Male and Female Dog Names That Start with C

The following is a list of male and female dog names that start with C. The list also includes tough male and female dog names that begin with C.

Most of the names are short, easy to say and your dog will easily memorize his or her name.

The fact that these C dog names are short and easy is good for dogs. This is because dogs easily remember names and commands that are short. In addition, these C dog names do not sound like popular dog commands.

Girl Dog Names that Start with C (CA – CH)

Dog names that start with CCici is a female name that is short for Cecilia, Cristine, Christina and many names that start with C.

This girl dog name is short and easy to pronounce, and a dog can easily memorize it.

  1. Cabaret
  2. Cadence
  3. Cali
  4. Callie
  5. Cameo
  6. Cameron
  7. Camilia
  8. Camille
  9. Candy (Candie)
  10. Canyon
  11. Cappuccino
  12. Caramel
  13. Cardi
  14. Carla (Cara)
  15. Carly
  16. Carmela (Carmella)
  17. Carmen
  18. Carol
  19. Carolina (Carolyn)
  20. Carrie
  21. Cassie (Casey)
  22. Cece (Cici)
  23. Cecelia
  24. Celine
  25. Cerise
  26. Cersei
  27. Chaca

Girl Dog Names that Start with C (CH – CI)

Chi-chi is a girl dog name for dogs that have a pretty and stylish look, such as the Pomeranian, the white and fluffy Bichon Frise, and wrinkly Chinese Shar-Pei.

Pretty Puppy

Small, cuddly and pretty? Just call her Chi-chi

Other breeds on the most-beautiful dog breeds list include the Papillon, Siberian husky and the densely coated Chow Chow.

  1. Cha-Cha
  2. Chameleon
  3. Champagne
  4. Chance
  5. Chanel
  6. Chantilly
  7. Charity
  8. Charlie
  9. Charlotte
  10. Chelsea
  11. Cher
  12. Cherry
  13. Chestnut
  14. Cheyenne
  15. Chi-Chi/ ChiChi
  16. Chica
  17. Chloe (Khloe)
  18. Choco
  19. Chocolate
  20. Christa
  21. Cici
  22. Cinder
  23. Cinderella (Cindy)

More C Girl Dog Names (CI – CZ)

Coco is a girl name from Europe. This girl dog name that starts with C is short and easy to say. Coco is also easier for a dog to remember. It is one of the most popular dog names that is given to both male and female dogs.

  1. Cinnamon
  2. Claire
  3. Clara
  4. Clarissa
  5. Clementine
  6. Cleo (Cleopatra)
  7. Climax
  8. Cloud
  9. Clover
  10. Coco (Cocoa)
  11. Coconut
  12. Cola
  13. Colby
  14. Constance
  15. Cookie
  16. Copper
  17. Cora
  18. Coraline
  19. Cordelia
  20. Cotton
  21. Courtney
  22. Cricket
  23. Crystal
  24. Cuddles
  25. Cue
  26. Cupcake
  27. Cupid
  28. Cutie (Cutey)

Male Dog Names that Start with C (CA – CI)

Chaos is a badass dog name that means a state of total confusion, disorder or lack of organization. This is a good name for high-energy breeds, noisy dogs, as well as dogs who are destructive when bored.

Saluki love to race

Saluki and Greyhounds are great racing dogs

The Greyhound and Saluki are the masters of speed in the dog family. Moreover, they love to chase. Chase is a great male dog name for any dog who loves to run after things.

  1. Cadence
  2. Caesar
  3. Cain
  4. Caleb
  5. Calvin
  6. Cappuccino
  7. Captain
  8. Carl
  9. Carlton
  10. Carmel
  11. Carter
  12. Casanova
  13. Casey
  14. Cash
  15. Casper
  16. Cassius
  17. Cecil
  18. Cedric
  19. Cedrick
  20. Champ
  21. Chance
  22. Chaos
  23. Charles (Charlie)
  24. Chase
  25. Cheerio
  26. Chester
  27. Chewy (Chewie)
  28. Chico
  29. Chief
  30. Chip
  31. Chipper
  32. Chips
  33. Chocolate
  34. Chronic
  35. Chuck
  36. Cisco

More C Male Dog Names (CJ – CZ)

CJ is a male name. It has its origins in the U.S. The name C.J means “Strong and worthy”, and is a great name for strong dog breeds such as the Pit bull, Doberman and allergy-free dog breeds such as Bouvier des Flandres.

