Pets The Best Male Dog Names Ever  

Anabel Conner
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List Rules Which of these popular boy dog names are the best? Vote on your favorites!

Congratulations on your new fur baby! Now comes the important task: choosing an appropriate name for your newest family member. It's not as easy as it seems! You'll be yelling it every time you find a chewed-up shoe, a destroyed newspaper, or he's barking his fool head off at something a mere mortal cannot see, so you best make sure you pick a good one!

Thankfully, if you're looking for names for dogs, there are folks who dig through data and compile a list of the most popular dog names each year. VPI Pet Insurance releases the official list of top boy dog names and top girl dog names each year, so nobody needs to remain in the dark about which dog names all the "cool kids" are choosing. Vote up your faves in this list of the most popular male dog names, and maybe you'll discover the perfect name for your new fuzzball! Don't see you favorite on this list, be sure to add it.
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186 138
Blue is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Blue
2
174 129
Zeus is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Zeus
3
194 149
Bear is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bear
4
218 172
Max is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Max
5
181 139
Cooper is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Cooper
6
154 115
Charlie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Charlie
7
183 144
Jack is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Jack
8
168 130
Shadow is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Shadow
9
136 99
Oliver is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Oliver
10
136 99
Tucker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Tucker
11
142 111
Buddy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Buddy
12
160 132
Rocky is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Rocky
13
146 120
Duke is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Duke
14
125 102
Louie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Louie
15
158 137
Bandit is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bandit
16
136 116
Rex is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Rex
17
140 121
Buster is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Buster
18
134 117
Milo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Milo
19
114 98
Baxter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Baxter
20
114 101
Murphy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Murphy
21
111 99
Jasper is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Jasper
22
82 70
Moose is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Lucas Myers added Moose
23
108 100
Harley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Harley
24
96 91
Rusty is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Rusty
25
113 112
Toby is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Toby