There’s nothing quite like looking into your new pet’s eyes and choosing the perfect name that feels, well, perfect. Whether you’re basing it on your pet’s personality, your favorite author, TV character, or sports figure, or your current obsession, it’s got to be just right. And that’s fortunate, since you’ll likely end up hollering it across the house about a million times.
Which dog and cat names are popular this year in Atlanta? Did your pet’s name make the top 5 locally? Or maybe even the top 100 in the country? As the nation’s largest network of dog walkers and pet sitters, Rover has heard just about every pet name there is. We dug through our data to find the most popular cat and dog names in Atlanta this year, along with trending picks. Check ‘em out.
Atlanta’s Top Dog and Cat Names
Did your dog or cat’s name make the list?
Top 5 Male Dog Names
Top 5 Female Dog Names
Top 5 Male Cat Names
Top 5 Female Cat Names
These cat and dog names have jumped up most in popularity this year. They showcase what’s gaining traction in the city.
- #1 Trending Dog Name: Nipsey
- #1 Trending Cat Name: Tiger
Atlanta Pet Name Trends for 2019
- Hip hop and you still don’t stop: Once again, hip hop names are all the rage in the ATL. Kenya and Scrappy were trending names this year. Future was still a popular choice but is trending down since last year.
- You like what’s local: Atlanta home-towners obviously have peaches on their mind. Once again, Peaches is trending as a name for both dogs and cats. And, as a nod to the local beverage giant, so is Cola. Both are up over 100%!
More Fun for Atlanta’s Dogs
Atlanta pet parents have plenty of options for dog-friendly activities, indoors and out. Check out some of our favorite options below:
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