This name is very easy to say and remember. C.J is also good for small and medium-sized dog breeds.

C names for a Doberman and Yorkie

A Doberman and a Yorkie Resting

Cody is a good name for a male dog. The English name means “helpful” and “pillow”. Cody was a very popular boy name during the early 1990s.

  1. CJ
  2. Clarence
  3. Clark
  4. Clement
  5. Cletis
  6. Clifford
  7. Clint
  8. Clive
  9. Clyde
  10. Coby
  11. Coda
  12. Cody
  13. Colby
  14. Coleman
  15. Colin
  16. Colt
  17. Comet
  18. Como
  19. Conrad
  20. Cookie
  21. Cool
  22. Cooper
  23. Copernicus
  24. Copper
  25. Corby
  26. Corky
  27. Cornelius
  28. Corvus
  29. Cosmo
  30. Courage
  31. Cowboy
  32. Crawford
  33. Cubby
  34. Cupid

Tough Male & Female Dog Names that Begin with C (CA – CHA)

The name Camilla is of Latin origin. It comes from Camillus, a Roman name. Camilla means “helper to the priest”. It is a pretty and feminine girl dog name.

A champ is a winner or victor. The name is short for Champion. This is a great dog name for a dog who has some superior qualities. This name can fit hunting dog breeds such as the many terrier breeds and sighthounds such as the Afghan Hound.

Boerboel are tough

The Boerboel

Champ is also a great name for badass breeds such as the Boerboel, an African breed that can hunt large game.

  1. Caddy
  2. Cadet
  3. Cadillac
  4. Cadmus
  5. Caesar (Ceasar)
  6. Cage
  7. Cain (Caine)
  8. Cairo (Arabic)
  9. Cali
  10. Calibur
  11. Callan
  12. Callisto
  13. Calypso
  14. Cameo
  15. Camilla
  16. Candy
  17. Cannon
  18. Canyon
  19. Caper
  20. Capone
  21. Captain
  22. Carl
  23. Carla
  24. Carlito
  25. Carusso
  26. Casey
  27. Cash
  28. Casper
  29. Cassidy
  30. Cassie
  31. Cassius
  32. Catalina
  33. Caviar
  34. Ceasar
  35. Cecil
  36. Centaur
  37. Cerberus
  38. Chamberlin
  39. Chambers
  40. Champ
  41. Champion
  42. Chance
  43. Channon
  44. Chaos
  45. Charger
  46. Charlie
  47. Charm
  48. Charmer
  49. Chase
  50. Chatu
  51. Chavez
  52. Chaz

More Tough C Names for Male & Female Dogs (CHE – CZ)

Chui – This is the Swahili name for “Leopard”. This African dog name is great for a dog who is light on his feet and loves to approach stealthily and quietly like leopards do.

A Dalmatian's name can start with C

Dalmatians are one of the spotted dog breeds

The Swahili dog name could also be a good dog name for spotted dog breeds such as American Hairless Terrier, Dalmatians and the Catahoula Hound (Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog).

Here are more dog names that begin with C.

  1. Cheetah
  2. Chester
  3. Chevy
  4. Chewie
  5. Chewy
  6. Chico
  7. Chief
  8. Chipper
  9. Chloe
  10. Chomp
  11. Chopper
  12. Chubby
  13. Chuck
  14. Chui
  15. Chunky
  16. Churchill
  17. Cinder
  18. Claws
  19. Cleopatra
  20. Cliff
  21. Clint
  22. Cloud
  23. Clover
  24. Clyde
  25. Cobb
  26. Cobra
  27. Coco
  28. Codex
  29. Colonel
  30. Colt
  31. Comet
  32. Commander
  33. Conan
  34. Cooper
  35. Copper
  36. Cosmic
  37. Cosmo
  38. Courage
  39. Crash
  40. Craze
  41. Crescent
  42. Crow
  43. Cruncher
  44. Crusader
  45. Crusher
  46. Crusoe
  47. Crypt
  48. Crystal
  49. Cujo
  50. Cy
  51. Cyborg
  52. Cyrus
  53. Czar

You can pick any of these names that closely match your dog’s look, size, behavior and temperament. These are the popular dog names that start with C. But you can also check our list of B dog names and dog names beginning with A.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Harrison is a zoophilist who loves to spend time with animals. He doesn't suffer from pet allergies. But he would love for the world to be allergy-free. Harry is also a male sexual health expert who enjoys writing about reproductive health.