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Traits associated with the name Rocky:

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

Is Rocky a good dog name?

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

Rocky is found in these categories:


  • Rocky ranks #4 with users of
  • Rocky ranks #5 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Rocky ranks #4 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

As you can see, Rocky is one of the world's most popular dog names.

Most popular breeds named Rocky:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Chihuahua
  3. Labrador Retriever
  4. Rottweiler
  5. American Pitbull Terrier

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Famous dogs named Rocky:

  • comics icon A dog named Rocky appeared in the comic book Rocky by Martin Kellerman.

Dog names like Rocky:

A sylvester stallone character.
Fictional English outlaw.
One who is mischievous; a scamp or vagabond
Tough guy; a man of great strength.
Firebrand Or Son Of Denis
Rocky dog name meaning

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Comments icon Comments (3)

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(Departamento de Narino, Colombia)
Muy bonito nombre lo tiene mi perro q es de raza mastín tibetano 🥺me gusta mucho el significado de este nombre me llamo demasiado la atención
March 18, 2022

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Que es un nombre muy bello como mi hermoso Rocky (Bogota D.C., Colombia)
Hermoso Rocky
April 04, 2022

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Betysaida (Provincia de Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic)
Es un nombre muy bonito el perro de mi casa lo tiene es un pastor alemán y lo amo 😘
February 26, 2022

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