The Havachon is a hybrid between the Bichon Frise and the Havanese. Country of Origin: The Havachon originate in the United States of America. Original Purpose: The Havachon is a designer breed created to make a great family companion. Breed Characteristics: The Havachon is affectionate, alert, independent, and loyal. They tend to be friendly and get along well with people and other pets. The Havachon is intelligent and trainable. Life Expectancy: Average life expectancy for the Havachon is 10 - 13 years.