| Whippets can sprint at speeds up to 37 miles per hour. A painting of a Whippet belonging to Louis XV by Jean Baptiste Oudry hangs in the Washington National Gallery. The Whippet was recognized by the English Kennel Club in 1890. The Whippet is one of the most popular sight hounds. Whippets have been bred since at least 1610.
Nevada Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)
Clark County - Las Vegas, NV 89101
The Animal Foundation Lied Shelter 702-384-3333
Clark County - Las Vegas 89118
Nevada SPCA 702-873-SPCA
Washoe County - Reno, Nevada 89502
Nevada Humane Society 775-283-5463
If you find any of the above spay/neuter information is incorrect,
or if you know another low-cost clinic to recommend, please
call Rescue Me! at 1-800-800-2099 with this information.