Tibetan Pap Information & Dog Breed Facts

Collection of all the general dog breed info about Tibetan Pap so you can get to know the breed more.

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Breed Type
What type of dog breed is it?
Cross Breed

Tibetan Pap Price and Availability

Price
How much does the Tibetan Pap puppy cost? What is the price range of this puppy? What is the average price of this dog in the United States? How much money is a Tibetan Pap?
Unknown
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Availability
How easy is it to get a Tibetan Pap? How many Tibetan Pap are there in the world?
Average: The Tibetan Pap is a commonly available dog breed. There is less risk of overbreeding compared to the very popular dogs.

Of course, they may be more popular in some countries, and inbreeding may occur, so be careful.

Tibetan Pap Size

Size
Is a Tibetan Pap small, medium or large dog?

How big do Tibetan Pap get?

Small
Weight
How much does the Tibetan Pap weigh? How much should the Tibetan Pap breed weight? What is the normal weight of a Tibetan Pap?
9-15 pounds (4.1-6.8 kg)
Average Weight
What is the average weight of a Tibetan Pap?
12 pounds (4.1-6.8 kg)
Height
How tall is the Tibetan Pap? Tibetan Pap height:
Male: 8-11 inches (20-28 cm), Female: 8-11 inches (20-28 cm)
Average Height
What is the average height of a Tibetan Pap?
Male: 9.5 inches (24 cm), Female: 9.5 inches (24 cm)

Tibetan Pap Grooming, Hair and Care

Coat / Hair Types
What type of coat does the Tibetan Pap have? What does this canine coat/fur look like?
FeatheredSilky
Colors
What color is the breed's coat? What color is a proper Tibetan Pap's coat?
CreamRedSilverSableTanGoldWhiteBlackLemon
Grooming
How to groom the Tibetan Pap and how often?
Average: The Tibetan Pap requires average grooming effort. Cutting the dog's hair by a professional groomer isn't essential.

Brushing the dog's coat is useful to reduce shedding. Ears and eyes should be cleaned regularly to avoid infections.

Don't skip the seasonal flea treatment too. Dog nail trimming and dog bath can be helpful sometimes.

Check the local pet store for dog grooming supplies and find the best dog shampoo to keep its coat healthy and give your dog a pleasant experience of a dog bath.

If you don't have the time, skill, or money to take care of your Tibetan Pap, search for a dog groomer or clipping service in your area and book an appointment.

Maybe you're lucky to have a dog boarding service that includes grooming or walk-in dog bath places nearby.

Shedding Level
How much do Tibetan Pap dogs shed? How to control, reduce and prevent the shedding of the Tibetan Pap?
Tibetan Paps shed none to minimal. Having a puppy from this breed you don't have to be afraid of your couch or car being covered by dog hair. Tibetan Pap dogs could be the best choice if you don't tolerate dog hair.
Bath Time / Bathing Frequency
How often does the Tibetan Pap need a bath? How often should bathe this dog? Can I bathe my Tibetan Pap every day?
6-8 weeks
Rarely. Bathing your dog is beneficial to them in more ways than just one. It’s also a good time to look for unusual scratches, bumps, fleas, and other irregularities. When their hair is wet and flat against their body, these details are more visible.

For example, short-haired dog breeds can go a very long time in between baths. These short-haired breeds shed regularly and that shedding works to naturally remove excess dirt and oil. So unless your weenie dog got into the garbage can, you can probably hold off on a bath for a while.

Tibetan Pap Personality / Temperament

Temperament
What kind of personality does the Tibetan Pap have? What characteristics or traits does the breed have?
IntelligentAloofIndependentAssertiveHappyWillfulAlertFriendlyEnergetic
Intelligent Rank
How smart is the Tibetan Pap? Is the Tibetan Pap breed dumb or smart?
Smart: Tibetan Pap's has great intelligence. They understand and memorize new commands in 15-25 repetitions.

The Tibetan Pap is among the smartest dogs in the intelligence ranking.

Trainability
Are Tibetan Pap dogs easy to train? Do they go well on dog training?
Tibetan Paps are easy to train. They find out the association between commands and actions quite quickly.
Playfulness
How playful is this breed?
The Tibetan Pap is a playful breed. Excited barking and sometimes nipping will alert you to play.
Sensitivity Level
How sensitive are they? Tibetan Pap sensitivity:
They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds. Soft punishment affects them emotionally. Tibetan Paps don't tolerate irregular daily routine, noisy household, and frequent guest visits really well.

They are receptive to their owner's emotions and make wonderful family companions.

