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The Best Male Dog Names

A great selection of amazing male dog names for you to choose from.

I've included popular and unique names to make it easy to find the perfect fit for your little guy.

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As well as a pretty full list of popular boy dog names you'll find the top picks by owners in 2016 and 2017, a variety of unique names if you'd like something a little different, plus links to several pages of names with an international flavor.


Popular Names For Your Male Dog

Here are some great popular name choices for your boy......

  • Ace
  • Achilles
  • Ajax
  • Apollo
  • Amigo
  • Angus
  • Astro
  • Attila
  • Axel
  • Bailey
  • Bandit
  • Banjo
  • Baxter
  • Bear
  • Bentley
  • Bruno
  • Buddy
  • Bullet
  • Buster
  • Caesar
  • Chance
  • Charlie
  • Chico
  • Chief
  • Cody
  • Conan
  • Cooper
  • Copper
  • Dexter
  • Deuce
  • Diesel
  • Digger
  • Duke
  • Earl
  • Eddie
  • Elvis
  • Fang
  • Felix
  • Fido
  • Finn
  • Floyd
  • Fritz
  • Frankie
  • Frazier
  • Gator
  • Genghis
  • Ginger
  • Gizmo
  • Grover
  • Gunner
  • Gus
  • Happy
  • Harley
  • Harvey
  • Havoc
  • Houdini
  • Huck
  • Hulk
  • Ice
  • Igor
  • Irving
  • Ivan
  • Jack
  • Jackson
  • Jake
  • Jasper
  • Java
  • Jax
  • Jet
  • Joey
  • Kaiser
  • Keno
  • King
  • Kujo
  • Leo
  • Levi
  • Loki
  • Lucky
  • Luke
  • Mac
  • Magic
  • Marley
  • Max
  • Micky
  • Moose
  • Muffin
  • Murphy
  • Nacho
  • Napoleon
  • Nitro
  • Nugget
  • Oliver
  • Ollie
  • Oreo
  • Orion
  • Oscar
  • Otis
  • Otto
  • Paco
  • Patch
  • Phoenix
  • Prince
  • Radar
  • Ranger
  • Rex
  • Rio
  • Rocket
  • Rocky
  • Rosco
  • Rowdy
  • Rusty
  • Saber
  • Sammy
  • Sarge
  • Scooby
  • Scout
  • Shadow
  • Simba
  • Spike
  • Spot
  • Tank
  • Teddy
  • Thor
  • Toby
  • Tramp
  • Trooper
  • Trouble
  • Tucker
  • Tug
  • Tyson
  • Udo
  • Vader
  • Victor
  • Waldo
  • Whisky
  • Wilson
  • Winston
  • Yoda
  • Yogi
  • Yoyo
  • Zephry
  • Zeus
  • Ziggy
  • Zorro


What's Trending Now? 

Rover.com put together their own lists of popular dog names from their own database.

Here are their Top 20 male dog names for 2019: 

  • Max
  • Charlie
  • Cooper
  • Buddy
  • Jack
  • Rocky
  • Duke
  • Bear
  • Oliver
  • Tucker
  • Milo
  • Bentley
  • Toby
  • Leo
  • Teddy
  • Jax
  • Zeus
  • Winston
  • Murphy
  • Louie


Unusual Boy Dog Names

If you're looking for something a little different and want to make your choice from names that are a bit 'outside the box', you might just find what you're looking for here:

  • Acorn
  • Alcatraz
  • Alvin
  • Arnold
  • Bach
  • Banksy
  • Beau
  • Bolt
  • Boris
  • Brando
  • Caliber
  • Cajun
  • Capone
  • Cassius
  • Cisco
  • Cosmo
  • Dante
  • Diego
  • Draco
  • Dragan
  • Elliot
  • Elmer
  • Enzo
  • Falcon
  • Fang
  • Fizz
  • Ghost
  • Gideon
  • Gizmo
  • Griffin
  • Hawkeye
  • Henry
  • Hercules
  • Hooch
  • Hoover
  • India
  • Indy
  • Jackpot
  • Jagger
  • Judge
  • Juneau
  • Junior
  • Justice
  • Kermit
  • Kobe
  • Kodiak
  • Krypto
  • Laser
  • Loki
  • Lucius
  • Mambo
  • Marcus
  • Maximus
  • Merlin
  • Nero
  • Nike
  • Ninja
  • Nomad
  • Omega
  • Orbit
  • Outlaw
  • Pancho
  • Phantom
  • Pogo
  • Primo
  • Quartz
  • Quasar
  • Quinn
  • Raider
  • Ramses
  • Reese
  • Remington
  • Rocket
  • Rookie
  • Rufus
  • Saber
  • Skippy
  • Socks
  • Solo
  • Tango
  • Tonka
  • Toro
  • Twister
  • Ulysses
  • Uzi
  • Wasabi
  • Washington
  • Widget
  • Wishbone
  • Wolfgang
  • Yankee
  • Yeti
  • Yoda
  • Yukon
  • Zander
  • Zebedee
  • Zeke
  • Zorba
  • Zulu


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