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Check out this Red Dead Redemption 2 guide on how to get the fastest horse in-game from either purchasing horses in St. Denis, or capturing them in the wild!

Red Dead Redemption 2 How To Get The Fastest Horse
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Horse Overview

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Horses are the main mode of transport in Red Dead Redemption 2. They are extremely important yet fragile creatures that will carry you through your adventures in-game.

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Build Good Relations For Best Performance

Taming a horse requires love and dedication. Brushing, feeding, and not overworking will help build your relationship, growing a horse's Health & Stamina over time.

Purchasing The Fastest Horses

Buy From The Stables In St. Denis

Red Dead Redemption 2 How To Get The Fastest Horse

There are two breeds of fast horses you can purchases from the stables in St. Denis. You can find the building on the south side of the town, in the state of Lemoine.

Proceed To Chapter 4 To Purchase Horses

Red Dead Redemption 2 How To Get The Fastest Horse

You need to be in Chapter 4 in the game to be able to purchase the fast horses in the Theodore Eckhart Stables in St. Denis.

Nokota Breed - Fast & Cheap

Red Dead Redemption 2 How To Get The Fastest Horse

This breed only costs USD450.00 in-game. It has very high speed but its acceleration statistics are not that high. Purchase this if you're low on cash and want a fast, challenging horse.

Arabian Breed - Balance In Speed & Acceleration

Red Dead Redemption 2 How To Get The Fastest Horse

The Arabian Breed is priced at USD 1,050, making it very expensive. It has balanced high speed & acceleration and is also not hard to manage.

Capturing The Fastest Horse In The Wild

Locate The White Arabian Horse In Lake Isabella

Red Dead Redemption 2 How To Get The Fastest Horse

If you lack the coin, you can opt to hunt, tame, & capture the wild Arabian white horse trotting around Lake Isabella.

Head To The North-West Area Of The Lake

Red Dead Redemption 2 How To Get The Fastest Horse

Head to the snowy mountains and lie in wait for the white Arabian horse in the north-west area of the lake.

How To Capture & Train The Wild Horse

Crouch Down & Approach Slowly To Not Scare The Horse

Red Dead Redemption 2 How To Get The Fastest Horse

Be sure to keep low and approach the horse slowly so as not to spook it. Once spooked, it will move away.

Lock Onto The Horse & Calm It Down

Red Dead Redemption 2 How To Get The Fastest Horse

Lock onto the horse and keep eye contact with it. Feel the vibrations on your controller and press "Calm" when the on-screen button prompt tells you to.

Ride The Horse To Break It In

Red Dead Redemption 2 How To Get The Fastest Horse

Once you've approached the horse, mount it so you can break it in. Follow the on-screen prompts and move your joysticks the opposite way of the horse's movement and keep pressing "calm" to tame it.

Saddle The Horse Up

Red Dead Redemption 2 How To Get The Fastest Horse

Don't forget to saddle your new horse up so it will become your permanent one. Forgetting to saddle it up will make you lose it if it's not stabled.

Keep The Horse & Don't Sell It

The horse will only give you USD 47.00 if you try to sell it so it's better to keep it for yourself.

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