The name “Papillon” in translation from French means “butterfly”. The breed got its name due to the special shape of the ears, similar to a butterfly. Representatives of this breed are very active. They love to play with a ball and run, although they enjoy spending time in a relaxed atmosphere with their owner. These dogs are most often quick to grasp whatever they are taught. They are particularly successful in obedience and agility. Papillons are an excellent choice for aspiring dog breeders.
Here are some interesting facts about the dog which definitely makes him a magnificent breed.