These are the most popular pet names in the UK

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  • Does your fur baby's name make the list?

    Ever wondered what the most popular pet names are? Whether you’re looking for inspiration or you want to see how many other dogs named Elvis are out there, Pets at Home have put together a list of the most popular pet names so that you can see if your fur baby’s moniker falls into the unique category.

    We know that the most popular dog names include Alfie, Charlie and Bella, and that you can now get pet printed pyjamas to really prove your love for your little one.

    But when it comes to names, should you go for the most popular pet names or something a bit more unusual?

    Let’s take a look at which names are topping the list!

    Most popular pet names

    According to Pets at Home, these are the UK’s most popular pet names

    Most popular names for dogs

    Bella
    Poppy
    Lola
    Alfie
    Charlie

    Most popular names for cats

    Luna
    Bella
    Milo
    Loki
    Gizmo

    Most popular names for birds

    Charlie
    Kirsty
    Ollie
    Bernard
    Basil

    Most popular names for small animals

    Flopsy
    Thumper
    Luna
    Cookie
    Rosie
    Peter
    Fluffy

    Most popular names for reptiles

    Spike
    Luna
    Echo
    Athena
    Sam

    What do you think of these names? Would you use them as inspiration or avoid them completely?

    We think they’re all adorable, to be honest. A little bunny named Cookie! A reptile named Spike! A bird called Basil! Could they get any better?!

    Doubt it.

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