Naming your boat is one of the best things about being a new boat owner. But it’s never easy. It took me weeks to come up with a suitable name that was a reflection of my personality and meant something to me.
Since getting my pontoon boat, our dog comes with us all the time. He even has his own dog ramp to climb on board with!
During the naming process, my family and I racked our brains to come up with a boat name for a dog lover. We ended up choosing something that really worked for us and are really happy with.
But we did have a spreadsheet left over of all the other dog related boat names we had come up with.
I thought it a shame to waste them, so wanted to share them with you today.
You can see our list of boat names for dog lovers below – feel free to use any of them when naming your boat after the dog in your life!
List of dog-related boat names you will love!
- 4 Legged Winds
- American bullboat
- Bad Dog
- Bark Side of the Moon
- Boaty McDogface
- Dirty Dog
- Dockin’ Dog
- Dog Gone
- Dog On It
- Doggie Paddle
- English bullboat
- French bullboat
- Hot Dog
- I Like Big Mutts and I Cannot Lie
- Jurassic Bark
- Let Go Mutts
- Nauti Dog
- New Leash of Life
- Off the Leash
- One Sick Puppy
- Paws for Thought
- Pug Life
- Puppy Paddler
- Ruff Seas
- Ruff Water
- Salty Dog
- The Big Dog
- The Doghouse
- The Pug Tug
- Water Dog
- White Boots
- Who Let the Dogs Out
Related dog and boat articles
Our dog is as much a member of the family as the rest of us. That means every weekend he is with us on our pontoon boat, and in that time, we’ve learned a lot about taking your four-legged friend out onto the water.
You can read some of the advice articles my family and I have put together below. I hope you find them useful!
- How to build a dog ramp for your boat – see the steps you need to take to get your dog up and onto your boat’s deck with a homemade ramp.
- How to keep your dog cool on your boat – when the sun beats down, your doggie can quickly overheat. Learn how to minimize that risk.
- Dog boat beds that we recommend – click here to see which dog beds are best for your boat with ones that don’t slide and can’t be chewed.
Dog boat accessories we recommend
My family and I also have a range of accessories that we never leave behind when our faithful friend comes with us. The dog boat accessories we recommend include:
- Dog boat beds
- Dog mat
- Potty toilet mat
- Boat ramp
- Dog life jacket
- Non-slip waterproof dog shoes
- Dog sunscreen
- Spill proof water bowl
- Water spray bottle to keep him cool
- Selection of toys
- And more…
To see the accessories in full with individual product recommendations, see our list of recommended dog boat stuff.
The last word…
I hope you’ve enjoyed all the dog-related boat names my family came up with. If you can think of any better boat names for dog lovers (and I am sure you could!) then I would love to hear about them.
Mention yours in the comments below or get in touch via social media.
If you need any more inspiration on how to name your boat then here are some additional resources: