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These Are Officially The Top Names For Dogs And Cats In Aus

A new survey has revealed the most common names for pets.. from dogs and cats to lizards.

And if you have a dog or cat named Bella.. then so do many other people, as that's the top name across Australia.

It was just one of three names that made the top 10 for both dogs and cats, with Buddy the second most popular for canines and third most popular for felines.

Charlie was the third and was also the fifth most common for cats.

Also included in the top ten for Dogs were Molly, Max and Ruby.

For cats, it was Oscar, Misty and Smokey.

Interestingly, food and drinks were commonly used as name inspiration for pets, with Bubbles, Milo, Cola, Gin, Lolly, Oreo and Peaches all prevalent names.  

Funnily VB also made the list as did Coffee and Nugget.

Here are the top ten cat names;

1. Bella
2. Smokey
3. Buddy
4. Oscar
5. Charlie
6. Luna
7. Coco
8. Shadow
9. Button
10. Misty

For dogs it’s;

1. Bella
2. Buddy
3. Charlie
4. Max
5. Ruby
6. Missy
7. Molly
8. Diesel
9. Jack
10. Bear

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