Whippet Health Problems and Feeding

Whippet Characteristics

  • Apartment Living
  • Active Lifestyle
  • Watchdog Ability
  • Child Friendly
  • Dog Friendly
  • Cat Friendly
  • Shedding Level
  • Exercise Needs
  • Social Needs
  • Grooming needs
  • Stranger Friendly
  • Health Issues
  • Trainability
  • Adaptability
  • Whippet Health Problems and Feeding

    Whippet has strong health, despite the graceful appearance.

    • Deafness - this is not common and rare disease for this breed, so when you choose a whippet puppy, watch his reaction to different sounds (clap by hands, whistling, toy-peeple, host voice, etc.)
    • Eye Diseases
    • von Willebrand's disease (VWD) is a hereditary blood disease that causes irregular bleeding. Cause bleeding is bleeding disorder because of deficient activity of von Willebrand factor.