Maltese Dog Names- Male & Female

Did you or someone you know recently get a Maltese? Or are you planning to have a Maltese join your family? This can be the most important time of your life as you and your dog get to know each other. But you have an important task at hand. What to name your Maltese?

Choosing a name for a dog can be a difficult process just like naming ones baby. You want to ensure that name is easy to pronounce also represents your puppy’s looks and behavioral characteristics.

To help you start with the process of finding the perfect dog name we’ve handpicked a list of the best Maltese dog names. Use this list for name ideas whether you dog is male or female, big or small.

List of Maltese Names

Coconut (or Coco for short)

How to Choose an Amazing Maltese Dog Name

Choosing a name for your Maltese can be difficult. There are many factors to consider, from the sound of the name to what it means to you and your dog. Use these tips to brainstorm names and come up with one that fits your pup perfectly.

Use the below tips to brainstorm names and come up with one that you will really like:

Get inspiration from your favorite name lists.

Use sites like or to check out lists of different names for dogs and their meanings. When you find a list of names that appeals to you, print it out and take it with you when choosing a name for your pet. Thi

Check out celebrity dog names for inspiration .

If there’s a movie star in particular that your pup reminds you of, check out their dog’s name to see if it suits yours. For example, perhaps you have a black and tan dog similar in personality to Will Smith’s pit bull named Ginger, or a s

Read books about dogs with great names .

When naming a Maltese dog, one can never go wrong with a literary inspiration. My favorite place for book-related names is the website where users post reviews and rate books on a scale from 1 – 5 stars. Every time I visi

Wrap Up

I am so happy for you and your pup. The fact that you are doing research to name your pup, tells me that you will be an amazing parent to it. Hope these tips have inspired you to pick a name that you will love. Let me know in the comments section what name you picked for your pup!

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