Names for Your Fat Dog

Names for Your Fat Dog

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Looking for a name for your overweight dog? Though your dog’s health is a serious concern, there is always room for a little humor. These names are derived from large animals, other large-themed words, foods and words that are synonymous with large, fat, or overweight.

If you can’t find the perfect name for your dog below – check out our Ultimate Guide to Naming Your Dog. Name your dog based on other personality traits, hair color, and even your hobbies. This is a very cool dog-naming tool.

List of Names for Your Overweight Pup

We’ve compiled an alphabetical list of names derived from meaning, inference, and famous fat dog names.

  • Amazon
  • Angus
  • Axel
  • Barn or Barney – For a pup as big as a barn door
  • Beans
  • Bear
  • Beasty
  • Beefy
  • Belly
  • Bertha
  • Beulah
  • Biggy
  • Big Mac
  • Blimpy
  • Boomer
  • Bounty
  • Brawny
  • Bruiser
  • Bubba
  • Buddha
  • Buford
  • Bull
  • Burly
  • Burrito – Nobody wants a small burrito.
  • Butch
  • Butterball
  • Butterworth
  • Chunky (one pet lovers calls her dog her little Chunky Monkey)
  • Chunk Norris – Maybe he’s big, but awesome.
  • Colossal – Colly? Lossy? Sal?
  • Crisco
  • Curvy
  • Diesel
  • Dozer
  • Eggo
  • Flabby
  • Goliath
  • Godzilla
  • Grizzly
  • Hammy
  • Hearty
  • Hefty
  • Hereford
  • Hershey
  • Hulk
  • Husky
  • Immy – Short for immense
  • Kong
  • Lane – For Lane Bryant
  • Mac
  • Macro
  • Magnus
  • Massimo
  • Max – to the max!
  • Meaty
  • Mighty
  • Moby
  • Mondo
  • Monster
  • Moose
  • Norm – eNORMous
  • Obie – like the famous obese dachshund
  • Paddy – For being well-padded
  • Piggy
  • Piglet
  • Podgy
  • Porky
  • Portly
  • Pudge
  • Rambo
  • Rex
  • Rocky
  • Roly – Poly Oly
  • Roomy
  • Semi
  • Spare – For having a tire to spare
  • Stocky
  • Stuffy
  • Sumo
  • Taurus – Bull
  • Tank
  • Thor
  • Thunder
  • Titan
  • Tito
  • Titus
  • Tonka
  • Tower
  • Tubbs or Tubby
  • Tummy
  • Tyson
  • Wallop
  • Wheezer
  • Wheezy
  • Whopper
  • Wookie

More Names

Didn’t find a name that fits? Looking for a more uncommon name? Or just need more ideas? Check out PetPlace.com’s article on the Top 1200 Pet Names.

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