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The Most Popular Pet Name of the Century (Maybe) - The New York Times

The Most Popular Pet Name of the Century (Maybe) - The New York Times | Name News | Scoop.it
A survey of tombstones from the oldest continually operating pet cemetery in the U.S. reveals a passion for “Princess.”
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Sunday Summary: Welcome Darly Doggo!

Sunday Summary: Welcome Darly Doggo! | Name News | Scoop.it
In which we adopt a dog and - much to my surprise - do NOT change her name. Plus Rhodes, Gordian, Dulcifer, Winifred + patterns only we see.
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Pets Look Like Their Names

Pets Look Like Their Names | Name News | Scoop.it
According to recent data, most people match pet names to personality or looks. We have names for dogs and cats of all sizes, colors, and personalities.
Dylan's curator insight, March 14, 8:23 PM
Naming your pets after their personality only makes sense! Although not everyone does so, this seems like a smart way to find a fitting name for your cat. Growing up, I had a black and white cat, that believe it or not, we named Oreo.
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Mom Is Furious That Her SIL Stole Her Baby Name For Her Cat

Mom Is Furious That Her SIL Stole Her Baby Name For Her Cat | Name News | Scoop.it
One woman started sobbing when she learned that her sister stole her baby name to use for her kitten.
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Fun Friday Question: Catholic names for pets

Fun Friday Question: Catholic names for pets | Name News | Scoop.it
Happy feast of St. Maximilian Kolbe!! He will always be one of my very favorites, and I know so many of you feel the same way. I've been charmed recently by the names I've heard on two new dogs: a friend of mine and her family recently got a dog they named Ignacio, because they…
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My Not-Namesake

My Not-Namesake | Name News | Scoop.it
Turns out that most of us do. I came *thisclose* to having a canine namesake this week, and while it didn't happen, I realized I would have been thrilled ...
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Sharing names with the family pets, modern traditional boys + more

Sharing names with the family pets, modern traditional boys + more | Name News | Scoop.it
And you thought it was frustrating deciding which sister gets to name her baby Charlie. Plus, 2020 boy names we just plain weren't hearing forty years ago + more name chatter ...
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Most Popular Dog and Cat Names of 2019

Most Popular Dog and Cat Names of 2019 | Name News | Scoop.it
What people are watching can have a major impact on the names they choose for their pets
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Name Quotes 78: Brene, Neal, SanDeE* –

Name Quotes 78: Brene, Neal, SanDeE* – | Name News | Scoop.it
SanDeE* from LA Story From the 1991 movie LA Story, a conversation between Harris (played by Steve Martin) and SanDeE* (played by Sarah Jessica Parker): H: What was your name again?S: SanDeE*H: I&#…
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New Data Reveals Top Disney Dog Name

New Data Reveals Top Disney Dog Name | Name News | Scoop.it
Out of the Disney dogs in Fi’s database, 21 percent of the pups were named Daisy. Lady earned the number two spot with 5.1% of the Disney dogs.

The third, fourth and fifth place went to Zeus, Belle and Mickey. There were plenty of more unique Disney names filling out the rest of the list, including Zazu, and Lumiere.
Petique Pets's curator insight, November 26, 2019 7:01 PM
Best doggo name :) love these petique fur babies!
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15 Disney Dog Names — Dog Names Inspired By Disney Movies

15 Disney Dog Names — Dog Names Inspired By Disney Movies | Name News | Scoop.it
Disney has over 95 years worth of dog names to use as inspiration for your new pooch. If you need a little inspo, turn to one of these Disney dog names.
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When pet names become all too ‘human’

When pet names become all too ‘human’ | Name News | Scoop.it
How did it come to this? When did people start naming their dogs Carl?
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'My sister's terrible baby name choice is going to ruin our relationship' - Mirror Online

'My sister's terrible baby name choice is going to ruin our relationship' - Mirror Online | Name News | Scoop.it

A woman has said her pregnant sister is acting disrespectfully after she announced her first choice of baby name, with the family now divided over the contentious matter
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Duana Names: Double Fluff Love

Duana Names: Double Fluff Love | Name News | Scoop.it
while you might think the crowning achievement is ‘bonkers adorable’, I really appreciate your specificity about wanting a ‘positive, friendly’ name because of peoples’ biases against large, and particularly dark, dogs. 
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Mom Is Furious That Her SIL Stole Her Baby Name For Her Cat

Mom Is Furious That Her SIL Stole Her Baby Name For Her Cat | Name News | Scoop.it
One woman started sobbing when she learned that her sister stole her baby name to use for her kitten.
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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Black Lab’s Name Is Revealed

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Black Lab’s Name Is Revealed | Name News | Scoop.it
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's black Labrador rescue dog's name is revealed to be Pula
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Duana Names: What If She Shares A Name With...?

Duana Names: What If She Shares A Name With...? | Name News | Scoop.it
Your concern about your daughter’s name being compared to a dog is not a factor because… there’s no way you’re going to nickname Elodie ‘Ellie’, is there?!? Say it isn’t so! 

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Top Dog and Cat Names in Winnipeg, 2019 –

Top Dog and Cat Names in Winnipeg, 2019 – | Name News | Scoop.it
According to the government of Winnipeg, the most popular dog and cat names in the city in 2019 were Bella and Luna. Here are the top 10 dog names: BellaCharlieMollyBaileyMaxDaisyBuddyLucyMaggieSad…
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Unique baby names 2020: Parents reveal their unorthodox baby names.

Unique baby names 2020: Parents reveal their unorthodox baby names. | Name News | Scoop.it
Unique baby names 2020: Six parents share their baby names and how they came up with them. From Kale to Bear, here are the names and their stories.
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Duana Names: Wherein French Food Is My Albatross

Duana Names: Wherein French Food Is My Albatross | Name News | Scoop.it
I have to confess that the name-to-food conversion is not my strongest avenue. Am I just gustatorially uncreative?
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2019's Top Dog Names Revealed

2019's Top Dog Names Revealed | Name News | Scoop.it
Rover has reported on the top pet names of 2019, and Bella and Max lead the pack once again!Lily and Rocky join the Top 5, replacing Lola and Jack—each of which now rank at #7. Along with Lily and Rocky, Zoe, Milo, and Teddy have broken into the Top 10, while Sophie, Toby, and Tucker have dropped out.
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Pet Names - YouTube

Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content and share it all with friends, family and the world on YouTube.
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Duana Names: Their Dead Chicken Stole My Baby Name

Duana Names: Their Dead Chicken Stole My Baby Name | Name News | Scoop.it
My hope is that Chicken Matilda will be almost forgotten about by the time Baby Matilda makes an appearance around Christmas Day. What are the chances, Duana??
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21 October Dog Names That Are Inspired By Fall

21 October Dog Names That Are Inspired By Fall | Name News | Scoop.it
What’s in a name? Well, a lot. Much like naming your baby, much thought and consideration has to go into what you’ll name your new dog. After all, this is the name you’ll be calling again (and again) for many years to come, whether it’s to get him…
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