Mauxie - Maltese Dachshund Mix
AKA: The Moxie Dog
The Maltese Dachshund mix, also called a Mauxie or Moxie dog, is a cross
between a Dachshund and a Maltese.
These hybrid dogs are recognized by the
American Canine Hybrid Club
and can be registered on their website.
They are a unique, little Maltese dog breed mix that comes in all shapes and sizes and is rare to find.
Read more about the Maltese Dachshund mix below to see if this is the right Maltese mix for you.
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These dogs take on the temperament of both Dachshunds and Maltese. They are lively, affectionate, and bold little dogs.
Maltese Dachshund dogs are very curious and sometimes can become mischievous; which can make them difficult to train.
You should socialize and train them to combat compulsive barking and digging. They are great travel dogs
and make a good watchdog.
These dogs do best with older, considerate children as they are moderately
protective and sometimes quick to bite. Most people find them to have a willful and clownish personality.
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If you like a wide variety of colors and a unique shape, than this Maltese mix might be right for you!
Dachshunds may be solid-colored tan or yellow or bi-colored deep black, brown, or gray with areas of bright chestnut.
There are also piebald, speckle-streaked, or harlequin varieties.
When you mix this with a white Maltese, you get varying shades and
patches of color. You might say that they are like a box of chocolates, you never know what you're gonna get.
Hair is usually straight and long. Therefore, they need daily combing and brushings. Some will shed, while others will not.
Since Dachshunds come in many sizes (Toy, Miniature, and Normal), full grown Dachshund Maltese mixes can weigh anywhere from 6-15lbs.
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What Other Mauxie Owners Have Said
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Male Mauxie Not rated yet
My male Mauxie Benji is a ball of fire. I have never had a dog that is so happy all the time. Benji lights up the room anytime he walks in. He is a very …
Maltese Miniature Dachshund Cross Not rated yet
Dora is a 7 month old Maltese Miniature Dachshund cross (04-15-08) and is about 7-8 lbs. Her mom was a Maltese and her dad was a miniature Dachshund. Since …
Mauxie Puppy Not rated yet
My Mauxie puppy is hyper and so affectionate! He is crazy attached to me and freaks out whenever I leave his sight for a moment.
He is very protective …