Maltipoo dogs are a hybrid breed of poodles. They are one of the most popular dog breeds all over the world, and they rank ninth among all dog breeds in our country. Poodles are considered an aristocratic dog breed. They are intelligent and easy to train. Besides, they are also loyal and love their families.
The best part about Poodles is that their coat does not shed that much. Standard, Miniature, and Toy are the three breeds of Poodles. There are many other mixed breeds of poodles from various countries that have grown in popularity. Maltipoo is an attractive poodle that results from cross-breeding of the Poodle and Maltese breeds. Maltipoo dogs are a good fit for those who are looking for small house pets. They are charming, attractive, and fun. The size of the Maltipoo depends on its lineage and the type and size of the Poodle and Maltese dogs used for breeding. Miniature Poodles can sire slightly bigger Maltipoo while the offspring of a Toy Poodle will result in a relatively smaller Maltipoo. A full-grown Maltipoo will weigh up to 6-8 pounds and will reach 8-10 inches in height. Their average lifespan is 12-14 years, and some can live to 16 years under healthy living conditions.
Maltipoo puppies are quite expensive as they are the offspring of a purebred Poodle and purebred Maltese. It is recommended that you decide on the gender in advance, and then and chose your pup from a certified breeder. You can bring a pup home when it is about eight weeks old. Focus on early training, housebreaking, and socializing. This dog breed is ideal for apartments and small houses. They are active dogs, and it is essential to keep them well exercised as it will keep them from barking or exhibiting behavioral issues. Regular bath, shampoo, brushing, and grooming gives them the required attention to keep them calm, clean and healthy.
As they are very cute, many Maltipoo puppies have become stars on social media. Maliboo, a Maltipoo pup who was a part of “Dance Moms,” is a huge Instagram star with 642,000 followers. Many celebrities prefer Maltipoo dogs as pets as they are cute, easy to carry, and adorable. Another celebrity Maltipoo pup is Jack. Ellen DeGeneres saw a man ill-treating Jack on the road and rescued him.