L.A.’s Top Dogs

Dog names and breeds in Los Angeles County

The most common dogs in L.A. County by number of registrations
1.  Chihuahua named Princess (1,262)
2.  Chihuahua named Chiquita (1,138)
3.  German Shepherd named Lucky (862)
4.  Chihuahua named Lucky (819)
5.  German Shepherd named Max (784)
Most common breeds
Keep in mind
  • While registering your dog is required by law, only a fraction of owners do so.
  • The database covers most of L.A. county except parts of Arcadia, Downey, Sierra Madre and La Canada Flintridge.
  • The breed totals reported here do not reflect purebred status.

L.A.'s Top Dogs is the Los Angeles Times' database of dog names and breeds in Los Angeles County organized by ZIP Code.

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