Names for a Little Dog

The Guinness Book of World Records includes the names of the littlest dog in the world. We will also show the names that fit the little stature. Here are the names with breed, meaning, origin, and gender.

The little dog names on record include Big Boss, Danka Kordak Slovakia, Ducky, Sylvia, Tiny Pinocchio, and Whitney. The breeds are mostly Chihuahua and Yorkshire Terrier. Chihuahua is probably the smallest breed in the world. Chihuahua originally came from the state of Mexico named Chihuahua.

The Yorkshire Terrier is one of the small breed. It originally came from Yorkshire in England. The fur grows long and silky. And, the black, tan, and blue fur usually blends and coats the breed.

Big Boss is a pretty Yorkshire Terrier. It only grew 4.7 inches or 11.94 centimeters. The Guinness Book of Records registered Big Boss in 2002, because Big Boss is the smallest dog in 2002. The name is ironic as it is the smallest dog in 2002. Big in the name means large or huge, while the Boss means superior, manager, ruler, or chief.

Danka Kordak Slovakia which is a tan, fluffy, cute, and long-haired Chihuahua took the smallest dog title from 2004 to 2007. The height measured as 5.4 inches, while the length measured as 7.4 inches. Danka Kordak Slovakia is a female dog name. Obviously, Danka Kordak is from Slovakia. It is a country in Central Europe. Danka means God is my judge in Hebrew. However, the name is more popular in Czech and Polish.

Ducky which is a short-haired Chihuahua took the smallest dog title from Danka Kordak Slovakia in 2007. Ducky lives in Charleston, Massachusetts. And, Lisa Messier owns Ducky. She grew 4.9 inches in height and 1.4 pounds in weight. The face of Ducky resembles a young duck. That is probably how Ducky got the name.

Sylvia was the smallest dog in history. Sylvia stood only 2.5 inches in height, 3.5 inches in length, and 4 ounces in weight. Sadly, she died in 1945. Also, Sylvia comes from the match-box sized Yorkshire Terrier breed. And, Sylvia is a Latin dog name which means forest or woods.

Tiny Pinocchio is another Yorkshire Terrier. However, she is unusually tiny for the breed. Tiny Pinocchio measures 2.75 inches tall and 8 inches long. Often, she wears a red ribbon beside the ear. When guests come over her house, she goes in a decorative bird cage. This is to avoid being step on by guests. The full dog name is Tiny Pinocchio, but the nick name is Noki. Noki is short for Pinocchio. Both names are actually cute dog names.

Whitney is another white Yorkshire Terrier. She took over the smallest dog title from Big Boss in 2002. And, she measured 3 inches tall and 9.5 inches long. The proud owners of Whitney are Christopher and Patricia Sheridan. The couple lives in England. Whitney is a female and English name which means White Island.

Another option is to use dog names that mean small. For example, Pablo is a Latin name. It means small. Paula, Paulette, Pauline, and Paulina are female variants of Pablo, while Paul and Paulo are male variants of Pablo.

And, another option is to use a dog name that relates to little. Marcel, Marcela, Marcello, Marcellus, and Marcelo are dog names meaning little Marcus. Another, Ryan and Ryann are names meaning little king.

There is plenty more dog names that means small or relates to little. We can search in books or websites for any name that means or relates to little. As you will see, many names are quite cute, pretty, and good.