This little dog is a native of Madagascar, it measures between 20cm and 30cm and weighs about 3.5 and 8 kilos. Its main physical characteristic is its fur: it has long thick hair, very soft like cotton and bright white (sometimes spotted). This is a very sturdy dog that adapts easily and is rarely ill. Intelligent, responsive and sociable, it gets along well with the family and other animals. It is always in a good mood, and it is so attached to its owner that is very difficult for it to be separated from them!