Top 15 Gray Dog Names

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It’s never too soon to try and figure out a name for a pooch. If you have a gray pupper or if you are thinking about getting one, several names stand out as being unique for gray dog breeds. Pupular gray pups include the Weimaraner, the Whippet, the Italian Greyhound, the blue, Pit Bull, the blue, Great Dane, the Pumi, and others. There are, of course, several other gray dog breeds and mixes.

Once you have a gray-furred doggy, then it only makes sense that you might be looking for the pawfect moniker that is befitting of their gray coat. So, where do you get the right inspiration to name your dog accordingly?

There are several places. First, you could name your pooch based on a person or character, a place, or anything that reminds you of the color gray. Of course, if you are having a hard time finding the pawfect name for your gray pooch, you could simply go with one of the many names that have inspired others with gray-coated canines. As such, if you are looking for a woofderful moniker for your doggo, in line with its gray coat color, then check out the top ten names below.


If you have an evenly colored grey barker that reminds you of ‘renewal from destruction’ then ash is the pawfect choice of a name for them.


Luna or moon is a furrific name for a gray female doggo that reflects your bright and charismatic personality. 


Frost is an excellent name for a grey colored tail-wagger that lives in a cold environment. Also, if your pooch is extremely reserved in character, then Frosty is a unique name for your gray pooch.

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Silverbell is a pawtastic moniker for a midsized, gray female pooch. The silverbell is a mid-sized tree that produces bell-shaped flowers that are silver in color.


Grandalf the Gray, the famous wizard from the Lord of the Rings is the pawfect inspiration for a wise barker that is a natural leader among canine friends.


One of the favorite colors for bridesmaid dresses is dusty gray. If you have a female pooch that you adore then Dusty is a pawrific moniker for your pooch. 


Just like the cloudy weather, the single color that describes the word storm is gray. A storm develops when opposing forces result into a disturbance. If your gray pooch loves to cause chaos, then there is no better moniker for them.


Everyone knows that a cloudy sky is predominantly a gray sky. If you have a grey furry tail-wagger, then Cloudy is a pawfect name for them.


Sterling silver is a grade of silver that is alloyed with copper to make it harder. If you have a precious gray colored pooch that is also your pillar, then Sterling is a pawrific name for them.


Greyjoy is the name of a ruling family in the pawtacular novel ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’ more popularly adapted into the famous TV series ‘Game of Thrones.’ If you love the characters in the story, then Greyjoy is an unforgettable name to bestow on your pooch.