Is there a miniature Whippet? A miniature Whippet is a smaller version of a Whippet. There are several ways a breeder might try to produce a miniature Whippet, each with pros and cons. These are breeding with a smaller breed, like a Chihuahua, introducing the dwarfism gene, or choosing runts.
How much are mini Whippets? $800–$1,500
A Whippet puppy purchased from a reputable, high-quality breeder will cost between $800 and $1,500. Some Whippets can be priced as high as $2,000.
How big do mini Whippets get? In size, the whippet is just small enough to sit in your lap and just large enough to be a good running partner. Although whippets stand about 19 to 21 inches tall, with their slender build they weigh only about 20 to 40 pounds. Most probably weigh in at around 30 pounds.
Are there different sizes of Whippets? Broadly speaking whippets fall into 3 main sizes; Small, Medium and Large. Unlike some breeds who have many variations within the breed. But, don’t think this makes it easy to choose the right size for your whippet!