The 19 Most Popular Dog Names in the Country
Sarah Jessica Barker did not make the cut
You were finally convinced that you should get a dog. You even figured out what dog breed is best for your personality type. And now it’s time to come up with the perfect name that will live up to your pup’s sparkling personality. Well, if you need a little help choosing, here are the 19 most common male and female dog names, according to a crowdsourced project by Pet MD. And yes, they’re all equally a-dog-able.
With a face that always seems to say “Feed me.”
But you’ll wind up calling her Miss Attitude.
For your hunting dog…who’s more of a couch potato.
Meaning: Fair and blond, like a floppy-eared yellow Lab.
He just chewed up your new sneaks, but look at that face.
This gender-neutral and oh-so-adorable name ranked at the top for both male and female pups.
You dress her better than you dress yourself.
Varsity team fetch.
Fit for a silky chocolate Lab.
The name means wealth and fortune…so let’s hope he brings us some.
Smarter than your average canine.
He’s a tough guy, huh?
Seventy pounds but 100 percent puppy.
A Windy City boy, through and through.
She doesn’t know she’s not a lap dog.
Her palate is more refined than yours.
Destined to be top dog.
Chock-full of surprises.
Don’t let the cute name fool you—this gal’s a watchdog.