The Bichpoo is a designer breed created through the cross of the Bichon Frise and the Poodle breed. The Bichpoo is recognized by the ACHC (American Canine Hybrid Club) as a Poochon. This designer breed can also be registered through IDCR (International Designer Canine Registry) and ICA (International Canine Association, Inc).
- Country of Origin: N/A
- Weight: 6 - 14 lbs
- Height: 10 - 12 inches
- Color: The 3 most popular colors in the Bichpoo are buff, red and white. Other colors can be black, black & white or chocolate. It is also common to have flashes of white in the solid colors.
The Bichpoo is a loving, caring and gentle designer breed. This tiny fluff ball enjoys playing with children and does well with other pets. The Bichpoo is free spirited, independent and enjoys snuggling up with their owners.
One of the most common health concerns with this designer breed is blocked tear ducks. Other health concerns to watch for are:
• Luxating Patella
• Teeth Problems
All mixed breed dogs have a better chance of having less health concerns because of their genetic diversity.
The Bichpoo coat is thick, fluffy and hypoallergenic.
Their hypoallergenic coat can be kept healthy with daily brushing to remove any dirt or tangles in their fur. Clipping is recommended every 4 – 6 weeks. Bathe when necessary.