100+ Dachshund Dog Names: Ideas for Long & Adorable Dogs

Dachshunds, also notoriously known as weiner dogs, are one of the cutest and most distinctive dog breeds. Their long body, short limbs, pointy snouts, and floppy ears are just a few of the physical traits that set them apart from other dogs and make them so darn adorable. Dachshunds are also considered a type of hound dog and believe it or not, would be good companions for hunters! 

Choosing a name for your new Weiner dog should be a fun experience, so to help you with the process, we have gathered our favorite names for females and males, mini-Dachs, funny names, and included all famous owners with their just as famous pooches!

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Female Dachshund Dog Names

  • Piper
  • Ida
  • Gracie
  • Abby 
  • Ninja
  • Gretchen
  • Greta
  • Luna
  • Merlot
  • Zelda
  • Sophia
  • Daisy
  • Nora
  • Bavaria
  • Sadie
  • Bella 
  • Penny
  • Chloe
  • Lily
  • Coco

Male Dachshund Dog Names 

  • Odie
  • Dash
  • Tucker
  • Echo
  • Mason
  • Oats
  • Hans
  • Felix
  • Berlin
  • Wolfgang
  • Otis
  • Max
  • Henry
  • Brody
  • Waldo
  • Theo
  • Werner
  • Heinz
  • Dobby
  • Arlo
  • Duke
  • Moritz
  • Remi
  • Bruno
  • Hank
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Miniature Dachshund Dog Names 

What could be cuter than a Dachshund, you ask? A miniature dachshund, of course! Eleven smaller features and tiny bark to match! Here we have a list of everything little, tiny, and mini. One of these is sure to be a good fit for your wee one!

  • Oliver
  • Minnie
  • Tickles
  • Bingo
  • Streusel
  • Half Pint
  • Dino
  • Chewy
  • Elf
  • Squirt
  • Lola
  • Paws
  • Peanut
  • Bogey
  • Snout
  • Pinto
  • Dixie
  • Milo
  • Bitty
  • Herb
  • Button
  • Runt
  • Tot
  • Pickles
  • Louie
  • Peewee
  • Olive
  • Captain
  • Gus 
  • Bean
  • Gizmo
  • Waddles
  • Munchkin
  • Chip
  • Scout
  • Bentley
  • Winston
country dachshund cowboy
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Funny Dachshund Dog Names for your Weiner Dog 

Oh, the opportunities for a funny play on words are endless with Dachshunds! Naturally, this would be a pretty hilarious route to go when deciding on your pup’s name. Here are a few of our favorites, sure to get a giggle from anyone, you introduce them too!

  • Moose
  • Weenie
  • Banger
  • Bratwurst
  • Legs
  • Jaws
  • Lowrider
  • Ducky
  • Salami
  • Sausage
  • Frankfurter
  • Hotdog 
  • Hulk
  • Zeus
  • Tank
  • Killer
  • Chorizo
  • Bologna
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Famous Dachshunds with Famous Owners

Celebrities seem to have a big heart when it comes to weiner dogs! There have been quite a few throughout history who have adopted one of their own. Below we have listed the famous owner as well as the name of their long and little friend!

  • Henry – David Hasselhoff
  • Blackie – John Wayne 
  • Charlie – Christian Slater 
  • Olive – John F. Kennedy 
  • Archie  – Andy Warhol 
  • Louie – Elizabeth Taylor
  • Baby & Boopshem – Joan Crawford 
  • Commissioner – Clark Gable 
  • Red – Clint Eastwood 
  • Clown – Brigitte Bardot 
  • Squirrely – Doris Day 
  • Louie – David Bowie 
  • Chico – Einstein 
  • Lovely – Kirsten Dunst 

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Finding the Right Name for Your Dachshund Dog

Deciding on a name as priceless as your new puppy might leave you feeling a bit overwhelmed, but we hope that our list of 100+ Dachshund names has left you inspired. Whether you were influenced by their mini stature and chose Tiny or Minnie, or settled on with Sausage because it’s both hilarious and incredibly adorable, we are sure there are great suggestions for every type of Dachshund!

If not, below, we have linked additional dog-names posts that could help you find the perfect name for your furr-end!


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