Name Ideas for Pet Goats and Sheep

Pet goats and sheep are very popular farm animals, even with people who don't have a farm. They're adorable, are fun to watch climb and jump on things, and can be great pets if you have the space for them. But choosing a name for these little characters can sometimes be a challenge. Thankfully there are plenty of ideas from other goat and sheep owners to use to inspire you. Check out this list of names to find the perfect one for your pet.

And if you've already named your goat or sheep, find out if their name is on the list!

A

  • Agnes
  • Alfie
  • Allie
  • Amber
  • Amy
  • Anabell
  • Angel
  • Angela
  • Angel Blossom
  • Angelic
  • Angie
  • Apache
  • Archie
  • Asia
  • Athena
  • Aurora
  • Autumn
  • Awall

B

  • Bailey
  • Baby
  • Baby Girl
  • Baby Goat
  • Bambi
  • Basil
  • Beauty
  • Bell
  • Benny
  • Beryl
  • Betty
  • Big Mama
  • Big Red
  • Billy (like from the movie Air Buddies)
  • Blackie
  • Blake
  • Blanche
  • Blondie
  • Bocephus
  • Bonnie
  • Boomer
  • Boots
  • Brownie
  • Brutus
  • Buddy

C

  • Ceasar
  • Caramel
  • Cari
  • Carmella
  • Chandra
  • Chester
  • Cheyenne
  • Chief
  • Chloe
  • Christie
  • Cicily
  • Cinderella
  • Cinnamon
  • Cleo (Cleopatra)
  • Clover
  • Cocoa
  • Cookie
  • Cola
  • Comet
  • Corona
  • Cosmo
  • Cotton Ball
  • Crystal
  • Cygnus

D

  • Daffodil (Daf)
  • Daisy
  • Dakota
  • Dale JR (JR for short)
  • Dama
  • Dana
  • Danielle
  • Dante
  • Delilah
  • Dinner
  • Djali (like Esmerelda's goat from The Hunchback of Notre Dame)
  • Doc
  • Doe
  • Donna
  • Dory (like the character from Finding Nemo and Finding Dory)
  • Dum Dum
  • Duncan
  • Dunkin's Coffee & Cream (CC for short)

E

  • Eclipse
  • Ed
  • Eddie
  • Eddy
  • Edmund
  • Edith
  • Elisa
  • Endora (like the character from Bewitched)
  • Endymion
  • Erma Jane
  • Ezra

F

  • Faun
  • Fawn
  • Febu
  • Fernando
  • Flo
  • Flower
  • Fern
  • Frappaccino
  • Frito Pie

G

  • Gary
  • Git-R-Done (Gitter)
  • Gladys
  • Gloria
  • Goat
  • Grace
  • Gypsy

H

  • Hailey
  • Haley
  • Halle
  • Heidi
  • Henry
  • Hercules
  • Holly
  • Hoover
  • Hornless
  • Houdini
  • Hyacinth

I

  • Isabell
  • Isabelle
  • Ivy

J

  • Jaba
  • Jackie
  • Jane
  • Jasmine
  • Jazz
  • Jazzy
  • Jeb (from the movie Home on the Range)
  • Jill
  • Jim
  • Jimmy
  • Jodi
  • Joshua
  • Judge Judy (JJ for short)
  • Julius
  • July
  • June
  • Junie
  • Juniper

K

  • Kate
  • Katie
  • Kaydence
  • Kaytee
  • Kelly
  • Kilroy
  • Ko Ko

L

  • Lady
  • Lil' Billy
  • Lily
  • Limo
  • Little Harry
  • Lorraine
  • Lottie Da
  • Lotus
  • Lucky
  • Lybris
  • Lydia
  • Lynn

M

  • Maggie
  • Mama Goat
  • Mandy
  • Marco
  • Marcus
  • Margaret
  • Margarete
  • Marisa
  • Marissa
  • Marshall
  • Mary
  • Maybell
  • Maycee
  • Maylee
  • McCormick
  • Mep
  • Mercury
  • Midnight
  • Milkshake
  • Milky
  • Miracle
  • Mocha
  • Molly
  • Montana
  • Moose
  • Mr. Billy
  • Mr. Ed

N

  • Nana
  • Navi
  • Nellie
  • Neptune
  • Nicky
  • Noel
  • Noelle
  • Nona
  • Nova

O

  • Odie
  • Ohana
  • Ohno
  • Old Doc Yak
  • Olga Marie
  • Olive
  • Olivia
  • Ollie
  • Olly
  • Omega
  • Opa
  • Oreo
  • Orion
  • Oscar
  • Osiris
  • Oskar
  • Otis
  • Ozzy

P

  • Pansy
  • Patches
  • Paul
  • Peaches
  • Penny
  • Peony
  • Pepper
  • Pepperoni
  • Pepsi
  • Petticoat
  • Petunia
  • Pia
  • Pierre
  • Polo
  • Poppy
  • Prancer
  • Precious
  • Prince
  • Princess
  • Promise
  • Psycho
  • Pumpkin

R

  • Rack
  • Ramses
  • Ramzy
  • Remington
  • Riley
  • Ringo
  • Rocky
  • Rodeo
  • Rodney
  • Romeo
  • Rosa
  • Rose
  • Rowdy
  • Rusty

S

  • Sable
  • Sage
  • Salem
  • Samantha
  • Sammy
  • Sandy
  • Sassafras
  • Seven
  • Shack
  • Shadow
  • Shaggy
  • Sierra
  • Simon
  • Skittles
  • Skooter
  • Smokey
  • Smoky
  • Snickers
  • Snowball
  • Sonny
  • Snickers
  • Socks
  • Sophie
  • Spice
  • Spirit
  • Spot
  • Spunky
  • Squirt
  • Starfire
  • Stevie
  • Summer
  • Sunstar
  • Surya
  • Susie
  • Swiper

T

  • Tabitha
  • Tanya
  • Tasha
  • Tavia
  • Taz
  • Tex
  • Thunder
  • Tinkerbelle
  • Tonya
  • Topaz
  • Trixie
  • Trouble
  • Tullie
  • Twister
  • Tyrone

V

  • Valentine
  • Velvet
  • Veronica
  • Victoria
  • Violet
  • Violetta

W

  • Winter
  • Wizzer
  • Wonder

Y

  • Yerba
  • Yo-Yo

Z

  • Zeus
  • Zoe
  • Zuku
  • Zylonna

 

If you are still struggling to find that perfect name for your pet goat or sheep check out the alphabetical list of all exotic pet names as well as the names for pairs of animals.

It can take time to pick that perfect name so don't be discouraged if you don't like one right away. Get to know your goat or sheep for a little while. Observe him, find out what his favorite food is, if he is active or shy. You'll think of a name or find one you like eventually.

Edited by Adrienne Kruzer, RVT