The Griffichon is a hybrid between the Bichon Frise and the Brussels Griffon. Country of Origin: The Griffichon originate in the United States of America. Original Purpose: The Griffichon is a designer breed that makes a great family companion. Breed Characteristics: The Griffichon is affectionate, cheerful, gentle, and lively. They tend to be intelligent and easy to train. The Griffichon is social and tends to get along well with people and other pets. Life Expectancy: Average life expectancy for the Griffichon is 10 - 13 years.