101 Names For Your Boxer

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Good luck not falling in love with a boxer. Their droopy eyes and dopey muzzle will get you every time. And while it's true that boxers got their name because they spar like a prize fighter with their front paws when playing, these buddies could not sweeter. If you'ree trying to come up with the perfect name for your little champion, look no further! Legally, we are required to exhaust every Rocky Balboa reference first, and then we can volley back and forth between "tough" and "sweet" names to help inspire you.

Rocky movie characters

  • Rocky
  • Balboa
  • Adrian
  • Butkus
  • Apollo
  • Creed
  • Paulie
  • Mickey
  • Clubber Lang
  • Ivan Drago
  • Ludmilla Vobet Drago
  • Marie
  • Steps
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Rocky actors

  • Sylvester Stallone (Rocky)
  • Talia Shire (Adrian)
  • Burt Young (Paulie)
  • Carl Weathers (Apollo Creed)
  • Dolph Lundgren (Ivan Drago)
  • Mr. T (Clubber Lang)
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Rocky songs

  • Tiger (Eye of the Tiger)
  • Fly (Gonna Fly Now)
  • Training Montage (Training Montage)

Boxer signature moves

  • Dempsey Roll
  • Gazelle Punch
  • Peek a Boo
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Tough foods

  • Licorice
  • Sugar Daddy
  • Toffee
  • Tootsie Roll
  • Bruschetta
  • Corn on the Cob
  • Carmel Apple
  • Pistachio
  • Granola
  • Jerky
  • Jaw Breaker
  • Nacho
  • Pineapple
  • Kiwi
  • Taco
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Sweet foods

  • Cobbler
  • Cookie
  • Donut
  • Dumpling
  • Fro-yo
  • Fruit Snack
  • Ganache
  • Parfait
  • Pudding/Puddin
  • Sherbert
  • Trifle
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Tough spices

  • Cinnamon
  • Pepper
  • Curry
  • Pimento
  • Sage
  • Nutmeg
  • Wasabi
  • Caper
  • Chili
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Sweet flowers

  • Lily
  • Rose
  • Azalea
  • Jasmine
  • Violet
  • Iris
  • Marigold
  • Poppy
  • Primrose
  • Daisy
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Tough animals

  • Grizzly Bear
  • Anaconda
  • Elephant
  • Musk Ox
  • Gorilla
  • Rhinoceros
  • Hippo
  • Honey Badger
  • Ox
  • Hyena
  • Tasmanian Devil
  • Cougar
  • Dinosaur
  • Buffalo
  • Eagle
  • Raccoon
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Sweet animals

  • Sloth
  • Koala
  • Penguin
  • Panda
  • Chinchilla
  • Otter
  • Seal pup
  • Capybara
  • Rabbit
  • Hedgehog
  • Piglet
  • Ducky
  • Chipmunk
  • Guinea pig
  • Hamster

For 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!