Affection Level
How affectionate are they? Is a Tibetan Pap a good family dog?
High: Tibetan Paps are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers. They enjoy quality time with their owners despite the activity and are considered great therapy dog for those in need. This breed responds strongly to their handler's emotions because they bond closely. Their happiness is your happiness.
Social Needs
How much social interaction does the Tibetan Pap need? Tibetan Pap social needs:
Tibetan Paps need a lot of social interaction. They desire to always be with someone or around people. This breed hates being left alone.
Barking
Do Tibetan Pap dogs bark a lot? Are they barkers/noisy? Why does my Tibetan Pap bark?
Average to High: The Tibetan Pap is a vocal breed. Not the best choice if you prefer a quiet breed. They often bark loudly and howl sometimes. They can change their barks depending on their emotional level and what they're trying to say. Different barks could mean the same and the same barks could have different meanings.

Top reasons for barking: protection, alarm, fear, boredom, attention-seeking, greeting, separation anxiety, compulsive barking.

Watchdog Ability
Is Tibetan Pap good as a watchdog? Are they alert at night?
Tibetan Paps are good watchdogs. Their main job is to observe and they're consistent in their effort. Good vocal cords and a sense of hearing belong to them. Usually, they're territorial and protective about their property, so the Tibetan Paps will alert you if they sense something different.
Guarding Behavior / Territorial
Do Tibetan Pap dogs have aggressive behavior to protect their home/house/territory? Do they have guarding instincts?
Tibetan Paps are average defenders. Some dogs are very protective of their territory, while others easily let a stranger to trespass. This breed is not sure to defend its territory in every situation.
Biting Potential
Do Tibetan Pap bite humans? How likely are you to get bitten from the Tibetan Pap? What are the odds of getting bitten by a Tibetan Pap? Why do dog bites happen?

Low 🔽

The Tibetan Pap has a low chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
Bite Force
Does the Tibetan Pap has a hard bite? What is the bite force of a Tibetan Pap? How much bite force does a Tibetan Pap have?

Between 100 and 200 PSI 🔽

Tibetan Pap bite force: Weak. Dogs that have the weakest bite force below 200 PSI.

However, it is important to note that despite the fact that their bite force is considered the “weakest” it can still be very dangerous as all dog bites are.

They are usually not aggressive and very friendly towards children and other animals.

Mouthiness
How much mouthing/nipping/play biting does the Tibetan Pap do?
Tibetan Paps have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people. It's a common habit during puppyhood, not aggressive behavior. These "bites" don't hurt, but Tibetan Paps need to be taught for a good attitude.
Impulse to Wander or Roam
How likely is the Tibetan Pap to run away? Does this breed explore or wander a lot? Does Tibetan Pap roam?
Tibetan Paps tend to escape less than other breeds. They have low to average wanderlust potential. Exploring the world is not the best activity they can imagine.
Prey Drive
Do this canine have a strong prey drive? Does Tibetan Pap have high prey drive?
Tibetan Paps have a higher impulse to chase and catch something than other dog breeds. Cats or any other small animals might be in danger. It's a natural instinct, doesn't necessarily mean that Tibetan Paps are aggressive. Better to keep this breed on a leash.
Apartment Friendly
Is Tibetan Pap good as an apartment dog? Can they live in a flat?
Apartment-friendly dog the Tibetan Pap breed. It is best if you have a small garden where it can occasionally go out to do its business, but this is not important at all. You can exercise him enough with a walk or two a day, so he's comfortable in an apartment.
Adaptability
Are they adaptable and easy-going?
Tibetan Paps adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments. They don't mind moving from one place to another with their owner.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
How long can a Tibetan Pap be left alone?
Tibetan Paps tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.

