A Maltese Makes a Beautiful Companion

Looking to add a new member to your family? You won’t believe the unconditional love and entertainment a dog can bring to your life.

We’d like to introduce the . The Maltese is easily adaptable and loves company! In general, the Maltese is a well-rounded dog, a perfect fit for everyone.

The vital statistics of the Maltese are as follows:

• They generally grow 8 to 10 inches at the shoulder
• The average weight is up to 7 pounds
• Maltese has a lifespan of 12 to 15 years

Characteristics of the Maltese:

The Maltese is known for having a lot of energy, a lively personality, and is always looking for ways to please their owners. It’s easy to positively reinforce behaviors of the Maltese. Maltese are smart and catch on quickly. As far as training is concerned, it is best to crate train when you first bring your new puppy home.

This breed has a small stature and delicate structure so be very careful placing your dog around children. Maltese have a beautiful, silky white coat, easy to groom. Although the Maltese has a long coat of fur, they can quickly catch a chill when left damp.

You’ll have no problem going for walks with this breed, the Maltese loves being outdoors, running and playing with their owners. Socialization with other dogs is very important with the Maltese, as it helps them become adaptable when placed in a new surroundings.

The Maltese is one of the most ancient of the toy breed. For years, people have cherished the enrichment Maltese have brought to their lives. If you want a true companion, a Maltese is the right choice.

Be sure to check Pauley’s Pups often for our newest Maltese puppies for sale. For more information about our company, please visit our website.

Post by Mark Pauley of Pauley’s Pups

(Source: dogtime)