Naming your dog can be difficult. Your dog’s name says as much about your pet as it does about you. There are thousands of names to choose from, but choosing the right one is important.
You could consider one of the following categories to name your pet:
1. Choosing a name according to gender:
This is probably the most obious way to name your dog. The most popular girl names for dogs are Molly, Lady, Princess, and Missy. The most popular boy dog names are Sam, Max, Duke, and Rocky. These are just a few names out of the thousands available.
2. Choose a name according to your dog’s personality:
Your dog’s personality is unique, no matter what breed. You could consider getting to know your dog before naming it.
3. Choosing a name according to your pet’s characteristics:
Every dog has unique characteristics, no matter what breed. Whether it be marks, coat, colour or size, I’m sure you could find a name suiteable for your dog!
4. Choose a name according to its breed:
Some names are better suited for different breeds. Small show dogs may be suited by impressive names, while strays may be suited with cute names.
5. Choose a name according to your interests:
You may want to give your dog a name that inspires your dog or interersts you.
REMEMBER: Dog names should be no longer then two syllables. They should also not sound similar to commands your dog will be learning. These things could confuse your furry friend.