Breed Info


Charming & Intelligent

  • Intelligent
  • Easy to housebreak and train
  • Loyal
  • Family friendly
  • Affectionate
  • Eager to please


Small and Fluffy

As this is a crossbreed, there will be variations in appearance.


  • Round head
  • Short and round muzzle
  • Dark or amber oval eyes

Coat Type and Color:

  • Loose, medium-length curly fur
  • Coarse coat
  • Tan
  • Brown
  • White
  • Black
  • Black and white
  • Tan and white


  • 6-12lbs
  • 9-14 inches


Medium Activity

  • Exercise is good for their health and behavior
  • Mental stimulation is also important
  • Hiking, walking and play dates with other pups
  • Bich-Poo's are prone to obesity, exercise is very important

We Recommend:

  • 30 minutes of daily activity
  • 8 miles of walking per week

This modern breed hasn't been around that long, but its parent breeds have a long documented history.

The History of Bichon Frise

  • Originated in the Mediterranean
  • Intelligence and charm made them great royal companions
  • Performers in circus shows and street acts
  • Breed introduced to United States in 1956

The History of Poodles

  • Can be traced to Roman & Egyptian times
  • The French used the variety of poodle sizes for duck hunting, sniffing out truffles and small companions
  • Used in circuses because of how quickly they learned tricks
  • Was the most popular breed in America from the 1950's to the 90's


  • Avoid matting and knots by brushing twice a week
  • Bathe as necessary
  • Keep ears clean as they are prone to ear infections.
  • Trim nails once or twice per month


  • Early training is recommended
  • Intelligent pups are eager to please
  • Does best with positive reinforcement