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120 cute dog names you probably hadn’t thought of

Spot and Rover are so 2016.

So you've brought a little bundle of (doggy) joy home after endless nagging from the kids and now you're all wondering what to call this new addition. Naturally, you turned to the oracle of knowledge: the internet, for the answer. Well done, you.

Like human names, pet names go in and out of fashion and so you won't hear any puppies down at the dog park named Rover, Spot or Fido anymore. The good thing is unlike human babies, the naming options for fur babies are pretty much only limited to your vocabulary.

Pet Insurance Australia is have announced the top 10 pet names for 2017, with

The top ten dog names of 2017

  1. Luna
  2. Charlie
  3. Bella
  4. Ruby
  5. Max
  6. Archie
  7. Coco
  8. Frankie
  9. Bailey
  10. Molly

Things to consider when naming your pup

Top pet names in 2016

  1. Bella
  2. Charlie
  3. Max
  4. Ruby
  5. Molly
  6. Coco
  7. Buddy
  8. Lucy
  9. Archie
  10. Daisy

50 more names for male dogs

  1. Ace
  2. Aero
  3. Bacon
  4. Bailey
  5. Bear
  6. Buddy
  7. Burger
  8. Chaos
  9. Chilli
  10. Coby
  11. Comet
  12. Cooper
  13. Cruise
  14. Domino
  15. Duke
  16. Echo
  17. Einstein
  18. Elf
  19. Elvis
  20. Flash
  21. Flash
  22. Frankie
  23. Harley
  24. Harry
  25. Jack
  26. Jamie
  27. Jasper
  28. Jet
  29. Kai
  30. Latte
  31. Levi
  32. Max
  33. Noodle
  34. Oreo
  35. Pepper
  36. Picasso
  37. Pickles
  38. Riley
  39. Riley
  40. Riot
  41. Rocky
  42. Rumour
  43. Sailor
  44. Sausage
  45. Scout
  46. Stewy
  47. Teddy
  48. Thor
  49. Toby
  50. Waffles

50 more names for female dogs

  1. Angel
  2. Ariel
  3. Bailey
  4. Barbie
  5. Bella
  6. Belle
  7. Biscuit
  8. Bling
  9. Chanel
  10. Chloe
  11. Coco
  12. Cookie
  13. Crumpet
  14. Cuddles
  15. Dash
  16. Delilah
  17. Diva
  18. Dora
  19. Ellie
  20. Elsa
  21. Harper
  22. Hermione
  23. Indy
  24. Izzy
  25. Jazz
  26. Lady
  27. Lexi
  28. Lola
  29. Lucy
  30. Maddy
  31. Matilda
  32. Mimi
  33. Muffin
  34. Nala
  35. Pandora
  36. Penny
  37. Piper
  38. Pixie
  39. Prada
  40. Princess
  41. Roxy
  42. Ruby
  43. Sassy
  44. Shadow
  45. Sophie
  46. Sprinkles
  47. Stella
  48. Summer
  49. Xena
  50. Zoe

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