LOS ANGELES - Having a "pawsome" day? It’s about to get better, because March 23 is National Puppy Day

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and to celebrate, the company Top Data has revealed some doggone fantastic facts you may not know.

According to the consumer insights company, the team collected data from 500,000 adopted dogs,

utilized Google Search traffic volume and surveyed 1,000 dog owners across the U.S. to figure out the top dog names and adopted breeds by state.

The company also revealed what the biggest puppy-loving states across the nation are.

Max ranked the most popular dog name in 18 states,

while Bella came in a close second place with 15 states.

The name Buddy was also a top-dog contender with the name landing in the top position in 12 states.