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Traits associated with the name Checkers:

Dogs named Checkers tend to be loving, good-natured, loyal, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

Naming your dog Checkers suggests that you have a playful and lighthearted personality. It could also suggest that you have a fondness for classic games and nostalgia.

Is Checkers a good dog name?

Checkers has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Checkers 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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Checkers is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Checkers was, in the past month, the 1033rd most viewed dog name on

As of July 2024, Checkers is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less 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, Checkers was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Checkers is most adored in Alabama, Maryland and New York.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in New Jersey, North Carolina and Oklahoma.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Checkers:

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

Checkers is found in these categories:

famous dog names

Nixon's cocker spaniel popularized this moniker in his 1952 speech.

spotted dog names

The game board's pattern mirrors their fun, patchy fur!

Dog names like Checkers:

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Checkers dog name meaning

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