Traits associated with the name Roy:

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

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

Naming your dog Roy suggests that you have a fondness for traditional names and may have a classic, timeless style.

Is Roy a good dog name?

Roy is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Roy isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Roy is found in these categories:


  • Roy ranks #7,128 with users of
  • Roy ranks #2,998 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Roy ranks #810 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Roy:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Dachshund
  5. Jack Russell Terrier

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Famous dogs named Roy:

  • television icon A dog named Roy featured in the television show Ricky Sprocket: Showbiz Boy.

Dog names like Roy:

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From the island in the swift river
Roy dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (4)

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emilio de la serna (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
my next dog tageara roy !!!, it is an incredible name! although I must say that it does not have much intelligence :D
July 09, 2022 ◆ Translated

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I don't have a name (Piedmont, Italy)
I like this name, this is how I called my cute puppy
February 28, 2022

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Antonio (Antioquia, Colombia)
The name ROY for a dog is magnificent. My next canine friend will bear this name... Thank you.. gildardo madrid Medellin Colombia.
January 17, 2022 ◆ Translated

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gabriella (welling)
I love it my friends dog is named Roy!
December 27, 2021

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