Dogs 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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158 116
Blue is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Blue

2
147 106
Zeus is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Zeus

3
190 146
Max is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Max

4
147 108
Shadow is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Shadow

5
158 119
Cooper is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Cooper

6
172 133
Bear is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bear

7
162 128
Jack is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Jack

8
124 96
Buddy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Buddy

9
132 104
Charlie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Charlie

10
114 87
Oliver is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Oliver

11
116 89
Tucker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Tucker

12
143 121
Rocky is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Rocky

13
126 107
Duke is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Duke

14
121 102
Rex is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Rex

15
141 124
Bandit is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bandit

16
108 90
Louie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Louie

17
118 104
Milo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Milo

18
121 108
Buster is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Buster

19
98 85
Baxter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Baxter

20
94 88
Jasper is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Jasper

21
96 93
Murphy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Murphy

22
77 72
Thor is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
MalcolmMehaffey added

23
91 88
Harley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Harley

24
81 79
Rusty is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Rusty

25
75 73
Hank is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Hank

26
98 100
Toby is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Toby

27
84 84
Riley is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Riley

28
65 62
Moose is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Lucas Myers added Moose

29
92 96
Spike is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Spike

30
75 76
Bentley is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bentley

31
90 94
Bailey is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Bailey

32
79 81
Samson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Samson

33
82 85
Gus is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Gus

34
73 75
Teddy is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Teddy

35
77 80
Lucky is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Lucky

36
77 82
Rufus is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Rufus

37
47 46
Otto is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
StevenHess added Otto

38
89 98
Jake is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Jake

39
75 82
Gizmo is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Gizmo

40
59 64
Ziggy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Ziggy

41
68 77
Cody is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Cody

42
36 39
Odie is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
CSHorseman added

43
78 96
Dammit is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
datrlykewlfreekinguymandood added Dammit "Get off the table, Dammit!"

44
54 67
Bruce is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Bruce

45
53 66
Tyson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Coolza added Tyson

46
58 73
Jackson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Jackson

47
37 45
Dakota is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Jean Petrunak added Dakota

48
52 67
Koby is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
MadyGreer added Koby

49
56 74
Oscar is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever

50
59 79
Sam & Sammy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Male Dog Names Ever
Sam & Sammy