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With their stunning silvery coat colors, gray dogs are a delightful bunch. From the witty Weimaraner to the gorgeous Greyhound, there are so many things to love about these pups. So finding the perfect name for them is a must!

Thinking of names for your gray/silver dogs based on their color? Ash and Asher are cute options. Or would you go for animal names that resemble your strapping silver pooch such as Dolphin or Bugs (Bunny)? You can also keep it simple with human names such as Artemis or Alex!

Dozens of name choices for one awesome dog – which one should you pick? Allow us to pepper you with some cool suggestions for gray/silver dog names that will suit your four-legged pal.

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘A’

  • Abu (Abu-abu – Indonesia)
  • Alex (Alexandar)
  • Ally (short for Aluminium)
  • Anchor
  • Anchovy
  • Armour
  • Artemis
  • Ash
  • Asha
  • Asher
  • Ashley
  • Ashton
  • Axe

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘B’

  • Baloo (jungle book)
  • Balto
  • Banshee
  • Barbell
  • Barracuda (barra)
  • Barrel
  • Beluga
  • Bender (Futurama!)
  • Blade
  • Blizzard
  • Boz / Bozz (Gray in Azerbaijan)
  • Brainy
  • Buckles
  • Budu (Kannada)
  • Bugs (bunny)
  • Bullet

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘C’

  • Cam / Cammy (for the rock climbing nerds like me!)
  • Cara (rock climbing reference)
  • Carabiner (rock climbing reference)
  • Carbon
  • Casper
  • Charcoal
  • Chisel
  • Christian (Gray)
  • Chrome
  • Cinder
  • Clarinet (Clara)
  • Cloudy
  • Coal
  • Cole

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘D’

  • Dagger
  • Dime
  • Disco
  • Dolphin
  • Donkey
  • Dorian 
  • Drizzle
  • Dumbledore
  • Dumbo 
  • Dumdum (hollow point bullets)
  • Dusker
  • Dusky

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘E’

  • Earl (Grey)
  • Earring
  • Eeyore
  • Elite
  • Ellie (Elephant)

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘F’

  • Fade
  • Fang (Harry Potter)
  • Flint
  • Flipper
  • Flute
  • Foggy
  • Fogs
  • Fuzzball
  • Fuzzer 
  • Fuzzy

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘G’

  • Gandalf
  • Gargoyle
  • Gin
  • Gizmo
  • Glacier
  • Glimmer
  • Grace
  • Granite
  • Graphite
  • Grayson
  • Gremlin
  • Greyworm
  • Griza (Esperanto)
  • Grizzle
  • Gunner
  • Gunsmoke

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘H’

  • Hachiko
  • Halo
  • Hammer
  • Hammerhead 
  • Hawk
  • Haze
  • Hazy
  • Hedgehog
  • Hina (Hina hina – Hawaiian)
  • Hippo
  • Hurricane

 

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Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘I’

  • Ibis
  • Ice
  • Inky
  • Iris
  • Ironman

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘J’

  • Jean (Grey)
  • Jeb
  • Jello
  • Jellybean
  • Jupiter

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘K’

  • Katana 
  • Kettlebell 
  • Key
  • Khairo (Nepali)
  • Koala

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘L’

  • Lambie
  • Lettie (Saleti – Punjabi)
  • Limpy
  • Luna
  • Lupin

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘M’

  • Mackerel
  • Mako
  • Manta (ray)
  • Marlin
  • Meeko (Pochahontas)
  • Mercury
  • Meredith (Grey’s Anatomy?)
  • Merlin
  • Miner
  • Misty
  • Monsoon
  • Murky

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘N’

  • Nails
  • Nasa
  • Nickel
  • Nimbus
  • Nintendo

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘O’

  • Onyx
  • Opal
  • Orion
  • Oscar (Wilde)
  • Oyster

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘P’

  • Pearl
  • Pebbles
  • Penny
  • Pepper
  • Pewter
  • Phantom
  • Pinball
  • Poochy (Poochyena)
  • Puffin
  • Pylon

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘Q’

  • Quali
  • Quart
  • Quartz
  • Queen
  • Quinn

 

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Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘R’

  • Rail 
  • Rain
  • Razor
  • Remington
  • Revolver
  • Rifle
  • River 

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘S’

  • Sabre
  • Scythe
  • Seal
  • Seda (Czech)
  • Shade
  • Shades
  • Shadow
  • Shady
  • Sharky
  • Sheen
  • Shilling
  • Silver (eeks)
  • Silverado
  • Silverbell
  • Siva (Bosnian)
  • Sivo (Bulgarian)
  • Skillet
  • Slate
  • Slater
  • Smokey
  • Smudge
  • Sootie
  • Spanner
  • Specter
  • Spirit
  • Spokes
  • Spokey
  • Spoonie
  • Staples
  • Steel
  • Steely
  • Sterling
  • Stoke
  • Stoker
  • Stoner 
  • Stoney
  • Storm
  • Stormy
  • Sully (tarnish)
  • Surfer (silver surfer!)

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘T’

  • Thor
  • Thumper (Bambi)
  • Thunder
  • Tinman
  • Tinsel
  • Titan
  • Tongs
  • Tornado
  • Tramp (lady)
  • Trout
  • Truffles
  • Tuna
  • Twilight
  • Twinkle
  • Twinkie
  • Twinky
  • Twister

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘U’

  • Ulcer (hah!)
  • Ultima
  • Ursa
  • Ussie
  • Ute 

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘V’

  • Valkyrie
  • Valor 
  • Vapor
  • Vienna
  • Vincent

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘W’

  • Walrus
  • Whaley
  • Whisk / Whiskey
  • Whisper
  • Willow
  • Windy
  • Wire 
  • Wisp
  • Wispy
  • Wolfy
  • Wraith

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘X’

  • X-tra
  • Xadie
  • Xeno
  • Xerox
  • Xylo

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘Y’

  • Yankee
  • Yelp
  • Yin
  • Yipper
  • Yukon

 

Gray/Silver Dog Names That Start With ‘Z’

  • Zander
  • Zinc
  • Zipper
  • Zippy
  • Zoomie

 

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