101+ Pitbull Names: Cool, Tough, Fun and More…

So, you have just brought home a new four-legged family member, who happens to be a paw-fect Pitbull – congratulations!

Now it’s time for the hard part.

You need to decide on a name for your new furry friend. Don’t worry we have got you covered.

Whether your Pitbull is a Blue or Red Nose, a boy or a girl – there is a name out there for your four-legged friend.

Take a look at our list of names below for some inspiration. We are sure that you will find the perfect name for your Pitbull pup…

Pitbull Names

Pitbull Dog

Whether your Pitbull is a boy or girl, we know that it’s important to choose the right name for your pup. A name should fit your furry friend’s personality and their overall look. Here are some great names for your Pitbull puppy.

You would be barking mad not to love at least one of these names:

Pitbull Names
Eddie Russell
Lola Ivy
Bella Shane
Freddie Lance
Masie Bruno
Waldo Flower
Becks Hans
Stella Lilly
Betty Clara
Makayla Lilo
Duchess Kiki
Ernie Elsa
Ellie Max
Chester Buddy
Ted Anna
Misty Troy
Storm Charlie
Duke Boris
Dollar Butch
Scout Tammy
Flynn Kai
Lucky Emma
Rocky Rose
Skye Liberty
Bubba Tigger
Patch Forrest
Bullseye Tee
Trixie Piper
Ari Jo
Jet Nikita
Ruby Bailey
Radar Chloe
Snoopy Sadie
Cooper Frankie
Ryder Wallace
Elsie Rex
Tim Coco
Wanda Bree
Levi Carter
Zeke Nala
Wyatt Faith
Megan Dan
Axel Jack
Rascal Benji
Sheba Chip
Spencer Clifford
Pippa Trouble
Pedro Simba
Zippy Brooke
Cherry Scooby

Female Pitbull Names

Blue Nose Pitbull Running

Do you have a ferocious and fabulous female Pitbull? Then we are sure we have the name for her, whatever her personality.

We have picked some of the best names for your pup, ranging from feminine to fearsome.

Our favorite name is Harley (like the DC villain Harley Quinn) because she’s as pretty as she is powerful – just like your Pitbull.

Howl about some of these names below?

  • Harley
  • Dixie
  • Luna
  • Ava
  • Paisley
  • Peppa
  • Sydney
  • Isla
  • Lotus
  • Kallie
  • Penny
  • Aphrodite – The goddess of beauty, great for your gorgeous girl.
  • Freya
  • Marigold
  • Cleo
  • Izzy
  • Gracie
  • Ocean
  • Dianna
  • Aella
  • Zara
  • Sansa – Like the strong and beautiful character from Game of Thrones.
  • Poppy
  • Roxy
  • Artemis – Another Greek goddess.
  • Alexa
  • Sierra
  • Marilyn – Like Marilyn Monroe.

Male Pitbull Names

Are you struggling to find a name that suits your boisterous male Pitbull?

Then look no further, because we are here to lend you a helping paw!

Here are some marvelous names that we think would be a brilliant choice, take a look:

  • Arlo
  • Bruce
  • Tinker
  • Tyson
  • Barney
  • Noah
  • Champion
  • Truman
  • Jon
  • Logan
  • Wilson
  • Thor – God of Thunder, so great for a Pitbull who loves to make a racket.
  • Wayne
  • Tyrion – Another Game of Thrones character.
  • Rango
  • Woody
  • Odin – Another God of Norse mythology.
  • Zedd
  • Homer
  • Ox
  • Mitchell
  • Everest
  • Toby
  • Otis
  • Mason
  • Damon
  • Tyrone

Badass Pitbull Names

Blue Nose Pitbull Appearance

Still not found the right name for your new canine companion?

Well, perhaps you are looking for a name with a bit more bling…

Here are some badass names that will make a paw-some name for any Pitbull pup that walks the park with loads of swagger.

Badass Pitbull Names
Warlock Mulan
Zelda Jedi
Asher Shadow
Zola Boudica
Tiger Jinx
Buffy Jaws
Aspen Apache – Just like the Helicopter.
Voodoo Echo

Unique Female Pitbull Names

Every pup has a different personality – this is what makes your Pitbull so unique and special.

We know your female Pitbull is truly one of a kind.

