Our dogs are more than pets—they’re members of our families. The names we pick for them reflect our personalities, interests, and obsessions.
Rover.com, the nation’s largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers, dug into its database of hundreds of thousands of dog names to determine which names are leading the pack—and what mattered most to us this year. In Seattle, dog owners are choosing names that show a love of their city (and landmarks). Check out 2017’s top dog name trends in the Emerald City and across America:
Top 10 Male Dog Names
Top 10 Female Dog Names
*Names that differ from the top 10 dog names nationally
Seattle’s Dog Name Trends for 2017
- Seattle ???? ‘s the great outdoors! Nature names like Clover and Fern rose 13%. Animal names like Grizzly and Moose increased 12%.
- Dog names inspired by local Seattle brands like Moz, Starbucks, and Theo grew 56%.
- Locals love to name their dog after these landmarks:
Check Out the Top Dog Names Nationwide
For more about dog name popularity and trends, see our coverage of the Most Popular Male and Female Dog Names of 2017.
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