We all love our cute and funny pet snails, don’t we!! There are more than 60,000 known species of snails, residing in habitats all around the world, and that makes finding a name for your pet snail a bit of a challenge. In this article, we have put together a list containing 160+ cute and funny snail names that you can name your pet snail.
Whenever you bring a pet into your home, be it a kitty or a puppy or even a snail, it automatically becomes a member of your family. Whatever name you eventually decide to name your pet has to resonate with your family and also represent how much you love the pet.
If you’re searching for the most suitable name for your pet snail, we will do all the hard work for you.
Here’s a fun fact- snails are hermaphrodites, You can name them without gender preference.
Cute Snail Names
If you’re a huge fan of cartoons or you have kids at home, you’d likely want to give your pet snail a cartoon name. You’ll find a list of cartoon characters whose names you can give to your adorable pet snail.
Kipper: A lazy dog from an English cartoon. Kipper plays the character of a lazy dog that is always tired. And guess what? Snails do look tired very often. Don’t you agree?
Remy: A rat from the ‘ratatouille’ movie. Also very kind-hearted.
Mr Worm: Famous alien characters from the movie ‘Men in Black’, well-known for their super energy and a weird love for coffee. W think Remy is an excellent name for your pet snail.
Magoo: A cartoon character with bad eyesight.
Garry: The pet snail belonging to SpongeBob Squarepants, the well-known cartoon character. If you love this cartoon, you might want to name your snail Garry.
Larry: The stubborn snail from Spongebob Squarepants. Spongebob bought him after Garry.
Buster: Smoove’s younger brother. You can name three snails in your terrarium Smoove, Chet and Buster.
Flash: A sloth from the movie ‘Zootopia’. Sloth and snails move at the same pace. So it makes sense to name your snail ‘Flash’, which is the exact opposite of the pace at which snails move.
Smoove: A cartoon character from the movie ‘Turbo’. Smoove gets into a freak accident that eventually gives him super-speed powers. Sound intriguing, right?
Chet: A slow-moving snail from the movie ‘Turbo’. Also Smoove’s elder brother.
Funny Snail Names
Don’t let the title fool you. Snails are not lazy. But how they move will leave you wondering if laziness is the reason behind it.
Speedy: An excellent name for the slow-moving creature.
Fat Bob: Picture fat bob walking around with his big belly when a snail is moving around with that huge shell. Makes sense, doesn’t it.
Shelly: Because of their shell.
Squishy: Snakes are moist and soft, and that makes them squishy. You can also name your snail ‘Mr. Squishy’.
Boogieman: If snails make you scared, this is the perfect name.
Slimy: Snails are slimy animals. So this makes for a perfect name.
Oogway: The tortoise from the movie ‘Kungfu Panda.
Optimus: From the movie ‘Transformers’. The superpowers of Optimum emanate from the trailer attached to his body. Since your snail has a giant shell attached to its body, you can give it this name.
Mr.Lazy: They move around really slowly in their terrarium. Lento is another word for ‘slow’. Sounds great, right?
Superhero Names For Your Snail
Snails are from being superheroes, but here’s a list of superhero names you should consider.
Cool Names For Snails: Males
You can name your snail; however you want since they’re hermaphrodites. Here’s a list of male snail names to consider.
Cool Names For Snails- Females
If you’d like to think of your snail as female, this is the list for you.
Baby Snail Names
This section is for you if you have baby snails moving around in your terrarium. Here’s a lovely list of names for your baby snail.
Food Snail Names
Some people name their pets based on popular foods or snacks, if you don’t mind here’s a list to consider.
Human Snail Names
Human names are great, especially when we live up to those names. Snails may not come to you when you call on them, but naming them after a human is still fantastic. Here are some names for your consideration.
Tough and Badass Snail Names
Snails are known for their sturdy shells, but that doesn’t make them mean. Giving them a name that makes them seem tough is a cute idea.
Drinks Inspired Snail Names
This section was inspired by pet owners who love wine, beer or cocktails. Here are some of the best names inspired by famous drinks:
Final Thoughts: Cute and Funny Pet Snail Names
Snails are amazing creatures and can make peaceful pets. We hope that our list of snail names was sufficient for you in naming your pet snail.
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