2 Cute Male Maltese Puppies for Sale
Maltese Puppy For Sale in JACKSON, KY

Ad Statistics

Ad ID: ADN-17538
Times Ad Viewed: 276 times
Date Listed: 09/29/2016
Date Expires: 10/29/2016


Breed: Maltese
Price: $350
Gender: Male(s) and Female(s) Male(s) and Female(s)
Nickname:

Litter of 5

Age: 14 Weeks Old
Size at Maturity: Small
Availability Date: 10/17/2016
Shipping Area: United States
Payment Method: Paypal, Cash
Litter of 5
Tags: Maltese Puppy For Sale in JACKSON, KY

Litter Description:

2 Cute Maltese puppies for sale. They are 6 weeks old at this time 10-08-16 out of litter of 5. They will be ready for new home at 8 weeks of age or older. Date of birth is 08-28-16. We require deposit of $50.00. Adult Maltese range from roughly 3 to 9 lb (1.4 to 3.2 kg. Maltese have no undercoat, and have little to no shedding if cared for properly. they are considered to be largely hypoallergenic and many people who are allergic to dogs may not be allergic to the Maltese. Maltese are bred to be cuddly companion dogs, and thrive on love and attention. They are extremely lively and playful, and even as a Maltese ages, his or her energy level and playful demeanor remains fairly constant. The Maltese is very active within a house, and, preferring enclosed spaces, does very well with small yards. For this reason the breed also does well with apartments. Regular grooming is also required to prevent the coats of non-shedding dogs from matting. Many owners will keep their Maltese clipped in a "puppy cut," a 1 - 2" all over trim that makes the dog resemble a puppy. If interested email or call, will send pic. Updates each week. We do meet people so far when needed at different locations; for example, Hazard, Winchester, Lexington, West Liberty, Stanton, and other locations. CKC Registered. Will be taken to vet for 1st of shoots, worming process started, and checkup. They are being trained to puppy pads. Also, will ship by plane from Lexington airport at a set fee of $350.00 to cover all cost. 2nd option is Uship in which the buyer would pay upon delivery of the puppy. There is one transporter from TN that can transport to areas in TN, VA, WV for a fee of $170.00 to $250.00, in which I can give you there information if needed. This transporter does send Pic. Updates often during transport. Thank you for looking Wanda Home number is 606-666-7283 cell phone 606-272-3458

Maltese

A.K.A. : Bichon Maltiase
Overview: The Maltese is a great family dog who is great with kids, visitors, and other household pets. He likes to be treated as a special family member, though learns early to respect the rules.
Breed Group: Toy
Weight (lbs): 4-7
Height (in): 9-10
Colors: White.
Coat: Long white hair, with no undercoat. It's flat and silky.
Character: Maltese dogs are eager to learn. Very friendly and sociable, these dogs make great family pets.
Temperament: This breed gets along well with children, other dogs, and most household pets.
Care: The Maltese requires daily brushing and combing as well as special lotion to clean the tear stains around the eyes. Dead hair should be brushed out, not plucked, and the hair around the eyes should be removed.
Training: This breed is very sensitive, so a gentle approach is called for during training.
Activity: The Maltese can adapt itself to your activity level, but enjoys a nice romp outside when possible.
Country of Origin: Malta
Health Issue: This breed is prone to respiratory, eye, tooth, and skin problems.
Life Expectancy: 12-14

More About Maltese Breed
Sire

Tiny

Dam

Mother Lucky

Before getting a new puppy, make sure you are prepared to share your life with a new family member for the next 15 or more years! Owning a dog is a big responsibility!

Questions You Should Ask the Breeder

1. Are the puppies' parents "certified"? This means that certain breeds are often at risk for genetic conditions such as hip problems, heart problems and eye problems. Most of these diseases are inherited, meaning the disease is passed from parent to puppy. Many breeders will have their dogs evaluated and tested for that disease and ultimately "certified" by a veterinary specialist to be disease-free. 

2. What are the sizes of the puppy's parents? Know how big the parents are, to get a good idea of how big your puppy will be. Is that the size dog you want? 

3. Ask to meet the dogs parents. If possible, meet the puppy's parents. Notice if they appear to be in good health and evaluate their overall temperament. Are they shy, aggressive, or well adjusted? 

4. How have they socialized the pups? Have the pups been around other dogs? Other people? Socialization is critical in puppies 6 – 16 weeks old. Proper socialization consisting of good experiences of a puppy with other puppies and lots of different ages, sizes and types of people will give you the best chance at having a well-adjusted dog. 

5. What vaccines has the puppy had? How many shots has he received and when will the puppy be due for his next puppy shot?

6. Have the puppies been dewormed? All puppies are born with worms and routine deworming is recommended. 

7. Have any of the puppies in the litter been sick? If so, what were the signs, the diagnosis and treatment? 

8. What visits has the puppies had with the veterinarian? Have they been examined and declared "healthy"? If not, what problems have they had? Have they been on any medications? 

9. What is their guarantee? What guarantee does the breeder give with their puppies? If the puppy is found to have a severe illness, what will they do? This is a difficult topic but one that is a lot easier to cover up front rather than later. 

10. Recommendations? Ask the breeder for a couple references of puppy owners that they have sold within the past year. CALL them. Find out if the breeder was fair, if they were happy with their pups, and how any problems were handled. 

11. Breeders contract? Does your breeder require a breeder's contract? If so, what is in it? Is the breeder willing to take back the puppy at any time, if you can't keep it? 

12. Limited registration. Some breeders require that you spay or neuter your dog by a certain age. If that is the case, that may not be a problem but it is best to know before you get your puppy. 

13. What is the family history? Ask if the breeder has information about the breed line. For example, ask how long the dogs have lived and what they have died from. Write it down. This may be important for monitoring your pet as he gets older. 

14. What is the breeder currently feeding the puppy? Regardless of what they are feeding, it is ideal to continue feeding the same food for the first few days at home to minimize the risk of gastrointestinal disturbances. If you choose to change the diet, do it gradually. 

15. Health certificate and certificate of sale. Ask the breeder if he will supply a health certificate for the puppy issued by his veterinarian. Some states require also a certificate of sale.

16. Does the breeder belong to a breed club? Ask for references.

Get your questions answered and feel very comfortable with your new puppy.