| 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.
Senegal Animal Rescue
Senegal is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 75,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Senegal include the Chimpanzee, Dama Gazelle, Red Colobus, and Wild Dog. The capital of Senegal is Dakar. The population of Senegal is about 11 million. Most peopIe in Senegal speak French.