Bichon Yorkie

Bichon Yorkie

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Function:Companion
Life Span:10-12 Years

Bichon Yorkie Build Information

The Bichon Yorkie weighs between six and eight pounds and has a maximum height of twelve inches. These dogs are considered low maintenance in regards to grooming and exercise needs. Often recommended for first time owners, the Bichon Frise responds well to training and commands. As a small breed with low exercise needs, they are a great choice for someone living in an apartment.

Size:Toy
Length (Male):8-12 in.
Length (Female):8-10 in.
Weight:< 14 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

The Bichon Yorkie is a cross between a Yorkshire Terrier and a Bichon Frise. This toy breed is known for being attentive, intelligent, and playful.

Activity Level:Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Barking:Moderate
Energy Level:Very Active
Kid Friendliness:Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Chocolate, Cream, Gold, Gray, White
Grooming:Low Maintenance
Coat Type:Dense

Bichon Yorkie Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Easy
Obedient:Yes
Trainable for Tricks:Yes