When it comes to choosing a moniker for a new family member, not any name will do. Many Americans take naming a new dog as seriously as naming a baby. And, just like human names, certain pooch names are more popular than others. VetSTREET recently researched trending dog names to see if breed matters when it comes to naming a pup.
Results found that for female dogs, “Bella” is most popular among each of the top 10 dog breeds. Here’s a look at some other common handles for five of the most popular dog breeds.
- Dachshund: Daisy, Lucy, Molly and Sophie
- Shih Tzu: Sophie, Chloe, Lucy and Coco
- German Shepherd: Sadie, Sasha, Daisy and Roxy
- Labrador Retriever: Molly, Daisy, Lucy and Sadie
- Chihuahua: Chloe, Daisy, Princess and Coco