Best Names for Dogs

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1
Buddy
Makes me think of Air Bud and the Buddies series. Buddy was such a good dog- I even name my cat Buddy, but that's because I kept calling him that on accident, it's probably because the name fit him so well, because he was my pal. Not better than my puppy though. Dog's are the best friend you an ever have, and I'm not just saying that because it's true. I've learned from experience.
Well dog's are always your buddys man's best friend!
1992 - 2009 Buddy Muswagon

SmoothCriminal

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2Shadow
Because what if it is black? It could be shadow
Shadow is an amazing name I find
Also great for the dog's middle name
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3Spike
It's a hip name. The best there is. Finnick, Biscuit, and bronzey are awesome too. But Spike is the best. Snoop and browser are cool too.

4Lucky
you think your dog is lucky name him that

allisa

If I was a dog I would like the name lucky
My dogs name is lucky and he likes the name and is easy for my baby brother to say.
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5Scooby
I love this name very much and I will only put my dog 'SCOOBY'
I JUST love THAT NAME IT MAKES ME WANT TO SQIUCH IT laugh out loud
I bet he will solve all your mystirys
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6Max
Max is a lovely name, because my mother had a dog called Max, and it makes the dog sound happy and playful, which you always want in your dogs name, I think that it is just truly a brilliant name, and I would recommend it to anyone with a boy dog. PS: I wish I could call my dog Max, I would love to.
Are you kidding me? That's my boyfriend's name! I bet he'll get pretty mad when he find out that his name was actually voted #11 in TheTopTens.com for "Best names for dogs"! It's kinda hilarious, don't you think?
I love the name max I have a yorkie terrier named max I like the name biscut too I could get my dogs attenion a lot easyer that way! I also like the name buddy too because my dog is my best buddy! I also love the name sarge I have another dog nammed sarge to! I love dogs
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7Biscuit
Biscuit is ADORABLE! Perfect for a small fluffy dog, like a Maltese or a
Even a golden retriever. But personally, my favourite name EVER for a dog is; Socks or yogurt. They're totally funny names that will suit dogs with fun and affectionate personalities
Hi my opinion is that people should call their dog Biscuit because it is a really cute name my brother and I want a new puppy and we both really want to name it biscuit if it is a boy. I LOVE THE NAME BISCUIT!
i wish i called my dog this as its the only word he responds to!
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8Jack
Going 2 b my dog's name

9Snoopy
Snoopy is such a cute and awesome name for a dog. Its like one of the most popular. Good grief!
I think that snoopy is a great name it reminds a person of Charlie brown
This used to be my dogs name, until he died. I still get very sad. I get so sad I sometimes call my five month old dog snoopy. :-(
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10Snoop

Hahahhahahhahahhahahahahah that's awesome. Thumbs up for this choice even though none of my dogs are called it XD!

I like Snoop Dogg so I named my dog this

slbrown


The Contenders

11Bob Barker
An obvious choice. Bob loves animals and I'm sure would feel truely honored. Plus, it's a cute name.
Just imagine: every time you call your dog you get to employ your best Johnny Olson or Rod Roddy hollering: BOB BARKER! "

12Bob
Bob is by far the most sensible name on this list. It is short, sounds funny, and is just plain awesome. Heck, its a good name for a BABY!
What else would you name anything

Fireball1066

I agree Why Not!

13Toby
I Just Adore That Name For A Little Puppy!
toby is an adorable name for a smaller dog
I looveere the name Toby
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14Nigel
I LOVE Nigel it is adorable who wouldn't like his name but everybody has different opinions.

15Swift

16Daria

17Robin

18Ben

19Sam

20Gemma

21Karl Barx
yes all my animals are named this including my brother

zerodice00

Genius! Pure genius! That's all I have to say. This is a good dog name along with Bob Barker.
pretty funny play on words...

