50+ Brindle Dog Names For Your Patchy Pooch!



Abby Dole


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Are you looking for a name for your new patterned pup? Look no further!

We’ve compiled a list of brindle-themed names for your pretty new pooch. Brindle pups are usually a multitude of dark colors that mix together to create a look different than that of a solid color dog.

For such a special canine, a unique name is a necessity! See our collection of great dog names for brindle dogs (and make sure to add any name ideas we missed in the comments below).

Color-Themed Brindle Dog Names

  • Walnut
  • Mahogany
  • Chestnut
  • Copper
  • Camo/Cammie
  • Tanner/Tan
  • Khaki
  • Amber
  • Goldie
  • Tawny
  • Sienna
  • Sepia
  • Hugh (play on “hue”)

Pattern-Themed Brindle Dog Names

  • Splotch
  • Patchwork
  • Patchy
  • Stripe/Stripy/Stripes
  • Fleck
  • Freckles
  • Dotty
  • Brindy
  • Swirl
  • Blotch
  • Streak
  • Swatch

Food-Themed Brindle Dog Names

  • Brownie
  • Coco
  • Honey
  • Coffee
  • Ginger
  • Sprinkles
  • Mocha
  • Brandy
  • Java
  • Almond
  • Latte
  • Olive
  • Pepper
  • Cinnamon

Animal-Themed Brindle Dog Names

  • Tabby
  • Zebra
  • Tiger
  • Bengal

Other Brindle Dog Name Ideas

  • Desert
  • Brassy
  • Sandy
  • Kaleidoscope
  • Shadow
  • Mosaic
  • Marble

Do you have a brindle dog or a dog with a brindle-themed name? Let us know in the comments below!

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Abby Dole

Abby Dole is passionate about pooches, and is the owner of a sweet little Terrier Mix named Maggie. She is not only a lover of dogs, but also of poetry, baking, and the outdoors. You can usually find her drinking tea, listening to Norah Jones, and wishing it was raining.

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  1. Maureen c Avatar
    Maureen c

    I have an 8week old Brindle Puppy , Ricky is what we named him. Got him at humane society .

  2. Leslie J Avatar
    Leslie J

    We named our brindle mutt Moose because his coat reminded us of moose tracks ice cream ❤️

    1. Lauren Lopez Avatar
      Lauren Lopez

      My 8 years old oldest daughter named our puppy (even before he was born!!) Hershey..our 1st brindle puppy..like a candy bar that you eat..I want to named him Skippy like a peanut butter brand because his dad name is Peanut..but, he loves his name..Hershey. He will be 5 months old on April 22, 2021..he is a mixed breed..chihuahua/dachshund (chiweenie), and Jack Russell terrier mix.

  3. John Robbins Avatar
    John Robbins

    I was not aware of the brindle coated dogs until I found one at the local animal shelter he is so cute and loveable I just had to adopt him

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