Poll: Do you name your fish?

Discussion in 'Fish Discussion' started by HB Fisheye, Oct 30, 2017.

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  1. Yes - Fish Only

    119 vote(s)
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  2. Yes - Fish and Inverts

    133 vote(s)
    22.9%
  3. No

    328 vote(s)
    56.6%
  1. HB Fisheye

    HB Fisheye Member

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    Anybody have personal names for your fish? :confused:
     
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  2. mta_morrow

    mta_morrow shoes & purses vs. coral & fish R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor

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    Purchased a flametail blenny and a royal gramma at the same time. Named them Lenny and Squiggy. I’m sure most people won’t get it ;)
     
  3. RJ Harris

    RJ Harris Active Member

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    My 125 has fish with mob type names. My stingray is toothless after the dragon.
    My toadfish is mouth. My harlequins are Romeo and Juliet courtesy of my wife
     
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  4. HB Fisheye

    HB Fisheye Member

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    From Laverne & Shirley?
     
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    mta_morrow shoes & purses vs. coral & fish R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor

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    Yup!
     
  6. smokin'reefer

    smokin'reefer Valuable Member R2R Supporter Partner Member 2018

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    My granddaughter names every fish crab snail in the tank. My fault for not getting them a dog.
     
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    My girlfriend names them. Makes it convenient to keep tabs on everyone when doing a head count and it's the only part of the hobby she enjoys - coming up with the names and why she names them that
     
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  8. HB Fisheye

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    Guess you can't tell them to pay up or they'll be sleeping with the fishies. ;Yuck. I know that was bad.
     
  9. mta_morrow

    mta_morrow shoes & purses vs. coral & fish R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor

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    And my clowns were Bozo and Krusty. My hi fin red band goby was “Obi Wan the goby”
     
  10. Pongo

    Pongo Active Member R2R Supporter

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    I have a red lined wrasse named Clouseau - because he inspects everything and finds nothing.

    My purple tang is named Shadow, because from across the room when he's against the back wall it looks like a yellow tang with a missing body.

    My 3 blue/green chromis are named Tres Hombres.
     
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  11. HB Fisheye

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    lol.
     
  12. HB Fisheye

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    Haha Obi Wan the goby. That's pefect.
     
  13. HB Fisheye

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    I'm down to two blue/green chromis. I just call them the twins. It's easier.
     
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    no, i dont
     
  15. donny619

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    My 5 yo loves naming fish. Even when we're at the LFS he points at a fish and says "I want to name him!"
     
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    Haha. I have that sort of humor too
     
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    My stepdaughter named our mandarin goby kisses
     
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    cracker Valuable Member R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor

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    My pair of clowns are Mr & Mrs Barnum and of course my Copper Band is Miss Penny . I have other nic's for fish but don't fit just right to me . :)
     
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    I have a Coral Beauty named "Bentley" and a Yellow Tang named "Sunshine".
     
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  20. jsker

    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    You bet, there going to be around for a bit
     
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