| 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. Many Renaissance paintings depict Papillons. A myth exists that Marie Antoinette carried her Papillon on her way to the guillotine.
Sierra Leone Animal Rescue
Sierra Leone is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 27,000 square miIes. The population of Sierra Leone is about 6 million. Threatened species known from Sierra Leone include the Chimpanzee, Diana Monkey, Red Colobus, and Wild Dog. Most peopIe in Sierra Leone speak English, Mende, or Temne.