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
8
Malibu
Another way of describing a longboard surfboard
8
Sailor
One who loves to live on the sea
7
Maui
The beautiful island of Maui is the second largest in a Hawaii
6
Maverick
A big wave spot off the California coast
5
Rocky
The rocky headland around a bay
5
Storm
Very impressive when a storm comes in over the water to the beach
4
Crusoe
Like Robinson Crusoe stranded on an island - sounds good if you have plenty of food and water available
2
Cruise
A sea voyage on a luxury cruise ship is my idea of heaven
1
Coastal
The coastline around the land and beaches
1
Indigo
The deep blue of the ocean
1
Dorian
A Greek name meaning of the sea
0
Key West
A well known Island in the Straits of Florida USA
0
Tsunami
A very large tidal wave or seismic sea waves
0
Cargo
Stuff you take aboard a boat - it's such a cool name for a beach dog
0
Riptide
A strong current heading out to sea - scary to be caught in it
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
Shark
Hopefully you don't meet one in the water
-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
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
-2
Pirate
An outlaw who roams the sea looking to steal treasure
-2
Kaimana
Means man of the sea
-3
Breaker
As in a large wave
-3
Kapena
Another name for captain on a boat
-3
Wipeout
When you get pushed off your surf board by a big wave
-3
Quiver
A surfer's collection of different surfboards
-3
Driftwood
Most beaches have it
-4
El Rollo
A complicated surfer's move in the waves - not for beginners, but a cool dude name for your dog

Female Beach Life Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
7
Coral
As in the beautiful coral reefs around the world
6
Marina
Latin meaning from the sea
6
Ariel
The little mermaid
6
Haven
The bay is a haven from the stormy open seas
5
Moana
The ocean
5
Summer
It conjures visions of the sea, sun and sand
5
Sandy
It's a beach, what else would it be?
5
Maya
Hebrew name meaning water
5
Blue
The color of the water in the ocean
5
Skylar
A beautiful name that means strength, love and eternal life
4
Pebbles
Small stones on the beach
4
Lanai
Hawaiian for an island
3
Aqua
The ocean is a whole lot of water
3
Soleil
French word meaning the sun
3
Tarni
The waves or the surf
2
Isle
Short for island
2
Aliika
Queen of the sea is it's meaning
2
Seashell
Perfect for a dog who spends her days on the beach
2
Blondie
A dog with hair bleached golden by the sun (or is just colored golden )
1
Eliana
Means daughter of the sun
0
Dawn
A special time in the early morning when the sun rises over the sea
0
Sandypaws
For the beachy dog
-2
Calinda
Hindi for the sun - a beautiful name
-2
Darya
This gorgeous Persian name means the sea
-2
Azure
A beautiful intense blue in the sea
-2
Dune
Many beaches have beautiful dunes
-3
Snapper
A surfer's term for a small wave
-3
Solange
Angel of the sun
-3
Morwenna
Waves of the sea
-3
Beachbabe
She lives on the beach
-3
Selena
Sister of the sun
-3
Bonfire
On the beach - what a perfect evening
-4
Bikini
Not much material on a two piece swimming suit
-5
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.