By Janice A. Jones | Last updated January 13, 2019
Here is the list of boy puppy names beginning with T.
Do you know what the names Tiger, Top and Toto all have in common? They are all dog characters found in literature. Tiger is the dog of Arthur Gordon Pym in the the book, A Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, by Egar Allan Poe.
Top is Cyrus Smith's dog in the book, Mysterious Island, by Jules Verne
Do I need to tell you who Toto was? Remember, before the movie, there was a book by L. Frank Baum. Want to test more of your dog name knowledge?
After exploring some of the names in this list, stop by the end of the page and test your knowledge of dog name trivia.
Tavius: (Latin: “eighth”) Short for Octavius.
Ted a gift
Talan From Talan Torriero, movie and television actor
Tate as in Tate Donovan, TV actor (Fox’s The O.C.) and (NBC’s Friends) and in George Clooney’s Academy Award-winning film, Good Night, and Good Luck.
Taye as in Taye Diggs, a broadway actor and appeared in the movies, The Best Man, The Wood, Brown Sugar, Chicago, Will & Grace, Grey’s Anatomy, and on Television (New York Undercover and Law and Order)
Terrence as in Terrence Howard, an actor and singer who appeared in Family Matters, Sparks and Independent Lens. He also played in Ray, Crash, Hustle & Flow and Get Rich or Die Tryin.
Tim as in Tim McGraw, best known as a country singer but also an actor, appearing in Flicka, The Blind Side, Four Christmases, and Country Strong.
Everyone thinks about Balto when they consider the famous 1925 Serum run to Nome, Alaska, but did you know that Togo was the lead sled dog the began The Great Race of Mercy to deliver the diphtheria antitoxin.
Without the brave dogs and their mushers, the epidemic raging in Nome might not have had a good ending.
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