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Traits associated with the name Poppy:

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

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

Naming your dog Poppy suggests that you have a cheerful and optimistic outlook on life. It also suggests that you are a creative and imaginative person who enjoys bright and cheerful colors.

Is Poppy a good dog name?

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

Poppy is found in these categories:


  • Poppy ranks #39 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Poppy ranks #363 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Poppy ranks #354 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

In the past week, Poppy was viewed 182 times, and liked 16 times.

Most popular breeds named Poppy:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Poodle
  4. Chow Chow
  5. Cocker Spaniel

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Famous dogs named Poppy:

  • film icon A chihuahua named Poppy played a role in the movie Mars Attacks!.
  • film icon A chihuahua named Poppy played a role in the movie Easy Virtue.

Dog names like Poppy:

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A daughter of a monarch.
The Primrose Flower
Poppy dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (4)

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Poppit! (Victoria, Australia)
We ❤️ Our Poppy! English Springer Spaniel She wears her name well, full of beans 🫘 All the characteristics for both Pup 10Weeks and owner are on par! Besides it was the first name her eyes and ears perked up to.. We adore Our Popsicle, poppit!!
June 17, 2023

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Jackie (Georgia, United States)
My dachshund is definitely a Poppy! She’s affectionate, loving and stubborn. Poppy is not the name I was going to choose but when I saw her I knew she was a Poppy. Several people have told me she looks like a Poppy.
February 20, 2023

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Popsicle (New South Wales, Australia)
Poppy the popsicle is great for a dog and cat
October 29, 2022

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Ana (Valencia, Spain)
I have given my puppy the name poppy because it is a name that gives me affection that sounds familiar to me affection love tenderness HMN that is a being that helps you mmm that gives you everything it is all very nice heart well I would say a lot of things I hope that when I have him I can help him and that he stays with me for as many years as possible he is adorable he is a Maltese bichon
September 11, 2022 ◆ Translated

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