Popular Names for Dogs

Popular names for dogs follow many of the trends set by popular names for babies, sharing several names at the top of both lists. In fact, every single name among the Top Ten Names for Dogs is also a people name, including Bear given that animal names are now being used for babies. Names such as Bella, Lola, and Luna are trendy for both female dogs and babies, while Max, Cooper, and Jack are popular names for male dogs and humans. While there’s no authoritative national count of popular dog names, statistics from several reliable sources were combined to calculate these names most popular for thousands of dogs in the US.