Maltese are one of the most beloved dog breeds in history.
They're small, graceful and elegant little lap dogs that enjoy playing, cuddling and loving their family.
This breed has a lovely white coat that requires regular grooming and will shed minimally.
They can be housebroken easily and are a great family pet for kids or adults looking for a charming companion.
Maltese love to be touched, pampered and cuddled by their owners.
The Maltese has an average lifespan of 12-15 years which is quite long for a toy breed.
Maltese make wonderful therapy dogs because they are eager to please and enjoy the company of people.
Maltese are hypoallergenic dogs that are perfect for people with allergies.