Japillon

Japillon

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-16 Years

Japillon Build Information

The Japillon is a hybrid dog resulting from the cross of the Japanese Chin and the Papillon.These tiny, cute dogs reach no more than 11 inches and weigh anywhere from 7 to 20 pounds.They have square shaped faces like the Japanese Chin, but the snout of the Papillon. Their long, silky coats come primarily in white with black or tan markers, but may also be brown, silver, or red mixtures.

Size:Small
Length (Male):8-12 in.
Length (Female):8-10 in.
Weight:< 14 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Japillon dogs are known for being friendly, sweet, loyal, and cheerful, enjoying best their time around the family. Although affectionate with children, supervision is necessary as these dogs are quite delicate and fragile. Both intelligent and obedient, Japillons are easy to train and enjoy preforming tricks. With high levels of energy, they require plenty of physical and mental exercise.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Affectionate

Appearance

Colors:Black, Black & Tan, Black & White, Chocolate, Silver, White
Grooming:Medium Maintenance

Japillon Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Moderately easy to train
Agile/Zippy:Yes
Obedient:Yes