Are you looking for a special name for your puppy? Why not honor America’s amazing heritage with a beautiful Native American name?
From tribes like Navajo and Apache to famous fictional characters like Pocahontas, there are lots of great Native American names for dogs. Which will you choose? Keep reading to find out!
Female Native American Dog Names
Male Native American Dog Names
- Sitting Bull
- Crazy Horse
Native American Dog Names with Meanings
- Weeko – Pretty
- Ayita — First to Dance
- Peta – Golden Eagle
- Maka — Earth
- Keme — Thunder
- Onida – The One Looked For
- Tala – Wolf
- Niwot — Left Hand
- Una – One
- Kaya – Pure
- Mona – Noble One
- Nova – Chases Butterfly
- Lulu – Rabbit
- Dakota – Friend
- Koko – Night
- Kanti – Sings
Finding the Right Native American Name for Your Dog
Native American names are often unique and beautiful — perfect for your special pup, no matter the breed. Whether or not you have Native American ancestors, you can honor the people and places who were here before you!
Not there yet? Take a look at our other dog name collections:
- The Best Hawaiian Dog Names
- 100+ Stunning Black and White Dog Names
- What should you name your Golden Retriever?
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Emily started this blog out of pure passion. She LOVES her 3 dogs; Chew Barka, Cooper & Nelson, and spends countless hours every day playing with them.
When she’s not nerding out on dogs, you’ll find her on a snowboard or in the kitchen baking chocolate brownies.
She’s been featured in PetAware, Dogtime, and ModernDog.