Bichon Frisé

Other Names Bichon à poil frisé Bichón Tenerife Pronunciation

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The Bichon Frise is a small, sturdy dog. When the dog is clipped in a show cut the body gives off a round appearance. The skull is slightly rounded. The muzzle is shorter than the skull, is not pointed, và has a slightly pronounced stop. The round eyes are blachồng or dark brown. The ears are dropped covered in long hair. The teeth should meet in a scissors bite. The legs are straight và medium boned. Dewclaws are usually removed. The tail is carried over the baông xã. The double coat is soft khổng lồ the touch. The outer coat is 3 khổng lồ 4 inches (7-10 cm) long & is coarser và curlier than the soft dense undercoat. Coat colors include solid White, cream, gray or apricot. White is preferred in the show ring. The coat is hypo-allergenic. Pet owners usually clip the dog in an easy care puppy cut that is the same length all over the body toàn thân. The dog can be shown with its coat clipped like a poodle or with a long, puffy coat with the feet and muzzle clipped.

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The Bichon is a fluffy, little Trắng dog that loves human company. It has an independent spirit, is intelligent, affectionate, bold & lively. This charming, gentle dog is not a yapper. It has a self-assured, happy temperament that is easy khổng lồ live with. These bright little dogs are easy lớn train và just plain old love everyone. They need people to lớn be happy. They are naturally sociable và are happiest when they are part of a family that takes them everywhere. This sociable trait also means that they are fine in the company of other dogs và pets and are excellent with children. Used as watchdogs and to perform tricks, this breed is competitive & obedient. Like a lot of smaller breeds, the Bichon may be difficult to housebreak. The Bichon Frise needs rules to follow, & limits to lớn what they are and are not allowed to bởi vì. They also need a daily pachồng walk. Do not allow this little dog to lớn develop Small Dog Syndrome, a human induced behavior where the dog feels he is paông xã leader lớn humans. This can cause varying degrees of a wide variety of behavior problems. including, but not limited to lớn, obsessive barking, guarding, separation anxiety, snapping, and even biting. These are not Bichon traits, but rather behaviors brought on by the way the dog is treated. If you begin to lớn be your dog’s pack leader, và are consistently self-assured, calm and assertive toward the dog, providing daily pack walks, the Bichon will be a very stable-minded, trustworthy dog.

Height, Weight

Height: Males 9 - 12 inches (23 – 30 cm) Females 9 - 11 inches (23 – 28 cm)

Weight: 7 - 12 pounds (3 – 5 kg)

Health Problems

Some are prone lớn watery eyes, cataracts, skin & ear ailments, also epilepsy and dislocated kneecaps. They can be very sensitive sầu lớn flea bites.

Living Conditions

The Bichon Frise can live in an apartment if it gets enough exercise. They are fairly active indoors and will vị okay without a yard.

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These are active sầu little dogs that need a daily walk. Play will take care of a lot of their exercise needs, however, as with all breeds play will not fulfill their primal instinct to walk. Dogs that vì not get lớn go on daily walks are more likely to display behavior problems. They will also enjoy a good romp in a safe, open area off-lead, such as a large fenced-in yard.

Life Expectancy

About 15 or more years

Litter Size

1 - 6 puppies, average 4 - 5


This breed should be groomed frequently & bathed every month. Professional grooming is recommended every 4 weeks. Tryên ổn around the eyes & ears with a blunt pair of scissors & clean the eyes extensively lớn prevent staining. Show dogs are trimmed with scissors. The body toàn thân of pet dogs may be clipped with electric clippers though the rest of the dog must still be cut with scissors. The Bichon sheds little khổng lồ no hair and is good for allergy sufferers.


The Bichon Frise dates baông chồng as far as the 13th century. The breed is a descendent of the Barbet Water Spaniel & the Poodle. The Bichon was traded all over the world by Spanish sailors. The dog eventually became a favorite of the 16th century French royal courts. In the 19th century it was a popular organ grinder"s dog and also a circus performer. Today the Bichon Frise is primarily a companion và show dog. The Bichon Frise was first recognized by the AKC in 1972.


Gun Dog, AKC Non-Sporting

Recognition ACA = American Canine Association Inc. ACR = American Canine Registry AKC = American Kennel Club ANKC = Australian National Kennel Club APRI = American Pet Registry, Inc. BFCA = The Bichon Frise Club of America CKC = Canadian Kennel Club CKC = Continental Kennel Club DRA = Dog Registry of America, Inc. FCI = Fédération Cynologique Internationale KCGB = Kennel Club of Great Britain NAlăng xê = North American Purebred Registry, Inc. NKC = National Kennel Club NZKC = New Zeal& Kennel Club UKC = United Kennel Club

Dung the Bichon Frise at 2 years old


Dung the Bichon Frise at 2 years old


Dung the Bichon Frise at 2 years old


Suzi the Bichon Frise at 5 years old


Casey the Bichon Frise at 7 50% years old


Marteo Jachồng the Bichon Frise at 10 months old


Sunny the Bichon at 19 months old—"She"s a purebred Bichon Frise and is a wonderful dog who loves everyone...especially children!"