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About Papillons

 

About Papillons

Standing at 8-11″, Papillons are dainty, elegant, happy and friendly dogs. They are should be neither shy nor aggressive. They are good with children and other small animals. Families with small children should be careful as Papillons can be easily hurt.

Papillon Colors

 

Papillon Colors

A long, silky coat is always parti-colored or white with patches of any color. Ears must be a color other than white. The AKC lists 5 standard colors: White with either Black, Lemon, Red, Sable or Black/Tan.

Grooming & Exercise

Grooming & Exercise

Due to their size, Papillons are easily groomed. Their coats require little grooming save for the ear fringe. Papillons are very athletic and must be watched as puppies. Their love of jumping can injure them.

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