Maltese Breed Information

Maltese
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
10 209 2,276 3.9 14 25

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 4 6 7 11
Bitches 2 3 4 5 8

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Novus send a message to Novussend message 32 minutes ago
2 Hitari Kennels send a message to Hitari Kennelssend message 10 hours ago
3 ~*Angel*Dreams*~ send a message to ~*Angel*Dreams*~send message 12 hours ago
4 MalteseDreams send a message to MalteseDreamssend message 12 hours ago
5 All About Angels send a message to All About Angels send message 12 hours 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.