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    I've been working with a 15.2 chestnut and white paint for about a month now, and we think he's ready to go to a show for a couple easy, flat classes. His barn name is Poker Face. We weren't sure if to keep it that, or to change it. I think we should change it. Maybe something along the lines of poker playing, such as "Five Card Draw." Please make any suggestion, even if it's about his confirmation or something.




  • #2
    Aces High


    • Original Poster

      Thanks! I like that. I did forget to add in the original post that he's a great mover, stretches further than he looks like he can. Also, he pulls himself into a nice frame, which we have been working on. His personality is always very curious, with his ears always up trying to find something to look at or play with. Hope this helps!


      • #4
        I like Poker Face for him - fits the white face

        Aces High is cute too though.

        You could go classic and call him The Gambler
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        • #5
          The Gambler is cute!


          • Original Poster

            2 tbs- that's how we got the name for him, how it fits his face with the white pretty much avoiding the eyes.

            The Gambler is cute, considering he was sorta a gamble by choosing him to bring to the barn as a project.

            Thanks for all the suggestions!! Keep them comming!


            • #7
              Not sure what they mean but here are a few.

              Up the Ante
              Ante Up
              Buy the Button
              Aggressive Call
              Card Sense
              Cash Game
              Chip Count
              Clear the Rail
              Cover Play

              There are many others I just looked up poker terms online.
              "Be the change you want to see in the world."
              ~Mahatma Gandhi


              • #8
                Does he have a registered APHA name? Why not show under that? If he is registered look into signing him up for PAC so he can get points as you show more.


                • #9
                  River Card
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                  • #10
                    Poker Face is an awesome name!
                    PM Bugaboo- he looks SO similar to her paint hunter mare.


                    • #11
                      Jack (or any other card- Ace, King ) of Hearts or Diamonds? (For his chestnut color)
                      "I have been Foolish and Deluded," said he, "and I am a Bear of No Brain at All." - Winnie the Pooh


                      • #12
                        How about "The Cute Paint"? In first place is jumperlover101 riding The Cute Paint.


                        • #13
                          I like Poker Face too
                          Fils Du Reverdy (Revy)- 1993 Selle Francais Gelding
                          My equine soulmate
                          Mischief Managed (Tully)- JC Priceless Jewel 2002 TB Gelding


                          • #14
                            Poker Face is cute

                            How about - Deal Me In

                            Check out my profile for my paint, Play Me A Verse aka Alex...Pic was taken before I owned him as a 2yr old. He is now 5 and really a great guy.


                            • #15
                              How about Double Down? Or Caribbean Stud (Poker). That's my mom's favorite game.
                              Sailing the high seas but secretly wishing to be on the back of a horse.


                              • #16
                                I vote to keep Poker Face!!!
                                Dreaming in Color


                                • Original Poster

                                  Thanks! I really like Up the Ante, Deal Me In, and Double Down. But where we are taking him to show, there already is a horse named Deal Me In, so I think it's be a bit wierd.

                                  Please keep the names coming!


                                  • Original Poster

                                    To OnyxThePony, thanks! They do look extremely similar. Their marking are almost identical. I pmed her, but noticed she hasn't been on since December, so I don't think there's a big chance that I'll get an answer soon. But thanks anyway!


                                    • #19
                                      Feel free to use my deceased pony's name, Even Odds. She was a full sister to the famous small pony, Even Gamble.


                                      • Original Poster

                                        Thanks! I like the sound of Even Odds