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The 150+ Most Famous Names for a Golden Retriever Dog




Golden Retrievers are famous for their iconic fluffy golden fur, sweet disposition, and intelligence.

It’s no wonder that new dog owners of this breed want to give them a famous name!

In our list below you’ll find over 190 unique dog names for Golden Retrievers.

There are plenty of famous male names as well as female names so there is something for everyone.

famous golden retriever names

Golden Retrievers Named by Celebrities

  • Gary
  • Moses
  • Waylon
  • Nash
  • Layla
  • Emmie
  • Ella
  • Birdie
  • Jones
  • Luke
  • Rumpy
  • Coco
  • Bambi
  • Poker
  • Elvis
  • Howie
Celebrity Golden Retriever Names

Famous Male Golden Retriever Names

B-Dawg
Air buddies movie
Bailey
Stars in the movie “The Adventures of Bailey: The lost pup
Brinkley
Stars in the movie “You’ve got mail”
Budderball
Air Buddies movie
Buddha
Air buddies movie
Buddy
Air buddies Movie
Comet
From the TV series “Full House”
Digby
From the TV series “Pushing Daisies”
Dug
From Pixar movie “Up”
Duke
Poster dog for advertisements of Bush’s Baked Beans.
Elvis
Nick Jonas’s dog
Fluke
Star in the movie “Fluke”
JJ
Jackie Chan’s dog
Jojo
Pamela Anderson’s dog
Jones
Jackie Chan’s dog
Luca
Oprah Winfrey’s Golden Retriever dog
Mudbud
Air buddies movie
Pontiac
Betty White’s Golden Retriever
Renn
Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone’s Goldent Retriever
Riley
the hero dog that partcipated in search and rescue after the 9/11 attacks
Shelby
Stars in Smallville as a superdog that lost its powers
Shep
From the book “Laura Ingalls Wilder’s these happy golden years”
Famous Male Golden Retriever Names

Famous Female Golden Retriever Names

Bretagne
the hero dog that partcipated in search and rescue after the 9/11 attacks
Charlie
Adam Levine’s Golden retriever
Frankie Girl
Adam Levine’s Golden retriever dog that past aways.
Gracie
Oprah Winfrey’s Golden retriever dog
Liberty
American president Gerald Ford’s dog
Rosebud
Air buddies movie
Shadow
Stars in the movie “The incredible Journey”
Victory
Ronald Regan’s dog
Famous Female Golden Retriever Names

Names of Famous Golden Retrievers in Pop Culture

Alex (Stroh’s Beer)
Brinkley
(You’ve Got Mail)
Speedy
(The Drew Carey Show)
Parker/Enzo
(The Art of Racing in the Rain)
Napoleon (Napoleon)
Shadow
(Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey)
Beau
(Wargames, A Year in the Life, Purina dog food commercials)
Spray (Flipper)
Digby
(Pushing Daisies)
Shelby (Smallville)
Bud/Comet
(Air Bud, Full House)
Duke
(Bush’s Baked Beans)
Brandon
(Punky Brewster)
Barkley (Subaru)
Levie/Jesse
(Sue Thomas: F.B. Eye)
Names of Famous Golden Retrievers

Famous Golden Retriever Names with Meanings

Comet Head with long hair
Sam Listener
Pontiac Odawa war chief
Renn Water lily
Bretagne Prince
Scout To listen
Mud Dirt
Rosebud Bud of a rose flower
Shadow Shade
Maddie Maiden or strength
Elvis All wise
Levie Hero or knight
Victory Carrying victory
Jones John’s son
Shelby Willow farm
Spay Lively or alert
Speedy Quick or successful
Fluke Fleck
Misty Mist
Brandon Beacon hill
Pinkie Color pink
Brinkley Woodland clearing
Dug Dark water
Luca Sacred wood
Alex Warrior or man’s defender
Bud Friend
Parker Park keeper
Liberty Freedom
Digby Farm settlement
Bingo card game
Famous Golden Retriever Names with Meanings

So, what do you think? Did we miss any famous Golden Retriever names that should be on this list?

Is there a name your pup goes by but no one else knows about it yet?

Let us know in the comments below and tell us why you love their unique name.

If you can’t decide between two or more of our suggestions, don’t worry! There are plenty of great dog names to choose from for any size breed on our list of Golden Retriever names.

We hope these 190+ well-known or not-so-well-known Golden Retriever dog names have helped inspire some creative thinking when deciding on a perfect pet name for your furry friend!

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