10 The longer cut may even fall down the sides of their body, reaching the floor. Pet owners who prefer this look will often tie the hair around their face in a top knot—bow included.
11 Formal breed standards suggest that the coat should be sleek in texture: any curliness or kinks are objectionable. At Rover, we think regardless of the texture or haircut, they’re undeniably cute. Plus, long or short, they shed relatively little.
12 Maltese are great dogs in both apartments and houses. While energetic, they’re petite enough to still run circles around a small space.