Hollywood Arm Candy: Celebrity Dog Names
Want to know the most tweet-worthy names in Hollywood? If you’ve had enough of wacky celebrity baby names, check out the names of their dogs! We’ve noticed that these mongrel monikers are more strikingly human than those of their owners. Take our quiz to see if you’re up on the latest pet personalities.
Question 1 of 15
Hugh Jackman gave his French Bulldog this art inspired name:
The Hollywood hunk is often seen around town with his adorable pooch, even at the gym!
Question 2 of 15
You definitely wouldn't want warlord Ghenghis Khan as a dinner guest, which makes it a funny name choice for this lifestyle expert:
Sadly, Stewart's beloved Chow Chow passed away in 2009, but Ghenghis Khan II (who inherited the name) is an accomplished show dog! Khan II won Best in Breed at the prestigious Westminster Dog Show in 2012.
Question 3 of 15
Jennifer Aniston's dog Norman, who she had for 15 years, was so important to her that she got his name tattooed where:
|Back of the Neck|
Aniston got her beloved dog's name tattooed on her foot in 2011, and told James Lipton on Inside the Actor's Studio that her favorite word was, "Norman."
Question 4 of 15
O Romeo, Romeo! The second son of David Beckham and Victoria Beckham shares a romantic name with:
One of Katherine Heigl's five dogs
The miniature Schnauzer, Romeo, was the inspiration for Australian designer Peter Alexander's recent pajama collection. The jammies feature a picture of the pampered pooch, with the tag line "Wherefore art thou, Romeo?"
|Paris Hilton's Pomeranian|
|Matthew McConaughey's mutt|
Question 5 of 15
Jessica Alba named her precious pugs after this rock power couple:
Sid and Nancy
She might not look like a punk rock fan, but Alba named her dogs after Sid and Nancy, the infamous lead singer of the Sex Pistols and his long time girlfriend. The pairs life was immortalized in the film, Sid and Nancy.
|Johnny and June|
|Kurt and Courtney|
|Jack and Meg|
Question 6 of 15
Zelda isn't just a video game character, she's also the dog of this actress. Hint: They share a first initial!
|Zsa Zsa Gabor|
The actress and She & Him singer adopted Zelda, along with Zelda's sister Dot, from the Bill Foundation in Los Angeles.
Question 7 of 15
Modern Family star Eric Stonestreet rescued pup Coleman Hawkins, who's named after a jazz singer from this state:
Stonestreet said the dog was already named when he adopted him, but since the actor is also from Kansas, he kept it.
Question 8 of 15
Naming her dog Baylor might be an homage to the Texas upbringing of this singer/actress:
Selena Gomez was born and raised in Grand Prairie, TX, about 100 miles from the Baylor campus.
|Jennifer Love Hewitt|
Question 9 of 15
Jake Gyllenhaal gave his German Sheppard the name of one of literature's most beloved heroes:
Atticus Finch, the honorable and loyal father in To Kill a Mockingbird is a perfect name for the fiercely protective German Sheppard. Gyllenhaal also has a puggle named Boo Radley, after another character in the book.
Question 10 of 15
Which country singer had one of her dogs, Ace, serve as ring bearer for her wedding?
The Grammy award winner has two dogs, Ace and Penny, who are rarely away from her side.
Question 11 of 15
The Hunger Games' Josh Hutcherson is such a big Ryan Gosling fan that he named is dog after one of Gosling's characters:
While it's arguably one of Goslings best roles, his character in Drive didn't even have a name. The roles was simple billed as, "The Driver."
Question 12 of 15
Britney Spears has a carry-along Chihuahua named BitBit and a Yorkie named:
The names of the pop singer's two sons are Sean Preston and Jayden James. She makes frequent stops at Taco Bell for takeout.
Question 13 of 15
Sienna Miller's dogs are named after which opera?
|Troilus and Cressida|
Porgy and Bess
Sienna Miller's pooches were gifts from ex-fiance, Jude Law.
|Tristan and Isolde|
Question 14 of 15
Can you spot Demi Moore's dog among the names of her daughters?
Any rhyme scheme shared by Vida Blue and Scout LaRue is strictly unintentional—we hope!
Question 15 of 15
Which name belongs to Oprah's dog?
|Luke and Layla|
All of the above
Oprah's dogs are often included in photo shoots with the media maven. Sadie appeared on the May 2009 cover of O magazine with her owner. Sophie, whose death devastated Oprah, has a suite in PAWS (Pets Are Worth Saving) Chicago named after her.
|Sophie and Solomon|
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