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The Most Popular Pet Names of 2018

October 22, 2018

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Thinking about getting a new pet? It’s a big, exciting step and becoming a pet parent is rewarding in a million different ways. Whether your new pet is a dog or a cat, you’ll have many decisions to make as a new pet parent – and the very first one will be deciding on a name. Picking a name for your new pet can be tough just because there are so many options and so many points of inspiration! There’s also a lot of pressure associated with picking a name because it is something that your pet will have forever. We’re sharing the top pet names for 2018 so far to help you find just the right name for your fur baby.

10 Most Popular Dog Names

  • Bella
  • Coco
  • Charlie
  • Lucy
  • Becks
  • Max
  • Poppy
  • Bailey
  • Molly
  • Budd

10 Most Popular Cat Names


  • Oliver
  • Bella
  • Simba
  • Chloe
  • Luna
  • Max
  • Lucy
  • Lily
  • Nala
  • Sophie

Looking for additional inspiration? Here are a few of our office dogs!

Stella Office Dogs Anakin & Bailey

Stella Office Dog Roger
Stella Office Dog Lana

Stella Office Dogs Lola & Winnie

Stella Office Dog Floyd


Find more of our office dogs here.


*Dog names are based off information gathered from the International Dog Names Survey
*Cat names are sourced from KittyCatter using “the Cat Fanciers Association, which keeps the world’s largest registry of pedigreed cats, Nationwide Pet Insurance’s policyholder database, and’s list of the most frequently favorited names.”

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