Maltipoos are cross between the Maltese and a Poodle. Maltipoos are sweet and easy going. MaltiPoos make good companions for singles, and MaltiPoos are excellent therapy dogs. Cross breeds like the Maltipoo are also known as designer dogs or hybrids, which are a deliberate combination of two breeds. Maltipoos are non-shedders and are a favorite choice in hypoallergenic pets. If you have allergies, please visit our "Allergies" link for much valuable information before you buy a MaltiPoo or any other pet. You will find that Maltipoos are an active, feisty, fun-loving dog. MaltiPoos enjoy life, and love games, walking, and following you through the house.
Maltipoos can be a good choice for anyone who might be afraid of dogs. MaltiPoos normally train easily. MaltiPoos do well with people of all ages, and MaltiPoos love to be held and cuddle. Maltipoos will adapt to any home, but MaltiPoos love being with people. Maltipoos will normally bark and make a good intruder alert. Maltipoos are fun and happy, and many have fallen in love with MaltiPoo cuddling and companionship. MaltiPoos need daily brushing, grooming, occasional baths, and frequent haircuts. MaltiPoos are loving and gentle, and Maltipoos do well with kids. Maltipoos were bred to be a small breed hypoallergenic companion dog. MaltiPoos are one of the most popular designer breeds.
MaltiPoos are intelligent, sweet, and play well with all others. Maltipoos love lying in your lap or following from room to room. MaltiPoos can be active and feisty, and love to play as well as cuddle. MaltiPoos can bark to alert, but would offer no protection as a guard dog. Maltipoos are generally healthy, as long as they are not too small. Maltipoos love people and should live indoors with people. Most MaltiPoos are too small to live outdoors. The Maltipoo has a low-shedding coat with low dander. MaltiPoo coat is medium to long, and can be straight, wavy, or curly. MaltiPoo coat colors are cream, white, silver, black, chocolate, and parti. Maltipoos need brushing to clean coat and prevent mats.
Many Maltipoos are kept in puppy cut to reduce the need for brushing and bathing. Maltipoos are OK with hair cut twice a year if put in puppy cut, but head may need to be trimmed more often. Maltipoos need a bath monthly. It is also good to clean MaltiPoo ears. MaltiPoos also need teeth cleaned occasionally. MaltiPoo nails may need trimming twice or so monthly. Start brushing and grooming your MaltiPoo puppy early to get him used to having it done. Always check your MaltiPoos mouth and ears. Be gentle so your MaltiPoo likes being groomed and handled. Teach children to be gentle with the MaltiPoo, and supervise play time.