Good Coyote Names

Coyote Names

Coyotes are most popular in Native American culture. They are considered as smart animals, however are also evasive and mischievous. Coyotes are excellent predators and have been known to attack human in some cases. Note that although this does not happen quite often, one should not be ignorant of their dangerous nature.  While it is not a common practice around the world to keep coyotes as pets, there are a few individuals who domesticate this animal. One of the challenges coyote owners face is coming up with a good name. Good coyote names ought to be memorable and relatable. They should allow the pet owner to develop some form of connection with the coyote. This article provides pet owners with a detailed list of good coyote names.


Good Coyote Names

Good coyote names are mostly inspired by their physical and personality traits. Since coyotes are smart and inventive, they can be named after world leaders and people considered to be smart. They can also be named after intelligent cartoon and movie characters. Coyotes are mischievous animals. For this reason, good coyote names include names of naughty cartoon characters and those given to mischievous people and pets. Here is a list of good coyote names:

Dr Einstein: a funny and distinguished name for a smart animal.

Jerry: named after the famous cartoon series, Tom and Jerry. Jerry is a naughty mouse making this name suitable for a mischievous pet.

Jamul: a Native American name suitable for a pet that is clever and wise.

Yoda:  inspired by a character from Star Wars.

Wolf: a fierce name for a dangerous animal. It makes people aware that coyotes can be quite dangerous.

  • Ivory
  • Cunawabi
  • Billy
  • Bobby
  • Emma
  • Iris
  • Onyx
  • Buddy
  • Tilly
  • Rex
  • Suri
  • Tequila
  • Tokyo
  • Noah
  • Nova
  • Tembi
  • Clara
  • Bella/ Belle
  • Elsa
  • Espresso
  • Femi
  • Napi
  • Sunny
  • Nikolaj

Baby Coyote Names

Baby coyotes are known as pups. They are quite cute and so are generally given befitting names. Baby coyote names can be derived from objects in our day to day lives. Some people refer to name aby coyotes after their favourite desserts and beverages. Names of flowers also make for ideal baby coyote names. This also includes endearment terms which are used to show affection. The following is a list of names that can be used for a baby coyote.

Moony: coyotes are known to howl at the moon hence the name Moony.

Snickers/ Skittles: many people love chocolates and so these names are suitable for a beloved pet.

Honey: endearment terms make for good baby coyote names.

Fluffy: a cute and relatable name for a baby coyote.

Little Witchy: an ideal name for an animal that keeps wake at night howling at the moon.

  • Nugget
  • Pumpkin
  • Milo
  • Miles
  • Waldo
  • Munchkin
  • Teeny
  • Tiny
  • Itty bitty
  • Dr Smalls
  • Giant
  • Biscuit
  • Dolly
  • Panda
  • Minion
  • Little Wolf
  • Minnie mie
  • Ana
  • Lila
  • Midnight
  • Ziggy
  • Todo
  • Truffle
  • Cutie
  • Aries


Coyote Nicknames

It is a common practice to give pets nicknames to show affection. As such, coyotes can also be given nicknames. Common coyote nicknames are based on movies and cartoons. Endearment terms are also ideal coyote nicknames.

Santa Claws: a pun on Santa Clause.

Meatball: a funny nickname for a pet that is naturally a good predator.

Sunny: a name for a playful and lovable pet coyote.

Morocco: names of place can also be used as nicknames for pets including coyotes.

  • Moody
  • Sunshine
  • Moose
  • Butterball
  • Scrappy
  • Hobbit
  • Puma
  • Uzi
  • Jimmy Chew
  • Patrick
  • Sandy
  • Wildling
  • Giant
  • Pee wee
  • Robin hood
  • Smokey
  • Demi
  • Popsy
  • Elma
  • Khal
  • Captain Barley
  • Spongebob
  • Franklin
  • Mufasa

Female Coyote Names

Female coyotes are called bitch. Although female coyotes are also dangerous, they are usually given famine names. Female coyote names can be inspired by materials in our day to day lives. They can also be inspired by the names of women leaders. Female coyote names include ordinary human names. In fact, names that are considered as suitable for other pets also make for ideal for female coyote names.

Tilly: short for Matilda. The name is of German origin meaning battle-mighty.

Luna: meaning moon.

Poochie: a cute name for a female coyote.

Laila: this is a Persian name that means dark beauty.

Sierra: the name is of Spanish origin. It is a representation of strength and groundedness.

  • Polly
  • Kiwi
  • Coco
  • Nicki
  • Mocha
  • Isla
  • Leigh
  • Daisy
  • Mia
  • Ariel
  • Willow
  • Princess
  • Missy
  • Molly
  • Yara
  • Theo
  • Amara
  • Viola
  • Gabby
  • Sheba
  • Khaleesi
  • Luyanda
  • Rainbow
  • Nana
  • Issa
  • Bisa

Male Coyote Names

Male coyotes are known as boars. They are normally given names that express their fierce nature. Some people however prefer names that are quite funny. Names of ordinary male pets also make for ideal male coyote names. This includes the names of famous movie and characters. Male coyote names are often similar to those of wolves. Here is a detailed account of male coyote names:

Alpha: the names shows strength and fierceness making it suitable for the leader of the pack.

Napoleon: names of world leaders considered to be dictators can be used for dangerous animals.

Midnight: the name is perfect for coyotes as they are known to howl at the moon during the night time.

Thunder: suitable for fierce animals.

Scar: inspired by a character from The Lion King. While Scar was not originally loved by most people, the character has gained popularity over the past few years. The name is therefore ideal for a lovable fierce animal.

  • Sage
  • Borris
  • Jack
  • Mathisa
  • Sekani
  • Mateo
  • Willy
  • Ricky
  • Cujo
  • Rambo
  • Zeus
  • Caesar
  • Madiba
  • Chompers
  • Tank
  • Turbo
  • Chaser
  • Wild
  • Mister
  • Sir
  • Rumi
  • Levi
  • Kern
  • Pepsi
  • Arrow

Pet Coyote Names

As emphasized, pet coyote names should be relatable and memorable. Such names are usually inspired by the physical and personality traits of the pet coyote. It is advisable to name them after their personality traits. This is most important for people keeping multiple animals. It allows them to easily distinguish between individuals of the same species. Famous names as well as funny names also make for ideal pet coyote names. Common pet coyote names include:

Snoop: a popular pet name used by people around the world.

Ragnar: the lead character based on the 18th century warrior in the popular television series, Vikings.

Ralf: named after Ralf Wolf from the Looney Tunes.

Twilight: a perfect name for an animal that likes to howl at the moon. It is inspired by a movie based on humans and wolves.

  • Taco
  • Tri
  • Boots
  • Button
  • Fido
  • Toffee
  • Dinky
  • Nico
  • Kali
  • Cebo
  • Stormi
  • Norie
  • Nova
  • Bobby
  • Gia
  • Santa Paws
  • Olga
  • Bob
  • Snow
  • Winnie
  • Rufus
  • Doodle
  • Doe
  • Tiger
  • Fox

Cute Coyote Names

It is a common practice to give pets cute names even though some may be dangerous. The same applies to pet coyotes. Most people prefer cute names as they are a way of showing affection to the pet coyote. Cute coyote names can be inspired by favourite destinations, movie or cartoon characters, desserts, beverages or even flowers. Names that are considered as cute for people and other less dangerous pets are also suitable for pet coyotes. Below is a detailed list of cute coyote names.

Lily: a cute and beautiful name for a pet.

Snuggles: a name used to show affection to people or pets placing it among cute coyote names.

Coco: short for cocoa/ chocolate. These are enjoyed by most people and so coco is an ideal name for a beloved pet.

Misty: a cute name for an animal with a dark coat.

Buddy: a common pet name that can also be used for coyotes.

  • Jet
  • Ringo
  • Peanut
  • Waffles
  • Pisces
  • Rocky
  • Lovebug
  • Barbie
  • Bubbles
  • Marshmallow
  • June
  • Chip
  • Chocolate
  • Cocoa
  • Ozzy
  • Poodle
  • Bitsy
  • Twinkle
  • Tater
  • Scooter
  • Ekon
  • Mira
  • Sweatpea
  • Roo
  • Sugar
  • Riley

Funny Coyote Names

While coyotes are dangerous and fierce animals, some people prefer to give them funny names. This is mainly because funny coyote names allow them to develop some form of connection with the animal. Funny coyote names are usually inspired by their physical and personality traits. Funny coyote names can also be based on cartoon characters. It is quite common for people to come up with their own funny coyote names. The following is a list of funny coyote names.

Agent Brains: a funny yet distinguished name for a smart animal.

Smarty Pants: the name is usually given to smart people.

Freckles: a perfect name for a playful pet coyote.

Hunter: coyotes are predators hence the name Hunter.

  • Grumpy
  • Houdini
  • Hussain
  • Rollo
  • Stark
  • Einstein
  • Yoda
  • Miyagi
  • Puma
  • Knucklehead

What Are Some Cool Wolf Names?

Wolves and coyotes have some sort of resembles and so their names are often similar. Both are fierce animals with excellent predatory skills. It is rare to keep wolves as pets although several people do. Some common cool wolf names are:

Simba: although this is originally a lion’s name. It can be used for any fierce animal.

Canine: wolves have very sharp teeth hence the name Canine.

Enigma: meaning mysterious.

Ndlovukazi: the name is of Zulu origin. It means queen.

  • Jetta
  • Titus
  • Tshaka/ Shaka
  • Mekhi
  • Kuro
  • Mbaku
  • Boots
  • Godzilla
  • Amir
  • Magnus
  • Lupo
  • Nova
  • Vortex
  • Blackie
  • Ace

How Rare Is A Black Coyote?

Since coyotes are wild animals, it is not easy to determine the exact population of black coyotes. However, it is not a common experience to come across black coyotes, even when hunting. Only a handful of hunters have been reported to come across black coyotes. That being said, there are a number of black coyotes in animal parks. As a matter of fact, recent studies show that for every 75 to a 100 coyotes living in southern Georgia, only 2 to 3 are black. These are however statistics for a very limited area and so their exact population remains unknown.