The Maltese is typically a happy dog, often quite eager, alert, and very active for his size.
This is a breed that seems to be very aware that he is considered a lap dog, as many tend to expect to be a bit spoiled. There may be some stubbornness or intolerance in regard to a few aspects.
A Maltese is the right dog for you if you want a pet that keeps you busy and on your toes. Whether this is with grooming, spending time with him, choosing just the right toys
, or having him right by your side while you are focused with things around the house, you cannot ignore the presence of a Maltese.
Here, we'll go over some details of what is often seen with this breed.