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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187 140
Blue is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Blue
2
219 174
Max is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Max
3
174 132
Zeus is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Zeus
4
194 152
Bear is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bear
5
182 141
Cooper is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Cooper
6
156 116
Charlie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Charlie
7
185 145
Jack is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Jack
8
138 100
Oliver is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Oliver
9
169 132
Shadow is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Shadow
10
137 101
Tucker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Tucker
11
143 113
Buddy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Buddy
12
162 133
Rocky is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Rocky
13
147 122
Duke is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Duke
14
160 137
Bandit is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bandit
15
126 103
Louie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Louie
16
138 117
Rex is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Rex
17
141 122
Buster is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Buster
18
134 118
Milo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Milo
19
115 98
Baxter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Baxter
20
116 101
Murphy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Murphy
21
111 100
Jasper is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Jasper
22
82 71
Moose is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Lucas Myers added Moose
23
108 101
Harley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Harley
24
113 113
Toby is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Toby
25
96 93
Rusty is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Rusty