Man-like, or brave





Alt. Spellings


Traits associated with the name Andy:

Dogs named Andy tend to be brave, loving, affectionate, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

That you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pet a unique name. It could also suggest that you have a fondness for classic names.

Is Andy a good dog name?

Andy 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. Andy isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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Andy is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Andy was, in the past month, the 182nd most viewed dog name on

As of April 2024, Andy is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Andy was viewed 85 times, and liked 2 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Andy's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Andy is most adored in Rhode Island, Kansas and Nevada.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Delaware, Arizona and Maryland.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Andy.

Most popular breeds named Andy:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Poodle
  3. Cocker Spaniel
  4. German Shepherd
  5. Chihuahua

Famous dogs named Andy:

  • comics icon A st. bernard named Andy appeared in the comic book Mark Trail by Ed Dodd.
  • comics icon A chihuahua named Andy appeared in the comic book Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis.

Andy is found in these categories:

cute dog names

Evokes images of lovable ragdoll from Toy Story, charmingly endearing.

lazy dog names

Andy sounds like "and he" as in "and he's just lying around."

Dog names like Andy:

Noble, Exalted
To Drive, Propel
Put at rest.
One Or Expert
Andy dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (1)

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Es un nombre muy bonito no es popular por eso elijo ese nombre destaca entre otros nombres es muy mono (Lima region, Peru)
Also, what does loving loving mean, it means brave, it is a very nice name
February 16, 2022 ◆ Translated

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