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American Water Spaniel Names

Updated: March 31, 2024

Welcome to our dedicated page where we've compiled a host of names perfect for a breed that is as unique and special as your new furry friend. This breed, originating from the United States, is renowned for its versatility, agility, and amiable nature, making it an ideal companion both on land and in water.

Known for their intelligence, these spaniels are also incredibly affectionate and loyal, making them a wonderful addition to any family. Our goal is to help you find a name that reflects not only their distinctive characteristics but also their individual personality and spirit. So, whether you're looking for something traditional, playful, or something with a bit of historical flair, we're certain you'll find a name that is just as unique as your four-legged friend on our list.

We understand that naming your new companion can be as challenging as it is thrilling. That's why we've taken time to gather a range of names inspired by various themes from nature, famous personalities, to different cultures and languages. So, sit back, scroll through, and discover that perfect moniker for your beloved spaniel.

Name Reason to Choose
Admiral A commanding name for a dog with a strong presence
Anchor A strong and reliable name for these dependable dogs
Aqua A beautiful name that captures their affinity for water
Bait A playful name for these curious and explorative dogs
Bandit A cool name for a daring and adventurous dog
Barkley A playful name for a dog who loves to bark
Bay A strong, short name inspired by the waters they love
Bingo A classic dog name for a lively pup
Binnacle A stand on a ship's deck that carries navigational instruments
Blue A simple name that reflects the water and sky
Brook Named after their love for playing in brooks and streams
Bubbles A playful name inspired by the bubbles they create while swimming
Buddy For a dog who will be your best friend
Buoy A floating marker on the water, suitable for a dog who loves swimming
Captain A strong, commanding name for a dog with a dominant personality
Caspian Named after the largest inland body of water, the Caspian Sea
Champ A perfect name for a champion dog
Compass An essential tool for navigation, suitable for a guiding dog
Copper Perfect for a dog with a reddish-brown coat
Coral A colorful and vibrant name inspired by the underwater world they love
Creek Named after their love for playing in creeks
Current A strong name for a breed that can swim against the current
Cutter Named after a type of boat, suitable for a fast and agile dog
Dinghy A type of small boat, a cute name for a small or medium-sized dog
Dodge Suitable for a quick and agile dog
Dolphin A playful name for these intelligent and agile swimmers
Dory A lovable name for these friendly and sociable dogs
Droplet A cute name that suits their water-loving nature
Duke A regal name for a dignified dog
Eddy Named after the circular movement of water, often in contrast to a main current
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Names based on hunting prowess

These dogs are known for their hunting skills, particularly in water, which could inspire a range of names.
Name Description
Arrow It represents precision and speed in hunting
Atlas This signifies a dog's strength and endurance during hunts
Bandit This represents a dog's ability to stealthily capture its prey
Blaze This indicates the dog's fiery spirit and energy in hunting
Blitz This signifies the dog's fast and powerful hunting moves
Bolt It symbolizes the swift and agile nature of a hunting dog
Buzz Like a buzzard, this dog is a patient and lethal hunter
Dash It represents the dog's speed in chasing its prey
Falcon Like the bird, this dog is fast and deadly in hunting
Fury This signifies the dog's relentless spirit in hunting
Hawkeye This represents a dog's keen vision that aids in hunting
Jaguar It signifies the dog's ability to hunt like a jungle predator
Ranger This represents a dog’s ability to roam and scout the terrain
Raptor This represents a dog's lethal hunting skills
Raven This signifies a dog's intelligence and cunning in hunting
Rush This signifies the dog's quickness in capturing its prey
Saber Just like a sharp blade, this dog is swift and precise
Scout It indicates the dog's skill in exploring and tracking
Sniper It symbolizes the dog's accuracy in striking its prey
Stealth This name is derived from the dog's ability to move silently and unnoticed
Storm This represents a dog's relentless and powerful hunting spirit
Talon Like a bird of prey, this dog is swift and deadly
Tracker It signifies the ability of a dog to track down its prey
Viper Like a snake, this dog is quick and deadly in hunting
Wolf This represents the dog's predatory instincts
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Names based on origin

American Water Spaniels are a breed originating from the United States, so names inspired by prominent American figures or locations could be fitting.
Name Description
Badger In honor of the Wisconsin state animal
Bascom Inspired by Bascom Hill, a landmark at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Beloit Inspired by the city of Beloit in Wisconsin
Bratwurst Wisconsin is famous for its bratwurst, a type of German sausage
Brewer For the Milwaukee Brewers, a Major League Baseball team
Bucky Named after Bucky Badger, the mascot of the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Cheese A nod to Wisconsin's famous cheese industry
Chippewa Inspired by the Chippewa River in Wisconsin, a state where the breed is popular
Dairy A reference to Wisconsin's dairy industry
Dells After Wisconsin Dells, a city known for its water parks
Eau Taken from Eau Claire, a city in Wisconsin
Harley Inspired by the Harley-Davidson museum in Milwaukee
Kenosha Inspired by the city of Kenosha, Wisconsin
Kohl Named after the Kohl Center, a sports arena in Madison, Wisconsin
Lakeshore This name reflects Wisconsin's lake-filled scenery
Madison The capital city of Wisconsin
Marquette A name taken from Marquette University, located in Wisconsin
Milwaukee The largest city in Wisconsin, where this breed is particularly loved
Packer This name reflects the fandom for the Green Bay Packers, a Wisconsin-based American football team
Pioneer Refers to Wisconsin's pioneer history
Robin In honor of the Wisconsin state bird
Rush After Rush Lake in Wisconsin, a popular spot for water sports
Sheboygan Named after the city of Sheboygan, Wisconsin
Superior Inspired by Lake Superior, one of the Great Lakes bordering Wisconsin
Wausau Named after the city of Wausau, Wisconsin
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Names based on personality

