Help me name my beagleman
August 8, 2006 5:56 PM   Subscribe

I just adopted a puppy who looks like a Dobeagle or Beagleman - a doberman beagle mixture. She has the body of a beagle with the exact coloring of a doberman. She is so calm and sweet.

I have two directions for the name:

1. Beagleman - This sounds like a Jewish last name so I thought it would be cute to give her a Jewish name like Ada Beagleman or Esther Beagleman. I seem to be partial to names that start with Ad- or have a Z in them.

2. We were talking about her being part doberman and one of us referred to her as 'a dobie' like Adobe. I thought that as a puppy she could be an Adobe Acrobat. This seems a bit too commercial but I think it's really cute.

So now I open the floor to you. What do you think?
posted by croxpow to Pets & Animals (24 answers total)
 
Adobe Acrobeagle?
posted by SpecialK at 5:59 PM on August 8, 2006


I think that a photo would help immensely.
posted by k8t at 6:02 PM on August 8, 2006


I'm partial to human names for pets (I don't know why, but a "Hubert" has more personality than a "Fluffball"), so I particularly like Ada and Esther.

Agreed, though: we need pictures!
posted by rossination at 6:08 PM on August 8, 2006


Why not Adobe Beagleman?
posted by FlamingBore at 6:23 PM on August 8, 2006


Hezbollah Beagleman
posted by matkline at 6:29 PM on August 8, 2006


Adobe Gullman.
posted by Dipsomaniac at 6:29 PM on August 8, 2006


Dobies always make me think of Zelda.
posted by rob511 at 6:39 PM on August 8, 2006


How about Ruby Beagleman? Or Bathsheba Beagleman?
AdobieGillis? (Like Dobie Gillis but with Adobe... eh nevermind.) How about just Mrs. Beagleman? Then you can shout things like "Stop chasing those squirrels/digging that flowerbed/pooping on the lawn, Mrs Beagleman!"
posted by maryh at 6:58 PM on August 8, 2006


Beagleman. Knish Beagleman.

Or.

Farty McBumBum. Someone's gonna name their dog this eventually if I bring it up enough...
posted by ROU_Xenophobe at 7:25 PM on August 8, 2006


Photoshop Beagle McZedstein
Dobie
posted by blue_beetle at 7:58 PM on August 8, 2006


I can't comment intelligently without first examining the evidence relating to the question being raised.

Dog pic! Dog pic!

Bagel. I'd call the dog Bagel.
posted by Savannah at 9:09 PM on August 8, 2006


How about Eva or Zsa Zsa?
posted by radioamy at 9:25 PM on August 8, 2006


Zuleika.
posted by brujita at 9:28 PM on August 8, 2006


Ada or Esther Beagleman is wonderful. Mrs. Beagleman is freakin' awesome.

But yeah. Cough up a puppy picture, or we really are gonna make you name her Photoshop Beagle McZedstein.

AskMeFi: 'Stop pooping on the lawn, Mrs. Beagleman!'
posted by eritain at 4:27 AM on August 9, 2006


Rover.
posted by Marky at 6:40 AM on August 9, 2006


Here's a photo of the new pup, posting for the OP:

posted by cior at 7:50 AM on August 9, 2006


shes adorable.. and really looks like an Ada Beagleman to me.

i second giving pets human names.
posted by trishthedish at 9:34 AM on August 9, 2006


I like Zelda Beagleman or Ada Beagleman
posted by rmless at 9:39 AM on August 9, 2006


Why not just call her "Dobie"? She could totally be a Dobie. Little Miss Dobie Beagleman.

She's very cute, congrats!
posted by sarahmelah at 10:00 AM on August 9, 2006


Thanks for your help! I think we are down to two options:

Mrs. Ruby Beagleman
Mrs. Adah Beagleman

What do you think?
posted by croxpow at 6:41 PM on August 9, 2006


I'm all for Ruby, but you knew that.
posted by cior at 8:04 AM on August 10, 2006


If you go with Adah, I'd suggest doing Ada instead.
posted by cior at 8:04 AM on August 10, 2006


Another vote for (Mrs.) Ada (Beagleman), if only because the repeated "B" sound in "Ruby Beagleman" sounds a little...awkward. To me, anyway.
posted by Vervain at 1:02 PM on August 11, 2006


Ada.
posted by eritain at 6:28 AM on August 14, 2006


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