180+ Japanese Dog Names (With Meanings)
Japanese dog names are difficult to choose for native English speakers. This list will help break down that wall by presenting the meaning of each name (along with some other popular Japanese names). Japanese alphabets will not be used in this list (Kanji, Hiragana, and Katakana).
350+ Best Names for Australian Shepherds (With Their Meaning)
Over 350 name inspirations for the versatile Australian Shepherd from down under, way out west, the cosmos, and top-performing show dogs, plus names for dogs with distinctive coat patterns.
200+ Spanish Dog Names (With Meanings)
Perhaps you have fond memories of sightseeing in Barcelona or soaking up the sun in Catalonia. Hispanic culture is among the world's most beautiful, so it's no wonder that you're looking for a Spanish-inspired dog name for your new family member. Here are over 200+ dog names with meanings.
250+ Golden Retriever Dog Names (With Meanings)
The golden retriever is a versatile breed of dog that is well-suited for a variety of activities, including retrieving objects, hunting, and serving as a loyal companion. The golden retriever is also a popular choice for families. Here are 250+ Golden Retriever dog names (with meanings).
190+ Goldendoodle Dog Names (With Meanings)
A fitting name welcomes your newest family member to the adventure. Here is a list of over 190+ Goldendoodle dog names, with meanings, to help that journey. In addition, we are including a fun video and survey that are both about Goldendoodles.
200+ Red Dog Names (With Meanings)
Dogs with red coats are a wonderful choice to add into any family. There are even famous red coated dogs (Clifford). The following dog name list digs into choices perfect for that new canine in your life. Definitions of each word are also included.
275+ Hunting Dog Names (With Meanings)
Finding the perfect hunting dog is difficult. There are breeds of dogs that are pointers, flushers, and retrievers. This list will help you match a name to that perfect hunting companion. In addition, we'll go into the hunting dog history and have an additional video as well.
300+ Big Dog Names (With Meanings)
Big dogs are wonderful companions, and they make a wonderful addition to nearly any home. Everything they do becomes cuter because they are so large! I've rounded up over 300 big dog names and meanings to help with the perfect name for your newest family member.
140+ Greek Dog Names (With Meanings)
It is easy to see why Greek dog names have started to gain popularity. Greek culture is known for famous political structures, philosophers, mathematics, and much more. Take a look at this extensive list, with meanings, to find which name fits your new family member.
200+ German Dog Names (With Meanings)
So many different dog breeds have their roots in Germany. Why not honor that lineage with a Germanic name? This list includes hundreds of potential dog names along with their origins. The hope is that this list will give you an excellent resource for naming your new canine.
175+ Irish Dog Names (With Meanings)
Have you ever visited Ireland? Many who do feel fortunate; it's a similar feeling to how dog owners feel about their canine companions. So then the question stands: if you feel that way, why not give your new furry companion a name that represents exactly how you feel?
300+ Husky Dog Names (With Meanings)
Husky dogs have a history of being helpful canine companions. If you're thinking of getting a husky, you might need some help picking out a name; that is the most challenging part. Here is a helpful list of over three hundred names// to get you started.
350+ One-Syllable Dog Names (With Meanings)
You might be wondering: why give your dog a one-syllable name? Well, there are plenty of reasons, including making their name a quick retrieve command or even just because of how unique it can be. Here is a helpful list of 350+ one-syllable names for your canine companion.
300+ Badass Dog Names (With Definitions) for Your Pup
Our dogs deserve as much respect as we can give them. Why not give them a badass dog name? Dig through this list with definitions and find the name that best fits your canine.
400+ Disney Girl and Boy Dog Names (With Movie Origins)
Disney is full of classic movies that the entire family loves. Here are over 400 girl and boy dog names to help name your new family member.
200 Cool Caribbean Dog Names (With Their Meanings)
Over 200 clever names for male and female dogs from Caribbean islands, tropical beaches, and Caribbean superstar singers and actors.
100+ Punny and Funny Dog Names (With Steps to Create More)
A light-hearted, funny dog name can help be the best introduction of your canine friend to others. In addition, this method can pay homage to your favorite TV show, movie, or song! Here are 100+ fun dog names and steps to think of more.
360+ Cute Small Dog Names for Girl and Boy Dogs (With Meanings)
Small dogs make excellent companions. The only problem you might encounter would be picking out the perfect name. Here are 360+ small dog names (both male and female) to inspire you. Also included are name meanings, tips, and a video for even more inspiration.
96 Cute Names for Multicolored and Split-Face Dogs
Here's a list of unique name ideas for dogs with multicolor coats. Discover names for dogs with masks, split faces, brindle coloring, parti and tri-color pattern coats.
140+ Most Popular Dog Names for Your Male or Female Puppy (With Meanings)
Tried and true names can often speed up the hunt for the perfect dog name. Here are 140+ of the most popular dog names (with meanings) for your newest puppy. In addition, we've listed the top 10 most popular dog names, naming tips, and a video.
220+ Cute White Dog Names (With Meanings) for Your Puppy
Did you realize that there are many cute dog names for your puppy? Here are over 220+ names to help inspire you. Some names the dog will grow into, while others will be perfect right from the start.
100+ Rough and Tough Boxer Dog Names (From Jax to Sasquatch)
If you're adopting a boxer and need a great name for your new pal, here are 180 great boxer dog name ideas to consider!
100+ Unique German Shepherd Dog Names With Meanings
Looking for a unique German Shepherd dog name that is cool or cute? Look through this list of over 100+ names (with meanings) and determine the right fit for your new family member. Tips, tricks, and videos are also included in this article.
