When was the last time you called your pet by the name you actually gave them?
For some pet owners, the answer might be longer ago than you’d expect. The reality is that as we get to know our animals’ personalities, we often assign them nicknames based on our experiences with them. I call my pup, who flops around on the ground all day, a “little seal” more often than I use his name.
When Twitter user @MooseAllain shared his own pet’s nickname online, a lot of hilarity ensued when people started sharing theirs, too. Here are 20 of the most hilarious.