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We encourage you whether you are looking for a whippet or currently have one to get involved in your canine community! We do not require our companion homes to pursue performance activities with their whippets but those that do are having a phenomenal time!
Whippet Breed Standard:
Canadian Whippet Breed Standard
American Whippet Breed Standard
American Whippet Club Illustrated Standard
UK Whippet Standard
FCI Whippet Breed Standard
Australian Extended Breed Standard
Canadian Kennel Club
National Whippet Club of Canada
For The Love of Purebred Dogs
Canadian Show Resources:
MJN Show Services
United Kennel Club
American Whippet Club
Whippet Breed Archives
Racing & Lure Coursing:
Canadian Sighthound Field Association
American Sighthound Field Association Whippet Racing Association
National Oval Track Racing Association
Racing and Lure Coursing Jackets:
Follow Your Lead
4 on the Floor Dogwear
Best In Field Blankets and Leads
North America Diving Dogs (NADD) you can earn both CKC and AKC titles
American Show Resources:
Rau Dog Shows
BaRay Event Services
Health Testing Resources:
Orthopedic Foundation for Animals
Whippet Health Initiative
Whippet Literature for upcoming Breed Fanciers:
Whippet Review: A beautiful quarterly publication that explores the international show scene, in-depth articles on the breed and highlights influential figures. This magazine is accessible to those that admire whippets and not limited to the show world.
The Whippet: by Bo Bengtson. The definitive book on "the whippet". Bo explores the history of the breed, pivotal kennels in the United Kingdom, Europe and North America, dogs that have changed the course of our breed's history. A must read for any serious fancier or enthusiastic whippet owner.
Hurtta can be ordered off of Amazon
Euro Dog Designs
Shedrow Coats from Greenhawk Equestrian Sport for growing puppies (inexpensive)
Etsy is a great resource
Pear Tannery for quality British padded leather hound collars
Aurum Leather & Leads for luxury whippet collars
Kangaroo Leather Dog Show Leads:
Bling For the Show Ring
Lead Me To It Dog Show Leads
Seasonal Panties for Whippets:
4 on the Floor Chickwear
Northwind's Online Store
Travelling with your Dog:
Whether you buy an expensive crate or not the most important factor that determines whether your dog survives a motor vehicle collision is IF your dog is crated. Any crate is better than none.
Impact Dog Crates
Ruff Land Kennels
Whippet Approved Beds:
Snoozer Cozy Cave Beds
Check out Wayfair for deals on Snoozer beds.
Dog Show Magazines:
The Canine Chronicle
Best in Show
Canadian Dog Fancier
Bucket List Worthy Dog Shows:
American Whippet Club National Specialty: Occurs annually in April, location changes every year (April 3rd-9th 2022 Virginia Beach) .
AWC Regional Specialties: The AWC holds seven regional specialties throughout the year in addition to the National Specialty.
Canadian National Whippet Specialty: Will be hosted at Spruce Meadows, Alberta in 2022.
Westminster Kennel Club:
Usually it occurs at the second week of February. In 2022 WKC has been postponed.
AKC National Championship Show: Occurs annually in December, Orlando, Florida
Crufts, Occurs mid-March, in Birmingham, UK
World Dog Show will be hosted in Madrid, Spain 2022
Sighthound Festival Donaueschingen: Hosted annually in Donaueschingen, Germany,
International Whippet Congress 2022, Brescia, Italy.
Julie Brunn Animal Artist (check out her Facebook page for more examples of her work)
Fine Art by Yvonne Sovereign
Patience Coale Renzulli makes exquisite wool felted sculptures of whippets, yes of course I have one of Fleur! (Check out her work on Facebook)
Resources: About Us
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