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 Baltimore? 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.
Did your dog or cat’s name make the list?
These cat and dog names have jumped up most in popularity this year. They showcase what’s gaining traction in Baltimore.
- #1 Trending Dog Name: Bronx
- #1 Trending Cat Name: Kitty
- Baltimore likes to relax: Or at least Baltimoreans like their pets’ names to reflect two recreational activities: marijuana and alcohol. This year saw the alcohol-inspired names Amber and Cider and the marijuana-inspired names MJ (up 600%) and Blaze (up 150%) all trending up for dogs.
- Ain’t nothing wrong with the classics: Baltimore is a city rife with American history, so it only makes sense that classic cat names are all the rage this year in Baltimore. Classic cat names, Shadow, Lilly and Princess are on the rise.
Baltimore pet parents have plenty of options for dog-friendly activities, indoors and out. Check out some of our favorite options below.
Thanks to Rover, it’s never been easier to find a trusted dog walker or pet sitter in your neighborhood. Search and book the perfect sitter to take care of your Max. Or Luna. Or Bella. Or Kitty. Or Oliver. Or Jack….