Top 200 Unique Boy Dog Names


If you are a dog owner, you know how much every little action of theirs means to you. A pet dog brings a world of happiness to its family. You can play with it, take it out for walks, cuddle with it on rainy days or just laze around with it on a Sunday afternoon. Whatever you want to do, a pet dog makes it a hundred times better. Therefore we know how precious everything about it is to you.

Even if you just got your first boy puppy and don’t know what to expect, we know you’re already in love with the little bundle of joy.  Naturally, you want your dog to have the cutest and most unique name to match his personality. We can help you with that. Here is a list of the top 200 cutest boy dog names for your amazing dog (with different types so you can choose the best!)

Top 200 Unique Boy Dog Names You Can Choose From

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If you’re looking for funny names to give to your dog, here is a list for you:

  1. Bruiser: Remember Bruiser the Chihuahua from the movie Legally Blonde? It is especially funny to watch tiny dogs with big dog names/
  2. Acorn, like, the nut. Funny, eh?
  3. Captain Underpants, or just “Captain”, for short.
  4. Daffy Duck, like the classic character by Walt Disney.
  5. Godzilla (especially funny if given to small dog breeds)
  6. Ernie
  7. Dwight (any The Office fans here?)
  8. Fish (especially great if you have another dog called Chips. Fish and Chips, geddit?)
  9. Woody, as in, from Toy Story
  10. Sheldon Cooper (Works out great especially if you’re a The Big Bang Theory fan… I mean, who isn’t?)
  11. Jaws (roarrrr… more like, borrrrrk)
  12. Snoopy (from Peanuts)
  13. Stewie (short for Stewart)
  14. Bugs (Bunny!)
  15. Barky McBarkerson
  16. Herman (a very human name, cuz your dog is not a pet, he’s a member of your family.)

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Handsome boy dog names

If you’re looking for more formal sounding names, here is a list of handsome boy dog names for you:

  1. Beau (very sophisticated, just like your dog)
  2. James Bond.
  3. Dan the Dapper (just “Dan” for short)
  4. Clint (Eastwood, of course!)
  5. Fabian
  6. Prince (Charming, like the one from Cinderella)
  7. Finn (short for Finnick Odair, the handsome character from Hunger Games)
  8. Draco (Malfoy, c’mon, you know how handsome he is.)
  9. Han Solo (Like Harrison Ford’s lovable character from Star Wars)
  10. Darcy (This one is especially for all my Jane Austen fans out there, I feel you.)
  11. Wickham (Again from Jane Austen: Sense and Sensibility)
  12. Ricky (Martin?)
  13. Viggo (Mortensen, the ruggedly handsome actor who plays Aragorn in the Lord of the Rings movies.)
  14. Smith
  15. Brad (Pitt, especially suitable if you have a Pitbull terrier)
  16. Zuko
  17. Edward, “Ed” for short.
  18. Robert ( Pattinson)

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Cute Boy Dog Names

If you want some really cute names that emulate the bundle of fluff and joy that your good boy dog is, these names are for you:

  1. Bub
  2. Cuddles
  3. Muffin
  4. Eliott
  5. Minion (the lovable cartoons from Despicable Me!)
  6. Wally
  7. Pooh (Winnie the Pooh, who is a favourite for all of us)
  8. Kipper (Who remembers Kipper the Dog?)
  9. Fifi
  10. Bunny (A dog named Bunny, who would have thought of that?)
  11. Pipsqueak
  12. Fluffer
  13. Puppers
  14. Todd
  15. Tobey
  16. Finnley
  17. Billy
  18. Dobby (the house elf)
  19. Niffles
  20. Woofer
  21. Becks
  22. Bear

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Cool Boy Dog Names

If you want some cool sounding names for your favourite furry pal, this cool boy dog names are for you!

  1. Beckham (David, duh!)
  2. Andrew (or Andy)
  3. Damon (Salvatore, aka the MOST HANDSOME vampire in the history of vampires?!)
  4. Salvatore, or “Sal” for short (This one’s for all my The Vampire Diaries fans out there)
  5. Chuck (Bass, like in Gossip Girl)
  6. Stefan
  7. Wyatt
  8. Hawkeye (‘cause who doesn’t want a dog named after a superhero?)
  9. Tonto
  10. Lucius (Malfoy, who has one of the coolest names in the Harry Potter series)
  11. Parker (Peter?)
  12. Luigi
  13. Doc
  14. Garth
  15. Sherlock (Holmes, of course!)
  16. Jeeves
  17. Mario
  18. Cooper
  19. Bradley
  20. Bernard
  21. Scout

