Maltese Border Terrier

Maltese Border Terrier:Border Terrier and Maltese Mix

Hybrid Breed

Border Terrier + Maltese


Border Terrier and Maltese Mix - a hybrid breed

The Border Terrier and Maltese are a very popular mixed breed, also known as Bordemalt. They are intelligent and affectionate companions, suspicious of strangers, but at the same time responsive and easy to train. They bring a unique blend of traits to the family, including inexhaustible energy, stamina and a strong protective instinct. These traits make them an ideal pet for all types of families. Because of their slender bodies, short, layered coats, and graceful movement, they are a real treat for the eyes. Border Maltese are also relatively adaptable to different lifestyles, whether it's outdoor activities or quiet evenings at home. If you're looking for a loyal and active companion, the Border Maltese is for you.

What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?

A Border Terrier and Maltese mix is a medium-sized dog with a robust body shape. It has a thick, snow-white coat, black eyes and a long, black nose. The shoulder height of an adult dog is about 27-30 cm and its weight is between 7-9 kg. It has a round head with a short coat and small ears. The rest of the body is covered with a long silky coat, which is slightly longer on the belly than on the sides.

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Alternate Name -
Origin UK - Malta
Life expectancy 12 - 15 years
Care requirements low-maintenance - high-maintenance
Activity level average - low
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of Border Terrier and Maltese Mix - Such is probably his nature.

The Border Terrier and Maltese Mix is a happy and very lively breed. Most have black and white coat colors and a beautiful, long coat. They are very active and often very intelligent dogs that love to play.

Border Terriers and Maltese are very energetic and very open to other people and animals. They are wonderfully affectionate, friendly and very loyal. In general, they have a very balanced personality that is easily trainable and enjoyable.

These dogs love to be outside and thrive in environments where they have plenty of exercise and run. They like walks and activities where they can get rid of their energy. However, this does not mean that they do not enjoy spending time at home. Their adaptable nature makes it easy for them to adjust to new environments.

Border Terriers and Maltese are very playful and enthusiastic dogs that are constantly looking for stimulation. They can be quite loud and take this into consideration when training and outside.

Overall, Border Terriers and Maltese make very good family dogs as they have a friendly nature and are very attentive and loving. They need regular training for good behavior. With proper training, they can be good companion dogs and family members.

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What diseases can occur in Border Terrier and Maltese Mix.

Border Terrier Maltese mixes are a popular hybrid breed and are considered loyal, playful and affectionate companions. They come from the crossbreeding of Border Terriers and Maltese. Although they are very entertaining, they also tend to develop certain genetic diseases.

These mixed breeds can suffer from neurological disorders such as Beagle Pain Syndrome, Syringomyelia or Epilepsy. Another common problem is dislocation tendencies, especially in the shoulder joints. This can lead to pain and tact errors in gait. Problems with the eyes are also possible, as is a tendency to food allergies, digestive problems, respiratory problems and liver disease.

To ensure that the pet stays healthy, you should keep regular checkups with the veterinarian. If the pet suffers from any of these genetic diseases, it is important that you contact your veterinarian so that he can prescribe the proper treatment.

Breeding a healthy breed is necessary to avoid inbreeding and to reduce the likelihood of having puppies of this species suffering from one of these diseases in the future.

It is also important to create the right diet plan for your pet to improve its health. A healthy diet and an appropriate level of activity are the best ways to improve your dog's health and maintain his well-being.

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The coat quality of a Border Terrier and Maltese mixed breed is usually denser, although shorter compared to other dog breeds. The coat often has a medium length limb. The color of the coat is typically light gray-brown with white markings, sometimes speckled. It is important to brush the coat regularly as the breed is prone to tangles. It is advisable to give the dog a monthly bathing and brushing routine.

Fur length short - medium
Fur rough-haired - wavy
Ear shape Triangle
Tail short - fanned out
Anatomy rugged, dainty
Size ♀ 20 - 36 cm
Weight ♀ 3 - 6 kg
Size ♂ 21 - 40 cm
Weight ♂ 3 - 7 kg
Suitable For Children, Beginner, Seniors
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  • Eye diseases

    Often occur with allergies and intolerances.

  • Heart disease

    Can occur frequently in dogs and can sometimes be treated with medication.

  • Patellar problems

    Problems with the Patellar can be a displacement or weak kneecap, which is one of the most common causes of lameness in dogs, also because of overweight.

  • Skin inflammations

    Can be hereditary in certain breeds.

  • The expected size of a Border Terrier and Maltese mix is usually between 8 and 12 inches in shoulder height.

  • The expected life expectancy of a Border Terrier and Maltese mix is 12 to 15 years on average.

  • Border Terriers and Maltese mixes come in a variety of colors, including black, white, silver, cream, brown, gray and even red.

  • Since a Border Terrier and Maltese mix has a double coat, it needs regular professional grooming and brushing.

  • No, Border Terriers and Maltese mixes are not hypoallergenic.

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