These Are the Most Popular Names Chosen for Pets in 2020

Did you get a new furbaby this year? Good for you! 2020 truly was a difficult year and, with all the time we spent staying indoors, it’s no surprise that pet adoptions pretty much skyrocketed around the world. And as the year almost draws to a close, we found a report that lists down the most popular names that pet parents have chosen for their new furry friends.

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Here are 2020’s top 10 names for both dogs and cats, male and female:

Male Dogs

  1. Charlie
  2. Milo
  3. Cooper
  4. Max
  5. Teddy
  6. Leo
  7. Oliver
  8. Rocky
  9. Buddy
  10. Winston

Female Dogs

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

Male Cats

  1. Leo
  2. Oliver
  3. Milo
  4. Simba
  5. Loki
  6. Max
  7. Charlie
  8. Jasper
  9. Jack
  10. Oreo

Female Cats

  1. Luna
  2. Bella
  3. Lucy
  4. Nala
  5. Lily
  6. Mia
  7. Willow
  8. Chloe
  9. Cleo
  10. Olive

(ALSO READ: 5 At-Home Pet Grooming Tips for Fur Parents)

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