Canis ISSN: 2398-2942 Whippet Contributor(s): Flatt D, Lindsey F E F Introduction Biological Data Introduction General information True all-rounder. Perfect house dog and companion; loves to curl up on a lap or by the fire. Also affectionate and loyal. On the other hand it is a game hunter chasing with keen enthusiasm. This social friendly breed fits in well with the vast majority of households. Biological Data This article is available in full to registered subscribers Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login Further ReadingPublicationsRefereed papers Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource. Other sources of information For information on Genetic Testing Providers (labs) genetic tests, and tests by breed, visit International Partnership for Dogs (https://dogwellnet.com/). For a list of DNA tests available for certain breeds worldwide, visit Kennel Club Worldwide DNA tests: https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/health/for-breeders/dna-testing-simple-inherited-disorders/worldwide-dna-tests/. The Kennel Club Breed-specific requirements and recommendations including health screening: www.thekennelclub.org.uk/media/9846/abs_breed_specific_requirements_and_recommendations_web.pdf. Gilmour P Whippets Today. Howell. ISBN 0876053592. Organisation(s) Visit the Kennel Club website to search for details of KC-registered breed clubs: thekennelclub.org.uk/services/public/findaclub/breed/. Whippet Club - www.thewhippetclub.com. Visit the American Kennel Club website to search for details of AKC-recognized breed clubs - www.akc.org/clubs/search. American Whippet Club - www.americanwhippetclub.net.