Did you meet a pet with a cool name this year? Heck, maybe you even got a dog or a cat yourself and got to do the naming! Either way, a roundup of the most popular dog and cat names for Vancouver in 2021 has come out. And honestly, we’re a little bit surprised with the results.

The website Rover, which offers dog walking and pet sitting services, combs through its database on a yearly basis to figure out the top trends in different cities, and Vancouver’s included! For 2021, the names were, to put it bluntly, pretty normal. Let’s check em out!


Female Dog Names

  1. Bella
  2. Lola
  3. Lucy
  4. Daisy
  5. Nala

Male Dog Names

  1. Milo
  2. Charlie
  3. Leo
  4. Ollie
  5. Finn

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Female Cat Names

  1. Luna
  2. Bella
  3. Nala
  4. Cleo
  5. Lily

Male Cat Names

  1. Leo
  2. Oliver
  3. Charlie
  4. Gus
  5. Milo

We’ll be the first to admit that we wouldn’t hesitate to hang out with any of the pets that got these names this year. But secretly, we were hoping something crazy to get into the mix, like Ernst or Ham or something. Oh well, maybe next year!