Riverdale Dog Names

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Introduction

Welcome to the Riverdale naming guide, the naming guide with pep! A lot of us grew up reading the fantastic Archie comics. They have been around for a long time, and chances are that if you read the comics then your parents and grandparents did too. Long story short, the comics are immensely popular. They challenged the norm and set new boundaries. They were more than just humorous strips. Now, there is a Riverdale for the modern era. The CW decided that the time was right for a dark retelling of the classic story. They could not have been more right.

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Riverdale Dog Name Considerations

The Archie Comics first appeared in the early 1940's. Morale was low and people were not very cheerful. It was the second world war, of course. While the fighting raged on in Europe, America was being sucked in and everyone, even those who weren't in the crosshairs of war, was starting to feel the effects. People were gloomy, and they wanted something to cheer them up. Entertainment became a little more cheery and although it was interspersed with propaganda, it did a good job of cheering up the public. One of those mediums was comics. Archie comics were cheerful and proudly American, so naturally, they soared in popularity. 

This immediate rise continued for years when other comics suffered, Archie and the gang adapted. Now they have adapted to the small screen, and the results are phenomenal. Teenagers, like in the 1940's, can't stop talking about what Archie and co were up to in the last episode. The premise is darker, edgier and it works. Everything on the surface looks sugary sweet, but that illusion is shattered in episode one. This has resulted in tremendous popularity. Which is why this naming guide contains names from the hit show and the source material. A dog with a serious side would suit a Riverdale name well, as would a pup with a dark or silvery coat. Consider your pet and his personality and looks as you peruse our Riverdale list.

Male Riverdale Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
5
Jughead
Archie’s best friend
4
Fangs
A member of the Serpents
2
Archie
One of the main characters
2
FP
Jughead’s father
2
Chic
Betty’s long-lost brother
2
Sweet Pea
A member of the Southside serpents
1
Reggie
One of the recurring characters
0
Jason
Cheryl’s twin brother
0
Mustang
A member of the Serpents
0
Myles
Josie’s father
-1
Andrews
Archie’s surname
-1
Dilton
A recurring nerdy character
-1
Moose
A member of the football team
-1
Kevin
A main character
-1
Hiram
Veronica’s father
-2
Arthur
Hermione’s hired servant
-2
Andre
The Lodges’ personal assistant
-2
Fred
Archie’s father
-2
Joaquin
A member of the Serpents
-2
Tom
Kevin’s father
-2
Waldo
The principal of Riverdale High
-2
Claudius
The Blossom grandfather
-2
Chuck
Coach Clayton’s son
-3
Trev
Valerie’s brother
-3
Oscar
Tried to help Archie with his music
-3
Clayton
The Coach’s surname
-3
Hal
Betty’s father
-3
Manfred
Ethel’s father
-3
Malachai
A member of the Ghoulies
-4
Paul
Hiram’s peer

Female Riverdale Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
8
Betty
One of the main characters
8
Cheryl
A fan favorite anti-hero
8
Toni
A member of the Serpents
7
Blossom
Cheryl’s surname
7
Topaz
Toni’s surname
5
Veronica
Archie’s girlfriend
4
Jellybean
Jughead’s sister
4
Josie
A talented singer
3
Rose
Cheryl’s grandmother
2
Midge
Moose’s girlfriend
1
Polly
Betty’s older sister
0
Ginger
Cheryl’s former sidekick
0
Hemione
Veronica’s mother
0
Jinx
A character in the comics
-1
Alice
Betty’s mother
-1
Mary
Archie’s mother
-1
Valerie
A member of Josie and The Pussycats
-2
Burble
A school counsellor in the comics
-3
Ethel
One of the students
-3
Geraldine
Also known as Ms Grundy
-3
Penelope
Cheryl’s mother
-3
Tina
One of the cheerleaders
-3
Penny
Formerly in league with the Serpents
-3
Sierra
Josie’s mother
-3
Melody
A former member of Josie and The Pussycats
-4
Nancy
Chuck’s love interest in the comics
-4
Gladys
Jughead’s mother in the comics
-4
Bernice
A cafeteria cook
-4
Brigitte
A friend of Betty and Veronica in the comics
-4
Maria
A fiery comic character

Community Dogs With Riverdale Names

Blossom's name story for Riverdale Dog Names
Blossom
Female
Siberian Husky
Ontario, CA
Personality
Energetic
Sweet
Fluffy

I thought of my favourite character nana rose blossom and went from there