wild dogs can sprint at 66 km/h (41 mph) in bursts; however, they can maintain speeds of 56–60 km/h (35–37 mph) for up to 4.8 km (3 mi). Their Targeted prey rarely escapes.


10. Kangaroo (44 mph /71 kmph)

Kangaroo - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

Kangaroo - Top 10 Fastest animals in the world

This is 10th Fastest Animals in the World, The comfortable hopping speed for kangaroo is about 21–26 km/h (13–16 mph), but speeds of up to 71 km/h (44 mph) can be attained over short distances, while it can maintain a speed of 40 km/h (25 mph) for nearly 2 km (1.2 mi).[35] The faster the kangaroo hops, the less power it consumes (up to its cruising speed).


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