222 Disney Dog Names That Are Practically Perfect in Almost Every Way

Updated November 17, 2021
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Dog names inspired by a Disney movie are an adorable choice for your new canine friend. Who doesn't smile when remembering the romantic spaghetti dinner scene from Lady and the Tramp? The Walt Disney Company has produced hundreds of memorable characters. A name from one of these movies is bound to be a perfect choice for your new puppy.

Disney Dog Characters

There are hundreds of dog characters in the Disney archives. Some are lead characters, whereas others are supporting cast members. Whatever their role, they all have memorable and endearing qualities. Here are a few possible Disney names to consider for your new puppy.

Disney Dog Names
Disney Canine Characters
Name Movie Breed

Pongo

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Perdita

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Cadpig

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Colonel

101 Dalmatians

Old English Sheepdog

Danny

101 Dalmatians

Great Dane

Dip-Stick

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Fidget

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Freckles

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Jewel

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Lucky

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Patch

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Pepper

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Penny

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Purdy

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Rolly

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Spotty

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Thunder

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Thunderbolt

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Towser

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Two-Tone

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Wizzer

101 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Dottie

102 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Domino

102 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Little Dipper

102 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Oddball

102 Dalmatians

Dalmatian

Tito

Oliver and Company

Chihuahua

Dodger

Oliver and Company

mixed breed

Rita

Oliver and Company

Afghan Hound

Einstein

Oliver and Company

Great Dane

Francis

Oliver and Company

Bulldog

Georgette

Oliver and Company

Standard Poodle

Bruno

Cinderella

Bloodhound

Pumpkin

Cinderella

Poodle

Lady

Lady and the Tramp

Cocker Spaniel

Boris

Lady and the Tramp

Borzoi

Tramp

Lady and the Tramp

mixed breed

Daschie

Lady and the Tramp

Dachshund

Peg

Lady and the Tramp

Pekingese

Jock

Lady and the Tramp

Scottish Terrier

Bull

Lady and the Tramp

Bulldog

Pedro

Lady and the Tramp

Chihuahua

Toughy

Lady and the Tramp

mixed breed

Trusty

Lady and the Tramp

Bloodhound

Goofy

multiple animations

Coonhound

Pluto

multiple animations

Bloodhound

Bobby

Greyfriars Bobby

Skye Terrier

Big Red

Big Red

Irish Setter

Yeller

Old Yeller

Blackmouth Cur

Dinah

multiple features

Dachshund

Copper

The Fox and the Hound

Bloodhound

Chief

The Fox and the Hound

Black and Tan Coonhound

Nana

Peter Pan

Saint Bernard

Lafayette

The Aristocats

Basset Hound

Napoleon

The Aristocats

Bloodhound

Nikki

Nikki, Wild Dog of the North

Alaskan Malamute

Duke

The Swiss Family Robinson

Great Dane

Turk

The Swiss Family Robinson

Great Dane

Demon

Snow Dogs

Siberian Husky

Nana

Snow Dogs

Siberian Husky

Avalanche

Snow Dogs

Siberian Husky

Little Aleutia

Snow Dogs

Siberian Husky

Chinook

Snow Dogs

Siberian Husky

Bodger

The Incredible Journey

English Bull Terrier

Bolt

Bolt

White German Shepherd

Max

The Little Mermaid

Old English Sheepdog

Muffin

Snow White

Poodle

Frou Frou

Beauty and the Beast

Yorkshire Terrier

Sultan

Beauty and the Beast

Unspecified

Percy

Pocahontas

Pug

Montezuma (Monte)

Beverly Hills Chihuahua

Chihuahua

Delta

Beverly Hills Chihuahua

Toy Poodle

Chucho

Beverly Hills Chihuahua

mixed breed

Sebastian

Beverly Hills Chihuahua

Pug

Rafa

Beverly Hills Chihuahua

American Pit Bull Terrier

Chloe

Beverly Hills Chihuahua

Chihuahua

El Diablo

Beverly Hills Chihuahua

Doberman Pinscher

Delgado

Beverly Hills Chihuahua

German Shepherd

Papi

Beverly Hills Chihuahua

Chihuahua

Rusty

Home on the Range

Unspecified

Stella

The Princess and the Frog

Bloodhound

Maurice

The Princess Diaries 2

Standard Poodle

Maya

Eight Below

Siberian Husky

Old Jack

Eight Below

Siberian Husky

Shorty

Eight Below

Siberian Husky

Dewey

Eight Below

Siberian Husky

Truman

Eight Below

Siberian Husky

Shadow

Eight Below

Alaskan Malamute

Buck

Eight Below

Alaskan Malamute

Max

Eight Below

Siberian Husky

Khyi Yang Po AKA Shaggy

The Shaggy Dog

Bearded Collie

Zero

The Nightmare Before Christmas

unspecified

Underdog AKA Shoeshine

Underdog

Beagle

Riff Raff

Underdog

Rottweiler

Polly

Underdog

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Sparky

Frankenweenie

Bull Terrier

Persephone

Frankenweenie

Standard Poodle

Togo

Togo

Siberian Husky

Buddy

Cruella

Terrier

Wink

Cruella Chihuahua

Pixar Dog Names

Pixar Studios, purchased by Disney in 2006, has created a strong body of work in animation and many memorable characters, including some wonderful dogs. Some dog name ideas are the following.

