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Anabel Conner
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List Rules Which of these popular boy dog names are the best? Vote on your favorites!

Congratulations on your new fur baby! Now comes the important task: choosing an appropriate name for your newest family member. It's not as easy as it seems! You'll be yelling it every time you find a chewed-up shoe, a destroyed newspaper, or he's barking his fool head off at something a mere mortal cannot see, so you best make sure you pick a good one!

Thankfully, if you're looking for names for dogs, there are folks who dig through data and compile a list of the most popular dog names each year. VPI Pet Insurance releases the official list of top boy dog names and top girl dog names each year, so nobody needs to remain in the dark about which dog names all the "cool kids" are choosing. Vote up your faves in this list of the most popular male dog names, and maybe you'll discover the perfect name for your new fuzzball! Don't see you favorite on this list, be sure to add it.
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110 76
Jack is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Jack

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124 89
Max is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Max

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99 68
Blue is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Blue

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86 57
Rex is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Rex

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87 59
Zeus is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Zeus

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102 74
Cooper is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Cooper

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107 79
Bandit is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bandit

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109 81
Bear is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bear

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102 76
Rocky is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Rocky

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83 63
Milo is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Milo

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89 70
Shadow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Shadow

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70 53
Tucker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Tucker

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71 54
Louie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Louie

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79 62
Buddy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Buddy

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80 65
Charlie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Charlie

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63 50
Gus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Gus

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84 73
Buster is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Buster

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70 59
Spike is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Spike

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67 56
Oliver is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Oliver

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63 52
Jasper is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Jasper

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61 51
Harley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Harley

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71 62
Murphy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Murphy

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61 52
Riley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Riley

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60 51
Baxter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Baxter

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82 74
Duke is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Duke

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57 49
Lucky is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Lucky

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56 48
Rufus is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Rufus

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75 68
Toby is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Toby

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56 49
Rusty is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Rusty

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69 67
Bailey is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bailey

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47 44
Thor is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
MalcolmMehaffey added Thor

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14 8
Odie is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
CSHorseman added Odie

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70 70
Jake is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Jake

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39 36
Ziggy is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Ziggy

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56 55
Samson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Samson

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24 20
Otto is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
StevenHess added Otto

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39 37
Moose is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Lucas Myers added Moose

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51 51
Bentley is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bentley

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45 45
Hank is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Hank

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48 49
Teddy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Teddy

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55 60
Dammit is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
datrlykewlfreekinguymandood added Dammit "Get off the table, Dammit!"

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52 57
Gizmo is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Gizmo

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37 41
Bruce is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Bruce

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41 46
Jackson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Jackson

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31 35
Midnight is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
RachelMacDonald added Midnight

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19 21
Scamp is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Jean Petrunak added Scamp

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18 20
Skippy is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Jean Petrunak added Skippy

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26 30
Beethoven is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
joão-victor added Beethoven

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3 2
Bingo is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Pudinu added Bingo

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42 50
Oscar is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever