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300+ Dog Names Starting With T

Written by: Ashley Bates

Last Updated on March 22, 2024 by Ashley Bates

300+ Dog Names Starting With T

Naming your dog is such an exciting task! When you finally decide on the letter, it’s only a matter of time before you can find the perfect fit. But how do you finalize the decision? There are a few ideas in this article, along with over 300 names that start with T!

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How to Name Your Dog

How exactly do you come up with a name for your dog? Sure, you can read name lists and surf the web, but what happens when brainstorming is over and it’s time to choose the final selection? Here are a few ideas on how to really finally decide.

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Gather Up the Fam

Pick something the whole family loves! Whether you have children of your own or an extended family that you talk to frequently, get everybody in on the naming of the newcomer.

Sometimes when you brainstorm with people you love, you come up with things you might not have thought of otherwise.

Take a Chance

Pick at random. Whether you draw a name from a hat or rely on technology, you can select a name based on chance. Gather up a few name ideas that sparked your attention and let fate decide.

Choose a Favorite Character

When in doubt, choose your favorite character! Think about all of the different books and movies you love and see if any of their names start with T. If so, you might have struck gold.

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People Names Starting with T

Do you want your dog to be a part of the family? Give them a human name like everyone else. Here are several ideas to choose from—and they all start with T! Who knew there were so many options in just one letter?

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Male Names

  • Theodore
  • Tobias
  • Theo
  • Torin
  • Titus
  • Thaddeus
  • Tiberius
  • Thiago
  • Tristan
  • Teddy
  • Tripp
  • Thatcher
  • Tony
  • Taylor
  • Tanner
  • Taran
  • Tyler
  • Teagan
  • Travis
  • Titan
  • Troy
  • Trace
  • Trey
  • Trenton
  • Talon
  • Terry
  • Turner
  • Terrance
  • Terrell
  • Thorin
  • Tahj
  • Todd
  • Tyrone
  • Tullio
  • Theobald
  • Tennyson
  • Titus
  • Toshi
  • Teo
  • Toby
  • Thelonious
  • Trevor
  • Tully
  • Tamson
  • Thierry
  • Tramayne
  • Tex
  • Teague
  • Tecumseh

Female Names

  • Tabitha
  • Taelyn
  • Tahlia
  • Tala
  • Tanya
  • Tegan
  • Tasha
  • Tammy
  • Temperance
  • Tangie
  • Talaya
  • Taleen
  • Teresa
  • Tessa
  • Tali
  • Talitha
  • Thea
  • Tianna
  • Tamara
  • Tierney
  • Tilly
  • Tzipporah
  • Tinley
  • Tiffany
  • Trinity
  • Treasure
  • Trina
  • Tatum
  • Tenley
  • Tru
  • Tara
  • Taryn
  • Twyla
  • Tali
  • Tibby
  • Tommie
  • Taraji
  • Taniyah
  • Tylee
  • Traci
  • Tally
  • Tizzy
  • Tulah
  • Terri
  • Tia
  • Tristen
  • Tassie
  • Trin
  • Tonya
  • Tyla

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Food Names Starting with T

Are you a foodie? Or do you just think that naming your dog after a food is simply cute? Either way, there are plenty of food names you could give your dog that start with T. Here are a few that we thought of.

  • Texas Toast
  • Tofu
  • Tangerine
  • Taco
  • Tomato
  • Tuna
  • Tea
  • Tamarind
  • Tiramisu
  • Turkey
  • Tapioca
  • Tangelo
  • Tahini
  • Taki
  • Turnip
  • Trout
  • Tapenade
  • Tamarillo
  • Tempura
  • Tart
  • Tagliatelle
  • Tempeh
  • Tabasco
  • Tomatillo
  • Tabbouleh
  • Tamales
  • Taquito
  • Tandoori
  • Tenderloin
  • Threadfin
  • Tilapia
  • Tom Yum
  • Tostada
  • Turbot
  • Tanghulu
  • Toffee
  • Tatertot
  • Torte
  • Tres Leches
  • Trifle
  • Truffle
  • Turnover
  • Taffy
  • Teriyaki
  • Tortilla
  • Treacle
  • Triticale
  • Tequila

Entertainment-Based Names Starting with T

Do you love books and movies? If so, here is a list of character names we rounded up for your viewing pleasure.

