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Naming Your New Puppy: 30 Names to Put All Others to Shame

It’s a new year, and after months of looking online to findthe perfect four-legged fur monster for your family, you have found the cutest,most precious pup waiting to be adopted at the local animal shelter. You swearit, it’s like the puppy’s eyes in the photo posted online are pleading with youto bring it into the fold and make it part of your forever family. You call the shelter and set up an appointment to meet the13-week-old lab mix. When the shelter volunteer brings the puppy out from theback, you know that you have just met your new fur baby. The[...]

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How To Name Your Dog INFOGRAPHIC

You’regoing to be the proud new pet parent of a pup, CONGRATS! After getting theirbedding, food stuffs, toys and vet appointments all in order, you’re now leftwith one of the more exciting (and challenging) tasks: naming your furry familymember. You want to make sure you get it right, but after a couple of days withyour pooch, you still haven’t settled on any one name. No sweat! From answeringthese 10 questions, you’ll find a list of names to play with! What is Your FavoriteColor? Blue Green Yellow Orange Red Blue: (B) Cecil (G) Bardot Green: (B) Floyd (G) Layla Yellow: (B)[...]

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What’s in a Name? 50 Names to Set Your Pooch Apart

Think of all the people you know. Unless they legally soughta name change, no one has had the opportunity to name themselves. The name-givingtask is left to our guardians, and not everyone is lucky in the selection. When it comes right down to it, it’s really no different forour dogs. They don’t get a say in what they’re named, and it’s unfortunate,especially when a name can mean so much. Think of it this way: does it reallyseem like a great idea to name a pit bull Brutus when there is already anegative (and incorrect) stereotype about the breed? We make[...]

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200 Male And Female Dog Names And What They Mean

After seeing our  original post on the meaning of dogs names, you spoke loudly and clearly by asking us to put your dogs name on the list.  Well you barked and we obeyed because here is a list of 200 dog names and their meaning!  Still don't see your name?  Tweet the name to us @hotdogcollars and we'll put it on the next version of the list. 200 Male And Female Dog Names And What They Mean! Male Dog NamesAce - Ace is an English name which means "unity" or "one who excels."Apollo - Apollo is a Latin name from[...]

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