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Got a new cat and she needs a name

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    Got a new cat and she needs a name

    A stray a friend of a friend picked up. Owner couldn't be found and I had an opening 😁.

    Friendly, looks young, otherwise unknown history. I had her in a spare bedroom, but she's getting a chance to check out the house today while my other two are outside.

    So name suggestions. Current residents are Zephyr and Miss Kitty.

    Obligatory pictures

    Aw beautiful pussycat, I love her coloring!
    I looked up Zephyr and it means west wind. Other 'windy' names could be;
    One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.
    William Shakespeare


      my best ever cat's name was Malarky. Lark for short. His sister was named Little Miss Muffett. I have wanted to name a cat Tater, but that fell thru. Anything that goes with the other two names?
      Another killer of threads


        She's so pretty! Looks like one of mine, Barrett Jones (after a former AL football player, LOL).


          Pied Piper, call name "Piper"


            How about Olivia - after the grand lady and actress who passed away today in Paris at the age of 104! Call her Liv or Livvie?


              I am terrible at names but she is adorable! Love marble tabby cats.


                Torties are my favorites! We are Scandinavian so we name our pets with ancient Nordic names. Maybe something after your own heritage? Homage to your ancestors?


                  Pretty markings. Wish we had a pic of her face so as to get a better idea of her personality. How about Lucky. Lucky Stripes. Play on the old cigarette name Lucky Strikes. Lulu for short.
                  "Cats aren't clean; they're covered with cat spit."
                  - John S Nichols (1745-1846,writer/printer)

                  Don't come for me - I didn't send for you.


                    Tabbies are the best! I had to put my old kitty, Tinker, to sleep on Tuesday when her cancer started causing problems, but your new kitty is identical to her in every way with those classic brown-tabby markings. So I would nominate "Tinker" for consideration.

                    (The story behind the name: I found Tinker abandoned and cold at a day old with the placenta still attached. I bottle fed her for weeks, and when she got a little older she was so wild and naughty that I was calling her "Stinker-Pot". Once she got a little older still, she had such a sweet, beautiful personality that I couldn't call her Stinker anymore, and it got changed to Tinker.)
                    "Dogs give and give and give. Cats are the gift that keeps on grifting." —Bradley Trevor Greive




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                        Originally posted by shiloh View Post
                        Pretty markings. Wish we had a pic of her face so as to get a better idea of her personality. How about Lucky. Lucky Stripes. Play on the old cigarette name Lucky Strikes. Lulu for short.
                        Still haven't decided on a name. She is settling in and is turning into a sweetheart.

                        Here are a few more pictures.


                          She's beautiful!!


                            Marble would be cute for a marble tabby!
                            Another killer of threads


                              She looks a lot like my Emmy Lou aka Emmy.



                                Another killer of threads


                                  Corazon - heart in Spanish, Cora or Coco for short?
                                  Tesora - treasure in Spanish, Tes for short?


                                    I love her little face. She looks a lot like my cat Ollie. His eyes are shaped the same way so they look eternally serious. She looks like a boss lady kind of cat.
                                    "Cats aren't clean; they're covered with cat spit."
                                    - John S Nichols (1745-1846,writer/printer)

                                    Don't come for me - I didn't send for you.