Now some of you may be thinking, “Really Napa, FOOD names for dogs?”
Hear me out. With so many name choices out there, it’s always our goal to find something fun and unique. Here at Napa’s Daily Growl, there are two things we adore, dogs (duh!) and food! We started thinking of all the fantastic food names for dogs and thought we’d put together a list for all you new puppy parents hungry for the perfect name. There are 200 of them, so let’s get started.
Let’s start off with fruits. Walking through the produce section is sure to give you some great name ideas. I know celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow have gone down that road with their kids, but for dogs, it’s a little more socially acceptable. We’ve made it easy and picked the sweetest names just for you!
Tomato (yes, it’s technically a fruit!)
Your mom always said to get enough vegetables, so why not name your pup after one? Whether your a farmer, a vegan, or just a fan of leafy greens, these garden inspired, names are totally fresh and perfect for your pup.
Artichoke (Arti, for short)
Herb is the word
Herbs have many properties that make them good for your health. And guess what? Dogs do too! Why not consider one of these herbaceous options for your cute companion?
Coriander (Cori, for short)
Let’s get cheesy
Dairy products make for great dog names, but we have to take back our title because this one might get a little cheesy. What’s better than naming your dog after one of the best foods ever created? Nothing! Here are the best cheesy dog names perfect for any dairy lover.
Spice is nice
Some dogs have spicy personalities, and it can be fun for owners to give them a name that reflects who they are. Here are food names for dogs that are muy caliente!
Chipotle (Chip, for short)
Frank (after the hot sauce)
Junk food without the calories
Junk food might not be healthy, but it sure does make for some adorable dog names. Here are some deliciously cute options for anyone who loves their snacks enough to name their dog after them.
Beyond bacon and eggs
I’m sure the breakfast table is the last place you intended to find dog name inspiration, but trust us because breakfast foods make some of the cutest dog names.
We’re nuts over these names
Is your dog a little nuts? Then one of these names might be perfect for your pooch. Also, there’s no need to worry because there’s no risk of allergies with these nutty names.
Hazelnut (Hazel, for short)
Doggy bag inspiration
Menus are a fantastic place to find food names for dogs. With all the different types of cuisine, you are sure to find some great options. Here are some satisfying names that are inspired by restaurant foods.
Macaroon (Mac, for short)
Well done meat names
Sorry vegans, this one is for the meat lovers out there. Sink your teeth into some meaty names for your carnivorous canine. Whether your dog is big and tough, or tiny, but thinks he’s big and tough, these are great food names for dogs.
Thirsty for more?
Just when you thought we’d covered all the food names for dogs, we have some names that are sure to quench your thirst. Of course, this may be one of my favorite sections because my name fits into this category.
Del (for all you lemonade loving Rhode Islanders)
Margarita (Rita, for short)
Martini (Tini, for short)
All of these food names for dogs are making me hungry! Did they satisfy your appetite for unique dog names? Are there any that we should add to this list? If you have any other fun food names for dogs, leave a comment!
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