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View Poll Results: Do you call your fish dumb names?
Of course I don't! I would look foolish and God Forbid anyone know that I'm affectionate!!! 4 19.05%
Um, duh. My fish's name is Mister Wibbley Wobbley McBubblebutt. 17 80.95%
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Old 02-04-2011, 07:53 PM   #11 
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Location: Lismore, NSW
all my family animals have names:
Bettas: (ALL Bettas are mine)
Lady Tamina

Horses:(both mine)
Taj Mahal (taj)
Luckys Lil Bandit (Bandit)

Hendrix (Jimmy, bludge, fredrick) (Mine)
Sparkey (sparks)(BF's)
Austin (Bfs dads)
Gus (gussy)(bfs dads)
Wriggles (my sister in laws)
Otis (my eldest brothers)
Bonnie (my other brothers)
Fergus (my dads gfs guide dog)

NB: Guide dogs are litter lettered (each litters gven a letter of ABC's and each pups named in that litter: eg Fergus was in a F litter)

Simba (manx cat) (mine,bfs,bfs dads)
Sleepy (sleepy cod)(my dads)
Ermont (Carpet snake) (my dads)
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Old 02-04-2011, 07:57 PM   #12 
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off my head other deceased pet names
Milky, Tobias (toby) Pony (was a shetland) all equine
TC (Town and country) Mr saunders, Mrs Saunders (mice)
Moose, benny, Elvis (Rats)
Otto (ferret)
Houdini (escapee rabbit)
Bugs (calf)
Jezabell (Cow, mother of Bugs)
Duck Duck (Duck)
Beau, chance, Ebony (hand raised orphan bobuck possums)
Willow,shadow (as above, orphaned ringtail possums)

Oatis, bing, Patch, gizmo, shadow just some of the dogs we have had
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Old 02-04-2011, 08:41 PM   #13 
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I've never really given them pet names, except for Gloria, who I called 'fatty' sometimes. She was a huge pig.
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Old 02-04-2011, 08:48 PM   #14 
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Sir Crispin occasionally (ok, always) gets 'Mr. Fish' or 'Fishyfish'.
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Old 02-04-2011, 09:03 PM   #15 
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Location: Middlesex County, NJ
Tango is my Little Old Man.
Kilo is Puppyfish
Wraith is called Boy, like Hey there Boy!
I call Logan Feisty McFeisterson.
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Old 02-04-2011, 10:55 PM   #16 
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Location: Kentucky
All the boys have been called, at some point, "Buddy" or "Budster" or "Lil' Guy" . Morpheus is Morph and Alexander is sometimes Alex. Then I always call the girls "Girlie" (so original lol).

Just to add my other pets, Conrad (dog) is "Con-riaad", Abby (dog) is "Abster" and the two of them together are the Pupsqueaks. Magic (cat) is "Madge" and Charlie (cat) is "Char-char" or "Sir Edmund Hillary" because he likes to climb (and also "Mud" when he's in trouble lol!)

I have some horse nicknames I wanna share too, sorry! April is "Ape" (she's a girl ;P ), Traveler is "Trav", Colby is "Colbster", Cooper the mule is "Coop the Loop" (IDK why), Jupiter is "Jupitiblur", Blaze is "Fuzzbutt" or "Fuzzball", Saab is "Saabey", Zoey is "Zo-zo", Sunny is "SunBun", Declan is "Decky", Salona is "Lona bear" and Louie is "Louis", "Killer", "(Sir) Crazy horse" and "STOP ALREADY!" (lol)

Sorry these aren't just my fish, but....the title does say "Your PET's pet names" so....
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Old 02-04-2011, 11:03 PM   #17 
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Mine aren't affectionate. Just short versions of their names I use as it's easier lol.

Massacro I call Acro
Romulus I call Rome (Cookies to anyone who understands the deeper meaning c:)
And I have yet to name my newest fish.

I'm affectionate, just not in a baby-talk way. I talk to them but not usually baby talk. More like talking to a toddler lmao. /weird
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Old 02-04-2011, 11:07 PM   #18 
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Location: Idaho
All my Bettas have nicknames.
Abacus - Abby-Kazam
Cannibal Johnson - Canbil J
Pug - Pugsy or Puggles
Stahl - Stalin
Mandala - Mandilla
Caligula - Cliggs
Gyger - Giggy
Melvin - Melivino
Beau - Boo Boo
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Old 02-04-2011, 11:34 PM   #19 
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I call mine fishums and fishy fish.
"Fishums" xD

I hadn't thought of that one....
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Old 02-04-2011, 11:36 PM   #20 
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Well, for some strange reason, all my pets ended up with names that start with the letter B (Buttercup, Bailey, Brandee, Blossom, Brittany) so of course, my female crowntail is called Brooke!
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