Miniature American Shepherd Dog Names

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Introduction

Want a small, energetic, loyal dog who can keep up with your activities? Then a Miniature American Shepherd could be perfect for you. This breed looks like an Australian Shepherd but smaller. Males are about 18 inches at their tallest, females 17 inches. This type of dog is a newer breed, developed in the 1960's in California. They only weigh 15 to 35 pounds and have an average life expectancy of 12 to 16 years. They were recognized by the American Kennel Club as a member of the herding group. Miniature American Shepherds come in a variety of colors including white, red, red merle, blue merle, and black. They often sport more than one color in their coats. Their eyes are almond shaped and many of these types of dogs have two different color eyes. The popularity of these cute, happy, little dogs is growing and it's easy to understand why. They're ready to go on a jog or play a game whenever you are. Sound like the dog for you? Then let's think about what you might want to name it.

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Miniature American Shepherd Dog Name Considerations

Now that you've decided what type of dog to get, you have another big decision to make. What should you name your new furbaby? Miniature Australian Shepherds are available in a wide variety of colors. They are attractive and cute, and so energetic. Making a decision about your dog's name is important. It's the first time you are choosing a bonding tool with your pup. It's a name you'll use countless times. You'll hear other people use the name a lot, too. What that all boils down to mean is that it's best to choose a name that you like and you won't tire of quickly. Consider your pup's color - a blue merle suits Smoky to a T. Is your dog full of spunk? Give them the tag of Scooter.

Select a name that is fairly short, one or two syllables usually works best. You'll also want to make sure it is easy to pronounce, especially if there are younger children in the home. Spend a bit of time getting to know your canine companion before selecting a name. The name needs to fit the dog's personality or be a direct contrast to it, like Tank for a tiny dog or Sleepy for an active pup. Whichever name you choose, It will be perfect for your dog because it was chosen with love.

Male Miniature American Shepherd Dog Names

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Addi
Noble or of nobility
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Bassett
It means small
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Patches
Especially good for a merle dog
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Mate
Australian term for friend
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Ces
A leader
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Angus
Great for a black and white dog
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Flash
These dogs are fast
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Scooter
Suits busy dogs who scoot around
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Flyer
For dogs who appear to fly as their speed is so fast
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Legend
Because your dog will be one
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Brak
It means one who is covered in freckles
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Gelar
It means brother
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Jimi
Independent and creative lovers of life
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Mitch
It means dear messenger of God
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Speedy
Perfect for a your herding dog
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Zippy
These are quick, little dogs
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Arnold
For a serious canine
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Pal
Your dog is your best friend
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Axle
It means divine reward
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Blue
The perfect name if your Miniature American Shepherd has a blue eye
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Beau
French for handsome boy
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Bolt
Like a bolt of lightning
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Kennedy
Because your buddy is like American royalty
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Jester
Good name if your dog is a little joker
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Rambo
After the Sly Stallone character
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Oliver
A popular boy's name in Australia
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Pilgrim
Just the dog tag for John Wayne fans
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Sarge
Your pup is in charge
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Fletcher
It means maker of arrows
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Winston
A place of victory

Female Miniature American Shepherd Dog Names

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Elspeth
It means consecrated from God
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Blossom
Pretty as a flower
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Daisy
A cheery flower
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Sunny
The personality of your Miniature American Shepherd
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Kylie
A boomerang
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Loila
It means sky
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Lily
A beautiful flower
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Pixie
A small, elf-like creature
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Mayra
An Australian name meaning spring wind
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Merinda
An Australian name that means beautiful
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Star
Because your pup is one
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Yani
It means peaceful
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Gidget
A lively girl
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Blythe
It means happy
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Velvet
Soft and lovely to touch
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Sugar
For the sweet Miniature American Shepherd
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Sheila
An Australian female
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Gypsy
A traveler
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Lady
For the elegant and classy canine
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Belle
As in the belle of the ball
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Jackie O
After Jacqueline Kennedy
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Rose
An American beauty
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Suzie Q
An American nickname
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Dottie
A great name for a merle dog
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Dumpling
A sweet treat
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Peggy
A gift from God
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Sherry
A nice liquor
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Siren
A temptress
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Beauty
The Miniature American Shepherd breed is a beauty
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Shy Ann
Many Miniature American Shepherds are timid with strangers

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