Is Rusty a good dog name?

Rusty, meaning “reddish-brown color,” is a great male dog name for dogs who are shy or independent. About This Name: In the 1998 movie Rusty: The Great Rescue, Rusty was a lovable Beagle who came to help some newborn puppies who had been kidnapped. There was also a dog named Rusty in Disney's Home on the Range.