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Dog Names of American Presidents Part 1

A dog is part of the family. The President of the United States would adopt or bring their dog to the White House to live. Here are the names and breeds from the President Barrack Obama to President Lyndon B Johnson.

President Barrack Obama, who is currently the 44th President, owns a Portuguese Water Dog. It was a gift from the Kennedy Family. His name is Bo. The name means handsome in French. Bo has thick black curly fur except the two front paws. It is white. Bo looks like it is wearing a white boots. Although the breed has thick fur, the breed is considered hypoallergenic. The paws are naturally web feet. The breed is meant for swimming. The breed tremendously helps the Portuguese fishermen.

President George W. Bush, who served as the 43rd president from 2001 to 2009, owns Barney and Spot Fletcher. Barney is a Scottish Terrier, whereas Spot Fletcher is an English Springer Spaniel. Barney is variation of Barnabas which means son of comfort. Spot Fletcher is from Scott Fletcher. He was a former baseball player of the Texas Rangers. Spot Fletcher is the full name, but he is often called as Spotty. It is shorter.

President Bill Clinton, who served as the 42nd president from 1993 to 2001, used to own the first dog namely Buddy. He was a male Labrador Retriever with short chocolate-colored fur. Buddy is a good dog name meaning close or good friend. Actually, Bill got the name from name of his uncle. Unfortunately, Buddy was killed in a car accident. While Buddy was running on the road, a car hit Buddy.

President George H W Bush, who served as the 41st president from 1989 to 1993, owned the first dogs namely Millie and Ranger. Millie is a Springer Spaniel. Later, Millie gave birth to Ranger. Millie and Ranger are French dog names. Millie means industrious, while Ranger means guardian of forest.

President Ronald Reagan, who served as the 40th president from 1981 to 1989, owned the first dogs namely Rex and Lucky. Rex is a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, while Lucky is a Bouvier des Flandres. Lucky would drag the president as the president takes Lucky for a walk.

President Gerald Ford, who served as the 39th president from 1974 to 1977, owned the first dog namely Liberty. It is a Golden Retriever. Liberty is a name which means freedom. Remarkably, Liberty gave birth to a total of nine puppies in the White House.

President Richard Nixon, who served as the 37th president from 1969 to 1974, owned the first dogs namely Checkers (Cocker Spaniel) and King Timahoe (Irish Setter). His children named the dog as Checkers, because Checkers had a black and white fur like the black and white board game. King Timahoe was a gift from his member staff. The President got the name from the name of Irish Village where his ancestors used to live.

President Lyndon B Johnson, who served as the 36th president from 1963 to 1969, owned the first dogs namely Yuki, Beagle, Little Beagle, Him, Her, J Edgar, and Blanco. Five of the first dogs are from Beagle breed namely Beagle, Little Beagle, Him, Her, and J Edgar. Yuki is a Mongrel, while Blanco is a Collie. Yuki is a Japanese dog name which means blessing or snow. Since Blanco is a white Collie, the President names the Collie as Blanco.

A dog is naturally friendly, loyal, useful, warm, and playful. As a result, the dog becomes a sign of friendship. Often, the ruler of other country gives the dog as a sign of friendship. Dogs are also a big part of our life and family. Taking the dog to White House, the First Family completes the family.


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Barrack Obama brings home the first dog named Bo

Barrack Obama who is the current United States President accepted a six month old dog gift (Bo) from Kennedy and wife. Now, Bo lives at the White House. After Bo arrived at the White House, the Obama family immediately took the dog for a walk. Instantly, Bo was given a star like attention.

Bo is a name which originates from France. The name means handsome. The closest word to Bo is beau which means beautiful or handsome. Hence, Bo is a name which means handsome. Beau (French), Jamel (Arabic), and Yaphet (Hebrew) are dog names meaning handsome in other origin.

The American Kernel Club classifies Bo as Portuguese Water Dogs. The breed usually comes in thick black curly fur, but the dog can come in brown curly fur. Often, the white fur highlights the black curly fur. In the case of Bo, the white fur highlights the two front paws. It looks like the dog wears a white pair of boots. In spite of the thick fur, the breed is hypoallergenic. The breed does not shed as much fur.

The fisherman in Portugal teaches the breed to herd fish to the nets. The breed also serves as courier from ship to ship, ship to shore, or shore to ship. Locally, the breed is more common as fishing dog.

Surprisingly, the breed likes tomatoes. In the garden or farm, the breed will chow down on tomatoes. Do not be surprise if the tomatoes start to disappear in your garden. Unfortunately, the wife of Barrack plants tomatoes as a hobby.

Obama Family is the fourth owner of Bo. Before Bo lived at the White House, Bo lived in Texas. Then, the first owner decided to move to Washington, D.C. After, the dog stayed at the trainer.

The trainer encounters a slight challenge with the name. Bo sounds very close to a famous dog command which is No. In many occasions, Bo may not distinguish between the name and command. This can happens as Bo gets older. The sensitivity of hearing starts to fade away. Instead, the trainer may need to replace with an alternative command like Stop or Halt.

