Lucy, Charlie make list of Chicago's most popular dog names

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicagoans appear to take the phrase "man's best friend" to heart when it comes to naming their dogs.

Based on a list compiled by in honor of National Dog Day, many dog owners in Chicago give their pets names that would also work for people, like Lucy, Charlie, Maggie and Max.

The free and private social networking site also made a list of the most popular dog names according to breed. Diesel is the top name for Boxers and Candy is the top name for Shih Tzus.

Check out the full lists below.

Top dog names in Chicago:
1. Bella
2. Lucy
3. Charlie
4. Sadie
5. Daisy
6. Max
7. Maggie
8. Buddy
9. Cooper
10. Bailey

Top names by breed:
Lucy - Mixed
Riley - Labrador
Bella - Chihuahua
Cooper - Golden Retriever
Buddy - Dachshund
Diesel - Boxer
Candy - Shih Tzu
Bear - German Shepherd
Lexi - Yorkshire Terrier
Bailey - Beagle

Happy National Dog Day!
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