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150 Boy Dog Names For Your New Furry Friend

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OK–so you've made the decision to adopt a pup. Maybe you've already bought a food bowl, plenty of toys, and even some tasty treats. But gathering supplies and preparing for a new furry family member is only half of the excitement!

The other half is–you guessed it–picking out a dog name for your good boy! Because of this, most of us put quite an amount of time and effort into picking out that perfectly unique moniker for our dog that fits their looks and characteristics. And, believe it or not, your pup's boy dog name can make for great conversation at the dog park–leading to new human and doggy friends!

If you're feeling overwhelmed with the seemingly endless possibilities of boy dog names, don't fret. We've rounded up 150 boy dog names to make the process a little easier. Whether it's something cute or totally bizarre, one of these boy dog names is sure to be a match for your pup's personality.

Small Boy Dog Names

Yorkshire terrier waiting for play, sunlight background

Yorkshire terrier waiting for play, sunlight background

  • Pebble
  • Bean
  • Nugget
  • Atom
  • Frodo
  • Peewee
  • Cricket
  • Lil Man
  • Chipper
  • Button
  • Peanut
  • Tiny Tim
  • Tot
  • Squirt
  • Rufus
  • Jerry

Big Boy Dog Names

Portrait of beautiful Golden Retriever in the city park

Portrait of beautiful Golden Retriever in the city park

  • Rex
  • Goliath
  • Tank
  • Bubba
  • General
  • Brutus
  • Spike
  • Albus
  • Hulk
  • Bear
  • Moose
  • Buck
  • Bruiser
  • Axel
  • Clifford
  • Grande

250 Big Dog Names

Cute Boy Dog Names

A dog riding with his head out the window

A dog riding with his head out the window

  • Alfie
  • Teddy
  • Boo
  • Coco
  • Chester
  • Ollie
  • Bingo
  • Clover
  • Finn
  • Kai
  • Rue
  • Comet
  • Dill
  • Waffles
  • Stinker
  • Buddy

Black Boy Dog Names

Happy black lab dog with enthusiastic expression and tongue

Happy black lab dog with enthusiastic expression and tongue

  • Batman
  • Shadow
  • Ash
  • Grim
  • Coal
  • Shade
  • Dusty
  • Hunter
  • Smudge
  • Phantom
  • Night
  • Soot
  • Tux
  • Raven
  • Jet
  • Diesel
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White Boy Dog Names

Two west highland terriers sitting on the fallen tree trunk

Two west highland terriers sitting on the fallen tree trunk

  • Snow
  • Tofu
  • Moon
  • Bolt
  • Wolf
  • Blizzard
  • Snowball
  • Blanco
  • Bones
  • Chalky
  • Coconut
  • Alaska
  • Brie
  • Albus
  • Biscuit
  • Birch

Brown Boy Dog Names

Cute dog running outside.

Cute dog running outside.

  • Chip
  • Rusty
  • Rocky
  • Scooby
  • Chuck
  • Cookie
  • Clove
  • Molasses
  • Nutmeg
  • Choco
  • Chevy
  • Meatloaf
  • Mudd
  • Chewy
  • Reeses
  • Hershey
  • Jim Beam

Spotted Boy Dog Names

Puppy plays with a cat and falls asleep. The puppy is very cute. The puppy is 3 months old. She has a white coat with brown spots.

Puppy plays with a cat and falls asleep. The puppy is very cute. The puppy is 3 months old. She has a white coat with brown spots.

  • Polka
  • Dot
  • Spots
  • Domino
  • Checkers
  • Bumpy
  • Freckles
  • Oreo
  • Splotch
  • Splatter
  • Inky
  • Sprinkles
  • Ladybug
  • Kisses
  • Speckles
  • Bullseye
  • Dapple

Funny Boy Dog Names

portrait happy and active purebred Welsh Corgi dog outdoors in the park on a sunny summer day.

portrait happy and active purebred Welsh Corgi dog outdoors in the park on a sunny summer day.

  • Tootie
  • Banjo
  • Puddin
  • Pinky
  • Fuzzball
  • Bill
  • Bacon
  • Bark Twain
  • Chewie
  • Einstein
  • Elmo
  • Oscar Meyer
  • Nacho
  • Goober
  • Tater
  • Jellybean
  • Butterball

150 Funny Dog Names

Dogs playing outside

Dogs playing outside

  • Max
  • Milo
  • Buddy
  • Ollie
  • Lucky
  • Bo
  • Moose
  • Duke
  • Rocky
  • Bear
  • Cooper
  • Charlie
  • Teddy
  • Archie
  • Baxter
  • Jack

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