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. – can be used for the perfect name. We think we’ve found some pretty sweet options, check ’em out below.

White Dog Names Inspired by Weather & Nature

  • Winter – Winter is synonymous with white snow and makes a beautiful name for dogs.
  • Frosty – How cute and spirited is this name?
  • Blizzard – A great name for a white dog who is large and energetic, just like a blizzard.
  • Ice – Another cold-weather name. This is perfect for a white husky with icy blue eyes.
  • Snowball/Snowy – An adorable name for a small white dog.
  • January – For cold-weather climates, the month of January is a time where they often get the most snow.
  • Lunar/Luna – Terms for the moon, which often has an iridescent white glow.
  • Cloud – An earthy name for a white furball.
  • Alaska – The state of Alaska get plenty of white snow. This name has a rugged texture to it, making it a great choice for strong, athletic white dogs.
  • Everest – Mount Everest is topped with buckets of white snow.
  • Polar – Like the North and South Pole or the white bear. How cute would this be for a fluffy white dog who looks like a little polar bear?
  • Nimbus – The definition of Nimbus is: a luminous cloud or a halo surrounding a supernatural being or a saint. Both definitions make sense for white dog names!
  • Misty – When it gets white & hard to see, a pretty sounding name.
  • Aspen – The lovely snowy, ski resort town in Colorado.
  • Bolt – A white bolt of lightning or the white dog from the Disney film.

White Dog Names - white dog with kong

White Dog Names Based on Faith

  • Angel – These spiritual beings wear a white garb. How heavenly would it be to name your pup Angel?
  • Faith – A sweet, soft name that implies a purity found in white.
  • Eve – Or you could go biblical and name your dog Eve.
  • Dove – Doves are beautiful white creatures, just like your dog. This name is simply lovely.
  • Love – Another thing that is precious and pure.
  • 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.

cute white dog in grass

Funny White Dog Names

  • Al Bino – This white dog name is positively punny.
  • Powder – A cute white name and nod to the ’90s movie of the same name.
  • Cotton – Another fluffy white thing!
  • Q-Tip – Yup, we went there and we love it.
  • Domino – A cute nod to the classic game.
  • Whitey – Just say it like it is and name your dog Whitey.
  • Charmin – Like the super soft toilet paper. This cracks us up just thinking about it.
  • Alabaster – The name of this white material also sounds like a fancy dog name.

‘White’ in Other Languages

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

  • Bianco (Italian)
  • Blanco (Spanish)
  • Wit (Dutch)
  • Blanc (French)
  • Weiß (German)

Halloween White Dog Names

  • Ghost – An obvious nod to another white being AND the name of Jon Snow’s direwolf in Game of Thrones. Win-win!
  • Bones – Aw, this is so cute and so perfect for a dog.
  • Casper – The beloved friendly ghost and a cute, sweet name for a white pup.
  • Buffy – Like the vampire slayer.
  • Boo – A nod to a white ghost, the name Boo is cute and playful.

White Dog Names Based on Food & Drinks

  • Sugar – Aw, how sweet and special is this name?
  • Eggy – Cute and cheeky, Eggy pays tribute to a white food that is a staple of many people’s diet.
  • Coconut – The inside of a coconut is a pure white color, just like your dog’s fur.
  • Milky – The perfect way to describe your dog’s coloring and a cute name.
  • Marshmallow  Marshmallows are fluffy, white and sweet. Sounds a lot like your dog!
  • Vanilla – A pretty, sweet name for a white dog.
  • Salt – When it comes to white dog names, this is short and to the point.
  • Brie – The fancy, creamy cheese and an elegant sounding name.
  • Tofu – Funny & cute name for a small white dog.

white puppy laying down

White Flowers Perfect for White Dog Names

  • Jasmine – A fragrant white flower that is actually part of the olive family.
  • Lily – A herbaceous plant with large, prominent white flowers.
  • Daisy – A common, beloved flower that is often white in color.
  • Gardenia – Native to Africa, Asia and the Pacific Islands, Gardenia is a beautiful white flower with a beautiful name.
  • Magnolia – A large, flowering plant with a white hue.
  • Oleander – An evergreen shrub that is often white in color.

If you’re liking the idea of white dog names based on white flowers, check out these other options.

White Dog Names Inspired by Precious Stones

  • Diamond – Diamonds are a girl’s best, kind of like a dog.
  • Ivory – A hard, white material made from tusks.
  • Crystal – A light and bright glass that is beautiful in appearance.
  • Pearl – How sweet is this name? And it perfectly sums up the color of your dog’s fur.
  • Opal – The Opal gemstone is often white and milky in coloring.

Fancy White Dog Names

  • King/Queen – White dogs have a regal air about them, almost like they’re the king or queen.
  • Prince/Princess – Or the prince or princess!
  • Duke/Duchess – Other royal names like Duke or Duchess could fit your pup.
  • Lux – Or the name Lux, as in luxury.


As always, if you have any other ideas for white dog names, 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. 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

    • 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.

  2. 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

  3. 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

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