Mexican dog names

Mexican dog names are not only perfect for Mexican dog breeds but other breeds too! Whether you’ve recently brought home a cute chihuahua pup or you like the way Latin dog names sound, we’ve made this list for you. 

It’s by no way exhaustive but you’ll at least find inspiration for unique Spanish dog names perfect for your little pup. 

Top Mexican Dog Names By Size

For Small Dogs…

  1. Fuerte/Fuerza – Strength
  2. Loco/Loca – Crazy
  3. Perrito/Perrita – Little Dog
  4. Osito/Osita – Little bear
  5. Diablito/Diablita – Little Devil
  6. Tonto/Tonta – Silly
  7. Pulga – Flea
  8. Fiero/Fiera – Fierce

For Large Dogs…

  1. Jej/Jefa – Boss
  2. Beso – Kiss
  3. Cuate/Cuata – Buddy
  4. Bandido/Bandida – Bandit
  5. Feliz – Happy
  6. Mancha – Spot
  7. Oso/Osa – Bear
  8. Hombre/Mujer – Man/Woman

Mexican Boy Dog Names

Good Mexican Dog Names

These are some of the most popular Spanish male dog names perfect for your Mexican perrito.

  1. Rojo – Red
  2. Eduardo – Edward
  3. Mateo – Matthew
  4. Amigo – Friend
  5. Toro – Bull
  6. Carlos – Charles
  7. Manuel or Manu – short for Emmanuel
  8. Pedro – Peter
  9. Chavez – Cesar Chavez
  10. Paco or Pancho – short for Francisco
  11. Enrique or Quique – Henry
  12. Guillermo or Memo – William
  13. Diego – Spanish form of James
  14. Benito or Beni – Benedict
  15. Cordero – Lamb
  16. Cruz – Cross
  17. Tajo – Slash
  18. Santo – Saint
  19. José – Joseph
  20. Sol – Sun
  21. Rico – Rich
  22. Gabriel or Gabo – Gabriel
  23. Che – Buddy or Dude
  24. Jorge – George
  25. Blanco – White
  26. Alejandro or Ale – Alexander
  27. Pablo – Paul
  28. Tigre – Tiger
  29. Domingo – Sunday

Mexican Girl Dog Names

Top Latin Female Dog Names and Their Meanings

  1. Fiesta – Party
  2. Solana – Sunny spot
  3. Consuelo or Chelo – Comfort
  4. Sierra – Mountains
  5. Linda – Lovely
  6. Paloma – Dove
  7. Alba – Daybreak
  8. Querida – Dear
  9. Rosario or Charo – Rosary
  10. Manuela or Mani – short for Emmanuela
  11. Coqueta or Queta – Flirtatious
  12. Alma – Soul
  13. Dama – Lady
  14. Luna – Moon
  15. Chabela or Bela – Isabelle
  16. Concha – Shell
  17. Buena – Good
  18. Emilia or Emi – Emily
  19. Bonita or Boni – Pretty
  20. Lorena or Lore – Lorraine
  21. Blanca – White
  22. Palma – Palm
  23. Niña – Girl
  24. Amelia or Meli – Work
  25. Perla – Pearl
  26. Amiga – Friend
  27. Gitana – Gypsy
  28. Dolores or Lola – Aches
  29. Flor – Flower
  30. Aurora or Yoya – Dawn

Check out these Marvel inspired dog names.

Place-inspired Mexican Dog Names

If you’re looking for something more unique, Mexican City and Mexican States have attractive names that are excellent choices for your pup. Use your imagination on!

  1. Matamoros
  2. Mazatlan
  3. Chiapas
  4. Tijuana
  5. Saltillo
  6. Tampico
  7. Reynosa
  8. Durango
  9. Oaxaca
  10. Veracruz
  11. Tabasco
  12. Celaya
  13. Toluca
  14. Sonora
  15. Merida
  16. Torreon
  17. Mexicali
  18. Juarez
  19. Quintana Roo
  20. Guadalupe or Lupe
  21. Colima
  22. Morelia
  23. Hidalgo
  24. Leon
  25. Ensenada
  26. Monterrey
  27. Jalisco
  28. Cancun
  29. Acapulco

Mexican Terms of Endearment

These Mexican pet names also make great choices. They have male and female forms so you can use them for male or female pups.

  1. Nene/Nena – Baby boy/girl
  2. Chiquito/Chiquita – Little one
  3. Cito/Cita – Cutesy diminutive
  4. Pollito, – little chick
  5. Precioso/Preciosa – Precious
  6. Perrita/o, – little dog
  7. Güero/Güera – Light -haired
  8. Canijo/Canija – Tiny and/or Sly
  9. Beso, – kiss
  10. Moreno/Morena – Dark haired
  11. Bonita, – pretty
  12. Chico/Chica – Kid
  13. Gordo/Gorda – Chubby
  14. Corazón – Sweetheart
  15. Coso/Cosa – Sweet thing
  16. Amor or Amorcito/Amorcita – Love
  17. Gordito/a, – chubby
  18. Alma – soul
  19. Príncipe/Princesa – Prince/Princess
  20. Peluche – Stuffed toy
  21. Bebé or Bebecito/Bebecita – Baby
  22. Chucho/Chucha – Doggy
  23. Chispa – Spark
  24. Chaparro/Chaparra – Shorty
  25. Flaco/Flaca – Thing
  26. Mijo/Mija – Child
  27. Conejito, meaning little bunny
  28. Lindo/a, – pretty
  29. Hermosa, – beautiful

Mexican Food Names

Mexican food dog names

If you’re looking for tasty names that roll off the tongue quite easily, here’s a list of tasty Mexican cuisine, ingredients, and snacks.

  1. Chicle – Chewing gum
  2. Leche – Milk
  3. Tostilocos – Chip snack
  4. Gansito – Snack cake
  5. Nacho – Nacho
  6. Horchata – Rice-based drink
  7. Elote – Corn
  8. Bombón or Bomboncito/Bomboncita – Marshmallow
  9. Torta – Sandwich
  10. Tajin – Seasoning
  11. Olivia or Oli – Olive
  12. Coco – Coconut
  13. Cilantro
  14. Dulcinea or Dulce – Sweet
  15. Uva – Grape
  16. Lima – Lime
  17. Pimienta – Pepper
  18. Fajita
  19. Guacamole
  20. Poblano
  21. Sopapilla
  22. Chorizo – spicy sausage

Mexican Celebrity Dog Names

Famous people in Mexico have beautiful names you can that are also great choices for your pup.

  1. Selena – Singer, and songwriter
  2. Vicente Fernández – Singer
  3. Chicharito – Soccer player
  4. Carlos Santana – Singer
  5. Frida Kahlo – Painter
  6. Gael Garcia Bernal – Actor
  7. Ximena Navarrete – Model
  8. Thalia – Singer, and songwriter
  9. Oscar de la Hoya – Boxer
  10. Diego Rivera – Painter
  11. Guillermo del Toro – Film director

How To Come Up With Other Mexican Dog Names

Looking for more ideas? Here’s how you can come up with unique Latin dog names from scratch.

  1. Mexican cocktail names
  2. Mexican folktales
  3. Animal names in Spanish
  4. Mexican festival names
  5. Mexican dance names.

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