Colorado is a great name for a pet, let alone the hundreds of places in Colorado that would also serve as a great name for an animal. Even Junction could be a fun name. We asked you about Colorado-inspired pet names and found out we were not the only ones thinking about this.

Put a smile on your face and scroll on to see 20 uniquely inspired Colorado pet names suggested by you. Now I have one less reason not to go out and adopt a pet.

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Colorado Pet Names Inspired By Mountains

A dog named Sneffels just seems SO Colorado. I'm sure there are already several. Just like Colorado Parks and Wildlife has a Ram mascot named after Mount Elbert, you could have a fish named Quandry (Quandary Peak). You could name your cat Leon for Leon Peak on the Grand Mesa.

Colorado Pet Names Inspired by People

Famous Colorado names like Zeb, Otto, Ouray, or Gunnison would all make for great pet names. Can you think of some other Colorado names to add to our list? You can scroll on to find the link to add your answer, or you can chat us up any time with our station app.

Changing Your Name to Something Cool in Colorado

Discover a really cool name? In Colorado, changing your name is as easy as going to the county or district court and paying the $100 filing fee. Some additional fees may apply to get certified copies of your new certificate as Mr. Sneffels.

20 Perfect Pet Names Inspired By the State of Colorado

Colorado is a great state for pets. It's also a great place to find the perfect name for your pet. We asked you to help us think us some popular Colorado-inspired pet names. We got everything from a dog named Elbert to a horse named Rio Grande. See the top 20 answers below.

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From alpacas to kangaroos, here are the exotic pets that you can own in Colorado.

Animals truly are the best thing ever, it's amazing how they show us, unconditional love. There are surprisingly lots of exotic animals that you're legally allowed to own here in Colorado.

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