| Papillon is French for butterfly. Papillon dogs get their name because of the butterfly-like shape of their ears. Papillons are a very old European breed that has been around for over 700 years. A myth exists that Marie Antoinette carried her Papillon on her way to the guillotine.
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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. The capital of India is New Delhi. Most peopIe in India speak Hindi or English.