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The Naming of Cats

"A cat needs a name that’s particular, a name that’s peculiar, and more dignified, else how can he keep up his tail perpendicular, or spread out his whiskers, or cherish his pride"? ~ T.S. Elliot

Some Names to Choose From

Edited April 18, 2017

Happy Jack Cats names every kitten or cat that we advertise for adoption and that's a lot of names, so we thought we would share a few with you. Some are really crazy and some not so much, but we think extraordinary creatures should not have ordinary names. Don't you agree? We invite you to take a look below and use any name that strikes your fancy. Included are T.S. Eliots names from his "Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats", which have an *.  ~ Happy Jack

 Names for Girls

 Names for Boys

A                    
Abbie
Abby
Abigail
Addie
Adalina Patty
​Adaline
Adelaide
Adele
Africa
Alice
​Aphrodite
​Aggie
​Alice
Allie Cat
​Amalia
Amelia
Amanda
Amber
Amiga (Spn)
​Amity
Amy
Angel
​Angela
Angel Eyes
​Angelina
Angelou
​Annabell
Annabeth
Annie
Apricot
April
Asia
Aster
​Athena
​Augusta (Gussy)
Aurora
Autumn
Arabella
Artemis
Ava
Avalon
Ayn
Azalea
Azie
Azora
Azunia

B                   

Babette
Baby
​Babycakes
Baby Girl
​Bambi
​Banshee
Barbie
​Bardot
​Baroness
​Bashira
Bast
​Bea
Beauty
Bebe
​Bee
Begonia
Bell
Bella
Betty
Betty Davis
Betsy
Bianca
Biba
Bibi​
Bijou
Biscotti
Bisquit
Bitsy
Bizzy
Blondie
Blossom
Bluebelle
Bluesette
Bobby
​​Bobbette
​Bombalurina*
​Bon Bon
​Bonita
Bonnie (​Bonnie & Clyde)
​Boo
Boo Boo
Boots
​Bootsie
Bora Bora
Branwen
​Brazil
​Breezy
​Brittany
​Brownie
Brown Sugar
​Bubbles
Buffy​
Bunny
Bumblebee
​Buttercup
Buttermilk
Butterscotch
Buttons
Buzz
​Buzzy

C                     
Cali
Cady
Calamity
Calamily Jane
Caledonia
Calliope
Callula
Calypso
Candy
Camellia
Cameo
​Cammi
Calamity Jane
Campari
Canary
Camo
Cappuccino
Cara
Caramel
Carissa
Carlotta
Carmelita (spn)
Carmen
Carmen Miranda
Carlotta
Cashmere
Caroline
Carolina
​Cassandra
Cee Cee
Chai
Champagne
Chanel
Charlie
Charlotte
Chatty Kathy
Cattanooga
​Checkers
​Cheddar
​Cheery
Cherrie
Chevy
Chewy
Chicita
Chloe
Cinnamon
Cinder
​Clarisa
Clementine
Cleo
Cleopatra
​Clove
Clover
Cloudy
Coco
Cocoa
Cocopuff
Coffee
​Confetti
Cookie
Coral
Coraline
Cotton
Countess
Creamy
Creamsicle
Cream Puff
Cricket
Crystal
Cuddles
Cupcake
Cutie
Cutie Pie
​Cymbeline

D                   
Daffy
Daffodil
Daisy
Daisy Duke
Dahlia
Dancer
Dandelion
Danny
Dante
Daphne
Darla
Darling
Dashiki
Dee Dee
Deja
Delilah
Demeter*
Demi
Destiny
Di
Diamond
Dicey
Dido
Dinah
Dishy
​Diva
Dizzy
Dixie
Dody
Dolly
​Doodles
Dorothy
Dory
Dot
Dots
Dottie
Dotty
Dove
Drucilla
​Duchess

E                   
Ebony
​Echo
​Edelweiss
​Eden
Edie
Egypt
Elizabeth
Ella
Ellie
Ellie May
Elsie
Elvira
Egypt
Electra*
Eleanor Roosevelt
Ember
Emily
Emma
Emmaline
Emma-Louise
Emmylou
Empress
Endora
Epiphany
Éponine
Esmerelda​
Etcetera*
Etta
Evangelina
​Evangeline

