My dog (a borderline collie, to quote Jilly Cooper) is called Bran, after
one of the great hounds of Finn McCool, a legend shared by the Scots and the
Irish. The other hound was Skeolan and the pair were also his nephews,
turned into dogs by an enchantment.
From: Betsy Stocksdale <[log in to unmask]>
To: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Friday, November 06, 1998 7:30 PM
Subject: puppy love
>Sorry if you're getting this twice...
>Hi, all. This is slightly off topic, but I'm soon to be the proud mom of a
>collie pup! I'd like to choose a Scottish or Irish name for him, since
>collies are Scottish dogs, and I'm a fan of Scottish and Irish music
>how careful I'm being to avoid the "c" word).
>Has anyone any good ideas? You can e-mail me privately, if you wish.
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