Tibetan Pap Good With

Stranger Friendly
Are they aggressive or friendly towards/with strangers? Tibetan Pap temperament with other people:
Tibetan Paps are stranger-friendly dogs.
Pet Friendly
Are they pet-friendly dogs? How well do Tibetan Pap dogs get along with other pets? Are Tibetan Pap dogs good with pets? What is this canine temperament with other pets?
Tibetan Paps are one of the friendliest dog breeds.
Child Friendly
Are Tibetan Pap dogs kid-friendly? Are they good with young children? Tibetan Pap temperament with children:
Tibetan Paps are kid-friendly dogs. This breed is a good choice if you have children.
Cat Friendly
How well do Tibetan Pap dogs get along with cats? Are they good with kittens? What is this fido's temperament with cats? Can they be good with cats? Can the Tibetan Pap breed live with a cat?
Tibetan Paps are very cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly
Is Tibetan Pap good with other dogs? Are they dog-friendly dogs? How well do Tibetan Pap dogs get along with other dogs?
Tibetan Paps are dog-friendly dogs. If you want more dogs in your family or you'd like to join dog meetups, the Tibetan Pap can be a great choice.
Good For First Time Owners
Is Tibetan Pap breed good for first-time owners? Do they make a good dog for novice owners? Is Tibetan Pap breed suitable for first-time owners?
Yes
Tibetan Paps are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Office Friendly
Are Tibetan Paps good office dogs? Do Tibetan Paps make good office friendly dogs? Can Tibetan Paps be office dogs?
No
Tibetan Pap is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Are they senior citizens friendly dogs? How well do Tibetan Pap dogs get along with the elderly people? What is the Tibetan Pap temperament with senior people? Are Tibetan Pap dogs good for elderly owners?
Tibetan Paps are usually recommended for elderly people.

Tibetan Pap Health

Health Issues
Is it a healthy or unhealthy breed? Do Tibetan Pap dogs have health problems or genetic diseases?
The Tibetan Pap is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
Health Problems
What genetic/health problems does the Tibetan Pap breed have? What are the health issues and concerns of the Tibetan Pap breed? Most common health risks of Tibetan Pap:
Collapsed TracheaHypoglycemiaOpen FontanelPatellar LuxationProgressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
Veterinarian Visits
How often does the Tibetan Pap breed need to go to the vet? How often should you take your dog to the vet? How often should the Tibetan Pap see the vet?
Average
The Tibetan Pap should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year. If your dog shows any symptoms, call your veterinarian.
Life Expectancy
How long do Tibetan Pap dogs live? How old can a Tibetan Pap be? What is the age limit of the Tibetan Pap? How many years can the oldest Tibetan Pap live?

What is the average life expectancy / lifespan of a Tibetan Pap?

12-16 years
The average lifespan of Tibetan Pap: 14 years
Hypoallergenic
Is the Tibetan Pap breed hypoallergenic?
No
Tibetan Paps don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction. Some of the dog breeds are even considered to higher the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
Energy Level
How much energy does the Tibetan Pap have? What is the activity level of the Tibetan Pap?
Tibetan Paps have a higher energy level than other dog breeds. If you want a dog for snuggling on the couch, this breed isn't the perfect choice for you.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need
How much exercise does a Tibetan Pap need? How much exercise do Tibetan Pap dogs require per day?
Tibetan Paps need quite a lot of exercise. Daily walks should be on schedule. If you live an active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Sleeping Need
How much sleep does the Tibetan Pap breed need?
Tibetan Paps sleep 12-14 hours a day as an average dog and they're not considered a lazy breed.
Average daily food consumption
How much food does a Tibetan Pap need? What dog products should I buy? How much food does a Tibetan Pap breed eat per day? What is good dog food for Tibetan Pap? How much food should I feed my Tibetan Pap?
1/2 to 1 cup dry food a day.
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity
How easy to gain weight for this dog? Tibetan Pap risk for obesity:
Average: The Tibetan Pap has an average risk for obesity. Daily walks should be on schedule. To make your dog happy and fit, feed him with quality dry dog food and live an active life together. Try to find the happy medium between exercise and feeding.

If you notice any weight gain, consult your veterinarian and make a diet plan. Reduce unhealthy food and snacks, and measure the Tibetan Pap's weight regularly.

Weather and Climate
Which weather condition is preferred by this dog? Can they tolerate hot or cold weather and climate?
Prefers warm weather
Dogs that prefer warm weather conditions are typically breeds that were originally bred in warmer climates.
Stinkiness
How stinky is this dog? Why does it smell bad and how to get rid of the smell?

Medium

The Tibetan Pap has an average chance of bad smell. Top reasons for dog stinkiness: infection of bad tooth/ear/skin folds, gas attacks.
Drooling Tendency
Does the Tibetan Pap drool?
The Tibetan Pap is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency. If you're disgusted by slobber spots on your clothes, the Tibetan Pap could be a perfect choice for you. Drooling is the unintentional saliva flowing outside of the mouth. It can be completely normal or a sign of a health problem. Certain dog breeds drool minimum compared to others, just like the Tibetan Pap.

If you notice any change in your dog's drooling habit, you should contact a vet as soon as possible.

Tibetan Pap As a Working Dog

Service Dog
Are they good as service dogs? Can Tibetan Pap be a guide dog? Are they used as seeing-eye dogs?

Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog. A service dog is a term used in the USA to refer to any type of assistance dog specifically trained to help people who have disabilities, such as visual impairment, hearing impairments, mental disorders, seizures, mobility impairment, and diabetes. Service dogs are protected under the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act).

Tibetan Pap is not the best breed for service purposes.

Therapy Dog
Are they good as therapy dogs? Can Tibetan Pap be a therapy dog? Are they good anxiety dogs? Can a Tibetan Pap be an emotional support animal?

Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog. A therapy dog is a dog that might be trained to provide affection, comfort, and love to people in hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, schools, hospices, disaster areas, and people with anxiety disorders or autism.

Tibetan Pap is not the best breed for therapeutic purposes.

Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Are they good as detection dogs? Can Tibetan Pap be a sniffer dog?

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases. A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones.

Tibetan Pap is not the best breed for detection purposes.

Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Are they good as SAR dogs? Can Tibetan Pap be a search and rescue dog?

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog. The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and locating missing people.

The Tibetan Pap is not the best breed for SAR purposes.

Boat and Sailor Dog
Are they good as boat dogs? Can Tibetan Pap be a boat dog?

Not really

Tibetan Pap breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.

Boat dogs were typically bred for their strength, stamina, and water resistance, as they were often required to perform tasks such as pulling in fishing nets, and jumping into the water to retrieve ropes or lines, or helping to move cargo.

Sailor dog is a type of dog that was bred to accompany sailors on their voyages. They were typically used for three purposes: as a working dog, a watchdog, and as a companion. A boat dog is a term used to describe a type of dog that was traditionally bred and used as a working dog on boats.

Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Are they good as cart pulling dogs? Can Tibetan Pap be a drafting dog?

Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling. Dogs bred for this work have strong builds and qualities that are needed, strength and determination.

Tibetan Pap is not the best breed for drafting purposes.

Fighting Dog / Military Dog
Where Tibetan Pap dogs used as fighting / military dogs in history?

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Tibetan Pap Reproducibility

Gestation Length
How long is a Tibetan Pap pregnant?How long does it take to have puppies? How to tell if the Tibetan Pap breed is pregnant?

60-64 days

Reproductive cycle of the female Tibetan Pap: The first period called Proestrus lasts for about 9 days.

During this time the females start to attract males. You can notice by swelling vulva and bloody discharge.

The second part is the Estrus when the female is receptive for the male. It lasts for about 3 to 11 days.

The sign of the proestrus part is the soft and enlarged vulva. The discharge decreases and lightens in color.

The third part is the Diestrus. Normally, it occurs around day 14. In this period the female’s discharge changes for vivid red and coming to its end. The vulva returns to average, and she will no longer permit mating.

The fourth part called the Anestrus. The time frame between heat periods normally lasts about six months.

Litter Frequency

Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy. It is very important not to buy a dog from a puppy mill, where the needs of the pups and their mothers are ignored. It's an inhumane high-volume dog breeding facility, where puppies born several times a year.
Litter Size
How many puppies can the Tibetan Pap have in a litter? How many puppies can the Tibetan Pap breed have for the first time? How many puppies does a Tibetan Pap have? How many puppies can a Tibetan Pap give birth to?
3-6 puppies

Tibetan Pap Recognition

AKC Group
Is Tibetan Pap recognized by the American Kennel Club?
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group
Is Tibetan Pap recognized by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)?
Not recognized by FCI.
Breed Recognition
What kennel clubs and organizations recognize or register the Tibetan Pap breed?
Dog Registry of America Inc.

Tibetan Pap Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Intelligent Rank: Smart: Tibetan Pap's has great intelligence.
  • Trainability: Tibetan Paps are easy to train.
  • Apartment Friendly: Apartment-friendly dog the Tibetan Pap breed.
  • Shedding Level: Tibetan Paps shed none to minimal.
  • Drooling Tendency: The Tibetan Pap is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency.
  • Watchdog Ability: Tibetan Paps are good watchdogs.
  • Impulse to Wander or Roam: Tibetan Paps tend to escape less than other breeds.
  • Adaptability: Tibetan Paps adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
  • Child Friendly: Tibetan Paps are kid-friendly dogs.
  • Cat Friendly: Tibetan Paps are very cat-friendly dogs.
  • Dog Friendly: Tibetan Paps are dog-friendly dogs.
  • Senior Citizens Friendly: Tibetan Paps are usually recommended for elderly people.
  • Good For First Time Owners: Tibetan Paps are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Cons
  • Hypoallergenic: Tibetan Paps don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction.
  • Tolerates Being Left Alone: Tibetan Paps tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.
  • Office Friendly: Tibetan Pap is not the best dog breed for office environment.

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