Best Puppy Names for your New Pooch

So, you’ve found a breeder, puppy proofed your home and got your paw pal insured, but how do you decide on a pawesome name for your little pooch or pooches?

Sometime you just look at your new puppy and know exactly what you are going to call them, but other times you need a little inspiration.

Luckily for you, we’ve compiled a list of 500 puppy names for your new fur friend below.

We’ve split them into Male and Female, as well as listing the most popular puppy names.

So without further ado, let’s get down to our mega list of puppy names.

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20 Most Popular Male Puppy Names

Below we have listed 20 of the most popular names for boy puppies, along with a meaning and origin for each.

  1. Max Greatest and is of Latin origin
  2. Charlie Free Man and is of English origin
  3. Buddy Friend and is of American origin
  4. Cooper Barrel Maker and is of English origin
  5. Rocky Rocky and is of English origin
  6. Jack God Is Gracious and is of English origin
  7. Jake Supplanter and is of Hebrew origin
  8. Toby God Is Good and is of English origin
  9. Bailey Bailiff, Steward and is of English origin
  10. Oliver Descendant Of The Ancestor and is of English origin
  11. Bentley From The Bent-grass Field and is of English origin
  12. Tucker Title Of Nobility and is of English origin
  13. Duke Title Of Nobility and is of English origin
  14. Teddy Divine Gift and is of English origin
  15. Cody Descendant Of Oda and is of English origin
  16. RileyDescendant Of Roghallach and is of Irish origin
  17. Bear Bear-like and is of American origin
  18. Buster Tough Guy and is of American origin
  19. Murphy Descendant Of Sea Warrior and is of Irish origin
  20. Harley From The Hares’ Wood and is of English origin
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250 Boy Puppy Names (A-Z)

A

  • Ace
  • Alfie
  • Andy
  • Angus
  • Apollo
  • Archie
  • Axel

B

  • Bailey
  • Bandit
  • Barkley
  • Barney
  • Baron
  • Baxter
  • Bear
  • Beau
  • Ben
  • Benji
  • Benny
  • Bentley
  • Bernie
  • Biscuit
  • Blue
  • Bo
  • Bodhi
  • Bodie
  • Bogey
  • Boomer
  • Bosco
  • Brady
  • Brodie
  • Brody
  • Brownie
  • Bruce
  • Bruiser
  • Bruno
  • Brutus
  • Bubba
  • Buck
  • Buddy
  • Buster

C

  • Caesar
  • Calvin
  • Casey
  • Cash
  • Casper
  • Champ
  • Chance
  • Charley
  • Charlie
  • Chase
  • Chester
  • Chewie
  • Chewy
  • Chico
  • Chief
  • Chip
  • Chopper
  • Clyde
  • Cocov
  • Cody
  • Colby
  • Cooper
  • Copper
  • Cosmo

D

  • Dakota
  • Dallas
  • Dante
  • Dash
  • Dexter
  • Diego
  • Diesel
  • Dozer
  • Dudley
  • Duke
  • Duncan
  • Dusty
  • Dylan

E

  • Eddie
  • Eli
  • Elvis
  • Enzo
  • Ernie

F

  • Fenway
  • Finley
  • Finn
  • Finnegan
  • Frank
  • Frankie
  • Franklin
  • Fred
  • Fritz

G

  • George
  • Gizmo
  • Griffin
  • Guinness
  • Gunner
  • Gus

H

  • Hank
  • Harley
  • Harry
  • Harvey
  • Henry
  • Hercules
  • Hershey
  • Hudson
  • Hugo
  • Hunter

I

  • Indy

J

  • Jack
  • Jackson
  • Jake
  • Jasper
  • Jax
  • Jeter
  • Joey
  • Junior

K

  • Kai
  • King
  • Kirby
  • Kobe
  • Koda
  • Kody
  • Kona

L

  • Leo
  • Levi
  • Lincoln
  • Linus
  • Logan
  • Loki
  • Louie
  • Louis
  • Luca
  • Lucas
  • Lucky
  • Luke

