Italian Bichon

Italian Bichon

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-15 Years

Italian Bichon Build Information

The Italian-Bichon is a hybrid cross between the Italian Greyhound and the Bichon Frise. These dogs are small in size, standing no more than 15 inches and weighing up to 18 pounds. They have fine, silky coats that are most commonly seen in white, black, blue, gray, and red colors.

Size:Small
Length (Male):13-20 in.
Length (Female):10-12 in.
Weight:15 - 25 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Italian-Bichon dog are known for the cheerful and friendly personalities and they make for affectionate, loving, and loyal family pets or companion dogs. They are quite intelligent and should make for easy and enjoyable training. Although small, they can be quite active and should be given plenty of play opportunities as well as daily walks.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Blue, Gray, Red
Shedding:Minimal
Grooming:Low Maintenance
Coat Type:Fine

Italian Bichon 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