Brea, Calif.-Pet owners aren't all that creative when it comes to a pet name.
Brea, Calif.-Pet owners aren't all that creative when it comes to a pet name. In fact, the number one male pet name according to the Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI) database is Max. The name ranks tops for dogs, cats and birds. Dr. Aine McCarthy, director of veterinary services at VPI, says, "Unlike human children's names, which can become popular choices based on famous actors or athletes at the time, pet names appear to be fairly consistent."
The top 10 pet names based on VPI's 360,000 policyholders include: