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Top breeds and names of dogs in Virginia Beach

Posted at 12:00 AM, Aug 25, 2016

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Friday is National Dog Day so News 3 wanted to find out what the most popular dog breed and names are in our area. The data is based on dogs that were registered with the City of Virginia Beach since 2006.

Click through the gallery below to find out the most owned dog breeds and make sure to share pictures of your furry friends with us! You can email them to or use the "Submit Your Photo" button at the bottom of this story. We'll be adding many of the pictures to the gallery at the bottom of this page and some might even make it on TV!

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Top dog names:

  1. Bella
  2. Buddy
  3. Max
  4. Lucy
  5. Daisy
  6. Molly
  7. Bailey
  8. Roxy
  9. Charlie
  10. Sadie

Check out these adorable pictures sent in by News 3 viewers and staff members: