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.

Judging The Papillon

Fine-boned, dainty, elegant, happy, alert, and friendly. These key words from the standard should be in the forefront as you walk into your ring to judge Papillons. These words, along with a good understanding of the fine points of the ...