POPSUGAR Pets Pop Quiz Whippet Trivia What Do You Know About Whippets? by Pets 9/24/10 7 Shares Like us on Facebook Sign up for our daily newsletter > While at first glance, you may confuse a Whippet for a Greyhound or an Italian Greyhound, this is a different breed! Learn about the speedy fellas and take this quiz now. Source: Flickr User Lachlan Hardy What Do You Know About Whippets? Which AKC group includes the Whippet? Sporting Non-Sporting Working Hound Whippets were originally bred for what purpose? To warm feet of royals. To pursue and capture small game. To tow carts to town. To retrieve birds from lakes. Whippets bark: Seldom Often Whippets are the fastest domesticated animal of their weight class, capable of speeds of up to _______. 20 mph 35 mph 50 mph 65 mph Which of the following is not a Whippet color combination? Black brindle Tan White and sable Blue fawn They are all acceptable color combos. What country is this breed originally from? France Italy Spain England Whippets do best in which kind of environment? Warm Cold Progress Back to Homepage Comments Read More WhippetsBreedsExamTrivia POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get inspired with our daily newsletter DIY Home Tech Food Vegetarian Love and Sex Sign up with By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR.