Photos: Cheetahs run free at Dynamo practice field

Photos: Cheetahs run free at Dynamo practice field

Credit: STEPHANIE ADAMS / HOUSTON ZOO

Two of the Houston Zoo’s fastest residents got to take a little field trip Wednesday. The cheetahs, Kito and Kiburi, were allowed to run free at the Dynamo practice field. The beautiful cats chased a small electric lure were clocked at 42 miles an hour.

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by KHOU.com staff

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Posted on December 4, 2013 at 7:36 PM

Updated Sunday, Dec 8 at 2:47 PM

HOUSTON—Two of the Houston Zoo’s fastest residents got to take a little field trip Wednesday.

The cheetahs, Kito and Kiburi, were allowed to run free at the Dynamo practice field.

The beautiful cats chased a small electric lure were clocked at 42 miles an hour.

The event was held in honor of International Cheetah Day.

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