Chihuahua Dog Names

A Chihuahua is one of the most interesting breeds to find a dog name for. The obvious choice is to go with a small name, such as ‘Tiny’. Or maybe go with an ironic puppy name such as ‘Killer.’ What will you choose? Certain breeds have certain characteristics, and Chihuahuas are incredibly distinct dogs with interesting personalities. We hope you find a fitting name for your new pup in this range of lists, but if you don’t, Fido always works!


Popular Chihuahua names
Studies indicate the following two names are among the most popular for Chihuahuas. Honestly, we’re not surprised!

  • Tiny
  • Tex

Mexican-influenced Chihuahua names
Chihuahuas were named for the Mexican state of the same name, Chihuahua, which borders Texas. Pay tribute to your little dog’s heritage with these traditional Mexican names.

  • Jose
  • Maria

More great Chihuahua names
Chihuahua names are great for making jokes. Let your imagination run wild!

  • Killer
  • Bully
  • Monster
  • T-Bone