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100 Unique pet names for your new dog

Heather Barnett is a freelance writer and foodie whose work has been featured in blogs, websites, magazines, and TV and radio ads. She spends her free time relaxing with her soulmate, Keith; her dog, Mosby "The Fly Slayer;" and Felix th...

Beyond Fido: One-of-a-kind dog names for your furry best friend

Congratulations on your new little bundle of fur — and now it's time to get to naming. If you're looking for a dog name that is as cute, clever and unique as your little pooch, we've got them in droves. We've rounded up 100 of the most interesting pet names for pups inspired by pop culture, travel, literature and much more.

Beyond Fido: One-of-a-kind dog names for your furry best friend
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Unique dog names inspired by fashion

If your pooch is too cute for her (or his) leash, go with one of these names inspired by our favorite fashion gurus.

Boys

  • Birkenstock
  • Carnegie
  • Helmut Lang
  • Gaultier
  • Rad

Girls

  • Collette
  • Maripol
  • Vuitton
  • Natacha
  • Dior

Unique dog names inspired by places

Is your "ruff" and tumble pooch always ready to hit the road? Try one of these names inspired by jet lag.

Boys

  • Bixby
  • Meshik
  • Reno
  • Mavericks
  • Kilkenny

Girls

  • Aspen
  • Sevilla
  • Maui
  • Kona
  • Makarska

Unique dog names inspired by drinks

These dog names are inspired by some of our favorite adult beverages. Remember: Always name your pet responsibly.

Boys

  • Champers
  • Johnny Walker
  • Rémy
  • Bootlegger
  • Cider

Girls

  • Sambuca
  • Chianti
  • Shandy
  • Grenadine
  • Tanqueray
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