For small dog lovers, the Bichon Frise is a favorite. This breed possesses a pleasant demeanor, lovely appearance and quiet nature overall. Resembling a cotton ball, many individuals are attracted to this unique looking pup. The Bichon Frise is usually seen as a companion dog and is as content in smaller apartments as he is in large homes.
The Bichon Frise coat usually comes in white, but may have slight variations in color throughout the coat, such as an off-white tinge. This dog stands at approximately 9 to 11 inches tall at his shoulder.’
The Bichon Frise is chosen as a companion dog for many reasons. First, he has a pleasant attitude and is a happy pup to be around. Also, the Bichon Frise is gentle by nature, which means he is as good with children as he is with senior citizens. Those who suffer from pet allergies may choose this breed due to his lack of shedding. An additional reason why the Bichon Frise is a popular dog breed is that his small size allows him to be well suited for smaller living quarters, such as apartments.
With all of his fur, grooming the Bichon Frise may be a bit of a timely task, but it is not as bad as with a larger dog who has a lot of fur. The Bichon Frise has a lot of fur, but is small in size, which cuts down on the time for grooming. It is best to brush the Bichon Frise a few times a week to prevent tangles from forming.
If you are searching for a small dog who is a wonderful companion, the Bichon Frise is a great choice.