Breed Standards for the Bichon Frise
General Appearance and Coat:
Bichon derives from its double coat, with a soft dense undercoat and coarser, curly outer coat, causing the coat to stand off the body and even spring back when patted.
Head and Neck:
Round, dark eyes, drop ears
Plumed tail curved over back, moderate tuck-up
White, may have cream shadings