Traits associated with the name Peter:

Peter has an elegant sound to it that really closes the gap between dog and human.

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

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

Naming your dog Peter suggests that you have a fondness for classic names and may have a traditional or conservative outlook.

Is Peter a good dog name?

Peter has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Peter isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Peter is found in these categories:


  • Peter ranks #2,023 with users of
  • Peter ranks #374 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Peter ranks #665 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

In the past week, Peter was viewed 69 times, and liked 0 times.

Most popular breeds named Peter:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Poodle
  3. Labrador Retriever
  4. Australian Shepherd
  5. Chow Chow

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Famous dogs named Peter:

  • television icon A dog named Peter featured in the television show Earthworm Jim.

Dog names like Peter:

Lover of horses
a kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term)
Pierce Valley
Cartoon possum character.
Peter dog name meaning

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