Maltese are super playful and love puppies, they like to be active and have a good relationship with other dogs and cats. They may be a bit hostile with strangers at first, but they tend to adapt quickly to their presence. Moreover, they are very friendly, fearful, intelligent and agile animals. These puppies are perfect pets for those who want to have their first pet, they are docile and understanding. Beside, one point that you should take into account is that Maltese dogs do not tolerate being alone, it stresses them a lot not having a company. That’s why you should spend all your time by their side if you don’t want him to destroy your things.
Generally, Maltese puppies are 8-10 inches tall at the shoulder. They used to weigh up to 7 pounds, and their life expectancy is 12 to 15 years. They generally have perfectly round, completely black eyes with large eyelashes Also, Maltese have a privileged coat because it is silky, white and has no undercoat, so it is perfect for people with allergies. Moreover, for being intelligent, he has a great capacity for learning and is easy to train.
These dogs general health is good without saying that it is perfect, Maltese is a breed of care and constant revision by a specialist. Although they are very friendly dogs, it is better to keep them away from very young children as they could harm them. Besides, they are easy to hurt. Maltese puppies tend to have a delicate digestive system, so it is good that you try different types of food until you find the right one. Also, Maltese could present other kind of diseases as Patellar luxation, Portosystemic liver shunt, Hypoglycemia among others. Everything can be avoided or predicted with a constant visit to the vet.