A small, playful-looking dog with a silky, fine coat with corkscrew-style curls. The particularity of the Bichon Frise is that he is all white, compared to other Bichons. This pretty doggy with a cheerful look has a harmoniously proportioned body. His appearance combines strength, power and elegance.
Between 25 and 30 cm (9.84 to 11.81 inches) for the male
Between 23 and 28 cm (9.06 to 11.02 inches) for the female
Between 3 and 5 kg (6.61 to 11.02 pounds) for the male
Between 3 and 5 kg (6.61 to 11.02 pounds) for the female
Pure white is the unique color of the Bichon Frise's coat.
His hair is silky, fine, soft and forms corkscrew curls.
His head has a flat skull and is in perfect harmony with the rest of the body. His eyes are dark, rather round, very bright and with black edges. His ears, not too large, are drooping. His nose is black.
His tail is carried high, drooping gracefully curved over the back, it is not rolled up.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 9, section 1 and is #215