Dogs named Spunky tend to be loving, good-natured, brave, and strong-willed. This name is also associated with companionship, friendship, and courage.
That you have a sense of humor and enjoy having fun.
Spunky 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. Spunky isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!
Naming your dog Spunky is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.
Spunky was, in the past month, the 1161st most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.
As of February 2024, Spunky is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more fashionable than it was at this time last year.
We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.
In the past week, Spunky was viewed 119 times, and liked 3 times.
The map below shows Spunky's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.
Spunky is most adored in North Dakota, Illinois and Maine.
By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Michigan, New York and Texas.
And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Spunky.
Most popular breeds named Spunky:
- Labrador Retriever
- Shih Tzu
- Cocker Spaniel
- A mixed breed terrier named Spunky featured in the television show Happy Days.
- A miniature bull terrier named Spunky featured in the television show Rocko's Modern Life.
Spunky is found in these categories:
Shows spirit, courage, and a lively, energetic personality.
The term suggests energy, enthusiasm, and a lively, spirited nature often associated with playful dogs.