Featuring the red and white Japanese Chin dog breed figurines, gifts and collectibles. The Japanese Chin is also known as the Japanese Spaniel. These dogs are acknowledged for their importance to Japanese nobility. From the toy group, these dogs are lap dogs and companion dogs. The dog breed is also one of the most cat-like breeds in attitude. They are very alert, intelligent and independent. To wash and wipe their face, they use their paws. They enjoy resting on high surfaces, have a good sense of balance and tend to hide in unexpected places.