| 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.
Zimbabwe Animal Rescue
Zimbabwe is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 150,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Zimbabwe speak English, Shona, or Ndebele. The population of Zimbabwe is about 12 million. Threatened species known from Zimbabwe include the Black Rhinoceros and Wild Dog.