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 good-natured, affectionate, and loving. This name is also associated with intelligence, and companionship.

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 #1,752 with users of
  • Peter ranks #371 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Peter ranks #654 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!

Most popular breeds named Peter:

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

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)
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Peter dog name meaning

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