Maltese Breed Information


Toy group, bred in Italy as a companion.
Toy breed between 8-12 inches and typically between 5-15 pounds, color to be white or white with cream/biscuit markings allowed. Non-shedding, hypo-allergenic, this breed has a long, soft, silky coat which can be left natural or cut short for easy care. This is a sweet, affectionate little dog, that is easy to train and are a playful and loyal companion. Can be litterbox trained. Average lifespan is 12-16 years.