Top Dog Names!

Like Nostradamus, we’re going in to full on prediction mode.  According to our friends at MyDogMagazine.Com, the annual popular dog names list is always fascinating reading, particularly in retrospect.

It’s great fun to read the previous popular dog names from years gone by, seeing old favorites such as ‘Max’, ‘Ben’ and popular female dog names like ‘Sasha’, ‘Maisy’ and ‘Trudy’ mixed in with Zeitgeist names such as ‘Ga Ga’, ‘Beyonce’ and ‘Britney’.

So what can we expect to be amongst the most popular dog names of 2012?

Here are our predictions.

The Regulars (Most Popular Dog Names of Historical Prominence)

1. Bella
2. Max
3. Bailey
4. Lucy
5. Molly
6. Buddy
7. Maggie
8. Daisy
9. Chloe
10. Sophie

The New Entrants (Most Popular Dog Names 2012 by Trend Predictions)

1. Lady
2. Bieber
3. Kim
4. Perry
5. Obama
6. Shakira
7. Rhianna
8. Taylor
9. Charlie
10. Kanye