Celebrity Dog Names – Awesome List of 55+ Celebs & Dogs

celebrity dog namesCelebrity dog names are a great way to get inspiration for a fun, hip name for your new pup.


Celebrities seem to set the tone for whatever is hot and trendy. The latest hairstyle, the hot color of the season, the new cause to support, the list goes on and on.

To get started, we looked up famous actors, musicians, athletes, politicians and other stars with pups and gathered a list of their celebrity dog names.

The list runs the gamut from cute to funny to just plain bizarre. (So not unlike celebrities themselves.)

Check out this list of celebrity dog names and see if any of them fit your dog’s look and personality.

Celebrity Dog Names – Actors

Actors are very creative individuals, so it’s no surprise they have some interesting and entertaining names for their dogs. 

  • Adam Sandler – Matzoball and Meatball
    (both Bulldogs)
  • Amanda Seyfried – Finn
    (Australian Shepherd mix)
  • Anne Hathaway – Esmerelda
  • Aubrey Hepburn – Mr. Famous
  • Blake Lively – Penny
    (Maltese-Toy Poodle)
  • Charlize Theron – Tucker
    (mixed breed)
  • Christina Ricci – Sherriff
    (Miniature Pinscher)
  • Debra Messing – Henry
    (mixed breed)
  • Demi Moore – Vida
  • Drew Barrymore – Flossie
    (Chow Chow-Labrador mix)
  • Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson – Brutus
    (French Bulldog)
  • Eric Stonestreet – Coleman Hawkins
    (mixed breed)
  • Eva Longoria – Jinxy and Oprah
    (Maltese and Pug, respectively)
  • Gwen Stefani – Winston
  • Hilary Duff – Lola
  • Hugh Jackman – Mocha
    (French Bulldog)
  • Jake Gyllenhaal  – Atticus
    (German Shepherd)
  • Jennifer Aniston – Norman
  • Jennifer Love Hewitt – Mona
  • Jessica Alba – Sid
  • Jessica Biel – Tina
    (Pit Bull)
  • Jessica Simpson – Daisy
    (Maltese-Toy Poodle)
  • Jim Carrey – George
    (Great Dane)
  • Justin Bieber – Sammy
  • Kellan Lutz – Kola
    (mixed breed)
  • Lea Michele – Pearl
    (Pomeranian mix)
  • Matthew McConaughey – Foxy
    (Australian Cattle Dog)
  • Orlando Bloom – Sidi
    (Saluki mix)
  • Rachel Bilson – Thurman Murman
    (mixed breed)
  • Ryan Reynolds – Baxter
    (Labrador mix)
  • Sandra Bullock – Poppy and Ruby
    (both Chihuahuas)
  • Selma Blair – Wink
    (Jack Russell mix)
  • Sienna Miller – Bess
    (mixed breed)
  • Tori Spelling – Mimi LaRue
  • Will Smith – Indo
  • Zoey Deschanel – Dot and Zelda
    (both mixed breeds)

Celebrity Dog Names – Musicians

Musicians use their creativity to create beautiful music…and pretty cool dog names.

  • 50 Cent – Oprah Winfree
    (Miniature Schnauzer)
  • Adele – Louie
  • Britney Spears – Lucky
  • Fergie (with Josh Duhamel) – Meatloaf and Zoe
    (both Dachshunds)
  • John Legend – Puddy
    (English Bulldog)
  • Lady Gaga – Asia
    (French Bulldog)
  • Miley Cyrus – Emu, Mate and Sophie 
    (Shetland Sheepdog, German Shepherd, Maltese-Toy Poodle, respectively)
  • Pink – Elvis
  • Selena Gomez – Baylor
    (Siberian Husky mix)
  • Vanessa Hudgens – Shadow
    (Toy Poodle)
  • Victoria Beckham – Scarlet
    (French Bulldog)
  • Wiz Khalifa – Vincent the Dog
    (French Bulldog)

Celebrity Dog Names – Politicians, Athletes & Media Personalities

Here are more names of dogs belonging to famous people. 

  • Barack Obama – Bo and Sunny
    (both Portuguese Water Dogs)
  • Bill Clinton – Buddy
  • Ellen Degeneres – Augie
    (mixed breed)
  • Heidi Klum – Max, Freddie and Simba
    (two German Shepherds and a Pomeranian)
  • Hugh Hefner – Charlie
    (Cavalier King Charles Spaniel)
  • Julianne Hough – Harley
    (Cavalier King Charles Spaniel)
  • Kate Middleton and Prince William – Lupo
    (Black Cocker Spaniel)
  • Kelly Osbourne – Noodles
  • Khloe Kardashian – Gabbana
  • Martha Stewart – Francesca, Sharky and Ghenghis Khan 
    (French Bulldogs and a Chow Chow)
  • Miranda Kerr – Frankie
    (Yorkshire Terrier)
  • Natalie Coughlin – Dozer and SheRa 
    (American Bulldog and Border Terrier, respectively)
  • Nicole Richie – Honeychild
    (Shih Tzu)
  • Oprah – Lauren and Sadie 
    (English Springer Spaniel and Cocker Spaniel respectively)
  • Paris Hilton – Bambi and Tinkerbell
    (both Chihuahuas)
  • Rachael Ray – Isaboo
    (Pit Bull)
  • Tony Azevedo – Olympia
    (Pitt Bull mix)

Hopefully these celebrity dog names provided some solid inspiration. But wait, there’s more!

We’ve got more fun ideas including:

  • Movie dog names for boy and girl dogs
  • TV dog names for boy and girl dogs
  • Literature dog names for boy and girl dogs
  • Musical dog names for boy and girl dogs


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