Sporting dogs such as retrievers, spaniels, pointers, and setters often live an active lifestyle, frequently in a rural environment where their natural instincts to flush, point, and retrieve game are on high alert.
Sporting Breeds include:
Note: Any mixed breed dog with sporting dog genes will often have similar instincts.
Whether your sporting dog lives on a ranch or in a high rise, here's a list of 50 fun names inspired by the natural world these dogs love. We've divided them into two categories, water and field, depending on your breed's background.