Thursday, March 23, 2006



Thirteen names we have for our dog:


1. Snickers (Her real name. Jacob picked it.)

2. Snick(s)

3. Snickerdoodle (Yes. She was the inspiration for our blog name ;) )

4. Snickadick (That name popped out of my mouth accidentally one day... and it stuck.)

5. Nickers

6. Doodlebug

7. Doodle

8. Princess (She thinks she is one!)

9. Baby Girl

10. Stinker

11. DumbDog (with affection)

12. Turd (What my daddy calls her. One evening I was making dinner while Jacob watched Family Feud. The question was, "A word that rhymes with 'word'." I kept yelling out, "Turd!". Every time I did Snickers would run to me in the kitchen. After about the third time I realized what she was doing. ;)

13. Skittles (My grandma insists that's her name. I used to try to correct her. But she still calls her Skittles. My uncle makes fun of her so now he calls Snick "Milky Way". At least they're all sweet names ;) )

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78 Comments:

Blogger Shelli said...

Number 13 just cracked me up! OMG!

We have all kinds of different names for our animals, too.

Mine isn't up, but will be shortly. Don't come by if you aren't feeling up to it.

I see you are feeling yucky. Hugs to you!

10:42 PM  
Blogger FrogLegs said...

#11--- it's nice that yours is with affection. I call mine that alllll the time. Mostly if I'm chasing after him trying to swat his butt. ;) Any dog that eats my fruit trees deserves worse than "dumb dog." HA! Happy TT!

10:57 PM  
Blogger Libragirl said...

Is it bad that I call my niece and nephews a lot of those names.

princess
babygirl
stinker - stinkbutt- stinkface. All three of them get it.

my tt is up.

11:11 PM  
Blogger TheMartins said...

Those are all great names! and I bet she loves them all !! Mine are up too! :)

11:18 PM  
Blogger Stacie said...

I loved this...we call our pets by a million different names too..too funny. Mine are up as well. Stacie

12:23 AM  
Blogger Jen said...

That is so funny! Way cool!

My list is up...

1:36 AM  
Blogger feedscott said...

"Princess (She thinks she is one!)" So does my cat and her name is Lovey. Are you a vurf? pvtbfs

1:37 AM  
Blogger d.challener roe said...

We do this do. We have at least 13 names for each animal.

My 13 is up.

3:11 AM  
Blogger Tanya said...

I love number 12. Well, the reaction, rather than the name.

My 13 are up.

3:47 AM  
Blogger Lisa said...

LOL at Turd!

My TT is up - have a great day!

7:23 AM  
Blogger Carmen said...

Yeah, I have some weird names for my cat, too. His real name is Pooh, the vet calls him Poo (not entirely inappropriate), I also call him stinky butt, poodle, peedle deedle, etc.

My list is up http://carmenhasgonetoplaid.blogspot.com/

7:57 AM  
Blogger Undercover Angel said...

I wish we had a dog! Great list! My TT is up too!

8:33 AM  
Blogger Jackie said...

This is a really funny list -- I may have to borrow the idea. And isn't it funny HOW MANY names we all have for our pets?

8:50 AM  
Blogger Ocean Lady said...

It is making me crave a snicker bar. I love those. How cute on #12 and #13. :)

9:30 AM  
Anonymous colleen said...

You must love your dog a lot!

9:39 AM  
Anonymous feedscott said...

Ha ha, two for one :)

pvtbfs

9:40 AM  
Blogger Natsthename said...

LOL, you call the dog "Turd." That's THE BEST!!

10:13 AM  
Blogger Courtney said...

Wow, that's a lot of nicknames! lol

10:46 AM  
Blogger Suzy said...

Dumb Dog, like from Annie?!? That's super cute.

10:56 AM  
Blogger Mama B said...

We use #11 a lot too. Of course, with affection! :) My TT is up.

10:58 AM  
Blogger Maribeth said...

And here I thought your inspiration for your blog was the cookie, "Snickerdoodles"! Well, they are good, see my blogs cooking section for the recipe.
Funny isn't it, how we nickname our dogs?

11:16 AM  
Blogger Reverberate58 said...

Isn't it funny how we love our animals and kids so much we find nicknames to call them. All 3 of my cats have various different names and they come by all when called. Even Joshua (my son) has several nicknames but he only tolerats me using most of them!!

Thanks for the visit!

11:32 AM  
Blogger Amanda said...

We have a lot of names for our kids...

11:33 AM  
Blogger Froggie said...

Hehe! Love your list. :) I've had a dog I've nicknamed DumbDog too... :)

Got my TT up!

11:38 AM  
Blogger amy said...

dumbdog. yup, my dog will answer to that one. snickerdick cracked me up!

my TT are up!

