Rat A Pap

Rat A Pap

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-15 Years

Rat A Pap Build Information

The Rat-a-Pap is a Papillon and Rat Terrier mixed dog breed. These lovable family dogs have a short, silky straight coat and a long, curly tail. They also have large pointed ears and the ability to hunt. This common breed has a weight of 8-15 pounds. Their fur coloring differs greatly. It may be black and white, brown and white, or white/cream. Markings are apricot, black or brown.

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

Behaviour and Personality

They love children. Being highly intelligent they are not the most difficult breed to train but this will require patience and gradual effort from the owner.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Shedding:Minimal
Grooming:Low Maintenance
Coat Type:Silky

Rat A Pap 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
Hunting Companion:Yes