Toward the late 1800s, the Maltese was introduced to the U.S. and was officially recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1888. (3/15) by Judy Powell October 31, 2020, 3:08 pm Credit Judy Powell 0 Previous 3/15 Next View full list See more Previous article Is a handsome dog with plenty of energy and affection to share. Next article Sometimes known as the Hungarian Pointer, the Vizsla probably descends from hunting dogs used by the Magyars, who settled Hungary more than a thousand years ago. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.