Animal Dog Names

There's something incredibly lovable about the irony of naming your dog after a different animal. These cute animal dog names are guaranteed to get laughs and smiles.

Animal Dog Names

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All Animal Dog Names

domesticated llama with long silky fleece; believed to be a domesticated variety of the guanaco
the capital of Turkey; located in west-central Turkey; it was formerly known as Angora and is the home of Angora goats
A golden ram in greek mythology
burrowing chiefly nocturnal mammal with body covered with strong horny plates
annoy persistently
a hat made with the fur of a beaver (or similar material)
a region whose eastern part is now Bangladesh and whose western part is included in India
any of several large humped bovids having shaggy manes and large heads and short horns
A species of snake; also a long thin fluffy scarf of feathers or fur.
Deer, Cowboy
Male bovine animal
Little Rabbit
long-legged spotted cat of Africa and southwestern Asia having nonretractile claws; the swiftest mammal; can be trained to run down game
intelligent somewhat arboreal ape of equatorial African forests
a quarrelsome grouch
Loud Insect Of The Night
distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers
large slender food and game fish widely distributed in warm seas (especially around Hawaii)
domestic beast of burden descended from the African wild ass; patient but stubborn
Bird Of Peace
avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)
shoot two strokes under par
a color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color
Television detective from the x files
marked by skill in deception
any of various small chiefly tropical and usually nocturnal insectivorous terrestrial lizards typically with immovable eyelids; completely harmless
Water bird with a long neck; slang for a foolish person.
showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair
Short for Stephen Hawking.
an ancient Numidian town in northwestern Africa adjoining present-day Annaba in northeastern Algeria
a Polynesian rain dance performed by a woman
Old World nocturnal canine mammal closely related to the dog; smaller than a wolf; sometimes hunts in a pack but usually singly or as a member of a pair
Little battler
Australian kingfisher having a loud cackling cry
small round bright-colored and spotted beetle that usually feeds on aphids and other insect pests
large feline of African and Asian forests usually having a tawny coat with black spots
large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male
A she-wolf in roman mythology
Italian for 'wolf
short-tailed wildcats with usually tufted ears; valued for their fur
a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away
one who is playfully mischievous
Spanish word for monkey
make a low noise, characteristic of bovines
Largest Species In Deer Family
freshwater carnivorous mammal having webbed and clawed feet and dark brown fur
nocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes
large black-and-white herbivorous mammal of bamboo forests of China and Tibet; in some classifications considered a member of the bear family or of a separate family Ailuropodidae
large American feline resembling a lion
a copycat who does not understand the words or acts being imitated
(ballet) a step in dancing (especially in classical ballet)
A long-lived bird in greek mythology.
a young pig
small short-eared burrowing mammal of rocky uplands of Asia and western North America
a literal translation used in studying a foreign language (often used illicitly)
large trogon of Central America and South America having golden-green and scarlet plumage
Mischievous person or animal.
utter words loudly and forcefully
any of numerous elongate mostly marine carnivorous fishes with heterocercal caudal fins and tough skin covered with small toothlike scales
The most famous slow-moving animal.
Nickname of Spider-Man.
The Bull
Powerful Cat, Tiger
overturn accidentally
remove the tusks of animals
From the little mermaid.
Tough and stinging.
a person who is regarded as treacherous or sneaky
burrowing herbivorous Australian marsupials about the size of a badger
the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving
any of several fleet black-and-white striped African equines

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Animal Dog Names: Stats


As of July 2022, animal dog names seem increasingly popular with new puppy owners. Our stats show that they are more fashionable than they were six months ago.

Bear is the most popular name, having received more likes than any other in this list of animal dog names.

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