What Are Some Funny Racehorse Names?

Some funny racehorse names are Hoof Hearted, American Pharoah, Onoitsmymothernlaw, Passing Wind and Ha Ha Ha. Thoroughbred racehorses are notorious for having funny or unusual names.

The horse name Hoof Hearted seems innocent at first but saying the name aloud allows you the hear what the joke is all about. Hoof Hearted is owned by Ramiro Chavez and has been ridden by three jockeys. American Pharoah is a Bay colt that has earned more than $9 million as of 2015. American Pharoah won the American Triple Crown and the Breeders' Cup Classic in 2015. The horse is owned by Egyptian entrepreneur Ahmed Zayat and ridden by Victor Espinoza.

Onoitsmymothernlaw is a Bay filly horse owned by Jeff Singer. The horse's jockeys are R. Migliore and Alan Garcia. The name alludes to a man's fear of his mother-in-law. Passing Wind is a Brown Gelding owned by George and Doris Racing. The horse's strange name makes an obvious reference to flatulence. Ha Ha Ha is a Bay Gelding owned and trained by K. Clutterbuck. The horse has never won a race as of 2015 and is a nightmare for horse race announcers to pronounce. The name was certain to draw laughs from spectators; the name itself stands for laughter.