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Maltipoo Dog - Poodle Maltese Mix Breed.jpg
Other namesMultipoo, maltepoo
OriginUnited States
Height 8-14 inches (20-35 centimeters)
Weight 5-20 pounds (2-10 kilograms)
Color White, black, and brown
Litter size 6
Life span 10-15 years
Dog (domestic dog)

The maltipoo is a mix of the dog breeds Maltese and Poodle.

History[change | change source]

The first maltipoos were created 30 years ago by American breeders to be a pet.[1]

Colors[change | change source]

Many maltipoos are white, but you can find black, brown, and red maltipoos.

Environment[change | change source]

Maltipoos should be kept inside, they cannot be outside for too long. They should only be put outside to use the bathroom, play, or exercise.[2]

Cleaning[change | change source]

Maltipoos should be given a bath every 3 weeks to a month.[2] Maltipoos sheds very little to none, making it a good pet for people with allergies.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Interesting Facts You Should Know About a Maltipoo Dog Breed". Swaay. Retrieved 2021-04-27.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Maltipoo Facts | Everything You Want to Know About the Maltipoo Dog". Retrieved 2021-04-28.
  3. "Maltipoo Hybrid Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & Facts". DogTime. Retrieved 2021-04-28.