Maltese Breed Information

Maltese
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 1, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
6 69 165 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 Grays send a message to Grayssend message 15 hours ago
2 Jimbos Pad send a message to Jimbos Padsend message 1 hour ago
3 Manday Kennels send a message to Manday Kennelssend message 1 hour ago
4 Somedog Different send a message to Somedog Differentsend message 3 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.