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Short History of the BreedCross between a maltese and a poodle.
Physical Description and SizeVaries. Range from 5lbs - 16lbs. Colors vary according to breeding.
Common colors: grey/black/white; apricot; white
Coat can be straight or wavy, or combination of both
Non-shed coat; easily matts
TemperamentFriendly, cuddly; enjoys playing and napping with owner
Very intelligent, learns commands quickly
Dog Care(exercise, grooming, diet)
Needs daily exercise and play time
Monthly grooming and weekly brushing (dependent on length of coat) suggested
Clean eyes 2-3 times a week
See vet for diet needs
Health Issues and Life Expectancy
Healthy maltipoos can be expected to live around 10 - 14 years. Special care should be taken as dogs tend to be
smaller but very active; ensure safety when playing and jumping as dog ages. Eyes tend to become dirty quickly, keep clean a few times a week to ensure healthy vision. Ears need to be clear of hair in the inner canal; see vet for
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