This popular tiny dog breed is packed with a big personality. Maltese puppies have found their way into the hearts of dog lovers across the world... They have created a name for themselves with their larger than life temperaments. We have compiled five fun reasons why we think Maltese puppies are some of the best to own! They are fun to dress up! Come on, you know it’s absolutely adorable when you see little puppies dressed up and we like to think that Maltese puppies popularized the trend of dressing up dogs. Because of their tiny sizes, it’s almost impossible not to find clothing for them. Whether your pup is a male or female, they are cute and stylish in every outfit! They can go everywhere with you. At their maximum weights of 7 pounds, they are the absolute perfect size to accompany you on any trip, whether it's in a car or on a plane. It goes without saying that they are also perfect for apartments. If you’re a first-time pet owner, getting one of our Maltese puppies was a great choice. They are rather low maintenance dogs. They come in many types. Did you know that Maltese puppies come in many hair types? They range from long hair to short hair, there are teacups, pear-head shaped ones, and even apple-heads. It sounds funny, we know, but they truly exist and each is a cute as the other. They’re loyal to their owners and family. People purchase Maltese puppies because they are cute, for sure, but they also may have heard about their loyalty. These beauties will defend you to the end...well as much as they can! Their protective nature and barking make them excellent watchdogs. Who doesn’t love that?