With Christmas comes a lot of folks adopting dogs and cats into their families. Here in Mass, the top dog is The Boston Terrier (Canis familiaris bostenensis), the first purebred dog developed in America (1869), which is a cross between an English bulldog and an English terrier. It was recognized by the Legislature on May 14, 1979, as the state dog or dog emblem of the Commonwealth. What do we name the dog that Massachusetts says is the favorite? Here are the top ten for you.
Here are the Most Popular Boston Terrier Names:
To round out the list here in Massachusetts here we go! Here are the most of names here in the state of Massachusetts.
Top Female Dog Names
Top Male Dog Names
Kind of vintage names going on for dogs. Until you see what people are naming their dogs after covid related things.
Zoom coming in at third at two we have covid and coming in the number one slot if Fauci!
Unlike 2020’s dog names, Chocolate, Muffin, and Cookie are trending down this year. Instead, dog parents are taking inspiration from their favorite fruits like Raspberry, Guava, Papaya, Grape, and Pear. While these names are trending the most and gaining traction, the most popular fruit names by volume are Mango, Kiwi, Coconut, Lemon, Cherry.
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Does your loyal pup’s breed make the list? Read on to see if you’ll be bragging to the neighbors about your dog’s intellectual prowess the next time you take your fur baby out for a walk. Don’t worry: Even if your dog’s breed doesn’t land on the list, that doesn’t mean he’s not a good boy–some traits simply can’t be measured.
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To prepare yourself for a potential incident, always keep your vet’s phone number handy, along with an after-hours clinic you can call in an emergency. The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center also has a hotline you can call at (888) 426-4435 for advice.
Even with all of these resources, however, the best cure for food poisoning is preventing it in the first place. To give you an idea of what human foods can be dangerous, Stacker has put together a slideshow of 30 common foods to avoid. Take a look to see if there are any that surprise you.
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