Maltese dog

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Noun1.Maltese dog - breed of toy dogs having a long straight silky white coatMaltese dog - breed of toy dogs having a long straight silky white coat
toy dog, toy - any of several breeds of very small dogs kept purely as pets
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I have two Maltese Terriers a girl and a boy (neutered), the boy has always barked at dogs and people.
Emily from St Columb Minor, near Newquay in Cornwall, now fears for the safety of Jace and her other children Jade, 14, Jasmine, nine and oneyear-old Jessie as well as the family's two Maltese Terriers Millie and Louis.
John Hedley Graham, 66, of Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, brought the young Maltese terriers into the country on the ferry from Holland to North Shields, North Tyneside magistrates heard yesterday.
They include German Shepherds, Labradors, Golden Retrievers, Huskies, Maltese Terriers, among others.
That's why dogs like Maltese terriers, which are the second most popular dog in Australia and the most popular dog in Sydney, are popular - they're little and they have human-like features.