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post #1 of 6 Old 10-11-2010, 10:19 PM Thread Starter
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Help me name my new horse (to be)! :)

So this is "Skipper" he is a 17.2 hand warmblood/morgan cross. I had ridden him in lessons for a few months, and they finally offered him to me because I was the only one who ever rode him! He is definitely a handful; you have to tell him who's boss and he's a grouchy grumpy big boy, but he's very smart, absolutely loves jumps, and has alot of personality and I just adore him. Me and him just seemed to click and for some reason I think all his idiosyncrasies are cute LOL. But now I'm rambling lol. Basically I've put a deposit on him, and he'll be all mine in January, but the name "Skipper" just doesn't suit him.



I was thinking...
-Goliath
-Diablo
-Geronimo
-Mr.Darcy
-Rebel
-Oscar (the grouch lol)
-Taboo
-Vegas
-Zues

But I Just can't decide! What do ya'll think? Any new suggestions?
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post #2 of 6 Old 10-11-2010, 11:16 PM
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Mr. Darcy! Ha I love that book
Tha name Ben (big ben) comes to mind... or Judge, Commander, Big Red, Sterling. Goliath isn't bad either.

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post #3 of 6 Old 10-12-2010, 12:06 AM
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I love Mr. Darcy! I would never have come up with that. I like Big Ben too, but Mr. Darcy, that's classic!!
Why look farther?
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post #4 of 6 Old 10-12-2010, 12:15 AM
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I think he looks more like an OSCAR.
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post #5 of 6 Old 10-12-2010, 12:35 AM
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I had a dog named darcy and a coach named darcy (both female). As a first name, or in this case only name it seems too girly.

Love the idea of Oscar though. Fits his look and personality it seems.
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post #6 of 6 Old 10-12-2010, 12:43 AM
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I like the name Rebel ;)
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