Japanese dog names

Even if your new pup’s not an Akita or a Japanese Chin, it’s okay to christen her with a name inspired by that part of the world. You need only start to worry if she starts insisting her kibble is drenched in teriyaki sauce.

Akiko

Anime

Chiyo

Fuji

Geisha

Honshu

Kanichi

Kazuko

Lotus

Midori

Momo

Oonagi

Oonagi-Doggie

Pikachu

Sapporo

Shinju

Shogi

Soba

Sumo

Sushi

Taro

Wasabi

Yoko

Yoshi

Yukata

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