How to Train a Bichon Frise. Bichon Frises are highly trainable dogs who are driven by a desire to please their owners. However, for housebreaking especially, Bichons can be stubborn and difficult to train.
The Bichon Frise descended from the Barbetor Water Spaniel and the Standard Poodle. The word bichon comes from Middle Frenchbichon ("small long-haired dog"), a diminutive of Old Frenchbiche ("bitch, female dog"), from Old Englishbicce ("bitch, female dog"