The whippet is a local English dog, used chiefly in rabbit coursing and racing, and is almost certainly a cross between greyhounds and terriers.
Prizes There is no prize money in whippet coursing.
Also have a whippet, Penny who is the sweetest little thing, and cheeky with alot of character.
whippet racing, football, quoits, darts and dominoes.
whippet cross bitch.
whippet owners tend not to be the type to stay serious with agility as there is no immediate gratitude.
- Bloodhound, otterhound, foxhound, harrier, beagle, basset hound (smooth and rough), dachshund, greyhound, deerhound, Borzoi, Irish wolfhound, whippet, pointer, setter (English, Irish and black and tan), retriever (flat-coated, curlycoated and Labrador), spaniel (Irish water, water other than Irish, Clumber, Sussex, field, English springer, other than Clumber, Sussex and field: Welsh springer, red and white and Cocker); fox terriers (smoothand wire-coated); Irish terrier, Scotch terrier, Welsh terrier, Dandie Dinmont terrier, Skye terrier (prick-eared and drop-eared), Airedale terrier and Bedlington terrier.
These hobbies included keeping racing pigeons, whippet racing, football, quoits, darts and dominoes.
My husband suggested this was a good time to get the second dog as a companion for our gentle whippet cross bitch.
Pet whippet owners tend not to be the type to stay serious with agility as there is no immediate gratitude.
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