200 Harry Potter Dog Names For Your Pets

Are you a massive Harry Potter fan that is looking to name your new puppy something from Wizarding world? Well, you are in luck! Our team has put together the ultimate list of Harry Potter Dog Names!

This list includes potential dog names based on different characters, locations, and events within Harry Potter. This list also includes a list of dogs that appear within the Harry Potter books and movies as well as their names if you want to name your dog after a dog in Harry Potter.

Without further ado, let’s take a look at our list of Harry Potter dog names that you can use as inspiration when naming your new puppy. It is important to look at ideas for dog names to see if one of the names instantly stands out to you.

Harry Potter Dog Names Based On Actual Pets And Creatures In The Books

Instead of naming your dog after a human character from Harry Potter, why not think about naming your puppy after an actual dog or other creature from the series. You could pick one of the names you like or pick one of the characters that has a similar personality to your dog.

Below are some popular pets and creatures within the Harry Potter series:

  • Crookshanks – Hermione’s pet cat
  • Hedwig – Harry’s owl
  • Scabbers – Ron’s rat
  • Fluffy – Hagrid’s three-headed dog
  • Sirius – Sirius Black who can transform into a dog
  • Fang – Hagrid’s pet bloodhound
  • Fawkes – Dumbledore’s phoenix
  • Lupin – Former teacher at Hogwarts that transforms into a werewolf
  • Norbet – Hagrid’s pet dragon
  • Dobby – The heroic house-elf throughout the series

Boy Harry Potter Dog Names

Do you have a new male puppy that you are looking to name after Harry Potter? Then we have the perfect list of name ideas for you. If you are looking for a more comprehensive list of boy dog names then we recommend reading our article.

Below are the most popular male Harry Potter dog names in alphabetical order:

  • Alastor
  • Albus
  • Arthur
  • Barty
  • Bill
  • Cedric
  • Credence
  • Dean
  • Dobby
  • Draco
  • Dudley
  • Dumbledore
  • Fred
  • George
  • Godric
  • Grindelwald
  • Hagrid
  • Harry
  • James
  • Moody
  • Neville
  • Newt
  • Peter
  • Remus
  • Ron
  • Rubeus
  • Salazar
  • Seamus
  • Snape
  • Tom
  • Viktor

Girl Harry Potter Dog Names

Are you getting a new female puppy or dog and are looking for inspiration for their name? Well, then our list of the most popular female dog name ideas from Harry Potter will help give you some inspiration. If you want a more comprehensive female name list then please read our girl dog names article.

Below is a list of the most popular girl Harry Potter dog name ideas in alphabetical order to help with your inspiration.

  • Angelina
  • Cho
  • Dolores
  • Fleur
  • Ginny
  • Helga
  • Hermione
  • Hooch
  • Katie
  • Leta
  • Lily
  • Minerva
  • Molly
  • Pansy
  • Parvati
  • Penelope
  • Petunia
  • Queenie
  • Rita
  • Rowena
  • Trelawny
  • Winky
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Harry Potter Dog Names Based On Magic Creatures

The wizarding world of Harry Potter is filled with hundreds of different magical creatures, beasts, and monsters that have become beloved by the fans of the series. There are hundreds of different creatures that you could name your dog after but our team has gather a handful of our favorite Harry Potter creatures that you could name your dog after. Check out a complete list of Harry Potter creatures for more naming ideas and background information on each creature.

Our favorite Harry Potter creatures and beasts you could name your dog after:

  • Acromantula
  • Aragog
  • Basilisk
  • Bicorn
  • Billywig
  • Boggar
  • Caipora
  • Centaur
  • Crup
  • Dementor
  • Demiguise
  • Dragon
  • Dwarf
  • Elfie
  • Fairy
  • Firenze
  • Genie
  • Gnome
  • Goblin
  • Griffin
  • Hag
  • Hippogriff
  • House-elf
  • Hydra
  • Imp
  • Kelpie
  • Mandrake
  • Matagot
  • Moke
  • Mooncalf
  • Nymph
  • Ogre
  • Phoenix
  • Pixie
  • Poltergeist
  • Porlock
  • Puff
  • Puffskein
  • Selkie
  • Siren
  • Skrewt
  • Sphynx
  • Tebo
  • Thunderbird
  • Troll
  • Trollwig
  • Unicorn
  • Veela
  • Werewolf
  • Willow

Funny or Punny Harry Potter Dog Name Ideas

If you are a true fan of the Harry Potter book series or movie series then it could be a good idea to think about a funny name or a punny name from the series. The wizard world is full of unique and funny names that can be transformed to create the perfect pet name for your dog. It is important to try to think of a funny or pun-based name on your own as these will be more unique and will have more of a personal connection with your family but our team has thought of a few funny Harry Potter dog names that you can use as inspiration.

Our Favorite Funny Harry Potter Dog Names:

  • Hairy Pawter
  • Dogwarts
  • Hufflepug
  • Ravenpaw
  • Barty Couch Jr.
  • Triwhiskers
  • Adumbledorable
  • Gryffindog
  • Pansy Barkinson
  • Golden Snitch
  • Percy Leashley
  • Pettigrew
  • Furnon Dursley
  • Oliver Woof
  • Severus Snacks
  • Hufflepup
  • Hufflepug
  • Ruffyndor
  • Roverclaw
  • Sloberin
  • Hairy Pupper
  • Hufflepup
  • Ruffnydor
  • Pansy Barkison
  • Barktemius

Why You Should Name Your Dog After Harry Potter

Harry Potter is one of the most popular fiction book series of all time and it has built up one of the most devoted and passionate fan bases. Because of how popular the series is, it is common to see dogs or cats that are named after the Harry Potter series. If you go to a dog park it is possible that you will meet a dog that is named after the books. After reading through all of our name ideas you might figure out that a dog you know is actually named after Harry Potter and you had no idea!

We think it is really cool to name your dog after the Harry Potter series because it will provide your dog with a unique and interesting name but the name will also have a close personal connection with one of your passions. It is always a good idea to think about names that have a close personal connection with yourself or your family. And for many people naming their puppy after their favorite fantasy series is a beautiful option!

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Dr. Jacob Hawthorne, DVM

Dr. Jacob Hawthorne, DVM is a certified veterinarian who graduated from the University of California - Davis Veterinary School in 2012. He specializes in nutrition and veterinary medicine for companion animals such as dogs, cats, rabbits, and more. He has been featured in websites such as PetMD, Yahoo News, Hills Pet, Daily Paws, and more. Learn more about Dr. Jacob Hawthorne, DVM.