Maltese Breed Information

Maltese
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
8 119 1,059 3.9 14 25

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 4 5 6

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 ~*Angel*Dreams*~ send a message to ~*Angel*Dreams*~send message 3 hours ago
2 Hitari Kennels send a message to Hitari Kennelssend message 2 hours ago
3 Novus send a message to Novussend message 1 hour ago
4 MeU2 send a message to MeU2send message 4 hours ago
5 MalteseDreams send a message to MalteseDreamssend message 2 days ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 5
Hindquarter 5
Gait 10
Top Neck and Back 15
Coat 10
Size 10
Feet 5
General 20


Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Maltese dogs can die on Showdog.com
"General" Factor
The "General" factor takes into account such things as show shine and temperament in addition to the other genetic traits.