Maltese puppies for sale
The Maltese is a purebred appreciated for its intelligence, loving temperament and cute appearance. It has a beautiful white coat and expressive eyes. It is used in rally, tracking, obedience, agility, and therapy.
Affectionate, kind, playful, active, intelligent
|Adult Weight||4-7 lbs|
|Adult Height||9-10 in|
|Life Expectancy||12-15 yrs|
Maltese puppies for sale- North Carolina On-the-spot Adoption / US Shipping
Maltese is a loving toy breed that weighs less than seven pounds with a beautiful long, and silky coat. This breed is irresistible with its big, dark eyes and
Maltese are toy dogs which only have a shoulder height of 7-9 inches and weigh 4-6 pounds on average. The skull is slightly rounded on top and the ears are
The breed has a gorgeous long white coat that requires gentle brushing and combing to prevent mats and tangles. They need regular baths to keep their coat looking its best. Their ears should be checked weekly to remove debris and accumulated wax. Their teeth should be brushed frequently since they are prone to dental disease.
This small pup is full of energy but actually only requires occasional exercise to keep them happy and healthy. A daily walk or a game of tennis ball will usually suffice to keep them fit.
They are friendly with other dogs and pets, and because of their playful
Maltese are highly intelligent, and because of their long history as a companion animal, they have learned to get what they want from their owners. This means that training needs to be consistent because they tend to be stubborn and determined. They do respond well to positive training methods though and can make a well-behaved pet. This breed makes a fun choice as
It has a life expectancy of 12-14 years but some have been known to live up to 18 years. This breed is sensitive to cold and very warm weather. It is prone to some heart issues such as collapsed valve syndrome. They play well indoors and is well-suited to apartment life as they are not prone to excessive barking.