Malti-Poo Breed Appearance
The Malti-Poo, being a hybrid mix of the Maltese and the Toy Poodle, can take on the appearance characteristics of one or both parent breeds. Owners and breeders have described the appearance of the Malti-poo as weighing from 5 to 20 pounds, standing from 8 to 14 inches tall at the withers, having hair that can be medium to long in length and slightly curly, wavy or silky, coat colors of cream, white, silver, apricot, black, blue gray, brown and cafe-au-lait. The ears are of medium length and floppy, black nose and sweet looking dark eyes or blue eyes( for lighter colored Malti-Poos). The hybrid has a somewhat square shaped body and a tail that can curl over the back or be slightly hooked.