Beach Life Dog Names

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Introduction

What could be a better combination than life on the beach accompanied by your very best buddy - your dog? Whenever you go to the beach, if it is pet friendly there is a menagerie of dogs all having fun. Life is fun when it's on the beach.  This may be the perfect opportunity you have been waiting for, to prompt you into getting a dog. You can have all sorts of ideas about the breed of dog, but just be aware that puppies are irresistible. So if you want a specific breed, only go and see those or you will end up with a Bichon Frise rather than a Doberman. Nothing wrong with that choice though, as long as you don't regret it. So now you have your beach life, you have a new dog, and then there is the question of what are you going to call this little bundle of joy? That question often sends owners into a panic, as they haven't thought that far ahead, or if they have a pre-chosen name, somehow it just doesn't seem to suit this dog. No worries, we have compiled a list of names for the dog who enjoys the beach lifestyle. So while your dog is snoozing, make the most of the time and browse our extensive list of beach life dog names.

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Beach Life Dog Name Considerations

When choosing a dog's name, consider the following, which will help you to make an informed decision. Firstl, pick a name that your dog can easily recognise. Usually one or two syllable names are easier for them to understand. Secondly, when you choose a name, especially a longer name, keep in mind the shortened version. It may not sound as great as you would like. Another point is to work with the dog's breed to choose a name. German Shepherds, Scottish Terriers, or French dogs like the Poodle for example, all sound great with names from their origins. Siberian Huskies sound awesome with Russian names. Take your time and get to know your dog first. They all have distinct personalities and you can be guided by those quirks, their appearance or how active they are. And finally, choose a name that will grow with your dog. Puppy (not a good name choice) will not always be a young puppy. And a Great Dane will not always remain Tiny!  So take your time when choosing a name, you will be using it for many happy years. And if you are lucky enough to live near the beach, then what a perfect location for inspiration, as you will see by our list of beach lifestyle dog names.

Male Beach Life Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
5
Malibu
Another way of describing a longboard surfboard
4
Rocky
The rocky headland around a bay
4
Storm
Very impressive when a storm comes in over the water to the beach
4
Sailor
One who loves to live on the sea
3
Coastal
The coastline around the land and beaches
3
Tsunami
A very large tidal wave or seismic sea waves
3
Maui
The beautiful island of Maui is the second largest in a Hawaii
3
Maverick
A big wave spot off the California coast
2
Crusoe
Like Robinson Crusoe stranded on an island - sounds good if you have plenty of food and water available
2
Riptide
A strong current heading out to sea - scary to be caught in it
0
Key West
A well known Island in the Straits of Florida USA
0
Shark
Hopefully you don't meet one in the water
0
Pirate
An outlaw who roams the sea looking to steal treasure
0
Kaimana
Means man of the sea
0
Cruise
A sea voyage on a luxury cruise ship is my idea of heaven
0
Cargo
Stuff you take aboard a boat - it's such a cool name for a beach dog
0
Castaway
Lost at sea and on a deserted island - sounds like Robinson Crusoe
0
Pelican
A cool bird that often hangs out on the beach
-1
Breaker
As in a large wave
-1
Kapena
Another name for captain on a boat
-1
Indigo
The deep blue of the ocean
-1
El Rollo
A complicated surfer's move in the waves - not for beginners, but a cool dude name for your dog
-1
Bombora
A BIG wave that breaks outside the normal surf line - Australia is a good place for this
-1
Shrimp
A great name for a small dog
-1
Dorian
A Greek name meaning of the sea
-1
Wipeout
When you get pushed off your surf board by a big wave
-1
Billabong
Not the waterhole but the largest surfing equipment and clothing manufacturer out there
-1
Narrabeen
It is one of a whole host of great surfing spots on Sydney's North Shore
-1
Paddlepup
A cute name for a dog who loves splashing around in the waves
-1
Quiver
A surfer's collection of different surfboards
-1
Driftwood
Most beaches have it

Female Beach Life Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
3
Pebbles
Small stones on the beach
3
Coral
As in the beautiful coral reefs around the world
3
Ariel
The little mermaid
3
Blue
The color of the water in the ocean
3
Haven
The bay is a haven from the stormy open seas
2
Marina
Latin meaning from the sea
2
Moana
The ocean
2
Aqua
The ocean is a whole lot of water
2
Sandy
It's a beach, what else would it be?
2
Maya
Hebrew name meaning water
2
Skylar
A beautiful name that means strength, love and eternal life
1
Dawn
A special time in the early morning when the sun rises over the sea
1
Seashell
Perfect for a dog who spends her days on the beach
1
Summer
It conjures visions of the sea, sun and sand
1
Blondie
A dog with hair bleached golden by the sun (or is just colored golden )
1
Lanai
Hawaiian for an island
0
Snapper
A surfer's term for a small wave
0
Soleil
French word meaning the sun
0
Eliana
Means daughter of the sun
0
Tarni
The waves or the surf
-1
Bikini
Not much material on a two piece swimming suit
-1
Isle
Short for island
-1
Aliika
Queen of the sea is it's meaning
-1
Calinda
Hindi for the sun - a beautiful name
-1
Solange
Angel of the sun
-1
Morwenna
Waves of the sea
-1
Darya
This gorgeous Persian name means the sea
-1
Beachbabe
She lives on the beach
-1
Sandypaws
For the beachy dog
-1
Azure
A beautiful intense blue in the sea
-1
Selena
Sister of the sun
-1
Dune
Many beaches have beautiful dunes
-1
Bonfire
On the beach - what a perfect evening
-3
Frisbee
A flat round disc that you throw around on the beach

Community Dogs With Beach Life Names

Malibu's name story for Beach Life Dog Names
Malibu
Female
Labrador Retriever
Spring Grove, PA

Boo Mal Mali boo boo Boo bear New new

Maya's name story for Beach Life Dog Names
Maya
Female
Mutt
Magnolia Springs, TX
Personality
Active
Sweet
Goofy

I named my dog Maya because one day I walked down stairs and saw my parents watching the news, and the weather girl was named Maya. From there I instantly fell in love you the name.