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500+ Unique and Personal Male Dog Names

Dogs are best friends of humans. They crave for a good master. However, naming a dog could be a tedious task for even the greatest master. Some people would prefer naming their male dog based on the name of a wrestler, while others would prefer the names of celebrities.  Therefore, the following are some of the popular names of male dogs organized into various categories.  

General Popular Names for Males

  1. Cooper
  2. Rocky
  3. Bentley
  4. Buster
  5. Gunner
  6. Roscoe
  7. Chase
  8. Butter
  9. Grunt
  10. Hunter
  11. Banjo
  12. Marky
  13. Gallop
  14. Violet
  15. Madeye
  16. Cook
  17. Captain
  18. Jackie
  19. Lightning
  20. Centaur
  21. Invincible
  22. Cody
  23. Usher
  24. Leo
  25. Murphy
  26. Dex
  27. Ace
  28. Chance
  29. Brutus
  30. Julius
  31. Romeo
  32. Hanks
  33. Zeus
  34. Milo
  35. Buddy
  36. Tucker
  37. Teddy
  38. Louie
  39. Moose
  40. Jhonsy
  41. Diesel
  42. Chewy
  43. Simba
  44. Shadow
  45. Cash
  46. Ranger
  47. Abbott
  48. Aero
  49. Aries
  50. Ashby
  51. Artie
  52. Benji
  53. Beta
  54. Bingo
  55. Bo
  56. Bob
  57. Bradley
  58. Bucky
  59. Bubba
  60. Butch
  61. Captain
  62. Champ
  63. Cecil
  64. Cedric
  65. Chester
  66. Cisco
  67. Conrad
  68. Clement
  69. Cosmo
  70. Earl
  71. Edgar
  72. Edmund
  73. Fisher
  74. Finley
  75. Floyd
  76. Forest
  77. Goose
  78. Graham
  79. Harley
  80. Hector
  81. Homer
  82. Jag
  83. Java
  84. Jet
  85. Leonard
  86. Lincoln
  87. Lucky
  88. Luther
  89. Nelson
  90. Norman
  91. Odin
  92. Parley
  93. Porter
  94. Pebble
  95. Rambo
  96. Remy
  97. Rider
  98. Rudolph
  99. Canine
  100. Tyke
  101. Whelp
  102. Courser

Male Dog Actors

  1. Oscar (Oscar Isaac)
  2. Chris  (Chris Evans)
  3. Hugh (Hugh Jackman)
  4. Garrett (Garrett Hedlund)
  5. Joey (Joe Jonas)
  6. Mat (Matthew Daddario)
  7. Charlie (Charlie Hunnam)
  8. Dan (Daniel Radcliffe)
  9. Sebastian (Sebastian Stan)
  10. Stan (Sebastian Stan)
  11. Jamie (James Franco)
  12. Felton (Tom Felton)
  13. Jimmy (Jim Sturgess)
  14. Colin (Colin O’Donoghue)
  15. Armie (Armie Hammer)
  16. Richie (Richard Hammer)
  17. Timothy (Timothee Chalamet)
  18. Bill (Bill Skarsgard)
  19. Ken (Ken Duken)
  20. Donald (Donald Glover)
  21. Ash (Ashton Kutcher)
  22. Jake (Jake Gyllenhaal)
  23. Tyler (Tyler Hoechlin)
  24. Diego (Diego Luna)
  25. Dylan (Dylan O’Brien)
  26. Austin (Austin Butler)
  27. Nick (Nicholas Hoult)
  28. Ben (Ben Barnes)
  29. Ansel (Ansel Elgort)
  30. Tye (Tye Sheridan)
  31. Justin (Justin Timberlake)
  32. Taron (Taron Egerton)
  33. Tom (Tom Holland)
  34. Noah (Noah Centineo)
  35. Nat (Nat Wolff)
  36. Ewan (Ewan McGregor)
  37. Orlando (Orlando Bloom)
  38. Willie (Will Smith)
  39. Sam (Sam Claflin)
  40.  Alex (Alexander Skarsgard)
  41. Karl (Karl Urban)
  42. Jack (Jackson Rathbone)
  43. Zac (Zac Efron)
  44. Dave (Dave Franco)
  45. Milo (Milo Ventimiglia)
  46. Mike (Michael B. Jordan)
  47. Jacob (Jacob Elordi)
  48. Scott (Scott Eastwood)
  49. Penn (Penn Badgley)
  50. Ryan (Ryan Gosling)
  51. Rob (Robert Pattinson)
  52. Theo (Theo James)
  53. Harry (Harry Styles)
  54. Dominic (Dominic Cooper)
  55. Ian (Ian Somerhalder)
  56. Chan (Channing Tatum)
  57. Christian (Christian Bale)
  58. Jude (Jude Law)
  59. Arnold (Arnold Schwarzenegger)

