For many people, Maltese dogs are what they think of when they imagine a Show Dog. With their long, white fur and miniature proportions, they certainly have the look. The reality is, though, that this breed has a long history, and writers of many different ages have admired these dogs.
Not surprisingly, the breed is thought to have originated in the Central Mediterranean area, specifically Malta. It has been known by other names, such as the “Roman Ladies’ Dog” or the “Maltese Lion Dog”. The best guess anyone has as to how Read More