a hat made of felt with a creased crown





Traits associated with the name Stetson:

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

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

That you have an appreciation for classic style and timelessness. Stetson is a classic brand of cowboy hats that has been around since 1865. It is also a popular name for dogs, suggesting that you have a strong connection to the outdoors and a love of animals.

Is Stetson a good dog name?

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

Popularity: Overall

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Stetson was, in the past month, the 1228th most viewed dog name on

As of July 2024, Stetson is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less 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, Stetson was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Stetson's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Stetson is most adored in District of Columbia, Arizona and Tennessee.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Missouri, Texas and Oklahoma.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Stetson.

Most popular breeds named Stetson:

  1. Boxer
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Shetland Sheepdog
  4. Greyhound
  5. Standard Schnauzer

Stetson is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names

Harkens back to cowboy hats and Wild West saloon brawls.

Dog names like Stetson:

From The Stony Field
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Strong, righteous ruler.
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Cloth Cutter
From The Shire Wood
Stetson dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (2)

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Debra, Maryland USA (Maryland, United States)
I love it for my miniature dachshund. Fits him perfectly!
April 23, 2023

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Sarah (Arizona, United States)
My whippet pup’s name is Stetson. He looks like a baby cow so a western/cowboy name is perfect for him!
June 16, 2022

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