You just adopted a white dog and you're looking for a name? Well, you're in the right place. We're going to propose you many names for white dogs both females and males and that way, you'll find the ideal one for your puppy.
White is one of the prettiest colors in a dog, there are many breeds that stand out for having this color, the best known: Maltese bichon, Frisé bichon, Westy and poodle. White hair transmits a lot of light and enhances the beauty of these breeds, as well as those mixed breed dogs in which the white color is present in their hair.
The names we've included in the following lists have some relation with white color or with its meaning, surely they will be a perfect option to call your puppy:
If you want a name for a female white dog think about things that you like and that are this color. For example, coffee foam, cream or flour. You can also think of white gemstones. So you can call it Pearl or Coral.
If your white dog is male, a good name can be Rice. Other names for white males are: Lime, Mother-of-Pearl or Ghost. If you have a new dog at home and it's a male, surely you're looking for a suitable name for it. White dogs are beautiful, they transmit tenderness and it is a pleasure to see them in the morning with the joy they usually show us. Below you'll find some names you might like:
The Maltese bichon is one of the best-known white-haired breeds in the world, noted not only for its unquestionable beauty, but also because they have a wonderful character. They are noble and calm dogs, they love other animals and socializing. The approximate maximum weight of adults are 3 kilograms (6.6 pounds), have long and silky hair and are hypoallergenic.
The poodle breed is also very popular, its hair color can be very varied, but white is one of the most characteristic. This is a breed that has three different sizes, the most common being the "standard", which as an adult weighs between 8 to 9 kilograms (18 to 20 pounds), and measures about 40 centimeters high (15.7 inches).
As for their character, they are intelligent and affectionate dogs, and they adapt easily to children. As puppies, they can be a little nervous and hyperactive, which is why correct training is recommended. If your dog is a white-haired poodle, check out these names:
Besides the Maltese and the poodle, there is another breed of white hair known around the world: its full name is West Highland Terrier but in short is known as "Westy". It’s a small breed, not exceeding 4 or 5 kg (9 to 11 pounds) as an adult, one of its main characteristics is its steep ears, in the style of the Yorkshire Terrier.
Regarding their character, like the rest of terriers, they are characterized for being somewhat nervous and restless, although this in turn makes them special, because with a Westy you will not get bored. They bark a lot because they have a guardian and protective instinct. They are also affectionate and like to always be in company. If your dog is a Westy and you don't know what to call it, take a look at the following list: