The Bichon Frise is a very popular companion dog in both Belgium and France. The breed originated in the Franco-Belgian area.
Appearance & Grooming
The Bichon Frise is a small dog. They have a curly, dense hair in white, apricot, buff, and cream. The Bichon Frise does not shed much but may require professional handling during grooming.
Behavior & Disposition
The Bichon Frise is known for its affectionate, playful, and cheerful personality. They tend to play well with children, puppies and other dogs.
The Bichon Frise has a moderate activity level and can become overweight. They need to be monitored for calorie consumption and weight.
The Bichon Frise is easily trainable due to its desire to satisfy its dog parents. Early socialization and obedience training with positive reinforcement are recommended.