In celebration of National Dog Day, Nextdoor, the free and private social network for neighborhoods, is announcing the top dog names and breeds in the U.S.- because dogs are neighbors, too!

Top Dog Names in the Country

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

Top Dog Breeds in the Country – and the Most Popular Names for Each Breed:

  1. Mixed breed – Lucy
  2. Lab – Bailey
  3. Chihuahua – Coco
  4. Golden retriever- Bailey
  5. Dachshund – Lucy
  6. Boxer – Rocky
  7. Shih tzu – Gizmo
  8. German shepherd – Max
  9. Yorkshire terrier – Sophie
  10. Beagle – Daisy

About Top Dog Names: Because dogs are neighbors too, Nextdoor, the free private social network for neighborhood, based this data on 2015 aggregate, anonymous data taken from Nextdoor members, while maintaining their privacy, who included pet information in their profile settings across more than 64,000 Nextdoor neighborhoods. More than 70,000 neighborhoods are now using Nextdoor and on average, more than 100 new neighborhoods launch a Nextdoor website every day. 

About NextdoorNextdoor, the free private social network for you, your neighbors and your community has been adopted by more than 45% of neighborhoods in the U.S.  Neighbors across the country are using Nextdoor in countless ways from finding lost pets and babysitters to reporting crime and joining together in times of need.  

Nextdoor’s mission is to use the power of technology to build stronger, safer neighborhoods everywhere.