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    We try to stick to popular story books for our pony names . . .

    Looks like we will be getting 2, maybe 3 new ponies soon.

    We already have

    Charlotte's Web (Charlotte)
    Ordinary Miracle (Fern)

    I think we have exhausted the Charlotte's web theme. . . no other cute names I like from that story. Anybody have any other suggestions from children's books?

    We are thinking of Stella from (stellaluna), Beezus (Ramona and Beezus, etc.

  • #2
    "Stanley" from Flat Stanley

    Zu Zu Bailey " IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE ! "


    • #3

      "Go on, Bill — this is no place for a pony."


      • #4
        Adventures in Wonderland - Alice

        My small pony's name is Mary Poppins, but I still love it....

        The Chocolate Factory - Charlie

        Wizard of Ox

        Bedknobs and Broomsticks! Not sure if it's a book, but I sure did LOVE that movie


        • #5
          Fancy Nancy. Love those books.


          • Original Poster

            Most likely they will be mares. . .I know we are crazy!

            If we do get a gelding. . . his name will probably be templeton to keep with the Charlotte's web theme!

            I do love all the other suggestions though! and I love Fancy Nancy too, just don't know if I could call the pony Nancy as a barn name lol! I really like Alice too!


            • #7
              I was going to say "Stellaluna", but you've got that one...How about Huckleberry Finn?


              • #8
                In keeping with the Charlotte's Web theme — Templeton, as in Templeton the Rat. Great name for a naughty pony.
                "Go on, Bill — this is no place for a pony."


                • #9


                  Sarah Plain and Tall

                  Pippi Longstocking

                  An Alice in Wonderland name -- Cheshire Cat, Queen of Hearts, Mad Hatter (Barn name Alice)

                  Harriet the Spy

                  Secret Garden (Barn name Mary or Lennox)


                  • #10
                    Amelia Bedelia!


                    Harriet the Spy

                    the Judy Blume books like Superfudge or Sheila the Great or Blubber


                    • #11
                      Miss Muffet and Goldilocks if you want to add Mother Goose stories.
                      When opportunity knocks it's wearing overalls and looks like work.

                      The horse world. Two people. Three opinions.


                      • #12
                        We had a lovely Pippi Longstocking with two hind stockings. I love Amelia Bedelia and have not seen a pony with that name. ( Stellaluna too)


                        • #13
                          I just spent 10 minutes looking for Harriet the Spy, and I could have just scrolled down!

                          Ms. Frizzle
                          Wind in the Willows
                          Secret Garden
                          Dr Seuss
                          Wrinkle in Time
                          Tuck Everlasting
                          Bunnicula (kidding...sort of)
                          Looove Amelia Bedelia!
                          "Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out." ~John Wooden

                          Phoenix Animal Rescue


                          • #14
                            "Oh Say Can You Say" (Seuss) That was my favorite book growing up! Could be either male or gelding.


                            • #15
                              YEars ago there was a darling pony named Nicholas Nickleby.....
                              Same barn had Great Expectations.


                              • #16
                                My daughter loves the book series (1st grade) about a cat that thinks he's a chiwawa. The books are named after the character:
                                Skippyjon Jones


                                • #17
                                  My own pony was named Spit-spot, which is from Mary Poppins. She's rounding up the kids and says something along the lines of "Alright children, let's get this room cleaned up. Spit-spot!"


                                  We called her Spitty. And it fit.
                                  Life would be infinitely better if pinatas suddenly appeared throughout the day.