The first letter of the greek alphabet.





Alt. Spellings


Traits associated with the name Alpha:

Dogs named Alpha tend to be loving, loyal, resilient, and strong-willed. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Alpha?

Naming your dog Alpha suggests that you have a strong sense of leadership and are confident in your abilities. It also suggests that you have a strong sense of responsibility and are willing to take charge when needed.

Is Alpha a good dog name?

Alpha has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Alpha is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Alpha is found in these categories:


  • Alpha ranks #183 with users of
  • Alpha ranks #1,294 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Alpha ranks #1,461 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Alpha is one of the more popular dog names out there. According to our data, Alpha outranks the great majority of names.

Most popular breeds named Alpha:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Jack Russell Terrier
  3. Chow Chow
  4. Golden Retriever
  5. Bulldog

Get special treats for Alpha!

Want cute doggy products for dogs named Alpha?
Join our email list and we'll keep you updated! Alpha dog bowl
Your Email Address:

Dog names like Alpha:

Of The Stars
One Or Expert
A titan condemned to hold up the celestial heavens for eternity in Greek mythology. It means "to carry".
Sigourney weaver's character.
a faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Hydra and Vela
Alpha dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (0)

Be the first to leave a comment.

Let us know what you think of Alpha as a dog name!