​​ F                    
Faith
Fancy
Fawn
Feather
Feathers
Felicette
Fiona
Feckie
Fendi
Fiona
Fjord
​Fleur
Fifi
​Firefly

Flipsy
Flora
Floradora​​
Foret
Flossy
Flower
Fluffinella
Fluffy (Ah, come on now)
Flufferbutter
Flutterby
Fleur
Flossy
Fluffer
Foo Foo
Forsythia
Foxy
Foxie Lady
Freya
Frida
Frieda
Fritzi
​Frizzy
Frostie
Frosty
​Fussy

G                   
Gabby
Gatta 
Garnet
Gem
​Gemma
Geni
Genesis
Geneva
Genevive
​Georgia
Gretel

Giggles
Gigi
Gidgette
Giffy
​Gina
Ginger
Gingersnap
Ginny Weasley
Girlfriend
Girly
​​Giselle
​Givenchy
​Gizmo
Gloria
Godiva (long hair)
Goldie
Goldilocks
​Gorgeous
Grace
Gracie
Graymalkin
Grenadine
Griselda
Grizabella*
​Grizzelda
Gucci
Gumdrop
Gummie Bear
Guinevere
Guppy
Gurly
Gussie
Gwendolyn
Gypsy

H                       

Haley
Hannah
Happy
Harmony
Hazel
Helen Keller (blind)
Heather
​Hedwig
Hermione
​Holly
Honey
​Honey Bunch
​Honeyfoot
Hope
Hyacinth

I                   
Ice Queen
​Icy
Idgy
Ileane
India
Indigo
​Inna
Iona
​Iris
Isabella
Itty Bitty Kitty
​Ivory
Ivy
Izzy

J                   
Jade
​Jafa
Java
​Jazz
Jazzy
​Jello
Jelly
​Jellybean
​Jellybelly
Jellyroll
Jemima*
Jasmine
Jenny
​Jennyanydots*
Jewel
​Jezebel
​Jody
Jolly
Jonny Cake
Josey
Joy
Juneau
​Juno
​Jupiter

K                   
Kabuki
Katie
Katniss
​Kenya
​Kewpie
Kewpie Doll
Kiki
​Kissy
Kitty Cate
Kiwi
Kizzy

L                    
Lacey
Lacy
Lady
Lady Blue
Ladybug
Lady Di
Lady Chewbaca
​Lady Griddlebone•
Lady Liberty
​Latte
Lavender
Leeloo
Lexi
Liberty
Lila
Lilac
Lilith
Lily
Little Goodie Two Shoes
Lemony
Lizzy
Lola
Lollipop
Lolita
Long Tail Sally
Lotty
Loubee Lou
​Lovebug
Lovey
​Loxie
Lucky Penny
Lucy
​Lucy Liu (Loo)
Lulu
Luna
Lyric


M                   
Maybelline
Madeline
Maddie
Margot
Mai (May)
Mai Mai
​Mai Tai
Maisie
Maliumpkin
​Marbles
Margo
Marmalade
Maronita (Spn)
​Marshmallow
Martina
Maggie
​Maggie the Cat
Magnolia
Margarita
Margaret (Meg)
Marigold
​Marilyn Monroe
Martha
Maxie
​May
Maya (Spn)
Meg
Megan
Melody
​Melvina
Meowmeow
Mia
Mija (Spn)
Milkshake
Milla
​Milly
Mimi
Mimosa
​Mindy
Minerva
​Mini
Minnie
Missy
Misty
Mittsu (3 legs)
Mittens
Minx
​Mitzi
Molly
Mollywilkin
​Mona
Moonlight
Moonshadow
Moxie
Moxy
Ms. Kitty
Muffin
Muppet
Myst
​Mystery
Mystique

N                    
Nala​
Nani
Nightshade
​Nikki
Nina
Nic Nac
​Noodles
Nyx or Styx

