33 Funny and Unique Dachshund Names (with PICS!)

Looking for a common, funny or unique name for your Dachshund puppy? Whether you’re looking for a male Dachshund name or a female Dachshund name, we think you’ll find some great options below. Plus some cute bonus photos!

Special thanks to members of our I Love My Dachshund community for submitting these Dachshund name ideas!

33 unusual, creative and humorous ideas for dachshund names

This is Farrah Pawcett† She came from the shelter with her name. It suits her perfectly because she is the prettiest girl – Dachshund Name submitted by: Rae


My family likes to name their dogs after gods, so we had a Hercules! When we walked him and called his name, people laughed because he was such a small dog with a big character. Hercules suited him. † Dachshund Name submitted by: Shannon


This is my daughter’s baby, he is a chiweenie. His name is “Bratwurst”. My 2 year old grandson calls him Bob. † Dachshund Name submitted by: Marie

My youngest daughter got this puppy when she turned 5 and named her Red Heart Rainbow Glitter Sparkle Unicorn Molly Polly Louisa BrownI’m not kidding you. We call her Molly – Dachshund Name submitted by: Stina

This is, Vinny also known as Vienna Hot Dog. It’s named after our famous Chicago hot dog main course. He is the sweetest little boy and we love him dearly. † Dachshund Name submitted by: Jeanie


This is our sweet boy Mr. Noodle, also known as Noodle, Noods, noodle doodle, etc. named after Elmo’s sidekick in Sesame Street and well, a spaghetti noodle. He also has his own hashtags #SendNoods and #DailyNoods – Dachshund Name submitted by: Lindsay

This is my Hopper! Named because he always “jumps” before going somewhere. Two little hops. He is the sweetest. – Dachshund Name submitted by: Jeannete

This was our Reeses Peanut Butter Cup. He was the sweetest and we lost him a year ago and are still heartbroken. Miss our sweet boy so much! – Dachshund Name submitted by: Denise


This is Tootsie Roll. I call her Tootsie or Tootsie Girl. She recently recovered from a back injury. She is going to be 5 years old and I’ve had her since she was a puppy – Dachshund Name submitted by: Matilda

This is Gus Gus, like the fat mouse on Cinderella. He is our sweet 5 month old wire-haired boy! – Dachshund Name submitted by: Aimee

This is Buffy, aka Buffy the badger killer. She just turned 10 weeks. Her name seems to suit her as she can be mean with her sharp puppy teeth. – Dachshund Name submitted by: Alison


This is Dixicupp. I called her Dixi at first, but she was so cute and so small, like a little Dixie Cup! The name stuck, she’s my little Dixicupp. – Dachshund Name submitted by: Laurie

This is Elroy. He is also known as Bubs or cuddle butts. – Dachshund Name submitted by: Kate

My little girl’s name is. “NuForest Baroness Kinky von Twinkles”. We call her “Twinkles”. She was born with a kink in her tail. – Dachshund Name submitted by: Margie

This is fancy. Our granddaughter thought her rhinestone collar was diamonds and said she must be a fancy dog! – Dachshund Name submitted by: Susie

We called him “Burglar” because he would steal your heart. Plus it was funny when we yelled at him, people turned around and thought there was a burglar around – Dachshund Name submitted by: Carrie

This was our Bindi. We named her after Bindi Irwin (Jungle Girl). Unfortunately our girl crossed the rainbow bridge last January..she was 1 week after her 14th birthday. We miss her terribly. – Dachshund Name submitted by: Shelli

Sadie Belle, 5 years old, loves pine cones and when she was very young she wore pendants around her neck like a necklace. – Dachshund Name submitted by: Laura

This is Koi Nu, we call him Koi dearest Rescue puppy ever. He is two years old, likes to stick his nose in yours and is a stuffed animal – Dachshund Name submitted by: Kathy

Jellybeans, because he looked like a Jellybean when he was born, he is mine – Dachshund Name submitted by: Anita

Lilly Punkin

Pie bald mini doxie and we just love her! She’s the sixth doxie I’ve had. – Dachshund Name submitted by: Ginnie

~Sassy Frass~ Couldn’t have picked a better name for this Sassy girl! – Dachshund Name submitted by: Doyelle

This is Fatoush the Dach! It is named after a Middle Eastern salad that is a fresh blend of various herbs and vegetables. I wanted him to have a name that represents my culture, as well as his very unique coat and funky fresh personality! He is called Toushey by the little people who can’t pronounce his name yet and his good friends/family! – Dachshund Name submitted by: Melody

This is Bones… my brother’s nickname when he was a paratrooper in the military. – Dachshund name submitted by: June

This is Toodle Lou… when we call her, we always call… “Ohh Toodles”. You must love Mickey Mouse!! – Dachshund Name submitted by: Joann

Toastie, also known as the toaster because her color looked like burnt toast when she was a puppy! – Dachshund Name submitted by: Jessica

This is Kevin, he got his name from our favorite Christmas movie and he always starts making mischief – Dachshund Name submitted by: Jennifer

This is Little Foot!! She is 12 years old! – Dachshund Name submitted by: Tina

Yoshi and Starbucks

13 years old and the loves of my life. Grateful For These 2 Love Bugs Every Day – Dachshund Name Submitted By: Stacey

Please meet, from left to right – Miss Hunny, Senor Bandit and Mr Pickles † Unfortunately only Miss Hunny is left with us, she will be 14 this month. – Dachshund Name submitted by: Chris
His name was Frito and he was the best dog ever. Lost it almost 2 years ago – Dachshund Name submitted by: Jennifer

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