Maltipoo

About

Maltipoo is one of the cutest puppies there is in the world. They are a crossbreed between a Maltese and a poodle. This particular crossbreed yields similar wonderful qualities as those of purely bred Maltese and poodle puppies. One of the best things about the breed is that they are fun loving animals which mean that they are happy to be around people. They also easily fit in any family environment due to their great adaptability factors.

One great quality that these dogs posses is they have a great coats. They come in a wide variety of colors including white, cream, teddy bear brown, apricot, black while still others can be multi-colored. Their coats are soft, puffy and slightly wavy others may also have the straight Maltese coat. Maltipoos are hypoallergenic. This means that they don’t shed their fur which makes them a great choice for owners ho are allergic to dog fur.

Size

They are relatively small dogs, growing to height of between 8 inches and one foot and two inches. For a standard dog, they weigh between five and twenty pounds.

Lifespan

With proper care and medical attention, these dogs can live between 10 and 13 years. The do not require much attention but they there is need to have regular vet checks to make sure they are okay.

Temperament

One of the greatest things about these dogs is their temperaments. They have a really sweet temperament and are great around family. They can also be great companions especially when one is feeling sad. Their high level of intelligence makes them able to understand when one is sad or happy and they thus act accordingly.

These dogs can be great companions for your kids, especially those between 5 and 10 years. They are really calm and playful when they need to be. Their friendliness even extends to strangers which means that they easily accept people. They also have a instinct to protect and can therefore be aggressive if they feel that a loved one is threatened. This makes them able to fit in almost any family setting. They also like staring people in the eyes when they are being addressed and this makes them great listeners!

Maltipoo