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Cute Names for Cute Animals

Updated on February 17, 2015

Cute Pet Names

The name you give your animal has to be perfect!

For starters, the name should match the animal's attitude. You probably wouldn't name a scary dog "Angel" or a nice dog "Killer." You may also want the name to fit the way the animal looks. For example, a funny-looking cat could be named "Yoda," and a cute cat could be named "Cutie."

Take the time and do the research you need to do to find the perfect name for your pet. Here's a list of ideas!


Nice Names for Sweet Animals

  • Angel
  • Baby
  • Bambi
  • Cesar
  • Chuie
  • Cuba
  • Cuddles
  • Daisy
  • Diamond
  • Fleur
  • Flower
  • Fluffy
  • Gio
  • Jelly Bean
  • Jesse
  • Kindness
  • Lilly
  • Lola
  • Love
  • Pansy
  • Princess
  • Shawn
  • Tutu
  • Tweety


Mean Names for Mean Animals

  • Bad Dog
  • Cujo
  • Demon
  • Devil
  • Duke
  • Evil
  • Hate
  • Hissy
  • Killer
  • King
  • Satan
  • Ugly


Cute Names for Cute Animals

  • Baby
  • Beautiful
  • Chibi
  • Cutie
  • Cuddles
  • Handsome
  • Hottie
  • Manga
  • Panda
  • Piglet
  • Pretty
  • Sylvester


Names for Dark-Colored Pets

  • Brownie
  • Chocolate
  • Cocoa
  • Darkness
  • Hershey
  • Inkblot
  • Inky
  • Jet
  • Midnight
  • Mocha
  • Mystery


Light-Colored Pet Names

  • Angel
  • Blanca/Blanco
  • Blaze
  • Ghost
  • Halo
  • Marshmallow
  • Moon
  • Snowy
  • Sun
  • Sunshine


Names for Crazy Animals

  • Animal
  • Bear
  • Buzz
  • Courage
  • Chewbacca or Chewy
  • Crazy Daisy (or just Crazy)
  • Kooky
  • Fizz
  • Goose
  • Hurricane
  • Laugh
  • Loco
  • Mavericks
  • Nibbles
  • Nippy
  • Quackers
  • Tango
  • Tazmanian Devil (Taz for short)
  • Twister


Relaxed-Sounding Names for Mellow Animals

  • Blasé
  • Coolio
  • Cuddles
  • Dopey
  • Lazy
  • Loosy/Lucy
  • Marley
  • Sleepy
  • Yoga


Names for Small Pets

  • Bits
  • Cuddles
  • Iota
  • Little Bear
  • Mouse
  • Pebble
  • Sprinkle
  • Seed
  • Sprout
  • Squirt
  • Teeny/Tiny


Names for Big Animals

  • Biggie
  • Burly
  • Dino
  • Godzilla
  • Horse
  • Hulk
  • Mondo
  • Monster
  • Ogre
  • Rex
  • Slobber
  • Whopper


Furry Animal Names

  • Bear
  • Billow
  • Cuddles
  • Fluff (Fluffy)
  • Fuzz (Fuzzy)
  • Harry (Hairy)
  • Monkey
  • Mr. (or Ms.) Fluffy Muffins
  • Puff (Puffy)


Names for Spotted Pets

  • Calico
  • Confetti
  • Domino
  • Dot (Dotty)
  • Dust (Dusty)
  • Freckle
  • Polka
  • Sparkle
  • Splatter
  • Spotty
  • Sprinkle

I hope that my names are helpful for you and your pet. If you have any more names, tell me.

If you still can't decide on a name, I think that calling a girl "Girl" or "Hers" is cute and calling a boy "Boy" or "Hims" is also cute. If you use any of my names, please tell me about it and why you chose that name!=>


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      Baylie Folster 5 days ago

      I don't know what to choose!

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      iluvstuffedanimals 6 days ago

      i love the choices and categories. i used the name dusty for my stuffed goat i added to my collection yesterday, and i used billow for the stuffed fuzzy sheep i got today.

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      gracie 9 days ago

      please put my name in here

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      Haley 10 days ago

      I named mine blaze!!!1!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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      Erika 4 weeks ago

      I am using the name:Mr. Fluffy Muffins. I just love that name!

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      Michael Bustin 5 weeks ago

      Omg this so cute and so interesting

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      Mom 7 weeks ago


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      Robokitty 7 weeks ago

      omg thx

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      Cheetah lover 2 months ago

      These are the cutest names, super helpful and I'm definitely using one of these for my new pet hamster

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      Cutey 2 months ago

      Lilly filly Kelly melly Nelly gelly ravens roben flash Elsa fluffy puffy. I like flash

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      Cutey 2 months ago

      Lerry Kelly miny

      Perry Elsa flash merry Terry filly dilly dash

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      Ray 3 months ago

      Hey thanks for the help

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      Kamryn 4 months ago

      Cute names

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      Jackie 4 months ago

      These names are so cute! I used almost half of them for my kid's stuffed animals. They love the names.

