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100+ Blue Dog Names: Ideas for Earthy & Deep Dogs

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By Nicole Cosgrove

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Blue pups are some of the most beautiful of the canines. They have coats deep and bold, or subtle yet stunning. Blue dogs can also have fur in an array of navy-esque hues that could include various shades of grey and even silvers! Having such coats makes them appear wise and majestic. 

So when it comes to finding the perfect name for your sophisticated hound, we know you’ll be searching for a one just as pristine as they are! Below we have noted our favorite blue inspired dog names for your consideration. See our top choices for female and male, great and silver suggestions, and blue in a few different languages for unique and fun alternative ideas. 

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Female Blue Dog Names

  • Capri
  • Blueberry
  • Dory 
  • Beryl 
  • Winter
  • Iris 
  • Merle
  • Ocean
  • Livia
  • Peacock
  • Blue
  • Ella
  • Myst
  • Doli
  • Luster
  • Topaz
  • Blue Belle 
  • Viole 
  • Polaris
  • Bonnet
  • Atasi
  • Joy 
  • Rain
  • Etta
  • Periwinkle
  • Umbra
  • Pollia
  • Sky
  • Rosita 
  • Sapphire 
  • Powder

Male Blue Dog Names 

  • Cobalt
  • Demin 
  • Levi 
  • Midnight 
  • Eeyore
  • Moody 
  • Steely
  • Vapor
  • Memphis
  • Yale
  • Wraith
  • Lapis 
  • Royal 
  • Dudley
  • Indigo
  • River 
  • Genie 
  • Andorian
  • Grover 
  • Smurf
  • Sulley 
  • Teal
  • Murk
  • Cyan
  • Cookie Monster
  • Navy  
  • Neptune 
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Grey and Silver Dog Names 

There’s nothing quite as spectacular as a puppy with grey or silver fur. We often associate these colors with senior dogs – but don’t be fooled by that. When a coat appears almost monotone with slight hints of blue or silver, you’ve hit the cuteness jackpot! Here are a couple of grey and silver dog names we found suitable for these gorgeous dogs!

  • Cenzio 
  • Anchovy 
  • Ash 
  • Blade 
  • Coal
  • Carbon 
  • Cloudy 
  • Plata
  • Luna
  • Silver
  • Bullet
  • Gris 
  • Dumbo 
  • Gin 
  • Casper
  • Sterling
  • Tinsel
  • Slate
  • Flint 
  • Smokey
  • Grigio
  • Earl Grey 
  • Pebbles
  • Grey 
  • Oyster
  • Grizzly 
  • Inky 
  • Saber
  • Koala 
  • Pewter

Blue Dog Names in Different Languages 

Choosing the name Blue in another language is a unique and fun option for your pup’s name! Below we have listed quite a few wonderfully diverse ideas when it comes to blue dog names in different languages.

  • Bughaw (Filipino)
  • Azul (Spanish)
  • Melynas (Lithuanian)
  • Buluug (Somali)
  • Mavi (Turkish)
  • Albastru (Romanian)
  • Zils (Latvian)
  • Gorm (Irish)
  • Glas (Welsh)
  • Sinine (Estonian)
  • Modra (Slovak)
  • Plava (Croatian)
  • Kek (Hungarian)
  • Biru (Indonesian)
  • Manga (Malagasy)
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Blue Dog Breeds 

Now we know that the blue coat color is not something typical for every single breed, and if you’re in the market for a new blue pup, this is the place to be. We have noted the most common breeds likely to have stunning cyan tufts. 

  • Greyhound
  • Chow Chow 
  • Weimaraner
  • Great Dane
  • Blue Heeler
  • American Stafford Shepherd
  • Yorkshire Terrier
  • Poodle
  • Beagle
  • English Setter

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Finding the Right Name for Your Blue Dog

There is a lot to be considered when finding the right name for your pup. Do you base it off their quirky personality or their physicalities? We hope that by reading our list of 100+ Blue Dog Names you’ve been encouraged to select something of the color variety, or at least had a bit of a good read! 

If you’re still on the lookout for names, you can take a peek at one of our other pup name lists below for additional inspiration:


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