WWE Stars Names for Boy Dogs

  1. Lesnar (Brock Lesnar)
  2. Johnnie (John Cena)
  3. Randy (Randy Orton)
  4. Rollins (Seth Rollins)
  5. MIZ (The MIZ)
  6. Owen (Kevin Owens)
  7. Ziggler (Dolph Ziggler)
  8. Undertaker (The Undertaker)
  9. Roman (Roman Reigns)
  10. Goldberg (Goldberg)

Dog Names for Those Showing Their Music Artist Skills

  1. Ed (Ed Sheeran, “Perfect”)
  2. Drake (Drake, “One Dance”)
  3. Calvin (Calvin Harris, “This is what  you came for”)
  4. Weeknd (The Weeknd, “StarBoy”)
  5. Elton (John Elton, “I’m still standing”)
  6. Bruno (Bruno Mars, “Too Good to say Goodbye”)
  7. Tyga  (Tyga, “Loco Contigo”)
  8. Travis (Travis Scott, “Highest in the Room”)
  9. Luke (Luke Combs, “Even though I’m Leaving”)
  10. Andy (Andy Williams, “The Impossible Dream”)
  11. Rod (Rod Stewart, “I don’t want to talk about it”)
  12. Stevie (Stevie Wonder, “I just called to say I love you”)
  13. Bing (Bing Crosby, “Brother, Can you spare a dime?”)
  14. Elvis (Elvis Presley, “Can’t help falling in love”)
  15. Cookie (Sam Cooke, “Another Saturday Night”)
  16. Luther (Luther Vandross, “A House is not a Home”)
  17. Frank (Frank Sinatra, “You make me feel so young”)
  18. Jackson (Michael Jackson, “They don’t care about us”)
  19. Freddie (Freddie Mercury, “I want to break free”)
  20. Mercury (Freddie Mercury, “Love of my life”)
  21. Marshmello (Christopher Cornstock, “Friends”)
  22. Logic (Robert Bryson Hall II, “Sucker for Pain”)
  23. Martin (Martin Garrix, “In the name of Love”)
  24. Zedd (Anton Zaslavski, “Stay”)
  25. Trippie (Trippie Redd, “Who needs love”)
  26. Kygo (Kyrre Gorvell-Dahll, “It Ain’t Me”)
  27. Leon (Leon Bridges, “Bad bad news”)
  28. Skies (Lil Skies, “Red Roses”)
  29. Russ (Russell Vitale, “Pull the trigger”)
  30. Flume (Harley Edward Streten, “Never Be Like You”)
  31. Shawn (Shawn Mendes, “There’s nothing holding me back”)
  32. Malone (Post Malone, “Better Now”)
  33. Legend (John Legend, “Conversations in the Dark”)
  34. Zayn (Zayn Malik, “Dusk till Dawn”)
  35. Niall (Niall Horan, “Nice to meet Ya”)
  36. Benjamin (Alec Benjamin, “Boy in the Bubble”)
  37. Alec (Alec Benjamin, “Outrunning Karma”)
  38. Brendon (Brendon Urie, “I Write Sins not Tragedies”)
  39. Kane (Kane Brown, “One thing Right”)
  40. Lauv (Ari Leff, “I like me Better”)
  41. Combs (Luke Combs, “When it Rains it Pours”)
  42. Blunt (James Blunt, “Goodbye My Lover”)
  43. Blackbear (Matthew Musto, “Do Re Mi”)
  44. Troy (Troy Sivan, “There for You”)
  45. Swae (Swae Lee, “Close to Me”)
  46. Blanco (Blanco Brown, “Just the Way”)
  47. Enrique (Enrique Iglesias, “Futbol & Rumba”)

