In the past 18 months, many of us have welcomed a new four-legged friend into our homes as dog ownership at the Kennel Club increased nearly eight percent in 2020.
But with 221 different breeds of pedigree dogs to choose from, there is a lot of thought to be found before choosing your perfect pup.
There are even scientific guides that psychologist Stanley Coren uses in his book “The Intelligence of Dogs” to classify breeds based on instinct, obedience, and adaptability.
One dog that is often high on people’s wish lists is the Bichon Frize – he’s one of the UK’s most beloved small dogs and has a number of positive traits that make them a great family pet.
Here are 10 fun and interesting facts about the breed.
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