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Country of Origin: Italy/Malta.

Size: Shoulder height: 20 - 25 cm (7.75 - 9.75 inches).  Weight 5-7lbs.

Coat: Long white hair and no undercoat.   The Maltese is considered a non-shedding breed.

Character: This dog is eager to learn, intelligent friendly, and sociable.  Very Happy Go Lucky!  The Maltese is very content to sit an watch TV and will still enjoy a long jog in the park.

Temperament: This dog gets along well with children, other dogs, and any household pets.

Care: This dog requires some grooming.   Dead hair should be brushed out, as the Maltese does not shed. Irritating hairs around the eyes/ears should be trimmed or plucked from time to  time. 

Training: Encouragement rather than harsh words should always be used when training this breed. They are sensitive and should be trained with a soft manner.

Activity: The exercise needs of this dog are uncomplicated. It will adapt itself to the activity level of your family.   They can withstand a variety of temperature climates form snow to the sunny beach!