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Bought A One Eyed Cat At Hardware Store!!! UPDATE ~ Jingles Needed!

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  • Bought A One Eyed Cat At Hardware Store!!! UPDATE ~ Jingles Needed!

    I had to make two trips to the hardware store over the weekend and noticed an adorable male cat with one eye for adoption. He completely stole my heart and I decided to call and see if he was an indoor or outdoor kitty since I am at my limit for cats in the house. Turns out he would be better suited for the barn

    Meet my new 2 year old neutered male one eyed kitty

    http://im1.shutterfly.com/media/47a1...D550/ry%3D400/

    I need name suggestions. The rescue who only had him since he was found with a severe eye injury named him Captain but it really doesn't fit. My daughter wants to call him Steve but that isn't right either Any suggestions>
    Last edited by Diamondindykin; Nov. 22, 2011, 01:45 PM.
    RIP Sucha Smooth Whiskey
    May 17,2004 - March 29, 2010
    RIP San Lena Peppy
    May 3, 1991 - March 11, 2010

  • #2
    Pirate?

    Cyclops?

    Uno?

    Wink?

    Foster Grant?
    Last edited by jetsmom; Sep. 26, 2011, 11:46 PM.

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    • #3
      Cannot view pictures (will not give cc# to shutterfly since I won't order pictures). Please give details of color/markings.

      Regardless. One eyed cat names:

      Popeye
      Pirate
      One Eyed Jack
      Patch
      ~Kryswyn~ Always look on the bright side of life, de doo, de doo de doo de doo
      Check out my Kryswyn JRTs on Facebook

      "Life is merrier with a terrier!"

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      • #4
        A friend back then had a one eyed cat named Moshe Dayan...
        Originally posted by BigMama1
        Facts don't have versions. If they do, they are opinions
        GNU Terry Prachett

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          #5
          Sorry -link fixed.
          RIP Sucha Smooth Whiskey
          May 17,2004 - March 29, 2010
          RIP San Lena Peppy
          May 3, 1991 - March 11, 2010

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          • #6
            I think Wink is a great name!
            Shall I tell you what I find beautiful about you? You are at your very best when things are worst.
            Starman

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            • #7
              You're right, he is adorable, and you are adorable for taking him home.

              Before I even saw the photo I was thinking Lefty. Which is a family joke of ours regarding one-eyed pets. Which maybe says more about our family than I'd like to admit...

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              • #8
                Awww! He's too pretty to just draw attention to his eye injury and name him for that. I'll have to think about it.... thanks for giving him a good home!
                PennyG

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                  #9
                  Let me give a few more details. The pictures don't show but he is very long and lanky like a teenager. He is a HUGE talker and will even say "mama". He absolutely loves catnip and goes crazy for it. He is currently locked in my tackroom for a few days but he is so friendly that it won't take long to let him out.

                  He is such an awesome kitty
                  RIP Sucha Smooth Whiskey
                  May 17,2004 - March 29, 2010
                  RIP San Lena Peppy
                  May 3, 1991 - March 11, 2010

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                  • #10
                    Wink Martingale!!
                    ~Kryswyn~ Always look on the bright side of life, de doo, de doo de doo de doo
                    Check out my Kryswyn JRTs on Facebook

                    "Life is merrier with a terrier!"

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                    • #11
                      I think he looks like a Cap'n, personally.
                      "The nice thing about memories is the good ones are stronger and linger longer than the bad and we sure have some incredibly good memories." - EverythingButWings

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                      • #12
                        I love Wink!
                        Balanced Care Equine

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                        • #13
                          How about Columbo, after the late one-eyed actor Peter Falk?

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                          • #14
                            Wasn't Captain Bligh a one eyed pirate?

                            Or name him after the "Tool time" guy since you got him from a hardware store?

                            Or since he's lanky...Slim Shady?

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                            • #15
                              I'm with your daughter. I like Steve. I think it suits him.

                              He's quite the handsome fellow.

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                              • #16
                                Blinky?

                                2-D (vs 3-D).

                                Looks like a nice cat, good for you not passing him up.
                                "Sic Gorgiamus Allos Subjectatos Nunc"

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                                • #17
                                  Awww, he looks like a wonderful kitty! I like Harry, after Harry Cat in The Cricket in Times Square.
                                  I realize that I'm generalizing here, but as is often the case when I generalize, I don't care. ~ Dave Barry

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                                  • #18
                                    I'm terrible with names, but congratulations! He looks like a real sweetie. Give him a pat for me

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                                    • #19
                                      I think someone mentioned Wink on here and I think that's cute. I knew a 3 legged cat that was named Pogo!
                                      "If you've got a horse, you've got a problem"

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                                      • #20
                                        I like Foster Grant!

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