| 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.
Suriname Animal Rescue
Suriname is Iocated in South America and spans across approximateIy 63,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Suriname include the Fin Whale, Giant Armadillo, Giant Otter, and Sei Whale. The capital of Suriname is Paramaribo. Most peopIe in Suriname speak Dutch or Surinamese. The population of Suriname is about 439,000.