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Jul 31, 2010
By dvm360.com staff

Wow.

Just … wow.

You will not believe this year's third annual top 10 list of weird names for cats and dogs, courtesy of VPI. Or maybe you will.

A VPI spokesperson says some of the owners who picked these oddball names rejected others because it would have been too embarrassing to call the name in public. What, "Optimus Pants" and "Admiral Pancake" aren't too embarrassing?

VPI employees picked the top 10 lists below and the two longer lists of 50 from more than 485,000 insured pets. Want to see what some of these pussies and pooches look like? Look no further than our fantastic gallery on the following pages (or click on their names below). We don't have all of them, but the ones we have are adorable.

Dogs
1. Pickle Von Corndog
2. Lord Chubby Pruneface
3. Badonkadonk
4. Ninjastar Dangerrock
5. Molly Mcboozehound
6. Dog Vadar
7. Flospy Squeakerton
8. Bettie Poops
9. Geez Louise
10. Barnaby Bones

Cats
1. Purr Diem
2. Bing Clawsby
3. Cleocatra
4. Admiral Pancake
5. Optimus Pants
6. Chairman Meow
7. Boo Manchu
8. Watts in a Name
9. Chenoa Azure Marshmellow-Puff
10. Senor Nachos

And now we have to know the weirdest pet name you've come across at your practice. Want to see the top 50 lists and read stories about why (why, why, WHY?!) pet owners picked the strange names? Click here.

 

Admiral Pancake

 

Badonkadonk

 

Barnaby Bones

 

Bettie Poops

 

Geez Louise

 

Molly Mcboozehound

 

Optimus Pants

 

Pickle Von Corndog

 

Lord Chubby Pruneface

 

Purr Diem

 

Dog Vadar

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