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#1 LookMumNoHands

Posted 08 November 2012 - 06:58 PM

We got a rescue cat yesterday, and her previous owners had given her a name which we don't like.

DH is keen to name her something funny/witty to do with her cute cross eyes, but all I can come up with is winks, which he thinks is dumb.

Any witty/funny but still nice suggestions out there?

Here is a picture of her - she's settling in to her new home wonderfully  wub.gif


Edited by LookMumNoHands, 08 November 2012 - 07:03 PM.


#2 FluffyOscar

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:00 PM

Oh my goodness she is gorgeous!!! Absolutely gorgeous!

#3 Feral*Spikey*

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:01 PM

Clarence - from Daktari. Clarence was the cross-eyed lion. I loved that lion.

#4 leathebeezkneez

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:01 PM

She is gorgeous.
What about Clara the cross-eyed cat?

Eta - was going to suggest Clarence but its a female

Edited by leathebeezkneez, 08 November 2012 - 07:03 PM.


#5 Chelli

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:03 PM

I have never seen a cross eyed cat before! Very cute cat wub.gif Maybe call her Iris?

#6 noi'mnot

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:03 PM

I have NO idea what you should call her, but she is just beautiful. What a stunner!  wub.gif

#7 c4a79

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:05 PM

She is a cute cat... Kris Kross??

#8 Drowningnotwaving

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:06 PM

Wow I don't know about the name but she is just lovely.

I didn't know cats could have cross eyes. There you go.

#9 I'veGotTheBook

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:06 PM

Babs, Barbara... What else really?

#10 rainycat

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:07 PM

Oh she is just adorable wub.gif
I third Spikeys suggestion as I was so in love with Clarence too.  Maybe Clarice or Clara.

#11 Drowningnotwaving

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:07 PM

QUOTE (Smudgied @ 08/11/2012, 08:06 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Babs, Barbara... What else really?


Ah yes!

#12 Apageintime

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:07 PM

I have a cross eyed cat called Elliott.

What about crossley?

#13 Feral Cancerian

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:12 PM

Squint? But she's really too gorgeous for that.

#14 HeartMyBoys

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:12 PM

QUOTE (c4a79 @ 08/11/2012, 08:05 PM)
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She is a cute cat... Kris Kross??



This...........or Dizzy

#15 PigNewton

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:14 PM

I like Barbra.

Reminded me of the old joke about the cross-eyed bear called Gladly (so Gladly the cross eyed bear) But that's an old church joke so just showed me up for the dag I am.

#16 LookMumNoHands

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:15 PM

biggrin.gif Great ideas guys! I like them all, but DH had a chuckle at Barbara and Iris. Babs is pretty cute  biggrin.gif

If you google cross eyed cats in images, there's heaps of them  biggrin.gif I never knew it was pretty common!

And yes, she's beautiful. We're all a bit in love  original.gif

Redkris, I know that joke - it's cool

Edited by LookMumNoHands, 08 November 2012 - 07:16 PM.


#17 TK421

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:16 PM

Zig Zag... or just Ziggy for short.

I second Dizzy, it's a good one.

#18 raven74

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:17 PM

Mary Jane?  She looks a little stoned! tongue.gif
Cute cat!

#19 rainycat

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:21 PM

Oh she also could be a Sheryl or a Joyce or even a Trish.  She is so lovely that I'm sure she would rock any name you gave her.

#20 The Old Feral

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:23 PM

QUOTE (Smudgied @ 08/11/2012, 08:06 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Babs, Barbara... What else really?


Barbara or Brabra biggrin.gif

My suggestion is Zombie.


#21 noi'mnot

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:26 PM

Just for the record, my siamese cat is slightly cross-eyed - it's common in the breed.

I love Babs for her, though! It suits her!

#22 FeralRebelWClaws

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:36 PM

She's gorgeous original.gif

#23 missy78

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:47 PM

She's gorgeous! I second "Dizzy" or some such.

#24 kadoodle

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:48 PM

So can she see where she's going?

I like Babs  original.gif

#25 Stardusties

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:56 PM

No suggestions but she's gorgeous  happy.gif




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