Popular Dog Names
Pupular Names For Pupular Pups


Popular dog names, like pups themselves, come in all shapes and sizes. Some popular titles can reflect a certain aspect of the dogs appearance, like the title Curly for a curly haired pup, or Coco, for a brown colored pooch.

Naming ideas are sometimes chosen to reflect the pups temperament, like the choice Espresso for a puppy with high energy, or say Jazz for a more laid back, music loving pooch or owner.

Some owners choose one that has a more endearing tone to them…like the title Precious or Lady, while others will choose one after places they’ve visited, like Dallas or Jamaica. Some even choose a human name, like Max or Sarah.

Regardless of which type or category you prefer, we here at this site feel it’s our duty to give you as many unique naming choices as we can, and so we offer a whole new set of ideas to choose from.

Our Popular Names For Dogs Lists


Abby: Usually short for Abigail, this popular choice is quite common for any breed or size of pet. It is quite feminine, Abigail might not be a bad choice either.

Amigo: Spanish for “friend”, your popular male pal will quickly become your best friend which is why this choice is quite popular with pet owners.

Not bashful Bulldogs

Angel: Associated with heavenly creatures which can perform miracles, your girl will certainly be your own special angel. Often selected for small breeds, any dog can benefit though from this choice.

Baby: Your puppy will be your baby all her life and will want and need your special care. Why not reflect this special relationship with this popular choice?

Buddy: A very popular male name which signifies that your dog of any size or breed is your best buddy with four legs. Any male would love this.

Charlie: Bringing to mind Charlie Brown, this is an easy choice to say and hear and your boy will be proud to call it his very own. It’s a popular dog name for pooches with brown coats.

Eddie: This choice was made famous by the terrier on Frazier, the TV show starring Kelsey Grammer, among others.

Faith: Your popular girl will have all the faith in the world that you will love and care for her through her entire life. This choice indicates loyalty and steadfastness, just like Faiths friendship.

Fifi: A popular choice for little dogs, especially the tea-cup and toy pooches, it has such a female sound and is easy to say and hear.

Lab puppy bathtime

Frankie: Whether you associate this with Frankie and Johnnie or Frank Sinatra, it’s a great choice for a popular dog name for a pooch who aspires to be a star, or one who loves to sing.

Ginger: Choose this for a reddish coated girl of any size or breed. Perfect for the popular pooch that adds spice to life.

Happy: A very popular pick, especially with children because they are so happy when adopting a dog. Once potty training is learned, everybody will be happy!

Hope: Indicating your belief and hope that your adopted dog will be with you through many healthy years, this name is short but sweet sounding when spoken.

Jasmine: An aromatic, flavorful blossom used to make tea and scent candles, these gorgeous blooms reflect the beauty of your gorgeous dame.

Lassie: Great for a collie or long coated pooch, Lassie was always saving his young owner Timmy from the frequent trouble that he got himself into. Lassie was actually a female, but on the TV show was known as a male.

Pedro: Meaning “friend” this popular choice is perfect for any masculine dog of any breed. It is commonly chosen for Chihuahuas, but shouldn’t be limited to that specific breed.

Beagle puppy looking for the cat

Princess: Chosen often for small dogs, this popular female puppy name indicates royalty, second only to the queen of a monarchy.

Queen: Royal to the end, your girl dog will love having a title which reflects the fact that you realize she deserves the best, just like a member of the popular royal family, except without any of the scandals.

Sasha: German for “defending men”, it is commonly used in Russia as an endearing term. This can be a popular selection for your lady love.

Tramp: Often selected for dogs of dubious lineage, it is suitable for any male pet and is quite commonly used for any breed or size of pooch.

Wags: A popular dog name for a happy pup with a long, wagging tail. For a humorous name twist, try this on a pooch with a short tail.

More Male & Female Popular Dog Names


  Ace

  Crash

  Kahlua

  Outlaw

  Addison

  Cuervo

  Kahuna

  Patience

  Aja

  Dahlia

  Kashmir

  Peaches

  Alex

  Daisy

  Kelly

  Peanut

  Amber

  Doggie Lama

  Keno

  Pearl

  Amore

  Deja Vu

  Khan

  Persia

  Andre

  Desiree

  Kisses

  Pookie

  April

  Destiny

  Kujo  

  Pretty Girl

  Arielle

  Deuce  

  Lacey 

  Rainer

  Attila

  Diva

  Legacy

  Rambo

  Babykins

  Dimples

  Legend

  Rebel

  Bailey

  Dog Juan

  Liberace

  Reilly

  Baja

  Elvira

  Liberty

  Reno

  Bandit

  Elvis

  Loverboy

  Renoir

  Barney

  Espresso

  Lovergirl

  Rio

  Beans

  Evita

  Lyric

  Rocky

  Beethoven  

  Fang

  Ma Barker

  Rowdy

  Big Al

  Fido

  Ma Cherie

  Ryder

  Bingo

  Fiesta

  Mad Max

  Saber

  Blade

  Flash

  Magnum

  Sable

  Bob Barker

  Fonzi

  Magoo

  Sake

  Bodie

  Freckles

  Majestic

  Salem

  Bogart

  Gabrielle

  Mango

  Saucy

  Bonkers

  Genesis

  Marlowe

  Sedona

  Brando

  Gracie

  Martini

  Shady Lady

  Brandy

  Guido

  Maverick

  Sienna

  Bruno

  Gypsy

  Maxine

  Sierra

  Bubba

  Handsome

  Mercedes

  Sly

  Buck

  Harley

  Mignon

  Spike

  Bugsy

  Havana

  Miley

  Spirit

  Bullet

  Heidi

  Minuet

  Sugar

  Butterball

  Hobo

  Mischief

  Tango

  Buttons

  Hoffa

  Miss Daisy

  Tequila

  Cadence

  Hotshot

  Moondoggie

  Traveler

  Calypso

  Houdini

  Moonshine

  Travis

  Carisma

  Howdy

  Mozart

  Turbo

  Cartier

  Hunter

  Mr. Butters

  Valiant

  Casey

  Indigo

  Mystique

  Viper

  Cassidy

  Infinity

  Nacho

  Vodka

  Caviar

  Ishtar

  Neon

  Wasabi

  Cha-Cha

  Jackpot

  Nibbles

  Whiskey 

  Chanel

  Jade

  Nicky

  Wild Thing

  Chewy

  Java

  Nikita

  Woodstock

  Chiquita

  Jaws

  Nitro

  Yogi

  Coby

  Josie

  Noodles

  Zeke

  Courage

  Juliet

  Opal


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