Man’s best friend – Maltese Dogs
Maltese AKC Maltese breed). There are very tiny Maltese dogs – teacup miniature Maltese. The most remarkable feature of the dogs is their silken white hair with no undercoat. Since Maltese do not have fur like other breeds, they lose hair like humans. Hence Maltese are good pets, especially for those individuals that suffer from allergies.and puppies have been known as man’s best companion. Renowned for their cuteness, Maltese are small dogs that belong to the toy group (
The Maltese dogs are fearless, friendly, eager to learn, and sociable. Maltese easily befriend children, other dogs and cats.
Maltese weight between three to ten pounds and are seven to nine inches in height. Maltese dog has a round dark eyes surrounded by a dark halo, wide and black nose and domed skull. The dogs have low ears covered by long hair and small, round feet.
Maltese dogs has a lifespan of 12-15 years, though some live up to 18 years.
Taking care of Maltese
It is very important to take proper care of these dogs. Keeping Maltese clean and tidy makes the skin of the dog healthy and also assists in the reduction of body odor. Maltese should be given a bath every 10 days. You can make use of dog shampoo and dog conditioner for an efficient bath.
The dogs need enough attention to provide them with enough socialization to be friendly with strangers and other dogs. Dog experts agree that the Maltese are difficult to housebreak and many recommend crate training.
Feeding crunchy high-quality Maltese dog food can help keep their teeth clean, while feeding table scraps or people food may make Maltese dogs more picky eaters. Maltese love to be lap dogs, but overindulging them may lead to excessive shyness and distrust around other people and dogs. Continue reading…