Many people who buy or adopt a cat have a name in mind for what they would like to call it. The problem is that the name often doesn’t fit their personality, so you might be left with a sweet-natured black and white cat called Cruella!
Names matter. This black and white cat will likely be a member of your family for many, many years, so you need to make sure that you choose your black and white cat name carefully.
In this article, we will look at the different approaches that you can take when choosing black and white cat names. From Charlie Chaplin to Peppermint Patty, Zebra to Panda, we have sourced the best names for your black and white cat, regardless of breed.
Read on to find inspiration and the perfect name for your cat…
How to Choose a Name for Your Black and White Cat
Below, we will look at the best way to choose a name for your new family member, whether it’s a tuxedo cat, black and white striped cat, or kitten, we’ve got you covered.
Pattern & color
One of the easiest ways to find the perfect name for your black and white cat is to look at the coat color and pattern of the cat first.
Cats with white spots
A cat with white spots would suit a variety of names that refer to its markings. It doesn’t matter if it’s a male cat or a female cat. Many of these cat names would suit both sexes. Some of our favorite names include:
Tuxedo cat names
Tuxedo cats are adorable because they have special markings that make them look like they are wearing a tuxedo – often with a white chest and white paws. There are lots of famous cats, mainly found in cartoons, such as:
- Tom (as in Tom and Jerry)
Dr. Seuss wrote a book called “Cat in the Hat”, which featured a tuxedo cat, so Dr. Seuss or just Seuss would make an adorable name. If your cat has a suave personality, then James Bond makes a great name choice – everyone knows James Bond wore the finest tuxedo suits! Because tuxedo cats are renowned to have serious “cattitude”, your black and white tuxedo cat or kitten will suit a variety of names relating to this, such as:
Tuxedo cat names can also be influenced by the length of their fur – cats with longer fur suit names like:
If you’re looking for cute kitten names for your black and white kitten and already have an idea of their personality, then you might want to consider these black and white kitten names:
Black and white cat names for cute cats
Black and white cats suit names that reflect their gentle nature. These are our favorite super cute names for black and white cats….
- Peppermint Patty
- Betty Boop
- Charlie Chaplin
Black and white cat names for sassy cats
Cat owners looking for ideas for female or male cats that are a little on the feisty side may like these suggestions…
- Pepe le Pew
- Michael Jackson
Funny Cat Names
You sometimes need to think outside the box when looking at creative names for black and white cats. Some of the funniest black and white cat names are really ordinary. Human names can create the perfect name for your new kitten. If you’re unsure, then why not consider these name ideas?
We think they’re all super fun!
You can also choose silly black and white cat names too.
Favorite funny food names for black and white cats
We think these fun names are perfect for your new cat…
- Tater Tot
- Duff (as in Duff beer from the Simpsons!)
- Willy Wonka
Our Favorite Names for Black and White Cats
Whether you’re looking for a cute name or something a little more exotic for your male cat or female cat, there are tons of names for black and white cats that we are sure will fit your cat’s personality. Perhaps your cat isn’t a Michael Jackson or Betty Boop, maybe they are more of a Mona Lisa or Pepe le Pew? Still not convinced that you have found the best name for your cat? We get it if you’re looking for male or female cat names! Pet parents have to be 100% sure before bringing home their kitty.
Take a look at our all-time favorite black and white cat names…
Female cat names for black and white cats
Your cute animal deserves the best name possible, regardless of their coat color, fur length, and markings. These are our favorite black and white cat names for female cats: Kitty
Male cat names for a black and white cat
Of course, you may choose to give your male cat a female cat name and vice versa, but if you are looking for specific male black and white cat names, then these are the best for your kitty:
- Dapper Dan
- Mr. Suave
- Mr. Pepper
- Slim Shady
- Mr. Fox