O                   
Old Gumbie Cat*
Olive
​Olivia
Opal
Oreo

P                   
Paisley
Paloma
Pansy
Panda
Paprika
Party Girl`
​Patches
​Patty
Paz
Peaches
Peanut
Pearl
​Pebbles
​Peg (3 legs)
Peony
Pepsi
Petal
Pertronella
Petunia​
Phantom
​Phoebe
Phoenix​
​Pipa
​Piper
Pinky
Piper
​​Pixie
Polly
​Pollyanna
Poppet
Poppy
Posey
Precious
​​Princess
Princess Aurora
​Princess Paws
Princess Peach
Primrose
Puma
Pumpkin
Purrsnickitty

Q                   
Olympia
Queen​
QT (cutie)
Queeny
Querida (beloved)

R                   
Rapunzel
Rainbow
Raven​
Razzmatazz
Reina (Spanish Queen)
Rica
Rigan (Irish Queen)
​Riva
Regina (Queen)
Rio
​Rosalind
Rosebud
Rose
Rosette
Rosie
Rosita
Rosy
Roxy
​Rumba
Ruby
Rumpus Cat*

S                        
Sacagawea
Sadie
Sake
Saldana
Salty
​Samantha
Sandy
Sangrita
​Sapphire
​Sasha
Saskatchewan
Sassy
​Sausy
​Savanna
Scarlet
​Shadow
​Shady Lady
​Sheba
​Sibyl
Sienna
Silky
Silly
Silver Dollar
Silverheels
Sinai
Sitka
Skittles
Skye
Smokey
Snow
Snowball
​Snow Drop
​Snowflake
​Snowball
Snow White
Snowy
Snuggles
Socket
SoCo
Sookie
Soophi
Sophie
​Sparkle
Speckles
​Splatters
Spotty
Squeaky
Stella
Stardust
Starlet
Starr
​Strudel
Sugar
Shugga
Sugar Pie
Summer
Sunflower
​Sunny
Sushi
​Susie
Sweetheart
Sweet Jane
​Sweetness
Sweet Pea
​Sylvie

T                     

Tabitha
Tabby
Tacuba ( in El Salvador)
Taffy
Tallulah
Tamara
Tammy
​Tasha
Tiger Lily
Tigress
Tilly
Tinkerbell
Tippy
Tipsy
Tita
Tizzy
Toffee
​Toni
Tootsie
Tria (Greek 3)
Trinity (3 legs)
Trixie
Truffles
Tulip
Tullia
Tully
Tuppence
Tuxie
​Tweetie
Twiggy
Twilight
​Twinkle
​Tsarina

U                       
Uhura
Underfoot

V                        
Valentina
Vanessa
Vanna
Velvet
Venus
Veronica
Victoria*
Violet

W                      
Waffles
Wednesday
Willow
Wilma
Winnie

X                        
Xenia

Y                        
Yoco
Yoshi
​Your Grace
YumYum

Z                        
Zahara
Zappa
​Zee
​Zelda
Zen
Zilla (shadow)
Zinfandel (white)
Zinnia
​Zita
​Zoe
Zoey
Zora
Zsa Zsa
Zuleika
Zumba
​Zuzu

A                    
Abraham
Ace
Aces
Ajax
​Ainsworth
Airbag
Airhead
Alcott
Alicat
Alonzo (Spn)

Amazing Kitty Fantastico

Amedeo (Belgium King)
Amigo
​Amos
Andy
Andy Warhol​
Archie
Arizona
Armani
Amadeus
Ash
​Ashes
Asparagus*
Astro
Atticus
Augustas (Gus)
Azrael

B                    
Baggy
Baggly
Bailey
Baltazar
Bandit (Smoky & Bandit)
Banner (bushy tail)
Banjo
Barnabas
Barnaby
Barnacle
Barnacle Bill
Barnie
Bartholomew
Basileus (Latin King)
​Bean
Beans
Bear
Beastie
Beatle
Beau
Bee Gee
Bengi
Benito
Benny
Bertie
Bieber
Bill Bailey
Billy

