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125+ Black and White Dog Names (With Meanings)

James Livingood has been a dog sitter for several years. He has written numerous articles and a book about the topic because he loves dogs.

Black and white dog running

Black and white dog running

Black and white is a timeless color combination for dogs. They look great in photos, with an elegant and stylish appearance. And there are many different types of black and white dogs. Some have black fur with white spots, while others have white fur with black spots. Some are entirely black or entirely white. No matter what the pattern, these remarkably striking dogs are sure to stand out. Here is a list of names that will hopefully fit your stylish new family member. I've included definitions as well.

Black and White Dog Names A-C

NameMeaning

Ace

A single point or spot on a playing card or die.

Almond Joy

Candy bar

Annie

a free ticket

Apple

A common, round fruit produced by the tree Malus domestica, cultivated in temperate climates.

Arrow

a missile shot from a bow and usually having a slender shaft, a pointed head, and feathers at the butt

Ash

The solid remains of a fire.

Atlas

A bound collection of maps often including tables, illustrations or other text.

Axle

a pin or shaft on or with which a wheel or pair of wheels revolves

Bailey

The outer wall of a feudal castle.

Bandit

One who robs others in a lawless area, especially as part of a group.

Bean

Seed of one of several genera of the plant family Fabaceae

Beans

A reusable software component written in Java.

Bear

A large omnivorous mammal, related to the dog and raccoon, having shaggy hair, a very small tail, and flat feet; a member of family Ursidae.

Bellatrix

Star in the constellation Orion

Blot

A blemish, spot or stain made by a coloured substance.

Blue

The colour of the clear sky or the deep sea, between green and violet in the visible spectrum, and one of the primary additive colours for transmitted light; the colour obtained by subtracting red and green from white light using magenta and cyan filters; or any colour resembling this.

Bodhi

The state of enlightenment that finally ends the cycle of death and rebirth and leads to nirvana.

Bone

A composite material consisting largely of calcium phosphate and collagen and making up the skeleton of most vertebrates.

Bree

whisky; also : malt liquor

Buddy

A friend or casual acquaintance.

Buster

(with 'of') Someone who or something that bursts, breaks, or destroys a specified thing.

Cali

city on the Cauca River in western Colombia population 1,624,400

Cash

Money in the form of notes/bills and coins, as opposed to cheques/checks or electronic transactions.

Chaplin

Sir Charles Spencer 1889-1977 Charlie Chaplin British actor and director

Charlie

fool

Checkers

a checkerboard game for 2 players each with 12 pieces

Chess

a game for 2 players each of whom moves 16 pieces according to fixed rules across a checkerboard and tries to checkmate the opponent\u0027s king

Chester

city on the Delaware River west-southwest of Philadelphia in southeastern Pennsylvania population 33,972

Chevron

a figure, pattern, or object having the shape of a V or an inverted V: such as

Chocolate Chip

cookies with small bits of chocolate in them

Clarity

the quality or state of being clear : lucidity

Cliff

a very steep, vertical, or overhanging face of rock, earth, or ice : precipice

Clover

any of a genus (Trifolium) of low leguminous herbs having trifoliolate leaves and flowers in dense heads and including many that are valuable for forage and attractive to bees

Coco

the coconut palm; also : its fruit

Cookie

a small flat or slightly raised cake

Cupcake

a small cake baked in a cuplike mold

Border Collie

Border Collie

Black and White Dog Names D-H

NameMeaning

Dessert

a usually sweet course or dish (as of pastry or ice cream) usually served at the end of a meal

Diamond

native crystalline carbon that is the hardest known mineral, that is usually nearly colorless, that when transparent and free from flaws is highly valued as a precious stone, and that is used industrially especially as an abrasive; also : a piece of this substance

Dice

Throwable objects with marked sides, used for generating random numbers

Domino

A tile divided into two squares, each having 0 to 6 (or sometimes more) dots or pips (as in dice), used in the game of dominoes.

Donut

a small usually ring-shaped piece of sweet fried dough

Dot

A small, round spot.

Dotty

Mildly insane or eccentric; often, senile.

Elvis

Elvis (Aaron) 1935-1977 American singer

Eve

First woman in Genesis creation narrative

Felix

fortunate fault -used especially of original sin, which is redeemed by the coming of Christ

Flare

A sudden bright light.

Flash

A device that produces a short flash of light to help illuminate a scene, mostly for night-time or indoors photography.

Flower

the specialized part of an angiospermous plant that occurs singly or in clusters, possesses whorls of often colorful petals or sepals, and bears the reproductive structures (such as stamens or pistils) involved in the development of seeds and fruit : blossom

Flyer

That which flies, as a bird or insect.

