My partner & I were talking about this the other night with his family...
For dogs I have had:
He has had:
Names that I associate with dogs are:
If I know someone who has a dog named a certain name, then I will always affiliate that name with a dog. My partner doesn't though, as his new niece has the same name as one of his dogs and he only made the connection recently & she's nearly 2 months old. In saying that, a friend of ours named their kid the same name as one of my aunties dogs & I no longer make the association.
Although really obvious dogs names like rusty, milo, etc... I will always affiliate with a dog.