11:47 AM  
Blogger Ginger said...

Hehe.. we call our dog dumb dog with affection too.

I was laughing at Snickerdick too.

Great list.

11:58 AM  
Blogger ...jus me said...

Our dogs all have middle names as well as a ton of nicknames! They know when we use the middle name they are soooo busted!

12:10 PM  
Blogger Lingerie Lady said...

Sounds like my poor cat - he has a different name every two weeks.

My Thursday Thirteen are up.

12:13 PM  
Blogger Lena said...

I'm partial to Doodlebug. We like to call our animals by their proper names. Like our dog Allie is Allison. Our cat Jack is Jackson. Why the big names for little animals crack me up, I don't know.

12:24 PM  
Blogger Jen said...

My TT are up! ...I wonder how many names I have for my dog...

12:30 PM  
Blogger Emily said...

funny list kimmy - mine are up too!

you don't have to post this part; i just wanted to get it to you; i wanted to letyou know i'm part of a chronic pain support group online that i really like; if you don't have one, let me know, i'll get you more info - haha for all i know you're a member of mine too! hope you're feeling well.

12:30 PM  
Blogger TNChick said...

I have names for my pets but I am not sof 13... I'll have to think on it now LOL

12:32 PM  
Blogger Mom Nancy said...

I love this list! I especially love the whole Skittles/Snickers thing! My DH's parents had a rooster (it just sorta wandered into their yard and stayed a couple of years then disappeared). DH's Norwegian grandmother who had senile dementia called that thing Roaster, and we all just adopted it as the name!

1:16 PM  
Blogger Kelly said...

That is a whole lotta names for one little dog!!!!
You are sooo funny!

1:16 PM  
Blogger Lauren said...

Same here, couldn't come up with thirteen. Cute list.

My TT is up.

1:21 PM  
Blogger Lord Swayne said...

Wonderful. I didn't know there were so many names you could have for a dog. The only one I know of for our dog is "DumbDog", not said with that much affection (at least, not from my mom anyways).

Anyways, my TT are up.

1:25 PM  
Blogger Norma said...

Obviously a much loved pup with that many names.

1:32 PM  
Blogger Jane said...

I totally understand. We do the same thing with our dog.
BTW, my comment on TT list about things being in the last place you look.....that was totally tongue in cheek!!! I have always thought that was the funniest thing to say.
Thanks for visiting!

1:50 PM  
Blogger Heather Smith said...

Cute l3! My dog has many names too! Though I named her Lexi, she rarely gets called that!
Mine are up here and here!

1:53 PM  
Blogger Amanda said...

I love it when pets have pet names!

Mine are up.

1:56 PM  
Anonymous eph2810 said...

Oh, those are cool names...Our Zoey thinks she is a princess too and she sure acts like one...

2:08 PM  
Blogger The Schooligan said...

Perfect! What a great list. I have about a zillion names for my cats... in addition to their actual names.

2:14 PM  
Blogger Virenda said...

LOL.

Okay that's cute the Skittles, Milky Way thing. You also managed to make me hungry.

Snickadick?! ROFL, OH I can imagine you yelling that in your neighborhood. ~wink~

Your dog is cute and all her names are great!

2:17 PM  
Blogger Pink Chihuahua Princess said...

I love your TT! Anything with dogs is fantastic to me. I also LOVE your background. My
TT
are up and ready as well.

2:19 PM  
Blogger YellowRose said...

Very funny TT!! Dogs are such funny creatures! Our dog we had would pretty much answer to anything, and I mean anything! LOL

My TT is up!

Hope you are feeling well today!

2:25 PM  
Blogger Master Enigma said...

56 folks have come by to see the list of your dog nick names.. That is amazing.. lol

I think you could list nothing and we would still stop by.

My 13 is trying hard to think up a clever nick name for itself right now over at http://akaenigma.blogspot.com/

3:11 PM  
Blogger Lazy Daisy said...

Our dog "Spot" (how's that for orginal) answers to anything as long as you feed her. Hey babe...thanks for the visit...always a pleasure!

3:14 PM  
Anonymous Suz said...

Wow that is one special dog to have 13 names. I like 3,6 & 10.

I call my kids "turd" sometimes when they drive me nuts :-)

My 13 are up

Hugs Suz

3:14 PM  
Blogger Chaotic Mom said...

Hmmm... I was thinking the same thing. Some of these names are ones I use for my kids... ;)

3:34 PM  
Blogger mommyof4 said...

What cute names;) TUrd come here turd,I say this to my kids sometimes:)

3:36 PM  
Blogger Melli said...