Billy Bob
Billy Joel
Big Jud
Biggy
Biggy Smalls
Bigly
Bigguns
Bingo
​Biscott
Bizkiti
Bizzy
Blaze
Blitz
Blitzen
​Blu
Blue
​Bob
Bob Dole
Bobby
​Bo
Bobo
Bo Bo
Bogo
Bogus
Bonito
Boo
Bookend
Booker
Boog
Boomer
​Bosco
Bradshaw
Brando
Breezy
Breezy Boy
Broccoli
Bruno
Bubba
​Buck
Buckingham
Buckshot
Bub
Bud
Buddy
​Bugsy
​Bully Bob
​Bunnyman
Busby
Buster Keaton
​Bustopher Jones*
Butch
Buttercup
​Butterlump
Buttermilk
Butterscotch
Buttons
Buzz
Buzz Buzz
​Buzzy

C                   
Cabbie
Cadbury
Cam
​Camo
Candy Man
Cappuccino
Capt' Crunch
Captain
Carlos
Cashmere
Caspar
Cassius
Castor
Catshew
​Cato
​Catzilla
Chance
Chai
Champ
Chance
Charlemagne
Charles the Great
Charlie
​Charlie Bucket
Charming (charming)
Che
Cheddar
Cheshire
Chester
Chevy
Chevy Chase
Chewy
Chile 
Chili
Chili Pepper
​Chilly
Chuckie
​Chunky Monkey
​Cho Tang
Cinnamon
Cinder
​Clifford
Clooney
Clove
Clover
Clyde (​Bonnie & Clyde)
Coco
Cocoa
Coconut
​Coda
Cody
Coffee
Colby
Cole
Cool Cat
Cool Whip
​Cooper
​Copper
Cosmo
​​Count Chocula
​Cowboy
​Crash
​Creamy
Creamsicle
Cream Puff

Creed
Creedence
Creeper
Cricket
Crosby​
Cruiser
Curry
​Cutter
Cyclone
​Cygnus (worlds longest tail)

D                     
Dakota
Dagwood
Damncat
​Damon
Dancer
​Dandy​
Dandelion

Danny
Dante
​Darbuka
​Darwin
​Dax
Denon
Dexter
​Diablo
Dickey
​Dempsey
​Dennis the Menace
​Desi
Dewy
Dexter​
Dickens
Dicey
​Diego
Diesel
​Digger
Dijon
Dingo 
​Dixon​
​Dizzy
Doc
​Doodles
​Dooley
Double Trouble
Draco (dragon)
​Dragon
​Dreamer
Drifter
​Dude
Duffy
​Duncan
Dusty
Dutch
Dynomite 

E                    
Earl Gray
​Ebeneezer
​Ebony
Eddy
Edgar (A. Poe)
Egon
Egor
Eldorado (gold)
​Elmo
Esau (hairy)
​Eskimo
Euripides
Evinrude

F                     
Felix the Cat
Ferris
​Figment
Fizziwig
​Fleetwood Mac
​Flick
Flip
Fluffer
​Fonzie
​Franklin
​Frappaccino
Frazier
​Freebe
​Freckles
Freddie
​Friday
​Friedrich
Fritz
​Frostie
​Frosty
​Fubu
​Fudge
Funny Face
Fuzz
Fuzz Lightyear
Fuzzy
Fuzzy Feet

G                    
Garfield
​Garfunkel
Gatsby
Genghis*
George*
​Geraldo
Gigo
Gino
​Gizmo
​Goblin
​Gobo
​Gold Brick
Gold Digger​
Goofball
Goofy
Ghost
​Ghostface
​Gozer
Gremlin
​Gremalkin
​Groucho
Growltiger*
​Griddlebone*
Griz
Grizzly
Guinevere
Gumbie
Gumbo​
Gunner
Guppie
Gus*
Gawain
Gyllenhaal

H                    
Hamlet
Hannibal
Hank
Harpo
Harvey
Heathcliffe
Hemingway
Hemsworth
Hennessy
Henry
​Hero
Hervey
​Herrringbone
Hobbes
Honey Boy

Hoops
Hoosier
Hopalong
​Hopscotch
Houdini
Howdy
Huckleberry
Hugo Boss
Humbolt
Hummer
Huxley

I                   
Icahbod
Ike
​Icy
Iggy
Ignatius
Igor
Ink Spot
Inky

Inrique
Indie (Indiana Jones)
Irving
Ishtar
Ierving
Isaac
Ivory​
​Izzy

J                     
Jac
Jack
Jager
Jagger
Jamba
James*
Jasper
Java
Jaxson 

Jax​
​Jazz
Jefferson
Jellicle Cat (Tuxedo)*
Jellylorum*
Jeep
Jenkibns
Jerry
Jerry Garcia
Jester
Jethro
Jethro Tull
Jimi Hentrix
Jiminy
Jimmy
Joey
Johnny
Joker
Jonathan*
Jud
Juice
​Jupiter
Justin

