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My NEW OTTB Cutie!! She needs a barn name!

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  • My NEW OTTB Cutie!! She needs a barn name!

    Meet Fancy Francine!! We brought her home today!!

    After a CRAZY escapade getting there, I am now the proud owner of an OTTB!!! She was an adoption through New Vocations, that had been previously adopted. Unforeseen circumstances required the old adopters to bring her back, but lucky for me, she now is home with me!!! I can't wait to ride her, but I know I have to be patent, but ahhhh the urge is overwhelming!!

    We are trying to come up with a barn name, so far we have Francy, Fancy Pants, and Frankie.

    Fancy Francine

    Fancy 2

  • #2
    Aww she's cute! Love the blinged out western style grooming halter.

    Ok I admit, I'm not very original. What about Frannie? I like Frankie btw.
    Unrepentant carb eater


    • Original Poster

      I actually make the halters


      • #4
        I like Francy or Frankie
        OTTBs rule, but spots are good too!


        • #5
          I like Fancy or Frankie... again not very originally.


          • #6
            Vote for fancy....it's just so obvious and suits her..


            • #7
              I agree with judybigredpony. Fancy is what she is and will become as an event horse. Call her what she is, "Fancy".
              When in Doubt, let your horse do the Thinking!


              • #8
                I like fancy but I think I like Frankie better.
                Horses aren't our whole life, but makes our life whole


                • #9
                  I like Frankie. She is a beauty! . I keep thinking France, so how about Paris?
                  “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
                  ¯ Oscar Wilde


                  • #10
                    I think Frannie is super cute. I would probably be tempted to combine it with "Frannie Mae" or "Frannie Sue" or something like that. Cute mare, what are your plans?


                    • #11
                      Congratulations! She looks like a Frankie to me.


                      • Original Poster

                        We're going to event of course I have been having so much fun with her! I rode her yesterday and I'm hoping to ride her again today, but the weather is not being cooperative.


                        • #13
                          I'd stay away from Fancy. That can easily morph into "Fancy Feast" when you get irritated with her. I braided one years ago that got nicknamed "Fancy Feast because you're not even good enough to be dog food!"


                          • #14
                            She's awfully cute!

                            I actually rather like Francine... even though that's not really changing her name! I think it's cute and different.


                            • #15
                              You could go with Cino. Francine--Cine--Cino. As in "see no evil" behind the big cross country fence. Sorry. Couldn't help it. She is very cute, though. Good luck with her.



                              • #16
                                Fanny...having just watch "Mansfield Park" a Jane Austin novel the heroine was named Fanny Price. Fanny is an old timey nickname for Frances.


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                                  • #18
                                    Frenchy. I also like Frankie but we had a mare named Ralph too at one point. Goog luck!
                                    The rebel in the grey shirt


                                    • #19
                                      She's beautiful! Good luck with her!