M

  • Mac
  • Mack
  • Major
  • Marley
  • Mason
  • Maverick
  • Max
  • Maximus
  • Maxwell
  • Mickey
  • Mikey
  • Miles
  • Milo
  • Mojo
  • Monty
  • Moose
  • Murphy
  • Murray

N

  • Nico
  • Niko
  • Noah

O

  • Oakley
  • Odie
  • Odin
  • Oliver
  • Ollie
  • Oreo
  • Oscar
  • Otis
  • Otto
  • Ozzie
  • Ozzy

P

  • Paco
  • Parker
  • Peanut
  • Pepper
  • Petey
  • Porter
  • Prince

Q

  • Quincy

R

  • Rambo
  • Ranger
  • Rascal
  • Reggie
  • Remington
  • Remy
  • Rex
  • Ricky
  • Riley
  • Ringo
  • Rio
  • Rocco
  • Rocket
  • Rocky
  • Romeo
  • Rosco
  • Roscoe
  • Rowdy
  • Rudy
  • Rufus
  • uger
  • Rusty
  • Ryder

S

  • Sam
  • Sammy
  • Sampson
  • Samson
  • Sarge
  • Scooby
  • Scooter
  • Scout
  • Seamus
  • Sebastian
  • Shadow
  • Simba
  • Simon
  • Smokey
  • Snickers
  • Snoopy
  • Sonny
  • Sparky
  • Spencer
  • Spike
  • Stanley
  • Sunny

T

  • Tank
  • Tanner
  • Taz
  • Teddy
  • Theo
  • Thor
  • Tiger
  • Titan
  • Toby
  • Tucker
  • Tyler
  • Tyson

W

  • Wally
  • Walter
  • Watson
  • Willie
  • Wilson
  • Winston
  • Woody
  • Wrigley
  • Wyatt

Y

  • Yogi
  • Yoshi

Z

  • Zeke
  • Zeus
  • Ziggy
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20 Most Popular Female Puppy Names

Below we have listed 20 of the most popular names for girl puppies, along with a meaning and origin for each.

  1. Bella Beautiful, God Is My Oath and is of Italian origin
  2. Lucy Light and is of English origin
  3. Daisy Daisy Flower and is of American origin
  4. Molly Of The Sea Or Bitter and is of English origin
  5. Maggie Pearl and is of English origin
  6. Lola Sorrows and is of Spanish origin
  7. Sophie Wisdom and is of French origin
  8. Chloe Verdant And Blooming and is of Greek origin
  9. Sadie Princess and is of English origin
  10. Bailey Bailiff, Steward and is of English origin
  11. Coco Chocolate Bean and is of American origin
  12. Lily Lily Flower and is of English origin
  13. Gracie Grace Of God and is of English origin
  14. Roxy Dawn and is of American origin
  15. AbbyJoy Of The Father and is of English origin
  16. Zoey Life and is of Greek origin
  17. Stella Star and is of Latin origin
  18. Zoe Life and is of Greek origin
  19. Ginger Reddish Orange Color and is of English origin
  20. Penny With A Web Over Her Face and is of English origin

250 Girl Puppy Names (A-Z)

A

  • Abbey
  • Abbie
  • Abby
  • Abigail
  • Addie
  • Allie
  • Amber
  • Angel
  • Annabelle
  • Annie
  • Aspen
  • Athena
  • Autumn
  • Ava

B

  • Baby
  • Bailey
  • Bebe
  • Bella
  • Belle
  • Betty
  • Biscuit
  • Bonnie
  • Boo
  • Brandi
  • Brandy
  • Brooklyn
  • Buffy

C

  • Cali
  • Callie
  • Candy
  • Carly
  • Casey
  • Cassie
  • Chanel
  • Charlie
  • Charlotte
  • Chelsea
  • Cheyenne
  • Chloe
  • Cinnamon
  • Cleo
  • Coco
  • Cocoa
  • Cookie
  • Cricket

