Traits associated with the name Tara:

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

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

Naming your dog Tara may suggest that you are a fan of classic literature, as Tara is the name of the plantation in Margaret Mitchell's novel Gone with the Wind. It may also suggest that you are a fan of strong female characters, as Tara is the home of Scarlett O'Hara, one of the most iconic female characters in literature.

Is Tara a good dog name?

Tara 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. Tara is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Tara is found in these categories:


  • Tara ranks #183 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Tara ranks #420 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Tara ranks #318 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Tara is one of the more popular dog names out there. According to our data, Tara outranks the great majority of names.

Most popular breeds named Tara:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Rottweiler
  4. Chow Chow
  5. Chihuahua

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