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Staci is a writer living in Atlanta, Georgia. When not writing, she spends most of her time trying to keep up with her four rescue cats and Australian shepherd puppy.
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The 50 Best Funny Dog Names

Staci
Jul 30 ·
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Are you looking for some funny dog names? We have you covered.

Names can be one of the hardest parts of naming a dog. You want your name to be unusual, not too common, and something that you’ll like for years to come. How exactly do you achieve that? By making sure you get a good laugh out of the name, of course!

This is the name you’ll call at the dog park. It’s the name that the vet will call when they come out to the waiting room to get you for your appointment. Why not make it something you can chuckle at, that might make other people laugh too?

Of course, there’s a line here. You shouldn’t name your dog something that potentially be offensive or shouldn’t be heard by children! But this list of funny dog names toes the line perfectly. They’re all brilliant for a puppy, but they’re family-friendly too — so no worries about calling it out at the park when there are kids around!

Funny Names

funny dog names

Most of these names are unisex, so you can use them on either a boy or a girl dog. It’s up to you and your preferences!

  • 50 Scent
  • Baloo
  • Barney
  • Boba Fetch
  • Calamity
  • Chaos
  • Chewbarka
  • Chunk
  • Dogiva
  • Doodle
  • Dumbledore (or Dumbledog!)
  • Elmo
  • Elvis Presley
  • Ewok
  • Fonzie
  • Gollum
  • Grouch
  • Homer
  • (The) Hunter/Huntress
  • Jimmy Chew
  • (The) Joker
  • Kitty
  • Lollipop
  • Mouse (also for a large dog)
  • Munchkin
  • Muppet
  • Peanut (for a large or small dog)
  • Pikachu
  • Prince/Princess of Barkness
  • Pumba
  • Pup Tart
  • Santa Paws
  • Scrappy Doo
  • Scooby Doo
  • Shark (for that dog who nips)
  • Sir (or Lady) Barks-A-Lot
  • Sir (or Lady) Licks-A-lot
  • Snoop Dog
  • Squeaker
  • Tank (for a small dog)
  • Tater
  • Tiny (for a large dog)
  • Underdog
  • Usain Bolt
  • Waffles
  • White Claw
  • Winnie the Poodle
  • Woofer
  • Wrecking Ball
  • Yoda

You can always make your own dog puns out of a famous celebrity or phrase too!

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Staci
Staci is a writer living in Atlanta, Georgia. When not writing, she spends most of her time trying to keep up with her four rescue cats and Australian shepherd puppy.
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