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    My Bredli girl has a name, meet...

    Usually I take a little more time to get to know my animals before finalizing a name, but this time a name just popped out while brainstorming and was a no-brainer...

    As many of you know, my grandfather passed recently. He and I were very close, and the man was my hero.
    Well, Pepere left me a couple bucks and a portion of the money he left went to purchasing my new girl...

    His name was Fernand, or Fern for short. His nickname was Frenchie, given to him in WWII.

    When I said this name the other night my girlfriend and I just looked at each other and nodded, "YUP!"

    So without further ado, meet Fernie.

    ....a somewhat feminine mashup of Fern and Frenchie, and a tribute to my grandfather. I miss you, old man. I'll see you again some day, but for now a piece of you will live on through Fernie.

    Rest in Peace Fernand E. Frechette.
    I love you.

    Sent from my 6062W using Tapatalk
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    Re: My Bredli girl has a name, meet...

    That's an awesome name and a super cool way to honor your Paw-Paw Craig!
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    She is beautiful and I love her very meaningful name.

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    Perfect way to name a snake- Welcome Fernie! Looking forward to your adventures...
    Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
    Eric Hoffer (1902 - 1983)

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    What a perfect name, great way to remember your Grandfather!
    The one thing I found that you can count on about Balls is that they are consistent about their inconsistentcy.

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    Re: My Bredli girl has a name, meet...

    A lovely (and wonderfully meaningful) name for a lovely snake! I hope you two have many good years together.
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    Lovely girl, look forward to her progress.
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    There are 2 species I still would love to have.

    This is one of them!

    Great choice.

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    I just had Fernie out for a few minutes and decided to weigh her. She's a whopping 35 grams!! So tiny!
    ...life is beautiful...

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    Re: My Bredli girl has a name, meet...

    Quote Originally Posted by Craiga 01453 View Post
    I just had Fernie out for a few minutes and decided to weigh her. She's a whopping 35 grams!! So tiny!
    I think I have tea bags bigger than that!?
    Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
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