Fido? Rover? Tiger? Nonsense. Nowadays, dogs and cats are more likely to be named Lily or Charlie or Max or Bella. According to rover.com, a website that connects dog owners with dog sitters, 18 of the 20 most popular dog names in 2014 were also among that year's top 50 baby names. Perhaps it's because we think of pets as part of the family.
Top 10 female dog names: Bella, Lucy, Daisy, Molly, Lola, Sophie, Sadie, Maggie, Chloe, Bailey
Top 10 male dog names: Max, Buddy, Charlie, Jack, Cooper, Rocky, Toby, Tucker, Jake, Bear
Top 10 female cat names: Lily, Chloe, Lucy, Bella, Luna, Maggie, Emma, Coco, Molly, Callie
Top 10 male cat names: Charlie, Jack, Jasper, Dexter, Milo, Fred, Simon, Simba, George, Boomer