Cat Names By Theme

  • “Star Trek” And “Star Trek: The Next Generation” Cat Names

    “Star Trek” And “Star Trek: The Next Generation” Cat Names

    These cat names are derived from characters featured in the Star Trek and Star Trek: The Next Generation movies and television shows.

  • Disney Princess pet names

    Disney Princess pet names

    Disney Princesses are one of the most prized franchises in the house that Walt built, and those characters have names that would be perfect for a pet dog or cat.

  • “Twilight” dog and cat names

    “Twilight” dog and cat names

    It’s billed as “The epic finale that will live forever,” and on Friday, November 16, millions of fans of Stephanie Meyer’s Twilight Saga will find out how the supernatural soap opera wraps up, as Breaking Dawn — Part 2 hits movie theatres across the U.S. (If you can’t wait, 10:00 p.m. screenings will take place […]

  • “The Hunger Games” dog and cat names

    “The Hunger Games” dog and cat names

    Based on the best-selling novels by Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games movies are filled with interesting characters with names that would also fit perfectly on a dog or cat.

  • Cat names taken from James Bond characters

    Cat names taken from James Bond characters

    James Bond is one of cinema's most enduring franchises. It's also loaded with interesting heroes and villains that bear names that would be great for a cat.

  • Science-fiction movie character dog and cat names

    Science-fiction movie character dog and cat names

    Science-fiction films have some of the most dedicated fanbases anywhere. For instance, it’s been 35 years since Star Wars originally hit theaters in 1977, but re-releases the films are still a big box-office draw (including the current 3D incarnations). Those franchises are also rife with character names that are perfect for dog or cat. What […]

  • “Forbidden Planet” dog and cat names

    “Forbidden Planet” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are taken from characters featured in the 1956 sci-fi classic, Forbidden Planet. Alta (Full name: Altaria “Alta” Morbius; daughter of Dr. Edward Morbius) Robby (Full name: Robby the Robot; robot assembled by Dr. Morbius)

  • “2001: A Space Odyssey” dog and cat names

    “2001: A Space Odyssey” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are derived from characters featured in Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 sci-fi classic 2001: A Space Odyssey. Warning: Plot spoilers are revealed below. Dave (Full name: Dr. Dave Bowman; crew member of the Discovery One, dismantles HAL) Floyd (Full name: Dr. Heywood R. Floyd; authorizes Discovery One mission, played by Roy Scheider […]

  • “Logan’s Run” dog and cat names

    “Logan’s Run” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are taken from characters featured in the movie Logan’s Run (1976), which was later a television series in 1977. The film won an Special Achievement Academy Award for visual effects. Logan (Full name: Logan 5; a bounty hunter, called a Sandman, who tracks people who attempt to flee the domed […]

  • “The Terminator” dog and cat names

    “The Terminator” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are derived from characters featured in the movie The Terminator (1984). Connor (Full name: John Connor; leader of the Resistance against the Skynet machines and savior of the human race) Reese (Full name: Kyle Reese; Resistance fighter sent back in time to protect John Connor’s mother, Sarah) Terminator (A cyborg […]

  • “Wall-E” dog and cat names

    “Wall-E” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are derived from characters featured in the movie Wall-E, which won the 2008 Academy Award for Best Animated Feature. Eve (Full name:Extraterrestrial Vegetation Evaluator; a robot sent from the spaceship Axiom to look for vegetation on Earth) Wall-E (Full name: Waste Allocation Load Lifter – Earth Class; a solar-powered robot […]

  • “Star Wars” saga dog and cat names

    “Star Wars” saga dog and cat names

    George Lucas' Star Wars series has an almost cult-like following. Here's a list of character names from the various films that would make a great moniker for a dog or cat.

  • “The Matrix” dog and cat names

    “The Matrix” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are taken from characters featured in The Matrix trilogy: The Matrix (1999), The Matrix Reloaded (2003), and The Matrix Revolutions (2003). Morpheus (A human who escaped the Matrix, captain of the Nebuchadnezzar) Neo (Full name: Thomas A. Anderson; a computer programmer/hacker recruited by Morpheus to fight the machines) Niobe (Captain […]

  • “Alien” dog and cat names

    “Alien” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are derived from characters featured in the movie Alien (1979) and its sequel Aliens (1986). Warning: Plot spoilers are revealed below. Ash (Featured in Alien; android science officer on board the Nostromo, Ash malfunctions, attacks his fellow crew members, and is ultimately dismantled) Bishop (Featured in Aliens; an android on […]

  • “Back to the Future” dog and cat names

    “Back to the Future” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are derived from characters featured in the movies Back to the Future (1985), Back to the Future Part II (1989), and Back to the Future Part III (1990). Biff (Full name: Biff Tannen; overgrown bully and nemesis of George McFly, Marty’s father) McFly (Full name: Marty McFly; son of George […]

  • “Battlestar Galactica” dog and cat names

    “Battlestar Galactica” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are derived from characters featured in the television series Battlestar Galactica (1978 and 2004). Descriptions are from the 2004 series. Adama (Full name: Admiral William Adama; commander of the Galactica) Apollo (Full name: Captain Lee “Apollo” Adama; Viper pilot) Boomer (Full name: Lieutenant Sharon “Boomer” Valerii; Viper pilot) Starbuck (Full […]

  • “Blade Runner” dog and cat names

    “Blade Runner” dog and cat names

    Blade Runner dog and cat names These dog and cat names are derived from characters featured in the movie Blade Runner (1982). Warning: Plot spoilers are revealed below. Deckard (Full name: Rick Deckard; a police officer who specializes in “retiring” renegade synthetic humans, known as replicants) Pris (A replicant retired by Decker) Zhora (A replicant […]

  • “Buck Rogers in the 25th Century” dog and cat names

    “Buck Rogers in the 25th Century” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are derived from the television series Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979). Buck (Full name: Captain William Anthony “Buck” Rogers; a NASA pilot whose space shuttle who is frozen for 504 years after his life support malfunctions) Twiki (A small robot in the year 2491)

  • “Flash Gordon” dog and cat names

    “Flash Gordon” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are derived from characters featured in the movie Flash Gordon (1980). Warning: Plot spoilers are revealed below. Aura (Full name: Princess Aura; Ming’s daughter who falls in love with Flash) Flash (Football player for the New York Jets who ultimately defeats Ming) Ming (Full name: Emperor Ming the Merciless; evil-doer […]

  • “Firefly” and “Serenity” dog and cat names

    “Firefly” and “Serenity” dog and cat names

    These dog and cat names are derived from characters featured in the television series Firefly (2002) and the theatrical feature Serenity (2005). Badger (Part of a smuggling operation on the planet Persephone) Mal (Full name: Captain Malcolm “Mal” Reynolds; owner of the Serenity starship) Saffron (A con artist)