Well, your QUESTION is asking for the fastest HORSE,which was Secratariet. Although, the fastest SPEED of a horse is a gallop
The fastest speed of a running horse would be gallop.
Yes, a gallop is the fastest a horse will go. The order goes walk, trot, canter, and then gallop. Run is somewhere in the mix, but is not the fastest, is very tiring for the horse and is only used for show horses.
A non-gaited horse has 4 basic gaits. The walk, the trot, the canter and the gallop. The gallop is the fastest a horse can go.
No , the gallop is the horses fastest gait and has four separate and distinct hoof beats. The canter is the second fastest gait after the gallop and has three hoof beats that vary with which lead the horse is on.
The gaits of a horse are as follows: Walk Trot Canter Gallop Walk being the slowest and gallop being the fastest.