Does anyone else name their animals after famous people or is this a weird habit

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  1. lilibees profile image59
    lilibeesposted 7 years ago

    Does anyone else name their animals after famous people or is this a weird habit I have?

    I have a dog, named AJ AJ Burnett that is pitcher for the Yankee's, and my cat whom is a female named Petite for another Yankee's pitcher. I have chinchilla I named Big Poppi After, David Ortiz from the Boston Red Socks, so my boyfriend is not a big fan of the chinchilla because of the name!

  2. bogerk profile image67
    bogerkposted 7 years ago

    I don't have any animals or pets, but I certainly have heard of people doing this before. I remember once hearing about someone who named their four goldfish John, Paul, George and Ringo.

    So, no, you are not alone.

  3. j.amie profile image60
    j.amieposted 7 years ago

    I named one of my adopted kitties after Sir William Wallace of Braveheart.  I call him Mr. Wallace. The trouble is, he scared of everything (noises, shadows, new people). I think i jinxed him wink

  4. drbj profile image82
    drbjposted 7 years ago

    I once heard of a woman who named her dog, "Tis." She was arrested by the police when she went out late at night, provocatively dressed, and called her dog, "Here, Tis. Here, Tis."

 
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