5 Most Common Halloween-Themed Pet Names

Posted on October 15, 2015 under Uncategorized

Halloween black cat with witch hat.

The spookiest time of year is approaching, and many dog and cat owners enjoy including their four-legged family members in Halloween fun. Some pet owners even keep the holiday thrills going year-round by giving their animals Halloween-inspired names. Ranging from adorable to spine-tingling, several Halloween-related names have become especially popular.

In an effort to highlight this new tradition, Pets Best Insurance Services, LLC has gathered the most common Halloween-themed dog and cat names from its database of insured pets across the U.S. The top Halloween-themed names, in order of popularity, include:

  1. Pumpkin
  2. Candy
  3. Boo
  4. Spooky
  5. Monster

These aren’t the only Halloween-inspired names that stand out. Pets Best has also identified a number of other creepy monikers from its pet database that deserve honorable mentions. These include:

  • Cujo
  • Hannibal
  • Wolfie
  • Moonshadows
  • Dracula
  • Witch Baby
  • Boogyman
  • Demon
  • Goblin
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • Gravedigger
  • Zombie

If new or prospective pet owners are considering a Halloween-related name for their dogs and cats, Pets Best suggests identifying holiday treats, monsters and decorations that fit their animals’ personalities or looks. It also doesn’t hurt to simply pick something fun about the holiday that people love.

For more information about Pets Best, visit www.petsbest.com.