So, why not celebrate your gorgeous girl by picking a name that is equally as unique as she is? We have picked some names that we are sure you will woof…

Unique Female Pitbull Names
Blythe – this means happy.

Cool Pitbull Names

Pitbull Mix Dog

Maybe you are looking for a cooler name for your furry companion.

We have got some names that are sure to make you look like the trendiest owner in the dog park every time you call your canine’s cool name.

Our favorite name is Phoenix. What is yours?

  1. Phoenix
  2. Scrappy
  3. Huntress
  4. Hugo
  5. Flint
  6. Dexter
  7. Nebula – Like the awesome character from Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy.
  8. Spider
  9. Trigger
  10. Paris
  11. Vadar – A name that is sure to stand out (Starwars).
  12. Ingrid
  13. Versace
  14. Joker
  15. Lara – Like Lara Croft.
  16. Rumor
  17. Atlas
  18. Whisper

Tough Pitbull Names

Pitbulls are known for being strong and muscular dogs.

Despite appearances Pitbulls are one of the most loving dog breeds and are soft and loveable companions.

But we think it’s a cool idea to give your Pitbull a name that matches their ‘tough guy’ exterior. Take a look at our list below:

  1. Xena – Like the warrior princess.
  2. Robber
  3. Conan – Just like Conan the Barbarian.
  4. Chaos
  5. Valkyrie
  6. Ursula – This means little bear.
  7. Blizzard
  8. Rosa – An awesome name for your tough Pitbull.
  9. Apollo
  10. Trooper
  11. Kong
  12. Loki
  13. Sherriff
  14. Nova
  15. Zodiac
  16. Hades
  17. Gunner
  18. Bouncer

Cute Pitbull Names

Pitbulls might look tough, but we know that they are really cute and cuddly!

Did you know that Pitbulls are known as nanny dogs, because of how great they are with kids?

That is why your Pitbull deserves a name that is as adorable as they are. We have picked some of the cutest names around for your canine companion.

Cute Pitbull Names
Biscuit Rosebud
Pip Peanut
Teddy Dee Dee
Dolly Panda
Dottie Valentine
Twinkie Gabrielle
Blanket Skittles

Red Nose Pitbull Names

We know it can be tough trying to figure out what to name your pup, but we think a great way to choose a name is based on their coat color.

Red Nose Pitbulls are well-known for their warm, copper colored coat – so why not pick a name inspired by their fluffy fur?

  • Amber
  • Honey
  • Elma
  • Rudolph – An ironic name, though we hope your Pitbull’s nose does not glow.
  • Chestnut
  • Pumpkin
  • Whiskey
  • Scarlet
  • Merlot
  • Blaze
  • Redbull
  • Amaretto
  • Dorito
  • Arancia – If you prefer a more exotic name, then this is the one (this is Italian for orange).
  • Copper
  • Clementine

Blue Nose Pitbull Names

Feeling blue because you can’t seem to find the right name?

Blue Nose Pitbulls have a gorgeous gray coat! Since their coats are gray, yet are often referred to as blue, we have chosen names based upon cold colors, or names that remind us of the color gray.

Blue Nose Pitbull Names

Brindle Pitbull Names

Brindle Pitbulls have a unique coat. Their coats are usually black or brown, but many have a bit of both in their coats. The mix of colors can be a great source of inspiration when choosing a name – our favorite name is puzzle.

Brindle Pitbull Names
Puzzle Tweedy
Stripes Spatter
Patch Marble
Mosaic Dotty
Freckles Mottle
Thatcher Fleck
Tint Egg
Sable Tie-dye
Smudge Paint


We understand that choosing the paw-fect name can be a tricky task.

So we hope that our list of names has helped you decide.

Despite the bad reputation of Pitbulls, we know that they make great family pets and companions. They don’t deserve their bad reputation, but they certainly deserve a name as amazing as they are!

We recommend choosing a name based upon the color of their coat, their unique personality, or even just choosing a name from your favorite TV show. There are many sources of inspiration out there.

Let us know what you decided to call your Pitbull in the comments section below…

Thomas Woods Face Portrait
Thomas has been a dog lover since he was 6 years old when his parents got him a rescue Labrador. Since then his love for dogs has lead him to study Animal Behavior & Welfare. He now keeps a six year old English Bullmastiff and educates pet parents through his online publication Perfect Dog Breeds.

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