150+ Names for Dogs With Different Colored Eyes (Heterochromia)
Odd-eyed dogs or dogs with two different colored eyes (heterochromia) are absolutely stunning. Looking for a perfect name for your special friend? Here are 150+ creative names to choose from.
50+ Scientist Dog Names for Smart, Nerdy Pups With Descriptions and Tips
Finding the right combination of homage and classification is not a radical shift for canine name selection. However, here are 50+ scientist names, with descriptions, for your consideration. There are also some helpful tips covered about this subject.
70+ Video Game Dog Names With Descriptions (Plus 5 Naming Tips)
Finding the perfect dog name can be hard, unless you look to your favorite video game. These characters have all the makings of a memorable name for your canine companion. Here are 70+ video game dog names for you to choose from.
125+ Beautiful Dog Names Inspired by Jewels and Gemstones
If bling is your thing, then your new pup deserves a gem of a name! Here is a list of over 125 dog names inspired by jewels and gemstones.
200+ Unique Brown Dog Names: Chocolate and Golden-Brown
Whether you're caring for a tan Shiba Inu or a Chesapeake Bay Retriever, find the perfect name for your new best friend. Choose from 200+ classic or creative names, cool or cute names!
140 Meaningful, Mystical and Spiritual Names for Dogs
Seeking a spiritual or mystical name for your dog? Then look no further! These meaningful names from world religions, spiritual realms and relics make unique, cool names for both male and female dogs.
99 Name Ideas for Therapy, Emotional Support, and Service Dogs
Here are over 99 unique, meaningful names for our companions who provide comfort, love, and support as therapy and service dogs.
110 Cosmic Names for Dogs From the Heavens, Science and Sci-Fi
Here are some otherworldly dog name ideas from the stellar bodies of our solar system and universe. Many unique cosmic names are based on Greek and Roman gods, heroes, and heroines, as well as sci-fi masterpieces.
The Ultimate List of 225+ Celestial Dog Names
If you are looking for some celestial inspiration for your new puppy's name, check out this list of over 225 choices. Whether you are an amateur astronomer or just like to gaze at the stars in the sky, you're sure to find that perfect name.
200+ Traditional Country, Western, and Southern Dog Names
A dog is a country family's best friend. It eats at your table and drinks from your well, and it deserves a traditional Southern namesake fit for a country hero (male or female).
200+ Unique Red and Orange Dog Names
Dogs with red or orange coats are absolutely stunning, so they deserve stunning names that are as unique as the way they look. This list offers hot, fiery, standout dog names inspired by red and orange colors as well as famous people with red hair.
Name Your Puppy: 82 Nature-Inspired Names From Japan
Unique puppy names always grab attention. If the East and nature both hold a deep appeal, then consider gracing your new puppy with one of these names. From flowers to elements, landscapes and storms, there's something for every pooch.
225+ Cool and Unique Dog Names Inspired by Rock Music Songs
Categories include heavy metal, classic, punk, Southern, and folk rock. Find the perfect music-inspired name for your pooch!
15 Names for Your Irish Wolfhound From Irish Mythology
These traditional Irish names from Celtic mythology have meaning and will add to the relationship between you and your puppy. They work for all kinds of Irish Wolfhounds with different personalities and colors, ranging from white to gray to brindle, red, black, and fawn.
15 Great Great Dane Names From Germanic and Norse Mythology
Looking for the perfect Dane name? These cool names from Norse and Germanic mythology work well for Great Dane puppies and dogs of all personalities and colors, whether black and white, black, blue, blue harlequin, blue merle, brindle, brown fawnequin, or white.
15 Unique Russian Names for Borzois or Russian Wolfhounds From Slavic Mythology
Here are 15 interesting Russian names for your Russian Wolfhound with meanings. These unique names for male and female Borzois will give you a great alternative to the more common names out there. Discover the joy of bonding with your dog by giving your pooch a name with heritage.
75+ Fun "Game of Thrones" Dog Names With Brief Backstories
Here are 75+ "Game of Thrones" dog names and brief backstories for each name based on the popular television series. Warning! Some names could give away spoilers.
12 Swiss Names for Bernese Mountain Dogs From Culture and Folklore
Looking for a traditional Swiss name for your Bernese Mountain Dog or puppy? All of the names in this article come from Swiss folklore, culture, history, and mythology.
25 Australian Slang Names for Your Australian Shepherd
Not sure what to name your new friend? Look here for great names for your Australian Shepherd. All of the unique and meaningful names included in this article are based on Aussie slang. Here are 25 ideas for the name that might be just right for your dog or puppy.
12 Great English Mastiff Names Inspired by British Legends and Literature
From Shakespeare to Sherlock, here are 12 great names for your English Mastiff. All of the names in this article are based on British literature, history, or mythology.
110 Powerful Names for Energetic Dogs (From Chipper to Zipper)
Over one hundred unique and meaningful names for high drive dogs with boundless energy.
Awesome Marvel MCU Dog Names (From Superheroes to Villains)
Are you a big fan of Marvel and the MCU? Are you so obsessed that you even want to name your dog after one of the characters? Check out these suggestions.
50 Best Names for Dogs With Big Ears or Floppy Ears
A comprehensive list of cute, meaningful names for dogs with large ears from literature, film, and lore.
160 Strong Names for Loyal, Noble, Female Guard Dogs
Your regal, loyal, female guard dog is the protector and guardian of your family pack. Here are over 160 noble female dog names and their meanings.