| 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. Whippets have been bred since at least 1610.
Nigeria Animal Rescue
Nigeria is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 356,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Nigeria include the Chimpanzee, Crested Genet, Dama Gazelle, Drill, and Western Gorilla. The capital of Nigeria is Abuja. Most peopIe in Nigeria speak English. The population of Nigeria is about 131 million.