Top 30 Popular German Shepherd Dog Names from Movies and TV Shows

If you are looking for the dog name for your German Shepherd pup which has been used in TV shows or movies? You came to the right place.


  • Bob Lee Swagger`s – Shooter 2007. Bob Is the Name of the German Shepherd in this film. His original name is Logan.
  • Rusty – Star of the 1947 film For the Love of Rusty, one of eight movies in the Rusty series.
  • Wolfie – Terminator 1984.In this movie you can see in some scenes a German Shepherd is barking on the terminator.
  • Chips – The most famous war dog during World War II.
  • Prince
  • Trakr – The rescue dog which had the credit to rescue the last survivor of the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center. Also known to have produced five cloned puppies.
  • Tulip – Main character of the book My Dog Tulip by J. R. Ackerley.The dog was the hero when the book was made into a film in 2009.
  • Charlie B. Barkin – The yellow dog in the animated movie All Dogs Go To Heaven.
  • Ace- Canine movie star from 1938 to 1946.
  • Rin Tin Tin – Movie star in The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin series of movies from 1922 to 1931. The dog was also featured in the animated series with same name.
  • Samantha – The pet dog from the book I am Legend that later was made into film.
  • Horand von Grafrath – Born in 1895, this was the first of the German Shephered line.
  • Max
  • Strongheart – He was common dog actor in several films. One of the films was White Fang released in 1925.
  • Sandow
  • Jerry Lee – The hero of the film K-9 with James Belushi.
  • Eliot Shag – Featured in Jim Henson Productions’s Dog City on TV. The dog was a star here with puppetry and animation.
  • Fangs

  • Sam – From I am Legend 2007.
  • Bullet – This highly trained German Shepherd was star in The Roy Rogers Show, an American TV series in 1951-1957.
  • Ace Hart – Featured in the animated series Dog City from 1992 to 1995.
  • Buddy – This female dog was the first trained guide dog who accompanied Morris Frank, founder of The Seeing Eye guide dog school and the first owner of a seeing eye dog in the U.S.
  • Delgado – Appeared in 2008 film Beverly Hills Chihuahua.
  • Won Ton Ton – Hero of the 1976 movie Won Ton Ton-The Dog Who Saved Hollywood. The role was played by Gus.
  • Clipper
  • Rex – The famous character in the animated series Inspector Rex, played by Beejay. This is an Austrian-made police TV drama.
  • Hobo – Star of the 1960s and 1970s TV series The Littlest Hobo.
  • Andromeda – The dog in the 1961 movie The Parent Trap.
  • Captain
  • Dudu.

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