Looking for whippet puppies for sale can be frustrating. This dog breed
has a lot to offer but it was not made popular by famous movies or
books and sometimes it can be difficult to locate whippet breeders near
We often receive inquiries from our visitors about whippet puppies for sale but we do not run a breeding kennel and seldom we have advice to offer about where to find a puppy, especially when the request comes from a country far from us.
To find the perfect puppy can be a labor of love but keep in mind that you are going to enjoy the companionship of your whippet for many years to come and finding the perfect whippet puppy is worth a little effort!
You'll find at the end of this page some links where you can start looking for whippet puppies for sale but, before you embark in this difficult but exciting quest consider these points, they helped me choose my puppies wisely.
These considerations are the fruit of years of experience, I do not breed my dogs and I find that buying a puppy is always a special moment to be savored and enjoyed.
Puppies (especially good ones) cannot be mass produced and to find the right whippet puppies for sale might take sometime but it is a well spent effort.
A dog will be your companion for years to come and spending some time in this search, is a very wise investment.
Meet the Breeder
You'll recognize good breeders by the special light that turns on in their eyes when they speak about their dogs.
Allways visit the facilities and get to know the parents of your puppy. You should be able to see at least the mother.
Ask plenty of questions and be ready to answer many: a responsible breeder will want to make sure that his or her dogs are going to the right home.
Start your search at local dog shows and whippet events.
It will be easier to meet the breeders, compare the different whippet blood lines and make up your mind about the kind of dog your are looking for.
Also do not underestimate the logistics of traveling with a small pup.
Don't Buy from Pet Shops
Reputable breeders do not sell to pet shops.
You won't be able to see the parents of the pup or where he comes from, you'll have less guarantees and you'll probably spend a lot more than buying directly from the breeder.
Enjoy Your Search!
Looking for a whippet will allow you to meet whippet enthusiasts, great dogs and will let you understand better this unique dog breed!
So, savor this moment and enjoy your search, good things come to those who wait for the right puppy!
The best place to start your quest is my whippet breeders page. Find a breeder near you and get in touch to find out about new litter of puppies and available dogs.
To make your search easier we also listed some interesting links and websites where you can start your whippet quest.
Keep in mind that we cannot endorse any of the ads and breeders below.
Our best advice is to check the pet ads below, write or speak to the breeders, make sure they are reliable, they have experience with the breed and they have been involved in whippet events for years.
Don't be surprised if the breeder asks you to fill a questionnaire and sign a contract.
Reputable dog breeders want to know where their puppies go and will do their best to ensure the pups can blend in smoothly with their new human family.
Visit the kennel and ask to see the parents of the puppies. It should always be possible to see at least the mother of the pups.
Don’t rush, take your time, visit this page often and enjoy your search!
Whippets for Sale in the USA
Whippets of Sale in the UK
Whippets for Sale in Australia
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