Papillion Breed Overview
The Papillion is fine boned, small, energetic dog that is also widely known as the Continental Toy Spaniel, as well as Dwarf Spaniel. It contains straight long coat and it doesn’t have an undercoat. The most beautiful feature of Papillion is butterfly eyes along with long hair.
Their body is medium in length and feathering colours fore and rear of hind legs. It contains distinctive tail that is also feathered. It is considered as one of the most beautiful lap dogs.
You just have to understand that Papillion sheds a lot, so you have to groom it every day in order to help it.
Their height can go up to 28 cm and weigh up to 5 kg.
The life expectancy is approximately 13 years.
Suitability for Children – Low
Tendency to Bark – Medium
Energy – High
Suitability as a Guard Dog – Low
Grooming Requirements – Every Day
Amount of hair shed – Moderate
Food Cost – upto $5
Average Monthly Pet insurance Premium – $58