Top Pet Names for 2012
Posted Feb. 8, 2013
Sometimes I wonder why I was named Henry. You know there are some very famous humans named Henry: Henry VIII, Henry Ford and Henry Fonda. I also read that in Italian my name would be Enrico. How fancy does that sound?
This got me to thinking what are the most popular names for dogs and CATS?
Last year in a survey conducted by Banfield Pet Hospital, a veterinary network in Portland, Oregon, 2.5 million dog and CAT names were collected. Here’s the list of the most popular names in order of more to less popular. I didn’t make the list, did your pet?
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