185 Cuddly & Cute Names for Stuffed Animals

Help your child find a fitting name for their newest plushie or stuffie.

Published October 10, 2023
Child with stuffed giraffe

The stuffed animal sure to accompany your toddler to the dinner table or keep them safe from nightmares deserves a name as special as they are. If you’re looking for names for stuffed animals (since your child’s room is full of them), these ideas should give you plenty of inspiration. 

Cute Names for the Most Adorable Stuffed Animals

We’ll admit it, most stuffed animals are pretty cute. It’s why so many of us had beds covered in the little critters throughout childhood. If you’re looking for a name that’s as sweet as your kid's stuffie, you’ll find it here.

  • Bubbles
  • Button Nose
  • Casper
  • Chip
  • Cuddlebug
  • Cuppy
  • Doodlebug
  • Dottie
  • Floof
  • Flutterby
  • Giggles
  • Honeybunch
  • Hugster
  • Lulu
  • Marshmallow
  • Muffin
  • Munchkin
  • Nuzzles
  • Peach
  • Pompom
  • Pudding
  • Puddlewuddle
  • Snugglekins
  • Speckle
  • Sprinkle
  • Starry
  • Sugarplum
  • Taffy
  • Tickles
  • Tumbles
  • Twinkles
  • Twirl
  • Whimsy
  • Windy

Funny Names for Stuffed Animals With Personality

From the whimsical to the wacky, your plushie might need a name that’s just fun to say. You’ll get as many laughs out of these names as your child.

  • Biscuit
  • Bonkers
  • Bumblebutt
  • Chuckleberry
  • Chucklechops
  • Cooties
  • Dipsy
  • Fiddlesticks
  • Nibbles
  • Noodles
  • Plinko
  • Quibble
  • Queezy
  • Quirkle
  • Salsa
  • Smirk
  • Snort
  • Snortleberry
  • Squish
  • Stump
  • Waffles
  • Wambo
  • Whisk
  • Wobbles
  • Zingles

Unique Names for Stuffed Animals That Are One-of-a-Kind

child with stuffed giraffe

Some of us grew up with stuffed animals that were uniquely ours. Maybe they were missing an eye or were discovered during an afternoon adventure in Grandma’s attic. Those stuffies deserved some seriously unique names, just like these.

  • Applesauce
  • Bingo Bango
  • Blister
  • Boomerang
  • Captain Chaos
  • Clank
  • Eye Van
  • Gourd
  • Ham
  • Korn
  • Kraken
  • Mo
  • Mr./Ms. Marvelous
  • Nebula
  • Nimbus
  • Pants
  • Ploot
  • Quirklefluff
  • Seltzer
  • Serendipity
  • Smoosh
  • Snipes
  • Snoot
  • Templeton
  • Van
  • Yogurt
  • Plop

Human Names for Stuffed Animals That Feel Like Family

Sometimes our stuffed animals feel less like toys and more like members of the family. For these stuffies with a stocking on the mantel each Christmas, a name commonly used for humans might make more sense.

  • Angela
  • Bella
  • Byron
  • Carl
  • Cody
  • Edward
  • Elaine
  • Ernie
  • George
  • Matty
  • Martha
  • Marvin
  • Milly
  • Patty
  • Phil
  • Preston
  • Stewart
  • Timmy
  • Walt
  • Wanda

Pawsome Names for Stuffed Dogs

kid with stuffed dog

Dogs are a popular stuffed animal among children and adults, right up there with teddy bears. For your stuffed version of man’s best friend, choose a tail-wagging name.

  • DingDog
  • Dusty
  • Earie
  • Hydrant
  • Lap
  • Lara
  • Lil Woof
  • Major Bark
  • Pawl/Pawla
  • Pupnelope
  • Scraps
  • St. Pawl
  • Wally
  • Walker
  • Woofton

Roaring Good Names for Stuffed Dinosaurs

Dinosaur stuffies are popular among all kids. There’s just something about the extinct critters that many of us find so interesting. So, give your stuffed dino an equally interesting name.

  • Anky
  • Bowser
  • Bronto
  • Cera
  • Dil
  • Dip
  • Herby
  • Iguano
  • Nyx
  • Pachy
  • Ras
  • Rawr
  • Saur
  • Steg
  • Tyra
  • Vel

Sweet Names for Hoppy Stuffed Bunnies

There’s more to stuffed bunny names than Hopper and Peter. These cute names are perfect for your cuddly little hare.

  • Ang
  • Atilla (the Bun)
  • BB
  • Button
  • Carrot Cake
  • Chanel
  • Cheeks
  • Cinna Bun Bun
  • Clyde
  • Cloudy
  • Dust
  • Harevy
  • Hay Hay
  • Sugar

Names for Stuffed Monkeys to Make You Go Bananas

They’re just as silly as they are snuggly. Stuffed monkeys grace office desks as often as they perch on toddler beds, so discover a name that suits your little chimp. 

  • Barb
  • Bunches
  • Marcie
  • Matata
  • Peel
  • Split
  • Socks
  • Supie
  • Swing
  • Treena

Names for Stuffed Elephants With Big Personality

We aren’t sure where the idea of cuddling with elephants came from, but it works well with the little stuffed animal versions. Check out these names for the mini versions of the animal kingdom giants.

  • Babs
  • Boots
  • Ellie
  • Elroy
  • Eliston
  • Indie
  • Lil E
  • Little Foot
  • Peanut
  • Schnoz
  • Stomp
  • Tantor

Purr-Fect Names for Stuffed Kitties

Don’t worry, this name list goes far beyond typical cat titles like Whiskers. These stuffed kitty names are creative and sweet. 

  • Cheese Nip
  • Chester
  • Claw
  • Kit Cat
  • Leo
  • Mane
  • Scratch
  • Stitch
  • Tip Tap
  • Toe Beans

Mark Childhood With an Unforgettable Stuffie Name

Many people remember the name of their favorite stuffed animal well into adulthood. It becomes so precious that we vow never to use the name on a pet or future child. If you’re looking for a name that is that memorable, you might find one for your stuffie right here.

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185 Cuddly & Cute Names for Stuffed Animals