In 2014, the top names for male and female dogs, respectively, are Max and Bella. An example of a trend that shows no sign of letting up, people are choosing baby names for their dogs. The name Bella was also a top name for little girls.
Other top names for female dogs are Lucy, Daisy, Molly, Chloe, Sophie, Luna, Sadie, Lola and Bailey. Rounding out the top 10 male dog names are Charlie, Rocky, Buddy, Cooper, Bear, Tucker, Jack, Toby and Jake.
Both Bella and Max have been the top dog names for the last two or three years, depending on whom you ask.
Four of the male dog names -- Max, Charlie, Jack and Cooper -- are also on the top 100 boy baby names for 2014. Six of the female dog names -- Bella, Lucy, Bailey, Sophie, Sadie and Chloe -- are among the top 100 girl baby names for the same period.
Some top 10 lists include the names Zeus and Duke for male dogs and Zoey for female dogs.
In coming years, watch for names from the popular "Frozen" movie such as Elsa, Hans, Olaf and Anna. Their use grew a whopping 900 percent from 2013 to 2014.