Forest

A dense uncultivated tract of trees and undergrowth, larger than woods.

Freckle

A small brownish or reddish pigmentation spot on the surface of the skin.

Frosting

icing

Gingham

A cotton fabric made from dyed and white yarn woven in checks

Goofy

Disney cartoon character

Grayscale

A printed strip of graduated tones used to check exposure and development times.

Gunner

Artillery soldier, or such who holds private rank. Abbreviated Gnr.

Gypsum

A mineral consisting of hydrated calcium sulphate. When calcined, it forms plaster of Paris.

Harlequin

A pantomime fool, typically dressed in checkered colorful clothes.

Harley

Robert 1661-1724 1st Earl of Oxford English statesman

Horace

65-8 b.c. Quintus Horatius Flaccus Roman poet and satirist

Houndstooth

A two-colour fabric pattern of broken checks.

Jack Russell Terrier

Jack Russell Terrier

Black and White Dog Names I-N

NameMeaning

Ice

Water in frozen (solid) form.

Inky

a colored usually liquid material for writing and printing

Jack

a game played with a set of small objects that are tossed, caught, and moved in various figures

Jude

the author of the New Testament Epistle of Jude

Juno

the wife of Jupiter, queen of heaven, and goddess of light, birth, women, and marriage

King

a male monarch of a major territorial unit; especially : one whose position is hereditary and who rules for life

Kona

coastal region of Hawaii in the western part of the island of Hawaii

Loki

a Norse god who contrives evil and mischief for his fellow gods

Luna

a large mostly pale green American saturniid moth (Actias luna) with long tails on the hind wings

Macaron

a light, often brightly colored sandwich cookie consisting of two rounded disks made from a batter of egg whites, sugar, and almond flour surrounding a sweet filling (as of ganache, buttercream, or jam)

Maggie

One of several kinds of bird in the family Corvidae, especially Pica pica.

Magic

the use of means (such as charms or spells) believed to have supernatural power over natural forces

Maleficent

Disney villain character

Marble

limestone that is more or less crystallized by metamorphism, that ranges from granular to compact in texture, that is capable of taking a high polish, and that is used especially in architecture and sculpture

Maverick

An unbranded range animal.

Max

maximum

Merle

The Eurasian blackbird, Turdus merula.

Mickey

A small bottle of liquor, holding 375 ml or 13 oz., typically shaped to fit in one's pocket.

Milkshake

A thick beverage consisting of milk and ice cream mixed together, often with fruit, chocolate, or other flavoring.

Millie

(19th century) A mill worker, usually a young working-class woman working in the factories of Ireland's linen industry.

Milo

a small usually early and drought-resistant grain sorghum with compact bearded heads of large yellow or whitish seeds

Mini

something small of its kind: such as

Monochrome

A black and white image, especially such a photograph.

Moo

to make the throat noise of a cow

Ninja

a person trained in ancient Japanese martial arts and employed especially for espionage and assassinations

Noir

crime fiction featuring hard-boiled cynical characters and bleak sleazy settings

Border Collie

Border Collie

Black and White Dog Names O-Z

NameMeaning

Oakley

city in California northeast of Oakland population 35,432

Olive

a Mediterranean evergreen tree (Olea europaea of the family Oleaceae, the olive family) cultivated for its drupaceous fruit that is an important food and source of oil; also : the fruit

Onyx

A banded variety of chalcedony, a cryptocrystalline form of quartz.

Oreo

Chocolate cookie with creme filling

Panda

The red panda (Ailurus fulgens), a small raccoon-like animal of northeast Asia with reddish fur and a long, ringed tail.

Paris

Capital and largest city of France

Patch

A piece of cloth, or other suitable material, sewed or otherwise fixed upon a garment to repair or strengthen it, especially upon an old garment to cover a hole.

Peanut

A legume resembling a nut, the fruit of the plant Arachis hypogaea.

Pepper

A plant of the family Piperaceae.

Pete

Pete 1971- Peter American tennis player

Pickle

A cucumber preserved in a solution, usually a brine or a vinegar syrup.

Pinstripe

A very thin stripe on a fabric.

Pinto

A horse with a patchy coloration that includes white.

Piper

A musician who plays a pipe.

Pongo

A soldier.

Raven

Any of several, generally large and lustrous black species of birds in the genus Corvus, especially the common raven, Corvus corax.

River

A large and often winding stream which drains a land mass, carrying water down from higher areas to a lower point, oftentimes ending in another body of water, such as an ocean or in an inland sea.