Disney Character Inspired Dog Names

  1. Amos ( Antagonist , “The Fox and the Hound ”)
  2. Arthur (Protagonist , ”The Sword in the Stone”)
  3. Buzz (Astronaut , “Toy Story”)
  4. Chip (Chipmunk, “Private Pluto”)
  5. Clay (Clayton, “Tarzan”)
  6. Cliff (“Frozen”)
  7. Duke (“Zootopia”)
  8. Felix (“Wreck-It Ralph”)
  9. Flynn (Rapunzel’s love, “Tangled”)
  10. Arlo (Protagonist, “The Good Dinosaur”)
  11. Bruce (White shark, “Finding Nemo”)
  12. Finn (Antagonist, “Cars 2”)
  13. Gus (Mouse, Cinderella’s friend)
  14. Hiro (Protagonist, “Big Hero 6”)
  15. Hans (“Frozen”)
  16. Hudson (“Cars”)
  17. Lawrence (Antagonist, “The Princess and the Frog”)
  18. Marlin (Nemo’s father, “Finding Nemo”)
  19. Max (Sheepdog , “The Little Mermaid”)
  20. Mickey (“Mickey Mouse”)
  21. Olaf (Snowman, “Frozen”)
  22. Oswald (Rabbit, “Mickey Mouse”)
  23. Pascal (“Tangled”)
  24. Percy (Percival, “The Rescuers Down the Under”)
  25. Philip (Prince, “Sleeping Beauty”)
  26. Randall (Monster, “Monster University”)
  27. Robbie (Mr. Incredible, “The Incredibles”)
  28. Rex (Dinosaur, “Toy Story”)
  29. Russell (“Up”)
  30. Stefan (Aurora’s Dad , “Sleeping Beauty”)
  31. Wilbur (“Rescuers Down Under”)
  32. Wilde (Con artist, “Zootopia”)

Dog Names Inspired by Space Entities, Endeavors and Movies

  1. Pluto (Planet)
  2. Comet
  3. Jupiter (Planet)
  4. Saturn (Planet)
  5. Titan (A moon)
  6. Spartan
  7. Armstrong (Astronaut Neil Armstrong)
  8. Hailey (Astronomer Edmund Hailey)
  9. Roy ( Movie: “Close Encounters of the Third Kind”)
  10. Yoda (Movie: “Star Wars”)
  11. Capa (Movie: “Sunshine”)
  12. Apollo (Space Science Mission)
  13. Explorer
  14. Challenger (Space Shuttle)
  15. Endeavour (Space Shuttle)
  16. Atlantis (Space Shuttle)
  17. Hubble (Telescope)
  18. Pioneer  (Spacecraft to Jupiter and Saturn)
  19. Voyager (Spacecraft to Jupiter and Saturn)
  20. Spitzer (Space Telescope)
  21. Spirit (Mars Rover)
  22. Viking (Mars rover)
  23. Vostok (Manned space mission)
  24. Soyuz (Manned space mission)
  25. Dragon (Manned space mission)

Geniuses and Prodigies

  1. Newton (Isaac Newton, Physicist)
  2. Einstein (Albert Einstein, Theoretical Physicist )
  3. Stephen (Stephen Hawkings, Astrophysicist)
  4. Warren (Warren Buffet, Business Tycoon and Philanthropist)
  5. Magnus (Magnus Carlsen, Chess Grandmaster)
  6. Yo-Yo (Yo-Yo Ma, Cellist)
  7. Cormac (Cormac McCarthy, Novelist)
  8. Nate (Nate Silver, Statistician)
  9. Musk (Elon Musk, Tech entrepreneur and Philanthropist)
  10. Dawkins (Richard Dawkins, Ethologist)
  11. Domingo (Placido Domingo, Opera Singer)
  12. Larry (Larry Page, Google Founder)
  13. Ash (Ashton J. Eaton, Olympic Athlete)
  14. Federico (Federico Faggin, Italian Physicist)
  15. Fag (Federico Faggin, Italian Physicist)
  16. Sean (Sean Fanning, American Computer Programmer)
  17. Fry (Stephen Fry, English Actor)
  18. Wayne (Wayne Gretzky, Ice hockey player)
  19. Terrence (Terrence Tao, American-Australian Mathematician)
  20. Tony (Tony Hawk, American Skateboarder)
  21. Craig (Craig Venter, American Businessman)
  22. Mark (Mark Zuckerberg, Founder and Developer of Facebook)
  23. Blaise (Blaise Pascal, French Mathematician)
  24. Cruz (Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, Mexican Writer and Philosopher)
  25. Mozart (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Austrian Composer)
  26. Stuart (John Stuart Mill, English Philosopher and Political Economist)
  27. Picasso (Pablo Picasso, Spanish Painter)
  28. Piaget (Jean Piaget, Swiss Psychologist)
  29. Rico (Enrico Fermi, Italian Physicist)
  30. Jascha (Jascha Heifetz, American Violinist)
  31. Bobby (Bobby Fischer, Chess Grandmaster)
  32. Winwood (Steve Winwood, English Singer and Song-writer)
  33. Doe (Kelvin Doe, Sierra Leonean Engineer)
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Boy Dog Names Based on Cricketers

