Dog Names Articles

  1. pit bull names

    70+ Pitbull Names You’ll Love

    Finding Pitbull names can seem daunting. With so many ideas out there, where do you begin?  Don’t stress. We’ve found plenty of ideas perfect for your adorable Pit.  One interesting fact I found out while researching names: Pitbull is technically a type of dog, not a breed. Included in this category are the American Pit […]

  2. greek dog names

    Greek Dog Names – 90+ Cultural, Cool Ideas

    Greek dog names are perfect if you have Greek heritage, you’ve traveled to the beautiful country or you’re simply enamored with the stunning landscape and remarkable culture. Greece is a country full of personality and history. When creating a list of Greek dog names, it wasn’t hard to round up over 90 ideas, each one with a […]

  3. native american dog names

    Native American Dog Names

    When searching for a name, Native American dog names can be a beautiful and powerful choice. The dogs that lived in the Americas before they were colonized were thought to be much like wolves. The Hare Indian breed was even said to be like a domesticated coyote. These dogs were used as work dogs for […]

  4. Top Dog Names

    Top Dog Names of 2016 [Infographic]

    As this crazy year comes to a close, let’s take a look back at the top dog names of 2016 and explore the favorite picks for new puppy parents. This year more than 3 million new dog owners used My Dog’s Name to find the right name for their pup. The site allows users to […]

  5. presidential dog names

    Awesome Presidential Dog Names [Infographic]

    Politics has been on the forefront of everyone’s minds with the crazy election year. At My Dog’s Name, that got us thinking: What are some cool presidential dog names? And what are other cool political-themed names for a pup? We searched high and low for names that best represent the red, white and blue, and created […]

  6. Beautiful French Dog Names – 140+ Fantastic Name Ideas

    French dog names have a beautiful, sophisticated vibe about them. If you’re looking for a romantic and exotic name for your new pup, you should definitely consider these options! Why? French dog names are sweet and stylish, chic and classy. Guaranteed, you most likely won’t find someone else with the same name for their dog. (And […]

  7. Black Dog Names – The Ultimate List (77 Fantastic Ideas!)

    If you’re getting a dark-colored dog, you must consider black dog names! Black dogs are beautiful creatures, with their shiny, luscious coats and soulful eyes that are even more pronounced against their dark fur. These names don’t have to be literal. They can range from dark-colored foods to “black” in other languages to animals of the same […]

  8. White Dog Names – 65 Awesome Ideas For White Furbabies

    White dog names are an absolute must if you are welcoming a white pup into your home, don’t you think? These names perfectly sum up your dog’s beautiful fur color and provide a unique moniker that makes a statement. Inspiration for white dog names isn’t hard to find. So many things – flowers, foods, faith, etc. […]

  9. Awesome Country Dog Names – 87 Soulful Names You’ll Love

    Country dog names are so fun, so twangy and definitely unique. For these names, the most obvious starting point is to look at country music, the popular genre that originated in the Southern United States. Other areas of inspiration are locations, characters and things that correspond with the country lifestyle. You don’t have to live […]

  10. Crazy Cool Black and White Dog Names – 37 Perfect Ideas!

    So you have a black and white dog, eh? Black and white dog names are so fun and unique if you have a dog of with these colors. And this is definitely a popular coloring for pups. We see many dogs with this dual-colored fur at the dog park. If you’re lucky enough to be […]

  11. Hawaiian Dog Names – 150+ Beautiful, Unique Ideas!

    Aloha! So you’re looking for Hawaiian dog names? You’ve come to the right place. We love the idea of giving your dog a Hawaiian-themed moniker. These names are beautiful, breezy and unique. If you have ties to Hawaii or have traveled there, you should definitely consider these names. Heck, even if you admire the Aloha […]

  12. Maltese Dog Names – 99 Adorable Ideas For Maltese Pups

    Looking for Maltese dog names? You’ve come to the right place, my friend. The Maltese is an adorably sweet dog with a big, vicious personality in a small package. This dog weighs in at only 7-9 pounds, making it a toy breed. Notably, the breed has a striking white coat that is cute and fluffy […]

  13. Top Border Collie Names – 25 Wonderful Names For Your Pup

    When it comes to Border Collie names, we had no problem herding up lots of options. (It’s OK, you can groan at that one.) A unique, beautiful dog with a high-energy, playful personality deserves a name that’s equally as impressive, and we think these Border Collie names are great inspiration. Border Collie Names Ranger – The […]

  14. Top Trendy Dog Names – Perfect Name Ideas for Your Pup

    My Dog’s Name has been around for three years now, and we’ve seen some interesting trends in dog names. For the most part, when a dog name hits the top 10, it sticks around for a while. Every now and then, however, a name will come out of nowhere and quickly gain lots of fans. […]

  15. Spanish Dog Names – 200+ Awesome Spanish Names

    Spanish dog names are a fun, playful option for new dog owners who are feeling adventurous. Why? The Spanish language is beautiful and romantic. Originating in Spain, it is now the primary language of 427 million people in 31 countries around the the globe. This makes it the second most popular language in the world. […]

  16. Awesome Pug Names – 95 Sweet, Silly & Adorable Ideas

    You’re in luck – we have lots of great pug names for inspiration! Pugs are adorable, hilarious, unique-looking dogs full of charm and gumption. Although their exact origin is unknown, the pug is believed to be of oriental origin, similar to the Pekinese. Today they are the 34th most popular dog breed according to AKC. […]

  17. Doberman Names

    141 Perfect Doberman Names – Cute, Tough, Tenacious & More

    When it comes to Doberman names, what are you looking for? Something tough and strong? A tribute to their heritage? Or names that are funny and ironic? We’ve got all that and more! Tough and Tenacious The Doberman Pinscher was bred to be a guard dog, and with a strong, athletic build and a high […]

  18. African Dog Names

    African Dog Names – 131 Exotic, Unique Ideas For Your Pup

    Looking for a dog name that’s very unique, that no other dog owner in your town, heck maybe even your state, has used? How about African dog names? Sure, they’re a little hard to pronounce, but practice makes perfect. These names are beautiful, exotic and rare. If you happen to have an African breed, you should […]

  19. Top Dog Names of 2015

    Top Dog Names of 2015

    My Dog’s Name is excited to announce the top dog names of 2015. The results are based on the selections of the 4.4 million new dog owners who used our site this year. (We couldn’t be more thrilled that so many pet parents turned to us to find the perfect pup name – THANK YOU!) While […]

  20. Mexican Dog Names

    100+ Mexican Dog Names – The Ultimate List

    Hola! So you’re looking for a name for your pup and interested in Mexican dog names? Well you’ve come to the right place, amigo. We’ve gathered a list of awesome names based on popular Spanish words, Mexican locations, food and beverages, and the top male and female names in the country. Mexican Dog Names – […]

  21. British Dog Names – 145 Awesome Ideas for Your Pup

    Looking for a cultured, cool moniker for your pup? Look no further than British dog names. Great Britain – home to England, Scotland and Wales – has a rich history full of the finest literature and top artists. It is also full of spectacular scenery and culture. This provides awesome inspiration as you look for names […]