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  1. Dog peeing on my bed in the middle of the night!

    Dog Training Forum
    Hello! I adopted a 1-1.5 year old maltese male about a month ago. At first he had a few accidents, which I chalked up to stress of the new environment. However, he has settled in quite nicely since then. There is really only one problem. In the middle of the night, he sometimes pees on my bed...
  2. Maltese Pregnancy!!! :)

    General Dog Forum
    Hello, I have a 3 year old maltese that is 6 weeks pregnant!! I'm so excited! :whoo:The first pic is her at 4 1/2 weeks, the second pic was her at 5 weeks, and the third pic is her at 6 weeks.
  3. Maltese or MaltiPoo

    General Dog Forum
    Was wondering if there's anyone out there that can tell me if these are good with kids and if they are hard to house train? I have read that maltese are really stubborn about the housetraining issue. Interested in these because of the low shedding and smaller size.
  4. Play Fighting or Plain Fighting?? HELP!

    General Dog Forum
    My husband and I have had our 6 month yorkie for quite sometime. She is 3 pounds 11 ounces. We just adopted a 7 week old maltese. She is 2 pounds 3 ounces. They play, but their playing is generally the yorkie on top of the maltese wrestling her around and nipping her. Sometimes the maltese...
  5. Our dog will not go potty outside!

    Dog Training Forum
    I have tried taking him out every hour and we have stayed out as long as 45 minutes waiting for him to go, and he won't. He waits until he comes in and he goes on the floor. We feed him on a regular schedule 8:30 in the morning until 9 and then 4 until 4:30. We go for a walk in the morning, and...
  6. Having some trouble getting my dog over his separation anxiety

    Dog Training Forum
    We've been trying desensitization, but it isn't doing us any good. Whether we are gone for 5 minutes or 5 hours, he whines, barks and destroys anything he can get his teeth or paws on. He uses the bathroom throughout the house or garage, where ever we are keeping him. He scratches at doors, and...
  7. Maltese eye problems...

    Dog Grooming Forum
    hey, i have a 10 month old little maltese. he's wonderful, but the only problem is his eyes. his eyes always discharge some kind of eye water that stains the fur around his eyes a reddish brown color. no amount of scrubbing or washing takes away the color. is there any way to get rid of this?
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  9. Trying to decide between small breeds

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    My husband and I want to get a dog and have these requirements: Smaller size for ease of management and transportation (up to 35 lbs) Very low maintenance coat and minimal shedding Quick learner but not devious - I'd like to do some advanced tricks Mellow, calm, quiet energy - not hyper and...