Other Names : Tenerife Dog, Bichon Tenerife, Bichon a poil Frise
Bichon Frise Heig ht : 9 - 12 inches
Bichon Frise Weight : 12 - 18 lbs.
Bichon Frise Colors : White, cream or apricot up to 18 months of age
Country of Origin: France.
Coat: The Bichon's double coat consists of a soft dense outercoat and coarse curly outer coat. The Bichon's coat has a puffy appearance and springs back when patted.
Character: The Bichon is sensitive, responsive, affectionate, and eager to cuddle or play.
Temperament: The Bichon is friendly toward strangers, other dogs and children. Bichons can bark a lot.
Care: The Bichon's coat needs to be brushed and combed every other day, as well as trimmed every two months.
Training: The intelligence of the Bichon makes training a fairly simple task.
Activity: The Bichon is an active dog that needs daily exercise. Vigorous indoor games, romps in the yard, or short walks on the leash will keep the Bichon happy.
Bichon Frise Description : The Bichon Frise is a small, friendly, playful, white "powder puff" of a dog. Bichons love people and need their company to be happy. Bichons love to be the center of attention and are always eager to please. Overall, they are "love balls," good with children and other pets. Bichons are an excellent indoor family pet.