Last Updated on May 21, 2023 by Linda Richard
Chocolate labs are a fan favorite of millions of people and the color goes especially well for lady dogs. But what name suits such a dog? Here are 200 great names for female chocolate labs. Some you may already have thought of, others are shameless food puns, and quite a few are just lady or unisex names we fill fit these gorgeous brownish dogs.
Naturally, there are countless thousands of names you can go with. Plus, the best names are the ones we choose because of a personal connection or an inside family joke. Still, the couple of hundred suggestions below will at least help give you some ideas or inspiration.
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45 Popular Names For Female Chocolate Labs
Chocolate labs are popular dogs and people have come up with quite a few names for them over the years. Some seem more popular than others and, even though we can’t possibly make a fully comprehensive list, the following 45 suggestions do seem to be among the most popular ones.
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What Makes For A Great Name For A Female Chocolate Lab?
Sure, many of the popular suggestions do sound great, but what is it that makes a dog name work? We’ll cover plenty of purely color-based names below too but is that all there is to naming your pup?
It’s the personal touch that makes a name work – it has to be something that feels right to you. Whether it’s a relative’s or a friend’s name, or the name of a celebrity, if you like it, that’s all that matters.
Of course, there’s the psychology of dog names too. According to that line of thought, human names should be avoided for pets so that we don’t anthropomorphize them. Although, we don’t really see much harm in that – to each his own.
Another thing to consider is how much you want to train your lab. Retrievers can be trained for various work tasks such as guide dogs or hunting – picking a training-friendly dog name can be effective in that regard.
But, to help you pick a bit more, here are some more suggestions below.
33 Cute Female Chocolate Lab Names
Chocolate lab ladies are almost always incredibly cute and they need a name to match that aesthetic. That is unless you want your chocolate lab to have a savage name that strikes fear into the hearts of squirrels in the dog park. But, for now, let’s go over some cute suggestions first.
- Georgia Shadow
- Pee Wee
24 Unique Chocolate Lab Girl Names
Granted, how “unique” a name it depends on opinion and perspective. That being said, we do see most of these names much less often than we’d expect to given how cool they sound.
- Yum Yum
- Princess Leia
- Oompa Loompa
33 Delicious Names For Chocolate Labs
Most of these can feel a bit obvious but we could not mention them in such a list. Besides, these names being obvious and intuitive doesn’t make them any less awesome. What name is more awesome than Croissant? Maple and Chardonnay are also especially fun for a chocolate lady lab.
45 Natural Names For Female Chocolate Labs
Brown is one of the most natural colors out there which opens up a lot of possibilities for a dog’s name. Besides, contrary to how we often feel about the color brown, a lot of brownish things are actually quite gorgeous. So, why not name your chocolate lab Monkey or Bambi?
20 Names For Female Chocolate Labs That Mean “Brown” In Different Languages
If you have roots abroad or you’re fascinated with a particular culture or language, you may consider going with another language’s word for “brown”. Granted, not all such translations will sound overly feminine. However, most are quite unisex and a lot of them sound pretty funny.
- Braun – German
- Bunni – Somali
- Bruin – Afrikaans
- Marrón – Spanish
- Café – Spanish
- Braon – Bosnian
- Castanho – Portuguese
- Donn – Irish & Scots Gaelic
- Kafeava (Кафеава) – Macedonian
- Kayumanggi – Filipino
- Rudas – Lithuanian
- Zōngsè (棕色) – Chinese
- Kasshoku (褐色) – Japanese
- Barna – Hungarian
- Coklat – Indonesian and Malay
- Brun – French
- Marrone – Italian
- Kahverengi – Turkish
- Nâu – Vietnamese
- Bunaa (بنى) – Arabic
Did any of these suggestions strike your fancy? Maybe one of the funnier albeit weirder ones? We are big fans of Nâu and Tortilla. Or, maybe, you’re set on a more classic choice such as Daisey or Riley? Any name can work as long as it touches you on a personal level and feels right for your pup.
If you’ve come with a different name that fits well for a female chocolate lab, feel free to share it below. We’d love to see some more interesting and funny alternatives.