Today we talk about one of the most popular small dog breeds the multi. The Maltese is a dog breed much popularized in the Mediterranean, Italy being common proponents of the origin to the Maltese dog are associated with Italy.
Also the Croatian island was known as the letter, and of course its exact origin is uncertain, but it’s known that the Phoenicians brought the breeds ancestors to Egypt in over 2000 years. Curiously, at the tip of Ramses the second, there are stone statuettes with images very similar to the multi store the Maltese is a very small dog, usually weighing between three and four kilos and measuring about 25 centimeters tall.
This makes them adaptable to small apartments and homes without a guard. Never lush white coat which is usually smooth long and silky. In general, this is a dog with very happy and fun while affectionate and attached to their master.
They can be a bit nervous and playful, and therefore separately spend too much time alone at home, as you prefer to feel accompany it is an ideal dog for all types of family, we must explain that you have to play with it properly.
The Maltese can be a fragile and small dog, and therefore be damaged if you play too rough. The Maltese needs daily brushing to avoid dirt accumulation and annoying time to keep their hair in perfect condition. They will also need a monthly bath which should make use of conditioners.
The most common Maltese haircuts are the puppy cut, or letting the hair grew long basic care also involves cleaning the tear students which collect under the eye, and any dirt accumulated around the mice. Use a wipe or damp gauze, and then dry the area to avoid fungal infections.
The Maltese will require at least two walks a day about 20 to 30 minutes each to encourage the burning of excess energy, we can throw a ball or engage in other games.
Finally, we highlight the importance of quality food, which will provide general well being, as well as in beautiful, shiny dog suffer allergies to be observant of any reactions to the Maltese is a generally healthy dog, visiting vet every six to 12 months for the vaccinations to meet happy and healthy.
We need to remember they are susceptible to allergies to ensure a quality diet to reduce the possibility of conjunctivitis, follow a proper facial cleansing regimen.
Finally the Maltese breed is susceptible to kneecap dislocation. Problem was common in older dogs to enjoy a sociable and happy Maltese dog and adults.
We need to ensure a proper socialization process when they are a puppy, by introducing them to other dogs, people, and environments, we need to use positive reinforcement to ensure they are properly educated, being a very intelligent Maltese will learn without difficulty, basic commands, tricks, and even advanced orders, five to 10 minutes a day of training should suffice.