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What is a good weight for a Maltese?
Last Updated: 18th April, 2021
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Also, how much does a Maltese usually weigh?
Health Weight Ranges for Adult Maltese Though the breed standard calls out for a Maltese to be under 7 lbs. (3.17 kg), a healthy weight for an adult Maltese is 3 or 4 lbs. to 8 pounds (1.36 to 1.81 kilograms to 3.62 kilograms). Some dogs will have slightly larger bone structure, therefore a pound or so over that 7 lb.
Subsequently, question is, how much should a 3 month Maltese weigh? All numbers are in pounds. Chart: Birth = . 25 to . 5 lbs., 8 weeks = 1.5 to 2.25 lbs., 3 months = 2.25 to 4 lbs., 4 months = 2.25 to 4.5 lbs., 5 months = 2.25 to 6 lbs., 6 months = 3 to 6 lbs., 9 months = 3 to 7 lbs.
Similarly, how much should a 12 week Maltese weigh?
2.5 to 3 pounds
How much do female Maltese weigh?
The compact Maltese should weigh no more than seven pounds at maturity, with four to six pounds being preferred. Males should be eight to ten inches tall at the shoulder, while females should be eight to nine inches tall.