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Breed group: Type: Hybrid Talent: Hunting
Size: Small Weight: 8-15 pounds Fur length: Short Ears: Pointy Fur type: Straight Fur Color: Black & White, Brown & White, White / Cream
Life Expectancy: 12-15 years Rarity: Common Availability: Easily available Climate: Good for every climate.
The Rat-A-Pap is a designer dog cross between the Rat Terrier and Papillon. Their ears are large and pointed while their tail is long and curled. They love to please their owners and make a wonderful family dog.
They come in variations of different colors of white with apricot, brown or black markings.
The coat of this breed is short and silky.
The Rat-A-Pap are known to be devoted and loyal to their owners. They are friendly, charming, fun-loving and even get along well with children and other dogs. They are devoted, loyal and loves to please their owners. They are smart dogs and fun to be with. They do not do best when left alone, they can get in real trouble when they get bored.
They shed very little and so very easy to take care of. They do not require much grooming maintenance. Bathing should be done when necessary to keep up the dog's hygiene.
They are highly intelligent breeds and are very trainable. Early socialization and obedience training is recommended.
They enjoy normal plays and will be content to sleep at some days. They are playful, energetic and will need an average exercise to tire burn off their energies. A 10-15 walks a day would suffice their needs. They perfectly suit in an apartment dwelling life with their small size.