White dog names sound great when they are as sleek and cool as your new baby white puppy. From the active Samoyed to the apartment pet West Highland Terrier or the lapdog Bichon Frise and Maltese. Amazing white dog breeds are everywhere! You’ll also find very pale cream or white Pomeranians, Poodles and even Golden Retrievers. Today we’ll share cute white dog names that are as standout amazing as your white breed or mix. Whether they’ve got a totally white coat or white in their patterned fur, there is something for everyone.
We’ll focus on short, easy to say names. Things that don’t sound like your average puppy commands, have two syllables or less and will set your pup apart from the other canines in the dog park!
- Weather themed dog names
- Cute white dog names
- Girl dog names for white dogs
- Boy dog names for white dogs
- Cool white dog names
- Small and fluffy white dog names
- Unique white dog names
- Floral white dog names
White dog names are often inspired by winter and snowy landscapes. But there are other sources of great names for white dogs. We’ll share those with you here, and give you some helpful tips for creating an original and beautiful name for your white puppy.
How To Name Your Dog
Dogs all have their own unique personalities, just like people! And it’s fun to choose a name that reflects this. Many breeds can produce white dogs across a whole range of different shades, but if you are looking for a cream or white puppy, those popular breeds are a good place to start!
Of course, when a pup is still growing, he develops in personality as well as physically. For that reason, you’ll often have to take a best guess at how your puppy will turn out and hope to choose a name that suits him when he’s fully grown.
You’ll also want your pet’s name to mean something to them. And for your dog to respond when you call out their name.
The best dog names are often those with only one or two syllables. That’s because very long, complex names are hard for your pup to memorize. You can still choose a longer name for your puppy. You may just need to abbreviate it to a nickname that’s shorter!
Unusual White Dog Names
There are lots of sources of inspiration for white dog names. Cold weather is a popular one, but you can also look at other aspects of the natural world. Flowers, minerals, precious stones, animals, and even town and place names, can work as very attractive and unusual dog names.
You don’t have to stick to the color white, for example, you might want to name a pedigree white dog after his parents, or perhaps his breeder. Or some aspect of a sport or hobby that you enjoy
Maybe you have a friend with a totally cool moniker that would look great on a white dog! Or are you a massive fan of a particular pop or rock star with a name that would suit a cute white puppy?
Snowy White Dog Names
One really good source of inspiration for white dog names is the weather. Here’s a few ideas for weather-related white dog names: The weather is surely a place to find some of the best names for white dogs!
- Jack (frost)
Cute White Dog Names
White pups are prime candidates for really cute dog names! They are after all one of the most adorable puppy colors around. Especially when they are fresh from a bath! Here’s our take on some cute names for white dogs.
- Polar – a great white dog name for a malamute, husky, or Siberian shepherd dog
- Mojito – a perfect name for a Chihuahua or a Pomeranian
Female White Dog Names
There are plenty of great female white dog names to choose from. These names mean white in other languages or have a white colored theme attached to them.
- Bianca – means “white” in Italian
- Beluga – after the type of white whale, an ideal big white dog name
- Aspen – after the snowy mountains in Colorado
- Artemis – after the Greek goddess
- Anjo – means “angel” in Portuguese; a pretty name for a pretty white lady pup!
- Alaska – perfect for a malamute, husky, or Siberian shepherd
Male White Dog Names
So, those are some really neat white girl dog names. But what about the boys? Here are some neat white boy dog names to choose from.
- Casper – after the ghost character
Cool White Dog Names
White dogs are undoubtedly cool to look at! Here are some suitably ice-cold names for your white puppy that you might want to consider:
- Dude (as in cool dude)
- Kaya (means “pure” in Greek)
- Luna (means “moon” in Spanish and Italian)
- Gelo (means “ice” in Portuguese)
Small White Dog Names
If you have a tiny white puppy, he’s almost sure to grow up to be a small white dog. We believe these can make great little white dog names:
White Fluffy Dog Names
Here’s a list of white dog names that we think perfectly suit fluffy white dogs:
Unique White Dog Names
Now, you don’t want to pick a name that every other white dog has. A great way to find unusual dog names is to brainstorm ideas around a theme that is personal to you. Place names can be unusual too. Think of places that are often snow covered. Mountain tops, or northern towns. Here are some ideas to get you started
Place names for white dogs
Flower names for white dogs
Names of white food
Rare White Dog Names
Here’s some more examples of unique white dog names to help your pooch stand out in the crowd:
- Puro – (“pure” in Portuguese)
- Shiro (japanese for white)
- Sirius (after the white dwarf star)
Funny White Dog Names
White dog names that are funny can be a popular choice. Just remember that your dog will have his name for life – so be careful that you don’t choose something you’ll later regret. We think that these silly names would make good dog names for black and white dogs too.
Top Tips for Naming Your Dog
There are a few important things to bear in mind when you’re looking around for white dog names.
- Choose a short name that has only one or two syllables and easy for your pup to learn and remember. If you do choose a long name, pick one that you can easily abbreviate to a memorable nickname.
- If you already have a dog (or a cat), don’t pick a white dog name that sounds too similar to the moniker of one of your pup’s housemates.
- Don’t choose a name that could be confused with one of your favorite training commands. For example, if you’re going to use “Sit” as a training command, don’t call your dog “Fritz!” Although that’s a cool name, it could cause your poor dog great confusion if he mistakes your command for a come to call!
White Dog Names
Choosing a great name for your new white puppy is extremely important. Name-choosing is also a really fun way to spend some time before you get your puppy home.
First of all, the name must be one that you will always really love. Also, though it can seem like a great joke at the time, try not to pick a name that will go out of fashion or that will lose its meaning as time goes by.
Always choose a white dog name that your puppy will find easy to learn and remember. Beware of names that sound too much like training commands or could be confused with the name of one of your other dogs.
What is Your Dog’s Name?
We hope you enjoyed this fun article and that you’ve taken away lots of inspiration for white dog names for your new puppy. If you finally settled on one of our suggestions, please let us know in the comments section below!
If you already have a white dog, we’d love to know what his or her name is and where your inspiration came from!
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