Rocca the white Mal-Shi at 7 months old—"Rocca's mother was a Maltese and her father was a Shih Tzu. I was notified after she was born and I went to see the litter. As soon as I saw her I knew she was the one for me. I picked her up as soon as she was weaned from her mother"
Bella, a Mal-Shi (Maltese / Shih Tzu mix) at 13 weeks, weighing 3 ½ pounds
"Sofie is a Mal-Shi (Maltese /Shi Tzu mix). She is 8 months old and approximately 6 lbs. in this picture."
"This is Chewy, our Mal-Shi at 5 months old. Chewy is very sweet and playful. His hair grows fast and he is somewhat difficult to potty train, but he is such a sweetie. A little timid, but loves to have his belly rubbed!"
Kona the Mal-Shi as a puppy at 4 months old
Kona the Mal-Shi as a puppy at 4 months old—"This is our pup Kona. She is a daddy's girl but sweet and playful with everyone. She likes to pretend she is a cat."
6-week-old Mal-Shi (Maltese / Shih Tzu mix) puppies, photo courtesy of Tender Loving Puppies
Mal-Shi (Maltese / Shih Tzu mix) puppy in a coffee mug, photo courtesy of Pricelesspups
Maggie, the 13-year-old Mal-Shi (Maltese / Shih Tzu mix) up on the chair
Chuchi, the Mal-Shi (Maltese / Shih Tzu mix) at 2 months old and 4 pounds—Chuchi's owner says she gained 4 more pounds over the next 7 months (for a total of 8 pounds).