From The Oak Tree Field






Emily P.

PupNames.com Contributor

Oakley has become a firm favourite with dog owners, emerging in several top dog name charts over the past few years.

A strong, earthy name, Oakley somehow manages to sound traditional and modern at the same time. It works for both male and female dogs, but we've noticed it's a little more popular with boys.

It also suits almost any breed, and is memorable enough to make your pup one of the coolest on the block.

Traits associated with the name Oakley:

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

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

That you have a fondness for nature and appreciate the beauty of the outdoors. Oakley is also a strong, loyal name, so it could also suggest that you value loyalty and strength.

Is Oakley a good dog name?

Oakley 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. Oakley is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Popularity: Overall

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New York City Dog Name Database
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Oakley was, in the past month, the 221st most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Oakley 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.

In general, this name has held steady in popularity with PupNames.com visitors.

In the past week, Oakley was viewed 0 times, and liked 4 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Oakley is most adored in Idaho, Colorado and Utah.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Oakley:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Australian Shepherd
  3. Golden Retriever
  4. German Shepherd
  5. Chow Chow

Oakley is found in these categories:

cute dog names

Evokes images of playful squirrels scampering in charming oak forests.

nature dog names

Derived from oak trees, symbolizing strength and endurance.

old fashioned dog names

Popular during the Wild West era, evoking images of sharpshooter Annie Oakley.

fall dog names

The name is reminiscent of oak trees, which are associated with autumn due to their changing leaves.

Dog names like Oakley:

Precious Gem
Inspired by Rocky Balboa.
Gift of god
Loving, endearing nickname.
Black and white
Oakley dog name meaning

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