| Maltese are unusually prone to playing in puddles. Maltese are believed to have been brought home from the Crusades by returning English knights. Maltese are named for the island of Malta. Maltese were popular with women in the middle ages, and would often be carried in their sleeves, earning them the nickname the Roman Ladies Dog. Marie Antoinette was one of many royals and famous people to have owned Maltese.
Nevada Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)
Clark County - Las Vegas, NV 89101
The Animal Foundation Lied Shelter 702-384-3333
Clark County - Las Vegas, NV 89118
Nevada SPCA 702-873-SPCA
Washoe County - Reno, NV 89502
Nevada Humane Society 775-283-5463
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