Last Updated on July 24, 2021 by Marco
Naming your Doxie can be as difficult as it is important, so, here’s our list of over 150 funny wiener dog names for your amazing dachshund pup. Naturally, there are hundreds and thousands of other options you can go for but these should give you a nice headstart on the whole brainstorming process. And, while we are focusing on funny weiner dog names here, there are countless of other, more serious names you can go for. We just like goofing around with our goofy little Doxies.
What Makes The Best Funny Wiener Dog Names As Funny As They Are?
There are many ways you can approach your Doxie’s name and none of them are “right” or “wrong”. For a lot of people, it’s hilarious to name their stumpy dachshund after tall and sexy actors and actresses, for example. Names after historical royalty can also be hilarious for the short and cute dachshund pups. If we’re to try to account for all such ideas this article would have to be endless.
The logical conclusion is that what makes wiener dog names funny is personal. The best names usually refer to something in your personal life or a shared experience between you and your partner and other family members.
Whatever the case, we thought we’d still give you a few ideas that will either grab you or at least give you some concept of the endless possibilities for naming your Doxie. Naturally, a lot of those ideas refer to the dachshund’s hilarious body shape and small size. Fortunately, our little pals can’t be body shamed and don’t really care what we call them so we can just have a bit of harmless fun naming them.
25 Exaggerated Funny Dachshund Names
Now, some may view these first few suggestions to be of poor taste but we’re of the opinion that there’s nothing funnier than a miniature dog named Colossus. Besides, a name doesn’t need to just be exaggerated – it can still have additional meaning and wordplay in it.
The name Achilles, for example, doesn’t just compare our stocky Doxies to a mighty demigod, but to a demigod whose only weakness are his heels. If you’ve ever owned a dachshund you surely realize how hilarious that is. So, here are a few other exaggerated ideas:
35 Painfully Truthful Funny Wiener Dog Names
On the other side of the spectrum are names that are not just truthful of the dachshund’s cute size and stature but go far and beyond in pointing those out. Again, these can be viewed as “rude” from a certain point of view but our Doxies don’t really know what these words mean nor do they care. Here are 35 fun name ideas that aptly point out just how cute Doxies look:
25 Food-related Funny Names For Wiener Dogs
Wiener dogs and food are a perfect pairing. Not only do Doxies look like hotdogs but they are also insatiable munching machines themselves. So, what better and funnier name for your wiener dog than Bratwurst or Chorizo? Are those a bit on the nose? Maybe. But they are still funny nonetheless. Here are 25 such ideas:
25 Candy-related Funny Wiener Dog Names
The candy realm is another good source of inspiration for naming your dachshund. Yes, these dogs are usually associated with the more sour and beer-appetizer type of German cuisine but they are also small and sweet. So, here are a few excellent suggestions for candy-based wiener dog names:
- Almond Joy
- Milk Dud
- Peanut Butter
- Milky Way
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25 German Funny Names For Wiener Dogs
Now, there’s nothing inherently funny in German names. They are names like all others and sound perfectly normal for a person from Germany. However, they do sound pretty funny to people outside of Germany. And the fact that dachshund dogs come from Germany just makes this combination too good to ignore. Just imagine naming your mini dachshund Kaiser or Brunhilde? Here are a total of 25 hilarious suggestions:
20 Long-haired Cute Doxie Names
Long-haired Doxies often don’t get enough recognition. However, not only are these excellent dogs but they can also be named in some truly spectacular fashion. Granted, these names are also suitable for other long-haired and wire-haired dog breeds but that doesn’t make them any less suitable for your dachs.
Definitely deserving of their own category of funny wiener dog names, here are our 20 suggestions for naming your long-haired dachshund:
So, did any of these grab your eye? Or, hopefully, some at least sparked your creative juices flowing. We’ve no doubt missed quite a few good ideas but you can check out our other dachshund name lists for some more inspiration if you’re still thinking. At the end of the day, anything can be funny if it reminds you of a particular memory or experience, or if it relates to a certain wordplay that you and your family can relate to. Thankfully, our little Doxies don’t care what we call them as long as we love them and care for them in the best possible way.
Jordan is an animal–lover who specializes in dachshunds. He has owned and cared for dachshunds since he was a child, and his passion for these unique dogs has only grown with time. Jordan is an avid researcher and learner, and spends a large portion of his free time studying the history, behaviour, and health of dachshunds. He has a knack for training and socializing his own dogs, and loves introducing them to new experiences. When not caring for his own pets, Jordan likes to volunteer at local animal rescue shelters, helping to find homes for abandoned dachshunds. He is a true animal advocate, and dedicates his time to ensure that all animals receive the love, respect, and care they deserve.