Adopting a small breed rather than a large breed dog makes space and feeding sense. Despite these advantages, petite, mini and toy breeds sometimes have orthopedic, dental and personality issues.
          Jax is an adorable  maltese,  bigger than a fist, and smaller than a bread box. Jax is efficiently carried everywhere and anywhere, but is subject to knee abnormalities, dental abnormalities as well as a tendency to become very dependent on owners.The end decision to have a small breed or large breed pet usually ends with emotion, previous pet owner history and not breed scientific differences, but talk to us prior to purchase or adoption for guidance.