As dog lovers, dogs are a part of our family. While dog owners call themselves “pet parents,” it’s no surprise we’re naming our furry family members like our children. Dog naming trends tend to follow the baby naming trend. This year, 36% of people chose names that are considered human names. compiled a list from their database of hundreds of thousands of registered users to come up with the most popular names of 2018. Did your dog’s name make the list?


Top 10 Male Dog Names for 2018

  1. Max
  2. Charlie
  3. Cooper
  4. Buddy
  5. Jack
  6. Rocky
  7. Duke
  8. Bear
  9. Tucker
  10. Oliver

Top 10 Female Dog Names for 2018

  1. Bella
  2. Lucy
  3. Luna
  4. Daisy
  5. Lola
  6. Sadie
  7. Molly
  8. Bailey
  9. Maggie
  10. Stella



The Dog People, (accessed Dec. 20, 2018)