Longhaired Whippet

Longhaired Whippet

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix

Longhaired Whippet Build Information

The Longhaired Whippet is a rare medium-sized dog breed that is identical in build to the Whippet but with longer fur. Longhaired Whippets measure between 18 and 22 inches when fully grown and weigh between 20 and 30 pounds. They have coats of long and silky fur that are sometimes wavy or curly.

Size:Medium
Length (Male):19-25 in.
Length (Female):18-20 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Longhaired Whippets are affectionate, sensitive and much less stubborn and dominant than smooth Whippets tend to be. Like smooth Whippets, Longhaired Whippets are athletic and love exercise. Since they are more docile than smooth Whippets, Longhaired Whippets get along better with other pets and tend to be easier to train.

Appearance

Colors:Black, Gray, White
Coat Type:Wavy

Longhaired Whippet Pet Insurance

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Breed Talents and Facts

Ideal for Tracking:Yes
Agile/Zippy:Yes