K                    

Kaboodle
Kabuki
Kafka
Kahula
Kai
Kapusta
Karma
​Kazoo
KC (Kitty Cat)
​Keebler
Keurig
Keyser
​Kim
​King
Kipling
Kitkat
Kix
Knuckleball
Kong

L                    
Lap Magnet
Laptop
Latte
Lazy Kitty
Lefty

Legolas
LeMew
Lemieux
Leo
Leonardo de CATpria
Leopard
Leppard
Leroy
Leroy Brown
​Liberty
L.C. (Little Cat)
Liebling
Likitty Spit
Lil' Bit
Lil' Gray
Lil' Monster
​Little Bit
Little John
Little Knucklebump
Livewire
Loki
Lookame
Lord Byron
Lots-O-Dots
Louie Louie
Lovecake
Loverboy
Lowenbrau
LuciFUR
​Lucky
Ludo (Guiness biggest cat)
Ludwig
Lurch
Lurk
Lurkmeister
Lurky

M                   
Macaroon
Macavity*
Malachi
Mandolin
Manfred
Marbles
Marshmallow
Mate
Maurice 
Max
Meatball
Megawatt
​Meowzer
Mephistopheles
Mercury
Merlin
Metalica
MIckey
​Midnight
Milkshake
​Miguel
Milky Way
Milo
Milo (MEE-low)
Mink
Molesey*
Mongojerrie*
Monkey
Moody Blue
Moon Pie
Mooney
​Moonshine
Moose
​Monty
Moto
Motor
​Motorhead
Mouse
Mr. Darcy
Mr. Eddie
Mr. Mistoffelees*
​Mr. Starbuck
Mr. Wonderful
Mugie
Mugsy
Mungojerry*
Munkustrap*​
Muscat

N                    
Nabisco
Nairobi
​Napoleon
​Napper
​Neko 
Nevada
Nibbles
Nibs
Nietzsche
​Nifty
​Ninja
​Nikita
​Nipper
​Nivens McTwisp
Noodles
​Nubbins
​Nubs
​Nugget​
Nute
Nutmeg
Nutterbutter

O                    
October
Oh No (Another cat)
OJ (Orange Juice)
Olaf
Old Deuteronomy*
Ollie
Oliver
​Opie
O'Riley
​Orion
Orka
​Orlando
Orlando Bloom
​Orson
Oscar
Otis
Othello
Ozzie

P                   
Paco
Panda
​Paris
​Patches
​Payton
Peanut
​Peachy
Pebbles
Peewee
Peg (3 legs)
​Pepper
​Periwinkle
​Pete
Peter*
Phantom
​Pharaoh
​Phish
​Phoenix
Pickles
Piggy
Piglet
Pimm
Ping
​Pink Floyd
Pinkie
Pip
​Pipo (the clown)
​Pippen
Pinky
Plato
Play Doh
Poirot
Pokymon
​Polar Bear
Pole Cat
Poo Choo
Pooh Cat
Pootinkey (fart)
Popcorn
Pouncival*
Pretzel
​Pi
Prickly
Prince
Prince Charming
Puddin'
Puddin' Head
Puff
Puffalump
Puffinstuff

Q                   
Quaxo*
Quasimodo

R                    
Ra
Raisin
Raja (king or prince)
Rascal
Razzmatazz
​Rebel
Red
Red Bean
​Remington​
Rico Suave (Spn)
​Riddick
​Riley
Rimsky
Ringo (Star)
Rio (Spn)
Road Runner
Robbie
Robie
Rodrigo
Rolling Stone
Roman
Roosevelt
Rooster
Rovio
Rowdy
​Rudolph
Rudy
Rudyard
Rudyard Kipling
Rum Tum Tugger*
Rumpleteazer*
​Rupert
Rusty

