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canter

an easy three-beat gait of horses, etc., between a trot and a gallop in speed
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After a period of recuperation, including walking and trotting at Gosden's Clarehaven Stables, Enable has been upped to a regime of cantering on the Warren Hill Polytrack in recent days.
He's been very good so far, and he will start cantering on Monday."
This Monday he was perfectly sound when cantering but after he cantered yesterday he was definitely lame.
WORLD champion Frankel was back cantering on Newmarket Heath yesterday morning for the first time in 2012, just over a week after it was announced he had topped the World Thoroughbred Rankings, writes David Milnes.
The impressive winner of the Dante Stakes at York appeared to be walking soundly when ridden by his regular partner Johnny Nolan and is expected to return to cantering this morning.
Hanami continued her preparation for the Vodafone Oaks by cantering left-handed round a downhill bend at Newmarket yesterday.
quainted himself with his father's Emirates Airline Champion Stakes winner, Storming Home, with the combination cantering on the turf.