To move in a light springy manner. to escape secretly in haste.





Traits associated with the name Skip:

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

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

That you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pet a unique name. It could also suggest that you are a fan of classic literature, as the name Skip is often associated with the character of Tom Sawyer's best friend in the novel of the same name.

Is Skip a good dog name?

Skip is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Skip isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Skip is found in these categories:


  • Skip ranks #439 with users of
  • Skip ranks #1,006 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Skip ranks #579 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Skip:

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

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Famous dogs named Skip:

  • comics icon A samoyed named Skip appeared in the comic book Kapitein Rob by Pieter J. Kuhn.
  • film icon A jack russell terrier named Skip played a role in the movie My Dog Skip.

Dog names like Skip:

Small light mode of transportation.
First Explorer
full of fighting spirit
An electrician
a job in an organization
Explosive leap forward or upright; the action of a rifle.
Skip dog name meaning

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