Animals Funny Names to Give a Squirrel  

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Have you adopted a squirrel as a pet? Give that sweet little critter a creative name - everyone deserves one. This list of squirrel names ranges from funny and clever squirrel names and puns to cool, classic squirrel names. Pick your favorites!

If you’re looking for some funny squirrel name ideas, why not start with some famous squirrels throughout history, real and fictional? Rocky, or Rocket J. Squirrel, is one of the most recognizable cartoon characters around. This name is a lock if you’re a fan of the Rocky and Bullwinkle Show. Can’t get enough of the Ice Age movies? Chances are, Scrat the sabre-tooth squirrel is one big reason. This poor guy can’t catch a break, but if you name your squirrel after him, you can make sure he gets all the acorns he wants.

Other notable names for pet squirrels include “Secret” (from Secret Squirrel), “Sandy Cheeks” (from SpongeBob SquarePants), and “Slappy” or “Skippy” squirrel (from Animaniacs).

When it comes to cute pet squirrel name ideas, you can’t go wrong with “Nibbles,” “NutterButter,” or “Peanut."

Vote for your favorite funniest squirrel names here, and good luck with your new rodent friend!

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Nibbles

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Peanut

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Chipper

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Skippy

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LaurieM added Rocky

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NutterButter

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Nutz

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SophieAngel added Peaches

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Twitchy

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Twiggy

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LaurieM added Scrat

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gerardthesquirrel added Gerard

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SophieAngel added Peaches

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Mr name added MR squirrel

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Alli Kirby added Patches

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Hammy

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kamrynbrown added spazz

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24AArmst13 added Honeycomb

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Princess Sally Acorn

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av26535 added TwirlySqurriely

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mr_xtremer added Choppy

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Screwball

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Mr name added Lisa

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Noahrex27vlogs added raptor

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Slappy

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Conker

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Secret Squirrel

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Merle

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Surly

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LaurieM added Tree Rat

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kamrynbrown added spazz

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Squirrel Girl

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JeffJeff added my nutz

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Liam Townsley added CellarDoor