Top 10 names for dogs last year.
The UK’s most popular names for cats and dogs of the past year have been revealed.
‘This a contentious issue: while some people strongly believe that animals should not have human names, others feel the opposite.
But given the findings by Argos Pet Insurance, human names are reigning supreme – there’s not a Fido in sight.
The top name for male dogs in 2017 was Alfie, and Poppy for female – both names that have proven popular for babies in recent years too.
The UK’s most popular dog names in 2017:
For male dogs:
For female dogs: