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Maltese in full show coat

The maltese is a small dog in the toy group. It's coat is usually white in color.


The Maltese is a best friend and an accessory, all in one. They will surely attract attention from everyone you meet. The Maltese is an ideal companion, as they are so gentle and affectionate. They are sensitive and responsive and love to cuddle. They will want to be by your side at all times, and will demand to go with you wherever you go. They love to go for walks and rides. These funny little dogs are lively, playful, and entertaining. They have no idea how small they are, and they are fearless. That's why they need you to protect them. They will sound an alarm when someone is at your door, but as soon as you invite that someone in, the act is over. Maltese are very obedient with children. They get along well with other dogs and pets. Maltese are devoted companions with a contagious zest for life.


The Maltese is moderately easy to train. He learns new commands at the average rate. He is neither difficult nor easy to train.


The Maltese sheds practically no hair at all. It's likely you'll never find a hair in your home!


Pet coat (less work): Cut his coat short every few months and then it only needs to be brushed every week.Edit

Show coat (more work): Professionally groom his coat to the breed standard. Brush it daily with a thin comb.Edit


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Guard Dog

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Good with Kids

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A 1 year old Maltese