About Maltipoo Puppies
The Maltipoo is an intentional cross between a Maltese and Toy Poodle. They are friendly, affectionate, and energetic. Spelt either “Maltipoo” or “Maltepoo,” they are a popular breed because of their positive traits they carry from both the Maltese and the Poodle.
About Maltipoo Temperament, Behavior and Personality
The Maltipoo is a gentle breed that is well-suited for the role of family pet. Ideal for new dog owners, Maltipoos are easy to train. This happy breed can adapt to virtually any home setting. Maltipoos weigh between 5 and 12 pounds and stand between 8 and 14 inches tall at the withers. The Maltipoo is energetic and full of spunk, enough for all of his family members to enjoy. He’ll happily chase after a ball or even play tag with the kids. The Maltipoo get along with other pets too. After a tough day of play, he will curl up on your lap for some much deserved attention and a comfortable nap. They will often act like puppies well into their senior years.
Maltipoo Terrier Colors
Maltipoos are generally bicolor, white and a combination of black, brown, peach, gray or fawn.
Maltipoo Average Size
The Maltipoo commonly weighs between 3 – 10 pounds, standing 4 – 9 inches high.
Maltipoo Litter Size
There are normally 4-6 puppies in a Maltipoo litter.
Maltipoo Life Span
Maltipoos will normally live 10-15 years, average for a dog this size.
About Maltipoo Health
Maltipoos are no less healthy than any other dog. Like many other breeds, they may be prone to hip dysplasia, allergies, dental problems, luxating patella and White Shaker Syndrome.