Popular Shih Tzu Names
Shih Tzu Dog Names

Are you looking for popular and unique Shih Tzu names for your new Shih Tzu puppy? Finding the perfect name for your Shih Tzu will be one of the first major decisions that you will make.

If you're having difficulties with this or just looking for ideas and suggestions, Entirely Shih Tzu is here to help you out. We have sifted and sorted through thousands of dog names and compiled our list of excellent, possible choices for the Shih Tzu.

The Shih Tzu breed originated from the Tibet/China region of the world so many new owners are looking for Shih Tzu dog names that reflect this aspect.

On the other hand, many owners are just looking for popular, cute or unique names. Our list covers all these areas of interest.

To see our list, go to our dedicated pages - one just for Shih Tzu female names and one just for Shih Tzu male names.

Top Tip for Choosing Shih Tzu Names

After first bringing your new Shih Tzu puppy home - wait a few days before deciding on a name. During this period, take some time and observe your puppy for distinct physical characteristics or personality traits that you might consider when naming your Shih Tzu.

This might give you ideas of the type or category of name you're after.  Here's a few thoughts to get you started:

Personality or Appearance Based Names

  • Sparky
  • Buddy
  • Loco
  • Pepper
  • Ginger

Tough Guy Names

  • Buster
  • Rocky
  • Bear

Funny or Unusual Dog Names

  • Noodles
  • Gremlin
  • Balti
  • Gizmo
  • Moe
  • Opie
  • Lilo
  • Lulu

Monikers to Wear With Pride

  • Adonis
  • Prince or Princess
  • Queenie
  • Sir John
  • Ace
  • Duke

Human Names

  • Charlie
  • Maggie
  • Caron
  • Tessa
  • Sami
  • Ralph
  • Jack
  • Rudy
  • Chelsie
  • Oliver
  • Walter

Cute Names for your Cutie

  • Bella
  • Bailey
  • Bitsy
  • Candi Cane
  • Tuffy

Pretty Names

  • Lily
  • Lacy

Remember, there are also many more names on our pages for Shih Tzu female names and Shih Tzu male names.

Also, don't forget the section on our website where visitors share their Shih Tzu pictures. It's another great source of great name ideas! For example, meet Kadie, Davina and Miss Eva:

If you have other names that you would like added to our list, please feel free to contact us and let us know. We will happily add your suggestions.

To all the new Shih Tzu owners, congratulations on your new adorable puppy and good luck with finding it's perfect name.

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