S                   
Sacha
Salem
Salsa
​Salty
Sam
Sammy
Sammich
Samson
Samwise
Sanchez
Sancho
Sargent Tibs
Sasha
​Scampy
Schnapps
Scooby
Scooter
Scottie
Scout
Scroggins
​Scratchy
Skruffles
Scruffy
Scout
Sebastian
Seymore
Severus Snape
​Shakespeare
Sheerkhan
Shelby
Sheldon
Sherlock
Shinobi
Sidney (Sid)
Siegfried
Sigmund
Sirius Black
Silky
Sillabub*
Simeon
Simon
Sinbad
Sinclair
Sinjin
Sir Cute A Lot
​Sir Winston
​Sitka
​Sleepy Head
Slim
Skeeter
Skimbleshanks*
Skipknot
Skipper
Skyler
Slapshot
Slick
Sly
Smiley
Smokey
Smokey and the Bandit
​Smokey Joe
​Smoothy
Smush
​Snapples
 ​Snickers
Smiley
Snoop Dog
Snooper
Snoopy
​Snowball
​Snow Cat
​Snowflake
Snowman
Snowtuft
Snowy
Solomon
​Speculoo
Speedy
Spock
Socko    
Sancho
Simon 
Sinclair
Snipes
Socko
Socks
Sonny
Sootie
Sosuke
Spazz
Spencer
​Sphinx
Spiderman
Spock
Spongebob
Spookie
Spot 
Spotie
Spud
Sparks
Sparky
Speedster
Speedy
Sphynx
Spicy
Spicy Mustard
Spike
Spitfire
Spitz
Spriggs
Sprocket
Spunky
Squint
​Squishy Cookie
Squeakers
Starbuck
Steampunk
Stewart Little
Stewie
Stir Fry
Stitch
Strudel
Stuart
Stubby
Stubs 
Stud Muffin
Subway
Sugarpuss
​Sultan
Sundance
Sunny
Survivor
Sushi
Sweet Boy
Swingtime

T                    
Tabasco
Taffy
Tamale (Spn)
Tangle
Tango
Tantomile*
Taz (for Tasmanian Devil)
Ted
Teddy
Ted E. Bear
​Templeton
​Tenacious
Tex
​Thumper
Tidbit
​Tibs
​Tiki
Timberlake
Tip
​Tipples
Tippy
Tipsy
​Toffee
Tom
​Tommy
​Tonga
​Tony
​Toto
Ting Ting
Trippi
​Tripod (3 legs)
Trio
Trooper
​Truck
Truffles
Trzy (polish 3)
Tubby
Tucker
Tumblebrutus*
Tux
Twister
​Twix

U                    
Ulysses

V                    
Vader (Darth)
Valentine
Valentino
Van Halen
Vesper
Victor*
Vinicius (wine)
Vonnegut

W                    
Wacko
Wad-o-fur (wad of fur)
Waffles
Waif
Waldo
Wallace
Wally
Walrus
Walter
Wampum
Warhol
Wasabi
Wayan
​Watson
Webster
Weimar
Wellington
Wendell
Wesley
Whale
Whammo
Whippersnapper
Whispurr
Whiskers
White Dwarf
Whiteout
White Tiger
Whoopee
​Widget
​Wiggins
Wiggles
Wilbur
Wild Thing
William
Willoughby
Willy
Willie Poo
Wink
Winkles
Winky
Windsor
Winston
Winton
Wizzy
Whimsey
Whirligig
Wiscus
Whiskey
​Wishbone
Whiskey
Wizard
Wobbles
Wolfie
Wolfgang
Wolfman
Wombat
Woody
Wonky
Won Ton
Wooly
Wrangler
Wrigley
Wubbles
Wuggums
Wysiwyg
Wu Tang


X                   
Xanthros (yellow)
Xero
Xeno
Xing-Fu (happy)

Y                             
Yamaha
Yardbird
Yellow Jacket
Yin-Hsin
Yo
Yogi
​Your Grace
Yoyo
Yukiko (snow)
Yves

Z                    

Zac / Zack / Zak
Zack the Black
Zaccheus
​Zappa
Zebedee
Zebra
Zeppelin
Zeppo
Ziggy
Zip
Zizzy
Zoltar
Zorba
Zorro
Zowie
Zulu