D

  • Daisy
  • Dakota
  • Daphne
  • Darla
  • Delilah
  • Diamond
  • Diva
  • Dixie
  • Dolce
  • Dolly
  • Duchess
  • Dutchess

E

  • Ella
  • Ellie
  • Elsa
  • Emily
  • Emma
  • Emmy
  • Eva

F

  • Faith
  • Fiona
  • Foxy
  • Frankie

G

  • Gabby
  • Gemma
  • Georgia
  • Gia
  • Gidget
  • Gigi
  • Ginger
  • Goldie
  • Grace
  • Gracie
  • Greta
  • Gypsy

H

  • Hailey
  • Haley
  • Hannah
  • Harley
  • Harper
  • Hazel
  • Heidi
  • Hershey
  • Holly
  • Honey
  • Hope
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I

  • Isabella
  • Isabelle
  • Ivy
  • Izzy

J

  • Jackie
  • Jade
  • Jasmine
  • Jazzy
  • Jenny
  • Jersey
  • Jessie
  • Josie
  • Juno

K

  • Kali
  • Karma
  • Katie
  • Kaya
  • Kayla
  • Khloe
  • Kiki
  • Kira
  • Koko
  • Kona

L

  • Lacey
  • Lacy
  • Lady
  • Laila
  • Layla
  • Leia
  • Leila
  • Lexi
  • Lexie
  • Libby
  • Liberty
  • Lilly
  • Lily
  • Lizzie
  • Lizzy
  • Lola
  • Lucky
  • Lucy
  • Lulu
  • Luna

M

  • Mabel
  • Macy
  • Maddie
  • Maddy
  • Madison
  • Maggie
  • Maggie Mae
  • Maisy
  • Mandy
  • Marley
  • Matilda
  • Mattie
  • Maya
  • Mia
  • Mika
  • Mila
  • Miley
  • Millie
  • Mimi
  • Minnie
  • Missy
  • Misty
  • Mitzi
  • Mocha
  • Mollie
  • Molly
  • Morgan
  • Moxie
  • Muffin
  • Murphy
  • Mya

N

  • Nala
  • Nellie
  • Nikki
  • Nina
  • Nola

O

  • Olive
  • Olivia
  • Oreo

P

  • Paisley
  • Paris
  • Peaches
  • Peanut
  • Pearl
  • Pebbles
  • Penelope
  • Penny
  • Pepper
  • Phoebe
  • Piper
  • Pippa
  • Pixie
  • Polly
  • Poppy
  • Precious
  • Princess
  • Pumpkin

R

  • Raven
  • Reese
  • Riley
  • Rose
  • Rosie
  • Roxie
  • Roxy
  • Ruby

S

  • Sadie
  • Sage
  • Sally
  • Samantha
  • Sammie
  • Sammy
  • Sandy
  • Sara
  • Sarah
  • Sasha
  • Sassy
  • Savannah
  • Scarlet
  • Scarlett
  • Scout
  • Shadow
  • Sheba
  • Shelby
  • Shiloh
  • Sierra
  • Sissy
  • Sky
  • Skye
  • Snickers
  • Sofie
  • Sophia
  • Sophie
  • Star
  • Stella
  • Sugar
  • Suki
  • Summer
  • Sunny
  • Sunshine
  • Sweetie
  • Sydney
  • Shadow
  • Simba
  • Simon
  • Smokey
  • Snickers
  • Snoopy
  • Sonny
  • Sparky
  • Spencer
  • Spike
  • Stanley
  • Sunny

T

  • Tasha
  • Tess
  • Tessa
  • Tilly
  • Tinkerbell
  • Tootsie
  • Trixie

V

  • Violet

W

  • Willow
  • Winnie

X

  • Xena

Z

  • Zelda
  • Ziva
  • Zoe
  • Zoey

Resources / References

This list of names was compiled using data from Nationwide Pet Insurance, with the 20 most popular names being on their pet policyholder database.

Name meanings were researched using BabyNames.com.

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