Famous Dog Names C-G

The Famous Dog Names C-G list has great names from Charlie Dog to Clifford and from Duke to Gromit from Wallace and Gromit. There are more than 400 exciting possibilities. Here are a few examples:

Digby: Star of the British film Digby, the Biggest Dog in the World.

Eliot Shag: Featured in Jim Henson Productions’s Dog City on TV. The dog was a star here with puppetry and animation.

Charlie B. Barkin: The yellow dog in the animated movie All Dogs Go To Heaven.

Our list includes dogs from TV and movies, politics and comic strips. If you know a famous dog that is not on the list, please contact me so I can add it.

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This page lists all famous dog names from C through G. Jump to anywhere in the list by clicking on the letters below.

   All Famous Dog Names     A – B     C – G     H – M     N – R     S     T – Z

Famous Dog Names C-G Dog Breed Why Dog is Famous
Carface V. Malone American Pitt Bull The huge dog in the animated movie All Dogs Go To Heaven.
Chance American Bulldog Found in the film Homeward Bound. Though played here by an American Bulldog, in the book it was a Labrador.
Charlie B. Barkin German Shepherd, Collie mix The yellow dog in the animated movie All Dogs Go To Heaven.
Charlie Dog Half Collie! Half Airedale! Half Pekingese! Half St. Bernard! One of the most famous cartoon characters. Little Orphan Airedale of Looney Tunes cartoon fame, is one of the several animated movies of the character.
Checkers Cocker Spaniel Pet of U.S. President Richard M. Nixon.
Cheeka Pug Dog seen in the advertisement of Hutch cellular service in India.
Chief Foxhound Part of the animated movie The Fox and the Hound.
Chiffon English Sheepdog Starred in the film The Shaggy Dog.
Chips German Shepherd The most famous war dog during World War II.
Christmas Yellow Labrador Retriever The title role in the novel A Dog Named Christmas by Greg Kincaid and was also in the film of the same name.
Claude Poodle This loveable character was introduced in The Beverly Hillbillies an American TV series in 1962-1971.
Cleo Basset Hound Star of the TV show The Peoples Choice.
Clifford Generic Hero of the children’s novel Clifford the Big red Dog.
Cloe Chihuahua Famous for its role in Beverly Hills Chihuahua.
Coal Bearded Collie One of the dogs in the movie The Shaggy Dog.
Comet Golden Retriever Comet was the fmily pet in the American television series Full House from 1987-1995.
Corneil Generic Star of the animated series Corneil and Bernie on Nicktoons.
Courage Generic The hero of its own show, Courage the Cowardly Dog, this cartoon character is beloved of many around the globe.
Cubitus Generic The lead in the Dupa’s comic strip Cubitus.
Cujo St. Bernard This was the dog from the famous book Cujo, a psychological horror novel by Stephen King. This novel received the British Fantasy Award in 1982.
Daisy Yellow Labrador Retriever Starred with Clint Eastwood in the movie Grand Torino.
Daphne Poodle The cute dog in the film, Look Who’s Talking Now.
Dawg Generic The comic strip character in Hi and Lois.
Delgado German Shepherd Appeared in 2008 film Beverly Hills Chihuahua.
Demon Siberian Husky Dog in the 2002 film Snow Dogs.
Deputy dawg Generic Famous for animated series Terrytoones on TV.
Dewey Irish Terrier Appeared in the 2007 movie Firehouse Dog.
Dewey Siberian Husky One of the crew dogs in Eight Below, the movie based on a Japanese Antartic expedition.
Diesel Siberian Husky Dog from the 2002 film Snow Dogs.
Digby English Sheepdog Star of the British film Digby, the Biggest Dog in the World.
Dinky Chihuahua In the Taco Bell ad. Here the role is played by Gidgit. “¡Yo quiero Taco Bell!”
Dodger Terrier One of the crew members in Oliver and Company based on the famous novel, Oliver Twist.
Dog Basset Hound Part of the TV show Columbo.
Dogbert Generic Featured in the Scott Adams comic strip Dilbert.
Dogfather Generic Part of the animated movie shorts The Dogfather. Here the voice was dubbed by Bob Holt.
Doggie Daddy Generic Part of the Hanna Barbera show The Quick Draw McGraw Show.
Dogtanian Generic Part of the Spanish TV series Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds.
Dollar Dalmatian Pet of TV series character, Richie Rich, the famous cartoon character by Hanna Barbera.
Donnie Doberman Pinscher A very intelligent dog who first appeared on the Dog Genius Show on National Geographic Channel. This dog can arrange his toys in geometric patterns.
Dreyfuss St. Bernard Dog from the TV show Empty Nest.
Droopy Droopy eared mutt The famous cartoon character created by Tex Avery who has enthralled scores of audiances through years in animated movies.