Pixar Canine Characters
Name Movie Breed
Slinky Toy Story 2 Dachshund
Buster Toy Story 2 Dachshund
Scud Toy Story 2 Bull Terrier
Dug Up Golden Retriever
Alpha Up Doberman Pinscher
Beta Up Rottweiler
Gamma Up Bulldog
Dante Coco Xoloitzcuintli

Marvel Dog Names

Although the majority of these iconic movies take place in space, there are a few unforgettable canines in the Marvel universe with quirky names.

Marvel Canine Characters
Name Movie Breed
Lockjaw Avengers English Bulldog
Cosmo Guardians of the Galaxy Labrador Retriever
Lucky the Pizza Dog Avengers Labrador Retriever
dachshund puppy

Non-Canine Characters

There are also non-canine characters (human and otherwise) that could be great namesakes for a puppy. You can always name your new addition after a favorite character, no matter the species. Many of these characters have become popular dog names.

Popular Human Characters

Just as we give puppies "people names," you can name your new addition after a favorite human character from a beloved Disney movie. If you have a puppy that seems to think it can fly, some good possibilities are Mary Poppins or Peter Pan. Other suggestions include the following.

Human Characters
Name Movie
Pollyanna Pollyanna
Toby Tyler Toby Tyler
Cinderella Cinderella
Pocahontas Pocahontas
Nakoma Pocahontas
Aladdin Aladdin
Jasmine Aladdin
Sultan Aladdin
Snow White Snow White
Alice Alice in Wonderland
Tiger Lily Peter Pan
Hook Peter Pan
Darling Lady and the Tramp
Aurora Sleeping Beauty
Tarzan Tarzan
Quasimodo The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Esmerelda The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Gaston Beauty and the Beast
Belle Beauty and the Beast
Giselle Enchanted
Zorro The Sign of Zorro
Lilo Lilo and Stitch
Dastan Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
Tamina Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
Rapunzel Tangled
Mulan Mulan
Shan Yu Mulan
Captain Jack Pirates of the Caribbean movies
Barbossa Pirates of the Caribbean movies
Elsa Frozen
Anna Frozen
Kristoff Frozen
Mowgli The Jungle Book
Sophie The BFG
Ralph Wreck-It Ralph
Meridia Brave
Moana Moana
Maui Moana
Coco Coco
Miguel Coco
Ernesto Coco
Clara The Nutcracker and the Four Realms
Riley Inside Out
Linguini Ratatouille
Boo Monsters, Inc.
Jack-Jack The Incredibles
Tiana The Princess and the Frog
Raya Raya and the Last Dragon
Namaari Raya and the Last Dragon
Tadashi Big Hero 6
Hiro Big Hero 6

Other Types of Disney Characters

Disney films and short subjects are full of colorful characters. Some are animals, some are fantasy creatures. You might find that perfect puppy name in this category.

Miscellaneous Characters
Name Source Type
Dumbo Dumbo flying elephant
Tinker Bell Peter Pan fairy
Bambi Bambi deer
Faline Bambi deer
Thumper Bambi rabbit
Pinocchio Pinocchio puppet turned boy
Figaro Pinocchio cat
Oliver Oliver and Company cat
Miss Bianca The Rescuers mouse
Evinrude The Rescuers dragonfly
Nemo Finding Nemo clownfish
Dory Finding Nemo regal tang (fish)
Ariel The Little Mermaid mermaid
Triton The Little Mermaid mermaid
Flounder The Little Mermaid angelfish
Sebastian The Little Mermaid crab
Abu Aladdin monkey
Iago Aladdin parrot
Nala The Lion King lion
Simba The Lion King lion
Sarafina The Lion King lion
Rafiki The Lion King mandrill
Pumbaa The Lion King warthog
Zazu The Lion King African red-billed hornbill
Mushu Mulan dragon
Mickey multiple animations mouse
Minnie multiple animations mouse
Winnie the Pooh The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh bear
Tigger The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh tiger
Eeyore The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh donkey
Roo The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh kangaroo joey
Woody Toy Story cowboy toy
Buzz Toy Story spaceman toy
Herbie multiple features Volkswagen car
Ratatouille Ratatouille rat
Maximus Tangled horse
Sven Frozen reindeer
Olaf Frozen snowman
Raksha The Jungle Book wolf
Akela The Jungle Book wolf
Bagheera The Jungle Book panther
Baloo The Jungle Book bear
King Louie The Jungle Book ape
Shere Khan The Jungle Book tiger
Elliot Pete's Dragon dragon
Sulley Monsters, Inc. monster
Mike Wazowski Monsters, Inc. monster
WALL-E WALL-E robot
Machiavelli Luca cat
Uncle Ugo Luca sea creature
Fenris Thor: Ragnarok Asgardian wolf
Goose Captain Marvel Flerken
Groot Guardians of the Galaxy tree monster
Rocket Racoon Guardians of the Galaxy racoon
Spider-Ham Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse pig
Pua Moana pig
Heihei Moana rooster
Baymax Big Hero 6 robot
Sisudatu Raya and the Last Dragon dragon
Tuk Tuk Raya and the Last Dragon pill bug
Morris Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings mythological creature

Pick the Perfect Name

When selecting from the list of Disney-themed puppy names, remember to reflect your dog's personality. You may also use your sense of humor. A Chihuahua named Bruno or a pit bull named Pollyanna sends a clear message about the temperament of the dog. With so many Disney character names appropriate for pets, you're sure to come up with a perfect choice for your canine companion.

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222 Disney Dog Names That Are Practically Perfect in Almost Every Way