14 Quick Facts About Whippets

Known for their speed, Whippets, have been called the “Poor Man’s Racehorse” and “Lightning Rag Dog.”

#1 Although sometimes mistaken for Greyhounds, they are a breed of their own with a distinctly deep chest and trim waist.

#2 The breed is speedy, but they also enjoy the role of man’s best friend.

#5 Whippets aren’t “barking” dogs but good watchdogs.