- AKC Breed Popularity: Ranks 54 of 193
- Height: 8-11 inches
- Weight: 5-10 pounds
- Life Expectancy: 14-16 years
- Group: Toy Group
The quick, curious Papillon is a toy dog of singular beauty and upbeat athleticism. Despite his refined appearance, the Pap is truly a “doggy dog” blessed with a hardy constitution. Papillon fanciers describe their breed as happy, alert, and friendly.