We have over two hundred female dog names for you today! So grab a pen and paper and get ready to make a note of your favorites!
Starting with the most popular girl dog names we will take a look at names that any female puppy would rock. Then move on to some more unique, cute and interesting ideas too. Whatever your taste, we’ll have the perfect name for your new dog somewhere in the lists below.
Top Female Dog Names
These top 50 names came from the dog names survey carried out by our sister site, The Happy Puppy Site. Why not make a note of the three you like best and pin them on a noticeboard to see which one grows on you? And while you are mulling those over, check out the lovely Daisy, playing her new game – she’s using her blanket, to throw her bone across the room! Don’t put that pen away yet though, we have LOTS more names to come!
Best Female Dog Names
The best girl dog names are memorable, fun and easy to say. They don’t sound like any commands you are likely to teach your dog, or words you normally use in conversation. So you might want to consider avoiding names such as ‘Kit’ that sounds like ‘sit’. And names that sound very similar to other family members.
Some names are just timeless. We bet these classic dog names for girls will stay on the top most popular female dog names lists for years to come
Popular Female Dog Names
Girl Names for Dogs
You have probably noticed, giving dogs human names is very fashionable. And it makes sense. After all, they are family members too. It is a great way to show your friends your dog’s important status in your home. Check out these names for girl dogs that are human names too:
People Names for Female Dogs
Girl pet names are also a great way to use more unique human names. These human names aren’t used too often for babies these days, but any could make good girl dog names:
There are many more adorable human female dog names. Here were some of our favorites:
Unique Female Dog Names
It can be tricky to think of a name that is one of a kind for your dog. And sometimes what seems like an obscure name can have a real boost in popularity the week after you’ve picked it. But there is no reason not to try to pick something different. Try one of these unusual female dog names for size:
- Chai Chai
- Lady Bird
- Savannah Georgia
- Ruby Redd
Visit our great guide to unique dog names for more inspiration.
Place Names for Female Dogs
Choosing a theme and seeing where it goes is a fun way to pick cute girl puppy names. Here are some based on places and landmarks.
Cute Girl Dog Names
I don’t know about you, but our pups are the babies of the group even when they are grown up. These cute girl dog names will stay young and adorable with them.
- Pom Pom
Cool Dog Names Female Dogs Will Love
Is your new puppy already a bit of a legend? Cool is a very personal thing, but there are some words, sayings and ideas that are pretty universally impressive.
Not quite your style? There are lots more Cool Dog Names in this great guide.
Cute Dog Names for Girls
A fun way to find cute names is to look at other species. Find an adorable animal, and try it on for size!
You’ll find lots more cute ideas in this great list.
Good Girl Dog Names
Your little pup is bound to be the loyal, loving, affectionate pup you want her to be. So why not give your good girl a names that suits!
Unusual Female Dog Names
A standout name will set your pup apart from the rest. And provide a great conversation piece when you are out and about socializing them:
- Midnight Moon
Strong Female Dog Names
Even tiny puppies have outstanding strength and stamina. These strong female dogs will suit your pup’s energy levels!
Find even more Tough Dog Names here.
Big Dog Names for Female Dogs
Is your little pup a bit of a bruiser? Have you rescued an adult dog who stands above her friends? Here are some lovely ideas for your big beauty!
And there are plenty more than that! There are That’s just a taster of course! We have three hundred and fifty more big dog name ideas right here!
Small Dog Names Female
Is your pup the runt of the litter? Does he fit the name Miniature? These cute girl dog names celebrate everything small!
Great Dog Names Female
All dogs are great, but your little girl is a cut above the rest. Give her a name that lets it shine!
Famous Female Dog Names
From celebrity pups to famous names, here are some fabulous famous ideas!
- Alice (Alice In Wonderland)
- Perdita (From The Hundred and One Dalmatians)
- Buttercup (The Princess Bridge)
- Lassie (Lassie Come Home)
- Scarlett (Gone with the Wind)
- Nana (Peter Pan)
- Lady (Lady and the Tramp)
- Roselle (American Hero Dog of the Year 2011)
- Georgette (Oliver and Company)
Best Female Dog Names
The best name for your puppy is that which you love the most. And that you don’t mind sharing across the dog park! Wherever you find your inspiration, your perfect choice is out there. And finding it will be a magical moment.
What are your top female dog names?
What name did you pick? If you got a new pup today, what would her name be? Let us know in the comments section below! If you didn’t like any of these names, we’ve got plenty more for you to choose from. Just check out our dog name database!
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