Traits associated with the name Russell:

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

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

Naming your dog Russell suggests that you have a strong appreciation for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you have a strong sense of loyalty and commitment, as Russell is a name that is often associated with dependability and trustworthiness.

Is Russell a good dog name?

Russell has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Russell isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Russell is found in these categories:


  • Russell ranks #1,619 with users of
  • Russell ranks #594 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Russell ranks #912 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Russell:

  1. Jack Russell Terrier
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Beagle
  5. Pomeranian

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