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name ideas? oh come on, it'll be FUN!- And the Winner IS....

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  • name ideas? oh come on, it'll be FUN!- And the Winner IS....

    screw the first letter nonsense. here are the stats

    he's red red red chestnut
    he's build like an old world baroque horse (but isn't)
    he's French
    he's gregarious, and a total gentleman with a sense of humor
    his barn name is "Beefy"
    he needs a formal show name because his registered name just doesn't fit.
    I like names with double entendres, or that sound somewhat serious with a 5 second delay of laughter.

    "Well Done" (double entendre LOL) was a top pick until i looked up how many other horses have it, and none of them are doing well

    Any ideas?
    Last edited by Petstorejunkie; May. 31, 2012, 08:28 PM.
    chaque pas est fait ensemble

  • #2
    Jacques Dans Le Carton

    Well you did say French and Beefy!


    • #3
      Ou est le boeuf?

      That's french for "where's the beef". You could spell it West Leboeuf, if you want to get it pronounced over the loudspeaker.
      "Against stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain" ~Friedrich Schiller


      • #4
        Filet Mignon Rare

        Can't believe I'm posting to a name thread...i have enough trouble naming my own critters.
        We don't get less brave; we get a bigger sense of self-preservation........


        • #5
          2012 goal: learn to ride like a Barn Rat

          A helmet saved my life.


          • #6


            • #7
              Pourquoi Pas (Why Not?). "Porky" for short.


              • #8
                How about Glace de Viande (meat glaze)? Or the less pungent Demi Glace. Or if you really want to be silly, Monsieur Demi Glace.
                The aids are the legs, the hands, the weight of the rider, the whip, the caress, the voice and the use of extraneous circumstances. ~ General Decarpentry


                • Original Poster

                  Originally posted by Eclectic Horseman View Post
                  West Leboeuf
                  so far you're winning

                  I know I shouldn't add to my own list but I'd like to throw some others around to see what ya'll think

                  duBoeuf Cake (play on phonetics/french)
                  Viande Rouge (red meat)
                  Monsieur Costaud (Beefy Gentleman)
                  Juste leBoeuf (just the beef)
                  chaque pas est fait ensemble


                  • #10
                    Bouef Burginon

                    ok so I am in a hurry and cant remember how to spell it!
                    bad decisions make good stories


                    • #11
                      Bavette (it's a flank steak)
                      Tourenado (filet mignon)
                      Delmonico (a special steak cut)
                      Liz Steacie
                      Porcupine Hill Dressage
                      Maitland, Ontario



                      • #12
                        or (Bobby Boucher)
                        Le Boudin
                        Boudin Noir
                        "I'm holding out for the $100,000 Crossrail Classic in 2012." --mem
                        "With all due respect.. may I suggest you take up Croquet?" --belambi
                        Proud Member of the Opinionated Redhead Club!


                        • #13
                          Jolie Rouger


                          • #14
                            If you're calling him Beefy, I like just plain la Boeuf - like the character in True Grit. Maybe de Boeuf
                            My warmbloods have actually drunk mulled wine in the past. Not today though. A drunk warmblood is a surly warmblood. - WildandWickedWarmbloods


                            • #15
                              Beefeater (is that how they spell the kind of gin?)
                              Tartare (raw beef, also not sure if that's spelled right)


                              • #16
                                He sounds like a most interesting horse, which immediately led me to Dos Equis' "Most Interesting Man in the World" campaign. Here are my contributions:

                                Dos Equis
                                Dos Equus
                                Stay Thirsty
                                Fernando (a nod to his baroque appearance, and the first name of the actor who purportedly inspired the campain)
                                Ferdinand (the storybook bull who refused to fight)
                                Don't wrassle with a hog. You just get dirty, and the hog likes it.

                                Collecting Thoroughbreds - tales of a re-rider and some TBs


                                • #17
                                  Boeuf Gateau - fr. for "BeefCake"


                                  • #18
                                    Originally posted by fairtheewell View Post
                                    Jolie Rouger
                                    I love this!
                                    Donald Trump - proven liar, cheat, traitor and sexual predator! Hillary Clinton won in 2016, but we have all lost.


                                    • #19
                                      Do not toy with the dragon, for you are crunchy and good with ketchup!


                                      • #20
                                        Originally posted by thatsnotme View Post

                                        Don't wrassle with a hog. You just get dirty, and the hog likes it.

                                        Collecting Thoroughbreds - tales of a re-rider and some TBs