An animal’s name is more than a few letters engraved on a collar tag. It signifies that they’re cared about, that they’re safe, that they’re more than a number or phrase like “that stray dog.”
Animal Humane Society cares for more than 100,000 animals and pets each year. It’s fair to say, we’ve heard just about every pet name under the sun. We’ve rounded up our favorite names from the past year. Some are cute, some are funny, and some sound good enough to eat!
Place your vote for your favorite animal name, and we'll assign that name to the first homeless animal we care for in 2021.