Origin USA
Classification Toy
Height 20-30cm / 8-12in
Weight 2-9kg / 5-20lb
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Exercise High
Easily Trainable Yes
Watchdog Poor
Good with Children Yes
Good with Other Animals Yes
Indoor / Outdoor Living Indoor
Grooming Daily
Feeding Normal diet
Size Small

Maltipoo Description

Being a crossbreed the Maltipoo can vary quite a lot in its appearance. It is a mixture of a Maltese and a Toy or Miniature Poodle. They are a small dog with pendant styled ears and small, warm eyes. Their coat can be either straight or wavy and is silky in texture, they shed no or very little hair. Colours vary considerably and can include apricot, black, grey, white and cream.

Maltipoo Character

The Maltipoo is a delightful family dog, it is affectionate, playful, loyal and energetic. They love children and for a small dog have lots of energy. The Maltipoo is intelligent and learns fast, this is a dog that loves its family and thrives on human company. They are a fun-loving little dog but just as much as they love to run and play they also love to cuddle up and become a lap-dog!

Please note: This is only a guide.

You must contact a breeder club, read relevant literature and even contact vets to understand the full requirements of this breed.

Please ensure your lifestyle, home and family are suited to this particular breed and you fully understand the requirements needed to give the dog the life it deserves.