Roscoe

A handgun, particularly a revolver.

Rune

A letter, or character, belonging to the written language of various ancient Germanic peoples, especially the Scandinavians and the Anglo-Saxons.

Sage

A wise person or spiritual teacher; someone of gravity and wisdom, especially, a teacher venerable for years, and of sound judgment and prudence; a grave or stoic philosopher.

Sky

Everything that is above the surface of the Earth

Snoopy

Peanuts comic strip character

Sonic

utilizing, produced by, or relating to sound waves; broadly : of or involving sound

Sox

A knitted or woven covering for the foot.

Spot

A round or irregular patch on the surface of a thing having a different color, texture etc. and generally round in shape.

Sprinkles

Tiny multi-colored candy topping

Star

Astronomical object

Stella

an experimental international coin based on the metric system that was issued by the U.S. in 1879 and 1880 and was worth about four dollars

Storm

Any disturbed state of the atmosphere, especially as affecting the earth's surface, and strongly implying destructive or unpleasant weather.

Stripes

A long, relatively straight region of a single colour.

Sundae

A dessert consisting of ice cream with various toppings.

Sushi

cold rice dressed with vinegar, formed into any of various shapes, and garnished especially with bits of raw seafood or vegetables

Swirl

A whirling eddy.

Syke

Town in Lower Saxony, Germany

Taffy

a boiled candy usually of sugar, molasses or corn syrup, butter, and often vinegar and vanilla that is pulled until porous and glossy

Truffle

A confection having a center of ganache and an outer coating of powdered cocoa or chocolate.

Truffles

A confection having a center of ganache and an outer coating of powdered cocoa or chocolate.

Vera

an aloe (Aloe barbadensis synonym A. vera) whose leaves furnish a gelatinous emollient extract used especially in cosmetics and skin creams; also : such an extract or a preparation composed primarily of such an extract

Zara

city and port on the Adriatic Sea in Croatia population 71,500

Zen

a Japanese sect of Mahayana Buddhism that aims at enlightenment by direct intuition through meditation

Zig Zag

one of a series of short sharp turns, angles, or alterations in a course; also : something having the form or character of such a series

Zippy

full of zip: such as

Dalmatian

Dalmatian

101 Dalmatians Dog Names

There is a classic Disney movie staring many, many black and white Dalmatians and their battle with Cruella. While some of these puppies are quickly named, not all of them got names. I've searched the web... digging up clues to each and every name of the 101 Dalmatians. Unfortunately, I am up to 95 of the 101:

  1. Blackie
  2. Blob
  3. Blot
  4. Bon-Bon
  5. Bravo
  6. Bulgey
  7. Bump
  8. Cadpig
  9. Corky
  10. D.J.
  11. Da Vinci
  12. Dallas
  13. Dante
  14. Dash
  15. Dawkins
  16. Dee-Dee
  17. Deepak
  18. Deja Vu
  19. Delgado
  20. Destiny
  21. Diesel
  22. Dimitri 1
  23. Dimitri 2
  24. Dimitri 3
  25. Dingo
  26. Dipper
  27. Dipstick
  28. Disco
  29. Dizzy
  30. Dolly
  31. Dorothy
  32. Dot
  33. Duke
  34. Dylan
  35. Fidget
  36. Flapper
  37. Freckles
  38. Furrball
  39. Ham
  40. Harvey
  41. Holly
  42. Hoofer
  43. Hoover
  44. Hungry
  45. Inky
  46. Jewel
  47. Jolly
  48. Kirby
  49. Latch
  50. Lenny
  51. Lipdip
  52. Lucky
  53. Lugnut
  54. Lumpy
  55. Missy
  56. Nosey
  57. Patch
  58. Patches
  59. Penny
  60. Pepper
  61. Pickle
  62. Plato
  63. Playdoh
  64. Pointy
  65. Pokey
  66. Polly
  67. Pooh
  68. Puddles
  69. Rolly
  70. Roly-Poly
  71. Rover
  72. Salter
  73. Sa-Sa
  74. Scooter
  75. Sleepy
  76. Smokey
  77. Sniff
  78. Spanky
  79. Spark
  80. Spatter
  81. Speedy
  82. Sport
  83. Spotty
  84. Steve
  85. Sugar
  86. Swifty
  87. Tiger
  88. Tiresome
  89. Tripod
  90. Two-Tone
  91. Wags
  92. Whitie
  93. Whizzer
  94. Yank
  95. Yoyo

If you know any of the remaining six, feel free to comment below. Also, if I got one of these wrong, please let me know!


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