Dogs are our best friends, and if you’ve owned — or even met — more than one, you know that each of them has a totally unique personality. They have their own likes and dislikes and their own routines, and they’ll all interact with you differently. That’s why finding a name that matches the specifics of their personality is so important. After all, we do love spoiling them.
From superheroes to adventurers, here are some badass names for a dog as unique as yours.
Names inspired by our favorite fictional kick-ass ladies & sensational sidekicks
- Mary Jane
Unique dog names inspired by celebrities’ babies
Celebrities sure do like to get creative with their baby names. Borrow a little of their naming mojo with one of these adorable names for your pooch.
- Blue Ivy
Unique dog names inspired by Urban Dictionary
Need something truly unique and maybe a little irreverent? Urban Dictionary’s got your back!
- Struggle Bus
- Muffin Top
- Double Rainbow
Unique dog names inspired by wine
If your favorite way to spend an evening alone is to curl up with a good book and a glass of vino, you’ll find your perfect pet name on this list.
- Franciacorta (Frankie for short)
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A version of this article was originally published in February 2014.