Looking for the best small dog names for your new pup?
Every year about this time, 2.5 million patient records from Banfield Pet Hospital – the largest veterinarian practice around – are anaylzed to come up with this year’s most popular dog names. The results are in.
In some surveys, like the Happy Dog International Survey, the name Bella is still in the top 10, after more than a decade. But the Banfield study is by far the biggest and most accurate.
Pick your dog’s name carefully – experts say we’ll use it about 35,000 over the dog’s lifetime!
50 Best SMALL DOG Names
From Rover.com, this year’s best names for small dogs!
Cute GIRL dog names from Rover.com
Grace / Gracie
Lily / Lillie
Zoe / Zoey
Cute BOY dog names from Rover.com
Jojo / Joey
Pippin / Pip
Girly-girl names are a big trend right now for females. The name we choose may be cute when our dog is a puppy, but don’t forget, it has to last your dog through the teen years, mature dog and distinguished old lady dog.
For boys, cutie names also have to last. But they seem to start out a little less ‘cutie’
Here are some of the cutest dog names for 2018:
Cutie Girl Names
Delilah (could be shortened to Dee Dee)
Cutest Boy Names
Most popular names by breed
Maverick, Hershey, Midnight, Gunner, Kali, Allie, Kona, Kiwi, Chocolate, and Blacky
Murphy, Rusty, Goldie, Tucker, Sunny, Ellie, Abby, Simba, Bailey, and Cooper
Baron, Sarge, Blitz, Cheyenne, Kaiser, Klaus, Loba, and Ziva.
Felix, Rocky, Bentley, Dylan, Cain, Stella (after the dog from Modern Family), Lola, Pearl, Honey, and Pippa.
Baxter, Barney, Bagel, Watson, Hunter, Snoopy, Shiloh, Freckles, Libby, and Copper
Royal names are trending this year, along with cannabis names. Here are some examples that showed up in the databases.
Louis and Lupo are dog names to watch … Louis for Prince William and Princess Kate’s latest baby boy; and Lupo, for the name of their English Cocker Spaniel.
Craziest, Weirdest Dog Names for 2018
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