Maltese. Maltese Dog Breeds

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Not much outdoor exercise, but that's because they're so lively indoors and get most of their exercise running around the house. Its expression is both alert and gentle.

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― Maltese Rescue ― ADOPTIONS

Training should start early and limit walks to short distances. The Maltese is a diminutive dog weighing from four to six pounds two to three kilograms. The body is compact, the shoulder blades sloping.

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― Maltese Rescue ― ADOPTIONS

The only potential negative to a clipped coat is that some of the shed hair can more easily fall onto your floor and furniture. The long, silky coat that sweeps or hangs close to the ground gives the Maltese an almost ornamental appearance.

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It was shown in American in 1877 as Lion Dogs. The vast majority of Maltese do not excel at housebreaking. To change or withdraw your consent choices for TheSprucePets.

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Maltese Puppies For Sale

A fall from a few feet up, especially over a hard surface, can result in a broken leg or concussion. The American Kennel Club accepted the Maltese for registration in 1888. If you see someone advertising a "Maltese" as black or brown or any other non-white color, it's a crossbred Maltese, not a purebred Maltese.

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Maltese Dog Breed Hypoallergenic, Health and Life Span

Their bones are fragile. Consider an indoor litterbox, or a doggy door leading outside to a small covered potty yard.

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Maltese Dog Breed Profile

Whether an individual weighs 2 pounds or 6 pounds or 10 pounds, he's still just a Maltese. Writers of the succeeding centuries continually commented upon their diminutive size.

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Theses phrases are made-up marketing fluff, coined by savvy breeders who know that these cutesy phrases attract gullible buyers.

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