| Papillon is French for butterfly. Papillon dogs get their name because of the butterfly-like shape of their ears. Papillons are depicted in Italian frescoes from the Renaissance. Papillons are a very old European breed that has been around for over 700 years. Many Renaissance paintings depict Papillons.
India Animal Rescue
India is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 1,269,000 square miIes. The population of India is about 1 billion. Threatened species known from India include the Jenkin's Shrew, Malabar Large Spotted Civet, Pygmy Hog, Salim Ali's Fruit Bat, and Blue Whale. Most peopIe in India speak Hindi or English.