Top 10 Puppy Names of 2012 | Yahoo! No. 5 - Female: Lola, Male: Cooper Lola: This cute name made the biggest chart hop of all the monikers on the top 10 list, moving up three spots from last year. Cooper: A decade ago, Cooper was far from being considered a trendy dog name. But as celebrities like Anderson Cooper and Bradley Cooper gained popularity, so did the name Cooper for pets.