The Malchi is a hybrid breed dog, the result of crossing a Chihuahua with a Maltese. They have a life span of 12 to 15 years and is are typically small dogs who enjoy participating in events for agility and obedience.  The Malchi is also called a Chihuahua Maltese Mix, a Malachi and a Maltechi. They are  very loyal, affectionate and sassy little pups, according to