So you’ve just got a dog and want to name it something interesting. When it comes to names, the term “cool” is somewhat subjective. What you think is cool may not be what others think is cool. Fortunately for you, we’ve compiled a list of creative dog names to get you started.

Top Cool Dog Names

  1. Ace
  2. Boomer
  3. Dash
  4. Denver
  5. Dre
  6. Duke
  7. Harley
  8. Harper
  9. Hendrix
  10. Hux
  11. Indy
  12. Jazz
  13. Kai
  14. Oakley
  15. Pixel
  16. Rebel
  17. Remy
  18. Riley
  19. Ryder
  20. Sage
  21. Skye

Cool Celebrity Dog Names

Taking cues from famous people’s dogs is a brilliant way to come up with a unique dog name. Take a glance at this list of some of the cool celebrity dog names . For your convenience, we’ve placed their celebrity owner in parentheses.

  1. Finn (Amanda Seyfried)
  2. Meatball (Adam Sandler)
  3. Mr. Famous (Audrey Hepburn)
  4. Tucker (Charlize Theron)
  5. Vida (Demi Moore)
  6. Flossie (Drew Barrymore)
  7. Brutus (Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson)
  8. Winston (Gwen Stefani)
  9. Mocha (Hugh Jackman)
  10. Atticus (Jake Gyllenhaal)
  11. Mona (Jennifer Love Hewiit)
  12. Sid (Jessica Alba)
  13. Kola (Kellan Lutz)
  14. Foxy (Matthew McConaughey)
  15. Sidi (Orlando Bloom)
  16. Baxter (Ryan Reynolds)
  17. Indo (Will Smith)
  18. Zelda  (Zooey Deschanel)

Cool Basketball Dog Names

Do you like sports? Or do you have a dog that is athletic and likes to play? Then our set of basketball-themed dog names is perfect for you. Here are a few of our interesting ideas.

  1. Shot
  2. Dunk
  3. Kobe
  4. Jordan
  5. Hoops
  6. Kid
  7. Magic
  8. Lebron
  9. Shaq
  10. Spalding
  11. Spud
  12. Wade

Hip Hop Inspired Dog Names

Is your pooch a little too cool for the dog park? Rap fans would undoubtedly want a rap-inspired name for their crazy cool dog. Take a look at this list of rap dog name ideas.

  1. 50 cent
  2. Akon
  3. Biggie
  4. Bow Wow
  5. Busta
  6. Cee Lo
  7. Chance
  8. Dr Dre
  9. Eazy E
  10. Eminem
  11. Flo Rida
  12. Kool Herc
  13. Ice Cube
  14. Jay-Z
  15. Lil Wayne
  16. Ne Yo
  17. Minaj
  18. Outkast
  19. Puff
  20. Rakim
  21. Shaggy
  22. Snoop
  23. Smalls aka Biggie Smalls
  24. 2pac
  25. Vanilla Ice
  26. Young Thug
  27. Beats
  28. Decks
  29. Flex
  30. OG

Cool Big Dog Names

A big dog with a cool name can flaunt his or her impressive (or soon to be impressive) size. They can be serious or lighthearted. Consider any of these names for your large dog.

  1. Alpha
  2. Bear
  3. Bertha
  4. Boomer
  5. Brick
  6. Brock
  7. Bruiser
  8. Brutus
  9. Bulk
  10. Butch
  11. Clifford
  12. Dragon
  13. Elf
  14. Everest
  15. Gator
  16. Groot
  17. Hagrid
  18. Hercules
  19. Hulk
  20. Jabba
  21. Jumbo
  22. Kong
  23. Max
  24. Monster
  25. Moose
  26. Rhino
  27. Samson
  28. Sherman
  29. Stag
  30. Sumo
  31. Tank
  32. Titan
  33. Titus
  34. Wun Wun
  35. Zilla

Cool Small Dog Names

I believe we should all accept that all dogs are adorable. When it comes to cuteness, though, pint-sized puppies win hands down. Let’s take a look at some cute dog names for your sweet little pup.

  1. Ant
  2. Baby
  3. Bean
  4. Bitty
  5. Boo
  6. Bubbles
  7. Chi Chi
  8. Cutie
  9. Dinky
  10. Dumpling
  11. Elf
  12. Fifi
  13. Honey
  14. Itsy
  15. Jellybean
  16. Kiki
  17. Lolly
  18. Peanut
  19. Penny
  20. Pez
  21. Piccolo
  22. Pickle
  23. Pixel
  24. Pixie
  25. Sugar
  26. Sweetie
  27. Taffy
  28. Tiny
  29. Tinker
  30. Triffle

Named After Cool Places All Over The World

  1. Cali
  2. Dixie
  3. Humboldt
  4. London
  5. Memphis
  6. Milan
  7. Paris
  8. Rio
  9. San Fran
  10. Sydney
  11. Tex
  12. York

Top 20 Cool Male Dog Names

  1. Ace
  2. Archer
  3. Bandit
  4. Blaze
  5. Bolt
  6. Bowie
  7. Chase
  8. Cobra
  9. Connor
  10. Cooper
  11. Dukes
  12. Hendrix
  13. Jasper
  14. Jax
  15. Justice
  16. King
  17. Lex
  18. Loki
  19. Max
  20. Pistol
  21. Ranger
  22. Rebel
  23. Rux
  24. Rusty
  25. Ryder
  26. Smokey
  27. Tanner
  28. Tex
  29. Tux
  30. Tyson
  31. Wrigley
  32. Ziki

Top 20 Cool Female Dog Names

  1. Athena
  2. Camilla
  3. Dixie
  4. Dove
  5. Echo
  6. Foxy
  7. Harley
  8. Hera
  9. Honey
  10. Koda
  11. Layla
  12. Milan
  13. Misty
  14. Nyx
  15. Pearl
  16. Portia
  17. River
  18. Sage
  19. Sandy
  20. Scarlet
  21. Zelda
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