Badass Tough Horse Names

Badass Tough Horse Names

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I am probably the absolute worst person on the planet when it comes to naming animals. If you’re looking for the most unoriginal, basic name you can find, I can definitely help you out!

My cat is appointed “Kitty”, my hedgehog dubbed “Hedgy”, and my dog was designated “Puppy” for the first six months of her life. If it weren’t for my husband and his mad naming skills, our horses would probably be identified as Paint, Roan, Sorrel, etc.

So needless to say, I am one of those people that need lists like this one. One that totally describes the big, tough, rugged animal that I am trying to name.

You need unique ideas for those types - the Arnold Schwarzenegger's of the animal kingdom - because all the generic name lists online generally don’t fit these guys and gals.

The cliche Sage and Blossom just doesn’t cut it.

So I have put together the biggest, most complete list I could come up with for those of you who are like me and just get complete brain farts when it comes to the naming department.

Here are some pretty unique choices (if I do say so myself) of badass, tough names for your new horses:

  • Abacus
  • Abercrombie
  • Acapella
  • Ace
  • Acer
  • Adrian
  • Admiral
  • Aftershock
  • Agave

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  • Agent
  • Aida
  • Aiko
  • Albatross
  • Alcatraz
  • Allstar
  • Alpha
  • Altitude
  • Amarillo
  • Ambassador
  • Ambition
  • Angelfire
  • Anthony
  • Apache
  • Apollo
  • Aerosmith
  • Aramis
  • Archer
  • Areo
  • Armor
  • Arrow
  • Asher
  • Assault
  • Atilla
  • Atlas
  • Athena
  • Attitude
  • Avenger
  • Avicii
  • Axe
  • Axel
  • Aztec
  • Bacardi
  • Badger
  • Baine
  • Baller
  • Bammer
  • Banshee
  • Bandit
  • Barbaro
  • Baringer
  • Barlow
  • Balthazar
  • Baron
  • Bartender
  • Batman
  • Battle/Battle Scar
  • Baywatch
  • BBQ
  • Bear
  • Beast
  • Beaver
  • Behemoth
  • Beringer
  • Big Ben
  • Bigfoot
  • Big League
  • Big Red
  • Bijoux
  • Blaze
  • Blitz
  • Boa
  • Bocephus
  • Bolt
  • Bomber/Bombshell
  • Bonsai
  • Bones
  • Boomer
  • Boon
  • Boss/Bossman
  • Bourbon
  • Brandy
  • Brass
  • Brave
  • Bravo
  • Brenner
  • Brock
  • Bruce
  • Bugle
  • Bruiser
  • Brutus
  • Bubba
  • Buck
  • Buckshot
  • Bucky
  • Bud
  • Bulldog
  • Bullet
  • Cadet
  • Caesar
  • Cain
  • Calua
  • Cameleon
  • Cappon
  • Cappuccino
  • Cartel
  • Cajun
  • Casanova
  • Cash
  • Cayenne
  • Champion
  • Chaos
  • Charger
  • Cheeky
  • Chief
  • Chili
  • Cinch
  • Challenger
  • Chaser
  • Chrome
  • Chevy
  • Cheyenne
  • Cobra
  • Colonel
  • Comanche
  • Comet
  • Commander
  • Commissioner
  • Conan
  • Condor
  • Confirmed
  • Congo
  • Constable
  • Cooper
  • Corona
  • Cougar
  • Cowboy/Cowgirl
  • Coyote
  • Criminal
  • Crow
  • Crown
  • Cruella
  • Crusher
  • Cuervo
  • Custer
