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Expert Advice: Lifestyle The Top 100 Girl Dog Names
Choosing a name for your female dog requires a little luck and inspiration and a lot of thought. After all, this is a word you'll frequently be saying for years to come. Like baby names, dog names trend in popularity. You don't meet many toddlers names Ethel, nor girl dogs named Lassie these days. Top 10 Girl […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/top-100-girl-dog-names/ | March 14, 2019
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Expert Advice: Lifestyle The Top 100 Boy Dog Names
While naming your male dog may not have the same lifetime significance as naming a baby boy, it's a name you and your dog will be living with for a long time, so it deserves some thought. A good dog name can actually enhance his responsiveness and improve communication between you. How to Choose the […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/top-100-boy-dog-names/ | March 13, 2019
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Expert Advice: Lifestyle 71 Unique Dog Names for Girls and Boys
We've all heard 'em: Buddy. Charlie. Abby. While stereotypical names do truly represent some pups out there, they're not for everyone. If you're looking for unique dog names in 2018, we've got you covered! One way to add a personal touch to the process is by taking your interests into account. Also, instead of naming […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/unique-dog-names/ | September 1, 2018
Expert Advice: News AKCLive! July 11: Checking in With an AKC Agility Champion, a Chat About Dog Names, and More
We had an exciting line-up on the July 11 episode of AKCLive! We met with Dr. Cynthia Otto, the Executive Director of the Penn Vet Working Dog Center. We visited with the reigning AKC Agility champion in the 12 inch height division. We went off leash to discuss dog names. AKCLive! is a weekly dog-centric entertainment news […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/akclive-july-11-18/ | July 10, 2018
Expert Advice: Lifestyle 31 Irish Names Just Right for Dogs
Are you searching for the perfect name for a new dog? In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, we’ve compiled a list of Irish names, along with their meanings. You don’t have to be Irish to give your dog one of these names; you can choose one that’s descriptive of your dog’s coat, eye color, or […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/31-irish-dog-names/ | March 15, 2018
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Expert Advice: Lifestyle Top 96 Sports-Themed Names for Your Dog
There are so many different ways to go if you want to give your dog a sports-related name. You can honor a favorite athlete or a team. Perhaps you're a rabid fan of a particular sport. Sometimes, a dog's appearance, talents, or personality suggest just the right name. Or maybe you just like the sound […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/top-96-dog-sports-names/ | December 21, 2017
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Expert Advice: Lifestyle 150 French Names for Your Dog
Some dog owners like to choose dog names that honor the breed's country of origin. If you have a French breed, such as the Poodle, Briard, French Bulldog, or Dogue de Bordeaux, you have so many names to choose from. There's something about French, the language of love, that makes any name sound more important […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/150-french-names-dog/ | December 12, 2017
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Expert Advice: Lifestyle 36 Husky Dog Names for Your New Best Friend
With their fluffy coats and striking blue eyes, Siberian Huskies are always recognizable. Such an iconic dog needs an iconic name. Below are some names that would be perfect for a Husky. Let's start with some names inspired by Alaska, the state where Huskies have been running sleds since the early 1900s: Snowy - If you want something […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/36-husky-dog-names-for-your-new-best-friend/ | June 12, 2017
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Expert Advice: Lifestyle 32 Hunting Dog Names Perfect for Your Partner in the Field
Having trouble deciding on a name for your hunting dog? You've come to the right place. The following list of hunting dog names should give you some inspiration. Let's start with some names inspired by hunting itself: Chase/Chaser - A great fit for tracking dogs. Scout - Also great for trackers. If you have two dogs, and you're a fan of […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/32-hunting-dog-names/ | May 16, 2017
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Expert Advice: Lifestyle 100 German Dog Names
Maybe you have a German Shepherd Dog puppy, a Rottweiler, or a German Shorthaired Pointer and want to honor his heritage. Or maybe you just like cool-sounding names. Here’s your resource for 100 German dog names, along with their meanings. Surely, one of these fits your dog perfectly. 50 German Male Dog Names Alger—noble, bright […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/100-german-dog-names/ | April 24, 2017

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