Cavapoos are a designer breed beloved for their temperament, adorable look, and status as a hypoallergenic breed. If you’re looking for the best Cavapoo names for your dog, we’ve compiled a list.
A mix between a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and a poodle, depending on where you are, you might have heard them called a: cavadoodle, cavoodle, cavipoodle, or cavalierdoodle.
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Choosing a Cute Cavapoo Name
Choosing a cute cavapoo name perfect for your new friend can be tricky. The choices for cavapoo names are endless. When deciding on names:
- Remember to take your time. Don’t rush it. Your cavapoo’s name will be with them their whole life.
- Don’t overthink it, either. If you meet your cavapoo and a name springs to mind, don’t be afraid to go with it.
- Try out different names either before or after your cavapoo comes home. How easy is the name to say? Is it a name you will be comfortable calling out in public?
- Consider a one or two-syllable name or a name that will easily lend itself to a one or two-syllable nickname. There is a reason the breed is called “cavapoo.” Short names are easier to say, and short names make for cute cavapoo names.
- Think about names that fit your cavapoo’s appearance or personality.
- If you want your cavapoo’s name to have a specific meaning, you can look up baby names or words in the dictionary that carry that meaning.
Keep reading for suggestions of female, male, and unisex names for a cavapoo.
Female Cavapoo Names
Whether you are looking for a conventional female name or one that brings a touch of femininity to your cavapoo’s name, there are many options for cute cavapoo names for your female.
Named for the flower, Lily, Lilly is the perfect name for a sweet, carefree, affectionate female cavapoo.
Lulu is a fun name and perfect for a fun, loving cavapoo. It is a little bit quiet and a little bit goofy.
Even if your cavapoo isn’t the color of honey, Honey is an adorable name. A term of endearment, your cavapoo, Honey, will know how much you love her every time you say her name.
Another name that comes from a flower, Poppy, is bright and energetic. Consider Poppy for your fun, high-spirited female cavapoo.
An old-fashioned name, Pearl is an excellent choice for a white cavapoo or a female cavapoo who has a soft, affectionate personality.
Hazel is another old-fashioned name. Hazel is handsome yet feminine and is perfect for brown cavapoos. The stress on the first syllable will surely get your cavapoo’s attention.
The definition of the word moxie is spirited, energy, and nerve. Moxie is the perfect name for an energetic or sassy cavapoo.
Named after the tree, Willow fits the cavapoo’s coat. A bit darker than other plant and flower names, it will for any color cavapoo and is the perfect feminine choice for an easy-going cavapoo.
Daisy is the name for a sunny and happy female cavapoo. It is a perfect feminine name that captures the characteristics of her coat.
Luna is one of the most popular names for female cavapoos. It is a sweet name that pays homage to the moon and would be perfect for a dark or white cavapoo.
If you’re looking for a fun and wild name for your cavapoo, Izzy might be the right one. Often a nickname for Isabel or Elizabeth gives you the option of using it as a nickname for a more formal name.
Bella means beautiful and will suit your beautiful female cavapoo.
Penelope is a fun name for your female cavapoo. It is serious and silly at the same time. If you like having a formal name and a nickname for your cavapoo, you can call her Penny.
Other Names for Female Cavapoos
Male Cavapoo Names
Whether your cavapoo is the commanding alpha male or more of the class clown, there’s a name to capture his cuteness and personality.
A name taken from a classic comic character, Archie is a great name for your fun, silly, good-natured cavapoo.
Names taken from other animals can be a good fit for your cavapoo. Bear is the name for your solid, serious, and curious male.
With their teddy bear-like appearance, Teddy is a wonderful name for your loveable, huggable cavapoo.
Ollie is another cavapoo name that is fun to say. Ollie is sweet, energetic, and a bit goofy.
If you want to give your male cavapoo a person’s name, you can’t go wrong with Eddie. It is classic, easy to say, and fits many types of personalities.
Named for a semi-precious stone, Jasper also comes from an English name meaning “treasurer.” Jasper is distinguished, treasured, and a treasure.
Buddy is a classic name for good reason. If your cavapoo is your best friend, let him know every time you say his name.
Winston is an old-fashioned but classy name for your male cavapoo. It is a name he will grow into, no matter how serious or silly his character is.
Max is a cool name for a cool cavapoo. At only one syllable, when you’re feeling affectionate, you may find yourself calling him Maxie.
A name that has been around for a while, Rusty is a good choice for a golden or brown cavapoo. It will also work for a vocal or even natured cavapoo.
Cash might be the right name if you like the sound of Ash. Cash is a solid name for a strong, even, but sometimes edgy male cavapoo.
Ziggy is a brilliant name for a high-energy, loving, and fun-loving cavapoo. Ziggy is fun to say and will make you smile whenever you call your cavapoo.
A solid name for your strong companion, Rocky is a cute classic and a winning name for your male cavapoo.
Other Names for Male Cavapoos
Unisex Cavapoo Names
If you don’t want to give your cavapoo a traditional male or female name or want to give them a name that would work for either, you can find information everywhere for unisex cavapoo names.
Perfect for a loved and pampered cavapoo, Baby can be shortened to Babe or Boo.
Scout is a classic unisex name and works well for an independent, curious cavapoo.
Whether referring to coat color or a fictional character, Ash is a solid name, fun to say, and just the right amount of unusual.
Pepper can refer to the color of your cavapoo or their spicy personality. It is a name you’ll want to say repeatedly; when you don’t, you can shorty it to Peppy or Peps.
Food can be a popular inspiration for dog names. Depending on color or energy, Popcorn might be the perfect name for your cavapoo.
Doodle is a play on poodle but refers to your cavapoo’s coat. Doodle is a fun, silly, loving, and high-energy name.
Harley is an edgy, unisex name, perfect for a strong, independent, and sometimes crazy cavapoo.
Shadow works for a dark cavapoo, a cavapoo who likes to hide, or a cavapoo who likes to stay close behind.
Puppet is a fun name for a fun, fluffy cavapoo. If you like puns, “pup” pet might be the right name for your cavapoo.
Another food name that is also a term of endearment, Pumpkin, can be used to refer to your cavapoo’s color or how loveable and huggable they are.
A fiery name for a fiery cavapoo, Blaze is a striking alternative to names like Dash or Sparky.
Button is the perfect name for a perfectly cute cavapoo.
A good name for a smart, bright-eyed cavapoo, Sage is an herb known for its fresh aroma. Sage also means one who is wise.
Other Unisex Names for Cavapoos
Finding the Perfect Name for Your Perfect Cavapoo
The possibilities are endless when it comes to cavapoo names. You can take inspiration from:
- Baby names
- Plant and flower names
- Names of foods and spices
- Names of places
- Names of other animals
- Color names
- Fictional characters
- Favorite songs
- Any word in the dictionary
The key to choosing the perfect cavapoo name is finding a name you like to say, something that means something to you and fits your cavapoo.
When you discover the name for your cavapoo, you’ll often know it—it will just click into place and feel right.
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