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The Whippet: A lively greyhound


Top fit outside and calm and balanced inside: The Whippet is a dog with an interesting character. Lovers of the elegant dog breed especially appreciate their meek, loving and cuddly nature. Adorable and friendly: The Whippet - Image: Shutterstock / cynoclub

As a greyhound, the petite four-legged friend from Great Britain is lightning fast and is often a talented hunter. However, it is his friendly and very adaptable nature that makes him a popular companion and family dog.

The Whippet and its character

The tender Whippet is a particularly human-related dog who likes to cuddle. He likes to be pampered and to be the center of attention - but being pushy is not his style at all. Sensitive, loving and affectionate, he is a nice family dog ​​who shows his gentle manner towards children and other pets, such as cats ,

He likes to play, but is usually very calm, cuddly and warm in the house or apartment.

A sporty, easy to train dog

As fast as lightning and super sporty, like the Whippet, it becomes a little whirlwind outside. It needs a lot of exercise and can also have a more or less pronounced hunting instinct. If he is allowed to, he picks up speed - when walking like on the racetrack.

Whippet: pictures of the elegant dog breed

The clever, very learnable dog is usually never difficult to control. He is easily educated and remembers when he is not allowed to do something - provided, of course, he is balanced and gets enough employment. Overall, it is very easy to care for and adaptable. Even if its appearance does not suggest at first glance, it is confident and robust. Overall, the Whippet is a dog that you can walk through thick and thin with!