One who performs yoga





Traits associated with the name Yogi:

Dogs named Yogi tend to be strong-willed, good-natured, loyal, and loving. This name is also associated with companionship, and empathy.

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

It suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy lightheartedness. It also suggests that you are a fan of the classic cartoon character Yogi Bear.

Is Yogi a good dog name?

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

Yogi is found in these categories:


  • Yogi ranks #181 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Yogi ranks #221 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Yogi ranks #176 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Yogi:

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

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Dog names like Yogi:

Child of sunlight
Hindu spiritual and ascetic discipline
Gift of god
Lucky / righteous
Happiness / snow
Yogi dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (6)

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Natalia (Amazonas, Peru)
My dog's name is Yogi, he is so cute and he loves to play. :D
December 11, 2022 ◆ Translated

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Carson (Illinois, United States)
My pooton’s name is Yogi named after yogi the bear
November 27, 2022

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Colin (England, United Kingdom)
Our gorgeous cocker spaniel was called Yogi. He loved his name. We loved him and miss hime so much.
October 20, 2022

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Suhana (Central Singapore, Singapore)
I have a dog called yogi he is a black lab and is SO CUTE!!
June 15, 2022

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darwin mauricio pais peru (Lima, Peru)
yogi was a chow chow dog i will never forget him yogi guandamer a place just for you in heaven i am darwin
April 07, 2022 ◆ Translated

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Marie (Quebec, Canada)
Love this name!
December 28, 2021

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