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White Dog Names – 175+ Awesome Ideas

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If you’re looking for a white dog name that perfectly matches your unique pup, you’ve come to the right place!

Read on for some options that perfectly sum up your dog’s beautiful fur color and provide a unique idea for a name.

White Dog Names - white dog with kong

The best white dog names aren’t hard to find. So many things – flowers, foods, faith, etc. – can be used for the perfect name. We think we’ve discovered some pretty sweet options; check them out below.

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.
  • Boo
  • Casper – The beloved friendly ghost and a sweet name for a pup with a white coat.
  • Eskimo
  • Ghost – A spooky specter and the name of Jon Snow’s dire wolf in Game of Thrones. Win-win!
  • Luna – Meaning moon
  • Pixie
  • Siberia
  • Yeti

White Female Dog Names

If you’ve got a girl pup, these names are perfect for you!

  • Alba
  • Blanche
  • Coral
  • Crystal
  • Daisy
  • Diamond
  • Duchess
  • Fairy
  • Ivory
  • Jasmine
  • Lace
  • Lily
  • Lux
  • Opal
  • Neve
  • Nova
  • Paris
  • Pearl
  • Peony
  • Perdita
  • Persia
  • Princess
  • Queen
  • Star
  • Yuki

White Male Dog Names

These options are great for male dogs, and for even more, check out our specific lists below!

  • Bear
  • Birch
  • Chilly
  • Cole
  • Cringle
  • Cube
  • Duke
  • Finn
  • Galaxy
  • King
  • Mammoth
  • Milky Way
  • Olaf
  • Patches
  • Phantom
  • Prince
  • Sammy
  • Sirius
  • Wolf

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 – A great 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.
  • 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 where 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, 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 who looks like a little polar bear?
  • Snowball – (or Snowy) An adorable name for a small white puppy.
  • Winter – Winter is synonymous with snow and makes a beautiful name for dogs.
cute white dog in grass

Tough White Dog Names

If you’re looking for a tough-sounding name, you’ll love these suggestions.

  • Admiral
  • Atlas
  • Avalanche
  • Bear
  • Blaze
  • Bolt
  • Echo
  • Denali
  • Denver
  • Flash
  • Freya
  • Grizzly
  • Hunter
  • Huntress
  • Jaws
  • Khaleesi
  • Knight
  • Koda
  • Kodiak
  • Odin
  • Riggs
  • Sheba
  • Starbuck
  • Thunder
  • Thor
  • Tux
  • Ursa
  • White Walker
  • Yukon

Names Based on Faith

Here are some 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.
  • Grace
  • Halo
  • 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.

Funny Names

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 so 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
  • Jack – Jack Frost, a character who represents winter.
  • Powder – A cute white name and 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.

  • Acadia
  • Ambrosia
  • Ash
  • Astra
  • Boots
  • Buffy
  • Cece
  • Clara
  • Coco
  • Diva
  • Elsa
  • Feather
  • Fifi
  • Fluffy
  • Gardenia
  • Gracie
  • Izzy
  • Juno
  • Kaya
  • Lucky
  • Magnolia
  • Mouse
  • Nadia
  • Nikita
  • Oleander
  • Panda
  • Sandy
  • Sasha
  • Shasta
  • Sierra
  • Skye
  • Snoopy
  • Sparkle
  • Whisper
cute small puppy lying down

Food & Drinks

There are a whole bunch of white foods that could make a perfect name for your puppy.

  • Altoid – A white mint
  • Brie – The fancy, creamy cheese and an elegant-sounding name.
  • Coconut – The inside of a coconut is a pure white color, just like your dog’s fur.
  • 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
  • Peppermint – An often white treat
  • Popcorn – A delicious movie snack
  • Porkchop – The other white meat
  • Salt – When it comes to white dog names, this is short and to the point.
  • 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.

White in Other Languages

We love the idea of using white in another language as your dog’s name.

  • Anjo (Angel in Portuguese)
  • Bianco / Bianca (Italian)
  • Blanco (Spanish)
  • Wit (Dutch)
  • Blanc (French)
  • Weiß (German)

As always, if you have any other ideas, we want to know! Post in the comment section below. You can also find more great dog names with our dog names search!

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  1. Lynne

    Flash,cookie,fluffy,frosty,or king…which one?

    • Stephanie Freeman

      If fast: flash
      If sweet: cookie
      If cuddly: fluffy
      If unfriendly: frosty
      If noble: king

  2. Brooke Harper


  3. Floyd

    I have a white pitbull and American bully. Mix ears r black and left side of face but rest of her white trying to find perfect name leaning toward luna give me some ideas or what do u think

  4. bookmuse

    How about ‘Betty’ as in Betty White (actress) or Walter?!

  5. Janet

    What does everyone think of the name ivory snow for a female 4lb maltese

    • Lilly Dee

      Very cute, ! Love it! My Maltese’s name is Sugar Pie, she’s a 10 lb gal, She’s bigger than both of her parent’s, I don’t know why lol. She’s a wild child too.

  6. Bellatrix Lestrange

    My dog is a girl and she is a Maltese. Her name is Molly Pop. Molly for short

  7. angelina bauer

    just got a white puppy shih tzu n yorkie for Early Christmas present fr my husband need a name…Yeti?? , something cute n short n Christmas I like Snowball too but its long

    • Leah

      Yeti is cute, Eve or Holly.

  8. Rowena Fengel

    Angelina how about Merry

  9. Sj Knight

    We called three of ours Spud, Parsnip and Sprout..Xmas food names as they were born on top of Christmas.

  10. CJ

    We have a white 95 lb American Bully, her name is Glacier. ❤❤❤

  11. nn

    6lb teddy bear dog, her name is donut !!!!

  12. Barb

    My favorite from the white names list is Q-Tip! QT for short!!! 💕💕💕

  13. MM

    we might be getting a white maltese dog and if its a boy it will be called coconut but if its a girl it will be called luna. Thanks for the grate names

  14. Daniela

    This is totally what I needed and couldn’t find in other web pages, THX uwu

  15. Essie Johnson

    Bentleé, after the car because he is unique, classic and expensive!

  16. Bobbie J Christiance

    We soon are going to get our puppy he is white with a few black spots one spot that looks like a heart we are looking for a more human name for our puppy any suggestion

  17. Guss Jbebli

    a siberian husky white fluffy puppy m confused what to name him

  18. Maple

    thanks a lot im getting 2 baby dogs they are white and not that fluffy which name Coco,Milky,Levi-for the boy Diva,Fifi,Misty-for the girl

  19. Patrick

    Flurry and Snowflake work for me.

  20. Meera

    I really want the name Olaf for out little white poodle mix, but my mom wants the name Mango which really doesn’t fit. :(

  21. Asees

    Snow, winter , ice , Alaska , Blue for a husky

  22. Pamm Mills

    Our first Maltese was named Andiamo. It means, “Let’s Go” in Italian. He loved to be 14 years old and he was always ready to go ! Our second Maltese is named Celio Which means “Heaven” in Italian. He is a bright and heavenly boy.

  23. Melissa

    Hey floyde i think oreo or cookie

  24. Kelly

    My dentist has an ESA at her office called Floss . He is Maltese and Adorable. He helps with my anxiety.

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