If you’re looking for white dog names that perfectly match your unique pup, you’ve come to the right place! Read on for ideas based on this beautiful fur color.
The best names for white dogs aren’t hard to find. So many things – flowers, foods, faith, etc. – can be used for the perfect name. They’re excellent for white dog breeds like the Samoyed, Terrier, Bichon Frise, Coton de Tulear, Dalmatian, American Eskimo, and more.
Best White Dog Names
We gathered a ton of options for names, but these are our absolute favorites.
- Aspen – The lovely snowy ski resort town in Colorado.
- Bolt – A bolt of lightning or the dog from the Disney film of the same name.
- Casper – The beloved, friendly ghost and a sweet name for a pup with a white coat.
- Ghost – A spooky specter and the name of Jon Snow’s dire wolf in Game of Thrones. Win-win!
- Luna – Meaning moon
White Female Dog Names
These female white dog names are perfect if you’ve got a girl pup!
White Male Dog Names
These male white dog names are great for boy puppies, and for even more, check out our specific lists below!
- Milky Way
White Fluffy Dog Names
These names inspired by nature are perfect for your fluffy pup.
- Alaska – The state of Alaska gets plenty of snow. This name has a rugged texture, making it an excellent choice for strong, athletic white puppies.
- Artemis – Greek goddess of the moon
- Blizzard – An excellent name for white dogs who are large and energetic, just like a blizzard.
- Cloud – An earthy name for a dog with white fur.
- Comet – A streak flying through the sky.
- Everest – Mount Everest is topped with buckets of snow.
- Fluff – A simple but cute option.
- Frosty – How cute and spirited is this name?
- Glacier – Big mass of ice!
- Ice – Another cold-weather name. This is perfect for a husky with icy blue eyes.
- January – For cold-weather climates, the month of January is a time when they often get the most snow.
- Lunar – A term for the moon, which often has an iridescent white glow.
- Misty – When it gets white & hard to see, it’s a pretty-sounding name.
- Moon – Typically glowing white in the night sky.
- Nimbus – Nimbus is a luminous cloud or a halo surrounding a supernatural being or a saint. Both definitions make sense for white dog names!
- Polar – Like the North and South Pole or the bear. How perfect would this be for a fluffy white dog resembling a little polar bear?
- Snowball – (or Snowy) An adorable name for a small white puppy.
- Winter – Winter is synonymous with snow and is a beautiful dog name.
Tough White Dog Names
You’ll love these suggestions if you’re looking for a tough-sounding name.
- White Walker
Ideas from Nature
These options come from white animals and plants found in nature.
Names Based on Faith
Here are some classy dog name ideas with faith as their inspiration, and for even more, try our biblical dog names list.
- Angel – These spiritual beings wear white garb. How heavenly would it be to name your pup Angel?
- Dove – Doves are beautiful creatures, just like your dog. This name is simply lovely.
- Eve – Or you could go biblical and name your dog Eve.
- Faith – A sweet, soft name that implies a purity found in white.
- Harmony – A gorgeous name that invokes purity, love, and grace.
- Heaven – They say you go into a bright white light when you pass and enter the Kingdom of Heaven.
- Love – Another thing that is precious and pure.
Here are some punny or otherwise funny suggestions.
- Alabaster – The name of this white material also sounds like a fancy dog name.
- Al Bino – This white dog name is positively punny.
- Betty – Betty White, actress from The Golden Girls
- Blondie – General term for lighter hair, or named after the singer.
- Bones – Aw, this is so cute and perfect for a dog.
- Charmin – Like the super-soft toilet paper. This cracks us up just thinking about it.
- Cotton – Another white fluffy thing!
- Crest – Like toothpaste
- Domino – A nod to the classic game.
- Harvey – Harvey Keitel, aka Mr. White from Reservoir Dogs
- Igloo – A frozen white dwelling.
- Jack – Jack Frost is a character who represents winter.
- Jon Snow – From Game of Thrones.
- Powder – a cute white name and a nod to the ’90s movie of the same name.
- Puff – Perfect for a fluffy white dog.
- Q-Tip – Yup, we went there, and we love it.
- Vanna – Vanna White, Hostess of Wheel of Fortune
- Whitey – Say it like it is, and name your dog Whitey.
Cute White Dog Names
Here are some cute options for your pup. You might also enjoy these names from white flowers.
White Food & Drinks
Many white foods could make perfect, unique names for white dogs.
- Alfredo – An Italian white sauce
- Altoid – A white mint
- Brie – The fancy, creamy cheese and an elegant-sounding name.
- Champagne – A fancy, celebratory drink
- Chardonnay – A white wine
- Coconut – The inside of a coconut is a pure white, just like your dog’s fur.
- Crackers – A staple food item and a cute name for a white dog.
- Eggy – Cute and cheeky, Eggy pays tribute to a food staple of many people’s diets.
- Milky – The perfect way to describe your dog’s coloring.
- Marshmallow – Marshmallows are fluffy and sweet. It sounds a lot like your pet!
- Oreo – Cookie with a white filling
- Parsnip – A white carrot-like vegetable
- Peppermint – An often white treat
- Popcorn – A delicious movie snack
- Porkchop – The other white meat
- Salt – This is short and to the point when it comes to white puppy names.
- S’mores – A melted marshmallow treat
- Sprite – The light/clear colored soda
- Spud – Potatoes, typically whitish, great for a small dog
- Sugar – Aw, how sweet and unique is this name?
- Tofu – A funny name for a small white dog.
- Vanilla – A pretty, sweet name idea.
- Yogurt – A typically white dairy delight.
Small White Dog Names
If you have a tiny pup, these small dog names might fit your buddy.
White in Other Languages
We love the idea of using white in another language as your dog’s name.
- Alba (Latin)
- Anjo (Angel in Portuguese)
- Baltas (Lithuanian)
- Bán (Irish)
- Bela (Slovenia)
- Bianco / Bianca (Italian)
- Blanco (Spanish)
- Blanc (French)
- Vit (Swedish)
- Weiss (German)
- Wit (Dutch)
As always, we want to know if you have any other ideas! Post in the comment section below. You can also find more great dog names with our dog names search!