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      Mckenzie 6 months ago

      I love cats there so cute

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      Ashley 6 months ago

      Thank you so much. Such a big help. Decided to go with marshmallow because my stuffed animal is a very light pink and white rabbit.

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      Sieennaa 7 months ago

      I like the names I am seeing but you guys need more names on here

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      Pet.lover259 7 months ago

      Cute-sicle (cute-sicles)





































      I hope you guys like the names I put there I hope you used them!!☺☺

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      what u mean 7 months ago

      like this

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      luna 8 months ago

      I got 17 dogs

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      madison freitas 9 months ago

      you have great names

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      AC 9 months ago

      uhm. Satan? like as a name?

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      kaylee 10 months ago

      Don't you have any pony name's?

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      Bob 11 months ago

      I used cocoa

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      Ana 11 months ago

      I love that nick name it's a good one I myte name ny that one to it's an awesome one I'm looking for one I got one like 2 days ago.

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      Leo 11 months ago

      Some names are good and some are not.

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      Destiny 13 months ago

      I'm naming my stuffed unicorn Ms. Fluffy Muffins!

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      Victor E 13 months ago

      I would like to thank you for suggesting the name "Chuie". It won me a prize!

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      Harry 14 months ago

      I loved all your names are used a lot of them

      Those are some of the best news I've ever heard Of

      Great job coming up with all those names

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      Sophia 17 months ago

      I named my stuffed toy diamonf

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      Karen 17 months ago

      Thanks,this helped me a lot it made it a lot easier to name my snake. And the name I chose for him was...... Marley!! Thanks so much!

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      Sophia Smith 17 months ago

      Do not put those mean names for mean animals.

      do not put that 'mean names for mean animals'catagorie in.THAT IS SO MEAN!

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      Alice 18 months ago

      I just called my puppy princess marshmallow

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      Haley 19 months ago

      I need a name for my stuffed elephant but I can't decide

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      Poop 19 months ago

      I named my new animal Halo because he is white and fluffy!

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      Sophia 20 months ago

      I love this info soooo much, I have a bunny called Dusty bc she is dusty, looks like it and eats it (crazy) and I also use this for my sister's toys

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      Manuella 23 months ago

      Still no name for my monkey ;(

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      hamishehjfm 2 years ago

      MARSHMALLOW!!! because i have a fluffy mar mallow lamb (well I'm getting one)

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      selena 2 years ago

      i need a name for a hand reared lamb

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      martina stoessel 2 years ago

      they are so cute these pets

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      Kalyce williams 2 years ago

      Thanks for all the names for my stuff aniamls i have infinity of them two name them i really dont now much stuffys i got its a lot of them all those names were cute lazy dark crazy furry big and little. How adorible☺☺☺☺☺☺

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      Kat 2 years ago

      i have a medium sized stuffed animal dog that's light brown with white ears and a white spot on its back plus a white tail if you have any ideas for a name for it please tell me

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      spin 2 years ago

      i think you give a good names for cute animal

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      Savana 2 years ago

      I think if you have a mean animal you shouldn't name it any of those because every animal can change for their owner and ugly devil bad dog those are rude and my dog is named Duke and he is very sweet.

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      Natalie Canada 2 years ago

      I cant make up my mind

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      paige witt 2 years ago

      I love pets.I have a dog name is REX.He has three legs. I still LOVE him. I want to be a vet to save animals lives. I am 9 years old.

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      Meg 2 years ago

      Butterscotch is so cute

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      Lala720 2 years ago

      How about butterscotch,Tilly,candy or melon

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      Lala720 2 years ago

      Aaaw so cute my dogs name is buttercup and cat is sprinkles

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      Kim 2 years ago

      i found some great names on here! Some I thought were pretty interesting, but overall I think I found a name that I'm going to name my stuff animal.

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      aleeza 3 years ago








      i had 20 cats and 6 dogs i hope you like the names

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      amina 3 years ago

      angel izzie charlie roxy buster bunny rider

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      Makenzye 3 years ago

      Mine was a monkey,I named him cuddles cause he's tiny and cute and he likes to CUDDLE!!!!!!

      And all of you that sleep with or have stuffed animals and people make fun or judge you don't be sad or mad because you do what you want and they don't don't care cause GID CARES AND HE'S ALWAYS THERE FOR YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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      Karli 3 years ago

      The names I suggest: zara hary Sid weter Dylan regan amber Abe ,this is what I do I list the names that I like that you listed! I do it a lot and some times I write what names made the girls list and boys. Love karli!!!!!!

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      Karli 3 years ago

      Love the names! I am actchly using this for my stuffed animals! I am7and love your sight!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!lovekarli

      . I have my own blog make sure to vist it

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      ahri 3 years ago

      I named my dog joy since he's always happy

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      petlover 3 years ago

      I need a name for a goat

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      SmurfiSmurf 3 years ago

      I recently found a baby pinto foal on my farm, so I decided to look here for some names. Thanks to you, her name is now Domino. thank you sooo much!!

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      Malachi 3 years ago

      Personally, the only good thing that came out of this page was Sylvester. The rest was of people yelling at each other, horrible grammar and some of the dumbest names imaginable.

