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101 Funny Pug Names That Will Make You Smile

Should You Give Your Pug A Funny Name?

Pugs are clownish in nature, so you might be wondering can I give them a funny name? The great thing about naming a dog is that you can get as creative as you want. Below you’ll find several funny Pug names that I’ve rounded up from the Internet, social media, and other resources.

Be sure to check out our huge database of Pug names to help you come up with even more ideas. Be sure to check out these nerdy Pug names that will work for males and females.

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Funny Pug Names

Maybe you want to give your newest member of the family a silly, clever, or unique name that no one sees coming, not even your vet.

Male Pug Names

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The following names can be used for males

The following names below will make the people smile around you as you call out your pet’s name at the dog park.

  1. Mr. Muggles
  2. Wags
  3. Bruno (great name for fawn-colored Pug)
  4. Rory
  5. Lilo
  6. Pax
  7. Harley
  8. Bond
  9. Booger
  10. Byte
  11. Chewbacca
  12. Einstein
  13. Scooter
  14. Butterball
  15. Hashtag
  16. Elvis
  17. Widget
  18. Pugsley
  19. King
  20. Booger

Female Pug Names

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The following are goofy names for your cute female Pug

If you have a sweet girl dog, then consider some of these silly names that work great for females.

  1. Kitty (I saw a female dog on the Puppy Bowl named kitty)
  2. Fluffy
  3. Marry Puppins
  4. Pee Wee
  5. Spark Plug (suits a high energy Pug)
  6. Buffy
  7. Chica
  8. Chubby
  9. Cutey
  10. Diva
  11. Bubba
  12. Doodle
  13. Fang (fits a Pug with an extreme overbite)
  14. Goldilocks (fits a light-colored Pug)
  15. Gorda
  16. Hooch
  17. Killer
  18. Fifi
  19. Queenie
  20. Mouse

Funny Human Names For Pugs

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These human names will sound hilarious and unusual for Fido

Maybe you like to give your dog a human name? If so, then you’ll find some human names that are for both boys and girls.

Some of the names below will even work well as unisex names.

  1. Mr. Stephenson
  2. Waldo
  3. Archie
  4. Betty
  5. Vinny
  6. Harry
  7. Harriet
  8. Gertrude
  9. Leo
  10. Ezra
  11. Barney
  12. Andy
  13. Ricky
  14. Oliver
  15. Ferga
  16. Bernadette
  17. Gary

Funny Music Related Names For Pugs

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Pugs have a huge personality, any of the names will suit them.

If you love music and your dog reminds you of your favorite song or group, then here are some funny music names to help you brainstorm some name ideas.

These names will work for either a female or male and some are extremely hilarious.

  1. 50 Scent (cent) (great for this smelly breed)
  2. Bustamove
  3. Cha-Cha
  4. Elvis
  5. Braxton (Toni Braxton)
  6. Cher
  7. Notorious D.O.G. (Notorious B.I.G.)
  8. Jewel
  9. Bruno (Bruno Mars)
  10. Cash (Johnny Cash)
  11. Dolly (Dolly Parton)
  12. Prince
  13. Broadway
  14. Hendrix (Jimi Hendrix)
  15. Diggy Azalea (Iggy Azalea)

Funny Big Dog Names For Pugs

Pugs are a small dog, so when you’re at the dog park and call them out by name, they are sure to make people smile.

After all, it’s funny to hear a dog named after a giant, when they are a small dog.

  1. Bear
  2. Hulk
  3. Tankerbell
  4. Yeti
  5. Brutus
  6. Godzilla
  7. Rocky
  8. Thor
  9. Shrek
  10. Beethoven
  11. Texas
  12. Clifford
  13. Moose
  14. Maximus
  15. Tank

Goofy Boy and Girl Pug Names Inspired By Food

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Pugs love to eat, why not name them after food?
  1. Cocoa (great for fawn-colored Pugs)
  2. Meatball
  3. BonBon
  4. Penne
  5. T-Bone
  6. Nacho
  7. Chipotle
  8. Taco
  9. Tofu
  10. Reuben
  11. Jack (cheese)
  12. Pistachio
  13. Bacon
  14. Beans (great for dogs that fart a lot)
  15. Jalapeno
  16. Frito
  17. Sir Loin

Need More Inspiration For Naming Your Pug?

If you’re not the type of person who dresses your dog up in adorable clothes or wants to stick with something that doesn’t turn heads when you call your pet.

We’ve put together other lists of pet name ideas you can use to help you brainstorm the right name for your pooch. Feel free to browse through all the different lists till you come up with the perfect name for your four-legged friend!

Final Word On Funny Names For Pugs

Naming your Pug can be a huge challenge, but the great thing is that it doesn’t have to be. There are no rules to follow when it comes to naming your dog.

Pugs have a huge personality, so why not give them a cute funny name to it?

Hopefully, this huge list of dog names has made it so much easier to come up with a great name for your Pug!

References And Further Reading

The New York Times – You Named Me Brutus? Really?

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