Papillons: The Smartest Dog Breeds In The World
The papillon is a petite yet hardy toy dog. It is alert, active, and friendly. The breed originated in France as dwarf spaniels. They didn't have the erect ears that the breed is named for now. The ears are a matter of personal preference. They are not considered a fault or defect if dropped. Papillons are delightful little dogs that make great part-time lap dogs and part-part-time exercise friends. They are also good companions for many types of households. This breed is usually good for households with more than one pet. Papillons get along well with cats if they socialized .:max_bytes(150000):strip_icc()/Papillondogshow-GettyImages-823284-362d17f0732c492399bb98888c7d7185.jpg) The Papillon originated in France, where it was named for its signature ears. Famous owners include King Louis XIV of France and Marie Antoinette. The breed was first recognized by the American Kennel Club (AKC) in 1915. A papillon named Loteki Supernatural Being (Kirby) won Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show in 1999. Papillons are smart dogs that can be trained to participate in dog sports. They should be exercised with two to three walks per day for 20 to 30 minutes at a time. Papillons like interaction and mental stimulation. They can develop separation anxiety and behavior problems.:max_bytes(150000):strip_icc()/Papillononagilitycourse-GettyImages-478408006-4d13b2ad666e447db8cfd595faed4c6b.jpg) The papillon has a long, fine, silky hair coat that requires moderate grooming. Consistent dog training is a must. They like to be the pack leader with other dogs in the household. They will also be the leader towards humans if you don't train them.:max_bytes(150000):strip_icc()/breed-profile-papillon-1117984-FINAL-19f62180abd449fb38a0d2442ac5c8d.png) Papillon can have a loose kneecap that can slip out of place and cause pain and lameness. Most papillons do well with.25 to.5 cups of dry food, divided into two meals. Don't leave out food for free-feeding throughout the day. The Papillon Club of America is a great place to start looking for a dog. A breeder can charge between $800 and $3,000 for a papillon. You can find rescue groups in your area. PapAdopters & Placement Service is a volunteer organization. It is dedicated to rescue and re-homing purebred papillons. Papillon is a dog breed popular with dog lovers. The papillon is a small dog that is friendly, trainable, and fun. Papillon is one of the Smartest Dog Breeds in the world, according to CNN. Papillons are one of the easiest breeds to train. Papillons love children, but you need to make sure the child knows how to handle the dog. Papillons are easily injured. They can defend themselves if mistreated or misled.:stripedicc(cute dog breeds we can't get enough of)4589340-hero-04aba92c6fbb4651b7fa1f54823a1a6d.jpg).:strip_icc()/GriffonNivernais-8a7754cfcfff41e9a6737b2cc633f0e.jpg).:strip_icc()/shih-tzu-dog-breed-profile-1117999-hero-5541b7f6f936478ca766d85ff5af202e.jpeg).:strip_icc()/CavalierKingCharlesSpanielTaraGreggEyeEm-2b447e19d3db4515a19cfcac3247deb5.jpg).:strip _icc()/italian greyhound dogbreed profile-4781785-hero-2eacc9295d574d768b57b1f2887be71b.jpg).:strip_icc()/GettyImages- 180391527-d1364d2b9bc3489cb987fcc95b1def81.jpg).:strip_icc()/GettyImages-644027691-11cff479c04348c89a6b1a77fc62a320.jpg). ![Standing side profile of a miniature pinscher - Min Pin.