As pet parents and aficionados know, there is no shortage of ideas for pet names out there. Inspiration is an elusive muse to pin down and the options can be overwhelming. What can a pet insurance company do to help shorten your list? Look no further than the following outrageous names of actual Trupanion pets. We’ve bracketed them in some entertaining categories for you to view.
Unique Pet Names Inspired by Celebrities and Musicians
The cult of personality for famous people runs rampant. Some people are so intrigued by the lives – or at least the names – of actors, musicians, and comedians that they name their pets after them! Fun examples include:
- Tiny Elvis
- Sir Elizabeth Taylor
- Bill Cosby
- Bobcat Dylan
- Corgi Feldman
Yummy Dog & Cat Names: Foods and Drinks
Everyone loves a hearty meal or refreshing beverage. But apparently sweets, meats and drinks have all become real pet names now.
- French Fry
- Agent Jack Daniels
- Dr. Lola Pickles
Historical and Cultural Pet Names
Who knew that some of the most powerful leaders, memorable religious figures and concepts in history would have successors in the forms of dogs and cats? Take a look at some fascinating examples of unique dog names or odd cat names with a spiritual edge.
Dog and Cat Names for Movie Lovers
Memorable film or comic book characters can make for excellent names. Check out some of the imaginative re-creations people have come up with.
- Simba (The Lion King)
- Sméagol (Lord of the Rings)
- Rambo (Rambo)
- Batman (Batman)
- Gandalf (Lord of the Rings)
Pet Names That Are Totally Bonkers
These pet names don’t have anything in common other than their affinity for odd sounds and atypical words put together. Have fun reading this silly list!
- Bunny Going to Chang
- Midnight Friar
- Funny Face McT
- Hand Over Fist
What do you think of these wacky and intriguing names? Do you have a favorite?
And do you have a peculiar name for your pet – or are you more of a traditionalist with something like Max, Bella, Lucy or Jack?