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Bichon Frise


Bichon Frise profile

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Lifespan: 12-15 Years

Avg height: 23-28cm

Avg weight: 5-7kg

Coat type: Coarse topcoat with a dense softer undercoat.

Coat colours: White

Originally bred for: Lapdogs.

Breed traits: Happy, amiable, confident, feisty, playful.


A little about the Bichon Frise


The Bichon Frise is a cheerful little dog who loves to be in the midst of the action, wherever their family is. They are very social, playful and enjoy being taken everywhere with their owners. 




The Bichon Frise are predisposed to the following health conditions: Patellar Luxation, Hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing's), skin allergies, Cataracts, Canine Hip Dysplasia, Liver Disease, and Legg-Perthes. They also do not like to be left alone and may suffer from separation anxiety. 

Please be advised the information provided is purely an indicator of breed traits and characteristics and that within some breeds there can be significant variation.