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Old 08-14-2008, 08:56 AM
 
Location: Boston
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Default New Basset Hound Puppy - Help with Names!

Just got our new Basset Hound puppy (male 12 weeks old) and my BF and I are in the process of naming him. Instead of giving him a typical dog name I'd like to give him a traditional old english name or name him after someone famous as Bassets are known for having the superiority complex attitude but of course in a loving way!

Here is what I've come up with - Winston, Bogart, Sherlock, Elvis, Francis, Pierre

Please help with Suggestions!!
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Old 08-14-2008, 09:07 AM
 
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I really like Winston! I don't think I could pick a better one.
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Old 08-14-2008, 09:23 AM
 
Location: Blackwater Park
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Name him Alfred or Cornelius.
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Old 08-14-2008, 10:05 AM
 
Location: California
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I love Winston!
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Old 08-14-2008, 10:10 AM
 
Location: Volker, Kansas City, MO
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I like Bogart or Winston.

If it's Bogart you could call him Bogey for short... how cute!!
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Old 08-14-2008, 10:12 AM
 
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
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I love love love Bogart! With Bogey as a nickname...So cute!
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Old 08-14-2008, 10:22 AM
 
Location: Nor Cal
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Jaque. And I think Bogart is cute.
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Old 08-14-2008, 10:33 AM
 
Location: Moon Over Palmettos
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I like Sherlock...like Sherlock Holmes. He's a hound, he'll have his nose to the ground searching for clues (or food, or a hot babe of a hound...).
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Old 08-14-2008, 10:43 AM
 
Location: Boston
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the funny thing with sherlock holmes is that my middle name is actually Holmes suprisingly. Its a family thing, Holmes is my fathers, and grandfathers middle name. so thats why I was considering Sherlock (Holmes)
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Old 08-14-2008, 10:47 AM
 
Location: Big skies....woohoo
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I like Bogart, too. I love Basset Hounds.
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