Selecting a name for your small canine companion is one of the most important decisions you'll make as a pet parent and should be found within the first week or so. Your puppy deserves a great name, fitting for their small size and joyful character.
We have scoured through hundreds of unique names and came up with a list of 119 of the cutest small dog names for your new bundle of joy.
If you're looking for an awesome name for your small male or female puppy or dog we don't think you can go wrong with any of the monikers we have listed below.
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Top 10 Small Dog Names
Here's this year's top 10 small dog names, their origin and meaning.
Frankie ~ is a short version of Frank and makes for an affectionate name for a small dog. In Latin it means "Frenchman or free man".
Bingo ~ we love the name Bingo for a small male dog.
Pepe ~ nickname of the Spanish name José, meaning "father of Jesus Christ".
Toto~ the lovable small terrier from "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz".
Sydney~ from Charles Dickens's "A Tale of Two Cities" - a cute male or female dog name.
Aria~ a perfect choice for your small female dog. It is of Hebrew, Italian origin meaning "air; song or melody"
Lula - we totally adore the name Lula! Fitting for your small female pooch.
Kyra~ what's more fitting than Kyra as a name for your female puppy - it's of Persian origin meaning "throne".
Susie~ a cute and adorable name for a fluffy white dog meaning "lily".
Gracie~ another one of our favorites for your small bundle of joy.
Below, you'll find 109+ more cute and adorable name ideas for small girl or boy dogs.
Male small dog names
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Female big dog names
Cartoon-inspired small dog names
There’s no better inspiration than your (or your child's) favorite Disney's characters to look for the perfect moniker for your small pooch.
We're sure you will adore these Disney names for small dogs. We'll kick off the list with the top 13 mystical Disney boy names for your small canine companion.
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Here are our favorite Disney-inspired female dog names with a 100% cuteness factor suitable for small girl dogs.
Car brand names inspired monikers for small breeds
Do you want to give your petite pooch a cool name that is fitting for an adventurous small dog? If you're looking for fun names for your tiny pooch, these small car names will surely inspire you. Have a look.