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16 Facts About Bichon Frises and Why We Love Them

The adorable Bichon Frise has become a popular breed of dog across the globe. The cute appearance of this breed is what initially attracts people to buy a Bichon Frise, but they also have a fantastic personality that makes them ideal for loyal family pets.

#1 The pronunciation is French and is pronounced BEE-shawn FREEzay. Try it. You’ll feel fancy saying it!

#2 The Bichon’s name means “curly coated”

#3 They are good travelers

#4 Because they don’t shed they need regular grooming to keep their coat in good condition

#5 They are usually classified in the Toy or Non-Sporting group

#6 Though highly intelligent, obedience training is a must for Bichon puppies

#7 Most Bichon Frise are not keen on the water, so you won’t see many of them running in the sea