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post #1 of 11 Old 09-12-2009, 07:58 AM Thread Starter
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Question Help me choose a show name!

Im taking my mare to our first show next weekend and as ive only had her for a little while i've yet to decide on a show name for her and want one for next week!
Ill post a pic so everyone knows what she looks like cos thatll help lol ...

and being ridden ...

shes a little bundle of energy to be ridden, constantly on her toes and feels like a coiled spring, like shes ready to take off whenever you ask, so shes veeery forward going!

My friends suggested the name 'My Apricot'
cos shes a orangey, bright bay in the sun and her names April
but not so sure i like it that much
i like one worded show names and thought of a few i liked, just would like your opinion on what you think suits her or any other suggestions.
So heres the ones i like ...
Balderdash
Fandango
and Sohcahtoa (pronounced sockatoa, its a maths trigonometry thing and i like the sound of it, and think its pretty unusual, but like it cos im a bit of a maths geek lol)

please give your opinion
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post #2 of 11 Old 09-12-2009, 08:11 AM
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April Rain
April Sunshine
Chevaux (Means horse in french, forget how to pronounce it properly. It also means hair in french)
Autumn Beauty
Dancing Doll
Houdini Doll
Aprilla
Tamarillo
I think she deserves a pretty show name. One that stands out, but also gives like an air of grace.
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post #3 of 11 Old 09-12-2009, 08:33 AM
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Hmmm....what about
SongLine
Or
Burning Ember?
Im not the best at naming, lol. Thats why my horse doesnt HAVE a show name :P
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post #4 of 11 Old 09-12-2009, 09:38 AM
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I like Fandango but maybe its a little too masculine.

Ideas-
April Showers
Casablanca

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post #5 of 11 Old 09-12-2009, 10:30 AM
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I like Chocolat. Or maybe Latte?

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http://www.freewebs.com/horse-show-names/a.htm

^ tadaaa
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post #7 of 11 Old 09-12-2009, 12:38 PM
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Amber Sun?
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post #8 of 11 Old 09-12-2009, 12:59 PM
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Cabaret
Aphrodite- goddess of beauty
Apollo-Greek god of prophecy, music, intellectual pursuits, and healing... I know its a "male" name but I think its feminine
Nemesis- Nemesis is the goddess of divine retribution who punishes excessive pride, undeserved happiness, and the absence of moderation. Good Show name :)

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post #9 of 11 Old 09-12-2009, 08:04 PM
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April showers bring may flowers. LOL

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post #10 of 11 Old 09-12-2009, 08:14 PM Thread Starter
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thanks guys for all your suggestions! picking a show name is always so difficult i think lol
i love the suggestions tamarillo (always reminds me of william fox pitts event horse who i lurvee!) and burning ember, esp suits her temprament and colour!
yeah all the ideas i had i think seemed a little masculine for a mare, but shes pretty stocky and independent so i thought they woulodnt be too bad lol

any more suggestions would be great, will let you all know what i end up choosing for her
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