Pet Medical Support Co., Ltd.
Large dog name ranking 2022. Overall 1st place is “Hana”. Cute names for girls and big and powerful names for boys are popular: pet insurance “PS Insurance” research
Pet Medical Support Co., Ltd. (Head office: Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo; President: Akihito Yonemitsu; hereinafter referred to as “Pet Medical Support”), a small-amount short-term insurance company that provides pet insurance “PS Insurance” We will announce the name ranking of pet dogs compiled for 6,029 policyholders who have large dogs (3,847 boys with large dogs, 3,636 girls, including those with multiple dogs). [Results of the ranking survey of large dog names]
Boys category 1st place is “Leo”, 2nd place is “Luke”, 3rd place is “Sora” Girls category 1st place is “Hana”, 2nd place is “Momo”, 3rd place is “Sakura” Overall 1st place was “Hana”, 2nd place was “Leo”, and 1st place in each of the girls and boys divisions. Overall 3rd place is “Haru”, which is popular with both men and women
* Aggregate by “name” regardless of kanji notation, hiragana notation, katakana notation, etc.
■ Boy Division
・Boys category 1st place is “Leo”, 2nd place is “Luke”, 3rd place is “Sora” Large and strong image like a large dog is popular
“Leo”, which ranked first in the boy category of the large dog name ranking, is as big as a lion and has a powerful image. Or maybe it’s named after a Hollywood star.
The 2nd place “rook” is a type of chess piece that is said to represent a tank or a castle, and it also gives a large and powerful impression. Or maybe it comes from the name of the main character in the popular science fiction movie.
The next 3rd place, “Sora”, gives an impression of grandeur, purity and innocence.
In addition, Western-style names and Japanese-style names ranked roughly evenly across the board. Western-style names evoke the influence of strong and sincere protagonists in movies and dramas. In addition, many of the Japanese-style names reflect the physique, and it turns out that majestic and powerful ones are popular.
[Table 4: https://prtimes.jp/data/corp/57917/table/81_1_1fca02afcfe0856ff572f5ee485dac32.jpg ]
■ Girl Division
・Girls category 1st place is “Hana”, 2nd place is “Momo”, 3rd place is “Sakura” Names that evoke the image of “cute” and “flowers” and two-letter names that sound good are popular
The first place in the ranking of large dog names for girls is “Hana”, and the second place is “Momo” and “Sakura”, both of which are images of spring and pretty flowers.
Eight of the top 10 names are two-letter names, and they are popular because they are easy to call and have a cute sound. Some of these include foreign ones like “Sara” (7th), “Lara” and “Nana” (9th). In addition, ocher foods such as “Wheat” (5th place) and “Kinako” (7th place) are reminiscent of the coat color of Golden Retrievers and Labrador Retrievers, which are popular as large dog breeds.
[Table 5: https://prtimes.jp/data/corp/57917/table/81_2_0d91c3ce2f9e9f10057042c2252315d5.jpg ]
■ Overall ranking
Overall 1st place was “Hana” and 2nd place was “Leo”, who won 1st place in both the girl and boy categories. Overall 3rd place is “Haru”, which is popular with both men and women
“Hana” ranked first in the ranking of large dog names, and “Leo” ranked second, respectively. The 3rd place “Haru” is popular in both the boys’ and girls’ divisions, placing 6th in each category, but moving up to 3rd place overall. As a result, Momo and Sakura, who ranked 2nd in the girls category, fell to 4th and 5th overall, while Sora and Luke, who ranked 2nd and 3rd in the boys category, fell to 6th overall.
In the following rankings, boys’ names did not rank higher because they did not concentrate on specific names, but girls’ names occupied instead, and only “Love” ranked ninth. However, since this name is also popular as a girl’s name, it is the result of adding up the number of people.
[Table 6: https://prtimes.jp/data/corp/57917/table/81_3_d2808898c58284db3ab57004e4b8dcc2.jpg ]
*In this survey, 3,847 boys and 3,636 girls of large dogs are almost the same number.
・Pet insurance “PS insurance” to prepare for injuries, illnesses, and expensive medical expenses for pets that are important family members Dogs and cats can also get sick and get injured in unexpected accidents. However, pets do not have health insurance like humans do, so all medical expenses are the responsibility of the owner. For example, the treatment of a broken bone can cost as much as 300,000 yen*1, and the impact on the household budget is not small. However, if you have pet insurance, you can reduce this financial burden and focus on caring for your pet.
Pet Medical Support’s pet insurance “PS Insurance” covers outpatient visits, which have many medical opportunities, as well as surgery and hospitalization.
We offer affordable premiums while providing coverage. In addition, the increase in insurance premiums due to aging is gradual, making it easy to continue for the life of your pet.
*1 Medical fees are for reference only and do not represent averages or standards. Medical fees vary depending on the veterinary hospital. Features of the pet insurance product “PS Insurance”
・ You can consult a “veterinarian” about your pet’s worries at any time for free 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
“Veterinarian Dial” is a reliable service exclusively for
policyholders, where experienced veterinarians directly respond to pet owners’ various concerns by phone 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Subscribers of the pet insurance “PS Insurance” can use it free of charge*2.
*2 Call charges will be borne by the customer.
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Counting target: As of November 15, 2022, 6,029 owners of large dogs who are policyholders of our company (including those with multiple dogs)
Breakdown: 3,114 male owners of large dogs, 2,915 female owners of large dogs 【Company Profile】
Trade name: Pet Medical Support Co., Ltd.
Representative: Akihito Yonemitsu, President and Representative Director Location: 2nd floor, Aoyama Tower Place, 8-4-14 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052
Business start date: May 2, 2008
Business description: Small amount and short term insurance business (registration number Kanto Finance Bureau Director (small amount and short term insurance) No. 24)
Capital: 332.75 million yen (as of March 2022)
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