165+ Tough Dog Names

Congratulations on your new puppy! There are so many different tough dog names, and we have a great list for you here.
This article is filled with 160 of the best tough dog names male and female! These names will range from ancient gladiator names to tough fictional characters. So scan this list to discover the perfect name for your new tough dog!

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Tough Male Dog Names

  • Ares
  • Ax
  • Arrow
  • Ace
  • Alastar (Alastar Moody)
  • Anubis (Egyptian god of death)
  • Alejandro (Sicario movies)
  • Atlas
  • Atilla
  • Bear
  • Bane
  • Bjørn (Bear)
  • Bandit
  • Black Widow
  • Banshee
  • Bronx
  • Beast
  • Brutus
  • Blitz
  • Butcher
  • Bowser
  • Bones
  • Bond (Bond, James Bond)
  • Cage
  • Captian
  • Cassius
  • Ceaser
  • Cerberus
  • Crixus (Roman gladiator)
  • Chesty (Chesty Puller USMC Legend)
  • Courage
  • Conan
  • Commodus (Roman Gladiator)
  • Chaos
  • Danger
  • Dagger
  • Deisel
  • Dumbledor
  • Dragon
  • Deathstalker
  • Flamma (Roman Gladiator)
  • Fang
  • Flash
  • Fenrir-Greyback (HP)
  • Gatling (The gun)
  • General
  • Griffin
  • Genghis Khan
  • Gladiator
  • Hades
  • Hannibal
  • Hercules
  • Hermes (Greek god of messages-travelers)
  • Hermes (The roman Gladiator)
  • Hans Solo
  • Ivan the terrible
  • Ivar the boneless
  • Jaws
  • Jason (Bourne)
  • Jupiter
  • John Wick
  • Jesse James (American outlaw)
  • Kane
  • Laser
  • Lionheart
  • Lenin
  • Leonidas/Leo
  • Lucho
  • Loki
  • Mars (Roman god of war)
  • Mace
  • Marcus (Marcus Aurelius)
  • Marcus (Marcus Cassius Scaeva was the most badass roman soldier to live on earth!)
  • Maximus (Gladiator)
  • Merlin
  • Mulan
  • Napoleon
  • Nemesis
  • Ninja
  • Onyx
  • Odin
  • Patton (George Patton, or old blood and guts)
  • Panther
  • Panzer
  • Priscus (Roman Gladiator who fought Versus)
  • Predator
  • Python
  • Puller (If your a history buff then you will know Chesty Pullers is a USMC Legend)
  • Pop smoke
  • Raven
  • Ragnar
  • Rambo
  • Rasputin
  • Ranger
  • Rage
  • Red-Cloud
  • Riptide
  • Roman
  • Savage
  • Saladin
  • Scaeva (One of the badest roman soldiers to ever live!)
  • Shadow
  • Serg
  • Sergeant
  • Snake
  • Snape
  • Scout
  • Snowdevil
  • Storm
  • Stonewall (Stonewall Jackson)
  • Soldier
  • Thor
  • Thane
  • Thanos
  • Tank
  • Tarzan
  • Tetraites (Roman Gladiator)
  • Terminator
  • Ubba
  • Vlad
  • Verus (Roman Gladiator who fought Priscus both won their freedom)
  • Viper
  • Victor
  • Varg (Wolf in Norweigan)
  • Vader
  • Voldemort
  • Vulcan
  • War
  • Wicky (Like John Wick)
  • Widow (Black Widow from Marvel)
  • Yoda
  • Zsearksis
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Tough Female Dog Names

  • Arya
  • Athena
  • Amazonia
  • Amazon (Warrior)
  • Amasol (Goddes of war)
  • Bonnie (from Bonnie & Clyde)
  • Bertha
  • Boudicca
  • Cleo/Cleopatra
  • Cyborg (Cris Justino)
  • Croft (Laura Croft)
  • Deep Blue (the biggest great white shark)
  • Harley
  • Kali (Dark goddess)
  • Katniss
  • Juno
  • Joan of bark (instead of Ark)
  • Lagertha (Viking queen of Norway)
  • Moke (Tough girl in Hawaiian)
  • Night Witch (Night Witches were WW2 Russian female bombers. BTW they flew in wooden unarmored planes)
  • Pele (Goddess of Volcano and fire Hawiann)
  • Ronda
  • Sheba
  • Tamara (Tamara queen of Georgia)
  • Trixie
  • Valkyrie
  • Wonder women
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Our Top 40 Toughest Dog Names

  • Ares
  • Anubis
  • Beast
  • Brutus
  • Blitz
  • Bones
  • Butcher
  • Cerberus
  • Crixus
  • Chaos
  • Dagger
  • Flamma
  • General
  • Griffen
  • Genghis Khan
  • Hades
  • Hannibal
  • Ivan
  • Jaws
  • Kane
  • Lazer
  • Lionheart
  • Loki
  • Mars
  • Marcus
  • Merlin
  • Odin
  • Priscus
  • Panther
  • Panzer
  • Rage
  • Savage
  • Shadow
  • Stonewall
  • Thor
  • Tetraites
  • Thanos
  • Versus
  • Vader
  • Varg

Our Top 10 All-Time Favorite Tough Dog Names

This list here was much harder to come up with, there was a lot of back and forth and mulling over. But eventually, we got to where we can honestly give you the top ten best tough dog names out there for you!

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Top 10 Male Names

  • Ares
  • Anubis
  • Bones
  • Cerberus
  • Flamma
  • Lionheart
  • Mars
  • Priscus
  • Thor
  • Versus

Top 10 Female Names

  • Athena
  • Amazonia
  • Amazon
  • Amasol
  • Bonnie
  • Lagertha
  • Moke
  • Harley
  • Witch
  • Juno

Contributions from Misty Day

Here are some good names from Misty Day!

  • Moody
  • Soldier
  • Nemesis
  • Old School
  • Zsearksis
  • Predator
  • Roger
  • Magnum
  • Shotgun
  • Bullet
  • Diablo
  • Gaitlin

Conclusion

Thank you for reading this article, if you would like to contribute in adding some dog names we would be happy to share them! Send us an email with the name and we will add it to our ever-expanding list of names!

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