Dog Names Articles

Since the site launched in 2013, My Dog’s Name has helped millions of new dog parents find the perfect name for their pup. In addition to our interactive name generator, we publish articles with name ideas inspired by breed, size, personality, appearance and more.

  1. Unisex Dog Names

    Unisex Dog Names

    Getting a new dog and looking for the perfect name? Unisex dog names are a great choice! Finding the right name for your pup is an important step as a […]

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    Harry Potter Dog Names

    Harry Potter has had a huge impact on readers and movie-goers of all ages. There are so many great characters, that it’s easy find something unique to name your pup […]

  3. Egyptian Dog Names

    In ancient Egypt, it’s well known that cats were considered sacred, but dogs were also equally popular with high regard. This list of Egyptian dog names will give you some great […]

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    Top Dog Names of 2018 [Infographic]

    The results are in! We’re excited to announce the top dog names of 2018, as determined by the 4.3 million new dog owners who used our site so far this […]

  5. Preppy Dog Names – 120+ Perfect Ideas

    Today, pup parents are putting more time and energy into picking out a name for their dog than ever before. After all, dogs are beloved members of the family. As […]

  6. Polish Dog Names

    225+ Perfect Polish Dog Names

    Sometimes popular dog names like Max, Buddy, Bella and Daisy just won’t cut it. Those names are great and all, but it’s always good to step out of your comfort […]

  7. Labradoodle Names

    150+ Perfect Goldendoodle Names

    If you’re looking for Goldendoodle names, you’re in luck. We’ve rounded up over 150 ideas perfect for this fluffy furball. Considered a designer dog, the Goldendoodle is a mix between […]

  8. City Names for Dogs – 140+ Cool Ideas

    If you’re exploring city names for dogs, you’ve come to the right place. Our list includes 140+ ideas you’ll love. We’ve got city names from all around the world. These […]

  9. 250+ Shiba Inu Names – The Ultimate List

    If you’re looking for Shiba Inu names, you’re in the right place. We’ve got the ultimate list of 250+ ideas. A small, agile dog, the Shiba hails from Japan where […]

  10. Alaskan Dog Names

    85+ Stunning Alaskan Dog Names

    Looking for Alaskan dog names? We’ve got 85+ ideas that are unique, strong and spirited. Alaskan dog names are perfect if you have an Alaskan breed like the Husky, Malamute […]

  11. St. Bernard Names

    St. Bernard Names – 130+ Perfect Ideas

    Get ready for a HUGE list of St. Bernard names. In fact, we’ve got 130+ ideas ranging from famous to funny, and everything in between. Among the world’s most famous […]

  12. Fluffy Dog Names

    43 Fluffy Dog Names We Adore

    If you’re getting a new fluffy furbaby, why not explore fluffy dog names? We’ve rounded up 43 fluffy dog names you’ll absolutely adore. A number of dog breeds sport a […]

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