Maltichon

Maltichon

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-15 Years

Maltichon Build Information

The Maltichon is a cross between a Maltese and a Bichon Frise. It is a small breed that weighs between 8 and 12 pounds and stands between 8 and 10 inches tall when fully grown. It has a coat of soft, fluffy fur that requires a moderate amount of maintenance. Shedding is minimal, however

Size:Small
Length (Male):8-12 in.
Length (Female):8-10 in.
Weight:< 14 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Maltichons are playful, energetic, gentle, affectionate and good with children. They are relatively easy to train, but expect results to come gradually.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Cream, Gray, White
Shedding:Minimal
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Wavy

Maltichon Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Moderately easy to train