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How to Name Your Dog

Luca and Emi were named after old roommates of my husband.

Luca and Emi were named after old roommates of my husband.

Blitz, Fitz, Trinka and Tuck were among the names of some of the all star puppies in Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl IX starting line up this year. (Yes, I love watching adorable puppies play!) The starting line up included a variety of names that seemed to give each dog a personality before you even saw them play and that got me thinking about how a dog is named.

Naming your dog can be a fun process and really anything goes, it comes down to finding a name that fits the personality of the dog and that you’re not embarrassed to call out at the dog park.

For those of you who need a little extra help, here are a few tips. Continue reading