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Is A Whippet A Sighthound?

is a whippet a sighthound?

When researching whippets, you may have come across the term ‘sighthound’, it’s a common word that is often used in the same sentence as a whippet, greyhound, borzoi and many more beautiful breeds of dogs. But what is a sighthound? And more importantly, is a whippet a sighthound? Stick around as in this post we’re …

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How High Can Whippets Jump?

how high can whippets jump

Ahh; a jumping whippet. Is that maybe like a Mexican jumping bean? Well, sort of, but not quite. Today, I’m going to answer that burning question of how high can whippets jump. First though, I’m going to turn my computer screen away from my little darling Bonnie (Miss Whippet), who is fast asleep by my …

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Does My Whippet Love Me?

does my whippet love me?

Does my whippet love me? This is one question that bothered me for at least a couple of years after getting my first whippet. However, it took me just a fraction of a second to fall in love with the fast running, food stealing, bundle of joy. I want the process of understanding your whippet …

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Is A Whippet A Cross Breed?

is a whippet a cross breed?

Today as you cuddle on the couch with your favourite little fur child, I’m going to answer the question, “Is A Whippet A Cross Breed?”. Now you may get a little bent out of shape that I even put this notion into your head. You perhaps got your whippet from a breeder or maybe your …

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Why Do Whippets Sleep So Much?

why do whippets sleep so much?

When I hear the word Whippet, three words come to my mind- elegant, speedy, and amicable. These slender beauties are known for their agility and speed. Whippets love to race around and are capable of touching a speed of 35 miles per hour. You will be left spellbound with the grace with which they run. …

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Can A Whippet Get Along With Cats?

can a whippet get along with cats?

If you’re a whippet owner that’s debating introducing a cat to the family, or maybe you’re a cat owner that’s thinking about a whippet, either way, you’re in the right place. I’ve owned many whippets over the years and have a good understanding of how they behave around cats, rabbits and other prey animals. In …

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