The Bichon Maltese mix, also called a Maltichon, is a cross between a Bichon Frise and a Maltese.
These hybrid dogs are recognized by the American Canine Hybrid Club.
They are a loving, all white Maltese mix that is growing in popularity because of their high intelligence and playful personality.
These dogs take on the temperament of both Bichons and Maltese. They are lively and affectionate little dogs.
Most are very intelligent; which makes them easy to train. You may find them difficult to housebreak, as with any smaller dog. They are great dogs for agility and obedience competitions, as they learn quick and get along with everyone.
These dogs do wonderful with children and other dogs. Most people find them to have a willful and clownish personality.