  1. Moore (Stephen Moore, English)
  2. Beckett (Samuel Beckett, Irish)
  3. Miller (David Miller, South African)
  4. Steyn (Dale Steyn, South African)
  5. Villiers (AB De Villiers, South African)
  6. Don (Sir Donald Bradman, Australian)
  7. Bradman (Sir Donald Bradman, Australian)
  8. Sober (Sir Garfield Sobers, Played for West Indies)
  9. Brian (Brian Lara, Trinidadian, Played for West Indies)
  10. Hadlee (Richard Hadlee, New Zealand )
  11. Gilchrist (Adam Gilchrist, Australian)
  12. Glenn (Glenn McGrath, Australian)
  13. Gayle (Chris Gayle, West Indies)
  14. Ricky (Ricky Ponting, Australian)
  15. Waugh (Steve Waugh, Australian)
  16. Hobbs (Jack Hobbs, English)

Male Dog Names Food Materials and Delicacies

  1. Nugget
  2. Brownie
  3. Taco
  4. Peanut
  5. Choco
  6. Olive
  7. Pepper
  8. Pumpkin
  9. Honey
  10. Coconut
  11. Fudge
  12. Mochi
  13. Nutmeg
  14. Peach
  15. Soda
  16. Nacho
  17. Pickle
  18. Basil
  19. Beans
  20. Chive
  21. Cucumber
  22. Fig
  23. Garlic
  24. Kiwi
  25. Mango
  26. Potato
  27. Plum
  28. Squash
  29. Berry
  30. Apple
  31. Apricot
  32. Crab
  33. Cherry
  34. Date
  35. Dewberry
  36. Honeydew
  37. Crisp
  38. Lime
  39. Lychee
  40. Mulberry
  41. Pear
  42. Papaya
  43. Tangy
  44. Tart
  45. Vanilla
  46. Passion
  47. Custard
  48. Éclair
  49. Mousse
  50. Pudding
  51. Toast

Evil Dog Names

  1. Beast
  2. Dagger
  3. Jaguar
  4. Blade
  5. Brute
  6. Voldemort
  7. Hurricane
  8. Hitler
  9. Nitrate
  10. Redeemer
  11. Condemned
  12. Cavalrous
  13. Arsenic
  14. Merlin
  15. Damon
  16. Demon
  17. Loki
  18. Riddle
  19. Kylo (Kylo Ren, Villain in “Star Wars”)
  20. Magneto (Villain in “X-Men”)
  21. Chigurh (Villain in “No country for old men”)
  22. Torrance (Villain in “The Shining”)
  23. Biff (Villain in “Back to the Future”)
  24. Gruber (Villain in “Die Hard”)
  25. Xenomorph (Villain in “Alien”)
  26. Costello (Villain in “The Departed”)
  27. Goeth (Villain in “Schindler’s List”)
  28. Terminator (Villain in “Terminator”)
  29. Thanos (Villain in “Guardians of the Galaxy”)
  30. Fett (Villain in “Star Wars”)
  31. Scar (Villain in “The Lion King”)
  32. Jabba (Villain in “Star Wars”)
  33. Candie (Villain in “Django Unchained”)
  34. Commodus (Villain in “Gladiator”)
  35. Balrog (Villain in “The Lord of the Rings”)
  36. Saruman (Villain in “The Lord of the Rings”)
  37. Vega (Villain in “Pulp Fiction”)
  38. Gollum (Villain in “The Lord of the Rings”)
  39. Bane (Villain in “The Dark Knight Rises”)
  40. Lecter (Villain in “The Silence of the Lambs”)
  41. Joker (Villain in “The Dark Knight”)
  42. Darth Vader (Villain in “Star Wars”)
  43. Hulk (The Green superhero)
  44. Bones
  45. Fury
  46. Ichabod (“The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”)
  47. Phantom
  48. Grover
  49. Marcus
  50. Blaze
  51. Twilight
  52. Zombie
  53. Spike
  54. Simon
  55. Killer
  56. Godfather
  57. Lucifer
  58. Kong
  59. Herman
  60. Dracula
  61. Bully
  62. Frankenstein
  63. Hercules
  64. Nebula
  65. Grizzly
  66. Midnight
  67. Merciless
  68. Casper
  69. Godzilla
  70. Alec
  71. Cujo
  72. Ripper
  73. Skull
  74. Malice
  75. Radon
  76. Bandit
  77. Doc