22Bowser

23Jake

24Rick
If I get a dog, I may name him pups ( its cute! )

25Jasper
Good old jasper. He's a laugh and he is so cute. WHO@s A GOOD JASPER? Oh you good dog oh you good dog. Ready and fetch! Good old jasper. Oh yes jasper oh yes.

bluecameron

My neighbor's have a dog named Jasper and he is the friendliest dog you could ever meet. He is also very cute!
I just love love love playing vetch with him who's a good boy you are you are!

26Peppy

27Maxwell

28Angel
I see why is Is not 0 percent
My yorkies called it cutest name ever

29Geoff

30Maverick

31Cowboy

its name like that because im a huge cowboy fan


32Ernie

33Basil T-Bone
Basil T-Bone sounds good to me better than number 75

34Coco
Sound good :P I like this
That's my dogs name

35Bailee

36Duchess

37Murphy Brown

38Duke

39Muscles

40Roxi

Nice Name. I Like The Spelling


41Stitch

42Killerboy

43Spark

44Taiga Biome

area of cold north in Canada, we live just acroos border in US, got Taiga from upper Canada, cute loveable puggle who go figure hates the cold,lol


45Murphy
Murphy is a nice name + my friends old(dead) dog's name was murphy and now she can't forget the dog... *sigh* good memories for my friend!

46Orion

47Lacy
It is just way to cute of a name

48Casper
That's how I call my dog.

49Bullseye

The funny name of the dog in the movie about Oliver Twist


50Marley

RYAN HIGA BABY! IN YOUR FACE um... IN YOUR FACE uhh... OTHER YOUTUBERS!

2234

Best name ever!
It's short, sounds sweet, boy and girl dogs can have this name
And, it sounds innocent


51Gunner

Perfect name for a hunting dog


52Lizzy

Oh yeah love this name for my dog


53Dumbledore
I have a friend who named his cat this

54Hudson

55Dog

56Pupcake
This is my dog's cute name

57Candy

58Thunder

59Friday
Friday cause a dog is full of joy and excitement
I love the name Friday it is so cute :)!

60Bibi

61Bonehead

62Lucy

My golden retriever puppy girl


63Indy

64Kiss

65Cutie
I named my dog "cutie" because she's so cute!

66Sake

67Sarge

its a cute name for yellow chocolate and black Labradors.


68Roxie
Roxie has a nice image.

69Bingo

70LOL
I've always been a fan of unique, interesting, and innovating things. This is one of them!
Thong is my doggies name

71Bitch
Aww I feel sorry for the poor dog
Pity on that dog

72Fluffy

73Scrappy

74Iggy

75Meatloaf

76Jessy
I think Jessy is a cute name
My dogs called jessy. It is such a sweet name for a cute dog/puppy

77Rex

it doesn't get any doggier than that


78Rasputin

79Cuddles

80Titus
I hate whoever made this because my best friends dog was named Titus.
I love it, my Jack Russell is named this... Sometimes I call him Ty Ty ❤️👍😍

81Becky

tat's my fav name which im gonna name my future dog


82Lager

this is my favorite name cause my dog is amazing, and This name is so cool and different!!!


83Monty

84Foxy
I love the way my dogs hips sway when she walks so I called her foxy
Ha ha! Now THAT'S a cool name.

85Rover

86Hot Rod

That's the name of my dog


87Ivy

88Domino
Good for a Dalmatian

89Squid

90Nikki

My dogs are Nikki, Basil and Toby XD


91Cujo

92Goya

93Rosa

94Gunslinger

95Shiloh

I loved this trilogy and so when I play toontown when I make a boy dog it's Shiloh when is a girl it's Mary

willowtimes

I have always had a dog named Shiloh. Now I have Shiloh the 3rd, It fits well with the names of my other dogs, Moth (Man Of The House), Ice, and Drama.


96Bandit
I like the name because the dog might look like it has a mask on LOVE it
Such a cute name

97Ace

98Crash

99Cutie Pie
Its so perfect name if your dog is cute and your love ones its the best name ever for a female/male dog...that's the name of my shitzu pet dog she is so cute and she is my love ones...
I like this name because my pet is cute and sweet. I love her very much. This name is suitable if your pet seems very cute to you.

100Erma

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