101 Names For Dalmatians

They're best known for their independence, appearing in firehouses, and those cute, speckled spots — the beloved Dalmatian. If you're about to share your home with these devoted companions, you'll likely learn pretty quickly that you'll need a unique name to match those one-of-a-kind personalities and iconic coats. To help you, we've come up with a list of 101 names for the Dalmatian in your life.

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Male Names for Dalmatians

  • Pongo
  • Patch
  • Lucky
  • Rolly
  • Freckles
  • Pepper
  • Roger
  • Spot
  • Rover
  • Lenny
  • Blot
  • Sport
  • Corky
  • Spanky
  • Dipper
  • Bravo
  • Dipper
  • Wags
  • Speck
  • Rexx
  • Dusty
  • Mark
  • Atom
  • Mitey
  • Salter
  • Sport
  • Smokey
  • Red
  • Leo
  • Archie
  • Richie
  • Waldo
  • Chip
  • Oreo
  • Rocky
5 Dalmatian puppies on a paint spattered wall
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  • Finn
  • Lou
  • Georgie
  • Domino
  • Fuego
  • Muddy
  • Zeke
  • Weegee — a famous photographer known for his black and white images
  • Ansel — a (more) famous photographer known for his black and white images
  • Romeo
  • Checkers
  • Comet
  • Ace
  • Hunter
  • Milo

Female Names for Dalmatians

  • Stella
  • Perdita
  • Penny
  • Jali — Korean, spot; pronounced 'ha-lee'
  • Peca — Spanish, freckle
  • Anita
  • Dot
  • Dottie
  • Duchess
  • Princess
  • Jolly
  • Flapper
  • Puddles
  • Specky
  • Twenty — famous firehouse dog, FDNY
  • Sparky — mascot of National Fire Protection Association
  • Polka
  • Flecka
  • Blottie
  • Inkie
  • Hero
  • Gracie
  • Tia
Dalmatian at Fire Station Doghouse
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  • Yoyo
  • Speedy
  • Zoe
  • Ladybug
  • Sammy
  • Elsie
  • Chi Chi
  • Pepper
  • Cleo
  • Lucy
  • Belinda
  • Wendy
  • Izzy
  • Annie
  • Cookie
  • Dolly
  • Birdie
  • Moose — George Washington's Dalmatian was named 'Madame Moose'
  • Dixie
  • Pearl
  • Minnie
  • Athena
  • Maya
  • Maggie
  • Sadie
  • Vanny
  • Sadie
  • Ella

For even more dog name inspiration

You want to make sure you give your dog a name that you will love for a lifetime. Take your time and choose carefully; your pup will thank you! For even more doggy naming inspiration, check out these helpful lists below!