Are maltese dogs hypoallergenic?

Answer Maltese dogs are not are hypoallergenic, nor any other breed. According to James T. Li, M.D. of the Mayo Clinic, people are allergic to dander, which all dogs have. Maltese and other non-shedding o... Read More »

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How big do maltese dogs get?

According to the American Kennel Club, Maltese dogs should ideally weigh between 4 and 6 pounds. A Maltese should not weigh more than 7 pounds. Classified in the Toy Group, Maltese are approximatel... Read More »

How to Groom Maltese Dogs?

Is you're Maltese covered in knots?

Are Maltese dogs likely to get arthritis?

Yes, Maltese are prone to many joint problems as they age. Mine is only 4 and she already has bad joints, but there are medications that your vet can give you to help. If it gets really bad they co... Read More »

Neurological Disorders in Maltese Dogs?

The Maltese breed was not originated in the Mediterranean Island of Malta, as the name suggests. According to The Kellys Maltese, the breed is descended from a Spitz-type dog bred in south central... Read More »