Boomer is a name that can mean so many things. It is short for Boomerang which means it will always come home and this is every pet owners’ wish for their dog. it also means strong, bold and outgoing. If your dog is a large breed, it can also describe how he enters a room, especially when he’s feeling good or in a playful mood. When you hear the name Boomer it suggests something explosive like fireworks. It can also indicate a loud noise. this is something that is common with hound dogs because of the loud to near deafening noise they make when baying. Boomer is a great name for any larger dog that makes an impression when he enters the room. It’s also a good choice for Golden Retrievers, Labrador Retrievers, German shepherds or Bulldogs.