  • Czar
  • Dagger
  • Dallas
  • Dakota
  • Dameon
  • Dante
  • Darth
  • Dasani
  • Dasher
  • Deacon
  • Delta
  • Deja Vu
  • Destiny/Destiny’s Architect
  • Destroyer
  • Deuce
  • Dex/Dexter
  • Diago
  • Diesel
  • Digger
  • Dinero
  • Ditto
  • Drake
  • Doc
  • Dodge
  • Donatello
  • Dougal
  • Dozer
  • Dragon
  • Drake
  • Dually
  • Duchess
  • Duke
  • Durango
  • Dylan
  • Dynamite
  • Epic
  • Express
  • Expresso
  • Everest
  • Falcon
  • Fate
  • Feisty
  • Finale
  • Firebolt
  • Firestone
  • Firestorm
  • Flame/Flamin
  • Flash
  • Flight
  • Floyd
  • Footloose
  • Ford
  • Forte
  • Frontier
  • Gallant
  • Gameboy
  • Gaston  
  • General
  • Genesis
  • Geronimo
  • Gideon
  • Glory
  • Grande
  • Greased Lightning
  • Gregor
  • Grenade/Grenader
  • Griffin
  • Grit
  • Goliath
  • Gunner
  • Gunsmoke
  • Gunther
  • Gusto
  • Hades
  • Hamlet
  • Hammer
  • Hangover
  • Hank
  • Hanover
  • Harlequin
  • Harley
  • Harrison
  • Haughty
  • Harvest
  • Harvey
  • Hawk
  • Hawken
  • Hawkeye
  • Heath
  • Heckle/Heckler
  • Heineken
  • Hercules
  • Hero
  • Hennessy
  • Hickok
  • Hickory
  • Highness
  • Homie
  • Homeboy/Homegirl
  • Honor
  • Hotshot
  • Houdini
  • Houston
  • Hugo
  • Hulk
  • Huck
  • Hugo
  • Hummer
  • Hunter
  • Hussy
  • Illiad
  • Iron
  • Inferno
  • Infinity
  • Inspire
  • Iroquois
  • Jack
  • Jackal
  • Jackpot
  • Jade
  • Jafar
  • Jagger
  • Jaguar
  • Jake
  • Jalapeno
  • Jammer
  • Jaywalker (Jay)
  • Jedi
  • Jekyll
  • Jeopardy
  • Jeremiah
  • Jericho
  • Jet
  • Jezzabelle
  • Jigsaw
  • Jitterbug
  • Jitters
  • Joker
  • Jolene
  • Joyride
  • Jumba
  • Kalahari
  • Kamikaze
  • Karma
  • Khan
  • Killian
  • King
  • Kirk
  • Knight
  • Kocoum
  • Kodiak
  • Kong
  • Knight
    Knuckles
  • LaDoux
  • Lakota
  • Lancelot
  • Legacy
  • Legion
  • Leopold
  • Liberty
  • Lieutenant
  • Lincoln
  • Loki
  • Lucifer
  • Mac
  • Maestro
  • Magnum
  • Magnus
  • Majesty/Majestic
  • Major
  • Malcom
  • Maleficent
  • Mania
  • Marshall
  • Matrix
  • Maverick
  • Max
  • Mayday
  • Mayhem
  • McGraw
  • Medley
  • Mercury
  • Mercy
  • Merit
  • Millenium
  • Mirage
  • Mischief
  • Missile
  • Mission
  • Mistress
  • Mochachino
  • Mohawk
  • Monopoly
  • Monty
  • Moola
  • Mortimer
  • Moxie
  • Mufasa
  • Mulan
  • Mutiny
  • Mutt
  • Napoleon
  • Nautical
  • Navajo
  • Navigator
  • Nero
  • Neon
  • Niagra
  • Nike
  • Ninja
  • Nitro
  • Nix
  • Noble/Nobleman
  • Nutcracker
  • Oak
  • Oblivion
  • Odin
  • Odyssey
  • Olympic
  • O’Malley
  • Onix
  • Orion
  • Oscar
  • Othello
  • Ozark
  • Paisley
  • Parole
  • Patriot
  • Pegasus
  • Pericles
  • Perp/Perpetrator
  • Peterbilt
  • Pharaoh
  • Phantasia
  • Phantom
  • Picasso
  • Pilgrim
  • Pirate
  • Pistol
  • Playboy
  • Player
  • Plymouth
  • Poncho
  • Pontiac
  • Powerstroke
  • Preacher
  • Presley
  • Pride
  • Prince
  • Privilege
  • Prosecutor
