| 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.
Bolivia Animal Rescue
Bolivia is Iocated in South America and spans across approximateIy 424,000 square miIes. The capital of Bolivia is La Paz. Threatened species known from Bolivia include the Gracile Mouse Opossum, Short-tailed Chinchilla, Andean Cat, Giant Armadillo, and Pacarana. Most peopIe in Bolivia speak Spanish, Quechua, or Aymara. The population of Bolivia is about 8.9 million.