The paws are naturally web feet for the breed. Bo is meant to swim. Surprisingly, a trainer still needs to train the breed to swim. Although the breed is a great swimmer, the trainer still needs to train the breed to swim.

The breed likes water. And, the breed is home in water. Using water as inspiration, any owner can create countless good dog names. For example, the Arnon, Barid, Douglas, Ervin, Irvin, Irving, Moses, Ren, and Yaritza are dog names relating to water. Ervin, Irvin, and Irving are English names meaning green water.

Arnon and Moses are Hebrew names. Arnon means flowing water, while Moses means drawn out from the water. Moses has many variations like Moesha, Moises, Moselle, Moshe, and Mosh with Hebrew origin.

Yaritza sounds like Japanese, but the name is actually Brazilian. Ren is a Japanese name, while Yaritza is Brazilian name. Yaritza means water lady. The name perfectly fits for female breed. As for Ren, the name means water lily. To be exact, Ren means Lotus. It is a type of water lily.

Douglas is Irish or Gaelic dog name meaning black water. The breed is usually black in color. On a name with relation to water, Douglas is probably the most appropriate for the breed.

The Portuguese Water Dogs are great and fun pet. To choose a name for the breed is just as fun. Studying the history of the breed and character, you can find super good names for the breed. Way to go, Barrack Obama.


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Names for Red Dogs

Red is a popular color for a variety of dog breeds. There are names that fit perfectly for the wonderful pet. Here are some of the good and unique ideas for the pet name that may attract to your desire.

The color of the fur contains high pigmentation of red. For example, red-orange, orange, auburn, dark orange, copper, gold, or tan are colors with high red pigmentation. In some breed, you can easily tell the color like Goldendoodle, Golden Retriever, and Redbone Coonhound. As for other breeds, you may need extensive experience and research.

The breeds that may possibly and mainly carry red fur are Belgian Shepherd Laekenois, Brussels Griffon, Cocker Spaniel, Chihuahua, Chinese Chongqing, Chow Chow, Cirneco Dell Etna, Dachshund, Dogue De Bordeaux, Fila Brasileiro, Goldendoodle, Golden Retriever, Iceland Sheepdog, Lakeland Terrier, Miniature Pinscher, New Guinea Singing Dog, Norfolk Terrier, Old English Bulldog, Pharoah Hound, Pomeranian, Portuguese Pointer, Redbone Coonhound, Shih Tzu, Tosa Inu, and Vizsla.

From the list of breed above, the Chihuahua, Golden Retriever, Miniature Pinscher, Pharoah Hound, and Redbone Coonhound are most and usually the solid red. The color matches the fantastic orange-red maple leaves of the fall season. The maple trees paint the mountain with marvelous orange and red color every fall season.

If you can adopt a red Shih Tzu, you are lucky. Shih Tzu are meant to look like a lion. After all, Shih Tzu really means lion dog. Leo, Leola, Leon, Leona, Leontyne, and Lionel are some Shih Tzu dog names which means lion. The names are variation of Leo which means lion.

The hardwood floors magnificently beautify the interior of the home. The wood color from Acacia, Chestnut, Mahogany, and Muskoka trees matches the red fur of the dogs. The orange color of the hardwood floors warms up the home. Like the wood color, the dogs are always warm and friendly. In any given time, the dogs are ready to play. Hence, the Acacia, Chestnut, Mahogany, and Muskoka are unique dog names that are warm, cozy, and playful.

Some dog names also relates to weather. Summer which is a name of dry and hot season is popular and excellent choice for dogs. When the sun rises in the morning or sets down for the night, the sun illuminates the sky and clouds with beautiful orange-red color. Sunrise, Dawn, Daybreak, Sunset, Sundown, and Dusk are dog names that relates to the sun.

As the fruit and food keeps the body strong and healthy, the fruit and food are also good source of dog names. Apple, Cherry, Raspberry, Mango, Strawberry, Peach, and Persimmon are fruits in which the color varies between orange-red to golden color. Apple, Cherry, Raspberry, and Strawberry are commonly red, while Mango, Peach, and Persimmon are fruit with orange and red skin color. In fact, the Manila Mango are also called the golden mango.

If vegetable is the inspiration for the name, the Carrot, Pepper, Pumpkin, and Tomato are highly suggested. Carrot is a long orange edible root. The other meaning of Carrot is reward, gift, or advantage.

The Honey and Marmalade are American dog names that relates to food. The honeybees collect the nectar from flowers. Often, we use honey as dessert sweeter. Sometimes, we also call our love partners as Honey. Marmalade is a preserved food with citrus fruits. It gives the nice orange color.

There are many red color breed of dogs. You have seen unique names that fit the breed. The names are sweet, warm, cozy, fun, red, and creative. With the things around us, we manage to create absolutely great names.

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