If you've just adopted or acquired a dog or poodle dog you're sure to want to find an ideal name for him or her. There are many names that go great with poodle dogs. Here we will give you some ideas for you to choose the perfect name either female or male. If you still don't have a poodle but would like to, we give you some information about them: in its origins it was used to hunt birds in the river, it's considered the oldest water breed. They are called Caniche in Spanish and we find four types differentiated by size: standard, miniature, toy and teacup.
The poodle breed was very famous among aristocratic and noble people. For that reason, an ideal name may be some derived from names of aristocrats, kings, presidents, etc. For example:
Other original names for poodles may be those related to countries, towns, regions and other geographical places such as:
If you want your poodle to be the coolest dog in the neighborhood, maybe a very glamorous name is the one that suits him best. Think of elegant brand names like Chanel, Gabbana, Versace, Rolex or Armani.
Other glamorous names are some that come from famous actresses and actors such as: Audrey, Sinatra, Greta, Sofia, Humphrey Bogart or Marilyn.
As a general rule for naming your poodle, keep in mind that even if you name it long, because you like it or you think it's funny, you'll call it by a nickname in the end. So, in addition to the name, think of the nickname with which you will call it affectionately, because really, that will be its real name.
So, if you call it Tutankamon, you will surely end up calling it Tutan or Kamon, or even, as happens in many houses, you will end up naming it by a totally different name, and with affectionate connotations like: Tiny, Shorty, Fatty, Boy, etc.
Another factor to bear in mind when choosing the name is the characteristics and character of the poodle breed. The colors that can have a poodle are the most varied, being the most common: black, red, white, apricot, gray and brown. Their hair is curly. As for his temperament, it’s a very active race, playful, and with great instinct. They are much compared with terriers, such as Yorkshire. They are affectionate, obedient and optimal for living with children. Due to their high energy level, it’s recommended that they exercise daily. Here is a list of more than 300 names you may like for your poodle:
As we have already commented before, poodle's hair can be of a wide variety of colors, but the most widespread in the world is White. The poodle breed is the most popular of all the white-haired breeds, ahead of others as well known and beautiful as the Maltese Bichon or the Westy.