About the Rat-a-pap
The Rat-a-pap is a hybrid dog that is made up of a combination of two different purebreeds. It's a cross between the Rat Terrier and the Papillon. We've found the best method for understanding the characteristics of the Rat-a-pap is to read both of its ancestors descriptions taking note of their temperaments, size and general look.
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The Rat-a-pap comes in the many colors of the Papillion. Colors may include, white with apricot, brown or black markings. The coat is short and silky and the eyes dark. The ears are large and pointed. The tail is long and curled.
The Rat-a-pap is a spirited breed and is loyal to its owners. It enjoys normal play and will be content to sleep the day away some days. The Rat-a-pap is intelligent and trainable.
How tall is the Rat-a-pap at its shoulders?
Male: 8-14 pounds Female: 6-10 pounds
The Rat-a-pap has an average life expectancy of 12-15 years.
The Rat-a-pap is a low maintenance breed and doesn’t require much grooming. Most may need a couple of 10-15 walks a day.
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