|Photo of leaping whippet from the Whippet Club of Great Britain.|
Personally, I admire their sleek appearance. Their long faces are extremely expressive. That's why this commercial caught my attention:
The unimpressed look on the whippet's face is wonderful. I actually dislike the ad because it feels very mean-spirited, but I can't help chuckling when the whippet takes off at the end. The guy is such a loser that even his dog abandons him.
Anyways, here's a vid of some whippets racing:
Here's the Whippet Wikipedia page.
And here's a link to the American Whippet Club.