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Popular Boy Dog Names

Here is a list of the most popular boy dog names which will be fun as well as familiar:

  1. Tucker
  2. Marley (like Bob Marley)
  3. Lennon (John Lennon, this is shout out to all The Beatles fans out there)
  4. Oscar
  5. Buddy (Holly?)
  6. Casey
  7. Davy Jones (the ship from Pirates of the Caribbean makes for a great dog name, don’t you think?)
  8. Milo
  9. Murphy
  10. Newton
  11. Tennyson
  12. Jasper
  13. Bruno
  14. Theo (Theodore)
  15. Dexter
  16. Alfie
  17. Winston
  18. Jake
  19. Oliver, or Ollie, for short.
  20. Flash (like, The Flash?)
  21. Quicksilver, cuz your dog can be a really fast runner, of course!
  22. Zeus (Who is that, you ask? Only the coolest of all cool Gods, that’s who!)
  23. Chandler (Bing!)

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Rare Boy Dog Names

If you’re looking for some really rare dog names to name your new and very special boy puppy, these names are for you:

  1. Graham
  2. Nash
  3. Juneau (pronounced Juno)
  4. Indie
  5. Leland
  6. Austin
  7. Dallas
  8. Bryce
  9. Cameron, or “Cam”, for short.
  10. Nyle
  11. Peru
  12. Diego
  13. Adam
  14. Ford
  15. George Harrison
  16. Tintin
  17. Bristol
  18. Riley
  19. Buster
  20. Gabriel or “Gabe” for short.

For those who prefer more human sounding names because dogs aren’t pets, they’re family:

  1. Douglas or “Doug”, for short. (This one’s a nice fit as a dog name)
  2. Alistair
  3. Remus
  4. Lyle
  5. Reuben
  6. Heath (Ledger, the legendary actor)
  7. Will Turner
  8. Cedric (Diggory, of course)
  9. Zacharias or Zac for short
  10. Richard
  11. Harris
  12. Dumbledore
  13. Albert
  14. Seamus
  15. Dean
  16. Ronald, or Ron, for short.
  17. Gilbert
  18. Jeremy
  19. Moss
  20. Odin (AllFather, from Norse mythology)

Unique Boy Dog Names

The following is a list of more uncommon boy dog names:

  1. Chaos
  2. Everett
  3. Alexander
  4. Mars
  5. Ares
  6. Leroy
  7. Maurice
  8. Parka
  9. Chris
  10. Mitchell or Mitchie for short
  11. Spud
  12. Wade
  13. Wilson
  14. Hashbrown
  15. Jetter
  16. Razor
  17. Dale
  18. Olly
  19. Gregor
  20. Jimi

For those who want to name their dogs after characters in their favourite movies:

  1. Chewbacca (Star Wars)
  2. Yoda (Star Wars)
  3. Frankenstein
  4. Ferris (Ferris Bueller’s Day Off)
  5. Norman (Osborne, from the Spiderman movies)
  6. Pippin (Lord of the Rings)
  7. Gandalf (Lord of the Rings)
  8. Odie (the dog from Garfield)
  9. Max (Mad Max)
  10. Aragorn (Lord of the Rings)
  11. Jabba the Mutt (Jabba the Hutt, Star Wars)
  12. Vito (The Godfather)
  13. Ace (Ace Ventura: Pet Detective)
  14. Marty McFly (Back to the Future)
  15. Mowgli (Jungle Book)
  16. Kane (Citizen Kane)
  17. Toto (The Wizard of Oz)
  18. Perseus (Clash of the Titans)
  19. Baxter (Anchorman)
  20. Atticus (To Kill a Mockingbird)

If you want big dog names for your big boy dog, this list is for you:

  1. Clifford (The Big Red Dog)
  2. Big Joe
  3. Hulk
  4. Beethoven
  5. Bruce
  6. Brutus
  7. Vulcan
  8. Aragog (the acromantula from Harry Potter)
  9. Andre the Giant
  10. Johnny Bravo
  11. T-Rex
  12. Jordan
  13. Mufasa
  14. Hagrid
  15. Clark Kent
  16. Krypto
  17. Hercules
  18. Wolverine
  19. Gaston
  20. Shaq (Shaquille O’Neal)

So this was our list of the top 200 dog names you could give your boy puppy. Did your favourite name make the list?