Duchess Siberian Husky One of the dogs in the 2002 movie Snow Dogs.
Dug Large mutt Featured in the Pixar movie Up.
Duke Golden Retriver The cute dog in the Bush’s Baked Beans advertisment during 1990s.
Duke Bloodhound Duke was the loveable character from The Beverly Hillbillies in 1962-1971.
Duke Great Dane Part of the 1944 movie musical Bathing Beauty starring Red Skelton and Esther Williams.
Dusty Australian Kelpie The title character of the movie Dusty based on a Thomas Hinkle book in 1940.
Dynomutt Doberman Pinscher The lead character from the cartoon series Dynomutt, Dog Wander.
Earl Generic One of the cat-dog duo in the comic strip Mutt by Patrick McDonnell. He was loved by all with his partner Mooch, the cat.
Eddie Jack Russell Terrier Moose was the name of the dog who portrayed the character of Eddie in a famous American TV series Frazer.This series won 37 Emmy Awards during its run.
Edgar English Sheepdog The second among the dogs in the comic strip For Better or Worse created by by Lynn Johnston.
Edison English Sheepdog Famous for the Ian Fleming book Chity Chity Bang Bang which was later adopted into a stage musical.
Electra Generic Popular for the comic strip Cathy by Cathy Guisewite.
It was first published in 1976.
Eliot Shag German Shepherd Featured in Jim Henson Productions’s Dog City on TV. The dog was a star here with puppetry and animation.
Einstein Great Dane The large dog in the animation Oliver and Company. The animated movie was based on the classic Oliver Twist book.
Faith Mixed breed The dog has become a wonder since it was born in 2002 with only two hind legs and no fore legs.
Fala Scotish Terrier Fala was U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s pet from 1940 to 1952.
Fang Neapolitan Mastiff Fang is Hagrid’s dog found in the Harry Potter movies.
Fang (also known as Agent k-13) Briard Part of the TV show Get Smart. The role was played by Red. The show aired from 1965 to 1970.
Fang Generic Was part of the comic strip The Duplex, first published in 1993.
Farley English Sheepdog The first dog in Lynn Johnston’s comic strip Better or Worse.
Fergus Generic Famous for the comic strip and book Citizen by Mark OHare.
Fido Unknown Fido was the pet of of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln.
Fifi the Peke Pekingese The beautiful Dog in Pluto, the world famous animation by Walt Disney.
Fifi Poodle The cute poodle on Nickelodeon TV series Rugrats.
Flash Basset Hound The Dukes of Hazzard star. The TV show was on air from 1979 to 1985.
Fluke Golden Retriver The title character that wore boots in the 1995 movie Fluke.
Fly Border Collie The dog on the farm in the blockbuster movie Babe.
Foofur Generic hound The hound in the animated film Foofur created by Freddy Monnickendam and Hanna-Barbera.
Francis Bull Dog Another dog from the crew in the animated film Oliver and Company based on the novel Oliver Twist.
Frank the Pug Pug One of the most attractive appearances ever made by a dog in the films. The Pug was seen in Men in Black.
Fred Basset Hound The dog appeared in the film Smokey and the Bandit in 1997.
Fred Basset Hound The popular face in the comic strip Fred Basset crated by Alex Graham.
Freeway Lowchen The breed was seen in the TV series Hart to Hart from 1979 to 1984.
Friday Jack Russell Terrier The star of the 2009 film Hotel for Dogs.
Fuzz Generic Featured in the Tom Wilson comic strip Ziggy in the late 60s.
Gandalf Shiloh Shepherd This dog owned by Misha Marshall rescued a missing boy scout in 2007.
Gander Newfoundland Posthumously awarded Dicken Medal for his bravery in Battle of Hong Kong during WW II.
Gelert Irish Wolfhound This dog became a legend in the famous village of Beddgelert in Wales found in William Robert Spencer poetry.
George Jack Russell Terrier This dog from New Zealand died while trying to save a group of children from two vicious pit bulls.
Ginger Generic Dog in the comic strip Drabble created by Kevin Fagin.
Ginger Yorkshire Terrier Pet of Grammy award-winning singer Mariah Carey.
Gibson Great Dane Certified by Guinness World records as the tallest living dog. If it stands on its hind legs, it is about 7 feet tall.
Goofy Generic One of the most famous cartoon characters. Star of the Disney animated movies like A Goofy Movie. A chacter created by Walt Disney Studios. Goofy was originally known Dippy Dawg.
Grimm Bull Terrier The yellow bull terrier in the famous comic strip Mother Goose and Grimm created by Mike Peters
Gromit Generic Appeared in three animated Wallace and Gromit movies by Nick Park in 1989, 1993 and 1995.
Gus Siberian Husky Was seen in the movie Iron Will. The movie was based on Albert Campbell’s exploitations in 1914.

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