Top 10 Fast and Quick Dog Names

Some of the dog breeds were built for speed, they are incredibly strong. For example, Greyhounds are the fastest dog breeds in the world by some distance, they can travel at 43 miles per hour, it is better than most motor vehicles. They can reach this speed with six strides, only a cheetah has better acceleration. 

Other fast dog breeds include Saluki, Whippet, Borzoi, Border collie and more. When naming these natural athletes, do not forget their excellent speed. Only those unique and creative fast dog names are appropriate for these amazing fast spirits. 

We walked through most of the fast and quick dog names and picked up 10 best fast dog names here, hoping you will like them.


Bolt is a fictional small white dog in the 2008 American computer-animated comedy film. He believes that his human, Penny, has been kidnapped, then he sets out on a cross-country journey to rescue her.

Bolt is also a surname, there are many famous gymnastics, professors, authors and musicians named with the surname Bolt. Usain Bolt is a Jamaican sprinter widely regarded as the fastest person ever. He is the reigning Olympic champion in these three events, the first man to win six Olympic gold medals in sprinting, and an eight-time World champion.


Cheetah is a marvel of evolution; his slender, long-legged body is built for speed. The cheetah can run faster than any other land animal— as fast as 75mph in short bursts covering distances up to 1,600 ft, and has the ability to accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in three seconds; this is faster than most of the racing cars.

Jaguar and Panther are also cool names for fast dogs; they are usually used for black dog names.


The word dash means a sudden quick movement. Dash is believed to mean "a charming bloke", it is also possibly a diminutive of the French name "Dashiell".

In the movie "The Incredibles", Dash was the little boy who was very fast. The name Dash can also be used for those dogs move super fast in no time.

Queen Victoria had a King Charles spaniel named Dash; he is the Queen's closest childhood companion. In the words of the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, he "was the first in a long time of beloved little dogs".


Ferrari is a world famous Italian luxury sports car manufacture; it has been noted for its continued participation in racing, especially in Formula One, where it has had great success. Ferrari road cars are generally seen as a symbol of speed, luxury and wealth. Naming your dog after Ferrari will obviously indicate its excellent speed.


The word Flash means a brief, sudden burst of bright light, or a very brief and instant moment. 

Adobe Flash is a multimedia and software platform, it is used to add streamed video or audio players, advertisement and interactive multimedia content to web pages, it makes watching video online much faster.

Sometimes Flash also means a natural phenomenon, the usual argument is "a lightning flash". 

Flash is also used for several speedy DC comic superhero characters.


Jet is an engine that issues in such a stream, as water or gas. Stream, gas, or small solid particles is forcefully shooting forth from a nozzle, orifice, etc. 

Jet is also a mineral name; it usually means a shiny black substance. 
The name Jet is often linked by people to aircraft, so it is also a dog name appropriate to those fast black dogs.


A rocket is a missile, spacecraft, aircraft or other vehicle that obtains thrust from a rocket engine. Rocket engines push rockets forward simply by throwing their exhaust backwards extremely fast, and relying on momentum, air fins, guidance rockets and gravity to help control flight.

Rockets are relatively lightweight and powerful, capable of generating large accelerations and of attaining extremely high speeds with reasonable efficiency. Rockets are not reliant on the atmosphere and work very well in space.


Sonic is noting or pertaining to a speed equal to that of sound in air at the same height above sea level. 

Sonic the Hedgehog is one of the world's best-known video game characters; he is a 15-year-old blue anthropomorphic hedgehog that has the ability to run at supersonic speeds and the ability to curl into a ball, primarily to attack enemies.


Speedy has been popular as a dog name for time. The dog with the name Speedy is characterized by speed, rapid, swift and fast.

If you call your dog named Speedy, he will arrive at you quickly and without delayed.

I just like the name Speedy; it is a perfect name for fast dogs.


Zorro is a fictional character featured in numerous books, films, television series, and other media. 

Zorro is an agile athlete and acrobat, using his bullwhip as a gymnastic accoutrement to swing through gaps between city roofs, and is very capable of landing from great heights and taking a fall. His favored weapon is a rapier, which he often uses to leave his distinctive mark, a Z cut with three quick strokes.

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