Maltese Puppies Richelieu Maltese Breeder California
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Here are a few Richelieu Maltese pictured in their loving homes.
Richelieu Maltese are  therapy dogs ,  AKC Show & Obedience Champions and cherished  lifelong members of the family!

Current Puppy Adoption information

       We do not breed a lot of litters  so each puppy is carefully planned because It is very important that  each of my  Maltese  puppies are placed in responsible life-time home.

   My Maltese puppies do not go to new homes until they are 12 weeks old . Our  Maltese are small 4-6 pounds when mature, well socialized as loving pets.  I do not  placed  them as breeding stock.  Email  for puppy availability   .  Make sure to put Maltese in your subject line please.  Female puppies  always  by advance reservation  - inquiry invited. 

I am a Breeder of Merit with the American Kennel Club  all my Maltese are  purebred  registered with the American Kennel Club only. 
I  do not condone or Breed  designer or mix breed puppies.

 We prefer to place our Maltese in loving   homes  as companions where  they will not be left alone all day.   Maltese   are  around 2.5 to 3 pounds at 12 weeks and are  not recommended for children under the age of 6 . Each puppy is very special to me and 

I always  want to insure each family is a good match first and foremost.

 All of my puppies are out of my AKC Show Champions judged to be of the best quality at AKC Dog Shows events. Weighting 4.5 to 7pounds.
each  health  checked before breeding with outstanding personalities.
Proving to be not only healthy  but sound and long lived.

 All of our Maltese puppies   will be health  checked by our Vet at 10 weeks old and  vaccinated  to date , have all preventive puppy  treatments before we offer them to new homes. Each Maltese puppy comes with our adoption agreement for , AKC  limited registrations papers, and a micro chip implanted .We provide a history for each puppies current vaccination, worming schedule, with a record of all  preventive puppy worming  treatments. And enrollment in  30 days of puppy health insurance.  

We offer  a one year health guarantee against life threaten issues. I do everything  to insure each puppies health but Mother nature has the last word in everything  else.

We would prefer that all Maltese puppies are selected in person at  our home or at the airport.
                           No shipping - I  do not Air cargo my Maltese alone. 

 I will  help arrange  hand delivery by Air Pet Nanny  on board puppy service at your expense anywhere in the USA. 

We are one hour from all major Bay Area Airports..

Please address all inquiries use the word  
Maltese in the subject line. 
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Reputable  Maltese breeders  put the long term care of each puppies first  when selecting their new homes. We do not accept deposits on puppies who have not been seen by our Vet and vaccinated to date. They do not  offer to air cargo 8 week old puppies next day for the sale.  There are no short cuts to breeding  healthy dogs.
AKC Champion parentage is a commitment by the breeder for improving each generation thru Dog Show competition. One champion  way back in a puppies pedigree  can not guarantee it's quality .  

Reputable breeders are responsible for every puppy they breed and will accept them back any time in their lives if not wanted for any reason.

Reputable breeders  use  registrations  from the American Kennel Club only They will abide by a code of  breeding ethics.  They do not ask for money  send  first  you must always verify them first. There is a difference  - puppies are a lifetime investment.   Buyer beware .

Richelieu Maltese - Northern California
Puppy update  - No puppies until Spring inquiries invited. Adoption policy
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available July  2019
f you are interested in  reserving a Richelieu Maltese puppy  please do the following to be added to my wait list . 

Please email me - Please  include information about yourself your home other family member and your doggy history  And what you are looking for Male Female  Littermates . Its important to know who will be the main day time care giver to a new puppy. Please include you full Name address and  best contact information for a phone or email interview.  Please put  MALTESE  in the subject line.

  This will help me understand  with whom  I'm speaking with and if a Richelieu Maltese would be a good match for  you and your family.

 My 2022 adoption fee is $,3000.00 -$3500.00  from  our own Health tested AKC Champion Parents .All my puppies are AKC Limited registration and Microchipped  come fully Vetted and vaccinated  to date at nor younger than 12 weeks  each puppy comes with 30 days of free health insurance.    
My adoption fees reflects the time and expense to me to raise beautiful  happy healthy white AKC standard correct Maltese.

​I do not accept deposits on my puppies until they have visited our Vet for their well puppy check up and first Vaccinations at 9-10 weeks old.  
Deposits are non refundable once accepted and are applied to your  final adoption fee . The demand for puppies is greater than   the litter size born our wait list is 3-6 months long at this time.  You must  watch for updates contact me by email with requested information and  keep checking  back with me .
All of my puppies are raised under foot , handled daily by me personally and well socialized. and have access to lots of puppy enrichment  and socialization skills and  potty  training to washable pads .
They are crate trained and potty pad trained  weather permitting  often started to  be potty  trained outdoors.  
Please visited  my  new puppy supplies page for all suggested  supplies to make the  new home transmission go smoothly for you and your new  Richelieu puppy. 

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