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post #1 of 11 Old 08-08-2016, 05:14 PM Thread Starter
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Show names?

I've had my boy 4 years, he's called prince. He's my little 14hh showjumper and I would like to
Give him a show name but I can't think of any? Any ideas?!
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post #2 of 11 Old 08-15-2016, 04:32 PM
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Do you know the name of his sire or dam? Often, horses are given "show names" with a combo of their parent's names, or that reflect the season or weather they're foaled in or something similar. My favorite first horse was Prince and that was plenty for me. For your Prince, I like "Prince's Butterscotch" to me.


Anyways, have fun!
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post #3 of 11 Old 08-15-2016, 06:12 PM
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How about Impressive Lad? Or Impressive Prince.
He's pretty impressive looking
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post #4 of 11 Old 08-15-2016, 06:30 PM
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Prince Charming? A bit clique I know but he looks like a prince Charming.
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post #5 of 11 Old 08-15-2016, 06:37 PM
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Or you could name him after one of Princes songs.
Little Red Corvette

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post #6 of 11 Old 08-15-2016, 09:31 PM
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Prince Charming sounds very good!
I was going to suggest that too.
Hmm, how about...

Royal Prince?
King of Hearts?
Royalty?
Pep Talk?
Royal Highness?

Just a few ideas! He is handsome!
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post #7 of 11 Old 08-15-2016, 11:10 PM
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post #9 of 11 Old 08-16-2016, 10:20 AM
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Show names for me, was always the horse's registered name, where I often used some names from both the sire and dam.
Barn names, or nicknames, the horse sorta earned along the way
For instance, Smilie's registered name is Miss Kilo Bright. Her dam was by the AQHA stud KiloMax , and her sire was a Might Bright bred Appaloosa stallion we had
Smilie, came from her facial markings, with my husband remarking when she was born,'now there is a real Smilie"
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post #10 of 11 Old 08-16-2016, 11:54 AM
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I would never show Danny with his registered name.... Hawk Eye :/

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