The Bolognese (pronounced [boloɲˈɲeːze]) is a small dog breed of the bichon type, originating in Italy. The name refers to the northern Italian city of Bologna. It is part of the toy dog group and is considered a companion dog. They love attention, and make good house pets. They are good at socializing with other dogs, big and small. They have a strong bond with the person/s with whom they spend the most time.
Also known as
This breed is also called Bichon Bolognese, Bolo, Bolognese, Bolognese Dog, Bolognese Toy Dog, Bologneser, Botoli, Bottolo as well as Dead.
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