Country of Origin
USA - The Shichon or Zuchon is a cross between the Bichon Frise and the Shih Tzu. This hybrid is recognized by the American Canine Hybrid Club as the Zuchon.
The Shichon averages a weight of 10-12 pounds.
The coat of a Shichon is usually thick and sheds very little. The coat can come in a variety of lengths depending on which breed this dog's coat takes after.
The Shichon is a happy, friendly dog.
The Scichon are easy-going and enjoy the companionship of their owners.
Regular brushing is required.
The Shichon is eager to please their owner. They require consistency in their training and done with a gentle hand.
The Shichon does not require formal daily exercise. Routine play is sufficient though they do enjoy short walks with their owners.