When you look into the eyes of a Maltese you will find a
calmness that reaches right into your soul and if you
have never owned a Maltese before most people will tell
you it only takes that first look into their eyes to
know you are hooked. They display a total devotion and
unconditional love to their owners and those who are
lucky enough to own one
of these little white dogs will find they quickly become
an extension of our lives. Whether you own a Maltese
adult or Maltese puppy you will find yourself wondering
how you ever lived without the love and devotion of such
is your friend, your partner, your defender, your dog. You
are his life, his love, his leader. He will be yours,
faithful and true, to the last beat of his heart. You owe
it to him to be worthy of such devotion."
look into the eyes of a
you will find the love and devotion to the breed and the
commitment of breeding to the
AKC Standard not only for structure,
beauty and an elegant silky coat but also for health and
personality. There is a magical connection between an
owner and their little white dog – you can see in their
eyes the strong love they have for each other. The
Maltese is known as "ye ancient dogge of Malta," which for
more than 28 centuries has been an aristocrat of the canine world.
for the first time in
the United States and listed as a Maltese Lion Dog at
Westminster's first show in 1877. The
American Kennel Club
accepted the Maltese for registration in 1888.
When searching for a
it is imperative that you not only research the
but search for a
well. Whether you are looking for a show dog or a pet
I feel it is so important that you learn as much as you
can about the breed before deciding to own a Maltese.
Too often people purchase dogs on a whim and in the end
all this does is hinder the owner and the pet – so
please choose your breed carefully.
Often when a reputable breeder is contacted and they do
not have Maltese puppies available they will direct you
to another breeder whom they trust and breeds according
The Maltese is a toy breed, small and compact in size
ranging from four to seven pounds.
They also make a perfect pet for someone living in an
apartment while on the other hand are not a good
candidate for those with small children.
I'm a small
in home Maltese breeder in Spring Hill, Florida
who breeds on a limited basis with the goal of improving
each breeding and obtaining a consistency in my line.
Occasionally I have
for suitable pet homes which are placed with a spay/neuter
contract/NO BREEDING and
AKC Limited Registration Papers.
All puppies stay
here at Dar Lynns’ for a minimum of twelve weeks before
going to their forever home with No Exceptions.