No More Topknot! - Maltese Dogs Forum : Spoiled Maltese Forums is the premier Maltese Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Spoiledmaltese is a resource and forum for information and help with your Maltese. We do not support or endorse the selling of animals on this site.
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-14-2012, 11:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
Maltese Guru

Ladysmom's Avatar
Name: Marj
Dog's Name: Bailey and Lady at the Bridge
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 17,659
Default No More Topknot!

I finally gave up and cut Bailey's topknot off! I started topknot training him with a little band the second day he was home, but he always hated it. I had to redo it several times a days, but it was always a shaggy matted mess.

The fist picture is his Before hairdo, the second his After. We're both happy he has eyes now!
Attached Thumbnails
No More Topknot!-hotmess.jpg   No More Topknot!-notopknot.jpg  
Ladysmom is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 11-14-2012, 11:46 AM   #2 (permalink)
Maltese Guru

Leila'sMommy's Avatar
Name: Pam
Dog's Name: Leila
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: West Columbia, SC
Posts: 2,932

Aww, he looks cute with and without a topknot!

Leila'sMommy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2012, 11:48 AM   #3 (permalink)
Maltese Guru
Zoe's Mom88's Avatar
Name: Barbie
Dog's Name: Zoe (Kyra my Angel in Heaven)
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: New York
Posts: 5,480

He looks adorable without it. Like you said you can see his eyes and I am sure he is much more comfortable without having to worry about pulling out his topknot.
Zoe's Mom88 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2012, 11:51 AM   #4 (permalink)
Maltese Guru

SammieMom's Avatar
Dog's Name: Sammie & Penny
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 5,642

NO WAY!! I am in SHOCK. well he is going to love love it and you will eventually too. takes a bit to get used to it. I hope you don't have the curly spot I had with penny. Hers is almost gone now, but took several months.
He is georgeous boy Marj. his little face jumped out at me. I love it. He reminds me of Sammie.

SammieMom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2012, 11:52 AM   #5 (permalink)
Maltese Guru
Name: Abby Harvey
Dog's Name: Daisy Grace, Zoey and Laci Jo
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Kingsport TN
Posts: 779
Default Water

Good Morning my fellow furrbaby lovers!!

I have a question obout the water we give our precious babies. We have a circulating water fountain for all of our babies and the manufacturer recommends distilled water only for the fountain. Is this ok for our babies or do they need flouride from tap water? I know that their teeth are fragile and I woke up un the middle of the night thinking about this. Any ideas?? Thanks, Abby
Daisy's Mommie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2012, 11:53 AM   #6 (permalink)
Maltese Guru

SammieMom's Avatar
Dog's Name: Sammie & Penny
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 5,642

I assuming you cut it yourself. You did a fantastic job by the way. I can't cut hair one iota

SammieMom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2012, 11:57 AM   #7 (permalink)
Maltese Guru
pippersmom's Avatar
Name: Kathy
Dog's Name: Pipper
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 3,765

I love it so much better when you can see those big dark eyes.

He is your friend, your partner, your defender, your dog.
You are his life, his love, his leader.
He will be yours, faithful and true, to the last beat of his heart.
You owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion.

pippersmom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2012, 12:06 PM   #8 (permalink)
Maltese Guru

Sylie's Avatar
Name: Sylvia
Dog's Name: MiMi, Ray and Fifi
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Hidden Valley, CA
Posts: 10,136

Bailey looks gorgeous. I do find it ironic that the bow makers son doesn't want to wear bows. MiMi immediately messes up her top knot too. But if I put a regular bow on it, she really messes with it. She will only tolerate the tiny bows you use for doubles. Oh well.
MiMi & Sylvie
Sylie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2012, 12:29 PM   #9 (permalink)
Maltese Guru
MoonDog's Avatar
Name: Robin
Dog's Name: Phoebe Trixibell (adopted) and Griffin (Bonnie's Angel)
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: N Florida
Posts: 3,586

I love it! He looks so handsome. I bet he loves it too!

I would hate to live in a world without dogs, glass, or wine...
MoonDog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2012, 12:32 PM   #10 (permalink)
Maltese Guru

Furbabies mom's Avatar
Name: Deborah
Dog's Name: Laurel (maltese), Dewey, Violet and Hardy and Dewey
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Central Ohio
Posts: 15,356

Aw Bailey looks so cute!! I like him either way!
Deborah and my Fluffs, Laurel, Violet , Hardy and Dewey!

Furbabies mom is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:10 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2
Basset Hound Forum Doberman Forum Golden Retriever Forum Beagle Forum
Boxer Forum Dog Forum Pit Bull Forum Poodle Forum
Bulldog Forum Fish Forum Havanese Forum Maltese Forum
Cat Forum German Shepherd Forum Labradoodle Forum Yorkie Forum Hedgehog Forum
Chihuahua Forum Retriever Breeds Cichlid Forum Dart Frog Forum Mice Breeder Forum