Moose

Unisex

Meaning

Largest Species In Deer Family

Origin

Scottish

Pronunciation

/muːs/

Traits associated with the name Moose:

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

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

That you have a sense of humor and enjoy unique names. It could also suggest that you have an affinity for animals and nature.

Is Moose a good dog name?

Moose is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Moose 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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New York City Dog Name Database
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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Moose was, in the past month, the 852nd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of July 2024, Moose 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, Moose was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Moose is most adored in Washington, South Carolina and Wisconsin.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Moose:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Rottweiler
  3. German Shepherd
  4. Chihuahua
  5. Boxer

Moose is found in these categories:

animal dog names
animal

Mimics wilderness creatures, echoing a playful, outdoorsy vibe for our canine friends.

winter dog names
winter

This name is inspired by a large, cold-weather dwelling animal often associated with snowy landscapes.

big dog names
big

Moose are massive, towering creatures, just like some pooches!

nature dog names
nature

Moose is a large mammal found in the wild, inspiring pet owners to use it as a dog name.

funny dog names
funny

Humor arises from the incongruity of a large, wild animal moniker.

scottish dog names
scottish

Moose is not linked to Scottish culture or language.

Dog names like Moose:

Leader, commander, governor of a province
A hand-held pointing device for computers.
Pearl
Bear-like
Bright and shiny.
Inspired by Rocky Balboa.
Moose dog name meaning

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I love moose (Queensland, Australia)
My dog is called moose, and I 🫶 him
August 31, 2023

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