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Male Names

  • T-800—Terminator
  • Tallahassee—Zombieland
  • Te Fiti—Moana
  • Tank—Lilo and Stitch
  • Tuk Tuk—Raya and the Last Dragon
  • Tipo—The Emperor’s New Groove
  • Tiny—Meet the Robinsons
  • Thorny—A Bug’s Life
  • Thomas—Pocahontas
  • Terence—Tinkerbell
  • Tantor—Tarzan
  • Tamatoa—Moana
  • Tadashi—Big Hero 6
  • Tin Man—The Wizard of Oz
  • Tramp—Lady and the Tramp
  • Tigger—Winnie the Pooh
  • Timon—The Lion King
  • Treebeard—The Lord of the Rings
  • Tarzan—Tarzan
  • Thanos—The Avengers
  • T’Challa—Black Panther
  • Thranduil—The Lord of the Rings
  • Tony—Iron Man
  • Truman—The Truman Show
  • Tito—Oliver and Company
  • Tiago—Rio 2
  • Tod—Fox and the Hound
  • Toulouse—The Artistocats
  • Trusty—Lady and the Tramp
  • Taz—Looney Tunes
  • Timmy—Fairly Odd Parents
  • Toucan Sam—Froot Loops Mascot
  • Travis—Taxi Driver Thorin—The Hobbit
  • Théoden—The Lord of the Rings
  • Tyler—Fight Club
  • Tantor—Tarzan
  • Travers—Harry Potter
  • Thumper—Bambi
  • Ted—Ted

Female Names

  • Taffyta—Wreck-It Ralph
  • Thelma—Thelma and Louise
  • Tinkerbell—Peter Pan
  • Tauriel—The Hobbit
  • Tia—Pirates of the Caribbean
  • Trelawney—Harry Potter
  • Tiana—The Princess and the Frog
  • Trinity—The Matrix
  • Tiger Lily—Peter Pan
  • Terk—Tarzan
  • Tonks—Harry Potter
  • Tanana—Brother Bear
  • Tetsuo—Akira
  • Tupu—Tupu
  • Tali-Zorah—Warcraft

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Nature Names Starting with T

If you love nature, here are a few names that relate directly to the earth, sky, and other creatures.

  • Thyme
  • Turmeric
  • Tang
  • Tamir
  • Tarragon
  • Thistle
  • Taipan
  • Tetra
  • Thorne
  • Tilden
  • Talcum
  • Tigers Eye
  • Tekite
  • Thorny Devil
  • Thresher
  • Tomer
  • Thulite
  • Turquoise
  • Toad
  • Termite
  • Tamarin
  • Tarsier
  • Tansy
  • Toadfish
  • Tornjak
  • Triggerfish
  • Timber
  • Terra
  • Troodon
  • Terracotta
  • Twilight
  • Tully Monster
  • Twinkle
  • Tawny
  • Turaco
  • Twill
  • Turnspit
  • Tussock
  • Toad Lily
  • Treehopper
  • Titanosaur
  • Tick
  • Thrush
  • Takin
  • Tiger
  • Tortoise
  • Titmouse
  • Trout
  • Tapir
  • Tarantula
  • Tapanuli
  • Trillium
  • Thunbergia
  • Trollius
  • Tulipa
  • Teak
  • Topaz
  • Tupelo
  • Tulip
  • Tallow
  • Tamarisk
  • Temu
  • Tara
  • Tamarack
  • Tenaza

Random Names Starting with T

If none of those names caught your attention, let us give you a random list of T names that might tickle your fancy.

  • Tarot
  • Tartufo
  • Tascho
  • Tomahawk
  • Talisman
  • Tinman
  • Tabsy
  • Tako
  • Targo
  • Toga
  • Tizian
  • Tomtom
  • Taxi
  • Techno
  • Tornado
  • Tattoo
  • Taurus
  • Torro
  • Tonka
  • Teo
  • Trinidad
  • Trilogy
  • T-Bone
  • Tesco
  • Teufel
  • Tennessee
  • Tuffy
  • Thiago
  • Thimmethy
  • Tut
  • Twiggy
  • Tubby
  • Tub O Lard
  • Tubman
  • Tootie
  • Tron
  • Trip
  • Tipsy
  • Tanzo
  • Tiddliwinks
  • Terabithia

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Conclusion

There are tons more T names out there, but we hope this list gets you started on your journey. With any luck, you’ve already found the name, or names, that you’re considering most. Remember, if you’re having trouble deciding, get the help of a friend or family member.

Of all of these T names, which one was your favorite?


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