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Staffle Wed 10-Dec-14 17:43:30

Today I met a dog called 'Batman'!
Apparently the kids named him grin
What's the funniest dog name you have come across?!

Middleagedmotheroftwo Wed 10-Dec-14 17:47:43

Deefor. As in D for dog.

Tallypet Wed 10-Dec-14 17:50:30

Simon. It was/is a Labrador.

I have a cat called Ray grin

CaulkheadUpNorth Wed 10-Dec-14 17:56:12

Steve and Bob.

Naughtyornicename Wed 10-Dec-14 17:57:21

I like people names for dogs. Not dog names for people though.

financialwizard Wed 10-Dec-14 17:58:56

I was seriously considering 'Batfink' for our SBT. When she gives you her belly her ears flap back and all I have going through my head is 'My wings are like a shield of steel'. I need a life don't I?!

WowserBowser Wed 10-Dec-14 17:59:56

I am getting a bit bored of the human names. Batman is great.

Tallypet Wed 10-Dec-14 18:07:38

I love human names on pets - so cute smile
Our cat ended up being called Ray because he's a stray and DH in all his creative wisdom thought Ray the Stray was magnificent.

I don't like it. I want to call him Sam. Or Barry.

BeeRaven Wed 10-Dec-14 21:30:16

My lab is called BatDog

I can't even blame it on kids cause I named him that

LoathsomeDrab Wed 10-Dec-14 21:41:49

I know a standard poodle called Frank and a whippet called Tim grin

MsAdorabelleDearheartVonLipwig Wed 10-Dec-14 21:44:39

I like Dave for a dog. And Ralph.

TheFantasticMrsFox Thu 11-Dec-14 21:10:38

DDog3 has a human name (not very common, a shortened version of a fairly well known name) but answers beautifully to "Pig"
It stemmed from the fact that she snores and snuffles like a small pig and just seems to have stuck. The sadness is that her name was actually the name I would have used for a DD if I had one. Once it became apparent we wouldn't have any more children I decided to use it anyway and now everybody ignores it- even people in the village call her Pig <pouts>

Staffle Fri 12-Dec-14 09:19:56

Ah, I love the name Pig! I also met a dog called Reg this morning. We have just moved to the area so I wonder what others are going to pop up grin

CarbeDiem Sun 14-Dec-14 10:56:28

MrsFox - My 13 week old is called Pigi smile
The rescue lady named her, we wanted to change it but she answered brilliantly to it when we got her - so Pigi stayed.
It suits her, greedy little gannet that she is smile

I've known brothers called Benson and Hedges.
Woof - woof had a cat brother called Mieow.

MinnieM1 Sun 14-Dec-14 10:59:20

My friends got a dog called Helen, makes me laugh every time

dementedma Sun 14-Dec-14 11:02:44

Dad's boyfriends dog is called Nigel.he's only a puppy - a collie- so I'm hoping he will grow into it!

hoobypickypicky Sun 14-Dec-14 11:09:38

The dogs owned by friends, acquaintances and relations include -

Mouse the Greyhound. Monkey the crossbreed. Ralph the pug and another who was a Golden Retriever. Lady Antonia Fraser the Afghan Hound (known as Antonia to her friends!). Fish the German Shepherd. Spud the Labrador. Spanky the Jack Russell. A fluffy, shaggy mixed breed called Albert. Reg the Staffie cross. Lucinda the Corgi.

I have some very odd friends and relations. grin

DrElizabethPlimpton Sun 14-Dec-14 11:10:19

My Labrador is often called by her full name - Lillian - when being particularly daft.

FlatCapAndAWhippet Sun 14-Dec-14 19:16:07

We've had a "Matthew" and a "Spider".

cafesociety Mon 15-Dec-14 14:42:18

Dawn O' Porter has a dog called Potato. I knew a lab x called Ugly.

HarrietSchulenberg Mon 15-Dec-14 15:03:20

Our lurcher is called Stanley. He came from Rescue with it but it suits him so we kept it.

Buttholelane Mon 15-Dec-14 15:55:59

I have a dog called Penelope, the cat is called Amy but I wanted to call her Betty.

brunette123 Mon 15-Dec-14 19:35:26

Mine is Axel - great name!

youbethemummylion Mon 15-Dec-14 19:41:46

Our dog is called Raff which is a bit odd in itself but its actually meant to be Giraffe but DS2 couldn't pronounce it!

tiggy2610 Mon 15-Dec-14 19:49:32

My dads lab is called Phil. Makes me laugh every time I take him out for a walk in the park and have to shout him back grin

My two cats are called Colin and Travis - I don't realise how odd it is until someone asks me what they're called hmm

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