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Naming help for yearling colt - Refuse to Dance is his official name!

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  • Naming help for yearling colt - Refuse to Dance is his official name!

    9-7 update: Turns out the DNA test showed this colt is actually out of Shesa Robyn Dancer instead of Cleared for Glory. Good thing I did not name him after her! As a reminder, this is a chestnut colt by Perfect Fusion (Lite the Fuse). He was a rescue and we plan to see if he is suited for racing - if not he is fancy enough for the hunters. We got him as a straving and barely handled weanling (his foster home had started to do a great job handling him).

    I like the Lite the Fuse connection but am not thrilled with the word "Fusion" in the name. His barn name is Chester, and our Farm Name is Diamond Oaks Farm - he does have a perfect white diamond marking on his forehead.

    Full pedigrees are here:

    Pictures of the colt are here:

    Link to the Online Names Book: https://www.registry.jockeyclub.com/...ient.URLtoken#

    Here are some that I've thought of, and new suggestions are more than welcome!

    Crafty Chester
    Northern Flame
    Diamond Aly
    Copper Aly
    Chester's Diamond
    On the Bright Side (my maiden name is Bright and fits with Lite the Fuse)

    I know, this is a PITA, but I am stumped. Would like a name that works whether he races or not.
    Last edited by witherbee; Oct. 3, 2011, 02:57 PM. Reason: dam information changed

  • #2
    Perfectly Clear
    Clear To Me


    • Original Poster

      Oh I LOVE Perfectly Clear - unfortunately it is taken. Clear to Me is a good one as well, just not the home run yet...


      • #4
        Since he is a rescue, how about using "rescue" in the name?

        Perfectly Clear Rescue

        Rescue Take Off

        Diamond Rescue

        Good luck I hope he does well for you.


        • #5
          Playing on the rescue theme: Safe Landing


          • #6

            Clearly Spoken

            Speak To Me

            Clear As Day

            Clear To See

            Spoken For

            Soft Landing


            • Original Poster

              Clear as Day is really nice. Could say Clear as Mud too lol! I like Clearly, but it is taken as are Soft Landing and Safe Landing.

              Keep em coming! Great ideas so far...


              • Original Poster

                So, you inspired me - how about:
                Clear Flying
                Clear and Away
                Clear Away
                Clearly Confused (Confused and Confusion are taken)


                • #9
                  I kind of like Clearedforlanding (it's 18 letters/spaces, isn't it?).

                  Hm. Diamond Lite? Cryptofusion?
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                  Steampunk Sweethearts


                  • #10
                    Diamond Clear


                    • #11
                      I was going to suggest On A Clear Day but that's taken too. Isn't it frustrating?

                      What about

                      Landing Lights / Landing Lites

                      Edit: nevermind, I see that one in your OP


                      • #12
                        Clearly So
                        Clear To Me (sort of like Dear To Me) that was my intended meaning
                        All Clear
                        Rings Clear
                        All Too Clear


                        • #13
                          Clearly A Diamond (In The Rough)
                          Diamond Lights
                          Flight Path
                          Traffic Controller
                          Fly Away (song title)
                          Flying For Me (song Title)
                          On The Wings Of A Dream (song title)
                          On A Jet Plane (or Leaving On A Jet Plane --yep, the song!)
                          Clear Weather
                          Take Flight
                          Burning Fuse
                          Glorious Diamond
                          Diamond Explosion


                          • #14
                            What a cutie!! How about "Tower Clearance"


                            • #15
                              look at those long legs!

                              I think these are available:

                              Unlit Fuse
                              Clear Talk
                              Clearly Lit
                              Long fuse
                              Short fuse
                              Bold Fusion
                              Clearly Bold
                              Orange Fusion
                              Orange Frappe
                              Orange Fappiano
                              Cherry Frappe
                              Cherry Fappiano
                              Touchstone Acres Lipizzans, Standing N. Samira VI (Gray), N. XXIX-18(Black), more in 2014


                              • #16
                                "am not thrilled with the word "Fusion" in the name"

                                Well, I'm still gonna go with........New Clear Fusion.


                                • #17
                                  How about?

                                  Fly Away Home
                                  Sharp Brilliance
                                  Running Lites
                                  Bright Lites
                                  Diamond Brilliance


                                  • #18
                                    Direct Flight


                                    • #19
                                      Loved Lite the Fuse (I used to work for Dutrow)...how about:



                                      • #20
                                        Perfect Clearance

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