50 Purrfect Names For Calico Cats March 01 2019, 61 Comments

From their mosaic fur coats of orange, black, and white, to their association with good luck, it’s safe to say that calico cats are one of the most colorful cats to share your home with. And if you’re welcoming a new calico cat into your family and home--congratulations on your new best friend! Now it’s time to give your newest furry family member a name.

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Because the vast majority of calico cats are female (only 1 in every 3,000 calicos are male), the names we’ve selected lean that way. But we’ve also included names for the rare male calico and names that can be used for both male or female! And coming soon ... names for all those torties with tortitude out there! 

  1. Amber
  2. Amaretto
  3. Autumn
  4. Butterscotch
  5. Butters
  6. Callie
  7. Calypso
  8. Camo
  9. Casanova
  10. Chili


  11. Cannoli
  12. Clementine
  13. Cleopatra
  14. Confetti
  15. Cheddar
  16. Chowder
  17. Fall
  18. Felicity
  19. Felix
  20. Ginger



  21. Gizmo
  22. Honey
  23. Harmony
  24. Julius
  25. Maple
  26. Monet
  27. Matisse
  28. Monarch
  29. Mosaic
  30. Motley

  31. Mozart
  32. Myriad
  33. Nutmeg
  34. October
  35. Oriole
  36. Oscar
  37. Patches
  38. Peaches
  39. Penelope



  40. Penny
  41. Picasso
  42. Pixel
  43. Priscilla
  44. Pumpkin
  45. Reese
  46. September
  47. Sherbet
  48. Snickers
  49. Saffron
  50. Toulouse

Do you have a calico at home? Let us know their name in the comments below!