Isn't it amazing how dogs end up with SO many names!? Ours has a bunch of them too! And will answer to them all! (or none... who knows?) I could probably holler "Newspaper" and she'd come running! She just can't believe that I would want ANYone or ANYthing other than her! LOL! GREAT list! Very cute! Thanks for visiting my TT!

3:37 PM  
Blogger Matt said...

Wow that is a lot of names.

Mine TT are up here.

4:02 PM  
Blogger Sherri said...

Fun list!

I love your graphics on your blog...and little things like how you've titled your comments button...make me smile:)

Thanks for visiting my site:)

4:04 PM  
Blogger Faith said...

Too funny. sometimes I call my dog turd and it is not an affectionate voice.I know, I feel bad later. ;D

4:31 PM  
Blogger Blix said...

Cute 13 this week... Thanks again for stopping over at mine. =)

4:32 PM  
Blogger jeni said...

kinda sounds like out house. no one gets away with having only 1 nickname!! lol!!

have a lovely TT, kimmy! :)

4:38 PM  
Blogger monica said...

I love skittles LOL!

5:33 PM  
Anonymous Ardice said...

I love all the names but #13 made me smile the most. Thanks for stopping by my TT. Have a lovely eveing. Be Well...

6:01 PM  
Blogger Paige said...

Well give Butterfinge a little hug from me. Hi I'm here from Michelle's

6:10 PM  
Blogger LadyBugCrossing said...

Hahahahah! Love it.
LadyBug

6:26 PM  
Blogger Emily said...

LOL I have a few for my pooch too...but not sure if I have 13...

6:34 PM  
Blogger Jolie said...

Hi Kimmy, thanks for visiting today. I've seen you before, following links on Mike's blogroll and comments! Loved that video you posted there the other day (and here too I see). Your dog is a cutie and I love your blog!

6:53 PM  
Blogger Lala's world said...

ok holy comments batwoman!!!

we don't have nicknames for our dogs! Jackson and Shelby, which we didn't realize were the names Julia Roberts and Dillon ??? from Steel Magnolias till later!!

my TT is up

6:57 PM  
Blogger Joan said...

Kimmie, I am glad you came by my blog today. I had lost the link to yours. So now I have it. Enjoyed your list about your "sweet" doggie!

7:23 PM  
Blogger Marv said...

LOL! those were all cute name!!

7:35 PM  
Blogger Lynda said...

I had a dog that would come to any name. I think Nikki might, but only if food were involved. :)

(Sorry, I couldn't post earlier, or use Mr. Linky!)

8:22 PM  
Blogger Chana said...

My kids are like your dog, will answer to just about any name. There are so many of them, i often can't remember in the moment who's who...Not even after they had fun with me and sat me down to introduce themselves...LOL

8:54 PM  
Blogger Killired said...

holy cow your T13 is popular!!!!! thanks for coming to mine earlier! love the looks of your blog!

9:34 PM  
Blogger Mama Kelly said...

here turd here turd

LOL

my 13 is up
http://mamakellysmusings.blogspot.com

10:06 PM  
Blogger Indigo said...

I love your list! :-)

We call our dogs something other than their given names all the time!

11:31 PM  
Anonymous Ficklechick said...

We call all of our dog's by so many names it's a wonder they ever know who the hell we're talking to!

1:08 AM  
Blogger Better Safe Than Sorry said...

those are all great, well, not to sure about that turd one, but that snickadick, lol!!!
we dog is named bailey, the kids picked the name, but my son sometimes calls her bailsey and i noticed my youngest daughter is starting to do it too. so it might change.

6:36 AM  
Anonymous robin said...

Awww...I'm sure I have just as many for each of my cats. Sorry I'm late, thanks for stopping by.

8:26 AM  
Anonymous Susie said...

I'm so jealous of your number of comments! How do you do that?

It's funny how our pets have one actual name, but their personalities and moods make us have to call them other things. I guess it's similar to humans. ;)

9:18 AM  
Blogger Amy The Black said...

Perhaps I'll do something someday about our pet's pet names: Ticklebelly, SneakerPeeker, Stump, etc.

9:37 AM  
Blogger karen! said...

I like your thirteen. Mine were up on Wednesday, Thursday was going to be too busy for me, so I did it early. But I tried to use your link thing at the bottom and it put me at number 85, then when I came back, it was gone. Does it not stick or something? How do you make it stick? Does it take time?
I like your blog design with the brown and the pink and the flowers.

10:47 AM  
Blogger Peri said...

my grandmother had two dogs:
snickers and scooter.
:)

11:34 AM  
Blogger Katherine said...

I love that! What a great idea, I might have to steal it for a future TT, hee hee.

7:59 PM  

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