We all know that every year there is a “list” that comes out with popular baby names, but what about dog names? For those of us who treat our pups like our kids, you might be curious about what the hottest and trendiest dog names for 2016 are.
Whether you’re looking for a name for your super cute puppy or just browsing, we’ve rounded up the 10 most popular dog names of 2016…and some fun facts about your favorite furry little ones!
Top Female Names
- A Dog’s sense of smell is 10,000 – 100,000 times more acute as that of humans!
- It’s a myth that dogs only see in black and white. In fact, it’s believed that dogs see primarily in blue, greenish-yellow, yellow and various shades of gray.
- If never spayed or neutered, a female dog, her mate, and their puppies could produce over 66,000 dogs in 6 years!
TOP Male NAMES
- Dog’s nose prints are as unique as a human’s fingerprints and can be used to accurately identify them.
- A dog’s heart beats up to 120 times per minute, or 50% faster than the average human heartbeat of 80 times per minute.
- The Chihuahua was named after the state in Mexico where they were discovered.