Moose, meaning “resembling the animal” or “big,” is a great male dog name for dogs who are tough. Find out more about dogs named Moose.


Name: Moose

Meaning: “Resembling the animal,” “big,” “strong man”

Personality: Tough

About This Name: Several people, such as Yankees pitcher Mike Mussina and actor Jared Padalecki, have the nickname Moose. A parson Russell terrier with this name became famous when he starred as Eddie Crane in the television show Frazier. Before retiring, Moose went on to snag a role in My Dog Skip. The name Moose is popular with human companions, particularly those who have large breed dogs.

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