These dogs are known for their intelligence and eagerness, allowing for names inspired by their personality traits.
Name Description
Buddy American Water Spaniels are known for being friendly and sociable
Champ Perfect for a breed known for their athletic abilities
Cheer Their exuberance is infectious
Comrade Signifying their companionable nature
Cruise They love to cruise the water
Cuddles They love to cuddle with their owners
Dapper Their sleek, shiny coats make them look dapper
Fetch Known for their retrieving capabilities, Fetch would be a great name
Fisher Their natural affinity for water makes this a fitting name
Furry Their luscious coat is their standout feature
Gusto Because of their zest for life
Hunter They were originally bred for hunting
Jumper A name that reflects their energetic and agile nature
Loyal This breed is known for their loyal nature
Merry They have a cheerful, playful temperament
Paddles They are known for their strong swimming skills
Perky This breed is known for its alert and lively nature
Ripples Signifying their love for water
Spirited Their energy and enthusiasm are contagious
Splash This breed loves water, so Splash would be fitting
Swift Their agility and speed are noteworthy
Vigil Their alertness makes them excellent watchers
Waggles Their happy tail is always wagging
Wavy Their long, wavy coat is distinctive
Whiskers Their furry faces often boast charming whiskers
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Names based on size

American Water Spaniels are medium-sized dogs, which allows for a range of names inspired by their size.
Name Description
Bitty Bitty is a cute name that reflects the smaller size of these dogs
Brook This name is a nod to the breed's love for swimming
Bubble Bubble is a fun, playful name that suits a water-loving breed
Button Buttons are small and cute, just like the American Water Spaniel
Dinky Dinky is an endearing term often used for small things, perfect for this breed
Droplet The name Droplet is a nod to the breed's compact size and affinity for water
Guppy Guppy, a small type of fish, is perfect for a small water-loving breed
Minnow Minnow, a small fish, is a cute name for a small, water-loving breed
Morsel Morsel reflects the smaller size of this breed
Nugget Nugget is an endearing name that reflects the smaller size of these dogs
Pebble Pebble is a cute name for a small breed like this
Penny Penny is a cute, small name that reflects the breed's small size
Petite This name is a nod to the breed's smaller size
Pint Pint is an homage to the smaller size of these dogs
Pip Pip is a cute, short name that reflects the breed's small size
Puddle This name reflects the small size and water-loving nature of the breed
Ripple Ripple is playful, just like the American Water Spaniel
Runt Runt is a term often used for the smallest in a litter, a nod to the breed's size
Splash Splash is a fun name that suits a water-loving breed
Spritz Spritz is a playful name that also nods to the dog's love for water
Squirt The name Squirt is fitting for a small, energetic spaniel
Tadpole Tadpole, a baby frog that loves water, is a cute name for a small, water-loving breed
Teacup Teacup is a cute name that reflects the smaller size of these dogs
Tide Tide is a great name for a breed that enjoys swimming
Tiny Tiny is a straightforward name that reflects the breed's small size
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Names based on color

American Water Spaniels often have a distinct brown or chocolate coat, which could inspire a range of charming names.
Name Description
Amber This name is great for dogs with a rich, golden-brown coat
Biscuit Perfect for dogs with a light, golden-brown coat
Brandy Great for dogs with a warm, reddish-brown coat
Caramel This name is perfect for a lighter brown American Water Spaniel
Chestnut Chestnut is a traditional name for dogs with reddish-brown fur
Cocoa The coat of some American Water Spaniels is as dark and rich as cocoa
Coffee Ideal for dogs with a deep brown color
Copper The reddish-brown hue of copper is a perfect match for some American Water Spaniels
Fudge Perfect for American Water Spaniels with a dark brown coat
Ginger This name suits dogs with a reddish-brown coat
Hazelnut For dogs that have a light brown color, similar to a hazelnut
Hickory For dogs that have a brownish color similar to the hickory tree bark
Honey For dogs with a sweet, golden-brown color
Latte This name is great for dogs with a cream and brown mixed coat
Mahogany For dogs that have a deep, reddish-brown coat
Mocha This name is ideal for dogs with a blend of brown and black in their coat
Molasses Molasses is a fitting name for dogs with a dark, rich brown color
Peanut Ideal for lighter, tan colored dogs
Pecan For dogs with a medium to dark brown color
Russet This name suits dogs with a reddish-brown coat
Rusty Rusty is a traditional name for dogs with a reddish-brown coat
Toffee Great for dogs with a sweet, light brown color
Umber Umber represents dark brown, sandy colored dogs
Walnut This name is perfect for dark brown dogs
Whiskey This name suits dogs with a rich, amber-brown color
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