Scottish Dog Names

Great Name Ideas From Scotland


Looking for some great Scottish dog names for a Scottish breed or maybe you're Scottish yourself? Then this page is for you!

Scottish dogs are good prey chasers with some of the region's most famous breeds being the Golden Retriever, the Scottish Deerhounds, the Border Collie, the Border Terrier and the Scottish Terrier. Scottish names are suitable for just about any pup, and since there are no set rules as to what you can name your dog, the list of ideas below will help lead you in the right direction.

With our list of Scottish dog names below, your puppy naming process will be great and fun, plus you can use the time to bond with your pet. We hope you enjoy looking through our list of Scottish dog names and that your special new friend in your life will get the name he or she deserves.

Male & Female Scottish Names For Dogs

Arabel: Meaning "lovable" this would make a cute name for your cuddly dog. This girl is very sentimental to the point that she can be tenaciously possessive. Your loyal dog will appreciate this name.

Conall: This Scottish dog name means "strong wolf" and would make a cute name for your strong handsome dog. This boy will always let only you win a hard-fought battle, even if he is playing pretend.

Gavin: This Scottish puppy name is for the boy dog that if he is not the team leader, he will have a fight with whoever is. Gavin always acts first, and then thinks afterwards, which might be too late. A good name for the pooch that’s a bit reckless.

Grizel: The Scottish form of the German name Griselda, this name is perfect for your spirited girl. Meaning "grey battle maid," this girl at her best is confident and decisive, and her overall perspective on life helps to bring out the best in others.

scottish dog names Guinnes: This is another good name for your Scottish breed dog. This girl has difficulty seeing beyond the end of her nose, and she will stubbornly pursue a task to completion without deviation not even once.

Jinty: Give this moniker to the self-ordained leader of the pack. This pooch will have the courage and commitment to help you face your fears and overcome them. This pup will be noted for her courage and fearlessness.

Laddie: Meaning little boy, Laddie is a good Scottish dog name for your boy dog. Although this moniker refers to a little boy, you can use this term to show your affection for your pup, plus you will find that there are both young lads and old lads out there. This moniker has an endearing tone to it.

Lyall: This Scottish name means "shield wolf" and would make a cool name for a dog with a wolf like appearance. This boy is a majestic, free-spirited animal that can get whatever he wants out of his friends but will never abuse his power.

Maxwell: Max for short this would make a cute name for your charming dog. This boy is great with kids, but he is stubborn and impervious when it comes to changes that are not of his own making.

Niall: This Scottish name means champion and would make a good name for your prized dog or your defender. This pooch will stand up for you no matter where you are and will never let danger come your way. Another cool name for a guardian dog.

Scotty: Meaning wanderer, Scotty is a cool name for the dog that loves to roam. You will always have trouble finding this boy except at dinnertime, plus you can get more patriotic than this in the naming process. A true Scottish dog deserves this pick.

Tira: Chose this Scottish puppy name for the dog that has a yearning for peace, balance and harmony in all life. However, it is a pity that this yearning rarely stays for long. A good name for the girl that learns through her mistakes.

     Aberdeen      Driscol      Hamish
     Akira      Duff      Hansel
     Angus      Duncan      Ivanhoe
     Barclay      Dundee      Macray
     Bonnie      Elsie      Mcduff
     Bristol      Fergus      Mcfadden
     Bristow      Fia      Morton
     Brodie      Fiddle      Muir
     Calum      Finnigan      Nessie
     Cameron      Flora      Nevis
     Chisholm      Forsythe      Paisley
     Clyde      Fraser      Sheena
     Colin      Glasgow      Sherlock
     Connolly      Graeme      Tartan
     Croft      Granger      Tavish
     Dowell      Gunn      Whiskey

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