  • Punch
  • Punk/Punky
  • Putney
  • Python
  • Quantum
  • Queenie
  • Quiver
  • Raaj
  • Rage
  • Raja
  • Rambler
  • Rambo
  • Ramsi
  • Ramsis
  • Ranger
  • Rango
  • Ransom
  • Rascal
  • Ratcliffe
  • Rattler
  • Ravage
  • Raven
  • Rawhide
  • Razer
  • Reaper
  • Reba
  • Rebel
  • Reckless
  • Redeye
  • Regal
  • Remington
  • Renegade
  • Rhett
  • Remix
  • Rex
  • Ricochet
  • Riff Raff
  • Riggin
  • Ringo
  • Rio
  • Rival
  • Roanoke
  • Robinhood
  • Rock/Rocky
  • Roco
  • Rogue
  • Romper
  • Rouge
  • Roughy
  • Roulette
  • Roman
  • Roscoe
  • Rowdy
  • Ruger
  • Runaway
  • Rustler
  • Sahara
  • Salem
  • Saloon
  • Salsa
  • Samson
  • Santana
  • Sarge
  • Scamper
  • Score
  • Scout
  • Scrooge
  • Seamus
  • Sebastian
  • Secret
  • Sequoyah
  • Senator
  • Seneka
  • Shadow
  • Shah
  • Sham
  • Sharpshooter
  • Shawnee
  • Sheba
  • Shere Khan
  • Sheriff
  • Sherlock
  • Sig
  • Sinbad
  • Skippa
  • Skipper
  • Shindig
  • Shiver
  • Shocker
  • Shooter
  • Showdown
  • Silhouette
  • Slate
  • Slayer
  • Sloan
  • Smartie
  • Smash/Smasher
  • Smoke/Smokey
  • Snake Eyes
  • Sniper
  • Solaris
  • Sparkler
  • Sparta
  • Splendor
  • Speed
  • Spider
  • Spike
  • Spirit
  • Sport/Sporty
  • Spinner
  • Spritzer
  • Spunk/Spunky
  • Spur
  • Sputnik
  • Snake
  • Soldier
  • Stallone
  • Steel
  • Stellar
  • Stinger
  • Storm/Stormy
  • Stoutheart
  • Streak
  • Strider
  • Striker
  • Stromboli
  • Sultan
  • Superman
  • Survivor
  • Sunfire
  • Swamper
  • Swift
  • Tabasco
  • T-Bone
  • Tacoma
  • Tahoe
  • Tailspin
  • Tallboy
  • Tang
  • Tango
  • Tanto
  • Tank/Tanker
  • Tapper
  • Tarantula
  • Tarzan
  • Taser
  • Taunt/Taunting
  • Tavern
  • Taz
  • Teach
  • Tease
  • Temper
  • Tempo
  • Temptress
  • Tequila
  • Tex/Texas
  • Thrasher
  • Thriller
  • Thorn
  • Thunder
  • Tibbs
  • Tifton
  • Tiger
  • Timber
  • Tinman
  • Titan
  • Titanic
  • Theo
  • Toby
  • Tomahawk
  • Tomboy
  • Tomcat
  • Tonka
  • Tonto
  • Topcat
  • Torch
  • Tornado
  • Toronto
  • Torq
  • Towanda
  • Tracker
  • Tramp
  • Trapper
  • Traveler
  • Tribute
  • Trigger
  • Triton
  • Trojan
  • Trooper
  • Trouble
  • Tuff
  • Tulsa
  • Turbo
  • Tuxedo
  • Tyson
  • Twisted
  • Twister
  • Ulysses
  • Underdog
  • Ursula
  • Uther
  • Vador
  • Vagabond
  • Valor
  • Varsity
  • Velocity
  • Venture
  • Venum
  • Viking
  • Villain
  • Viper
  • Vodka
  • Voodoo
  • Voyager
  • Vulcan
  • Wakita
  • Walker
  • Warned
  • Warrior
  • Wendigo
  • West
  • Westpoint
  • Wilder
  • Wily
  • Winchester
  • Wizard
  • Whiskey
  • Wolf
  • Wolverine
  • Womanizer
  • Wrangler
  • Wrecker
  • Written
  • Yeti
  • Yonder
  • Yosemite
  • Yukon
  • Zelda
  • Zesty
  • Zeus
  • Zing
  • Zion
  • Zip
  • Ziva
  • Zodiac
  • Zoro

What are your favorite names? Comment below, I'd love to hear them!!

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