Diminutive Form Of Samuel Or Samantha





Traits associated with the name Sammy:

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

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

Naming your dog Sammy suggests that you have a fondness for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you have a strong connection to your pet and want to give them a name that reflects that.

Is Sammy a good dog name?

Sammy 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. Sammy isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Sammy is found in these categories:


  • Sammy ranks #462 with users of
  • Sammy ranks #49 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Sammy ranks #55 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Naming your dog Sammy is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

In the past week, Sammy was viewed 144 times, and liked 2 times.

Most popular breeds named Sammy:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Cocker Spaniel
  5. Dachshund

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Famous dogs named Sammy:

  • television icon A generic hound named Sammy featured in the television show Ox Tales.

Dog names like Sammy:

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Sammy dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (2)

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Alix (Arizona, United States)
I love the meaning of the name. I spell it Sami, same sound and pronunciation.
August 19, 2023

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Analia (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
I love the name, but I was undecided if it's for a male or a female... my puppy is male, they tell me it's a name for a female...
March 30, 2022 ◆ Translated

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