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      babynology 4 years ago from New York

      I love your new hub theme! It's very nice. And a lot easier to read than old one, Actually.

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      bubble 4 years ago

      the names here are not cute you should have things like skittles or buttercup

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      et 4 years ago


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      dragongirl 4 years ago

      This are german names Deppchen,Kruemel,Kuh,Fuchi

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      zimbabdad 4 years ago

      thanks for the name they kinda helped me all i got out of them was

      1) minniemalou



      4) fluffylola



      7) tutu

      8) my own made up one mr fluffy muffins what do you think ????

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      erin34 4 years ago

      i cant make up my mind what sud i name my animal




      little bear




      or zoey

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      scrimegor 5 years ago

      my dog was a Duke and he was a furry angel not scary

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      yessss!!!!! 5 years ago

      good names! very creative!!!!!!!

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      bricheeese 5 years ago

      I thought some of these names were just repeated and kind of boring. just my opinion! :)

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      iloveshawnndjesse 5 years ago

      Vasilisa is the best!

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      Ting Sze Yie 5 years ago

      Which one is better?

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      Ting Sze Yie 5 years ago


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      Ting Sze Yie 5 years ago

      I just got my rabbit so I was planning to name it one of these names;( Its a girl)









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      Malika 5 years ago

      thanks for the help :)

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      me 5 years ago

      i dunno why everyones having a go over these names!! i work at a kennels & cattery and theres nothing worse than a hundred million pets with the same old boring names like molly sam max charlie rosie. i think most of these names are awesome! getting a pet is an opportunity to name it something great that you couldn't name a human baby, so be creative!!!

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      Lizzie 5 years ago

      I love the name cutie but why would you call a cute animal killer!

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      FoxyRox 5 years ago

      I settled on the name Blanca for my pet lamb! No joke!

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      lollypop 5 years ago

      thanks u have some great idea's.i have just bought a rat im thinkig of calling her pip or tango but after seeing ur sugestions im not so sure what can u call a rat that has brown patches on either side of his head like a badger and has a creamy body?????

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      i love chinchallias 5 years ago

      your name r good but i need a really cool name for my fiends new and he is picky

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      Frida 5 years ago

      I have a Tiger named PANDA

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      Molly 5 years ago

      Those all sound like names that little kids come up with. They just names them after color or something severely uncreative.

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      hi 5 years ago

      their cute

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      nickicat 5 years ago

      i just got a baby chihuahua and her name is cookie

      i love her so much:)!!

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      Morgan 5 years ago

      I like these names:










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      unlisted 5 years ago

      these are amazing names at first i was a stumper now i know exactly what to call my dog

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      Kiara hernandez 5 years ago

      Some of these names are weird but CUTE!

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      Arielle 6 years ago

      I like some of the names but some of then weren't very good. Hey maybe you can check other websites and get ideas off of theirs! :) hope it's good advice I don't mean to be mean :(

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      really? 6 years ago

      I have two hamsters their names are Mary Kate and Ashley. I have a cat who has gone through names like crazy but his actual name is OCD, but friends call him blue and big head. I have a fish and his name is killer...only because he kills anyone who comes to visit...It is sad but he is a very lonely fish.

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      eviefran 6 years ago

      thanks this site is cool(=

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      Wuvmyguineapig 7 years ago

      wow so cute my guinea pigs name is piglet cuz ya know its a guinea PIG i wuv her my last guinea pig wuz named fanasy she wuz a sqeaker lol

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      shana 7 years ago

      My hubby desided to go into the cow business and raise calves. I have two I need names for. Does anyone have an idea? They both are black and white. One has a heart shape on his forhead, I was thinking Heartcil, and the other has a white dribble by his nose which is black.

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      bunzhunz 7 years ago

      i personally thought some of these were of and some were just on there to make the page look longer.

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      tasha 7 years ago

      i have a horse called joker and for shows we call him jumping joker cus he jumps at every think even the car park sing!!

      here r some names than my rabbits and guinea pigs r called



      cream egg



      crazy dasiy

      rasberry ripple

      walnut whip

      marshmallow fizz


      vanilla ice

      PEPPER POT (my fav how cute)



      angle cake



      jelly bean

      lemon drizzle

      frosted almonds

      chatterbox(for a very noisy guinea pig)


      cookie monster
















      woven willow



      pixie dust

      or for a funny piar

      duster . sweep

      dorito . wotsit

      just some of many


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      Megz 7 years ago

      I have a horse named Buzz

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      Elisia 7 years ago

      Yo Kassiroo for the chinchilla how bout fluufball or marley

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      Elisia 7 years ago

      Luv the names

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      Elisia 7 years ago

      Have u been on Go to it and look for the pet that is called a Walfie. Wat r some good names for that?

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      Kassiroo 7 years ago

      i love the names but it is for a chinchilla so i dont know any idea's

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      Nun Ya 7 years ago

      These r butt stupid !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Who would name your dog yoga

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      fghdfhd 7 years ago

      your names are horrible....i wouldn't use any of those names

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      Ashley 7 years ago

      My friend is naming her aby Pasiley-Rose, must have gotten the name from this site...