Gamekeeper; a rover or wanderer





Traits associated with the name Ranger:

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

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

It suggests that you have an appreciation for nature and the outdoors. It could also suggest that you have a strong sense of adventure and exploration.

Is Ranger a good dog name?

Ranger has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Ranger is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Ranger is found in these categories:


  • Ranger ranks #124 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Ranger ranks #313 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Ranger ranks #247 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Ranger:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Golden Retriever
  4. American Pitbull Terrier
  5. Chow Chow

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Dog names like Ranger:

Inspired by Rocky Balboa.
Leader, commander, governor of a province
Ranger dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (2)

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hi (Arizona, United States)
it is my dogs name
November 01, 2022

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Ranger tonpason (Texas, United States)
Ranger is a great name for dog and if you disagree u smell bad
April 17, 2022

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