Dogs in Popular Literature

  1. Buck (“Call of the Wild”)
  2. Argos (“Odyssey”)
  3. Blue (“The Sound and the Fury”)
  4. Bullseye (“Oliver Twist”)
  5. Charkie (“Curious George”)
  6. Fang (“Harry Potter”)
  7. Clifford
  8. Fluffy (“Harry Potter”)
  9. Jip (“David Copperfield”)
  10. Lad
  11. Laska (“Anna Karenina”)
  12. Nana (“Peter Pan”)
  13. Pongo (“The Hundred and One Dalmatians”)
  14. Pilot (“Jane Eyre”)
  15. Snowy (“The Adventures of Tintin”)
  16. Ribsy
  17. Toby (“Sherlock Holmes”)
  18. Toto (“The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”)
  19. Yeller

Famous Characters Dog Names

  1. Arwen (“Lord of the Rings”)
  2. Beatrice (“Much ado about Nothing”)
  3. Bond (The famous central character in “James Bond”)
  4. Dodger (From the Artful Dodger in “Oliver Twist”)
  5. Fern (The tiny central character in “Charlotte’s Web”)
  6. Gandalf (The protagonist in “Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” series)
  7. Hamlet (“Hamlet” by William Shakespeare)
  8. Gulliver (The central character in “Gulliver’s Travels”)
  9. Huckleberry (The central character in “Huckleberry Finn”)
  10. Othello (Tragedy by William Shakespeare)
  11. Raven (From “The Raven” by Edgar Allan Poe)
  12. Scout ( A character in “To kill a Mockingbird”)
  13. Sirius (Godfather of Harry in “Harry Potter”)
  14. Dumbledore (The Principal of Hogwarts in “Harry Potter”)
  15. Remus (James’ friend in “Harry Potter” )
  16. Lupin (“Harry Potter”)
  17. Minion  (Small banana-like creatures of the 2015 American animated film)
  18. Yeti  (A monstrous snow creature in the Himalayan folklore)
  19. Pip (A sweet white dog in a short animated film titled “Pip”)
  20. Flash (Popular young superhero in DC comics)
  21. Tintin (The central character in various TV shows and films created by Belgian cartoonist Georges Remi)
  22. Havisham (Charles Dickens’ “Great Expectations”)
  23. Campbell (From The Campbell TV series)
  24. Sully (From a monstrous character named “Sullivan” from “Monsters Inc.”)
  25. Lancelot (From Sir Lancelot classic cartoons)
  26. Musketeer (From “The Three Musketeers”)
  27. Popeye (From “Popeye the Sailor”)
  28. Bunny (From Bugs Bunny in the “Winnie The Pooh” series)
  29. Jerry (The famous rat from the cartoon show “Tom and Jerry”)
  30. Griffin (The invisible man in the novel “The Invisible Man” by H.G. Wells)
  31. Homer (From Homer Simpson in “The Simpsons”)
  32. Bart (From Bartholomew Simpson in “The Simpsons”)
  33. Fred (One of the twin Weasley brothers in the “Harry Potter” series)
  34. Bullwinkle (Fictional character in “Rocky and Bullwinkle” series)
  35. Spongebob (The yellow sponge in the cartoon show “SpongeBob  Squarepants”)
  36. Porky (From Porky pig, the cartoon character by “Warner Bros.”)
  37. Scooby (From the American animated series “Scooby-Doo”)
  38. Magoo (Elderly fictional cartoon character)
  39. Butthead (From the MTV animated series “Beavis and Butt-Head”)
  40. Sylvester (Fictional character resembling a cat)
  41. Winnie (Fictional teddy bear called Winnie-the-Pooh)
  42. Yogi  (From the funny animated character “Yogi Bear”)
  43. Woody (From Sheriff Woody, the protagonist of the “Toy Story” series )
  44. Spidy (From the Spiderman )
  45. Taz (A fictional character resembling the Tasmanian Devil)
  46. Shrek (A large green ogre)
  47. Eeyore (A depressed donkey in the “Winnie-the-Pooh” series)

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